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Argentina & Bolivia: Salt Flats and Desert - Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys
9 days

Argentina & Bolivia: Salt Flats and Desert

From Salta to Uyuni
Tour Operator:
Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys
Max group size:
15
Age range:
1 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
36138
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Itinerary

Start in Salta and end in Uyuni! With the Independent tour Argentina & Bolivia: Salt Flats and Desert, you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Salta, Argentina and 2 other destinations in Latin America. Argentina & Bolivia: Salt Flats and Desert includes accommodation, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 – Start your Adventure in Argentina: Salta
  2. Day 2 - Humahuaca Gorge, Salta & Jujuy trips
  3. Day 3 – Salta - Full Day Cafayate
  4. Day 4 – From Salta, travel to Chile - San Pedro de Atacama
  5. Day 5 – Atacama Tours: the Moon Valley
  6. Day 6 – Atacama Tours: Tatio Geysers & Machuca
  7. Day 7 – Uyuni Tours: 4WD Adventure
  8. Day 8 – 4WD Adventure to Salt Hotel
  9. Day 9 – 4WD Adventure to Uyuni
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  • A
    · January 17th, 2020
    We just loved the North of Argentina. We had a very good driver/guide (Santiago) who was explaining a lot and who was speaking very good english. Very good accommodations, specially Villa Vicuña in Cafayate and also Posta de Purmamarca. In Salta the... Show more
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · October 24th, 2019
    Trip across Argentina, Chili and Southern Bolivia - SayHueque managed this excellently. While visiting many new places in three different countries, coordination among different sub-agents was one of our biggest concern. SayHueque managed this... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    What a touching feedback! Thank you so much for sharing your adventure with us! We are really happy that you could delight with so many different destinations but equally breathtaking and that you have enjoyed our guides! Hope to see you soon on this... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
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  • A
    · October 24th, 2019
    Guides gave lots of information, in Spanish and English and full of humor! I would say our highlight were the good guides who gave lots of information. We only stayed in e one hotel, the Don Tomas hotel in San Pedro. We had short excursions and one... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    Thank you for such nice feedback! It is cheering to hear that you have had an amazing experience, that is the main purpose of our daily work!
    Trip date: October 2019
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  • A
    · October 24th, 2019
    The variety that was offered on our tour suited us very well. The Salar de Uyuni at sunrise was truly a unique place. The 4WD trip through Bolivia was amazing. It's like a different planet up there and was a real experience. The Salar de Uyuni at... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    Thanks so much for taking the time and share your experience with us. We are truly happy that you have had a great trip and certainly will work on the other comments! Have a lovely day and best wishes from sunny Buenos Aires!
    Trip date: August 2018
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  • A
    · October 24th, 2019
    We had a great time. Thank you for organizing this trip! Firstly the trip was fabulous and we had a great time. Most things went really well and we had no problems. Extremely disappointed that the 4WD trip across from San Pedro de Atacama to Uyuni in... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with detail feedback. For many years now, we have been advising our passengers that Uyuni is a remote and lesser-developed area, with basic accommodation and that during the 4×4 adventure, passengers... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
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  • LP
    · January 21st, 2018
    This is really an excellent tour. I loved the city of Salta, the tours around San Pedro de Atacama and, finally, the three journeys in Bolivia ending with the impressive Salar de Uyuni. Do not expect luxuries but the nature is really worth the while.... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    Hi Luis!! Thank you very much for your review. We are really happy to hear you had a great experience & hope that you return some day :)
    Trip date: January 2018
  • PK
    · August 20th, 2016
    This trip is an experience of a lifetime. Starting from Argentina going trough Chile and ending ib Bolivia, you will see the most beautiful landscape you have ever seen. You have just to know a few thing about this tour. It is not always the same tour... Show more
    Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys commented on this review
    Patricia! Thanks so much for posting your review and trip experience! We are really glad that you were part of this journey adventure with Say Hueque!
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    Trip date: August 2016

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9 days
Argentina & Bolivia: Salt Flats and Desert
From Salta to Uyuni
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The tour ends with your evening arrival in Uyuni on Day 9, after an action-packed day of exploring Salar de Uyuni, the largest Salt Flat in the World. From here you are welcome to travel onwards or book additional accommodation.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      Day 1 of the tour starts in Salta. Your complimentary transfer will pick you up at the airport and take you to your accommodation, where you're free to spend the rest of the day relaxing and exploring the cities beautiful colonial area!

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are included in this tour, so you'll get picked up at the airport on the first day of the tour, and get dropped off at the airport on the last day of the tour.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course we can! If you wish to arrange additional accommodation then please contact our customer support team once you have a confirmed booking.

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • Is there a single supplement available on this tour?

      If you are travelling alone on this tour, a mandatory single supplement will be added to the tour price. You can see the additional surcharge on the 'Book Now' page.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      This is a list of accommodations in each destination that the operator will typically use on this tour, however, please be aware that these are subject to change. Your specific accommodation details will be listed in your final tour documents.

      Altos de Balcarce
      La Candela Hotel
      Antiguo Convento

      Don Sebastian Hotel
      Hotel Tambillo
      Hotel Katarpe

      The tour package listed on the TourRadar website is based on Inn / B&B style accommodation, however, upgraded accommodations are available in each destination for an additional cost. Please contact our Travel Experts if you would like to know more about upgrading your accommodation.

    • Can an Easter Island trip (3-4 days) be added at the end of this trip?

      You can definitely add on a tour at the end of another tour, however you would need to book these separately as you cannot combine tours on one payment or itinerary.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      Argentine Peso
      Argentina
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      Boliviano
      Bolivia
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      Chilean Peso
      Chile
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, I, L. As a traveller from England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, I, A, B, L. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, A, B, L.

      Type C
      Argentina, Bolivia and Chile
      Type E
      Argentina, Bolivia and Chile
      Type F
      Argentina, Bolivia and Chile
      Type I
      Argentina
      Type A
      Bolivia
      Type B
      Bolivia
      Type L
      Chile
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Rabies - Recommended for Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Recommended for Argentina and Bolivia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Bolivia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before May 7th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after May 7th, 2021, a minimum payment of 10% is required to confirm your booking with Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 20 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Say Hueque Argentina & Chile Journeys" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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