Salt Flats of Uyuni in 3D-2N

Cultural & Theme Tours in Uyuni

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Visit the amazing salt flats of Uyuni, over 12.000 km of salt, visit the unique colored lagoon, volcanoes, deserts, thermal waters, and all the beautiful natural wonders that lie withing the National Park Eduardo Avaroa.
Day 1:Depart from our office in Uyuni at 10:00, visit the train cemetery, the town of Colchani where they extract and process the salt. Afterwards visit the first salt hotel ever built in the area.  After the hotel head across the salt flats towards the giant cactus island known as Incawasi or Fish Island, here you will see cactus over 3 meters tall.  After lunch you will head towards the lodge where you will spend the first night.  Day 2:The second day you will head further south accross deserts, passing volcanoes and you will see the first colored lagoons, including the white, the blue, chiarkota, and finally the famous red lagoon. You will spend the second night near the red lagoon. Day 3:On the third day you will leave really early to visit the geyzers and fumaroles as well as the thermal waters.  And finally you will visit the Licancabur Volcano and the green lagoon.  From here you can either head back to Uyuni or go to San Pedro de Atacama (Chile).

What’s included

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Meals as per itinerary (2B=breakfast, 3L=lunch, 2D=dinner)
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Small-group tour

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees (27$us)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Itinerary

Day 1: Depart from our office in Uyuni at 10:00, visit the train cemetery, the town of Colchani where they extract and process the salt. Afterwards visit the first salt hotel ever built in the area.  After the hotel head across the salt flats towards the giant cactus island known as Incawasi or Fish Island, here you will see cactus over 3 meters tall.  After lunch you will head towards the lodge where you will spend the first night. 
Day 2: The second day you will head further south accross deserts, passing volcanoes and you will see the first colored lagoons, including the white, the blue, chiarkota, and finally the famous red lagoon. You will spend the second night near the red lagoon.
Day 3: On the third day you will leave really early to visit the geyzers and fumaroles as well as the thermal waters.  And finally you will visit the Licancabur Volcano and the green lagoon.  From here you can either head back to Uyuni or go to San Pedro de Atacama (Chile).
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