San Buenaventura, La Paz

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San Buenaventura, La Paz
Town
San Buenaventura and Beni River
San Buenaventura and Beni River
Country Bolivia
DepartmentLa Paz Department
ProvinceAbel Iturralde Province
MunicipalitySan Buenaventura Municipality
Population
 (2001)
 • Total2,264
Time zoneUTC-4 (-4)
ClimateAf

San Buenaventura is a little town in northern Bolivia, on the west bank of Beni River, opposite the town Rurrenabaque on the east bank. The two towns are connected with a ferry.

The area is in the Amazon Basin, and San Buenaventura is the access to the Madidi National Park, where the local vegetation is rainforest.

San Buenaventura is in the La Paz Department, and the town is the seat of the San Buenaventura Municipality.

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Coordinates: 14°26′5″S 67°32′27″W / 14.43472°S 67.54083°W / -14.43472; -67.54083