13 days in Bolivia Itinerary

13 days in Bolivia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bolivia Trip Planner

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Copacabana
— 2 nights
Drive
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La Paz
— 4 nights
Fly
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Uyuni
— 3 nights
Fly
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Santa Cruz
— 1 night
Fly
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Sucre
— 2 nights
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Copacabana

— 2 nights
The town of Copacabana represents the largest Bolivian settlement on the shore of Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in the continent.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Avenida 6 de Agosto, Cerro Calvario and Horca del Inca. On the 26th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Horca del Inca. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Cerro Calvario, make a trip to Avenida 6 de Agosto, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Isla del Sol.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Copacabana journey builder.

La Paz to Copacabana is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. You will leave for La Paz on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Copacabana

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Trails

La Paz

— 4 nights

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Plaza del Monticulo as well as Red Cap Walking Tours. Spend the 30th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Mi Teleferico, get great views at Mirador Killi Killi, and explore the striking landscape at Valley of the Moon.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the La Paz online trip maker.

You can drive from Copacabana to La Paz in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In October in La Paz, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 34°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Uyuni.

Things to do in La Paz

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Uyuni

— 3 nights
Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
You've now added Andes Salt Expeditions Tour Operator to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Salar de Uyuni, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Cristobal Lipez, make a trip to Plaza Arce, and step off the mainland to explore Isla Incahuasi.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Uyuni tour itinerary planner.

Fly from La Paz to Uyuni in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from La Paz in November: highs in Uyuni hover around 51°F, while lows dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Uyuni

Tours · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Santa Cruz

— 1 night
More populous than the capital and La Paz, and one of the fastest-growing cities in the world, Santa Cruz has become a thriving commercial center, yet retained some of the trappings of tradition.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Santa Cruz and then make a trip to Plaza 24 de Septiembre.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Santa Cruz day trip planner.

You can fly from Uyuni to Santa Cruz in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Uyuni in November, things will get much warmer in Santa Cruz: highs are around 87°F and lows about 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sucre.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sucre

— 2 nights

City of the Four Names

The constitutional capital of Bolivia, Sucre has a well-preserved historic center, with many buildings dating back to the city's founding in the 16th century.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at House of Liberty Museum - Casa de la Libertad, don't miss a visit to Plaza 25 de Mayo, don't miss a visit to Universidad de San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca, then stroll the grounds of General Cemetery, and finally admire the striking features of Church of San Felipe Neri (Oratorio de San Felipe de Neri).

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Sucre day trip planning website.

Fly from Santa Cruz to Sucre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Santa Cruz in November, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Sucre: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sucre

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Bolivia travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Geologic Formations · Specialty Museums
Tibet of the Americas
If you're an adventurous tourist, consider adding a Bolivia vacation to your travel itinerary. A land of rainforests, Andean glaciers, high altitude cities, and rushing rivers, Bolivia remains one of the most remote countries in the Western Hemisphere. With 60 percent of the population made up of indigenous peoples, native cultures permeate thecountry's music, architecture, and arts, as well as local folklore and traditions. Traveling in Bolivia you can experience diverse wildlife and ecosystems, learn about the country's rich history, try out its distinctive cuisine, and practice your Spanish with the locals, known for their clean and easy-to-understand accent.