Volcanoes and Salares, 3 days ending in Bolivia or 4 days with return to San Pedro.
Excursion start time: 7:00 a.m.
Bus transport (San Pedro de Atacama to the border) and 4×4 jeep all part of Bolivia. All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) and drinks (water and juice) during meals. Lodging
Entrances to the parks. Direct payment by the passenger at each park. Alcoholic drinks.
You will be pick up from your hotel in San Pedro de Atacama, to make chilean migration at customs. Then we start driving to Hito Cajon which is the border between Chile and Bolivia. Then you will make another migration to enter Bolivian territory. We will have breakfast. After the changing to a jeep 4×4 vehicle is made, we began to visit the Laguna Blanca, Laguna Verde which is based on the foots of Licancabur Volcano.
The trip continues to Salvador Dali Desert. Then continue to Polques Hot Springs, Morning Sun Geysers arriving up to the spectacular Red Lagoon where you will see thousands of flamingos over the red waters. Accommodation Refuge Hullajara (Laguna Colorada).
Breakfast, then continue to visit the Stone Tree (Desert Siloli) lunch on the way, then continue to the highland lakes; Chiarcota Laguna, Honda, Hedionda and Cañapa. The trip will continue to Paso de León a vantage point to observe the Ollagüe Volcano, Salar de Chiguana, it is currently moderately active, arriving at San Juan (Hostal de Sal where they will have dinner).
After breakfast, the trip continues towards the junction of the Uyuni Salt Flat to get to the Fish Island which is almost in the center of the salt lake. The Thunupa Volcano can be driven or hiked to the most accessible slopes of this volcano to appreciate incredible giant cactus and reach the top to see a spectacular 360 ° view of the Salar de Uyuni. Lunch. Ojos del Salar, Mounds of Salt, we will also visit the first hotel made of salt blocks that is currently a museum. Then we will visit the Community of Colchani where they will observe the process of the Salt artisanally, that consumes the Bolivian population. Last attraction to visit Cementery of Trains, and the tour ends in the city of Uyuni (Bolivia).
* The passengers returning to San Pedro will depart from our agency in Bolivia at approximately 4:00 PM. We will start the transfer to Villa Mar where we will have dinner and spend the last night.
DAY 4 (Only for passengers with return):
We start the return at 05:00 AM, we will have breakfast at the shelter of Laguna Blanca and we will go to Hito Cajón. Here we will carry out the immigration procedures and finally our last destination San Pedro de Atacama, arriving at approximately 12:00 PM.