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.

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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.

Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt flat, located in Bolivia. Photographers flock here to capture the unique landscape.

Copacabana is a small town located on the Bolivian shore of Lake Titicaca. Situated relatively close to the capital of La Paz, it's a popular resort destination for foreign travellers and locals alike.

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In Altiplano

The La Paz Department is situated on the Altiplano at the western border of Bolivia, sharing Lake Titicaca with Peru.

The Potosí Department is a region of the Bolivian Altiplano.

The Oruro Department is a region of the Bolivian Altiplano.

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