La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert

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  • COVID-19protected
  • Explorer
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 18
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts La Paz, Bolivia
  • Ends Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover colonial cities and historic cultures.
  • Cross the Salar de Uyuni and surrounding desert altiplano on a 4x4 excursion.
  • Witness the stunning scenery and unique culture of northern Argentina.
The La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert tour starts in La Paz and ends in Buenos Aires. The La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert is an explorer tour that takes 15 days taking you from La Paz to Buenos Aires and through other destinations in South America.

Breathe in the Inca spirit of La Paz and dance in the tango palaces of Buenos Aires on this two-week adventure. Connecting the Andes to the Atlantic, you'll journey across the surreal landscapes of the Atacama Desert and the Salar de Uyuni. Feel like a sophisticate as you sip wine in Buenos Aires and pull back the curtain on the centre of the continent. Best of all, you'll do it in the company of other fun, young travellers. Don't choose between inspiring wilderness and urban sophistication — do it all.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 101 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From British
  • On Sep 15 2019
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“It's hard to believe this trip was only 6 days, as so many activities and sights were fit in. Tour guides excellent and very knowledgeable. Highly reccommend!”
  • Merilyn
  • From Australia
  • On Oct 05 2019
4 - Very Good
Merilyn's review for another G Adventures tour
“Very Good”
  • Kasra
  • From USA
  • On Nov 18 2018
4 - Very Good
Kasra's review for another G Adventures tour
“Very Good”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: La Paz
  • Day 2: La Paz/Sucre
  • Day 3: Sucre
  • Day 4: Sucre
  • Day 5: Sucre/Potosí
  • Day 6: Potosí
  • Day 7: Potosí/Uyuni
  • Day 8: Uyuni/Salt Flats and Desert Crossing
  • Day 9: Salt Flats and Desert Crossing
  • Day 10: Salt Flats and Desert Crossing /San Pedro de Atacama
  • Day 11: San Pedro de Atacama
  • Day 12: San Pedro de Atacama/Salta
  • Day 13: Salta
  • Day 14: Salta/Buenos Aires
  • Day 15: Buenos Aires
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Simple hotels (twin-share) (10 nts), hostels (multi-share) (1 nt), overnight bus (1 nt), basic hotel/G Adventures-supported community lodge on Salar de Uyuni excursion (2 nts, multi-share).
Meals
  • 10 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
    Note: Allow USD345-450 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Local bus, plane, 4x4 truck.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: Jukil Community Experience & Lodge, Santiago de Agencha
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
  • Your Discover Moment: Sucre
  • Your Discover Moment: Salta
  • 4x4 excursion to the Salar de Uyuni and surrounding area (3 days)
  • Transportation between destinations and included activities
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to La Paz and from Buenos Aires are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 24 September 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 24 September 2021, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this La Paz to Buenos Aires: Andes & the Atacama Desert tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

Minimum age of 18 years for this trip.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : 18-to-ThirtysomethingsFast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 2. Service Level : BasicSimple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - LightLight walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • This tour has been limited to a group size of 12 participants to protect against COVID-19. The tour will furthermore adhere to any local government restrictions on group sizes to ensure that everybody are kept safe.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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