You must have listened to hiking and trekking interchangeably. But normally people don’t know that there is a big difference between trekking and hiking. Hiking is actually an outdoor activity usually walking and discovering the that does not involve any transport. It is simply a journey that is experienced for a few days by facing different challenges in different environments. La Paz is a good place that is most suitable for trekking. Being the administrative capital of Bolivia, La Paz is surrounded by jostling pedestrians and vendors. La Paz is well known to be an urban jungle. You can enjoy visiting this place using different transportation means. But the fact that this place is best suitable for trekking could not be ignored. Here we are suggesting you some of the best treks that you can enjoy being in La Paz. So here are with them:
Huayna Potosi Climb:
Huayna Potosi is a beautiful mountain that is located on the Northern side of La Paz. This mountain has very eye-catching lake in front of it. The view of the lake from the mountain seems extremely beautiful and so many people come from all around the world to experience trekking at this place. This is a snow-capped peak with a height of about 20,000 feet. And the temperature of this mountain is obviously extremely cold that you could even get frostbite. But if you have appropriate equipment, then this is the best place in Bovile to climb and enjoy holidays.
Muela Del Diablo Hike:
Muela Del Diablo is a beautiful and attractive and scenic tourist attraction that is best for hiking and trekking. It a mountain in Bolivia that is located at a height of 3,852 meters above the sea level. It has a tooth-like shape that is the reason for its fame and popularity. It a not a very huge mountain but its path is extremely rocky that sometimes it becomes quite difficult and to trek here. But it is a good place for those people who love to face and accept challenges. At the descendant direction, there is the camp of Muela. Here you can have rest and even enjoy picnicking as well.
El Choro Trek:
The starting point of the trek is the La Cumbre. The environment is very cold and has a few plants and rocky landscapes. The nights are also very cold because it is 4,000 meters above from the surface. You will see many kinds of plants colorful butterflies and many cool things to see. El Choro is an amazing place for trekking and enjoying the holidays. As a whole, this mountain has a moderate temperature and anyone who wants to have a warm and challenging trek must visit this place.
Climbing Cerro Austria is a bit challenging because it is grassy but snow-capped as well. But it could be very much adventurous for you if you are fond of trekking. If you start from the La Paz base camp to the Cerro Summit, then it would take almost two days to trek. The altitude of this mountain is about 5300 meters. You can enjoy trekking here and see the beautiful and enchanting scenes of this region that will make your eyes refreshed.