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Top 10 places for travel & vacation in Bolivia.

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1.La Paz
La Paz is the actual capital of Bolivia. It is located at an altitude of 3600 m in the crater of an extinct volcano - the highest mountain in the world. The average temperature is 10 degrees Celsius. The local airport is at an altitude of 4,061 m. The water boils already at 88 degrees Celsius. In the city there are several buildings of the 18th century. Also in the city there are several dozen museums and pass more than 25 festivals a year. In the South zone you can find the largest shopping centers in Bolivia. Also worth a visit: State Palace, Paseo del Prado, San Francisco Temple and Monastery, Cathedral, Central City Park, Witch Market, La Paz Town Theater, Open Theater, Moon Valley, Japanese Garden.
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2.Lake Titicaca
Lake Titicaca - the largest lake on the fresh water reserves in South America and Bolivia. The maximum depth of 281 m. Into the lake more than 300 rivers. The formation of the lake began 100 million years ago. The lake is the village ruins were discovered and the remains of the statue, which more than 1500 years old, as well as the remains of ancient marine animals. The lake has several islands, some of which are man-made and constantly in motion.
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3.Uyuni Salt
Salar de Uyuni - dry salt lake at an altitude of 3650 m in Bolivia. The largest salt marsh in the world. The thickness of the coating of salt to 8 m. In the rainy season on the lake formed by the biggest mirror in the world. The area of ​​10,588 km². The stock of the lake salt is 10 billion tons. Also on the lake has a reserve of 100 million tons of lithium, which is used in batteries. Near the lake there are many hotels. In November, the lake fly three types of flamingos. The lake is used for calibration of satellites. Also on the lake there is a graveyard of locomotives 1950's.
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4.Sajama
Sajama is an inactive volcano and the highest point of Bolivia. The height is 6542 m. It is located on the territory of Sahama National Park. Eternal glaciation begins at an altitude of 6000 m above sea level, below there is liquid semidesert vegetation. Climbing is a moderately complex high tour, which can be well covered in two or three days. This route requires some minimal climbing equipment and does not present special difficulties, except for some snow slopes up to 45 degrees.
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5.Laguna Colorada
Laguna Colorada is a shallow salt lake in the southwest of the Altiplano desert in Bolivia, within the National Reserve of the Andean fauna of Eduardo Avaroa near the border with Chile. The lake contains several islands made up of borax, the white color of which nicely contrasts with the red color of the lake's water. In 2007, the lagoon was among the nominees in the contest to choose the new seven wonders of nature, however, by the number of votes it did not reach the final. In the lagoon area, there is a large number of James flamingos. Also here you can find Andean and Chilean flamingos, but in small quantities.
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6.Copacabana
Copacabana - Bolivian town on the shore of Lake Titicaca. The city has a temple of the 16th century. It regularly hosts festivals and cultural events. The city has many restaurants, hotels and souvenir shops. Worth visiting Copacabana Cathedral (1619), Virgen de la Candelaria (monument with medicinal properties) and museum - del - poncho. Photograph taken from the hill of Cerro Calvario.
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7.Amboró National Park
Amboró National Park is a national park located in the western part of the department of Santa Cruz in Bolivia. The park was established in 1989. Currently, its area is 4,425 square kilometers. It is located next to the Carrasco National Park. The difference in the level of the park is from 300 to 3500 m above sea level, the amount of precipitation varies from 1400 to 4000 mm, and the average annual temperature is from 14 to 24 C. The park has about 800 species of birds, 127 species of mammals, 109 species of fish, 105 species of reptiles, 102 species of amphibians and 322 species of insects. Here grows 2659 species of plants.
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8.Condoriri
Kunturiri or Nevado Condoriri is one of the highest points of Bolivia. The height of 5648 m. The central part of the Condoriri group consists of three peaks, which look like a condor with elongated wings. There are several routes and camps to climb to the top. Lakes Ch'iyar Quta and Juri Quta are located south of the massif.
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9.Huayna Potosí
Huayna Potosi is a mountain 6088 m high near the capital of Bolivia, La Paz. There are several routes and camps for climbing to the top. Climbing is not considered technically difficult. The mountain is inhabited by lamas, sheep, condors and alpacas. The summit is covered with eternal snows and is one of the most spectacular and most famous peaks of the country. For climbing it is recommended to take a mountain guide at an agency in La Paz. All equipment can be rented at the agency. During the hike through the valley of the Zongo you can see from glacial ice to the Amazon rainforest at a distance of only 20 km.
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10.Parinacota
Parinacota is a volcano on the border of Chile and Bolivia. The height is 6348 m. It is located on the territory of the Lauka National Park. The last eruption was more than 1500 years ago. The crater of the volcano has a width of about 300 m. Together with the volcano Pomerapa, which lies from it in the northeastern direction, Parinacota forms the complex of Paiyachata, in front of which there is Lake Chungara. Around Parinacota live flamingos, guanacos, huemul, viscacha, Andean cat, cat of pampas and puma.
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