Bolivia

La Paz, Lake Titicaca, Uyuni Salt Flat

AUGUST 3-10, 2023
Total Price: $2650 p/p

Join us for Bolivia Salt Flats!  This 8-day itinerary will start and end in La Paz. 12,000 feet above sea level it is the highest capital city in the world. We will explore the moon valley and learn about the ancient history dating back to the Inca time period. Next we’ll journey across Lake Titicaca to Sun Island & Copacabana before we make our way to our 3 day Uyuni Salt Flat experience. We will spend two nights under the stars in the worlds first salt hotel exploring Uyuni during the days and marveling at the sky at night. We’ll finish the trip with one last night in La Paz before we journey home. 

This 8 day itinerary shows off the best of Bolivia.  Every detail is handled, including airport arrival services and transfer, private transportation, unique accommodations and so much more. Your trip host is on-site 24/7 for anything you may need. 

Fly in and out of La Paz Airport (LPB). Flight to/from Uyuni not included but Legit Trips will advise on a group flight time.

August 3-10, 2023

*Do Not book your flight without verifying arrival & departure times/airports with a Legit Trips team member.

DEPOSIT $650 

TOTAL $2650

All trips are priced as double occupancy. When available, solo supplements may be offered.  If you are traveling solo, it doesn’t mean you need to pay for a solo supplement, we’re happy to pair you with a roommate whenever possible.

After you pay your deposit, you may pay the balance of $1925 anytime up to 90 days prior to trip departure, or we can set up equal monthly installments.  IE: $161/mo x 12 months (August-August). Email us for payment options.

  • 7 nights accommodation – 3 nights in La Paz, 1 night in Sun Island, 2 nights in Uyuni, 1 night in Ojo de Perdiz Desert
  • LA PAZ CITY TOUR & MOON VALLEY (Half day) Including museums of La Paz + Cable Car
  • COPACABANA & SUN ISLAND – visit the Brown Virgin’s Sanctuary, the colorful and busy local market of Copacabana, the archaeological remains of “Pilko Kaina”, the Inca Sun Temple, and journey up the Escalinatas de Yuminda, a traditional Inca staircase.  This will bring you to the so-called fountain of youth, or sacred water.
  • Private boat to/from Copacabana
  •  Visit to the Train Cemetery, the community of Colchani to visit the artisanal salt factory, the majestic salt flat where you can see how the salt is collected and where you can make your perspective or optical illusion photo session, and Incahuasi Island with its incredible giant cacti.
  • Uyuni Salt Flat Stargazing Night Tour
  • Tour of Eduardo Avaroa National Park – Ollagüe volcano viewpoint, Cañapa and Hedionda lagoons, Siloli Desert, and Stone Tree.
  • Green Lagoon, passing through the Salvador Dalí Desert, making stops at the Valley of the Rocks and at the Church of the San Cristóbal community
  • Sol de Mañana Geyser and the Polques hot springs where you can enjoy a restorative bath in the hot spring pools.

  • Daily breakfast, four dinners
  • Welcome Reception
  • Airport transfer to/from La Paz airport 
  • Private driver- transportation between domestic destinations, to tours, etc.
  • Local Bolivian guide with you every day
  • Legit Trips tour leader with you 24/7

Deposits are non-refundable (but are transferable to another person or Legit Trip). Any additional payments can be refunded if canceled more than 90 days prior to the trip start date.  Deposits may only be transferred one time and incur a $100 rebooking fee.

Please be sure to read the complete booking terms and conditions at checkout. https://legittrips.com/booking-terms/

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Fun Facts About BOLIVIA

Lake Titicaca

Straddling the border between Peru and Bolivia is Lake Titicaca, the highest and largest navigable lake in the world. This freshwater lake sits at 12.5k feet above sea level and by surface area and volume of water, is the largest lake in South America.

12000 ft

La Paz is the highest city in the world with a population of more than one million.

Languages

Bolivia is home to over 30 official languages. Although Bolivia is one of South America’s Spanish speaking countries, this is not the only language that is widely spoken in the country.

Sat Flats

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia’s famous salt flats, is home to the largest salt deposit in the world. Spanning a massive 10,582 square kilometres, it is actually as large as Hawaii

Day 1

ARRIVAL IN LA PAZ

Half Day La Paz City tour and Moon Valley + Cable Car experience

Plaza Murillo, Mercado de las Brujas, Calle Jaén, and the two most popular museums

Meet and greet with our group and hosts.
O/N at Hotel Atix

Day 2

COPACABANA & SUN ISLAND

Private boat trip to Copacabana to visit the archaeological remains of “Pilko Kaina”, the Inca Sun Temple then journey up the Escalinatas de Yuminda, a traditional Inca staircase to the fountain of youth. Optional Sunset drinks with a view of Lake Titicaca

O/N at Hotel Atix

Lake Titicaca

Day 3

COPACABANA & SUN ISLAND

Explore Sun Island with a visit to the Brown Virgin’s Sanctuary and Copacabana markets. We’ll have lunch at our leisure at La Cupula restaurant with beautiful views of Copacabana and Lake Titicaca. (lunch not included)

O/N at Hotel Atix

Day 4

UYUNI SALT FLAT – SAN JUAN

Domestic Flight to Uyuni (not included)

Salar de Uyuni, visit to the Train Cemetery, community of Colchani, and Incahuasi Island followed by a star night tour.

Group dinner included.
O/N at Hotel Palacio de Sal

Bolivia Salt Flats

Day 5

SAN JUAN – HUAYLLAJARA

Eduardo Avaroa National Park –  Ollagüe volcano viewpoint, Cañapa and Hedionda lagoons and the Siloli Desert

Group dinner included

O/N at Hotel Tayka del Desierto

Bolivia Salt Flats

Day 6

HUAYLLAJARA – EDUARDO AVAROA NATIONAL PARK – UYUNI

Starting with Sol de Mañana Geyser & the Polques hot springs, on to the Green Lagoon, the Salvador Dalí Desert, the Valley of the Rocks & the Church of the San Cristóbal community.

O/N at Hotel Palacio Del Sol

Bolivia Salt Flats

Day 7

COLCHANI – LA PAZ

Transfer to Joya Andina International Airport in Uyuni for the domestic flight to La Paz

Evening at leisure to celebrate our last night in Bolivia!

La Paz Bolivia

Day 8

DEPARTURE DAY

Transfer from your hotel to La Paz International Airport

Say “see you again” to your travel buds and start sharing photos and memories!

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