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Beautiful High Altitude Lake

This lake is stunning, the view take you a bit by surprise if you come form San Pedro de Atacama as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wollongong, Australia
Snowy mountains

The snowy mountains behind the Laguna make a wonderful backdrop. It is a very beautiful lake and... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake is stunning, the view take you a bit by surprise if you come form San Pedro de Atacama as it is not far from the Bolivian border at all. Quite high, so take it easy and drink lots of water but really beautiful.

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

The snowy mountains behind the Laguna make a wonderful backdrop. It is a very beautiful lake and certainly lives up to the name of White Lake as there are heaps of borax around the lake. In winter it can be very cold

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This was a beautiful white lagoon that gets its colour from the borax concentration in the water. The scenery is amazing and there were flamingos and other birds in the water. It was neat to see and photograph such a different lake. The only downside...More

Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I've done my 10th expedition in march! You need to plan carefully all your itinerary to get there by sunset because mostly all tour passing by the noon and turning back. It\s an incredible places for sunset and late sunrise. You better stay at laguna...More

Thank itinerotravel
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The lake gets its name (White Lagoon) from the high quantity of the mineral borax in the water, making it seem white. The reflections of the mountains in the water are almost perfect, but a dark blue sky will seem a lighter blue in the...More

Thank Jules5691
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We went to Laguna Blanca a couple weeks ago as part of our tour from Uyuni (on the morning we were headed back to Uyuni) and it was gorgeous but it was just too cold for me to spend much time admiring the lagoon. Shame...More

Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

There is wildlife in this lagoon wjich is right next to the Green Lagoon which has arsenic in it. In summer sun the colour is not as spectacular as it would be in shade.

Thank AfricaEddie
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went through the last day of our 3 day 4 WD tour from Uyuni to San Pedro, we were lucky, it snowed for 5 days continuous two weeks before & they only opened the park 2 days prior. The snow & semi frozen lakes...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Laguna Blanca is a beautiful laguna that appears white due to minerals in the water and with the reflection of the clouds and surrounding landsacpe is absolutely breathtaking. Laguna Blanca is inside the Reserva Nacional de Fauna Andina Eduardo Avaroa and seen on excursions between...More

Thank antwerp88
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a lovely big white lagoon . It is on the normal tour route and worth pausing and making a few photos .

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