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Address: Av. del Ejercito near the corner of Diaz Romero, Miraflores, La Paz, Bolivia
Description: Not only does this spot contain a fabulous lookout point for a 360 degree...
Not only does this spot contain a fabulous lookout point for a 360 degree view of La Paz, but it also has a children’s park and food stands.
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Good view, near a children's museum (not worth going in, but you pay 3Bs to ride a cable car up to the higher view point). About 10-15Bs ride from center.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2013
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Another amazing place I wanted to visit which I missed in my last visit to Bolivia was to be done this time.We took an early morning flight from La Paz to Uyuni , a short flight of about an hour ,I had a window seat and was able to appreciate the varied topography of the region.From the airport,a short drive... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This park offers many different entertainment options including sports fields, an auditorium, a bike path, local lunch booths, a kids park, and a museum (though it was closed for some reason when we went, perhaps it's closed on Tuesdays). While these are nice, most of them cater more towards locals as tourists aren't likely to start a pickup basketball game... More 

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Aosta, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Worth it to Go and have a nice different view of the city- of course the best one is from El Alto and from mi teleferico. The Sky walk is interrupted for construction work, but it is possible to access it walking on the path on the main road and through steps. You have to pay the access But it... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is a great 20-30min walk from the central. It's reasonable steep walking so good for getting use to altitude. Amazing views! Was safe and enjoyable. We did this as a morning run during our week in La Paz.

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La Jolla, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Good view, near a children's museum (not worth going in, but you pay 3Bs to ride a cable car up to the higher view point). About 10-15Bs ride from center.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

If you want to have a nice memento of your visit to La Paz, you should have a picture taken with the Illimani mountain in the background. And that's not possible from this Mirador or lookout point. You can see the Illimani if you go to the upper corner on the left, but there is no way to take a... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

It's ok, but Kili Kili is much nicer and you can really see how the city is a huge soccer stadium (a taxi driver said this to me..lol)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

This is well worth the walk as you get to see a much nicer side to La Paz and also fantastic views of the city and a good view of Illimani. Walk through the park and follow the wooden walkways. At the end there is a children's play park. It's 3.5BOB for an adult to enter (35p) and is well... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

If you want to see beautiful 360 views of LP, I suggest walking through the park and slowly make your way down the elevated walkway. I walked up through the Miraflores neighborhood and came across the entrance to the Mirador, but was very pleased with the views from the bridge that I opted not to spend a couple of bucks... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

The thing is, though the views are impressive from inside the park, they're really no better than they are from outside the entrance, and aside from the playground there's nothing to do inside. The route there is along an unusual winding elevated path, and it's a nice walk

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Address: Av. del Ejercito near the corner of Diaz Romero, Miraflores, La Paz, Bolivia
Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz

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