The Bolivian Altiplano is the area of the Andes above about 3500m in Bolivia. The altiplano stretches into neighbouring Peru and Argentina. During the Bolivian winter time the temperatures can drop really low so bring good winter clothes and a sleeping bag suitable for temperatures bellow 0 degrees.
Altiplano Hotels
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For other places with the same name, see La Paz La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia, while Sucre is the constitutional capital and the seat of the Supreme Court.
The La Paz Department is situated on the Altiplano at the western border of Bolivia, sharing Lake Titicaca with Peru.
Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt flat, located in Bolivia.
The Potosí Department is a region of the Bolivian Altiplano.
Copacabana is a small town located on the Bolivian shore of Lake Titicaca.
The Oruro Department is a region of the Bolivian Altiplano.
Uyuni is in the Potosí Department of Bolivia. Uyuni a small town situated in the middle of nowhere.
Potosí, at around 4,000 metres, is the world's highest city.
Coroico is a hill top town in the Yungas region of Bolivia and is a good place to spend a night before heading to La Paz, or further north toward the Jungle.
Oruro is a city in the Oruro Department of Bolivia, famous for its carnival.
Huayna Potosi is a mountain and National Park in the La Paz Department of Bolivia.
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