This expedition (in 4WD in total autonomy), We then enter the “Great Lipez”, region little known by tourism, where it is not rare to see condors, the trips to the Salar de Uyuni are an unforgettable experience, entirely off-the-beaten-path traverses the marvels of the Bolivian Altiplano. After the Salar de Uyuni, we take the direction of the South by the road of the Lagunas until we reach the Southern extremity of the country.
We depart at 7:30 am to Quebrada de Palala, we climb "El Sillar", with spectacular rocks, Nazarenito, AwuanaPampa is a mining town, Trapiche,We follow our expedition in this wild and deserted country where live condors and ostriches that escaped the more visited area of South Lipez. We cross the villages of San Pablo de Lipez and Kollpani(accommodation).
Early departure towards regions seldom visited by tourists.We go to Relave, continue to the Laguna Amarilla, we first reach the very remote Laguna Celeste, the most romantic lake, as the color of the sky, with different birds the Uturunco Volcano (6010m), finally we go through the volcanic area of Quetena(accommodation).
Departure through the Altiplano and some green canyons, take us to Laguna Hedionda, we continue to Laguna Kollpa, Salar Chalviri,Aguas Termales medicinal baths of Polques, Laguna Verde (emerald green), Volcan Licancabur(5916m), can be climbed (1 day more), Dali Desert, Geysers "Sol de Mañana"at 5000m with bubbling lava and fumes of sulfur, Huallajara (accommodation).
After leaving We take off to the Laguna Colorada flamingo sanctuary where the water changes during the day in red to dark blue, Desierto de Siloli where there are spectacular Eolithic rock formations , Arbol de Piedra, Vizcachas and we take the “Route of the Jewels”: lagunas Cañapa, Hedionda, Ch’arkota, Honda, Ramaditas, sanctuary to three varieties of Flamingoes.We pass at the foot of volcanoes Ollague (still active) and Tomasamil (el. 5900 m.a.s.l.), on the Chilean border. Salar de Chiguana, San Juan (graveyard chullpas), All included. Night in shelter (basic comfort) in Puerto Chuvica.
We go to the Salar (3650m.s.n.m),with 12,000 kmof the surface, Incahuasi or Fish Island,(of volcanic origin, covered with stromatolites and giant cacti)consists of a cactus-covered hill up to 12m high with over a thousand years,Hotel de Sal(museum),Ojos de Agua,Montones de Sal extractedand processed in Colchani mines, becoming human consumption and used in creating crafts, The journey ends visiting the Train Cemetery in Uyuni at 13:00pm.
- Transportation in 4x4 vehicle
- Spanish speaking driver/guide
- Basic accommodation
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner(vegetarian and non vegetarian), snack,mineral water
- Sleeping bag additional cost 10USD
- Travel insurance
- Oxygen additional cost
- Alcoholic drinks,Extra water,Toilet paper
- Ticket to the Pueblo Fantasma USD 3 per pax
- Ticket to the National Reserve USD 22 per pax
- Ticket to Incahuasi Island USD 5 per pax
- English Guide(Ask for availability) USD 250 per group
- Use of Public Bathrooms around the tour and use of shower in basic accommodations
Exceptional walking tour of La Paz's murals, which weave a potent tale of Bolivia's political and historical intrigue and the impact thereof on contemporary society. Wonderful to "walk the talk" as it were and learn about the living history and memory of the country and refreshi
I loved my trips with La Paz , one through Apolobamba and one through El Alto and La Paz. EDU is a fabulous leader who attends to every detail and gives the hiker both a great hike and deep cultural experience. He is informal and care taking and clearly has strong
Tours muy bueno, todos incluido, duchas gratis. Alan lo mejorrrr.
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