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Larecaja Province

Larecaja is a province in the Bolivian department of La Paz. Its capital is Sorata.


Larecaja Province is divided into eight municipalities which are partly further subdivided into cantons.


The languages spoken in the Larecaja Province are mainly Aymara, Spanish and Quechua. The following table shows the number of those belonging to the recognised group of speakers.

Places of interest

Apolobamba Integrated Management Natural Area

Pilon Lajas Biosphere Reserve and Communal Lands

Laguna Glaciar, 17th highest lake in the world.


www.ine.gov.bo / census 2001

External links

Old map of Larecaja Province (showing its previous political division)

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