Valley of the Moon, La Paz

3.6
#1 of 19 in Parks in La Paz
Geologic Formation · Park
Seek adventure in a landscape of jagged rock spires at Valley of the Moon, located just minutes from La Paz. Literally translated from Spanish as the "Valley of the Moon," the landscape was created by gradual erosion by wind and water. You can see why the bizarre clay formations have always drawn comparisons to the otherworldly as you wander through the field of spires and climb up staircases carved into the rock. Note the many colors of the landscape, ranging from sandy brown to red and violet, caused by the variety of minerals in the rock. Find out how to plan La Paz trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • Amazing place to visit within the city limits of LaPaz. It is a little high in altitude so be careful and take it slow. There is a good amount of terrain to explore with tow options, a short loop and....  more »
  • Beautiful place with spectacular views if on a clear day. We were told it got damaged due to social conflict last year but it is perfectly safe now. i would suggest fixing the hand rails which look...  more »

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