Travel Blogs from Uyuni, Bolivia

Sort by Newest Best first

The Salar de Uyuni, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

The Salar de Uyuni

A travel blog entry by debbie_laybourn

We have met so many people on our travels that have raved about the Salar de Uyuni in the south of Bolivia that Bev and I were both really excited about the trip. The salar is the largest and highest salt lake in the world and further south are towering ...

First meeting with Bolivian transportation, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

First meeting with Bolivian transportation

A travel blog entry by fast

... til grensa gikk smertefritt gjennom flott fjelllandskap, jeg spiste litt, bruke 1t paa aa faa fiksa poapirer paa grensa og var inne i Bolivia - so far so good! Jeg gikk til togstasjonen, 4t foer toget skulle gaa. Bilettluka var ikke aapen enda, saa viu ...

3 Tages Tour, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

3 Tages Tour

A travel blog entry by maas

2
11

Morgens um 8.00 Uhr ging die Tour vor dem Buero von Estrella del Sur (Tourveranstalter) los. Zunaechst fuhren wir mit einem Bus zur Bolivianischen Grenze. Dort wurden 6er Gruppen gebildet und auf die 4x4 Autos verteilt. Wir waren eine tolle Gruppe ...

Salar de Uyuni - Amazing Salt Flats, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salar de Uyuni - Amazing Salt Flats

A travel blog entry by oosilnz

1
41

We were up at 4.30am for what promised to be a highlight of the travels in South America and Bolivia especially. We had all slept well and were rearing to go. We hit the road in on a beautiful starry night with a full moon on show. We sped onto the salt ...

Your Eyes are Bigger than Your Stomach, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Your Eyes are Bigger than Your Stomach

A travel blog entry by karsenault

1

... things I really could care less about. Alas, I am sure it will be spectacular nonetheless. Which means that I will be leaving Bolivia relatively soon. I am very sad about that, this is a beautiful country with friendly people. I have felt nothing but ...

Uyuni Salt flats...chips with that salt?, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Uyuni Salt flats...chips with that salt?

A travel blog entry by quinnlucie

30

... say we were excited would be the overstatement of the century. Itīs a flat salty barren bit of land in the middle of Bolivia, seriously, how interesting could this leg of the journey be? Oh how we were wrong. Itīs difficult to describe the salt ...

Uyuni, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Uyuni

A travel blog entry by domcrean

10

We arrived at Uyuni at 5.00pm after a 7 hour bus journey that was elongated by a delay when the road seemed to be built in front of us! We got to the hotel and as we checked in the very friendly receptionist told us there was not electricity! In the ...

Salt flats, geysers, and coloured lagoons, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salt flats, geysers, and coloured lagoons

A travel blog entry by missb_mrmoo

29

... trip across the salt flats. First stop was the cementerio de trenes - a graveyard of rusting locomotives. The Salar de Uyuni are incredible, white salt flats stretching to what seems eternity. With perfect blue skies gave perfect opportunity for some fun ...

Salar de Uyuni, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salar de Uyuni

A travel blog entry by lucky

56

... the skyscrapers of Buenos Aires. Women with old style bowler hats and colorful skirts sold their wares in outdoor stalls. Bolivia was South America's poorest country, and it showed. This was nothing like eastern South America. For the first time in ...

I guess 2L of Coke guarantees you nothing, Uyuni to Oruro, Bolivia travel blog

I guess 2L of Coke guarantees you nothing

A travel blog entry by kendranaaron

1

... felt little lingering responsibility to get me on the train.  LUCKILY, there were plenty of tickets to be had and our wait was not in vain.  We hopped aboard the train with Suzy and Katha -- ready to see what Bolivia had in store next. ...

FAO OF THOSE ON SAN PEDRO-UYUNI 4X4 TRIP, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

FAO OF THOSE ON SAN PEDRO-UYUNI 4X4 TRIP

A travel blog entry by sophie_ish

27

Just right click on the picture you want to maximize it, right click and select save picture ...

Uyuni day four, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Uyuni day four

A travel blog entry by candcthai

27

... around Lake Titicaca.) We finally reach the edge of the salt flats around midday and head back to civilisation in the form of. Uyuni town. As we drive into the dry dusty town we immediately think that we made the right decision to use Tupiza as our ...

Second day of the 4x4 trek, Salar d Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Second day of the 4x4 trek

A travel blog entry by worldtaste

67

We started the day with the Arbol of piedra a stone formation which looked like a tree, one more time this place revealed to be amazing with incredible place that we were not expecting to see Then it was a succesion of Laguna (lack): Laguna Honda, ...

Tour from Hell, San Cristobal, Bolivia travel blog

Tour from Hell

A travel blog entry by iwanellis

Blog i ddilyn/Blog to follow 4x4 efo y boi mwya diflas yn y byd... Dim amer cael gormod o fflipin hwyl! No time having too much friggin ...

Bolivia -

Bolivia - "niu countri"

A travel blog entry by veromarcos

3

We made it...and guess what, it was tougher on the Chilean side than on the Bolivian one. Up to now, Bolivia is great, different but great. It is sufficient to say that the bus on the Bolivian side was much much better than the Chilean one. We really ...

On Bolivian Hospitals and Salt, Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

On Bolivian Hospitals and Salt

A travel blog entry by richard74

1
12

... ; And foot fungus, well, that was but a pipe dream!  On from here we made our way down Bolivia to Salar de Uyuni.  The pictures throughout this blog tell the story of this trip across Bolivia's salt plains.  They were beautiful, ...

Would You Like Salt With That??, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Would You Like Salt With That??

A travel blog entry by thomasandannie

176

Day 1 Arrived at 7:30 off the very bumpy night bus from La Paz, walked through a bitterly cold Uyuni, booked our tour to leave at 11 am that morning for the salt flats, Uyuni is not the kind of place you stay too long in! Additionally, we booked our ...

Salt flats, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salt flats

A travel blog entry by jillsy

31

The Salar de Uyuni are an absolute must see in Bolivia, we were kind of half hearted in going, but it was recommended so we went, and it was amazing, truly like nothing I have ever seen before (well kind of Lake Eyre!)  but so very cool. We did ...

\\, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

\\

A travel blog entry by bugs1983

\ ...

Dusty ol' town, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Dusty ol' town

A travel blog entry by slowayround

2
20

... above sea level), a military town placed out in the desolate altiplano (high planes) of southern Bolivia where the wind gathers strength and hits Uyuni with a vengeance. Luckily, we were prepared with this knowledge and dressed accordingly. The Salar ...

SALT, Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

SALT

A travel blog entry by slowayround

4
61

... Then we set off for the southern exit of the salar shown on our map, heading towards a Reserve we wanted to see in southwestern Bolivia. The day was perfect, blue skies and no wind. Since we didn’t have a visual marker for where we were headed, we ...

Uyuni and the Salt Flats, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Uyuni and the Salt Flats

A travel blog entry by sam180

6

... )see photo. On the way back from the salt flats, we stopped at the world famous train graveyard just outside Uyuni.  I'm not really into trainspotting, but I have attached a couple of photos below for those of you who are ...

The Great Salt Lake, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

The Great Salt Lake

A travel blog entry by shaunb

7

... of the two then this is the tour for you.  We are woken at 5am in time to catch the sunrise over the Salar de Uyuni.  There are some mutterings as the team feel the driver is running a little late and that weīll miss the big event, despite our ...

Salar de Uyuni 4wd trip, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salar de Uyuni 4wd trip

A travel blog entry by kathrynpreston

70

... to the Chile/Bolivian border. Fortunatley there were five of us from the Pachamama trip so we were able to travel together for the Uyuni trip in the same 4wd. We stopped at the Bolivian border, literally a small shack in the middle of altiplano, to have ...

Amazing Scenery and Funny Photos, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Amazing Scenery and Funny Photos

A travel blog entry by katbromhall

2

... arriving near the end of the 19th century, and construction was encouraged by the Bolivian President who believed Bolivia would flourish with a good transport system, but it was also constantly sabotaged by the local Aymara indigenous Indians ...

salzsee, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

salzsee

A travel blog entry by asci

3

... einfach nicht umgehen...zoomt mal in die karte rein, dann seht ihr was ich die naechsten tage vor mir habe. Salar de Uyuni ist der name. Da Regenzeit ist weigern sich die Tourunternehmen in die eigentliche Salar zu fahren...mit der Begruendung das alles ...

Salty, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salty

A travel blog entry by fannypacking

1
26

We picked up two Swedes in the Koala Den and headed South for a three day Jeep tour to witness salt, lakes, flamingoes, volcanic bubbling mud, geysers and hot springs. And a gimp in all of these locations. Temperature was about minus 10 at ...

A salty sunrise and dead trains in Uyuni, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

A salty sunrise and dead trains in Uyuni

A travel blog entry by ristohannah

1
88

... Cochani, a small town on the edge of the salar, where we had a final delicious Eube lunch before arriving in Uyuni town. Our final port of call was the Cemeterio de Trenes (train cemetery), a dumping ground for old steam locomotives turned ...

Can you pass the salt please...?, Unuyi, Bolivia travel blog

Can you pass the salt please...?

A travel blog entry by steveowonder

19

We've gathered early in the morning to finally leave Chile and begin the 3 day adventure into Bolivia via the largest salt flats in the world, passing lagoons, volcano's, hot springs and spurting geysers. After days of being refused exit (snow/ rain/ gas ...

Salt, sky, sand and slumming it!!, Uyuni, Bolivia travel blog

Salt, sky, sand and slumming it!!

A travel blog entry by rosalindandceri

... ) a break as he heads off on these 3 or 4 day 9 hour driving days 6 times a month.. bonkers! So, the Salar de Uyuni.... the worldīs largest salt flat, was INCREDIBLE... the most fucking amazing landscape I have ever seen! Blue, blue and white and more ...

Sort by Newest Best first