Río Lauca Circuit

Tour in Parque Nacional Sajama

This tourist circuit near Parque Nacional Sajama is slowly attracting visitors. It’s organized between three communities – Macaya, Julo and Sacabaya – that are trying to promote the area and boost their income. Highlights include several lagoons with flamingos and about 25 painted chullpas (funerary towers) that were erected between 1470 and 1540.

The tour can be done in about six hours from Sajama National Park; for help finding a guide ask at the park office or contact community representative Flavio Choque (7125-3323).