Bolivia may be one of the poorest countries in South America but its cultural wealth, the mind-blowing Andean landscapes, and the remnants of mysterious ancient civilizations make it the richest and most exciting destination for adventurous and independent travellers.
Starting this tour we go Northeast passing by "El Alto", the highest city in the world, for about 45 min until we get to the town of "Laja" the place where originally this city was founded in 1548 with the name of "The Ville of our Virgin of the Peace", as we get there watching the old church they will explain to you why and how this city was moved to the valley, our guide will tell us the story about its foundation.
Then we will continue on the road to get to the viewer of "Lloco Lloco" with 4028 masl. or 12,800 ft. of elevation. This place allows you to appreciate the immense beauty of the imponent "Altiplano" (The High Plain). There you will be shown a map and also told about millenary cultures, religion and beliefs, which some people in Bolivia still practice. Ten more minutes on the road and we will get to "Tiahuanaco", a place full of energy, and remains of ancient civilizations that were built using a fantastic and yet unknown technology, you will be surprised and amazed to hear all the theories and explanations clear and detailed about this empire and its buildings, people who were excellent farmers, astronomers and wise. You will also appreciate the impressive monuments on solid granite worked with perfection, such as the gates of the Sun, and the monoliths.
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