Tunupa Volcano, Uyuni

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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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  • I personally think that you should visit this place. The views of the volcano and salt well worth it. You must be in form for the small hike of rise that is not high nor hard, difficulty low to medium if it is not adapted to the height. The population has hostels, bathroom, showers, shop for the Basic. I went with my girl that is not accustomed to walking, so it cost him much and in the end we did not get in the end will be for the next, just had a great time at Salt Lake.
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  • The views from the area (no need to go to the top of the volcano!) are mindblowing!! The scenery is beautiful there are a few mummies in a cave relatively easy to visit (entrance is a bit narrow). Tun...  more »
  • This is the vulcan at the edge of the Uyuni's Salar. You can go up the mountain and see mummies and then try to reach the panoramick viewpoint, i defenetly reccomend to do it: it's 2 hour and a half w...  more »
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  • Great place for sunrise!
  • Hard to climb, but great.
  • A mountain sacred to the native inhabitants of bolivia and peru, is a deity made mountain, a very good place to visit in the area of the salar de Uyuni.
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