AUKA RUNAS TUPIZA-ATACAMA 4D (RAINY SEASON)

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If you are looking for the "mirror effect", you will find it on this 4-day and 3-night tour through the valleys of rocks, the Salar de Uyuni, the deserts and the colored lagoons. A quality tour for travelers with low budget, starting in Tupiza  and ending in San Pedro de Atacama. DAILY DEPARTURES.



On this trip you will visit the Palala gorge, the Butch Cassidy and Sundance Kid’s refuge, the sand hills you can see the "mirror effect" on the flooded Salt Flats, we also visit the Train Cemetery, Colchani, the old Salt Hotel , the Incahuasi Island (if the water level and the authorities allow it) and finally you will marvel at a magical view of the sunset from the salt mounds. You will also see flora and fauna endemic to the region, colored lagoons, canyons, volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and you will reach 5,000 meters above sea level! You will return home feeling like you have just visited another planet. At the end we will take the shared bus to San Pedro de Atacama.


Acommodation in basic lodgings in the communities, very comfortable and clean. We have private rooms, private bathrooms and hot water.


Perfect tour for: Solo Travelers, small families, groups of friends and adventurers who want to have the complete experience with security and privacy at a low budget, away from the crowds of tourists.


GO BELOW TO SEE THE FINAL PROGRAM AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS


NOTE: This is a RAINY SEASON program, if your travel dates are between mid-December and April, read on. If your travel dates are between May and December, please go to our DRY SEASON section.


*Please take into account that the reservation through our website has a 15% fee. If you prefer a cheaper payment method, contact gabriela.aranibar@uyuniexpeditions.com.bo

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DAY 1
Transfer in: Hotel in Tupiza.
Tour begins: 10:00 a.m.
Visit: Tupiza - rock formations - Quebrada del Palala - Viewpoint ¨Las Coloradas¨- Mirador ¨Sillard¨- Butch Museum Cassidy and Sundance Kid in San Vincente - Mirador de la Mina - Sand hills - Uyuni
Meals: lunch, dinner
Accommodation: Le Ciel in Uyuni or similar

DAY 2
Tour begins: 10:00 a.m.
Visit: Uyuni - Cementerio de trenes - Colchani - Almuerzo en el Salar - Desierto de sal inundado -  Isla Incahuasi (if allowed) - Montículos de Sal - Sunset - Uyuni.
Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner
Accommodation: Hotel LeCiel in Uyuni or similar

DAY 3
Tour begins: 08:30 a.m.
Visit: Uyuni - San Cristóbal - Alota - Laguna Turquiri - Chulluncani - Mina Corina - Lagunas Andinas (Cañapa, Hedionda, Chiarkota, Honda y Ramaditas) - Desierto del Siloli - Árbol de Piedra - Laguna Colorada - Huayllajara
Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner
Accommodation: San Bernardo in Huayllajara or similar

DAY 4
Tour begins: 05:00 a.m.
Visit: Huayllajara - Gueiseres - Hot Springs - Dalí Desert - Green Lagoon - White Lagoon - Hito Cajón - San Pedro de Atacama.
Meals: breakfast
Transfer out: Shared transfer from Hito Cajón to San Pedro de Atacama at 10:00 am
Arrival: 12:00 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 very heavy rains during rainy season and 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
No. Pax 1 2 3 4
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
  • USD 717 PER PERSON
  • NEW ROUTE !!
  • Shared Tour
  • Daily departures
  • Minimum 2 and maximum 4 passengers per car
  • Private rooms with private bathrooms
  • Hot water in hotels
  • First aid kit, oxygen tank and satellite phone in the car
  • Transfer in / out included
  • Includes Shared Transfer from Hito Cajón to San Pedro de Atacama
  • Vegetarian option available
  • Driver in spanish
  • Ticket price USD 47 per person
  • Additional for single room USD 55 (3 nights)
  • Guide in English USD 480 per group
  • ADD-ON: STARGAZING TOUR
  • ADD-ON: SUNRISE TOUR
  • Discounts for children available (from 3 to 12 years old)
  • Book this excursion at least 1 week in advance
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