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Major tourist area: good restaurants

A fun street thronged with Bolivian and foreign tourists. Restaurants, travel agents, bars, shops... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
First stop after Titicaca Lake

After passing the border to Bolivia, Copacabana is the first location to spend some time, after the... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Avenida 6 de Agosto, Copacabana, Bolivia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A fun street thronged with Bolivian and foreign tourists. Restaurants, travel agents, bars, shops, and kiosks with textiles, sweaters, and the lot. Street open to traffic both ways so it's also interesting watching everyone weave through and around cars moving at 10 miles an hour

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Main street leading to the harbor to take a boat direction Isla del Sol. Stuffed with all types of restaurants, souvenir shops and cafes. You can‘t avoid this street when your in Copacabana as you need to eat & need the boat, but its nothing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Locals selling everything from souveniers, alpaca sweaters and hats, restaurants, street food and bars line this street heading from the lake up to center of town. We found it fun to walk up and down looking for bargains and good places to eat. There were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Walking on this street is the most harassing experience you will encounter in the town. Go up further and visit the markets and cathedral. The town is not a place to hang up for more than a day, most restaurants are too dirty to eat...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank geneoV
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This ave is located in between the cathedral and the plaza and takes you straight to the lake. What are you looking for, Souvenirs, lunch, dinner, coffee, drinks? Maybe the bus out of Capo or the cheapest tours in the city. All of it is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank joev914
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Leading from the beach front to the cathedral, this is the main drag for Copacabana. You'll find it lined with travel agencies, restaurants, bars and souvenir shops, as well as some hostels. Nothing of particular interest, but you'll find it easy to book your onward...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

After passing the border to Bolivia, Copacabana is the first location to spend some time, after the terible experience on this border, when immediatly pleople understand what means a dictatorial state. However, in Copacabana, people are nice and this main street is full of shops...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank michaelwF2394YF
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Main Street which leads you directly down to the giant white anchor that is the place to catch a boat to Isla del Sol. Full of shops, travel agencies to book bus rides and tours, and money exchange booths. Also a lot of hostels and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank inatree29
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lots to see and so many shops and restaurants to choose from. A lot of stalls also where you can buy pretty much anything. You can't avoid the Avienda 6 de Agosto so on your way to the cathedral or other attractions enjoy the walk!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank domurchu1
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

If you need to make any holiday purchases, this is likely to be the place to get things. This street is a thriving, busy market street which has lots of little shops, tourist booking offices, money exchange places and eating spots; all of which are...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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