Bolivia

Bolivia is a country rich in traditions and natural wonders, offering the traveller a great variety of unexpected places and breathtaking panoramas. Las Paz, the world’s highest capital, is a fascinating city filled with steep, narrow cobblestone streets. Bolivia’s highlights include the stunning Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable body of water on earth and the Spectacular Salar de Uyubi, the World’s largest salt flat which stretches 11,000 km2.

Planning your holiday is easy, and speak to your friendly Consultant.

Tour TypeTrip NameNo. DaysBookingsPrices per person
Independent TourExperience La Paz3From $445.00
Independent TourSalt Flats of Uyuni4From $2,095.00
Independent TourHandpicked Bolivia7From $3,349.00

Experience La Paz

Visit the famous Witch Doctor’s market and Plaza Murillo before leaving the city to visit the spectacular canyons and pinnacles of the Moon Valley. Experience the rugged geography of La Paz and El Alto cities whilst riding the world’s highest and longest cable car.

Itinerary  
Day 1: Arrive La Paz

On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2: La Paz

Visit the famous Witch Doctor's market and Plaza Murillo where the Cathedral, the Government Palace and the National Congress buildings are located. Explore the famous colonial street Calle Jaen, before leaving the city to visit the spectacular canyons and pinnacles of the Moon Valley. Conclude with a ride on the world's highest and longest cable car and experience the rugged geography of La Paz and El Alto cities.

Day 3: Depart La Paz

Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Inclusions 
Meals: 2 breakfasts
Transport: Airport Transfers & Modern air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation: 2 nights
Guide: Local English Speaking guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

Salt Flats of Uyuni

Bolivia’s salt flats were part of a pre-historic salt lake. Where the sky and ground merge like heaven on earth, Salar de Uyuni is the world’s largest salt flat.

Itinerary  
Day 1: Arrive Uyuni - San Juan

On arrival in Uyuni travel by road to San Juan. En-route stop at the Uyuni Salt Flat and Incahuasi Island, famous for its gigantic cacti.

Day 2: San Juan - Red Lagoon - Huayllajara

Travel Huayllajara enroute visit Siloli Desert to see a rocky formation known as Stone Tree. Stop at the Red Lagoon, populated by three species of flamencos.

Day 3: Huayllajara - Green Lagoon - Uyuni

Visit the Green Lagoon, an impressive aquatic mirror that resembles a giant emerald with a particular brightness in the mornings and afternoons. Close to this lagoon, is Licancahur Volcano. Visit the valley of rocks, famous for its gigantic rock formations and continue to Uyuni.

Day 4: Depart Uyuni

Transfer to the airport.

Inclusions 
Meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches
Transport: Airport Transfers & Modern air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation: 3 nights
Guide: Local English Speaking guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

Handpicked Bolivia

Be dazzled by the magic of an ever-changing vista and swept away by the wealth of authentic culture in this unforgettable land of contrasts. Travel across Lake Titicaca and discover the birthplace of the Incas, explore La Paz’s cobble stone streets, fascinating witchcraft markets and the Moon Valley with its amazing geological shapes. Travel to the Uyuni Salt Lake, a true paradise for photographers with its magnificent sunsets.

Itinerary  
Day 1: Arrive Puno - Lake Titicaca

This morning depart on an overland journey from Puno, the capital of Peruvian folklore, to Copacabana, located at the shores of Lake Titicaca. Lake Titicaca is one of the most fascinating lakes in the world and situated at 3,800m above sea level. Once in Copacabana board your catamaran and sail to Sun Island, the legendary birthplace of the Inca Empire, and home to over 180 Incan ruins. In Incan mythology, Lake Titicaca is the place from which the world was created from, when the god Viracocha came out of the lake and created the sun, the stars and the first people. Explore Challapampa Village, where you will have the opportunity to learn about one of the local indigenous communities. Visit the museum, some of their houses, the chapel and school. Enjoy a romantic candle light dinner on board the catamaran, where you will spend the night.

Day 2: Lake Titicaca - La Paz

Continue sailing across Lake Titicaca, enjoying the stunning views. En-route visit the Inca garden covered with Pachamama Terraces, authentic agricultural Inca terraces that contain a wide variety of Andes crops and medicinal herbs. Travel to the Inti Wata Cultural Complex which includes a unique sailing experience to the Pilkokaina Inca Palace aboard a traditional Titicaca vessel. The only large reed vessel that plies the entire lake, it is an unforgettable experience that uses almost extinct Titicaca navigational techniques to cruise the lake. While at the cultural complex, participate in agricultural work and learn about Andean agricultural technology, traditional medicine and ancient healing rituals. Visit Ekako, a unique underground museum that contains the largest collection of Sun Island’s archaeological items and Andean mummies. Disembark the catamaran after lunch for your overland transfer to La Paz.

Day 3: La Paz – Colchani - Uyuni

This morning there is an early flight to Uyuni. En-route, explore Colchani, the town where salt is produced, and shop for unique salt handicrafts. Continue to Thunupa Volcano and visit Chantani village and the extraordinary Coquesa mummies. Enjoy a unique overnight stay at a hotel built out of salt blocks with rooms overlooking the Uyuni salt mine.

Day 4: Salt Desert of Uyuni

At an altitude of about 3,600m the Salt Desert of Uyuni is part of the Bolivian Altiplano and the largest salt flat in the world. This part of the Bolivian Andes offers amazing views and experiences that you won’t see anywhere else on earth. During the dry season you can drive across it admiring its vastness, but for a few months of the year, when there is some water in the lake, it turns into a huge mirror. Discover the salt lake, visit the Galaxy Cave and its extraordinary stalagmites and stalactites, the Devil’s Cave, with sacred burial chambers and the Incahuasi Island, famous for its gigantic cacti. With the salt flats, lagoons, clear sky, giant cacti and colourful flamingos dotting the landscape, this desert is a photographer’s dream.

Day 5: Uyuni - La Paz

This morning transfer to the airport for your flight to La Paz, where you will stay for the next two nights. This afternoon at your leisure to discover this fascinating city.

Day 6: La Paz

La Paz and its surrounds will transport you to an enigmatic past. Every corner and every street is a hidden treasure. Explore the famous Witch Doctor’s market, San Francisco Church and the traditional Sagarnaga street market with its exquisite handicrafts. Your trip continues to Plaza Murillo where you will appreciate the fine colonial architecture of the Cathedral, the Government Plaza and the National Congress building. Conclude you exploration with a visit to the unique Moon Valley, just outside La Paz, a clay formation resembling the face of the Moon that has been eroded over years by the dry winds of southern Bolivia. It is also an important site for the famous Dias de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).

Day 7: Depart La Paz

Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Inclusions 
Meals: 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & Modern air-conditioned vehicle
Flight: Flight Ticket: La Paz / Uyuni / La Paz
Accommodation: 6 nights
Guide: Local English Speaking guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary