San Ignacio de Moxos attractions

Lake in San Ignacio de Moxos

Laguna Isirere

North of town at the large Laguna Isirere, you can go fishing and swimming, observe the profuse birdlife and watch the gorgeous sunset. It’s accessible on a 30-minute (2km) walk or moto-taxi (B$5) from town.
Church in San Ignacio de Moxos

Iglesia Parroquial de S.I.

The church on the plaza was restored and rebuilt from 1995 to 2003 and adopts the familiar Jesuit style with a wide roof supported by wooden columns, though they are noticeably smooth and without decoration in this …
Plaza in San Ignacio de Moxos

Main Plaza

In the main plaza is a monument to Chirípieru, El Machetero Ignaciano, with his crown of feathers and formidable-looking hatchet, a look that’s re-created extensively during the village festival. There are surely en…
Museum in San Ignacio de Moxos

Museo de Mojos

View elements of both the Ignaciano and Moxos cultures, including the bajones, the immense flutes introduced by the Jesuits. You can also learn about the legacy of baroque music here at the Archivo Musical.