A unique city tour that will not only show you the usual parts of the city such as the historic government and financial districts but also take you to parts other tours do not and mingle with the locals, walk in the colorful markets, visit the fast growing city of El Alto above La Paz and travel on the Teleferico (the new cable car system). With your local, knowledgeable guide (English-speaking) you will visit parts of the city on foot that would normally remain undiscovered by tourists, interact with the locals in a responsible manner and learn about the real life of the citizens of La Paz and El Alto. The tour finishes at around 13.30 in La Paz downtown.
For this tour you will get picked up from your central accommodation at 9.00 (if your hotel is not in the pickup area then you will have to make your way to a central meeting point) finishing approximately 13.30. Tours run daily except public holidays. Tour finishes in central La Paz.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||In our Offices in La Paz|
|START TIME||Please arrive by 08:30 AM for a prompt departure at 09:00 AM.|
|FINISH TIME||Approximately 13:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hat, sunglasses & sunscreen.|
This tours involves walking and La Paz and El Alto are are high altitudes of 3600m to 4000m so you it is advisable to have spent a day or two at this altitude to get used to it so you can fully enjoy it. The sun can be strong here so sunglasses and sun cream are essential.
Group sizes are small usually from 2 to 8 people meaning the guide can full interact with everyone. This tour needs a minimum of two people to leave but we can check for other people if you are a solo traveler.