32 days in Cochabamba, La Paz & Puerto Maldonado Itinerary

32 days in Cochabamba, La Paz & Puerto Maldonado Itinerary

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Cochabamba, Bolivia
— 9 nights
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La Paz, Bolivia
— 14 nights
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Puerto Maldonado, Peru
— 7 nights

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Cochabamba, Bolivia

— 9 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.
Cochabamba is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to El Cristo de la Concordia, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Juan de Dios, stroll through Parque de las Aves Agroflori, and get outside with andesXtremo.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Cochabamba trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiport is Jorge Wilsterman International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Cochabamba

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

La Paz, Bolivia

— 14 nights

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Get out of town with these interesting La Paz side-trips: Tiwanaku (in Tiwanaku), Huayna Potosi (in Milluni) and Puma Punku (in Tiahuanaco). Spend the 13th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. The adventure continues: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, make a trip to Mi Teleferico, and get great views at Mirador Killi Killi.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the La Paz tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Cochabamba to La Paz by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect colder weather when traveling from Cochabamba in December: highs in La Paz hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Puerto Maldonado.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Puerto Maldonado, Peru

— 7 nights
Puerto Maldonado sits at the confluence of the Tambopata and Madre de Dios Rivers in the Amazon rainforest.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tambopata National Reserve (Tambopata National Reserve, Tres Chimbadas Lake, &more). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Panthera Sanctuary, contemplate the waterfront views at Tambopata River, admire the natural beauty at Mariposario Tambopata, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Maldonado online trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from La Paz to Puerto Maldonado. The time zone difference moving from Bolivia Time to Peru Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In December, Puerto Maldonado is much hotter than La Paz - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C.

Things to do in Puerto Maldonado

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip