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El Alto International Airport
Heroes Km. 7
El Alto International Airport is a small airport in Bolivia, serving the region of La Paz / El Alto, La Paz, El Alto. The longest runway is 13.123 feet or 4.000 meters long.
Local name: Aeropuerto Internacional El Alto Airport size: medium airport Serving area: La Paz / El Alto, La Paz, El Alto Longest runway: 13123 (ft)
IATA: LPB, ICAO: SLLP
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About the airport
El Alto International Airport (LPB), with the ICAO-Code SLLP, is the main airport serving Bolivia. Located in El Alto, a city adjacent to La Paz, it is one of the highest international airports in the world, situated at an altitude of 4,061 meters (13,325 feet) above sea level. This airport offers a gateway to the stunning landscapes and cultural wonders of Bolivia.
LPB is well-connected to major cities in South America, North America, and Europe, making it easily accessible for travelers. The airport features modern facilities and amenities, including duty-free shops, restaurants, and currency exchange services. It also provides efficient immigration and customs procedures, ensuring a smooth arrival and departure experience.
Transportation options from the airport to downtown La Paz are readily available, including taxis and shuttle services. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes, offering travelers a chance to admire the breathtaking views of the Andes Mountains along the way.
When planning your trip to Bolivia, consider flying into El Alto International Airport (LPB) for a convenient and comfortable start to your adventure in this captivating country.
Hotels and places to stay
El Rey Palace
Atankalama Hotel Boutique
Hotel La Joya
Golden Palace Hotel
Rosario La Paz
Hotel Cordillera Real
Hotel Diamante Azul
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Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- La Paz
- Mazo Cruz
- Vilque Chico
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.
- Comunidad Pacajes
- El Porvenir
- Estancia Puchukkolu Alto
- Estancia Puchukkolu Bajo
- Mojon de Achocalla
- Mojon de Lima
- Pata Patani