Highlights Of Bolivia

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SBENG

From: £1499.00

Expect the unexpected on an adventure through Bolivia, a country experiencing a surge in popularity due in part to its stunning landscapes and the rich cultural heritage of its indigenous populations. Explore the historic capital of Sucre and sky-high La Paz, experience life at a traditional hacienda, and watch the sunset from atop the sweeping Uyuni Salt Flats. Join us as we uncover a true South American treasure high in the Andes.

Day 1 La Paz

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 La Paz (1B, 1D)

Enjoy the morning at leisure, or opt to take an excursion to see the stunning maze of canyons and spires in the Valley of the Moon. This afternoon, set out by foot, van, and cable car to discover this sky-high city with your guide. Explore vibrant squares, historical landmarks, and lively markets, learning about the balance of old and new along the way. This evening, enjoy an interactive culinary experience at a popular local restaurant, including demonstrations on how traditional foods such as quinoa are integrated into modern fusion dishes. With our local chef, we’ll sample a variety of dishes and discuss the growing popularity of La Paz as a culinary destination.

Day 3 La Paz/Sucre (1B)

Catch a flight to charming Sucre, then enjoy an orientation walk around the main square with your CEO. This afternoon, relax at a local cafÉ, explore on your own, or opt to take an immersive city tour with a local expert that focuses on the stunning colonial architecture and historic sites, best viewed from the city’s ubiquitous rooftop terraces.

Day 4 Potosi Countryside (1B, 1D)

Enjoy free time this morning before travelling into the southern highlands to our historic hacienda. Surrounded by lush farmlands and rolling hills, this working farm offers unique opportunities for cultural exchanges with the resident family. Get a glimpse into daily life here while taking part in demonstrations at the dairy and in the fields, and step back in time during visits to the property’s private rooms, chapel, and museum. Cap off your experience with an authentic farm-to-table dinner featuring specialities local to the area.

Day 5 PotosÍ/Uyuni (1B, 1L)

Make the short drive to the centre of Potosi and enjoy a guided tour of the Casa Nacional de la Moneda, the old silver mint and now a museum dedicated to Bolivian art and history. Take a scenic drive to Uyuni, gateway to the world’s largest salt flat. Learn about the industrialization of salt and the geographical history of the region while driving€ross this mirror-like landscape. Enjoy a sunset picnic atop the flats before returning to our hotel.

Day 6 Uyuni (1B, 1L)

Journey deeper into the salt pans to explore their varied geographical features. Along the way, stop at the remote town of Agencha, a small Quechua community sponsored by G Adventures for Good. Here we enjoy a guided walk to learn about quinoa production and the cultural history of the area. Savour lunch prepared with local ingredients before continuing our exploration of the desert and its pans.

Day 7 Uyuni/La Paz (1B)

Catch a flight to La Paz and enjoy free time to explore before joining our CEO for an optional farewell dinner.

Day 8 La Paz (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
13/01/2019 20/01/2019 3 £1499.00
17/02/2019 24/02/2019 13 £1499.00
17/03/2019 24/03/2019 15 £1499.00
14/04/2019 21/04/2019 0 £1499.00
12/05/2019 19/05/2019 9 £1649.00
23/06/2019 30/06/2019 13 £1799.00
14/07/2019 21/07/2019 13 £1799.00
18/08/2019 25/08/2019 16 £1799.00
15/09/2019 22/09/2019 16 £1799.00
13/10/2019 20/10/2019 16 £1649.00
17/11/2019 24/11/2019 16 £1649.00
29/12/2019 05/01/2020 16 £1799.00

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