How to spend your Sunday morning while visiting Sucre, Bolivia.
In Tarabuco, Bolivia, Sunday begins bright and early, 4am early for the Yampara people who walk 4 to 6 hours up and over mountain ranges into town to participate in the weekly market.
Tarabuco is located in the Chuquisaca department, 2 hours by bus from Sucre, Bolivia.
Many people wear the traditional Yampara clothing which helps preserve their identity.
The market attracts locals and tourists alike.
Anything from textiles to medicinal plants to fresh vegetables are sold at the Tarabuco market.
At the far back end of the market, where not many tourist go, there is a section where bartering is still practiced.
Tarabuco is most famously known for it’s impressive weaving traditions.