Buenos Aires to La Paz Adventure

15 days, Buenos Aires to La Paz

Breathe in the mountain air of La Paz and dance in the tango palaces of Buenos Aires on a two-week adventure. Connecting the Atlantic to the Andes, you'll journey across the surreal landscapes of the Atacama Desert and the Uyuni Salt Flats. Feel like a sophisticate as you sip wine in Buenos Aires and pull back the curtain on the centre of the continent. Best of all, you'll do it in the company of other fun, young travellers. Don't choose between inspiring wilderness and urban sophistication – do it all.

Breathe in the mountain air of La Paz and dance in the tango palaces of Buenos Aires on a two-week adventure. Connecting the Atlantic to the Andes, you'll journey across the surreal landscapes of the Atacama Desert and the Uyuni Salt Flats. Feel like a sophisticate as you sip wine in Buenos Aires and pull back the curtain on the centre of the continent. Best of all, you'll do it in the company of other fun, young travellers. Don't choose between inspiring wilderness and urban sophistication – do it all.

15 days

Buenos Aires to La Paz

From$1749 USD
Trip Code: SABL

Breathe in the mountain air of La Paz and dance in the tango palaces of Buenos Aires on a two-week adventure. Connecting the Atlantic to the Andes, you'll journey across the surreal landscapes of the Atacama Desert and the Uyuni Salt Flats. Feel like a sophisticate as you sip wine in Buenos Aires and pull back the curtain on the centre of the continent. Best of all, you'll do it in the company of other fun, young travellers. Don't choose between inspiring wilderness and urban sophistication – do it all.

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: Yolo

Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.

Service Level: Basic

Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.

Physical Rating: Light

Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 18, avg 14.

Age requirement: 18-39

15 days

Buenos Aires to La Paz

From$1749 USD
Trip Code: SABL
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Itinerary

Day 1Buenos Aires

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Buenos Aires/Salta

Skip a long overnight bus ride with an included flight to Salta.

Day 3Salta

Explore the city and enjoy the local cuisine. Opt to take a trip through the scenic Quebrada de las Conchas to Cafayate, visiting the High Mountain Archaeological Museum.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4Salta/San Pedro de Atacama

Travel over the border and into Chile.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5San Pedro de Atacama

Opt to visit nearby ruins, go mountain biking, or visit the Valley of the Moon.

Day 6San Pedro de Atacama/Salar de Uyuni

Ascend by bus into the mountains and cross into Bolivia for a three-day 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats and surrounding desert Altiplano with spectacular scenery. Stay in simple hotels upgraded with solar panels to provide electricity and hot water.

Day 7Salar de Uyuni

Continue exploring the Uyuni Salt Flats on a 4x4 excursion.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 8Salar de Uyuni/Uyuni

Continue exploring the Uyuni Salt Flats on a 4x4 excursion.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 9Salar de Uyuni/Potosí

Visit one of the highest cities in the world.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 10Potosí

Get out and explore Potosí. Opt to tour a working mine.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 11Potosí/Sucre

Travel north, and opt to visit nearby dinosaur tracks, explore the city or go hiking or mountain biking.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12Sucre

Take an optional excursion to nearby dinosaur tracks, or get active by hiking or mountain biking.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 13Sucre/La Paz

Enjoy a free day in Sucre before an overnight bus to La Paz.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14La Paz

Enjoy free time to explore the markets and winding streets of this high altitude city.

Day 15La Paz

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

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Reverse Itinerary

This trip also runs in reverse from La Paz to Buenos Aires. See La Paz to Buenos Aires Adventure

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Places visited

What's Included

  • 3-day 4x4 excursion to the Uyuni Salt Flats
  • Transportation between destinations and included activities
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations

Hotels (11 nts, some multi-share), overnight bus (1 nt), basic hotel on Uyuni Salt Flats excursion (2 nts, multi-share).

Meals

10 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners. (Allow USD200-270 for meals not included.)

Transportation

Plane, Buses, 4x4 truck.

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Buenos Aires to La Paz Adventure

| 15 days - Buenos Aires to La Paz - from $1749 USD