ENJOY AN "OFF THE BEATTEN PATH" EXPEDITION FOR 3 DAYS AND 2 NIGHTS through the Salar de Uyuni, deserts and lagoons of colors. A luxury tour at an affordable price, starting in Uyuni and ending in San Pedro de Atacama. DEPARTURES: THURSDAY AND SATURDAY.
During this journey you will explore conventional views of the Salar, the train cemetery, Colchani, the old Hotel de Sal, the Incahuasi Island and the north shore of the salt plains, unknown to conventional tourism, hike the Tunupa volcano and mountain Cathedral, enter to the Chiquini Cave, visit the mummies of Coquesa, learn a little about our history in interesting museums and finally relax with a magical view of the sunset.
Watch endemic flora and fauna of the region, colored lagoons, canyons, volcanoes, geysers, thermal waters and will reach 5,000 meters above sea level!
Return home feeling like just have visited another planet !!
Acommodation in the best hotels of the route: TAYKA DE SAL and TAYKA DEL DESIERTO with private rooms, private bathrooms, heating and hot water.
(If hotels do not have availability for their travel dates, we will make the change to a similar option, however, these changes may have additional costs, please reserve in advance).
Perfect tour for: families, couples, photographers and explorers who wish to have the complete experience with safety and comfort; Away from the tourist crowds.
SCROLL DOWN TO SEE THE COMPLETE PROGRAM AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS.
NOTE: This is a DRY SEASON program, if your travel dates are between May and November please continue reading, if you plan to travel between mid December and April please go to our RAINY SEASON section.
Transfer in: airport / hotel / bus station I pick up at the moment of your arrival.
Tour begins: 10:00 a.m.
Visit: Uyuni - Train Cemetery - Colchani - Incahuasi Island - Lunch in the salinas - Salt desert - Tunupa - Coquesa - Tahua
Meals: lunch, dinner
Accommodation: Tayka de Sal in Tahua or similar
Tour begins: 07:30 a.m.
Visit: Tahua - C'ijini - Fish Island - Campanas Islands - Burnt Village - Lunch in Tayka de Piedra - Andean Lagoons (Cañapa, Hedionda, Chiarkota, Honda and Ramaditas) - Siloli Desert - Partridge Eye
Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner
Accommodation: Tayka del Desierto in Ojo de Perdiz or similar
Tour begins: 06:30 a.m.
Visit: Ojo de Perdiz - Arbol de Piedra - Laguna Colorada - Gueiseres - Thermal waters - Dalí Desert - Laguna Verde - Hito Cajón - San Pedro de Atacama.
Meals: breakfast, lunch
Transfer out: Semi-Private Bus from Hito Cajón to San Pedro de Atacama at 2:00 p.m.
Arrival: 16:00 hrs. approx
NOTE: Travel times and location stays may vary depending on the group; coordinate with your driver the best moments for each stop so you can make the most of this amazing place.
* IMPORTANT NOTE: in occasional storms during rainy season and very heavy snowfalls that occur in this area in winter, between June and August, the authorities of one of the two countries close Hito Cajones, so the border pass is transferred to Avaroa / Ollague, north of the route. In this case, additional costs apply that must be covered in full by the passenger. Creative Tours will help with the organization of this change and the modification of the route. The additional costs are:
|DESDE UY: DIFERENCIA DE PRECIOS X CAMBIO DE HITO A OLLAGUE. $us NETOS por pax|
|Dif. entre compartidos (contra confirmación del comp. de Ollague a SPA en el momento)||-23||-23||-23||-23|
|Dif entre privados||-250||-125||-83||-63|
|Dif entre compartido a privado||-340||-165||-107||-78|
|Dif entre privado a compartido (contra confirmación del comp. de Ollague a SPA en el momento)||67||17||Conviene priv.|
|Dif entre compartido a bus regular (contra confirmación del bus y del espacio en el momento)||-23||-23||-23||-23|
|Dif entre privado a bus regular (contra confirmación del bus y del espacio en el momento)||67||17||0||-8|