Southwest of Bolivia, in the Potosí Department. It is the capital of the Antonio Quijarro Province.
It is located at an altitude ranging from 3,665 to more than 5,000 meters above sea level.
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Very intense almost all the year. Winds speed can reach up to 60 miles per hour ( and more). Very dry winds predominate.
Joya Andina Airport located northwest of the city of Uyuni. Opened on July 11, 2011. Currently Amaszonas, Transporte Aéreo Militar and Boliviana de Aviación airlines offer regular flights to and from Sucre, La Paz, Rurrenabaque and Santa Cruz de la Sierra. The Airport features a 4,000 metres (13,000 ft) long and 45 metres (148 ft) wide paved runway, making it the airport with the second longest runway in Bolivia.
Graveyard of trains
The Train Cemetery is a site of abandoned trains on the edge of the Salar de Uyuni salt flats in
Uyuni is a municipality and tourist city in southwestern Bolivia, capital of the province of Antonio Quijarro in the department
Colchani Handicraft Market
Near the shores of the Salar de Uyuni is Colchani, a small town that is characterized for being the main
Hotel Jardines de Uyuni
The Jardines de Uyuni, is a new and different hotel with rustic Andean characteristics and with all the comforts of