Laguna Colorada, Uyuni

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See a natural wonder at Laguna Colorada, where waters that fill the lake are tinged red, caused by sediments as well as the coloration of algae. Visitors like to take photos of the natural contrast between the white borax islands and the red waters in which they sit. While in the area, watch several varieties of flamingoes perched among the scene of the self-contrasting lake, large salt flats around it, and the mountains in the distance. Make Laguna Colorada a part of your Uyuni vacation plans using our Uyuni online route planner.
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  • This lagoon is red due to the algae bloom. There were hundreds of flamingos when we visited. You can walk alongside the lagoon side. My 3 year old daughter loved this place  more »
  • This lagoon has a red tint due to the algae bloom and which is clearly noticeable. There were many hundreds of flamingo when I visited. Sadly, sone idiot with a drone scared many off. You can walk...  more »
  • Amazing place
  • Water tastes good

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