Bolivia Chile: Tour 15 days
Day 1: La Paz
After your arrival you will have free time to relax in your hotel or to observe the surrounding city. Overnight in Sajama***.
Day 2: La Paz Citytour, Teleferico – Valle de la Luna
After breakfast we will go for a city tour (Plaza Murillo, Cathedral, Church San Francisco, Mercado de las Brujas and more). We will see the city from above with the Teleferico and will do a trip to „Valle de la Luna“. Overnight in Sajama***.
Day 3: Death Road
Today we will do the famous trip „Death Road“. It’s a road which is famous for its danger and adventure sports. After this adventure we will return to our hotel Sajama***.
Day 4: La Paz – Potosi
The journey today will last 8 hours to Potosi. We will have a lot of stops to see the beautiful changing country. Overnight in Hostal Carlos V.
Day 5: Potosi – Uyuni
Today we visit the Casa de Moneda, the Monasterio Santa Teresa and the Market Calvario. Afterward we continue our trip to silvermines where we can observe the old technique of working with minerals. In Uyuni we can watch a beautiful sunset in the desert of sal. Overnight in Hostal Marit.
Day 6: Salt desert
Around 10 ‘o clock in the morning we start our trip through the desert of salt Uyuni in our private Transport 4x4 Land Cruiser. In Colchani we can see how the salt gets proceed and can see a hotel which is built entirely with salt. From there its not far tot he island Inkahuasi, an island which is almost completely overgrown with cacti and is surrounded by the salt desert. Here we will have lunch. Overnight in Chuivica.
Day 7: Chuivica – Laguna Colorada
Today we continue our journey through stunning terrain to the Stone Forest with the famous ‘Arbol de Piedra', the active volcano Ollagüe and several lagoons harboring a variety of flamingos. Near the Laguna Colorada we will stay in a simple accommodation at 4900m altitude.
Day 8: Laguna Colorada – San Pedro de Atacama
On our way to the Chilean border we will visit today the geysirs “Sol de Manana” and hot springs in an altitude of 5000m above sea level. At the end of the day we will reach San Pedro de Atacama, a village in the middle of one of the driest deserts in the world. Overnight in Hotel Katarpe***.
Day 9: San Pedro de Atacama – Valle de la Luna
In the morning we will head towards the Pukara Quitor. Here we can see fortresses and ruins from the pre-Inka period (1536) from where we can have a spectacular view over Cordillera Real and Quebrada. In the afternoon we will visit another moon valley. Overnight again in Hotel Katarpe.
Day 10: San Pedro de Atacama
Today you will have the day at leidure. We recommend you to rent a bike and explore the surrounding area. Overnight again in Hotel Katarpe***.
Day 11: San pedro de Atacama – Humberstone – Iquique
Today we continue our journey to Humberstone, where we visit the ancient saltpeter works that have been awarded by UNESCO as World Heritage.Overnight in Iquique in Hotel Esmeralda***.
Day 12: Iquique – Oruro
Today we will drive about 500Km to Oruro. The landscape is impressive and the Altiplano in its greatest beauty. Overnight in Hostal Graciela.
Day 13: Oruro – Tiahuanaco – La Paz
We leave Oruro with direction Tiahuanaco, where we visit the archological complex of the city which belongs to the oldest culture in the world. Overnight in La Paz again in Hotel Sajama***.
Day 14: Trekking Tuni
At 8 ‘o clock in the morning we leave La Paz toward Tuni. The trip takes about 2 hours and offers a stunning view over Lake Titicaca and the Cordillera Real. Afterward we start our 3 hours hike where we can see snowcapped mountains, lagoons and llamas/alpacas. Overnight again in Hotel Sajama***.
Day 15: La Paz – Europe
Meals according to the route, local Tourist guides, breakfast at the hotels, private transport 4x4 Land Cruiser during the entire trip, tickets, transfer airport-hotel-airport, all overnights
International air tickets, airport fees, tickets for independent enterprises, snacks & alcoholic beverages
Price per person = 2390,-USD