Uyuni: 1-Day Salt Flats and Desert Adventure Tour

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Embark on a 3-day journey from Uyuni, exploring salt flats, deserts, and colorful lagoons. Capture stunning photos and experience diverse landscapes

Highlights

  • Witness the sunrise over the vast Uyuni Salt Flats and capture lifetime memories
  • Explore the vibrant Laguna Colorada, home to three species of flamingos
  • Relax in the therapeutic Polques hot springs amidst volcanic landscapes
  • Discover the surreal desert landscapes reminiscent of Salvador Dali's paintings

Description

Begin your adventure at the Salty Desert office in Uyuni, departing at 10:00 AM. Your first stop is the historic Train Cemetery, featuring rusting old locomotives—a photographer's delight. Continue to Colchani Village to learn about traditional salt processing before venturing onto the vast Uyuni Salt Flats. Visit the Playa Blanca Salt Museum and the iconic Salt Dakar Monument. Enjoy lunch here before heading to the heart of the salt flats for fun perspective photos and possibly a sunset view, depending on the season. Day two starts with breakfast followed by a visit to Salar de Chiguana and the Ollague volcano lookout. Witness flamingos in their natural habitat at lakes Cañapa, Hedionda, and Chiarkota, then traverse the Siloli Desert to see the Stone Tree. The highlight is the stunning Laguna Colorada, known for its red hue and flamingo populations. On the final day, rise early for the geysers at Sol de Mañana and a relaxing dip in the Polques hot springs. After visiting the surreal landscapes of the Salvador Dali Desert, conclude at Laguna Verde. The tour offers options to return to Uyuni or continue to San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.

Includes

4x4 transport Lunch with vegetarian options Oxygen tank

Important Information

  • Start time:10:30am End time: 8pm (same day)

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