The National Park Apolobamba is located to the West of La Paz, Bolivia and has a fantastic scenic beauty because of the snow-covered high mountains: Akamani, Presidente and Katantika.

Apolobamba National Park
Apolobamba National Park
Apolobamba National Park

The National Park Apolobamba is located to the West of the department of La Paz, specifically at the Bautista Saavedra, Franz Tamayo y Larecaja provinces. The park surrounds the municipalities of Pelechuco, Curva, Charazani and Guanay.

The National Park Apolobamba covers a total surface of 4.837 km2. It has a fantastic scenic beauty because of the snow-covered high mountains such us Akamani, Presidente y Katantika. Besides them the parks counts with glacial lagoons and impressive glaciers like the chaupi Orcko: one of the biggest in the world.

The climate is cold at the mountain range region and the plateaus of the West (the average temperature is 4.5C). The weather tends to be warm and hot at the Yungas area (average temperature 26C).

The flora is characterized by a field of low pasture where hard grasses dominate and salificadas, reoseta plants, rastreras, kausillo, wikumilla, yareta, crespillo, and pulvinulos de bofedales. Among the Cloudy Forest flora are species almost extinct such us quenua, walnut, mountain pine, aliso, chachacoma, coca, aliso colorado, guayabilla, arrayan, lumachu, cori cori, sauco, cardo santo, coloradillo del monte, quina, quina quina, isigo or coloradillo and the bilka.

There are around 275 registered species of fauna like the vicuna, jucumari, taruca or Andean deer, deer, tiny deer, Andean cat or titi, puma, choca grande, huallata and the pato de torrentes.

Recommended Tours:

Copacabana - Sun Island Private Tour, 1 Full Day

85 - 165

 

Puno - Copacabana - Sun Island, 1 Full Day

125 - 265

 

La Paz - Sajama Tour, 2 Days, 1 Night

259 - 396

 

Puno, Desaguadero, Tiwanaku, La Paz, 1 Full Day

119 - 215

 

Private La Paz City Tour, Half Day

33 - 59

 

Tiwanaku and Queruni, 1 Full Day

100 - 155

 

Private Tour Tiwanaku, La Paz City and Moon Valley (Valle de la Luna), 1 Full Day

85 - 145

 

La Paz - Tiwanaku - Copacabana - Sun Island - Moon Island, 3 Days, 2 Nights

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Condoriri Trek, 1 Full Day

69 - 119

 

La Paz City Tour - Shared, Half Day

39 - 39

 

La Paz - Copacabana - Isla del Sol - La Paz Shared Tour, 2 Days, 1 Night

175 - 175

 

La Paz - Copacabana - Isla del Sol - Puno Shared Tour, 2 Days, 1 Night

175 - 175

 

Catamaran Cruise La Paz - Lake Titicaca - Sun Island (Isla del Sol) - La Paz, 1 Full Day

78 - 207

 

Shared Transportation Copacabana - La Paz, Half Day

27 - 27

 

Shared Transportation La Paz - Copacabana, Half Day

27 - 27

 

Shared Tour Copacabana - Lake Titicaca and - Sun Island (Isla del Sol), 1 Full Day

49 - 49

 

Shared Tour Puno - Copacabana - Lake Titicaca - Sun Island (Isla del Sol) - La Paz or Puno, 1 Full Day

53 - 53

 

Titicaca Lake Catamaran Tour - La Paz - Sun Island - La Paz, 2 Days, 1 Night

78 - 345

 

Puno - Titicaca Catamaran Day Cruise, 1 Full Day

295 - 295

 

Tiwanaku Shared Tour, 1 Full Day

25 - 25

 

Titicaca Lake and Sun Island Private Tour 2D/1N, 2 Days, 1 Night

189 - 320

 

Huatajata Private Tour, 1 Full Day

89 - 187

 

Special offer for New Year - Catamaran La Paz - Isla del sol - La Paz , 2 Days, 1 Night

325 - 325

 

Shared Tour Death Road (Camino de la Muerte) - Mountain Bike, 1 Full Day

95 - 95

 

Huayna Potosí Tour, Half Day

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Coffee Route, 1 Full Day

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Death Road - Mountain Biking Tour, 1 Full day

95 - 95

 

Titicaca Lake and Sun Island Shared Tour Full day, 1 Full Day

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La ruta Fantasma - Atrevete a vivirla, Día completo - Full day

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Rafting and Kayaking por el Rio Coroico, Yungas, Un día (Fechas disponibles de Abril a Septiembre). Clase: II

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Bicicleta de Montana por Zongo - Naturaleza y Adrenalina, Día completo - Full day

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Rafting por el Rio Coroico - Puente Armas - Puerto Leon, Yungas, 1 Día, Clase: III - IV

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Tour de Bicicleta de Montana por el Lago Titicaca, 2 Días, 1 Noche

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Rafting por el Rio Zongo Alcoche, Yungas, 4 Días, 3 noches, Clase: IV and V

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Sajama Park and Lauca River Tour, 2 Days, 1 Night

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Coroico Tour, 2 Days, 1 Night

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Rafting y Kayaking por el Rio Coroico, Yungas, Día completo (Fechas disponibles de Noviembre a Marzo).

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