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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

Just what the doctor ordered. Open spaces, fresh (cold!) air. It is just epic. It's hard to imagine what the first people to have visited must have thought. It's amazing!

Thank muizbol
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This might be the most touristic thing I ever did. The airport in Uyuni is built just to transport all the tourists. With that said this is actually a place everyone should visit. The surrounding is so different from anything I have seen. We did...More

Thank pjoman
Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a harsh environment, but well worth getting out there to check out the islands, volcanoes and just the salt. Its unique.

Thank btc12016
Reviewed 6 days ago

Salar de Uyuni is a fantastic place, literally, out of this world! We've spent 2 days on the lake of salt, witnessing one amazing sunset, which was totally worth the pain of waiting.

Thank Tasha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unworldly experience. A sight that is very special and for me unique in size and grandure. Uyuni town is nothing to get excited about but acts as important transport hub including an airport. From here I suggest heading to the national park in SW Bolivia...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most amazing places I have ever seen on planet earth! Simply a must do for anyone who appreciates the natural beauty in the world. We had a guide and driver take us out in a 4WD drive for the day. No maps,...More

Thank SarahinMelbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thousand of kilometres of solid salt soil with rocks appearing such as islands in a magic landscape. A dream!

Thank Guido G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an incredible place. We went on a jeep tour for 4 days and what an experience it was! This was 100% one of our top highlights since we started travelling around the globe. don't miss this opportunity to see something out of this world....More

Thank Olivia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have booked a 3 days trip to the Salar de Uyuni and different lagunas near the Bolivian-Chilenean border. A great experience, perfectly organised by Nick's Adventures and their partner Creative Tours. The Salar is a magic and unique place - there are probably not...More

Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a one day tour in a private vehicle - great for exploring and taking pictures. Ended the day with a sunset happy hour - perfect

Thank Lainba
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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
Yolani B
12 September 2018|
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.
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