Explore La Paz
Experience the Best Offerings in La Paz, Bolivia
Stannum Boutique Hotel & Spa is located in a quiet and secure section of La Paz, Bolivia. From here, it’s just moments to famous attractions, upscale shopping, vibrant dining and nightlife and a diverse array of cultural destinations, including the Tiwanaku Museum, San Francisco Church, Plaza Murillo, two Cable Car lines (next to the hotel), the Witches Market, Metropolitan Cathedral, Sagarnaga Street, Jaen Street, and more.
No matter what you’ve come to see and experience, our front desk staff will be happy to offer recommendations and assist with transportation and more.
The Plaza Murillo also called Plaza de Armas or Plaza Mayor, is the starting point of the city and where the Bolivian political power takes place. Excelent place to be amazed and apreciate history, architecture, politics, culture, and the only clock that runs clockwise!
Located at Plaza Murillo, the cathedral has a magnificent and stonishing architecture which is very apreciable. Also you better suit up to meet one of the most iconic military heroe, Coronel Eduardo Abaroa, he was consider a war heroe for his famous confrontation with the Chilean army and bravely yell "surrender your grandma, "
San Francisco Church & Museum
Be ready to travel to the past exploring the ancient monk way of living and the church´s role in the independence revolution and bolivian history. The church provides a tour where you will be able to see and experience where the monks and mons lived during the colonial times, the activities they had, the museum of paintings and art, the history of the church and an amazing view of the city from the campanary.
Enjoy La Paz City through the sky! This atraccion is next door from the Stannum Hotel and will give you a unique and diferent way to discover the city. Being an unusual transportation method the teleferico combines efficiency and beauty, so prepare your camara to take amazing photos!
The "Witches' Market"
Wizards, witches, and civilians prepare yourself to a different way of shopping is offered in this market. Bolivian culture has alot of mysticism and magical rituals which some are reflected in the Witch Market. Called market but really being a street full of stores, you can find diferent merchandisers offering stuff for white and black magic. Be prepare to see llama fetus!
If you love shopping you must visit this street! Full of colors, products and kind people that will give you the diferent expirience of shopping. Near the San Francisco Church and the Witch Market, there are merchandisers who offer indiginous textiles, alpaca and llama cloth, leather products, handicrafts, and other interesting things.