Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 9 hours
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 18+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Uyuni, Bolivia
  • Ends Uyuni, Bolivia
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Be amazed by the vast and blindingwhite salt flats of Uyuni
  • Take fun perspective and proportiondistorted photos with your friends
  • Witness the unique Salt Hotel, a hotel entirely made out of salt
The Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour tour starts and ends in Uyuni. The Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour is an adventure tour that takes 9 hours.

If you are traveling to Bolivia, this is a day trip that can't be missed! Cruise along out-of-this-world landscapes and take incredible perspective photos in the world's largest salt flats.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT BAMBA
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 62 reviews
Helen's review for another Bamba tour
4 - Very Good
  • Helen
  • From Holland
  • On Oct 28 2018
“The trip is well organized. Transportation is good and clean, driver friendly and good experienced. Although I thought we would go first to Bonampak as described, we went first to Yaxchilan. We stopped on the way to have local breakfast. Clean place, clean toilets. Arriving at the river we took the boat to the site, possibility to get an experienced guide which I would recommend. After that we went for lunch which was ready for us. No waiting as we ordered what we want before leaving to Yaxchilan. (very efficient)
Continued to Bonampak, where we arrived at 4.00 pm. The murals closes at 4.30 pm and the site at 5.00 pm. So not so much time to visit. The guide was in a rush everything had to be quick and the rooms where the murals are, the guard pointed every time at his watch that we needed to look quick. No time to get in a second time or take more time to have a good look at the murals. That was a bit disappointing of the last part of this tour. I would have liked tot stay a bit longer in Bonampak.”
Review for another Bamba tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From Netherlands
  • On Feb 12 2019
“We had an excellent time. Great Staff - So friendly and knowledgeable. The food was good, nature was beautiful, lots of activities, great showers, good bed. The guides were so good!! All of this for 200$ is a great value for money!”
NICOLAE's review for another Bamba tour
5 - Excellent
  • NICOLAE
  • From Romania
  • On Mar 31 2019
“Excellent experience, well organized - all the team was super - thank you Gladys and Frank - the ranger - for your marvelous insight.”
ITINERARY

The Salar de Uyuni or “salt flats” is one of the world's highest deserts, surrounded by mountains and volcanoes that reach 5000 meters above sea level.
Before start your day trip you have to make your check-in at 8:30 am in the meeting point, here you will receive a pre-departure briefing and you will get ready to start your tour at 10:30 am with a visit to Uyuni's 'train graveyard' to see the first locomotives in Bolivia. Then visit the small village of Colchani (salt miners workshops next to the salt flats) before continuing on to the great salt flats of Uyuni. Along the way, see many piles of salt and the 'eyes of the salt' (big holes in the salt flats where the water, from underneath this death lake, still comes out by high pressure). Take photos as you cruise along the vast white expanse of salt, and visit a hotel made completely of salt. After lunch, travel to Inca Huasi (Fish Island), in the middle of the salt flats, where you will have time to take a hike to the top of the island to see giant cactus and rock formations made of petrified coral. Take time to organize your group for fun perspective and proportion-distorted photos on the blinding white surface of the salt flats. Return back to Uyuni around 19:00pm, stopping along the way to enjoy a fantastic sunset in the Salar of Uyuni.

WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
  • Transportation in a Toyota land cruiser 4x4 drive
  • Local driver & English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Entrance fees: Isla Incahuasi (30 Bs), Reserva Eduardo Avaroa Protected Area (150 Bs)
  • Tips for guide and driver (please keep in mind that tipping is common in Latin America and would be greatly appreciated)
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional gratuities
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GOOD TO KNOW
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour tour. You can cancel the tour up to 90 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 89 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit of 33 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 89 days before departure. For any departures within 01 September 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour 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 Uyuni Salt Flats Full Day Tour 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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

SUGGESTED PACKING LIST: Sun hat, sunglasses (to protect your eyes from the bright glare off the salt panes), sunblock, coat, gloves, wool hat, trekking shoes, warm socks, water bottle, snacks, personal medication, camera, hand sanitizer, personal first aid kit. 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Please arrive at the local office for check-in and a briefing at 8:30 am.

NEED HELP OR HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THIS TOUR?
If you have any question about this tour or need help with planning a trip, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We're ready to help.