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Nice and peaceful place

The bus take 30 minutes to get there and cost 5 bs. The road is good The laguna is between 30-35... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Seraphin M
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Quebec, Canada
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Warm pool in natural setting

Really worth while to go there. Easy to reach by local bus. Still not spoiled by commerce... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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yesterday
“Beautiful - take a picnic”
13 Feb 2018
“Good half day trip”
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Reviewed yesterday

We caught a minibus from the Mercado Chuquimia on Universidad which cost 5 Bolivianos to Miraflores and leave as soon as the bus is full. Miraflores wasn't quite our thing so we caught the bus back to Ojo del Inca (1 BV). Cross the bridge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bolsovertypes
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

It is easy and quite cheap to get here from Potosi with Tarapaya/miraflores bound sharedbus near Mercado Chuquima for Bob5/way. Its an easy walk up from the road. I think the lagoon is not safe to swim but you definitely can enjoy some good view...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank feilee
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived after taking a public bus full of friendly locals who helped us stop at exactly the right point. We walked the half an hour up the path to reach to be told it was closed due to 2-3 people dying per month there!!...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Campbell M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the ojo del Inca in March 2017, but the site was closed. We were told it was because many people died drawn in the laguna so we couldn't visit it and had to go back to Potosi... There is no sign at...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank AuroreL-MC
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I went here today. The guy told me the lake was prohibitted to use due to danger concern. He suggested the other small lake behind the hill. There was also a small pool for the same.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Che pin C
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The bus take 30 minutes to get there and cost 5 bs. The road is good The laguna is between 30-35 degrees and its all natural. I haven't meet any tourist there, just a few locals people. If you want to have a quiet afternoon...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Seraphin M
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely no need to book an organised tour. Just get the 'micro' on the Agenda Universitaria in front of the stadium. We saw people arriving with the taxi and they were asked to pay twice the price we paid.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Daniele D
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to relax, temperature of the water is perfect and the surrounding mountains make a spectacular view

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Boris B
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Changerooms are disgusting, and the view is okay but nothing special for the region. Most dissapointing was that the water was lukewarm. Also no place to stand at all in the pool, have to tread water as long as possible and hold onto the algae...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Julie F
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Really worth while to go there. Easy to reach by local bus. Still not spoiled by commerce. Fantastic setting with mountains all around. The water is a bit warm to swim a lot, but pleasant enough. Take lots of protection against the sun.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Robert937
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