LEVEL: hard. Off road experienced riders only.
NOTE.-THIS TOUR IS NOT FOR BEGINNER RIDERS
The motorbikes are with SOAT personal insurance against accidents in Bolivia. Form experience, we recommend you have persona travel insurance against accidents from your country because it works much better than our local insurance SOAT.
Uyuni to San Jaun. Our tour begins at 9:00 a.m., first we visit the Train Cemetery where you can learn more about Uyunis history. lAfter we will ride 20km to enter to Uyuni Salt Flat by Colchani, where we will see the salt traditional production. The village of Colchani. - Located on the banks of the Great Salt Lake. It is the main entrance to the desert of salt. Also known as "Dry Port", where the intense activity of extraction of salt is observed in handmade form. After the visit we will continue on to Playa Blanca to take photos of the Dakar monument and the flags. On to Island Incahuasi located in the center of the lake. The island is generally known as "The Island of the Fish". It is populated by numerous giant cacti with heights over 10 meters. From the summit you can appreciate the wonderful landscape of the Salar. After our visit to the island we will have lunch and in the afternoon we will continue to San Juan's small town where we will spend the night at family hostel.
San Juan to Laguna Colorada. After breakfast we will continue on our adventure going to the Red Lagoon, visiting the active volcano Ollague, the lagoons of Cañapa, Hedionda Honda and Chiarcota that are populated by flamingos. At mid day we take a break on the road to have lunch. In the afternoon we will continue our journey passing the desert of Siloli, where we will observe an interesting rock formation known as the Tree of Stone.
Todays riding is very tough, lots of loose sand with deep corrugations.
Later we will arrive to The Red Lagoon located in the National Park of Andean Fauna Eduardo Avaroa. We will walk around the lagoon watching large flocks of flamingos. The red color of the lagoon is caused from the zooplacton silts, fitoplacton and others. Spending the night and having dinner in a family hostel.
Laguna Colorado to Uyuni . On this day we will leave very early on our tour (08:00 a.m). to be able to appreciate the volcanic geysers, also known as "Sun of Tomorrow" and then continue to the thermal waters – Polques. There we’ll have a breakfast, break and bath in the hot natural springs.
After our visit to the hot springs we return to Uyuni and on the way we will take a break to have lunch. Then continue our trip going by the Valley of Rocks and the typical villages of Villa Alota, Kulpinaka and San Cristobal. Arriving to the town of Uyuni at approximately 18:30.end of tour.
Other services: We can provide a personal guide to help you navigate through this spectacular area. If you have problems with your motorcycle our workshop will do its best to help you on your way. We are always happy to provide you with information of routes and other facilities.
|TYPE ROUTE||gravel hard pack , loose sand and salt flat, deep rutted corrugated|
|PRICE||Price,$ 880 USD per 1 person.
$810 USD per person when 2 or more