Multi Day Exploration - Tupiza quebradas, Bolivia

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Visited: Late October

Around Tupiza in Southern Bolivia, the high Bolivian Altiplano starts to break up into colourful dry valleys and canyons (quebradas). Rock pinnacles, serrated badlands and cacti are found under a rich deep blue Altiplano sky. There's plenty of hiking and cycling routes in the open countryside within 20km of Tupiza.
Tupiza Quebradas - Potosi - Bolivia
Conglomerate fins on walls of El Cañón, El Cañón walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 28-Oct-03, SA131

Conglomerate fins on walls of El Cañón, El Cañón walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 28-Oct-03, SA133

Wash and serrated red hills nr Quebrada de Palmira, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA136

Conglomerate fins and pinnacles in Valle de los Mochos, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA146

Canyon at end of Quebrada de Palmira, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA147

Canyon at end of Quebrada de Palmira, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA149

Canyon at end of Quebrada de Palmira, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA150

Fields along Río San Juan del Oro, nr Toroyoj, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA153

Railway between Tupiza and Villazón nr bridge over Río San Juan del Oro, Quebrada de Palmira walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 29-Oct-03, SA157

Fin profile at eastern end of Quebrada de Palala, Quebrada de Palala walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 30-Oct-03, SA161

Cactus in side quebrada to north of Quebrada de Palala, Quebrada de Palala walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 30-Oct-03, SA164

Back-lit cacti at head of side quebrada to north of Quebrada de Palala, Quebrada de Palala walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 30-Oct-03, SA166

Slot canyon leading down from ridge viewpoint at head of quebrada, parallel to and to north of Quebrada de Palala, Quebrada de Palala walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 30-Oct-03, SA170

Coloured hillsides and thunderstorm to NE of Tupiza, with Río Tupiza in foreground, from km 740 on railway from Tupiza to Atocha, Quebrada de Palala walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 30-Oct-03, SA171

Serrated ridge to north on Torre Waykho from Quebrada Fierro Unu, Quebrada Fierro Unu walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 31-Oct-03, SA178

Pastel orange rocks towards head of Quebrada Fierro Unu, Quebrada Fierro Unu walk (T), Tupiza, Potosí, Bolivia, 31-Oct-03, SA179

View north from El Sillar viewpoint into Quebrada Fierro Unu, Tupiza - El Sillar - Chilcobija - San Antonio de Lípez Section, SW Circuit Jeep Tour - Day 1 (T), Potosí, Bolivia, 1-Nov-03, SA183