Laguna Colorada
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MarcoB2
Sucre, Bolivia58 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2012 • Friends
unique in the world, with flemingos and volcanos surrounding. Its very cold at night, but step out with all your clouth on to see the stars and the milkyway at night, you will never forget this in your life.
Written July 27, 2013
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Luc
Brisbane, Australia388 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2013 • Friends
Laguna Colorada was such a welcome surprise. The pinks, blues and white colours are unforgettable and breath-taking. I could have stood there and taken it all in forever. The birds looked as though they were in paradise. It's quiet, reserved, clean and a must-see if you are doing the salt flats tour in Bolivia. Very high altitude tho.
Written June 27, 2013
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RobDonovan
Javea, Spain229 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Bolivia offers so many beautiful views, but this Laguna is simply amazing.

With the red and blue colours in the lake, bright white salt islands dotted around, green mossy banks and the wounderful pink flamingos, this place is a photographers paradise.

Would highly recommend stopping at this place for a great treat for your eyes!
Written March 30, 2013
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edwinking
Italy238 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2013 • Friends
We plan to visit laguna colorada ,so we hired a driver to drive from San Pedro Atacama to the chile border and continue to drive into Bolivia to reach the Laguna colorada,then head on to salar de uyuni..it was a big mistake to plan that route.
Following is my worst experience .
We depart San Pedro Atacama at 9 am, arrive the Chile border approx 13.30 on the way, we saw 1-2 laguna,the road was fine. We passed through the desert.so far so good.
At 2.30 ,we departed from Bolivia border heading to Laguna colorada, on the way, we stopped at 3 lagunas they were pretty much the same. Not impressive. Arrived at Laguna colorada was 17.30 . This Laguna was not spectacular ,the main attraction was its light maroon color due to its micro organism. Nothing else. From 2.30 to 5.30 ,we suffered from dusty bumpy road,headache from
4300 altitude sickness ,tiring, hunger.
But the diaster was not the end,we departed Laguna colorada at 17.45, then we continue to drive to salar de uyuni, we suffered the same bad condition until 20.00, the road was better paved and the altitude is down to 3600. It was a bit relax. By the time we arrived our hotel Luna salada was 22.30
The whole journey driving in the desert more than 12 hours. The time to spend on the difference Laguna less than 30 minute. I highly recommend no need to see so many Laguna as most of them are more or less the same. Just take a plane to fly to salar de uyuni, it's more comfortable.
Written July 30, 2013
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Mei L
Singapore, Singapore504 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2013 • Friends
Its beautiful red waters rises from the ground like a mirage as you approach the lagoon. The rosy pink hues of the resident flamingos form a vivid contrast against the copper-colored lagoon. A definite must-see when in the area. It's possible to visit the lagoon without paying the BS150 admission fee to the national park when arriving from Uyuni. The park office is just beyond the lagoon.
Written February 12, 2013
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Stev M
Zrh11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2012 • Solo
Awesome colors. We where lucky because we had a lot of wind so the water color was realy beautiful. It was part of the three days salt tour.
Written December 28, 2012
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udai113
New Delhi, India151 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sep 2018 • Solo
This was the highlight of my trip to Bolivia - the drive through absolute wilderness was stunning. The red lake was extremely beautiful in the afternoon - however the charm wears off in the evening and the red colour is not that bright. I would highly recommend making sure that your Jeep reaches here latest by 4:30 pm (ideally by 4) and also probably negotiate a stop here before you head back to uyuni from Laguna Blanca on Day 2 (Day 3 for those coming from Tupiza).
Written October 30, 2018
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Philip R
Saint Jerome, Canada143 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2016
Just WOW !!! This is a very nice place to stop. You can do beautiful picture. A lot a flamingo !!! Peaceful !!!
Written November 10, 2016
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cazbatt
Barnsley, UK2,638 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2015 • Friends
I heard we were visiting Laguna Colorada (Red Lagoon) and was dubious that it would be red - but it was and is beautiful!

The scenery in this entire area is amazing but this, with snowcapped mountains, the red lagoon and the gorgeous pink flamingos is just stunning.
Written August 13, 2015
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Nadine
Santiago, Chile16 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2015 • Friends
Amazing! Specially when it's sunny. We got there when it was windy,cold, and it was hailing so we couldn't enjoy the natural color as much but it was still nice.
Written January 30, 2015
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