South America Living

Photos – Potosi, Bolivia

Casa Nacional de Monedas - The Oldest Museum in Bolivia

A few photographs of Potosi, Bolivia. With an altitude of 4,090 metres (13,420 feet) – it is one of the highest cities in the world.

A visit is not for the weak of heart with the primary attraction tours of the silver mines.   Photos & Video – Silver Mine Tours in Potosi

For information on where to stay and eat for all price ranges plus things to do, read: Travel Guide to Potosi, Bolivia

If traveling through Potosi to either Uyuni or capital city Sucre, click on the respective link to go to their travel guide page.

Panoramic View of Potosi from Cerro de Potosi (Mount Potosi)

Mercado Central (Main Market) in Potosi

Taking a Break at Plaza 25 de Mayo (Main Plaza)

Selling Snacks Outside Local School

Locals with Donkeys on the Outskirts of Potosi

Breakfast Time at the Market

Modern Dome-style Bus Terminal

Photographs by Molly McHugh, all rights reserved.

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