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Andes Salt Expeditions Tour Operator

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Did the 3 day / 2 night tour with Andes. They were one of 3 agencies recommended by the hotel and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
neuch1
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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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Excellent

I was really happy with the company I chose for the salt lakes. The value of the tour reached more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Korina T
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Our company, Andes Salt Expeditions was founded in 1986 by Braulio Mamani, a descendant of a mining family and has been a miner. Pioneer as guide of the mines in the rich hill of Potosi,Uyuni salt flats , colored lagoons to more than 100,000...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Uyuni, Bolivia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Did the 3 day / 2 night tour with Andes. They were one of 3 agencies recommended by the hotel and also had good reviews on TripAdvisor. We selected them since Wendy, at the reception, listened to all our concerns and wishes and gave us...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was really happy with the company I chose for the salt lakes. The value of the tour reached more than my expectations and they accommodated with my dietry requirements very well (being vegan) our guide Vamar was a great one. Highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The company was very professional, helpful and reassuring about our queries before the trip. The trip itself was brilliant. Veymar was our guide and he was brilliant, very friendly, professional and informative. He also spoke brilliant English and is very funny. If you get him...More

1  Thank Nico H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think Freddy should be called "5-Star Freddy" to more accurately describe the service he provides as a guide. For the 4-day group tour, Freddy did it all: he was our guide, our driver, our vehicle-maintenance man, and our cook. Thanks to his experience and...More

1  Thank quirkycostar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the 3 day tour with Andes Salt Expeditions and was very happy with the quality of the tour and our guide. I arrived in Uyuni on the morning of the tour and booked at their office. Our guide Waelnaldo was fantastic. He spoke...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good service! We booked our 3-days tour just the same day in the morning. The price was very good for the program they offered. Franklin, our driver was excellent. He does not speak English but our basic Spanish was enough to communicate. He prepared...More

1  Thank zbyszek_weiss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent driver! Thank you Frankie for taking care of us and showing best spots. Great ideas for the photos too! Highly recommend.

1  Thank Piotr B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good price, amazing experience with a very professional guide: veymar, who was nice, had many informations to share, and very accurate with time and directives for the group interest. Also the food was so so good, I definitely recommend this company

1  Thank Asmae F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's just an opnion on the agency and not on desert. We chose this agency because of the tripadvisor notation (4 days tour), but please, do not expect to get a different treatment than with an other agency : we booked 3 weeks before to...More

1  Thank Desmauries
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have had the most amazing 3 days in he salt flats. Our driver/guide/cook/mechanic Viemar was so enthusiastic and knowledgeable, with excellent English. We got to experience a wide variety of sights and well supported in organising our transfer to San Pedro de Atacama. Would...More

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maria fernanda c
September 17, 2018|
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Response from Emma L | Reviewed this property |
I imagine it depends on the time of year, but in July we just booked in Uyuni the day before - there was plenty of availability. Some people even arrived on the overnight bus and booked for the same day. Check a few shops... More
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Freddy_And_Maria
April 24, 2018|
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Response from marlises2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Freddie, The Andes Salt excursion was part of a longer package I booked through Tucan Travel. They worked very closely with Andes Salt and highly regard them. I am not sure not sure if it was a standard or Medium... More
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