31 days in Bolivia Itinerary

31 days in Bolivia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bolivia visit planner

Travel Warning: Security Concerns   More Info
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Sucre
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Tupiza
— 1 night
Drive
3
Uyuni
— 4 nights
Fly
4
La Paz
— 6 nights
Drive
5
Copacabana
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Oruro
— 1 night
Fly
7
Cochabamba
— 4 nights
Fly
8
Trinidad
— 2 nights
Fly
9
Santa Cruz
— 5 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

4
nights
Sucre

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR, get engrossed in the history at House of Liberty Museum - Casa de la Libertad, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and explore the galleries of Museum of the Cathedral - Museo de la Catedral.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sucre planner.

London, UK to Sucre is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from London to Sucre. Traveling from London in July, expect little chillier with lows of 4°C in Sucre. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tupiza.

Things to do in Sucre

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

1
night
Tupiza

The southwestern mining town of Tupiza, near the Argentine border, reminisces of the wild west, and is supposedly the place where Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid faced their demise after a long string of bank robberies.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see Off-Road Tours.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tupiza tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sucre to Tupiza takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Uyuni.

Things to do in Tupiza

Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip

4
nights
Uyuni

Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
Go for a jaunt from Uyuni to Potosi to see Pueblo Pulacayo about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Salar de Uyuni, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Arquecologia y Antropologico de los Andes Meridionales, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and step off the mainland to explore Isla Incahuasi.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Uyuni day trip planning website.

Getting from Tupiza to Uyuni by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Uyuni are 4°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Uyuni

Nature · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

6
nights
La Paz

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around La Paz: Tiwanaku (in Tiwanaku) and Puma Punku (in Tiahuanaco). Spend the 12th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. There's lots more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, examine the collection at Museo de Textiles Andinos Bolivianos, make a trip to Mercado de Las Brujas, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read La Paz itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Uyuni to La Paz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Uyuni in July, expect nights in La Paz to be little chillier, around -4°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Copacabana.

Things to do in La Paz

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

3
nights
Copacabana

The town of Copacabana represents the largest Bolivian settlement on the shore of Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in the continent.
Copacabana is known for trails, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Isla del Sol, explore the striking landscape at Horca del Inca, step off the mainland to explore Isla De La Luna, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady of Copacabana.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Copacabana road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from La Paz to Copacabana takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Oruro.

Things to do in Copacabana

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

1
night
Oruro

Located about halfway between La Paz and Sucre, the city of Oruro (also known as Uru Uru) sits at an elevation of 3,709 m (12,169 ft) above sea level.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at Archaeological Museum, then appreciate the history behind Monumento a la Virgen del Socavon, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuary of El Socavon.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Oruro trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Copacabana to Oruro takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in July, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cochabamba.

Things to do in Oruro

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

4
nights
Cochabamba

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.
Cochabamba is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to El Cristo de la Concordia, contemplate the long history of Convento Museo Santa Teresa, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio Portales, and appreciate the views at Valle Alto.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cochabamba trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Oruro to Cochabamba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Oruro in July, with highs in Cochabamba at 30°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Trinidad.

Things to do in Cochabamba

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

2
nights
Trinidad

Trinidad, officially La Santísima Trinidad, is a city in Bolivia, capital of the department of Beni. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): stroll through Barba Azul Reserve and then get up close to creatures of the deep with CHUCHINI Amazon Wildlife Reserve & Eco Lodge. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Templo Misional Jesuitico de San Javier and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bolivian Parrots Conservation.

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

You can fly from Cochabamba to Trinidad in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cochabamba in July, expect nights in Trinidad to be much hotter, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Trinidad

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

5
nights
Santa Cruz

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 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Amboro National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Guembe, admire the masterpieces at Museo Artecampo, see the interesting displays at Museo de Arte Sacro "Monsenor Carlos Geriche Suarez", and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia La Santa Cruz.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Santa Cruz tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Trinidad to Santa Cruz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Trinidad in July, you will find days in Santa Cruz are a bit cooler (29°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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.