1 day tour Uyuni salt flats
Full day tour Uyuni salt flat
Train graveyard – Colchani (Salt factory)
Colchani – Salt lake – Salt mounds
Salt mounds – Salt eyes – Salt museum
Salt museum – Incahuasi island (only if accesible during the rainy season)
Return to Uyuni, airport or Salt hotel in Colchani
IMPORTANT! Please take notice that due to climate and road conditions these routes may vary and can sometimes be changed, reason for which this the itinerary above is a reference itinerary. In case of too much water on the Uyuni salt flats it is not possible to reach Fish Island and Incahuasi island and to cross the Salar by car. You can still visit the shores of the Uyuni salt flats though.
- Private transport in comfortable 4×4 with oxygen tube.
- Spanish speaking driver.
- Incahuasi island entrance fee.
Tour does not include:
- Alcoholic drinks, personal snacks and tips.
- Guide (English speaking guide available).
- Hotel accommodation.
- Bus tickets to Sucre, Potosi or La Paz.
- Hotel reservations in Uyuni after the tour has finished.
- (Bilingual) guides.
- Private transport to or from Sucre, Potosi and La Paz in Bolivia.
What we recommend you to take with you:
The route to the salt lake is cold, windy and with high solar radiation. During the day it is generally sunny and the weather is pleasant. Our recommendations on what to bring with you are:
- Warm clothes.
- Woolen socks.
- Hat that covers your ears and protects you from the sun.
- Lip moisturizer.
- Sun block 30+.
- Sun glasses.
- Raincoat (From December to March)
- Extra water.
Note: Don’t forget to bring a copy of your passport.
Are you staying at least one night in Uyuni? Then you can easily combine your day tour with a stargazing tour!
We also offer the following 2 or more days tours on the Uyuni salt flats:
- Uyuni – Uyuni Tayka tour
- Uyuni – Uyuni with basic hostels
- Uyuni – San Pedro de Atacama
- San Pedro de Atacama – Uyuni
- San Pedro de Atacama – San Pedro de Atacama
- Tupiza – Uyuni
- San Pedro – Uyuni – Tupiza
- Tupiza – Uyuni – San Pedro
- A luxurious option: camping in style at Kachi lodge.
Please contact us for more information.
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More info about the salar de Uyuni tour? Check out the following travel blogs:
´Nos han gustado mucho los dos tours. Los chóferes y guías muy bien en ambos casos. Los hoteles nos gustaron mucho y todo ha salido muy bien. El Salar y Lagunas espectacular. En general muy bien todo. Muchas gracias!'
´Gijs, the trip to Uyuni was very good thanks. We were impressed with the overall package and would not hesitate to use your services again. Many Thanks.´
´Nos han gustado mucho los dos tours. Los chóferes y guías muy bien en ambos casos. Los hoteles nos gustaron mucho y todo ha salido muy bien. El Salar y Lagunas espectacular. En general muy bien todo. Muchas gracias!´
´It was absolutely fabolous! Excellent driver and guide! And transport to Chile! Loved all we saw! Thanks for organising the trip and for answering all my questions!´
´We had a wonderful trip for 3 days and the weather was nice apart from some snow and hail on the last day which made it kind of special. ´
´Hi Gijs, I just wanted to say that we had a wonderful trip. The organisation was perfect - thank you for sorting it all for us. Best regards, Mike´
´Dear Gijs, I just wanted to thank you for an incredible experience in the Salar of Uyuni earlier this year. The nature and the people were unforgettable. Ottavio was a great enthusiastic guide. It could not have been better. All the best from Germany, Chris´
´Dear Gijs, we would like to thank you for organising such a fantastic tour for us. We had an amazing time. Wilson was a great driver, very professional yet a lot of fun too. We had heard many stories of people having bad experiences so were a little wary about booking a tour. The food was great and the vehicle was very comfortable. If any of our friends head this way, we'll be passing on your details. Thanks again. Regards John and Paul´
´Dear Gijs, Thank you very much for following through with everything and making this part of our trip to South America go so smooothly. We have had several hassles with other bookings - people not turning up, or no name cards or wrong information etc. It is so refreshing to have everything go right. I shall have no hesitation in recommending you to any of our acquaintances. Regards, Carmen Wells´
- The Netherlands
´Gijs, de 3 daagse trip is prima bevallen. We waren heel blij met de omgekeerde volgorde. De eerste dag was best lang maar goed te doen. Onze chauffeur Freddy was helemaal goed. Vriendelijk en behulpzaam. En al kon hij bijna geen woord Engels hij deed erg z´n best on alles duidelijk te maken. Dat lukte ook vrij aardig. Wat we onderweg gezien hebben was top maar dat wis je natuurlijk al. Met name de laatste dag, het zoutmeer was indrukwekkend maar ook de lagunes en flamingo´s waren heel mooi om te zien. Van enige ontbering was geen sprake want de hotels waren prima. Ook hier eenvoudig maar goed. Ook het eten was prima. Onderweg en in de hotels.Je zult uit bovenstaand relaas begrijpen dat wij heel tevreden waren. Ook de prijs kwaliteitsverhouding vonden wij okay. Wel lekker dat we ons eigen tempo konden bepalen. Dus heel erg bedankt voor je dringende advies om naar Uyuni te gaan!Groeten, Suzanne en Kees'