Highland Bolivia 5 days
Visit: Copacabana – La paz capital – Uyuni salt plains.
Day 1: From Puno to Copacabana (Bolivia) – Excursion to Sun Island.
*07:00 Pick up from your Hotel in Puno. The trip starts in the city of Puno, at 2 ½ hours drive in shared transportation to the Peru – Bolivian border (Kasani). Arrive to Copacabana and accommodation in your hotel to continue to the Sun Island to visit the Pilkocaina temple, the Royal Staircases and the holly Inca Fountain. Free afternoon form personal activities.
*Notice: Peru is 1 hour behind Bolivian time.
Day 2: Copacabana town – Transfer to La Paz capital.
Breakfast and visit to the renaissance style church where you can observe the Patron Virgin Mary of Bolivia and the small town market .
* Optional hike to the Calvary Hill. Lunch in a local restaurant (no included in Program)
After lunch drive to La Paz city on a shared transportation. On the way, you will cross the strait of Tiquina, which is the narrowest part of the Titicaca Lake, dividing the lake in two portions: the small portion (Wiñaymarka) and the large portion (Chucuito).
Drive though the high plateau reaching the most important city of Bolivia, arrival around 19:30 pm.
Day 3: Exploring La Paz City.
Breakfast. Free morning to rest or personal activities.
In the afternoon 4 hours tour, visiting Plaza Murillo to see the Government Palace, the local Cathedral and the Congress building. Then experience visiting the Gold Museum, San Francisco Church, the biggest handicraft market in town known as the Witches Market, Los Andes street artisans, the Killi Killi outlook, the open air museum, besides some wealthy southern neighborhoods such as Obrajes, Calacoto and San Miguel.
The final part of the tour means Moon valley, spectacular geological scenery which was named after its strange clay formations.
Return to the hotel. Hotel 3*
Day 4: Full day excursion to Salt Flat of Uyuni ( 2d/1n)
Breakfast. Transfer Hotel-Airport. Flight La Paz – Uyuni. Pick up by your agent at the Airport.
10:30 am. The most complete circuit of the Salt Flat of Uyuni in just one day.
In your tour you will visit the train cemetery and then continue towards to the great Salt Flat of Uyuni, visiting the Colchani village on the way, where you will enter into a domestic salt processing plant.
Our Journey will lead you across the salt flats, visiting an area called “Los Ojos de Agua” (Eyes of Water) where you will see the manual extraction of salt by local communitarian industries. We continue along the Salt Flats towards the Incahuasi Island, better known as “Isla Pescado” (Fish Island) where you will find enormous Cactuses and hike around the interesting geology of the area. Lunch will be served on the shores of the Island.
Keep on exploring the Salt Flat towards Coquesa and visit the cave of ancient mommies. On the way back to Uyuni, enjoy the fabulous sunset on the shores of the Salt Flat. (Picnic Lunch).
Estimated tour length: 10 hours.
After the excursion the transportation will drop you off in your Hotel located in the salar plains or in Town of Uyuni (According to client selection).
Day 5: Flight from Uyuni to la Paz or next destination.
Breakfast. Transfer from the hotel to the Airport of Uyuni. Flight from Uyuni town / La Paz city / to Cusco city (Peru) or to your next destination.
More than a trip, we create unforgettable experiences!
- Accommodation for 4 nights in Hotel superior 3* or boutique.
- 05 Breakfast in hotels.
- Shared transportation from Puno to Copacabana and to La Paz.
- Shared Tour to the Sun island (Copacabana).
- Private City Tour La Paz.
- Private FD excursion to Uyuni Salt Plains.
- Transfer to the airport in a private transport.
- Entrances, transport and profesional guide.
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