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Calle Sagarnaga

Calle Sagarnaga | Between Calle Illampu and Linares, La Paz, Bolivia
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Strange but very interesting

It is certainly a strange place to visit and not the most secure but it is worth the time. The... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Andres R
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Good souvenir place

You can find interesting stuff here at Sagarnaga Calle. Reasonable souvenirs you can get too! If... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
KOHARU2985
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Hiroshima, Japan
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Calle Sagarnaga | Between Calle Illampu and Linares, La Paz, Bolivia
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It is certainly a strange place to visit and not the most secure but it is worth the time. The local crafts are expensive but if you are in a hurry it's the best place to get authentic products and souvenirs. The tourist services offered...More

Thank Andres R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

You can find interesting stuff here at Sagarnaga Calle. Reasonable souvenirs you can get too! If you are looking for Death Road Bike Tour, you can also find at this street

Thank KOHARU2985
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Sagarnaga street and Murillos street are like Khao San Road in Bangkok. Here you can meet all travellers of all ages on the street, the Plaza San Francisco, at the beginning of Sagarnaga, at coffee-shops, restaurants, travel agencies and hotels. If you want to get...More

Thank Joaquin_Morales
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed La Paz and always seemed to end up on or near Sagarnaga. It's a hive of activity and links many of the hotels to the central plaza. Markets galore and good street food Not exactly pretty or elegant, instead it's a working street...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

After spending time in Cusco this felt over hyped. The items were almost identical in every shop, the shopkeepers very sedate and not much pedestrian traffic on the street. Very run of the mill, certainly not something to tell everyone about after returning home. Considering...More

Thank Upendra P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is the tourist haven of Bolivia. You will meet scores of foreigners, generally backpackers, strolling the streets in search of hotels, souvenirs of tour packages. There are also lots of tourism companies that offer almost the same packages so one is spoilt for choice....More

Thank Chicitakenia
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

It is a very busy street with many little artisan shops and restaurants. You can stroll along many "tiendas" or chill in one of the cafeterias or restaurants. Close to many other touristic attractions.

Thank Maggy M
Reviewed 25 January 2017

if you are traveling around bolivia i would recomend to do 70-100% of your souvenir shopping here. there is no other place in bolivia like at the same rates. perhaps the salt souvenirs in uyuni only but the rest here. this area is a toursitic...More

Thank -lhamourai-
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Rather just a busy, touristic street selling the same Andes paraphernalia you'll find everywhere else. Good place to head to to wander around looking for tours or decent restaurants, but I wouldn't call it an attraction in itself.

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

There are couple of shops here with some prepacked offerings for pachamama, love posions and offering that you will need if you ever deciced to build a house - seems like that activity can't go without a dehydrated lamas or at least lamas foetus. There...More

Thank enderjjk
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Mia H
Hola! ¿qué es lo que quieres decir con que el lugar no es muy agradable por las noches?
26 July 2016|
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Response from Alfterpoldi | Reviewed this property |
La calle es bonita pero casi solo hay las tiendas que venden cosas turisticas. En la noche el lugar es lo mismo como todas otras calles. Tal vez la taduccion del aleman era falso.
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justinelapaz
bonjour, je voudrais savoir ou trouver un guide pour la calle sagarnaga car je rédige un mémoire sur le marché aix sorcières de la paz je suis donc à la pêche aux informations.
11 April 2016|
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Response from Marlène A | Reviewed this property |
bonjour, nous avions le guide lonely planet pour la bolivie, donc c'est avec ça que nous nous sommes orientées. Sinon le routard est sympa aussi. Mais il y en un tas d'autres dans d'autres langues (allemand, anglais) qui... More
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Juanita T
Quiero saber si esta calle (Sagárnaga) es segura para visitar.
2 June 2015|
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