When is the best time to visit the Uyuni Salt Flats?
Late April is the perfect time to visit Uyuni, as you can expect to see both the dry salt desert and the giant mirror effect. It is not as cold as in winter and rainfall is limited. The smaller number of tourists also means that you can get better deals for hotels and tours.
How to get to Uyuni and when to go
It is possible to get to Uyuni by plane, by train or by bus. However, the best and most comfortable option is to fly to Uyuni from La Paz or Santa Cruz.
Perspective photos in the Uyuni Salt Flats: how to take them
The Uyuni Salt Flats are the largest in the world at over 10 000 square kilometers. In this strange place the white vastness blends with the horizon, giving us a chance to take spectacular perspective-defying photos.
Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve in Bolivia
This high-altitude desert spans an area of over 7000 square kilometers in the south-western corner of Bolivia, bordering Chile and Argentina, in an extremely remote location but not too far from the famous Salar de Uyuni.
Uyuni Bus Terminal
Information on timetables, prices and bus companies in Uyuni. Read about the tourist night buses from La Paz to Uyuni.
Tips for taking a tour to the Uyuni Salt Flats (Salar de Uyuni) in Bolivia.
A three day tour starting in Uyuni, Bolivia gives you the chance to see many of the attractions in the surrounding area, including Salar de Uyuni, Laguna Verde, hot springs, and lots of the beautiful nature Bolivia has to offer in the southwest. Visiting the Uyuni Salt Flat requires a tour; as it is not accessible any other way . Some tips worth remembering:
Calama to Uyuni
Calama is a mining city of about 150 000 residents in the Atacama desert in northern Chile. From here you can go on to San Pedro de Atacama and then the Salar de Uyuni.
The Great Salt Flat of Uyuni and its Surroundings
The Uyuni Salt Flat (Salar de Uyuni) in Bolivia is an immense white plain of 12.000 square kilometers of salt. It is the only place on Earth visible by the naked eye from the moon.
How to choose your tour in Uyuni?
This article will help you to choose your ideal tour for visiting the Uyuni region.
We offer you all the necessary information so that you may have a clear idea about the types of tours and itineraries on offer in the Uyuni region.
Advantages of booking your Uyuni Shared Tour with us
A short article about why you should consider booking your Uyuni Shared Tour with us.