16 days in Bolivia Itinerary

16 days in Bolivia Itinerary

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La Paz
— 5 nights
Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 3 nights


La Paz

— 5 nights

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Spend the 15th (Wed) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. And it doesn't end there: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, don't miss a visit to Mercado de Las Brujas, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Andean Culture Distillery.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to La Paz is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to La Paz is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Jeddah in September, expect La Paz to be colder, temps between 18°C and 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors · Tours · Scenic Drive · Parks

Santa Cruz

— 3 nights
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.
Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Amboro National Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Guembe, buy something for everyone on your list at Ventura mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Santa Cruz, and get into the urban bustle at Casa Cultural Melchor Pinto.

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Traveling by flight from La Paz to Santa Cruz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Santa Cruz is much warmer than La Paz - with highs of 35°C and lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Sucre.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip


— 3 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.
Sucre is known for historic sites, museums, and classes. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Recoleta, take an in-depth tour of House of Liberty Museum - Casa de la Libertad, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Francisco.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sucre trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Santa Cruz to Sucre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Santa Cruz in September: highs in Sucre hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to fly to Cochabamba.

Things to do in Sucre

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping


— 3 nights

City of Eternal Spring

Dynamic and friendly, Cochabamba benefits from a mild climate largely responsible for its Mediterranean lifestyle and nickname the "City of Eternal Spring." An ideal alternative for anyone wishing to escape the chaos of South America's more popular destinations, Cochabamba vacations allow visitors to discover how regular Bolivians live on an everyday basis.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Convento Museo Santa Teresa, head outdoors with andesXtremo, and then make a trip to El Cristo de la Concordia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): admire the verdant scenery at Valle Alto and then admire the landmark architecture of Palacio Portales.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cochabamba trip planning site.

Fly from Sucre to Cochabamba in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sucre in September: highs in Cochabamba hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cochabamba

Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Bolivia travel guide

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.