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La Paz Destination Guide

Explore La Paz in Bolivia.

La Paz in the region of La Paz with it's 812,799 inhabitants is a town in Bolivia - some 258 mi (or 416 km) North-West of Sucre, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of La Paz

Current time in La Paz is now 07:35 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "America / La Paz" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Putre, Iquique, Arica, Yunguyo, Villancrani or La Ceja. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

14°C / 57 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 25th of March 2019
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: -1°C (31 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of March 2019
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (58 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Wednesday, 27th of March 2019
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 14°C (58 °F)
Night: 5°C (40 °F)

Videos

La Paz et ses alentours - La Paz Bolivi...

01:29 min ( December 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 551 - Rating: 5/5

A TripAdvisor TripWow video of a travel blog to La Paz, Bolivia by TravelPod blogger Lelaulau. See this TripWow and more at tripwow.tripadvisor.com La Paz et ses alentours "Après Sucre et ses revendi...

Just another day in La Paz

17:50 min ( December 12, 2012 by racewaynl)
Views: 572 - Rating: 5/5

Riding from El Alto into La Paz


I Survived the Worlds Most Dangerous Roa...

01:48 min ( December 02, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,579 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Hodge's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos:...

Bolivia Viajando's photos around La Paz ...

02:38 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 915 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Viajando's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: La Paz, Bolivia...


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Interesting facts about this location

La Paz

Nuestra Señora de La Paz (English: Our Lady of Peace; Aymara: Chuquiago Marka or Chuqiyapu) is the seat of government of Bolivia, as well as the departmental capital of the La Paz Department, and the second largest city in the country (in population) after Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

More reading: La Paz homepage
Located at -16.5, -68.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in South America, La Paz, Populated places established in 1548, Populated places in La Paz Department (Bolivia)

Palacio Quemado

The Palacio Quemado is a popular name to denote the Bolivian Palace of Government, located on Plaza Murillo in downtown La Paz. It is the official residence of the President of Bolivia. The building has had many incarnations. Its nickname ("Palacio Quemado," or "Burned Palace") originates from the fact that it was set aflame and burned almost to the ground during an uprising in 1875. It has since been rebuilt and revamped a number of times, but the name stuck.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -16.5, -68.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Bolivia, Government of Bolivia, Houses completed in 1825, La Paz, Presidential palaces, Spanish Colonial architecture

El Alto, La Paz

El Alto, La Paz File:Altiplano de La Paz Bolivia.

More reading: El Alto, La Paz homepage
Located at -16.5, -68.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places established in 1985, Populated places in La Paz Department (Bolivia)

Estadio Hernando Siles

Estadio Hernando Siles is a sports stadium in La Paz, Bolivia. It is the country's largest sports complex with a capacity of 42,000 seated spectators and is named after Hernando Siles Reyes, the 31st President of Bolivia (1926–1930). The stadium is located in the Miraflores borough of La Paz, at an altitude of 3,637 metres (11,932 feet) above sea level, making it one of the highest professional stadiums in the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -16.5, -68.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Bolivia, Copa América stadiums, Football venues in Bolivia, La Paz, National stadiums

El Alto International Airport

El Alto International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional El Alto) is an international airport located 8 mi south west of La Paz, La Paz Department, Bolivia. The airport is located in the city of El Alto and has served since the first half of the 20th century, but was modernized in the late 1960s, when its runway was lengthened and a new passenger terminal with modern facilities was built. The new airport was inaugurated in 1965.

More reading: El Alto International Airport homepage
Located at -16.5, -68.15 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Bolivia, La Paz Department (Bolivia)

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