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Historical Guided Walking Tour in Potosi

Uncover the rich history of Potosi on a guided walking tour through the city center. Marvel at the colonial architecture, explore bustling markets, and learn about the city’s silver mining boom. Immerse yourself in the vibrant energy and captivating stories that have shaped Potosi.

General information

Price / 25 USD

You must pay before the tour starts



Pick up time

10:00 am


2 hours

Included / excluded

2-hour guided walking tour

Tour guide / English & Spanish

Food & drinks


Full description

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the rich history of Potosi on a captivating guided walking tour through the city center. Over the course of two hours, uncover the secrets and stories that have shaped this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Your knowledgeable guide will lead you through the charming streets, adorned with colonial architecture, as you discover the legacy of Potosi’s silver mining boom. Marvel at the ornate facades of historic buildings, such as the Cathedral Basilica and the National Mint, and learn about their significance in the city’s past.


Explore the bustling markets, where locals gather to trade their goods and colorful textiles. Delve into the cultural tapestry of Potosi as you engage with the friendly vendors and discover traditional handicrafts and vibrant souvenirs.

As you walk along the cobblestone streets, your guide will regale you with tales of the city’s past, from its prosperous days as one of the wealthiest cities in the world to its role in the fight for independence.

Feel the vibrant energy of Potosi as you pass by lively plazas and bustling squares, and soak in the atmosphere of this historic city. From the grandeur of its colonial architecture to the vibrant cultural heritage, this walking tour is a journey through time that will leave you with a deep appreciation for Potosi’s captivating history.

Meeting point

You will be picked up from your accommodation in Potosi.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes

Comfortable shoes