It is located southwest of Bolivia, in the department of Potosí and is one of the most important tourist centers in the country for being the gateway to the famous Salar de Uyuni and the Fauna Andina Eduardo Abaroa National Reserve.
In its outskirts there is also an old train cemetery, where we can see the locomotives that were used at the end of the 19th century.
Uyuni is located at 3660 meters of altitude above sea level.
Attractions: Natural areas, salt fields, museums.
Activities: Ecotourism, observation of flora and fauna, photography, trekking.
How to get there:
Throughout the year.
When to go: By airplane you can reach the Joya Andina Uyuni Airport, which connects the area with domestic flights from La Paz, Sucre, Cochabamba, Rurrenabaque and Santa Cruz de la Sierra.
Weather: Dry and cold.
Services: Transportion, lodging, food.
Surroundings: Salar de Uyuni, Lagunas de Colores, Potosí.