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Salar de Uyuni

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The world's largest salt plain is a popular and scenic destination for tour groups.
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Uyuni, Bolivia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot visit Bolivia and MISS OUT on seeing one of mother nature's miracles. It's sad to think one day these Salt Flats won't be here. Enjoy every second of them!

Thank Oliver H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great experience, though we traveled in dry season we are lucky to have an area in salt flat which still have pool of water. We took photos covering the dry and wet effects. Careful with the sun burnt, hydrated and high altitude. Took a private...More

Thank Kar P
Reviewed 6 days ago

So many people there and all of them making it about them. This place is unique and special to the locals but all us western travellers do is turn it into a selfie, all about me" indulgence. How many dumb contrived photos of a indigenous...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the visit of the Saltflat of uyuni was a dream come true. if you have the time take the 3 day tour. this was one of the most amazing tours i have ever done. you think the salar is the Hotspot.... but no, there is...More

Thank MoBu78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was very clear to me that the Salar would be the biggest attraction in Bolivia but I never imagined it would be that breathtaking! I took the 3 night trip leaving from San Pedro De Atacama, It would probably be a good time to...More

Thank hadaso2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best travel experiences ever made. The scenery is magic and irrepeatable. The long way by car in the middle of the white reminds of ice more than salt.

Thank Leonardo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit here really is a trip of a lifetime. Our son had told us about it, but nothing prepares you for the reality. 10,000 sq km of pristine salt flat - fabulous. On the edge of the plain are lovely lagoons with birdlife and...More

2  Thank katherine153
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an awesome place to visit. A must do if you are in Potosi department. Very recommended to do the 3 day tour including the Eduardo Avaroa National Park offered in Uyuni. Make sure you bring your camera and glasses, and prepare for the...More

Thank Zkini
Reviewed 1 week ago

At times a out of body experience as you are so small feeling like an ant lost in the great white emptiness. At time feeling like a movie as one of the Star Wars movies was shot here. Visit and stay in one of the...More

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 1 week ago

With three weeks in Bolivia and Peru, Uyuni was on our list as starter after staying in La Paz to get used to the altitude. Even if the desert is totally white, I'm surprised of the size, as it's that huge. We drove here for...More

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Yolani B
12 September 2018|
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Response from Hans Z | Reviewed this property |
I was there March 22 and was told it was the End of the rainy season. There was still water on the salt flat, which is important to get the mirror effect. I think April is also a good time to travel, but some areas may have... More
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Yolani B
12 September 2018|
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Response from SarahinMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
The rainy season is traditionally December to March. It depends on how much rain has fallen in the previous months, but it is likely there salt flat will be wet in April.
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Haner8
4 September 2018|
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Response from Nancy R | Reviewed this property |
I am from Bolivia and I personally rather do air, hotel and excursions separate; most of the time I find this to be the most economical and practical way to travel, plus I have more control on choices. I used BOA Airlines... More
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