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La Paz City Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Cover some key La Paz landmarks and neighborhoods in a walking tour
  • A great way to get your bearings in a sprawling city
  • Begins and ends close to top La Paz attractions
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La Paz City Walking Tour
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3pm DepartureMost Popular
Tired of the same boring City Tours? Join our Walking City Tour, learn about the people, culture, customs, traditions and all the hidden secrets of our beautiful and wonderful La Paz!
From US$3.00
10am Departure
Tired of the same boring City Tours? Join our Walking City Tour and learn about the people, culture, customs, traditions and all the hidden secrets of our beautiful and wonderful La Paz!
From US$3.00
Overview
Exploring the city of La Paz on your own can be intimidating but this guided walking tour makes it easy to discover this Bolivian “city in the sky.” Learn the history, legends, and myths behind many buildings and streets. See La Paz Cathedral, explore the Witches’ Market, and learn about the infamous history of San Pedro Prison. This tour is capped at 15 participants, making for a more personalized experience.
What to Expect
Make your way to a central location in La Paz, where you meet your guide and small group for a morning or afternoon departure. Start by taking in the historic San Francisco Church, built by early Franciscans, and then browse the colorful stalls at the Lanza and Rodriguez markets.

Get a glimpse of Bolivia’s traditional healing and spiritualism in the Witches’ Market, and head to Plaza Murillo to see La Paz Cathedral and the Presidential Palace. Here and throughout the tour, the guide shares stories of La Paz’ history, ancient traditions, and modern-day culture, and you can get insider tips on where to eat, drink, and explore in the city. The tour concludes at a café in the narrow, colonial-era Jaen Street, where brightly painted buildings line the historic cobblestones.
Reviews (116)
1 - 5 of 102 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Not the standard walking tour

This is one of the best walking tours I've done so far. Ariel, the guide, was really knowledgeable about literally everything and told a lot of interesting and unusual storys about the city. Great combination between walking and talking. Would totally recommend this tour, if...More

Thank FiekeKoebrugge
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Great walking tour

Really enjoyed this tour. Good balance between walking and talking. Lots of interesting local information given. Our guide Mariana was great, excellent English and very knowledgeable.

Thank saraidm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Woinderful experience

Had the pleasure of taking this tour with the best of guide, Maya Sagarnaga, the general manager of the tour agency HanaqPacha Travel. She is fluent in ENglish and highly knowledgeable and personable. The withches market was interesting as were the colonial sites we visited...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Frank I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Highly recommend

Our guides David and Daniel were incredible! So knowledgeable, from Bolivian culture, food through to politics. I found the tour really insightful and engaging.

Thank Y80BIelizabethr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Highly recommended walking tour

Juan is a really knowledgeable guide who speaks great English. He gave great insight into La Paz and also life in Bolivia. The tour lasted 2 hours 30 minutes. It was a great start to our time in La Paz.

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Judith K
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Response from marysamsonite87 | Reviewed this property |
Depends in the guide...ours was 2 hours
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