LEVEL: MEDIUM AND HARD
100 % paved road Departure from the city of La Paz (3.600 mts high) on a highway. The landscape is typical of the Altiplano in the Andes. Arrive to the city of Oruro (3.800 mts high). Hotel This first day is to check out our motorbikes.
50%pavedroad,50%offroad. We continue on a paved road as far as Challapata village , the green high land near Titikaka lake disappears to becomes de desert landscape , in the way we will pass Huari village, sanctuary of Quillacas, Salinas de Garci Mendoza village finally we arrive to Jirira village near the shores of the salt field of Uyuni. Basic lodgings.
50%saltpaved50%offroad This journey we traverse the salt field of Uyuni on the way we will visit the Fish Island were we can see the giant cactus (Piloes cereus selcianus), fantastic panorama of the salt field. After we cross the salt field passing Colcha K village then we arrive to San Juan village . Basic Lodgings.
100%offroad. +One of the hardest days we will drive on sand, gravel, stones, up, dawn and many curves. Early In the morning we drive cross country trough the Siloli desert in the way we visit the famous ¨arbol de piedra¨ (tree stone) the landscape is panoramic, after passing different lagoons we arrive to Laguna Colorado where there is a concentration of hundreds of pink flamingos. Basic Lodgings.
100%offroad. We will drive on sand , gravel and have 2 river crossings. After 1 hr drive we arrive at the crater of ¨Sol de Mañana¨and its intense volcanic activity. We continue to Alota village on the way we will pass the valle de la las rocas ¨Rocky valley¨ Arrive to Alota village-Uyuni city(Hotel). , before arrive to Uyuni we will visit the TRAINS CEMENTERY. Arriving in Uyuni (3.800 mts high). Basic Lodgings.
Asphalt Road in good conditions for driving. Seven hours ride, approximately 250 kilometers (155 miles) on gravel roads. At night we stay at a four-star hotel.
On our tenth day, we'll have a look around Potosi, spending the morning visiting the cooperative mines, and spending the afternoon visiting the Casa de Moneda Museum. We will stay at our four-star hotel for the night. No meals are included on this day.
You will have to find your own hotel if you plan to stay in Oruro overnight.
Four hours ride, approximately 310 kilometers on paved roads. You will have to find your own hotel if you plan to stay in La Paz overnight.
|TYPE ROUTE||Asphalt/ gravel hard pack.|
|PRICE||1 Bike $ 2.520 USD. Per person
2 or more Bikes $ 2.250 USD. Per person