La Paz

La Paz Department is situated on the at the western border of , sharing with Peru. It contains the mighty mountain range of Cordillera Real with many popular treks and peaks for climbing.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the administrative capital of , while is the constitutional capital and the seat of the Supreme Court. Photo: Renedenis, CC BY 3.0.

is an archaeological site and UNESCO World Heritage site in the La Paz Department of . Photo: Pipouchat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town in the La Paz Department in the , northwest of the city of and east of . Photo: mark goble, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a cycle route about 60 km long which links the city of La Paz and the Yungas region of . Photo: Pitxiquin, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Huayna Potosi is a mountain and National Park in the La Paz Department of . Photo: Christopher Walker, CC BY 2.0.

is the largest island on , and part of territory. Photo: Clairette, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr.

is the main town on the shore of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Madidi is a national park in the upper Amazon river basin in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the La Paz Department of . This mountain, at an altitude of 5486 metres, is equipped with beautiful views and the world's highest ski area. Photo: Chmehl, CC BY 3.0.

is a hill top town in the La Paz department of and is an excellent base for excursions into the surrounding region. Photo: JYB Devot, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small town in the La Paz Department in situated southeast of the city of at the Khatu River. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a town in South Yungas region of the La Paz department of . Photo: Jmauriciosalinas, CC BY 3.0.

is a tiny, uninhabited island in , . Photo: Nattfodd, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a border region between and , on the shore of . Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

is an indigenous community in the Bolivian Amazon rainforest on the banks of the Beni River, near .

La Paz

Latitude of center
-15° or 15° south
Longitude of center
-68.3333° or 68° 20' west
918 metres (3012 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2854906390
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: La Paz
  • Arabic: إدارة لا باز
  • Aymara: Ch'uqiyapu jach'a suyu
  • Aymara: Ch'uqiyapu jisk'a suyu
  • Aymara: Chukiyawu jach'a suyu
  • Aymara: Chuqiyapu jach'a suyu
  • Aymara: Chuquiyapu jach'a suyu
  • Azerbaijani: La Pas
  • Basque: La Paz
  • Basque: La Pazeko departamendua
  • Basque: La Pazko departamendua
  • Belarusian: Ля Пас
  • Bengali: লা পাজ বিভাগ
  • Bulgarian: Ла Пас
  • Catalan: Departament de La Paz
  • Catalan: Departament de la Paz
  • Cebuano: Departamento de La Paz (departamento sa Bolivia)
  • Cebuano: Departamento de La Paz
  • Chinese: La Paz Chiu
  • Chinese: 拉巴士省
  • Chinese: 拉巴斯省
  • Croatian: Departman La Paz
  • Croatian: La Paz
  • Czech: Departement La Paz
  • Danish: La Paz
  • Dutch: La Paz
  • Dutch: Provincies departement La Paz
  • Dutch: Provincies van departement La Paz
  • English: La Paz Department
  • English: La Paz department
  • Esperanto: La-Pazio
  • Esperanto: La-Pazo
  • Finnish: La Pazin departementti
  • French: Département de La Paz
  • French: La Paz
  • French: departement de La Paz
  • Galician: Departamento de La Paz, Bolivia
  • Galician: Departamento de La Paz
  • Georgian: ლა-პასის დეპარტამენტი
  • German: Departamento La Paz
  • German: La Paz
  • Greek: Λα Παζ
  • Guarani: Tetãvore La Paz
  • Gujarati: લા પાઝ વિભાગ
  • Hindi: ला-पाज़ विभाग
  • Hindi: ला पास विभाग
  • Indonesian: Departemen La Paz
  • Italian: La Paz
  • Japanese: ラパス県
  • Japanese: ラ・パス県 (エル・サルバドル)
  • Kannada: ಲಾ ಪಾಜ್ ಇಲಾಖೆ
  • Korean: 라파스주
  • Ladino: La Paz
  • Latvian: Lapasas departaments
  • Lithuanian: La Paso departamentas
  • Macedonian: Ла Паз
  • Macedonian: Ла Пас
  • Malay: La Paz Department
  • Marathi: ला पाझ विभाग
  • Min Nan Chinese: La Paz Chiu
  • Mingrelian: ლა-პასიშ დეპარტამენტი
  • Northern Frisian: La Paz (Department uun Boliiwien)
  • Northern Frisian: La Paz
  • Norwegian: La Paz
  • Norwegian Bokmål: La Paz
  • Persian: شهرستان لاپاز
  • Polish: La Paz
  • Portuguese: La Paz
  • Quechua: Chukiyapu suyu
  • Quechua: Chuqiyapu suyu
  • Quechua: Departamento de la Paz
  • Quechua: La Paz suyu
  • Romanian: Departamentul La Paz
  • Romanian: La Paz
  • Russian: Ла-Пас
  • Scots: La Paz Depairtment
  • Serbian: Ла Паз
  • Sinhala: ලා පාස් දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව
  • Spanish: Departamento Autonomo de La Paz
  • Spanish: Departamento Autónomo de La Paz
  • Spanish: Departamento de La Paz
  • Spanish: La Paz
  • Swahili: Mkoa wa La Paz
  • Swedish: La Paz
  • Tamil: லா பஸ் துறை
  • Telugu: లా పాజ్ డిపార్ట్మెంట్
  • Telugu: లా పాజ్ విభాగం
  • Thai: แคว้นลาปาซ
  • Turkish: La Paz Departmanı
  • Ukrainian: Ла-Пас
  • Urdu: محکمہ لا پاز
  • Urdu: ڈیپارٹمنٹ لا پاز
  • Vietnamese: Khu vực hành chính La Paz
  • Waray (Philippines): La Paz
  • Wu Chinese: 拉巴斯省 (玻利维亚)
  • Yiddish: לא פאז
  • Yue Chinese: 拉巴士省 (玻利維亞)
  • Dipartimento di La Paz
  • Mkoa wa La Paz, Bolivia
  • ला पास विभाग, बोलिविया

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