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Ruta Verde Tours

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Address: Calle 21 de Mayo 318, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Phone Number: +591 3 3396470
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
2:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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Salary demands Uyuni tour

Great company organized sent all info to me via email, they confirmed a few days before our arrival via email, then when we got there our guide Janet was waiting for us both our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
laleh v
San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great company organized sent all info to me via email, they confirmed a few days before our arrival via email, then when we got there our guide Janet was waiting for us both our guide Janet and driver Fabio were fantastic this company we reasonably priced for what u get , very organized and we had a great time.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing experience and are very happy with choosing Ruta Verde for our three days / two nights Salar Uyuni tour from San Pedro de Atacama. It was very easy to communicate with Gijs from Ruta Verde and getting the trip booked up in advance and ensuring to include the best hotels in the area. All questions were... More 

1 Thank Zeefun
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, it was very expensive if you are a backpacker. But not all of us are. And I think this was a superb trip worth every penny. Our driver was lovely Freddie. He looked after us and drove perfectly. He showed us all the sights we could hope for and did not rush us around. With only 2 of us... More 

Thank Janet B
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

This was our first tour for the first trip in South America. Highly reccomment Ruta verde. We rate this as one of the best 3 day 2 night tours we've done on our lives (been travelling well over 3 decades!) - we found the landscape, wild life and fuana unique including Vacunias, flamingoes, colorful lakes, unique salt islands and the... More 

3 Thank Pretzel2014
Middletown, Connecticut
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We booked a three days/ two nights private tour with Ruta Verde.The tour is little expensive though. We were very skeptical of this tour as we have seen bad reviews for other tour companies regarding drunk drivers. But Jorge (Our Tour Guide) and Senon our driver were amazing. They took good care of us. Jorge was very informative and mingled... More 

4 Thank SanaKin
Quito, Ecuador
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39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

I was a bit skeptical about what we would get for our money but now I am a believer. This company delivered. We did the three day/ two night trip from San Pedro staying in two good hotels, both unique in their own way. We did not get a guide and relied on our basic Spanish with Freddy our driver.... More 

Thank Tom I
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

We took a 3 day tour from Uyuni to San Pedro de Atacama. Our guide, Favio, was quiet and serious and we always felt comfortable with his careful driving. He was very patient with our limited Spanish and made every effort to explain things slowly so we could understand. The vehicle was kept as clean as possible given the windy,... More 

Thank Marjorie C
Frankfurt, Germany
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

We booked a three days / two nights private tour with Ruta Verde as all operators told us in advance that group tours would always come with very basic accommodations, no heating, shared dorm and bathroom and no electrify. Since being on our honeymoon, we chose the private tour. What we liked: - preorganization and really quick answers were fantastic... More 

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Ruta_Verde, Propietario at Ruta Verde Tours, responded to this review

Hello Philipp and Marie, thank you for your review with so many compliments about the tour. Just one thing: You called our reply to your email ridiculous (regarding lunch on day 3). We just want to clarify that our response to your email was not: ‘thank you for the feedback; we will improve’. We replied as follows: -----Original Message----- From:... More 

Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

We have just completed the 3 day private tour from San Pedro to Uyuni with our excellent Spanish speaking guide and driver Fabio. Ruta Verde were very responsive and professional to deal with right from the beginning. Emails were answered promptly with good information and any questions I had were answered thoroughly. The itinerary was well put together and handover... More 

1 Thank JackieNeill
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190 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful 2 day 1 night trip with our guide Freddy in a safe comfortable Toyota Land cruiser. To be fair this trip isn't cheap so we had a pretty high expectation given we opted for a private tour for just me and my husband and whatever the highest class of hotel on the way to San Pedro... More 

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