Travel 2 Touring 18/19

SOUTH AMERICA

La Paz

2

Sucre

3

BOLIVIA

Potosi LAND AIR RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

1

1

Uyuni

4

Salt Flats

LAND NIGHTS STAYED

1

SMALL GROUP TOUR

LAND AIR NIGHTS STAYED

PRICES FROM £999pp

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LAND RAIL CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

INCLUDED TOUR HIGHLIGHTS • Visit the highest capital city in the world, La Paz • Stay in G-Adventures for good Jukil Community Experience & Lodge and learn about local community life • 3 day 4x4 excursion to the other- worldly Uyuni Salt Flats • Explore the beautiful colonial city of Sucre • Take an optional excursion to a working silver mine 1 LAND RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND AIR RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED 1 PRICES INCLUDE • 10 nights’ accommodation (8 nights hotel, 2 nights multi-share in G Adventures supported lodge on Uyuni Salt Flats) • Meals as specified: 10 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners • Services of an experienced Chief Experience Officer (CEO) & local guides • Touring by private vehicle, public bus, 4X4 vehicle, train & plane • Sightseeing & touring as specified DEPARTURES 2019: Jan 11, 25; Feb 8, 15, 22; Mar 8, 15, 29; Apr 12; May 10, 31; Jun 14, 28; Jul 12, 26; Aug 9, 16, 30; Sep 6, 27; Oct 4, 11, 18; Nov 1, 8, 22; Dec 6, 20 TOUR DETAILS £999 per person PRICES FROM:

11 day Bolivia Discovery La Paz • Sucre • Potosi • Uyuni • Uyuni Salt Flats

Day 1: Arrive La Paz On arrival, transfer independently to your hotel, the rest of the day is free to explore before your welcome meeting this evening. 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. (B) Days 3 & 4: Sucre Spend two days exploring all that Sucre has to offer. Optional activities (own expense) include hiking, mountain biking, and visiting the Textile Cooperative. If you are visiting on a Sunday make sure you head to the Tarabuco Market where indigenous groups from the surrounding area gather on to sell their goods and gives a glimpse into daily Bolivian life and the diversity of its people. (B) Day 5: Sucre – Potosí Journey from Sucre to Potosí. Spend the afternoon exploring the city or take the opportunity to visit a working silver mine. (B) Day 6: Potosí – Uyuni Journey south to Uyuni, the starting point for your 3 day salt flats excursion. (B)

Days 7 & 8: Uyuni - Salar de Uyuni Spend three days on a 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats and surrounding desert altiplano, located in the stunning landscape between the Salar de Uyuni and the Atacama Desert in Chile. Enter a world unlike anything else as we drive across the salt flats; the piercing blue sky contrasts against the blinding white of the flat salt beds. Take memorable photos of the unusual landscape complete with mountains, active volcanoes, geysers, and boiling mud pools. Visit the red lagoon of Laguna Colorada and enjoy the uniqueness of this region. On day 7 settle in to your G Adventures-supported community salt-brick bungalow, complete with salt floors and furniture and enjoy a dinner of local ingredients prepared by ladies from the community. (BD, BLD) Day 9: Salar de Uyuni - La Paz Enjoy a final day of exploring the Uyuni Salt Flats before boarding an overnight bus back to La Paz. (BL) Day 10: La Paz Enjoy a free day in the capital, walk along the winding streets, shop in the markets - it is an especially good place to buy textiles and leatherwork, and enjoy the nightlife. For the thrill seekers opt to bike the famous

“death road”. (B) Day 11: La Paz

Your tour ends in La Paz today. Transfer independently to the airport for your homeward or onward flight. (B)

TOUR STYLE: Small Group (Classic)

GROUP SIZE: 16 max

PHYSICAL DEMAND:

Overnight hotels are subject to change. Should they vary from those shown in the itinerary, the alternative accommodation provided will always be of a similar standard.

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