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Cunuyo

Cunuyo is a mountain in the north of the Apolobamba mountain range on the border of Bolivia and Peru. It is about 5.100 metres high. On the Bolivian side it is located in the La Paz Department, Franz Tamayo Province, Pelechuco Municipality, and o ...

                                               

Eliodoro Camacho Province

Eliodoro Camacho is a province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia situated at Lake Titicaca. Its seat is Puerto Acosta. Camacho Province is situated in the western region of the La Paz Department bordered to the north by the Muñecas Province, to ...

                                               

Escoma Municipality

Escoma Municipality is the fifth municipal section of the Eliodoro Camacho Province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It was created on February 6, 2009. Until then this area was part of the Viacha Municipality. Its seat is Escoma with 576 inh ...

                                               

Ichocollo (Bolivia-Peru)

Ichocollo or Ichucollo, qullu mountain) is a mountain in the Apolobamba mountain range at the border of Bolivia and Peru, about 5.423 metres high. According to the Bolivian IGM map and a map edited by the Peruvian Ministry of Education it is loca ...

                                               

Illampu

Illampu is the fourth highest mountain in Bolivia. It is located in the northern section of the Cordillera Real, part of the Andes, east of Lake Titicaca. It lies just north of the slightly higher Janqu Uma, near the town of Sorata. Laguna Glacia ...

                                               

Irupana Municipality

Irupana Municipality or Villa de Lanza Municipality is the second municipal section of the Sud Yungas Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Irupana.

                                               

Jesus de Machaca Municipality

Jesus de Machaca Municipality is the sixth municipal section of the Ingavi Province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It was created by Law No. 2351 on May 7, 2002, during the presidency of Jorge Quiroga Ramirez. Its seat is Jesus de Machaca.

                                               

Jistaña

Jistaña, also known as Piramide Blanca, is a mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Bolivian Andes, about 5.260 metres high. It is situated in the La Paz Department, at the border of the Los Andes Province, Pucarani Municipality, and the Murillo ...

                                               

Jose Manuel Pando Province

Jose Manuel Pando is a province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It was founded on April 22, 1986 during the presidency of Victor Paz Estenssoro. The province was named after Jose Manuel Pando who was the president of Bolivia from 1899 till 1 ...

                                               

Kimsa Chata (Ingavi)

Kimsa Chata, also spelled Kimsachata, is a 4.735-metre-high mountain in the Andes in Bolivia. It is located in the Chilla-Kimsa Chata mountain range south-east of Wiñaymarka Lake, the southern part of Lake Titicaca. It lies in the La Paz Departme ...

                                               

Kimsa Willki

Kimsa Willki is a 5.032-metre-high mountain in the Bolivian Andes. It is located in the La Paz Department, Inquisivi Province, in the south of the Quime Municipality. Kimsa Willki is situated south-east of the mountain Wiskachani. The lakes Muyu ...

                                               

La Paz Municipality, Bolivia

La Paz Municipality is the capital municipality and one of the five municipalities of the Pedro Domingo Murillo Province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. Its seat is La Paz.

                                               

Lahuachaca

Lahuachaca is a small town in Bolivia, in Aroma Province. It lies 123 km from La Paz, on the Bolivian Altiplano, with the Cordillera Occidental to the west and the Cordillera Central to the east.

                                               

Laram Qawa (Charaña)

Laram Qawa is a 5.182-metre-high mountain in the Andes. According to the Bolivian IGM map 1:50.000 Nevados Payachata Hoja 5739-I it is situated on Bolivian terrain in the La Paz Department, Pacajes Province, at the border with Chile. It lies nort ...

                                               

Larecaja Province

The Cordillera Real traverses the province. Some of the highest peaks of the province are Illampu and Janqu Uma. Other mountains are listed below: Parts of the Apolobamba Integrated Management Natural Area and the Pilon Lajas Biosphere Reserve an ...

                                               

Machacamarca, Aroma

Machacamarca is a small town in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It is the seat of the Nueva Esperanza de Machacamarca Canton, one of the five cantons of the Colquencha Municipality which is the sixth municipal section of the Aroma Province. The ...

                                               

Mikaya

Mikaya is a 5.342-metre-high mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the La Paz Department at the border of the Pedro Domingo Murillo Province, La Paz Municipality, and the Sud Yungas Province, Yanacachi Municipa ...

                                               

Omasuyos Province

Omasuyos or Uma Suyu is a province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. Its capital is Achacachi. The province is situated in the Altiplano bordered to the north by the Muñecas Province, to the northeast by the Larecaja Province, to the southeast ...

                                               

Palca Municipality

Some of the tourist attractions of the municipality are: the town of Palca with houses of colonial times, Palca River, Chuaqueri gorge, also known as Palca gorge, and Takesi pre-Columbian trail in Palca Canton the communities of Quilihuaya and Pi ...

                                               

Patamanta

Patamanta is a small town in Bolivia. Patamanta is the second largest town in the district Pucarani in the province of Los Andes and is located on the right bank of an inlet to Lake Titicaca. The village is located at an altitude of 3962m on the ...

                                               

Pedro Domingo Murillo Province

Pedro Domingo Murillo is a province in the Bolivian La Paz Department. It was created on January 8, 1838, with the name Cercado and on October 17, 1912, during the presidency of Eliodoro Villazon, its name was changed in honor of Pedro Domingo Mu ...

                                               

Pelechuco Municipality

Pelechuco Municipality is the second municipal section of the Franz Tamayo Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. IN 2001 it had apopulation of 5.115. Its seat is Pelechuco. The municipality is bordered to the north by the Apolo Municipality ...

                                               

Phaqu Qawa (La Paz)

Phaqu Qawa is a 5.252-metre-high mountain in the Andes. According to the Bolivian IGM map 1:50.000 Nevados Payachata Hoja 5739-I it is situated on Bolivian terrain in the La Paz Department, Pacajes Province, Charaña Municipality, at the border wi ...

                                               

Puerto Acosta Municipality

Puerto Acosta Municipality is the first municipal section of the Eliodoro Camacho Province in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. Its seat is Puerto Acosta. At the time of census 2001 the municipality had a population of 27.296, still including Uma ...

                                               

Puerto Carabuco Municipality

Puerto Carabuco Municipality is the third municipal section of the Eliodoro Camacho Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Puerto Carabuco.

                                               

Punta Yavre

Punta Yavre or Punta Yayre is a mountain in the northeast of the Apolobamba mountain range on the border of Bolivia and Peru. It is about 4.600 metres high. On the Bolivian side it is located in the La Paz Department, Franz Tamayo Province, Pelec ...

                                               

Qara Quta (La Paz)

Qara Quta is a lake on the western side of the Cordillera Real of Bolivia located in the La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, Batallas Municipality, Comunidad Alto Peñas. It lies north-west of the Kunturiri massif, between the lakes Wichhu Quta ...

                                               

Qillwani

Qillwani is a 5.828-metre-high mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the La Paz Department, Larecaja Province, near the western border of the Guanay Municipality. It lies southeast of Chiyar Juqhu, northwest of ...

                                               

Cordillera Quimsa Cruz

The Cordillera Quimsa Cruz is a mountain range in the La Paz Department in Bolivia situated south east of Lake Titicaca and north of Lake Uru Uru, measuring about 35–40 km in length and 12 km at its widest point. It is the continuation of the Cor ...

                                               

Qutapata (Murillo)

Qutapata is a 5.288-metre-high mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Bolivian Andes. It is situated in the La Paz Department, Murillo Province, La Paz Municipality, near the border with the Sud Yungas Province, Yanacachi Municipality. Qutapata l ...

                                               

San Andres de Machaca Municipality

San Andres de Machaca Municipality is the fifth municipal section of the Ingavi Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is San Andres de Machaca.

                                               

San Miguel del Bala

San Miguel del Bala is a little village in Bolivia. San Miguel del Bala is an indigenous community in the Bolivian Amazon rainforest on the banks of the Beni River, near Rurrenabaque. Its nearest neighbour is the Madidi National Park, world famou ...

                                               

Sica Sica

Sica is a small town and capital of Aroma Province in the La Paz Department of western Bolivia. It is located some 115 kilometres from La Paz, on the southwestern edge of the Serrania de Sicasica, a ridge, which is between La Paz and Cochabamba i ...

                                               

Sopocachi

Sopocachi is a neighborhood in La Paz, Bolivia. Funded during the republican stage. Sopocachi can be described as a bohemian artistic neighborhood. It is located in the central part of the city, and is part of the Cotahuma district. Sopocachi is ...

                                               

Taraco Municipality

Taraco Municipality is the seventh municipal section of the Ingavi Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Most of its area is situated on Taraco Peninsula jutting into Lake Wiñaymarka, the southern branch of Lake Titicaca. Its seat is Taraco.

                                               

Taruja Umaña

Taruja Umaña, also known as Taruj Umaña according to the name of the river at the mountain, is a 4.852-metre-high mountain in the northern part of the Kimsa Cruz mountain range in the Bolivian Andes. It is situated in the La Paz Department, Loayz ...

                                               

Tiwanaku Municipality

Tiwanaku Municipality is the third municipal section of the Ingavi Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is the village of Tiwanaku located near the UNESCO World Heritage Site Tiwanaku.

                                               

Viacha

Viacha is a city in Bolivia, situated in the Ingavi Province in the La Paz Department. Viacha lies in the Altiplano, 22 km southwest of La Paz. Transportation to and from the city includes cars, buses, and a train.

                                               

Viacha Municipality

The municipality is subdivided into seven cantons: Villa Remedios - 1.449 inhabitants Villa Santiago de Chacoma - 438 inhabitants Chacoma Irpa Grande - 1.247 inhabitants 2001 Ichuraya Grande - 332 inhabitants General Jose Ballivian - 452 inhabita ...

                                               

Villa Rosario de Wilacala

Villa Rosario de Wilacala is a village in the La Paz Department in Bolivia. It is the seat of the Villa Rosario de Wila Khala Canton, one of the five cantons of the Mocomoco Municipality which is the second municipal section of the Eliodoro Camac ...

                                               

Wintanani

Wintanani, -ni a suffix to indicate ownership, "the one with a window", also spelled Ventanani) is a 5.428-metre-high mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, in the nort ...

                                               

Cerro Capurata

Cerro Capurata, also known as Elena Capurata or Quimsachatas is a stratovolcano in the Andes of Bolivia and Chile. Capurata is covered with ice. To the south of Capurata lies Cerro Casparata and straight west Guallatiri. Compared to Acotango and ...

                                               

Chiyar Qullu (Oruro)

Chiyar Qullu is a volcanic centre in Bolivia. It is located in the Oruro Department, Ladislao Cabrera Province, Salinas de Garci Mendoza Municipality, northeast of Salinas de Garci Mendoza, near a maar named Jayu Quta. It is a sill formed from pr ...

                                               

Chullkani

Chullkani, Hispanicized spelling Chullcani) is a 5.032-metre-high volcano in the Cordillera Occidental in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the Oruro Department, Sajama Province, Turco Municipality. It lies near two lower peaks both named Wa ...

                                               

Cerro Columa

Cerro Columa, or Cerro Colluma, is a crater in Bolivia. In 1964 it was considered to be a crater formed by volcanism. Its rims reach an altitude of 3.820 metres and in the crater lies a playa lake. The crater has dimensions of 6–6.7 kilometres. T ...

                                               

Inka Qhamachu

Inka Qhamachu, Hispanicized names Inca Camacho, Incacamachi) is a 4.792-metre-high mountain in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the Oruro Department, Litoral Province, Huachacalla Municipality. Inka Qhamachu lies southeast of Pacha Qullu, s ...

                                               

Jayu Quta (Ladislao Cabrera)

Jayu Quta is a maar partially filled with water, in the Bolivian Altiplano, north of the Salar de Uyuni and east of the Salar de Coipasa. It is situated in the Oruro Department, Ladislao Cabrera Province, Salinas de Garci Mendoza Municipality, Vi ...

                                               

Kiswara (Bolivia)

Kiswara is a 4.018-metre-high mountain in the Andes of Bolivia. It is in the Oruro Department, Sajama Province, in the south of the Turco Municipality. Kiswara lies southeast of the mountain Uyarani. It is on the left bank of the Challwiri River, ...

                                               

Machacamarca, Oruro

Machacamarca is a small town in the Pantaleon Dalence Province in the Oruro Department in Bolivia. It is the seat of the Machacamarca Municipality and of the Machacamarca Canton. At the time of census 2001 it had a population of 2.206. The town i ...

                                               

Pacha Qullu

Pacha Qullu or Kimsa Misa is a 4.702-metre-high mountain in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the Oruro Department, Litoral Province, Huachacalla Municipality, west of Huachacalla. Pacha Qullu lies northwest of Inka Qhamachu. The plain at 18 ...