Tunupa Volcano, Uyuni

#8 of 10 in Parks in Uyuni
Test your physical limits with a rewarding hike up Tunupa Volcano, which features a crater roughly 5,300 m (17,000 ft) above sea level. The hike takes several hours but provides unbeatable views of the surrounding landscape and the red coloring of the volcano itself. If you really want to challenge yourself, hire a guide and try to reach the very summit of the volcano. At the base of the mountain you can visit a small village, ideal place to have lunch and meet the locals. Using our online itinerary creator, Uyuni attractions like Tunupa Volcano can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We did a one day trip fro Uyuni , Bolivia. It was a beautiful ride across the salt flats . We visited a small museum at the little town at the base and then drove up to the level where you park and ta...  more »
  • The contrast between the white Salar and the colorful volcano stands out from miles away. Located to the north of the desert, used as a reference point by locals to orient themselves. We got up to a funeral cave on its slopes. The desert landscape from up there is unique!
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  • Great place for sunrise!
  • Hard to climb, but great.
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