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Valle de la Luna, La Paz

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Seek adventure in a landscape of jagged rock spires at Valle de la Luna, located just minutes from La Paz. Literally translated from Spanish as the "Valley of the Moon," the landscape was created by gradual erosion by wind and water. You can see why the bizarre clay formations have always drawn comparisons to the otherworldly as you wander through the field of spires and climb up staircases carved into the rock. Note the many colors of the landscape, ranging from sandy brown to red and violet, caused by the variety of minerals in the rock. Take a look at our La Paz vacation planner to schedule your visit to Valle de la Luna and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We visited this unique place for an hour or so. The erosion of the land creates an interesting view worth the walk. We did the 45 min circle and enjoyed it very much. It was not crowded but there were...  more »
  • Beautiful place, worth to visit. U need only couple of hours. Take a van from plaza san Francisco that goes to mallasa. (Small city right after moon valley). It costs around 4bs one way. Tell the driv...  more »
  • The Valley of the Moon is as of truth be on another planet. A few minutes of the peace, this magical place you will leave without words. It is mysterious, strange, but friendly, seems BARREN, but natural, is huge, its price is comfortable and you will enjoy it and you will remember all your life. Highly recommended.
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