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Salar de Uyuni - wonder of the largest natural salt fields in the world

Huge salt fields, the world's largest in Bolivia is considered "weird wonders" of nature. It 's like a huge mirror, reflecting the sky makes tourists feel walking along white clouds

Salt fields in the summer is like a huge mirror

Salt fields Salar de Uyuni located the southwest Bolivia, near border Chile. This is the world's largest natural salt fields, it is formed by the movement of the earth's crust. Shallow salt lake is about 10582 km2 of area, near the Andes range with 3650m of height.

Experience the feeling on "clouds"
Driving through salt fields

Estimates, Salar de Uyuni reserves about 5 bilion tons of salt. Meanwhile, each year, Bolivians exploit approximately 25.000 tons of salt. Not only its economic benefits, salt fields is also a famous destination with beauty nowhere to be

Between nature, tourists make many strange styling

In the winter, salt fields is dry state, even vehicles travel comfortable. In the summer, this place is always submerged, it turns into a huge mirror of nature. Blue sky, white clouds reflect the lake make the beauty seemingly real.

This place also begins more creative

One of the most interesting journey of discovery in South America is driving along fields Salar de Uyuni. Extraordinary natural landscape with llamas herds walk, giant cactus seem lost in another world


In November each year, Salar de Uyuni become habitat and reproduction of many flamingos. Their food is the bacterium around salt mines.

Around the salt fields, they construct motels, hotels especially with materials and items made from salt. To experience the feeling seemingly real between miraculous nature, Salar de Uyuni salt fields is a perfect destination for travel


Thuy Anh


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