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Historical Guided Walking Tour in Oruro

Uncover the history of Oruro’s city center on a 2-hour walking tour. Explore colonial buildings, landmarks, and churches. Immerse yourself in the local culture, taste regional cuisine, and learn about the famous Carnival of Oruro. Experience the charm and stories of Oruro on this immersive tour.

General information

Price / 25 USD

You must pay before the tour starts

Availability

Everyday

Pick up time

10:00 am

Duration

2 hours

Included / excluded

2-hour guided walking tour

Tour guide / English & Spanish

Food & drinks

Gratuities (optional)

Full description

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the rich history of Oruro on a fascinating historical walking tour of the city center. Stroll through its charming streets, lined with colonial buildings and architectural gems, as your knowledgeable guide unveils tales of the city’s past.

Discover the cultural heritage of Oruro as you visit significant landmarks and learn about their historical significance. Explore the iconic Plaza 10 de Febrero, the heart of the city, where important events have unfolded throughout the years.

Delve into the intriguing history of the famous Carnival of Oruro, recognized as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Hear captivating stories about its origins, traditions, and the vibrant celebrations that bring the city to life every year.

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As you wander through the city center, marvel at the exquisite craftsmanship of the colonial-era churches, such as the breathtaking Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Asunción. Admire the intricate details of their architecture and uncover the stories behind their construction.

Take a step back in time as you explore the fascinating museums and cultural centers that showcase Oruro’s rich heritage. Learn about the indigenous cultures that have shaped the region and gain insights into their traditions and customs.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the local markets, where you can encounter traditional crafts, colorful textiles, and local delicacies. Engage with the friendly vendors and sample some of the regional flavors that make Oruro’s cuisine unique.

Meeting point

You will meet your guide in Oruro city center.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes

Comfortable shoes

Sunscreen