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Itinerary
Meet a driver at your hotel in La Paz, then board a climate-controlled minivan for the short trip to Palca Canyon, also called Cañón de Palca. Step into the canyon, which often enjoys warmer temperatures than La Paz, and set out hiking through a series of smaller, winding side canyons. Occasional springs create oases of moss and green plants, in dramatic contrast with Palca Canyon’s bare rocks and cliffs.

After working up an appetite, break for a cooked lunch that’s served with a beer or beverage, then keep hiking through the afternoon before returning to the city. This Palca Canyon hike concludes with drop-off at your original departure point.
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Solace Trekking and Tours
Overview
Explore Palca Canyon’s eroded landscape of rock formations, caverns, and spires on a full-day hiking tour from La Paz that’s a convenient way to explore the Andean landscapes just outside the city. You’ll find a mix of arid canyons and hidden oases, pause midway through the day to cook a hearty lunch in the open air, and hike with a group that’s capped at six people for personalized service.
Highlights
  • Enjoy a hike and active break from busy La Paz
  • Stay energized with an included, cooked lunch plus beer or soft drink
  • Travel in a climate-controlled van for a comfortable trip in any weather
  • Convenient, round-trip transport from La Paz hotels
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Reviewed 18 December 2017
Breathtaking scenery

We joined Caleb and two others to tour the canyon. Caleb was very personable and flexible to our needs. We were still adjusting to the altitude and he make accommodations for us. The actual trails off the road are quite rugged, really more of a...More

2  Thank mjoMtraveler
Reviewed 21 November 2017
Palca Canyon tour from La Paz

A beautiful natural area close to La Paz. The canyon was spectacular with access to different slot canyons leading off from the main canyon. Interesting natural areas and very interesting and majestic rock formations. Our guide was knowledgeable about both the canyon and Bolivia in...More

1  Thank Louise S
Reviewed 11 November 2017
Palca Canyon Tour

I spent a day with Armando my guide hiking the Palca Canyon in October. It was a great experience and well worth the 2 hour drive from La Paz to the canyon. Caleb who runs Solace Tours was great with communication on having Armando pick...More

Thank dgh1658
Reviewed 31 August 2017
Palca Canyon Tour

My teenage kids and I returned to La Paz this July and were looking for a one day excursion that we hadn't done before. We contacted Caleb who runs Solace Tours to take us to the Palca Canyon (Caleb is originally from the States and...More

1  Thank Skianian50
Reviewed 21 March 2017
an experience we'll never forget!

Caleb at Solace Trekking and tours helped us figure out the best use of our time in Bolivia and created an incredible custom trek through the Andes and then booked us an amazing trip in Salar and then we came back to La Paz and...More

Thank ryanchrys
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