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UYUNI SALT LAKE - TUNUPA VOLCANO OHE 01

The Uyuni Salt flat is the biggest salt lake in the world, and one of Bolivias´s most extraordinary attractions. .  Isla Pescado, located in the desert of salt, populated by numerous giant cactus with superior heights to the 10 meters, from the summit you can contemplate the wonderful landscape of Salting   “Driving across it is one of the weirdest and most fantastic experiences anywhere on the continent, specially during June and July, when the bright blue skies contrast with the blinding-white salt crust” A. Murphy.

Dawn and dusk on the salt flats are wonderful spectacles, and in the rainy season they turn into a gigantic mirror. It is a photographers Paradise. Experience the highest and largest Salt Lake in the world (10.000 Km2) surrounded by an impressive panorama. Drive across this salt flats to “Isla Pescado” an oasis, where you can find unique flora and fauna, which was completely isolated for thousands of years by a vast plain of salt.

PROGRAM

Day 01: La Paz – Coquesa: Departure from La Paz to Oruro crossing Huari for about 4 hours and half, on asphalt road, then continue 3 hours on dirt road to Coquesa. Free time to explore the area before you enjoy the unique sunset on the shores of the Uyuni Salt lake and the view of Volcan Tunupa (5.400 m.). Night in a local basic accommodation.

Day 02: Isla del Pescado – La Paz: After breakfast, excursion to the Isla Pescado and the Incahuasi Island where we have lunch. Return to La Paz city, arrival to your hotel  at about 8 pm. And end of our services.

The Organized Service Includes

  • Private round trip transport 4x4.
  • Specialized Overland guide.
  • Local basic accommodation.
  • Three meals during the day. (L.D.B.)
  • Entrance tickets to the national park.
  • National Park entrance fees.
  • Communications by handies and mobile phone during the excursion.
  • General Assistance.

Not included:

  • Personal equipment. (All the equipment we have for hire).
  • Water (2  liters required), Chocolate or high calorie sweets /snacks
  • Hotel and restaurant service in La Paz city.
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Any expense due to a rescue operation.
  • Tips.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
If you wish to discuss any aspect of the expedition or your suitability for it, please contact us by telephone or mail.

Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night
Season: March – December
Contact: info@highexpeditionsbolivia.com
Phone: 591-2-2461902
Movil.: 591-79530949 / 73030569