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Laguna Colorada

Die Laguna Colorada liegt nicht bei Potosi sondern einige 100 km entfernt, Potosi, Bolivia
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3-Day Salar de Uyuni and Laguna de Colores from Uyuni
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“red lagoon” (6 reviews)
“san pedro” (2 reviews)
Die Laguna Colorada liegt nicht bei Potosi sondern einige 100 km entfernt, Potosi, Bolivia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breathtaking lagon! We passed it on our 3 days trip from San Pedro de Atacama to Uyuni with Senda Andina (tour operator).

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Laguna Colorada is inside the Reserva Nacional de Fauna Andina Eduardo Avaroa. It is a stop on the excursions between Uyuni and San Pedro de Atacama.

Thank antwerp88
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The lake has a red coloring which is made by some microbe. The color can be seen most days. There is so many flamingos its amazing.

1  Thank Kris S
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The lake has a red coloring which compliments the color of the flamingos. Best to use a trip as the birds do not allow you to get very close. The white borax compliments the red coloring.

1  Thank PGIT
Reviewed 23 February 2017

One of the many beautiful laguna in the area. great view of the mountains and nature. Another great stop on the trip.

1  Thank BobBobGolden
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We visited the Laguna on a 3-day-trip from Uyuni and we liked it most of all the ones on our trip. The intense red in combination with the blue, grey and white along with the flamingos made the perfect scenery for some amazing pictures.

1  Thank Sebastian C
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Weird that this place is mentioned in Potosi.. you visit this beautiful lake with a 4wd during a tour from San Pedro to Uyuni or vice versa. That said: the lake is stunning! The red color is amazing, especially with the blue sky, yellow grass,...More

2  Thank Edwin B
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Soo special...loved this place, Like Bolivia. A magical Place with llamas And flamingos. Nature, nature, nature!

1  Thank sillogi
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

A photo cannot capture the magic of this place. It is unique in every way and the flamingos just add the finishing touch. The red colouration comes from a micro organism but when we were there due to the low water levels there was a...More

1  Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful warm water lagoon in the Andean desert I visited it early in the morning The warm volcanic waters filling the lagoon rise water vapors through which birds, mainly the 3 types of flamingos, but also ducks and other aquatic birds linger...More

1  Thank oaxaca2
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