Half-day La Paz And El Alto Tour Including Cable Car

La Paz, Bolivia

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icon4 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 2 more
Overview

Experience the best of La Paz and El Alto on this memorable half-day guided tour. Visit local fortune tellers, travel on the highest urban cable car on earth and wander colorful markets filled with traditional items and savory snacks.
  • Experience La Paz and El Alto on a half-day tour
  • Ride on the world's highest urban cable car
  • Have your fortune told by amautas
  • Learn about local ingredients on a trip to a traditional market
  • Perfect for families and first-time visitors

Private transportation
Bilingual guide service (English-Spanish)
Traditional snack
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Drinks
Gratuities

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered

Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and meet your guide at your hotel before making your way to El Alto, home of the aymara culture. Learn about the famous aymara fortune tellers known as "amautas" and ask them about how your future looks. 

Next, head up to the highest urban cable car on earth and take in views from the panoramic station that's located sky high. You'll enjoy the city from a whole new perspective, which includes a memorable view of the Andes Mountains. This tour also includes stops in the hanging houses, where you'll have a chance to observe local life. 

You'll have time to wander the bustling and eclectic neighborhood known as Buenos Aires, where you'll visit a local market and learn about regional products and culinary ingredients. 

The tour ends with a traditional paceño's snack, the “sandwich de chola”, which is called this way because it was originally prepared by women dressed with polleras (skirts) called “cholas”. After we'll return to your hotel.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Late Bolivia
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • The duration of transfers are approximate. The exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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