Torre de la Compañía de Jesús
Big Deal Tours
A new company specializing in mine tours run by current and ex-miners. One of the best ways to make sure your visit has a positive impact.
Not really designed for walk-ins, these are mostly private tours that are pricier but of a higher quality. Worth booking in advance.
Small group tours available in English and French to the mines as well as further afield, such as to Salar de Uyuni.
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Torre de la Compañía de Jesús information
Lonely Planet review
The ornate and beautiful bell tower, on what remains of the former Jesuit church, was completed in 1707 after the collapse of the original church. Both the tower and the doorway are adorned with examples of mestizo baroque ornamentation.