Uyuni Night tour – Private
Do you know that making a Salar de Uyuni Stargazing tour is considered one of the best options in the world to observe stars? Join us on this adventure through Salar de Uyuni at night! The tour lasts 3 hours, you can also appreciate the sunrise in the middle of the salt flats (depending on the hour you want to start) with hot drinks. (Note: The rainy season starts at the end of February and ends around May, however, for the rest of the months you will have cleaner and incredible skies. Join us & book online!
- Duration3 hours
- Type Trip4WD Adventure
- Group SizePrivate
- LanguagesEng, Esp, Fr,
- SeasonYear around
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Day 1: Uyuni/Salar de Uyuni/Uyuni
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Starts at: Uyuni
Ends in: Uyuni
Total Hiking: no hiking is required
Altitude: average 3600m (11.800 ft)
Sunrise (depending on the hour)
Sunset (depending on the hour)
Day 1 Uyuni/Salar de Uyuni/Uyuni
Remember: the tour can start at any time you want (after sunset, during the early morning, or before sunrise). We prepare ourselves with warm clothes to explore the salt flats. We’ll pick you up from the hotel towards the Salar (30 min. route) we’ll look for the best place to appreciate the stars (in the rainy season a place with reflections and in the dry season to a point with better views). We’ll have hot drinks, and time to scout and take night pictures (we have additional services available). Finally, we return to Uyuni after 3 hours.
Meals Included: Hot drinks
4WD Private Transportation
Tickets & Entrances
Extra Equipment (boots)
Not suitable for
Everyone is welcome!
What to Bring
Windbreaker Jacket, warm clothes, gloves, beanie
In the rainy season, the roads to certain destinations such as Incahuasi, and Tunupa are impossible to access. That is why you have to take into account the following:
What is the best time to stargaze in Uyuni?
The best time to stargaze in Uyuni is during the dry season, which typically runs from April/May to October. The clear skies and lack of light pollution make it an ideal spot for viewing constellations, planets and meteors. Additionally, star-gazers can enjoy seeing the Milky Way shine brightly in the night sky. Visitors should also aim to arrive near midnight when there are more darkness hours for better viewing.
What kind of stargazing opportunities does Uyuni offer?
Uyuni offers some of the best stargazing opportunities in South America. With its incredibly high elevation and lack of light pollution, it is one of the few places on Earth where you can see the Milky Way with remarkable clarity.
How can I get to Uyuni?
The closest airport to get access to Bolivia’s highlands is El Alto International Airport in La Paz, which is connected with several other cities in South America as well as North American hubs such as Miami. From El Alto you can take buses or flights from international airlines to reach Uyuni town or the salt flats themselves.
What should I bring for my trip?
It is important to pack for your trip considering that you will be dealing with extreme temperatures so it's recommended you bring both warm and cold weather clothing options as well as comfortable shoes for walking around. Additionally you should also bring sun protection items like sunscreen and sunglasses as well as insect repellent and hats if you plan on being outdoors for long periods of time.
What type of experience should visitors look forward to during a full moon at Uyuni?
During a full moon visitors can enjoy vibrant scenes created by both natural and artificial light sources resulting in an unforgettable experience.
Is it easy to spot shooting stars while stargazing in this region?
Experienced astrologers claim that spotting shooting stars during a clear night is common in this region making it worth every second spent under the enchanting night sky.
Are there any health risks associated with visiting Uyuni salt flats?
Although visitors are not exposed directly to many health risks while exploring the area, it is possible they could suffer mild symptoms related to altitude sickness due to extreme elevations reaching up 3,656 meters above sea level in some parts of the area so it's important visitors understand this risk before traveling there.
Are there any special rules while driving through Uyuni Salt Flats?
Yes its very important visitors observe safety precautions while driving specially if they plan traveling distances as roads can get pretty slippery due rain/moisture accumulation during wet season plus wild animals such lamas & deer roam freely across area so keep eyes open !
How can I find out more information about Uyuni Salt Flats before my arrival?
You can schedule a phone call with our team or Social media networks dedicated solely Bolivian Altiplano host assortment pictures videos furthermore particular sites provide detailed information some unknown regions Bolivia adding another layer knowledge potential travelers might find useful when planning adventure!
Customize this tour
This, and all the tours we offer online can always be customized, whether you are looking for upgrade alternatives, large groups, more flexible hours, have a special occasion (honeymoon, engagement), are a content creator, or are simply looking for something more private. We have all the alternatives to personalize your trip. Email us to email@example.com, leave us a message at +1 949 299 8915
Who To Pay And Book?
How do you make a reservation?
1. Choose your departure date from the calendar
2. Select the number of passengers
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How and when will I receive the reservation confirmation?
Once the payment is made, we will send you a tour confirmation email. If the travel dates are very close, we will contact you as soon as possible, if they are extended dates we will keep in touch by email or WhatsApp contact 3 to 5 weeks before.
What happens if my reservation cannot be confirmed?
99% of the reservations are usually confirmed, however, if there is the availability of hotels, services, or others, we will offer an alternative of dates, lodging, or services. In the event that we are unable to help, full refund policies apply.
Is it necessary to reconfirm my reservation before the trip?
No, the confirmation email in your inbox is enough to validate the adventure.
How do I modify, update, reschedule or cancel my reservation?
Any modification, cancellation, or update of data must be done by email by mentioning the unique reservation # code generated to firstname.lastname@example.org
What happens if a booked service cannot be carried out due to weather conditions or reasons of force majeure?
In case of force majeure such as natural disasters, bad weather, problems that put your safety at risk, or others, our team will contact you immediately to provide some alternatives.