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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small deception of our 3 days tour. Indeed, there wasn't wind at the time we visited, meaning all the sediments where at the bottom of the water, which therefore wasn't green... but the place is nice and you get a nice view on the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank LouisD16230
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First world problem I know as they are all really quite spectacular but I did prefer the red lake (Colorado) to this one. The red one is more remote and less commercial .... and more vibrant in its colouring! You can swim here in the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

This was the last stop at our 3-day Uyuni tour before reaching the Chilean border. The lake has a beautiful green colour and it is a great photo opportunity together with Licancabur volcano in the background. There were more impressive lagoons on this trip (above...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Unelma333
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Laguna Verde is the windiest place I have ever experienced. It is on the border of Argentina, Chile and Bolivia with an active volcano next to it and a crazy aqua green color, it is a truly surreal sight. There are no flamingoes like some...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Colby K
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

It is indeed eye-catching to see the lake from a distance. The minerals in the sea and the sunlight create the amazing view.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank IdealTravelmate
Reviewed June 11, 2017

The Laguna Verde is part of the Reserva Nacoinal de Fauna Andina Eduardo Avaroa. Excursions to/from Uyuni - San Pedre de Atacama stop at this lake with flamingos.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank antwerp88
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

We visited Bolivia with our two children - aged 9 & 10. The altitude is quite high reaching 4970m above sea level throughout the day. Kids were fine. The lakes are amazing and worth the trip from Atacama.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank ExpatFamily2007
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Laguna Verde is located behind Licancabur Volcano. If you're in San Pedro de Atacama you'll have to cross Bolivia border, so take your passport and if you're driving a rented car, you'll need a special authorization from the rental agency. The Bolivian migration office closes...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Cristiani F
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

This is normal lunch spot for many tours and it is nice to have lunch here by the green lake. The color is rather distinctive and stands out. The colder and windier the day the more emerald green the color. It is a solid 6...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank AshishGuptasfo
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most unusual lagoons in the high Andes in Bolivia It is known to have large amounts of arsenic inside and there are no flamingos Upon arrival it looked pretty bland and not green at all, but just when we were...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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