From the Salt Flats to Chile

The final leg of our journey in Bolivia is across the Reserva Nacional de Fauna Andina Eduardo Avaroa – a Bolivian national park with unique landscapes of deserts, coloured lagoons, mountains, volcanoes and hot springs – headed all the way south to the border with Chile. We have a guide, Alan, and driver, who share our journey (they have been with us since Sucre). Much of the journey is in a Toyota Cruiser 4 wheel drive with rough terrain and high altitudes. Knowledgable, funny and caring, Alan makes the trip a really special one for his ‘girls’!

We have a long drive across the desert to our hotel – stunning scenery ..


We are staying in a hotel at 4400m … and we start to celebrate Fran’s big birthday!


The real birthday starts the next day – leaving at 6.30am for the Chile border visiting the Red Lagoon en route


And then onto the Blue Lagoon


~ by Karen on Thursday, 13 October 2016.

2 Responses to “From the Salt Flats to Chile”

  1. Wonderful what a trip – Chris has missed out big time

  2. Happy Birthday, Fran! Certainly a day you will always remember.

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