Salar de Uyuni, wonderful landscape in Bolivia

fecha Date Posted: 04/09/2016 leidoRead: 1663 times

If you do not know where to spend an adventurous and fantastic creations of nature holiday, then come to Bolivia, a very affordable destination where you can find both cheap flights and hotels beautiful and cheap, so there is no excuse to embark on one of the sites that you must know before dying.

Salar de Uyuni

South of Bolivia, is the city of Potosi, a desert site that suits you visit during the winter season, as well'll witness one of the most impressive natural phenomena in the Salar de Uyuni, it is a rich lake minerals, found in the middle of a semidesert and volcanic region, this lake and ponds because of its high mineral content can get stunning colors in its waters yellow hues like green, blue and they seem to be stained with dyes.

Salar de Uyuni 2

In winter, you'll have an experience out of this, out of a science fiction movie, it is a salt crust formed on the lagoon, which serves as a true mirror to the sky, where practically you'll be walking on the sky blue and white clouds. At night, the experience is even more fantastic as it seems you're in the middle of outer space, beautiful and sparkling stars that can only be seen outside the city, and looking toward your feet will see the same scenario starry reflected.

Salar de Uyuni night

Do not worry about getting there, as there are guided walks very cheap that you can apply to visit this place that so far only been seen in movies special effects and fantasy. Once you've seen this natural wonder, you can stroll in the town of Uyuni, famous for having a train cemetery dating back to 1890 when circulated for the first time in Bolivia and were the main means of most important for the market transport.

Train cementery

Visit the Pulacayo, a couple of dozen meters from Uyuni, you'll feel like in the Midwest, with its desert views and architecture dating from the nineteenth century, this place was used to produce silver traded throughout Bolivia a distant site of civilization, full of real cowboys but at the same important for the country's economy time. There you can still see the rock churches, wooden houses and the railroad that connected with civilization, a great place if you love history.


As you can see, Potosi in Bolivia, collects the most beautiful in the history of this country, from the city with luxury hotels to the most remote areas in the desert which no doubt is not just sand and cactus, it is also delicious traditional food, architecture, kind people, feelings and unmatched beauty that you can only experience in the Salar de Uyuni and all those tourist destinations that you can enjoy at prices so cheap you just want to come in your own vacation and be able to witness again these beautiful wonderful phenomena that nature brings to us.

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