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The most beautiful trips from La Paz

What to visit in and around La Paz

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful trips from La Paz
Inserted: 11.02.2021
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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La Paz is famous for its incredible location of a huge valley located right on the plateau of the Altiplano. From the city you can go on great day trips to the surrounding canyons, foggy Yungas or the mountains. It is also a starting point for some great treks. Let's see what interesting things you should definitely not miss here

1.
Death road

Rough road from La Paz to Coroico

Rating:
| Altitude: 4 660 m / 15 289 ft

One of the most famous „death“ roads of the world leads from the capital of Bolivia La Paz to Coroico lying… continue reading

2.
A trip to the Palca canyon

Stone beauty with a view of Illimani

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 518 m / 11 542 ft

Lots of natural beauty and spectacular geological formations so close to the city. This is the Palca Canyon… continue reading

3.
El Choro trek

Over Andes along the Inca trail

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| Altitude: 4 900 m / 16 076 ft

The most famous Bolivian trek leading along the old inca trail is El Choro. Within just a few days you pass… continue reading

4.
Ascent to Chacaltaya

Awesome view of Cordillera Real

Rating:
| Altitude: 5 395 m / 17 700 ft

Mountain Chacaltaya (5 363 m asl) extending only 25 kilometers from the capital city of Bolivia La Paz, is… continue reading

5.
Visit of Moon Valley

The power of erosion in full glory

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 310 m / 10 860 ft

At the very southern and bottom end of La Paz is an interesting area of weathered rock towers aptly named… continue reading

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