In just three days, venture from high-flying La Paz to some of Bolivia’s most surprising and extraordinary natural wonder. Embark on a 4WD adventure over Salar de Uyuni – a vast expanse of salt plains and cacti-filled islands. Visit unique geological formations, learn of the region’s prosperous mining past, and discover the mysterious mummies that have called the Coquesa Caves home for thousands of years. With the ideal balance between guided experiences and independent travel time, this bite-sized Bolivian adventure is just the ticket.
- On a clear day, Salar de Uyuni’s horizons stretch as far as the eye can see. Discover cacti-filled islands and the shimmering salt flats on a 4WD tour, stopping for some mind-bending photo opportunities.
- Explore the village of Jiria at the foot of the dormant Tunupa volcano, and walk among abandoned locomotives in Uyuni’s so-called ‘train cemetery’.
- Learn from your local guide about the mysterious stories that try to explain the ancient mummies and ceramics found deep in the Coquesa Caves.