La Paz City Walking Tour Including Historical Streets

La Paz is a city unlike any other on earth. Its’ staggering height (3,600m/11,800ft) is only surpassed by its’ incredible beauty. Sprawling over a gorgeous valley and surrounded by massive mountains, ones’ first sight of La Paz is unforgettable, but its lasting mark on those who visit, is the life it holds within the valley walls. Our city tour will bring this complex, busy, and incredibly interesting city to life! The people, history, and customs that make up La Paz are truly fascinating and give an insight into the life that makes up one of the world’s most vibrant cities. A visit to La Paz is hardly complete without walking her narrow alleys, meeting her people, and getting to know the past that makes her what she now is.

per adult from

$6

NZD

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

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  • What's included :
    • Fun and informative bilingual guide
    • Local taxes
    • Local guide
    • Free local drink at the end!
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Mercado Rodríguez, Zona 1, Zoilo Flores, La Paz, Bolivia

    Colorful market life comes alive as we explain the culture and customs behind what we find. The sights and sounds of this vibrant market tell a fascinating story of local culture and tradition. Your guide will explain everything and keep it entertaining.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Mercado de Las Brujas, Melchor Jimenez, La Paz Bolivia

    This is one of the most fascinating markets in all of South America.
    Potions, llama fetus, offerings to mother earth, and so much more is on display in this working market. Take a seat as your guide explains the vast array of products being sold and the fascinating stories and histories behind some of them. Through this your guide will explain to you the living cosmovision of the Andes. Trully fascinating.

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Iglesia de San Francisco, Plaza San Francisco at Avenida Mariscal Santa Cruz, La Paz Bolivia

    This is one of the most interesting church facades in all of Latin America. And as your guide explains what we see on the face of this church you will see in a very real way how the coming of the Spanish has affected the andean cosmovision and the local culture/traditions. Not just a beautiful church but a dramatic piece of art which shows us this incredible history.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Mercado Lanza, Zona 9, La Paz Bolivia

    This is a truly local spot. Right in the center of the city, locals flock to this market for some of the best street grub around. Your guide will show you some delicios stops and you'll get a chance to try local food/drink. There's also bathrooms if needed

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Plaza Murillo, La Paz Bolivia

    This is the epicenter of Bolivian Politics. In this very place started the first uprising against the Spanish in her colonies in South America.
    And from there it has continued to be the place of most of Bolilvians political movements, problems and triumphs. Your guide will tell you these fascinating stories in front of the presidential palace and give you a glimpse into the tumultuous political past and our hope for a better future.
    A truly fascinating spot!

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: La Paz, La Paz, La Paz Department

    Explore one of the world's wonder cities with enthusiastic local guides who want you to love the city they call home. This fascinating has many unique and hidden gems that your guide shows you and brings to life!

    Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure Point :
    St. Peter's Square, Cañada Strongest, La Paz, Bolivia
    Return Detail :
    Sol y Luna, Calle Murillo esquina Calle Cochabamba, zona Central, La Paz, Bolivia
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Gravity Assisted Mountain Biking

Activity ID: V-6521P4

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