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Jaen Street, La Paz

(4.2/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Stroll down Jaen Street, a well-preserved colonial-era alley offering architectural highlights and cultural attractions. The brightly colored buildings of this narrow street date back to the 18th century, and their colorful plaster has been well maintained over the years, giving plenty of character and atmosphere to this charming, pedestrianized thoroughfare. Something of a hub for the town's bohemians, the area boasts many cafes, bars, and museums, all within walking distance of one another. Jaen Street is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, La Paz Edition.
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  • My most favourite place whole in La Paz! There is a museum telling you a history of La Paz and also a little cozy cafe by the museum (my favourite!) You shouldn't miss out this place I swear!  more »
  • This is a mysterious Street which houses stories of other times. It can be magical for some and uncertain and boring to others. Think well with who are going to visit this place to get the most and not have a disappointment
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  • Aesthetically it is the most beautiful street of the city. Not bad, but it's not exciting, too. The morning everything seemed closed.
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  • Small cute street, quiet with nice colors. Some handicraft shops with local treasures.
  • Very nice street, typical and with an interesting legend. A MUST see in La Paz
  • Nice little street with small stones embedded into the roads and the buildings still in great condition. Not a must do if your time is limited. Lots of History in this street.
  • One of the few nice spots left colonial
  • Very colourful street with four museums