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Calle Sagarnaga

Calle Sagarnaga | Between Calle Illampu and Linares, La Paz, Bolivia
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Fascinating area

The area demonstrates the strong local beliefs in witchcraft and has authentic products on sale as... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2015
Jane B
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Nice place. But unsafe

Like. I said very. Unsafe part of the city. For. Tourist. Is much better if you take with a tour... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2015
Mark S
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“witches market” (25 reviews)
“lots of shops” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle Sagarnaga | Between Calle Illampu and Linares, La Paz, Bolivia
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Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

The area demonstrates the strong local beliefs in witchcraft and has authentic products on sale as well as gifts for tourists. This was not a tourist area as such but very interesting for the curious tourist!

Thank Jane B
Reviewed October 4, 2015

Like. I said very. Unsafe part of the city. For. Tourist. Is much better if you take with a tour company. There is a lot. On the street

Thank Mark S
Reviewed October 3, 2015

This is the street that is known as the Witches Market. There didn't seem to be many stores that sold 'witches potions' but many that sold typical tourist stuff. Much seemed the same but if one looks close some nice items can be found. If...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed September 30, 2015

This is the tourist witches market. the street is about two blocks long. There are only a few stores, but to see. If you want a full market experience, use a guide and go to the market in El Alto.

Thank JA Experiences N
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Unfortunately we did not believe other comments on various sites and booked a tour for Uyuni at Adolfo Andino in La Paz. He makes promises that simply are wrong. Perhaps he does not know better or he just wants to close the deal. Later, on...More

Thank Andreas F
Reviewed September 7, 2015

I had been warned about this area and still gave it a try, but all in all, im not so fond of these extremely touristy places, everything looks so un-original and overpriced, none of the restaurants really attracted me and the souvenirs all over were...More

Thank ultravioletz
Reviewed September 4, 2015

This is not a typical Bolivian street, all the shops and stores located here are geared only toward the tourists. We passed thought here only once and that was enough. If you are into the gift shopping, knock yourself out here, but we prefer authentic...More

1  Thank Boleslav
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Yourist central. But you can get good deals on alpaca stuff so it's a good place to shop. I wouldn't eat over here. It's tourist central

Thank MJMaher
Reviewed August 24, 2015

Nice place, full of traditional, typical stuff that most tourists love to buy. Cheap, hand-made and colorful local things that are worth buying. Enjoy the atmosphere of the streets and shops. Walk up the hill on a Saturday morning and have even more fun at...More

Thank ADornelas
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Close to San Francisco church this road goes to the touristic district. The best place if you want to buy your "souvenirs".

Thank voyageurlyonnais58
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