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Discover the street food of La Paz

La Paz, Bolivia

Experience hosted by Carlos

3 hours
Includes food
Up to 4 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

-Meeting point will be San Miguel church at 10 am, to start with some local empanadas (offering two alternatives, salteñas, or the tucumanas).
-Second stop will be the area of “Las Cholas,” where traveller can taste the typical sandwich of chola.
- We will finish the experience tasting a two alternative lunches one in the Achumani market (food changes from day to day, and eating in the market is an experience itself) or “Ispis fritos” (a typical small fish deep fried).
Other things to note
On sunny days, a cap, sunglasses and skin protection is recommended, and in rainy days an umbrella, as we'll do a little walking.
For the evening a coat is always recommended for La Paz.
-Meeting point will be San Miguel church at 10 am, to start with some local empanadas (offering two alternatives, salteñas, or the tucumanas).
-Second stop will be the area of “Las Cholas,” where traveller can taste the typical sandwich of chola.
- We will finish the experience tasting a two alternative lunches one in the Achumani market (food changes from day to day, and eating in the market is an experience itself) or “Ispis frito…

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What's included

  • Food
    We will do our best to offer some alternatives to vegetarians.
From $49
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Carlos

Host on Airbnb since 2015
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As an entrepreneur in different area, I’ve been enjoying hosting throught airbnb enormously during the past years.
The “typical food tour” has been happening for a couple of years now, and it started quite naturally, I love food, happened to be involved in some gastronomic projects in the past, and did live abroad for many years as well, so I had a good sense of where to take people so they can have and experience that is both tasty and memorable and safe/clean… most guests wanted a recommended a local taste of the food without trying randomly, and so it started to happen.
It’s been fun, and
As an entrepreneur in different area, I’ve been enjoying hosting throught airbnb enormously during the past years.
The “typical food tour” has been happening for a couple of years now, and it started quite naturally, I love food, happened to be involved in some gastronomic projects in the past, and did live abroad for many years as well, so I had a good sense of where to take people so they can have and experience that is both tasty and memorable and safe/clean… most guests wanted a recom…
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Where you'll be

- Experience will be areas in the South side.
- First San Miguel (salteñas paceña or tucumanas del prado).
- Second Calacoto (Las Cholas).
- Third Achumani (El Mercado of Wistupikus restaurant).
Emma
May 2019
This was an amazing experience. Carlos has great English, passion for food and is very accommodating. Only advice would be to go on an empty stomach. Can’t recommend this experience enough- it’s something you couldn’t do on your own in La Paz
This was an amazing experience. Carlos has great English, passion for food and is very accommodating. Only advice would be to go on an empty stomach. Can’t recommend this experienc…

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.