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This trip is being discontinued in 2013. If you are interested in this life changing experience for next year, have a peak at its new incarnation - tour code SBLB.

Bolivia Crossing - La Paz to Buenos Aires

12 days,La Paz to Buenos Aires

Discovering colonial cities and historic cultures, spending three days in the high mountain wilderness and salt flats of Uyuni by 4x4, witnessing the stunning scenery and unique cultures of Northern Argentina.


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This quick trip across South America takes you from the Incan spirit of La Paz to the tango palaces of Buenos Aires and gets you off the beaten path and into the extraordinary. Journey across the surreal landscapes of the Atacama Desert and the salt flats of Salar de Uyuni—this desolate region is like nowhere else on earth and a remote treasure that you’ll never forget. Our expert CEO will lead the way and share with you the hidden gems will have your camera’s shutter working overtime as you explore the Andean highlands and the diverse scenery of Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.

What's Included

  • Full day excursion to the Quebrada de las Conchas and Cafayate, 3-day 4WD excursion to the Salar de Uyuni.
  • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners. (Allow USD145-190 for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (8 nts), night bus (1 nt), very basic hostels on Salar de Uyuni crossing (multi-share) (2 nts).
  • Plane, buses, 4WD truck.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 15, Avg 10
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Reverse Itinerary

This trip also runs in reverse from Buenos Aires to La Paz. See Bolivia Crossing - Buenos Aires to La Paz

Day 1 La Paz

Arrive at any time.

Day 2-3 La Paz/Potosí

Travel by overnight bus to Potosí. Optional excursion to a working silver mine or free time to explore the city.

Day 4 Uyuni

Travel by bus to Uyuni.

Day 5-6 Uyuni/Salt Flats (2B,2L,2D)

Three day 4x4 excursion to the Salar de Uyuni and surrounding desert altiplano with spectacular scenery.

Day 7-8 San Pedro de Atacama

Cross by 4x4 into Chile and descend by bus to San Pedro de Atacama. Optional excursions to nearby ruins, mountain biking, or a visit to the Valley of the Moon.

Day 9-10 Salta

Cross into Argentina and travel to Salta by bus. Included day trip through the scenic Quebrada de las Conchas to Cafayate. Optional activities include the High Mountain Arqueological museum, exploring the city and surroundings and enjoying the local cuisine.

Day 11 Buenos Aires

Fly to Buenos Aires. Optional city tour or free time to explore the many attractions and museums. Optional tango show and dinner.

Day 12 Buenos Aires

Depart at any time.