1 Copacabana

Beautifully located on the shores of Lago Titicaca, this pretty town is also a major pilgrimage centre, and home to the Virgen de Copacabana, Bolivia’s most revered religious image.

2 Isla del Sol

The spiritual centre of the Andean world, set amid the deep blue waters of Lago Titicaca and dotted with ancient ruins and traditional Aymara communities.

3 Cordillera Apolobamba

This remote and beautiful mountain range offers some of the best trekking in Bolivia, and is also home to the mysterious Kallawaya medicine men.

4 Sorata

Nestling in a deep valley at the heart of the Cordillera Real, the charming town of Sorata is the perfect base for trekking in the surrounding mountains.

5 Coroico

Scenically located in the lush subtropical valleys of the Yungas, this charming resort town offers the perfect antidote to the cold of the nearby Altiplano.

6 Mountain biking to Coroico

Descending over 3500m in a day, the mountain bike trip from La Paz down to Coroico is one of the world’s most breathtaking rides.

7 Inca trails

Running from the high Andes down into the subtropical valleys of the Yungas, Bolivia’s three “Inca” trails – the Choro, Takesi and Yunga Cruz– are amongst the best trekking routes in the country.

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