La Paz Travel Guide
Why? As you fly in for your La Paz holiday you will
understand why this high-altitude city is one of the world's most
spectacular, set as it is inside a river canyon. Once on the ground
visitors discover that this city has some bizarre attractions, from
street markets selling dried frogs to a cocaine museum. It all adds
up to a memorable destination full of life and colour.
When? No matter what time of year you choose to travel to La Paz you will be assured of mild, sunny days, thanks to the altitude of the city which moderates the temperatures. If you holiday in La Paz during summer, though, be prepared for afternoon rain showers.
Who for? A holiday in La Paz is for the fit, especially if you plan to explore the steep city streets on foot. The city is an experience for intelligent travellers who just enjoy watching it go about its business and soaking up the sights and sounds.
More Info: Before setting off to Bolivia for a holiday in La Paz, learn all there is to know about the city from our comprehensive La Paz travel guide, designed to answer all your questions and then some, with useful hints and tips besides basic information. The La Paz travel guide is updated regularly and can be printed or emailed.
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