La Paz is one of the most important indigenous cities of South America and one of the mayor cities in Bolivia. La Paz is the seat of the government and all the political decisions are taken here. It is situated in a valley, surrounded by mountains but it is still located at 3600meters above sea level making it the highest capital city in the world. There is a huge variety in climate, culture, life, museums, markets and churches.
Copacabana is located 155 km from La Paz. It is considered one the most important religious cities in the country, many pilgrims walk there from La Paz which takes you about 3,5 hours. This road crosses several villages and a part of the old Inca Trail. Lake Titicaca is located on the border of Peru and Bolivia, situated 8400 meter above sea level which makes it the highest lake in the world. It is a very fascinating lake situated in between the stunning Andes Mountains.
Coroico is a small village and perfect for anyone looking for peace, quiet and a restful place set in a natural environment. Coroico is situated 1500 meters above sea level and you can enjoy pleasant weather during the year. The waterfalls and the rivers are incredible; trekking in these areas is a pleasure. The hills are great for anyone who likes to ride bike and it is at the very end of the famous “Worlds Most Dangerous Road”.
The Uyuni Salt Flat is the largest in the world and it has an area of 12,000 km. Uyuni is situated 3675 meters above sea level. You can take multi-day excursions to cross the impressive salt flats as well as visiting the Anthropological Museum and the Train Scrapyard just 3 km to the south of Uyuni.
Sucre is the most historical city of Bolivia and the constitutionally recognized capital. It is a beautiful and peaceful city with a variety of culture and gastronomy. Food is very important for the local people and they consider it a priority. It is a very lovely city where you can enjoy walking around, passing plazas, parks and colonial streets, observing the beautiful paintings, balconies, historic monuments and the architecture.
Potosi is considered as one of the highest cities in the world, situated 3,826 meters above sea level. Near Potosi you can find Cerro Rico, with a history that goes back to the Spanish conquest. Potosi was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO because it is an excellent example of silver mine in modern times. Close by you can find peaceful and quiet thermal baths.
Rurrenabaque is a small town in the North of Bolivia situated on the banks of the Beni River. In this tropical area the spectacular jungle “Selva and Pampas” is located. You will be surprised of the beauty of the rainforest, the landscapes, the vegetation and the biodiversity in the jungle. The banks of the river are a perfect location for wildlife observation. Alligators, turtles, capybaras, monkeys, ostriches, anacondas, and a large variety of birds and butterflies can be spotted there. You can swim with pink dolphins in one part of the river, while you can enjoy piranha fishing in another part.
Santa Cruz is one of the largest cities, located on the east side of Bolivia. It has a big variety of museums and cultural centers. Close by you can find the Bolivian Jesuit Missions, who were declared `Cultural World Heritage´ by UNESCO. In Espejillos you can walk along clear rivers and waterfalls.
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