Day 01: TOUR UYUNI – SALT FLAT.
10:00am: Meeting at our office in Uyuni before departure time.
11:00am: Departure of the tour to the largest salt desert in the world, the transportation will be a 4x4 wheel drive Land Cruiser, during the trip we will visit the following places:
Train Cemetery.- Vintage locomotives and trains of the late 1890´s and early 1900´s, the used to serve as carriers of salt and minerals throughout Bolivia and South America, these trains were part of a very important industry.
Population of Colchani.- Located at the banks of the great salt flats, Colchani serves as the main entrance to the salt desert here you can observe the extraction of salt by hand in its original form.
Salt Hotel.- Located at the heart of the great salt desert, it is constructed entirely of salt blocks. It is an amazing piece of art work, since every single detail is made of salt such us; chairs, beds, and tables as well as the structure itself.
Incahuasi Island (Isla del Pescado).- Located in the middle of the salt desert, Incahuasi or Isla del Pescado is populated by numerous giant cactus with incredible heights of up to 10 meters. From the top of the island you are able to see an amazing landscape of the great salt flat of Uyuni. After our visit to the island we will have lunch before returning to the town of Uyuni within the afternoon hours.
Included: Shared Land Cruiser 4x4 to the Salt Flat + lunch
RECOMMENDATIONS: Take sheltered clothes, sunglasses, sun cream, a towel, (Personal Stuff).
Note: This is a scenic expedition and does not include a guide.
Info: It does not include entrance fee to Fish Island (Isla del Pescado).
NOTE: The appropriate months to visit this circuit is between April – December (dry seasons).
December – March (rainy season, it is not recommended to visit the Salt Flats in this season).
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