More about Uyuni Salt Flat
The Salar de Uyuni is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Bolivia is located in the department of Potosi, was said to be part of a salty lake called Minchin, until a strange phenomenon dried different this lake and others like Poopó and Uru Uru Uyuni salt flats forming and Coipasa. Amid the vast white desert of more than 10 000 km² there are different islands as Fish Island, the most impressive for its giant cactus that can measure more than 10 meters high.
From the town of Uyuni tours to this extraordinary places, full of flora and fauna, colored lagoons, geysers, stunning rock formations, all located in the National Reserve of Andean Fauna Eduardo Abaroa, located south of the Salar are organized between important sites of this book are:
Laguna Colorada, a natural wonder with an area of more than 6 kilometers, has different colors with reddish tones because the pigments of different algae, also called the nest of the Andes as it hosts thousands of flamingos.
The Morning Sun, this wonderful landscape us to the times of formation of the earth because of its intense fumarolic activity, with hot lava coming out of craters and expelling mixed with boiling water, with such pressure that can reach 50 meters vapors.
Lagua Verde, located south of the desert of Lipez, his extraordinary emerald green color is due to the high content of magnesium, this lake glistens the incredible body of water that shades all day, located near the Llincancabur volcano forming a fascinating view.