Bolivia Discovery

Bolivia Discovery
Bolivia Discovery
Bolivia Discovery
Bolivia Discovery
Bolivia Discovery
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  • Itinerary
  • What's Included
  • Dates
  • G Adventures

Climb to the top of South America for an out-of-this-world Bolivian experience — encounter awe-inspiring geography, cities rich in colonial history, and Indigenous culture. From La Paz, the highest capital city in the world, travel to the crest of the Andes and the middle of nowhere for three days of incredible off-road exploration of the Uyuni Salt Flats and surrounding desert altiplano. Take the road less travelled and meet locals for an immersive cultural experience that few travellers get to know. If you are looking for an authentic experience away from the tourist track, Bolivia is the perfect place for genuine adventure.

Climb to the top of South America for an out-of-this-world Bolivian experience — encounter awe-inspiring geography, cities rich in colonial history, and Indigenous culture. From La Paz, the highest capital city in the world, travel to the crest of the Andes and the middle of nowhere for three days of incredible off-road exploration of the Uyuni Salt Flats and surrounding desert altiplano. Take the road less travelled and meet locals for an immersive cultural experience that few travellers get to know. If you are looking for an authentic experience away from the tourist track, Bolivia is the perfect place for genuine adventure.

Highlights
  • Explore the winding streets and markets of La Paz
  • experience the Salar de Uyuni and high mountain wilderness by 4x4
  • discover colonial cities and historic cultures in Bolivia
Accommodation
Hotels (8 nts), G Adventures-supported lodge/basic hotels on Salar de Uyuni excursion (2 nts, multi-share).
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Internal flight
Your Discover Moment: Sucre. 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats (3 days). Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats (3 days)
Meals Included
9 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
Your G for Good Moment: Jukil Community Experience & Lodge, Santiago de Agencha Your Discover Moment: Sucre
Transport
Public bus, train, 4x4 vehicle, plane.
Your G for Good Moment: Jukil Community Experience & Lodge, Santiago de Agencha
Destinations
  • Bolivia
  • South America
Tour Types
  • Adventure
  • Classic
  • Standard
  • 3 - Average
  • Planeterra Project
  • Staff Picks
  • Small Group
Day 1: La Paz

Arrive at any time.

There are no planned activities until the evening welcome meeting.

Day 2: La Paz/Sucre

Spend the morning exploring the city before boarding an afternoon flight to Sucre and explore this beautiful colonial city or opt to go hiking in the surrounding area.

Day 3: Sucre

Enjoy free time to explore all that Sucre has to offer.

Day 4: Sucre

Enjoy free time to explore all that Sucre has to offer.

Day 5: Sucre/Potosí

Journey from Sucre to Potosí. Spend the afternoon exploring the city.

Day 6: Potosí/Uyuni

Head south to Uyuni, the starting point for the salt flats excursion.

Day 7: Uyuni/Salt Flats

Enjoy a 3-day 4x4 excursion to the Salar de Uyuni and surrounding desert altiplano, with spectacular scenery.

Travel through the Bolivian landscape to the town of Uyuni. Despite its isolation and challenging climate (cold and blustery most of the year), the town of Uyuni has earned the nickname of Hija Predilecta de Bolivia (Bolivia’s Favourite Daughter). It is also the starting point for our 2-night excursion through the spectacular Salar de Uyuni (Uyuni Salt Flats) in 4x4 vehicles. Settle in to your G Adventures-supported community salt-brick bungalow, complete with salt floors and furniture, after a guided walking tour up to the sacred Jukil mountaintop for sweeping valley views and a dinner of local ingredients prepared by ladies from the community.

Day 8: Salt Flats

Continue to discover the Salar de Uyuni on a 4x4 excursion. Last stop for the evening is a G Adventures-supported community lodge in a traditional agricultural village in the heart of a desert oasis.

Day 9: Salt Flats/Uyuni

Enjoy a final day of exploring the Salar de Uyuni before boarding an overnight bus back to La Paz .

Day 10: La Paz

Enjoy a free day in the capital, walk along the winding streets, shop in the markets and enjoy the nightlife. For the thrill seekers opt to bike the famous "death road".

Spend the day exploring and shopping in the many markets of the city -- it is an especially good place to buy textiles and leatherwork. Visit the Witches' Market or take one of the several optional excursions available.

Day 11: La Paz

Depart at any time.

  • Your G for Good Moment: Jukil Community Experience & Lodge, Santiago de Agencha Your Discover Moment: Sucre
  • 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats (3 days)
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

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Group Size:1 - 16
Suitable For: You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.
Accommodation:Hotels (8 nts), G Adventures-supported lodge/basic hotels on Salar de Uyuni excursion (2 nts, multi-share).
Difficulty:3 - Average
Meals:9 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
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