Uyuni / Salt Flat 3 day Salt Flat and Coloured Mountain tour (medium level )

DESCRIPTION TOUR

  • LEVEL MEDIUM Salt flat and off road..
  • Price,$ 750 USD for 1 per person
  • $ 720 per person when 2 or more bikes
  • 3 day tour. Start 9:30 a.m.
  • Unforgettable super scenery. Challenging but very rewarding.
  • Frequency, contact us for availability (March to December).
  • January and February depends on weather conditions.
  • Type route, gravel hard pack, loose sand and salt flat.
  • Climate cold.
  • Suggestions, Comfortable clothes- thermal underwear .extra money-sun glasses -camera and sun block.
  • Bikes to choose from: Honda Falcon 400cc. Honda XR400 c.c.and Suzuki DR650cc.

This tour does not go to the Lagoons. A good tour for people wishing to experience Off Road for the first time. It takes in the salt flats and surounding areas.

To book this tour please contact Robin direct at robinthomas1@hotmail.co.uk or Whatsup 78773787.

ITINERARY

Day 1 -

DAY 1
You need to arrive at the tour company office at 9.30a.m. After kitting you out in your riding gear, we head of to the old historic mining town of Pulacayo.
We explore the town learning about history of this famous old mine. After we ride back to Uyuni to take lunch at the Sal Negro restaurant.
After lunch we will head towards Cochani where we can learn about the salt processing and have a chance to buy some souvenirs made completely from salt. We then head to the Salt Flats themselves and ride across the great white desert toward the village of Coqueza where we can see Volcano Thunupa towering above us. Here we will spend the night in a hostel made of salt. After taking tea or coffee we walk down to the edge of the salar to see the llamas and flamingos and take photos of the sunset. Evening meal at 7.00.

Day 2 -

DAY 2
Today we will wake up and have breakfast at 8.00. After we ride up the volcano to see the 1000 year old mommies in a cave. From here we have great views over the Salar. Back on the bikes we ride to Chantani, where we vist the museum and interesting sculpture garden. Next is Tauha and back on the Salar. Riding around some islands, then off to visit Isla Incahuasi / Fish Island where we can explore and see the giant cacti which sometimes reach over 10 meters tall. There are wonderful views of the salt desert from here and also you can buy lunch in the restaurant "Mongos" located on the island. After lunch we head back across the Salar to see the Train Cemetary.Then onto Uyuni and spend the night at Lollipop family run hostal.

Day 3 -

Day 3
We will take breakfast at 8.00. Then back on the bikes we head up the ash felt road turning of on dirt roads to Tolapampa. Now we ride through beautiful mountains and coloured lagoons with pink flamingos. We will stop at the natural hot springs to bath and take our pack lunch. This area is full of natural beauty and full of wild life. Vicunas, llamas,emus ,eagles and hawks everywhere.
When we get to Tica Tica we join the ashfelt again, riding back to Uyuni.
We should arrive back in Uyuni between 16.00 and 17.00 giving you time to catch your evening bus or plane.
To book this tour contact Robin at robinthomas1@hotmail.co.uk

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver’s license for motorcycle.
  • Personal travel insurance that covers you for this type of activity.
  • Agreement and signature on risk document.

INCLUDED

  • Basic equipment (jacket, helmet, pants ,boots , body amour and gloves).
  • Adventure guide English speaking
  • Fuel for the bike.
  • Basic third party insurance SOAT.
  • Bikes to choose from: Honda XR400c.c. Honda Nx 400 or Suzuki DR650
  • Dinner and breakfast in hostel. Hostel

NOT INCLUDED

  • Meals, on the route (midday lunch).
  • All entrance-fees for museums and parks.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Damage insurance for the motorcycle.$500 insurance excess.

Salt Flat 3 day Salt Flat and Coloured Mountain tour (medium level )

DURATION 3 Days
TYPE ROUTE gravel hard pack, loose sand and salt flat.
PRICE 750 USD for 1 per person

$ 720 per person when 2 or more bikes.
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