Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria

Religious in Copacabana

Honors the patron saint of Copacabana and Bolivia. Copacabana holds an especially big bash, and pilgrims and dancers come from Peru and around Bolivia. There’s much music, traditional Aymará dancing, drinking and feasting. On the third day, celebrations culminate with the gathering of 100 bulls in a stone corral along the Yampupata road.

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