Free Walking Tour La Paz

free walking tour la paz

Free Walking Tour La Paz is an awesome way to explore the administrative capital and largest city of Bolivia, located in the Andean highlands. Known for its unique topography, La Paz is built on a steep incline and is surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Visitors can explore the historic city center, which is home to many colonial-era buildings, churches, and plazas, as well as the famous Witch’s Market, where traditional medicinal herbs and potions are sold. The city is also home to many museums, such as the National Museum of Ethnography and Folklore, and offers great opportunities for hiking and climbing in the surrounding mountains.

General information

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Red cable cab. Central station.

Start time

10:00 am

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

Language

English

Price

Tip only basis

Important

Please remember to check your ticket after booking to ensure you don’t miss any updates from your guide.

Free Walking Tour La Paz – Highlights

Explore La Paz’s city center with a local guide

Take a look to the city from a cable cab

Get amazing recommendations for food and activities

Free Walking Tour La Paz – Itinerary

This tour is a fantastic experience in La Paz using the largest cable cab in the world. This free walking tour will take you along the Witches Market, Spanish colonial streets and Murillo square.

Free walking tour La Paz will take you through some of the most iconic and interesting parts of this vibrant city. We will start our tour at the main gate of the Red Cable Cab at the Central Station.

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We will head to the Witches Market, where you can learn about the traditional customs and beliefs of the indigenous people from La Paz, and purchase traditional handicrafts, souvenirs and potions.

Next, we will take a stroll through some charming streets, such as the Linares street, a street lined with colonial-style houses and traditional shops. Later we will arrive to San Pedro square, an interesting place to observe the famous San Pedro jail and the main avenue El Prado. Here we will take the Cable Cab.

After this spectacular experience from the air, you will walk along the most historic buildings and monuments, such as Jaen street, Murillo square, the heart of the city and the site of the presidential palace and the cathedral.

Free Walking Tour La Paz will finish at San Francisco church, a colonial church dating back to the 16th century.

Frequent asked questions

What is the minimum number of participants for the Free Walking Tour in La Paz?

The minimum of participants is 2 people.

What is the maximum number of participants this tour will host?

This tour will host a maximum of 15 participants

Can this free tour be done for one single group?

If you want a tour for only your group, please request a quotation for a private tour.

Can my children participate in this walking tour?

Of course, everyone is welcome in this walking tour.

Do we see all the places listed in the itinerary?

The itinerary of this tour may change sometimes.

What should you bring?

Check the weather on the day of the tour to make sure you bring and umbrella in case is raining. Bring comfortable shoes, cash and a big smile 🙂

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