Uyuni Salt Flats Fullday

Experience a landscape like no other in the imposing Uyuni Salt Flats, the world's largest salt desert and learn about the rustic traditional process of salt extractions and visit a building of salt in the land of giant cacti.

DURATION
1 DAY
OUTPUTS
Everyday
PHYSICAL LEVEL
CATEGORY
Cultural
BEGIN IN
Uyuni
PLACES
Uyuni

Itinerary of Uyuni Salt Flats Fullday

Day 1 - Uyuni / Colchani / Fish Island /Uyuni

We'll depart the town of Uyuni at 10:00am in our 4x4 jeep en route to the world's largest desert of salt, the Uyuni Salt Flats.
Our first stop will be the traditional town of Colchani, where we will be able to observe their rustic method of salt extraction. You'll also have a chance to admire their salt-based artisan handicrafts.
Next we will visit the first building in the center of Uyuni, the Salt Hotel, which was constructed entirely of salt and is now used like a museum.
Afterwards we will continue on to Fish Island, where you can see giant cacti more than two meters high.
Finally, we'll return to the town of Uyuni at around 6:00 in the evening.

This program includes

  • Transport: 4x4.
  • Driver/ Spanish guide.
  • Lunch
  • Guided Visit to all Sites
Transport

Private

This program includes

  • Admission: Fish Island (US$10)
  • Drinks & Snacks.

What to bring

Recommendations

  • Warm Clothing
  • Sunscreen & Hat
  • Sunglasses (the ground is bright)
  • Optional:
    * Hotel Lodging in Uyuni
    * Bus: La Paz – Uyuni
    * Bus: Uyuni – La Paz or Potosí
    *Public or Tourist-Class Buses Available.