Cultural Site

City of Potosi

In the 16th century, this area was regarded as the world’s largest industrial complex. The extraction of silver ore relied on a series of hydrau..

Cultural Site

Fuerte de Samaipata

The archaeological site of Samaipata consists of two parts: the hill with its many carvings, believed to have been the ceremonial centre of the old to..

Cultural Site

Historic City of Sucre

Sucre, the first capital of Bolivia, was founded by the Spanish in the first half of the 16th century. Its many well-preserved 16th-century religious ..

Cultural Site

Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos

Between 1696 and 1760, six ensembles of reducciones (settlements of Christianized Indians) inspired by the ‘ideal cities’ of the 16th-cent..

Natural Site

Noel Kempff Mercado National Park

The National Park is one of the largest (1,523,000 ha) and most intact parks in the Amazon Basin. With an altitudinal range of 200 m to nearly 1,000 m..

Cultural Site

Qhapaq Nan, Andean Road System

This site is an extensive Inca communication, trade and defence network of roads covering 30,000km. Constructed by the Incas over several centuries an..

Cultural Site

Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture

The city of Tiwanaku, capital of a powerful pre-Hispanic empire that dominated a large area of the southern Andes and beyond, reached its apogee betwe..