La Paz - Uyuni – La Paz tour:
Tourism in SALAR DE UYUNI. A day before in the city of La Paz, our local guide will make the pick up of passengers who will enjoy the tour of their hotels for their transfer to bus leaving the town of UYUNI. At 07:30 p.m. bus part bound to the town of Uyuni, the journey takes approximately 10 hours because Salar de Uyuni is located at 537 km from La Paz approximately, a vehicle that will transport them has air conditioning, heating, small snack, blanket, TV, wifi among others.
Being 05:00 a.m. arrive to the Uyuni town, in the bus station our local guide will give us welcome and inform us all about the tour while we take breakfast (breakfast is not included in the cost of the tour). At 10:30 am we will begin with our adventure in UYUNI, as our first destination the cemetery of trains and locomotives Museum. Years ago this place was train station travelling to UYUNI.
After this visit we will go to COLCHANI, on the way you will be able to appreciate the majestic natural landscape and the activities of the population that basically are dedicated to the extraction of the salt. Also on the route you will be able to appreciate a micro factory of salt refining, salt mounds and the crafts market that it exhibits (salt-based craft products). Our lunch will be FISH ISLAND, located in the middle of the salt desert surrounded by beautiful cactus, some of them more than 100 years old. From this point you will be able to take pictures with a panoramic view that surprises your own and strangers.
We continue with the journey through the desert of Salt until arriving at the small town of ATULCHA, a quiet and small island. In this place we can appreciate a hotel built almost in its entirety based on compact saltpeter. Finally we arrive at the town of UYUNI, in the afternoon in Uyuni you will have the free time until 07:00 pm, at which time you must show up at the bus station to leave for LA PAZ or San Pedro de Atacama.