Trip in Bolivia|
3 days / 2 nights Difficulty: 1/3
Cusco La Paz
Tour in Bolivia during 3 days
Want to discover a part of Bolivia during few days?
We are proposing a trip of 3 days to discover La Paz and the most important salt desert in the World : El Salar de Uyuni.
La Paz is located in a dry huge canyon raised at 4000 meters of altitude. It's one of the only cities where you have to climb to go in the rich neighborhood.
You will find a lot of mirador to have a beautiful view on the commercial capital and on a colored market where you will find what you want at low price. Then, discover the “Salar of Uyuni” at 3650 meters of altitude, a huge salt desert of 12 500 square kilometer with some lost islands like the Pescado island where its cactus raised at 10 or 12 meters.
Nothing better to discover a part of this splendid border country of Peru like these 3 days of adventure.
Day 1 : Flight Cusco/ La Paz + night bus at Uyuni
According to the hour of your flight, you can visit La Paz.
If you want to jointhe center from the airport, you will find near the exit of the airport, small shuttles who will take you to the center for 3,80 bolivianos.
Other possibility: the taxi for about 50 bolivianos. You can exchange your money at the airport, but we advise you to change in the center because the rate is more favorable.
After visiting the witch market (mercado de las brujas) or the Monticulo Park to have a splendid view of the city, you can meet the agency present on site who will take you at the bus terminal. You will leave at 9:00 PM from La Paz in a comfortable bus with cover and pillow to arrive at Uyuni at the 7:00 AM. Dinner and breakfast included.
Day 2: Visit of the Salar de Uyuni + Bus de noche en La Paz
You will have 2-3 hours to visit Uyuni. Departure at 10:30 AM in Jeep, group of 6 people + driver.
First stop : cemetery of trains, you can observe locomotives and trains very old, from 1899.
Second stop : Colchani which is a market with a lot of souvenirs. A museum is also present, with status made in salt.
Third stop : Hotel of salt where you will be at the earth of the Salar. You can eat here on desk and chair made of salt.
Fourth and last stop : Incahuasi island : in other words "Fishes Island". It's an island with a lot of huge cactus and an amazing view.
Return at Uyuni around 7:00 PM, departure of the bus at 8:00 PM to La Paz and arrived at the 6:00 AM.
The driver of the bus is not a guide, he gives only the most important informations in spanish.
Day 3 : flight La Paz/Cusco
Return flight La Paz/Cusco
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