DAY 1 | OUTBUND
Upon arrival to La Paz make your own way to the hostel. Day at leisure.
DAY 2 | LA PAZ
Breakfast. Walking tour aorund La Paz city center, you will to get to know its most significant and historical places of this strange city.
DAY 3 | TIWANACU - UYUNI
Breakfast. Transfer to Tiwanaku. Half-day tour visiting the well preserved Tiwanaku archaeological site a spiritual and political history of a powerful empire culture. Lunch included. Return to La Paz. make your way to the bus tation to boar overnight bus to Uyuni.
DAY 4 | UYUNI SALT FLATS
Meet on arrival and transfer to Uyuni to begin the 3 days, 2 nights salt flat tour. The tour starts visiting the Train graveyard where you will see the first locomotives from XIX century, after 30 minutes you’ll visit Colchani, where you will see the rustic salt factories, if you want to buy a handicraft made of salt or textiles made of llama wool, this would be a good place to find them. Then get ready to see the wonderful Uyuni Salt Flats, which has more than 10.000 square kilometres. First you will visit the piles of salt: small pyramids that local people make to dry and then process the salt. Next, you will see the Ojos del Salar: natural conduits that end in holes through which saltwater circulates, followed by the first and only salt hotel within the salt flats which is now a museum. Afterwards you will go straight ahead to the Isla Incawasi (Incawasi Island) where will see giant cacti and rock formations of petrified coral. Continuing your journey, you will enjoy the landscape in the middle of the salt flats and of course photographs taken with perspective. Finally, you will spend one night in the small town of San Juan.
DAY 5 | UYUNI SALT FLATS
The tour will start at 08:00 a.m., after your breakfast you will visit the Ollagüe Volcano viewpoint (5.865 meters above sea level), where you can see smoke emanating from the active volcano.Afterwards you can take pictures of the first flamingos in lagoons, including the Cañapa, Hedionda, Chiarcota and Ramaditas, which are used by flamingos as a point of feeding and resting during their migratory movements. Subsequently you will pass through the Siloli Desert where you will find the‘Arbol de Piedra’ (Stone Tree), who’s evolution and form are due to the wind erosion of time. Finally get ready to see the 'Laguna Colorada’ (red lagoon), named after the reddish colour of its waters, passing the gateway to the ‘Reserva Eduardo Abaroa’ (National Park). You will spend the night in Huayllajara, near the Laguna Colorada.
DAY 6 | UYUNI SALT FLATS - LA PAZ
Get ready for a long day, the tour starts early at 05:00 a.m. and it’s advised to wear warm clothes. Today you will visit the Geysers, (4.950 meters above sea level) where you can see volcanic activity, fumaroles emanating toxic gas and volcanic lava boiling with a strong smell of sulphur. Then you can enjoy a hot bath in the natural hot springs water (280 °F to 300 °F). After you will pass the Dali Desert where you can admire the rock formations, followed by Laguna Blanca (white) and Laguna Verde (green) located at the foot of the Licancabur Volcano (5.930 meters above sea level).If you wish to finish the tour in San Pedro (Chile) the car will go to the border between Bolivia and Chile (with an optional transfer to San Pedro de Atacama at 09:30 a.m.). On the way back to Uyuni you can admire the landscape of the Valley of Rocks where there are giant reddish boulders that have been polished by nature and wind erosion.The tour will end with a visit to San Cristobal town and you will arrive at Uyuni around 5,30 PM. Hostel Accommodation.
DAY 7 | UYUNI - POTOSI
Breakfast. make your own way to the bus staion to boad Local bus to Potosí. Upon arrivalmake your way to the hostel. Afternoon, city tour with a visit to “La casa de la moneda” included (Currency house).
DAY 8 | POTOSI - COCHABAMBA
Breakfast. Hostel check-out. Morning at leisure. After Lunch time, tour to the silver mines. Make your way to the bus station to board overnight bus to Cochabamba.
DAY 9 | COCHABAMBA
Upon arrival make your own way to the hostel. Day At leisure to explore the city.
DAY 10 | COCHABAMBA - TOROTORO
Breakfast, pick up at your Hotel and transfer to take shared minivan to ToroToro. Arrival and transfer to your hostel. After lunch, shared transfer to Umajalanta Cavern, This amazing cavern offers particularly beautiful views. The Umajalanta Cavern is 4600 meters long. The majestic entrance is approximately 20 meters high and 30 meters wide, the cavern structure is formed by calcareous rock, sandstone and plaster. A river runs through the heart of Umajalanta Cavern, disappearing in the darkness. This unusual place offers to its visitors impressive subterranean views of stalagmites and stalactites. Return and dinner.
DAY 11 | TOROTORO
Brekfast. Shared transfer to Vergel. Located just three kilometers to the north from Toro Toro Town, the Vergel waterfall offers to its visitors a contrasting landscape after rocky canyon formations. The Vergel waterfall is fed by a subterranean spring that pours out over the side of the rock wall, forming a cool cavern that allows visitors to stand directly under it or even behind it. Thanks to the waters, nature also makes it a greener place full of ferns, moss, lianas and lichens. These cover the rocky formations imitating a green net. Several small natural pools of clear water ideal for a bath are also located in the same area. After visit to Vergel, shared transfer to Pachamama Wasi MuseumReturn to Hostel. Dinner.
DAY 12 | TOROTORO - COCHABAMBA
Braskfast. Shared Minivan back to Cochabamaba. Arrival. Hostel Day use. Afternoon at leiuse. Hostel check-out At night bus to La Paz.
DAY 13 | LA PAZ
Arrival to La Paz where you will be met and transferred to your accommodation. Day off to explore the city by yourself. In the afertoon Cholita’s wrestling tour.
DAY 14 | LA PAZ - COPACABANA - SUN ISLAND
In the morning, bus to Copacabana, the most important town at the shores of Lake Titicaca (highest lake in the world, at 3812 m.a.s.l.) and home of many ancient traditions and relics of pre-incan civilizations. Arrival and accommodation. Lunch. Take a ferry to Isla del Sol, an amazing location to watch the sunset over the lake. Accommodation.
DAY 15 | COPACABANA - LA PAZ
Breakfast and return to Copacabana. free time at leisure to explore by yourself. Return bus to La Paz. upon arrival make your own way to your hostel.
DAY 16 | LA PAZ
Breakfast and transfer out to the airport. Return to the UK.
4 Nights stay in La Paz w/bfk
1 Night stay in Uyuni w/bfk
1 Night stay in Potosi w/bfk
1 Night stay in Cochabamba w/bfk + Day use
Walking tour, Tiwanacu with lunch & Cholita´s wresling
4x4 Truck tour to Uyuni´s Salt Flat & Coloured Lagoons, 3 days / 2 nights at basics refuges accommodation in shared basis, full board
City Tour with Casa de la Moneda and mines
Torotoro 2 nights/3 Days tour at hostel with full board
COPACABANA & SUN ISLAND
Sun Island 2 days / 1 night at Eco Hostel with dinner
International & internal flights
Travel insurance (medical and/or personal).
Meals not mention in the meal plan.
Personal expenses (laundry, phone, tips, etc.)