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Cable Car Tour of La Paz

Highlights
  • La Paz cable car tour visits some of the city’s most important neighborhoods
  • Get your bearings in Bolivia’s biggest city
  • Safe, convenient way to explore local areas from high-altitude viewpoints
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Cable Car Tour of La Paz
US$8 per adult
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11 am tour
Soar our skies on our cable cars, ride on the three lines, red, yellow and green, visit the witches' market of El Alto city, and the south zone of La Paz city.
US$8.00 per adult
3 pm tour
Soar our skies on our cable cars, ride on the three lines, red, yellow and green, visit the witches' market of El Alto city, and the south zone of La Paz city.
US$8.00 per adult
Overview
Explore the sprawling city of La Paz by cable car on a guided tour that includes key areas, from El Alto to the stylish South Zone. Traveling across La Paz by cable car puts you high above the noisy streets, with panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, hillside neighborhoods, and downtown. Group size is capped at nine travelers for a more personal experience.
What to Expect
Meet a guide a central location in La Paz and then rise above the city as you take the red line cable car to El Alto, a high-altitude district with sweeping views.

You’ll pass the massive central cemetery on your way to the El Alto Witches Market—renowned for unique wares and the occasional ritual—and hop a minibus through a few El Alto neighborhoods.

Ride the yellow line cable car to the edge of the southern part of the city and then transfer to the green line, which extends all the way into the upscale South Zone, which features the most modern architecture in the city. The tour concludes in downtown La Paz, close to top restaurants and attractions. The guides can help arrange transport back to your hotel.
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1 - 5 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Great tour

Juan was a great guide, his knowledge was in-depth, interesting and entertaining. The views from the cable cars were spectacular. Highly recommend!

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 3 days ago
Excellent Tour: Highly recommended

Whilst the views from the various cable cars would have been worth the admission price in themselves, the tour managed to greatly exceed our expectations, largely down to our excellent guide, Vale. In a relatively short space of time we managed to learn an awful...More

Thank AJTGC
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great Cable Car Tour

I did the cable car tour and it was excellent. Our tour guide Kari spoke great English and was a wealth of interesting facts about La Paz as well as Bolivia more generally. The cable car was a great way to see many different parts...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best way to view the City and its Environs.

We had great weather for the Cable Car Ride and it was thoroughly worth it. There are about four routes and we chose the Red and the Orange ones. I'd especially recommend the Red Route which takes one all the way to El Alta -...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to see the city!

This is a great way to see the city, especially if you are restricted for time. Our tour guide Kari was extremely friendly and very informative. Highly recommend!

Thank Kiefer T
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zzmoo
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Response from scotshap | Reviewed this property |
I would check the website but I recall it was about 3-31/2 hrs and was the best thing that we did in La Paz, by far. It will get you all around the city and explain the customs and daily life of the residents of La Paz. One... More
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