Villazón and La Quiaca

The two border towns Villazón in and La Quiaca in are a pair spreading across the two countries. Most visitors just hurry across the border and on to their next destination, but it's worth stopping for at least a few hours or even a night…
Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

Villazón and La Quiaca

Latitude
-22.1046° or 22° 6' 16.6" south
Longitude
-65.5968° or 65° 35' 48.3" west
Population
13,800
United Nations Location Code
AR LQU
Elevation
3451 metres (11,322 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 198457686
Geo­Names ID
3849140
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Լա Կիակա
  • Catalan: La Quiaca
  • Cebuano: La Quiaca
  • Chinese: 拉基亞卡
  • Dutch: La Quiaca
  • English: La Quiaca
  • French: La Quiaca
  • German: La Quiaca
  • Hebrew: לה קיאקה
  • Italian: La Quiaca
  • Japanese: ラ・キアカ
  • Japanese: ラ・クイアカ
  • Lithuanian: La Kiaka
  • Lithuanian: La Kjaka
  • Persian: لا کوایاکا
  • Polish: La Quiaca
  • Portuguese: La Quiaca
  • Russian: Ла-Кьяка
  • Spanish: La Quiaca
  • Swedish: La Quiaca
  • Turkish: La Quiaca
  • Ukrainian: Ла-К'яка

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