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Yungas, culture and nature
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Yungas is a term that characterizes in particular to an ecosystem, also known as cloudy forests. This region is considered a transition area between The Andes and the Amazonas and it’s a great reservation of flora and fauna.

Yungas harbors groups of the Afro-Bolivian community, the same ones that at the moment are main characters of the culture and identity of the country.

 

ITINERARIES
OPTION 1


Day 1

Departure by the new high way Cotapata – Santa Barbara, after a trip of 3 hours we arrive to Coroico (1800 m.a.s.l) where after a rest we visit the three waterfalls of Cochuna. Then, lunch and visit the Vagantes river. Return to La Paz. (return to the top)


OPTION 2
2 days / 1 nigh


Day 1

Departure by the new high way Cotapata – Santa Barbara, after a trip of 3 hours we arrive to Coroico (1800 m.a.s.l) where after a rest we visit the three waterfalls of Cochuna. Then, lunch and visit to the Vagantes river.

Day 2
Visit to the Afro-Bolivian community from Tocaña, where it’s possible to know and talk with the locals, then we visit the town of Mururata for lunch. Return to La Paz. (return to the top)

OPTION 3
3 days/2 nights


Day 1

Departure by the new high way Cotapata – Santa Barbara, after a trip of 3 hours we arrive to Coroico (1800 m.a.s.l) where after a rest we visit the three waterfalls of Cochuna. Then, lunch and visit to the Vagantes river.

Day 2
Visit to the Afro-Bolivian community from Tocaña, where it’s possible to know and talk with the locals, then we visit the town of Mururata for lunch. Transfer to Caranavi, the Amazonas gate.

Day 3
During the day walks around the town; views of the river and take the chance to observe the diferent types of vegetation in the area. Lunch and return to La Paz, during the trip we visit the “Natural” waterfall, one of the most incredible waterfall of the zone. (return to the top)

OPTION 4
4 days / 3 nights


Day 1

Departure by the new high way Cotapata – Santa Barbara, after a trip of 3 hours we arrive to Coroico (1800 m.a.s.l) where after a rest we visit the three waterfalls of Cochuna. Then, lunch and visit the Vagantes river.

Day 2
Visit to the Afro-Bolivian community from Tocaña, where it’s possible to know and talk with the locals, then we visit the town of Mururata for lunch. Transfer to Caranavi, the Amazonas gate.

Day 3
During the day walks around the town; views of the river and take the chance to observe the diferent types of vegetation in the area. Lunch and transfer to Guanay, an important gold producer town, with weather and tropical vegetation, during the road we do stops to enjoy and observe mainly the views of the river, waterfalls and spectacular butterflies.

Day 4
Return to La Paz, during the trip we visit the “Natural” waterfall, one of the most incredible waterfall of the zone. (return to the top)

OPTION 5
5 days / 4 nights


Day 1

Departure by the new high way Cotapata – Santa Barbara, after a trip of 3 hours we arrive to Coroico (1800 m.a.s.l) where after a rest we visit the three waterfalls of Cochuna. Then, lunch and visit the Vagantes river.

Day 2
Visit to the Afro-Bolivian community from Tocaña, where it’s possible to know and talk with the locals, then we visit the town of Mururata for lunch. Transfer to Caranavi, the Amazonas gate.

Day 3
During the day walks around the town; views of the river and take the chance to observe the diferent types of vegetation in the area. Lunch and transfer to Guanay, an important gold producer town, with weather and tropical vegetation, during the road we do stops to enjoy and observe mainly the views of the river, waterfalls and spectacular butterflies.

Day 4
Visit to Tipuani, photo tour around the town and lunch. Return to Guanay.

Day 5
Return to La Paz, during the trip we visit the “Natural” waterfall, one of the most incredible waterfall of the zone. (return to the top)

INCLUDED
NOT INCLUDED
- Lodging in all destinations
- Private transportation
- All food during the trip
- Guided tours in the mentioned places.
- Bilingual guide during the whole journey

- tips
- tickets
- Drinks
- obligatory individual insurance
RECOMMENDATIONS
Bring sun block, hat, light clothes, swimwea
r.

 

 

 

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