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El Alto

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La Paz: Cable Car, Cemetery, Shaman, and El Alto Tour

1. La Paz: Cable Car, Cemetery, Shaman, and El Alto Tour

See La Paz from the sky and explore the alternative side of the city on this off-the-beaten-track tour. Start in the city center and ride the red cable car to El Alto, marveling at the spectacular panoramic views. Stop by the famous cemetery and take in the works of art at its open-air gallery. In El Alto, visit a local shaman and learn about Andean spirituality and healing herbs, as well as having your fortune read in coca leaves. Explore the vibrant neighborhood of El Alto, a district known for its fascinating combination of historical tradition and big-city lifestyles, with an expert local guide. Board another teleférico (cable car) and make your way back to the city center, admiring the incredible views along the way. 

La Paz: Private Airport Transfer Service

2. La Paz: Private Airport Transfer Service

Meeting with your driver to begin your express transit is easy. As you come out from the arrival gates, you will see your driver holding a placard stating your name on it. This is an easy and safe way to reach your destination, with no need to waste time looking for taxis. Booking your transfer in advance will also give you fantastic peace of mind. You can sit back and relax on a comfortable, private shuttle service from La Paz Airport directly to your La Paz city center accommodation. All vehicles are air-conditioned for your comfort, and will have you arrive feeling relaxed and ready to start your vacation or business trip fully refreshed.

La Paz: Airport to City Center Hotel Private Transfer

3. La Paz: Airport to City Center Hotel Private Transfer

Enjoy a hassle-free trip to La Paz and pre-book your airport transfer service to avoid long taxi lines, busy public transport, and language barrier confusions. After picking up your baggage, head to the arrivals area at El Alto International Airport and look for your driver who’ll be holding a sign with your name on it. Then simply sit back and relax while your driver takes care of everything. You can also upgrade your transfer package and ride the cable car downtown. Admire stunning views of the city as you travel to your destination, and marvel at the skyline from 11,000 feet. After your ride, hop into your driver's car and travel in comfort to your hotel.

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What people are saying about El Alto

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Driver was waiting for me, and was friendly and helpful. He even stopped briefly to show me a beautiful view over La Paz at night-time!