60 days in Bolivia Itinerary

60 days in Bolivia Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz
— 8 nights
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Trinidad
— 3 nights
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Tarija
— 3 nights
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Tupiza
— 2 nights
Drive
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Uyuni
— 5 nights
Drive
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Potosi
— 5 nights
Drive
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Sucre
— 7 nights
Fly
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Cochabamba
— 7 nights
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Oruro
— 2 nights
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Tres Rios
— 1 night
Drive
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Milluni
— 1 night
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Copacabana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Tiwanaku
— 1 night
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La Paz
— 10 nights
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Santa Cruz

— 8 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 3rd (Sat) exploring nature at Amboro National Park. Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Kaa-Iya National Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Guembe, browse the different shops at Ventura mall, walk around Parque Lomas de Arena, and stop by Samaipata.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Santa Cruz online trip itinerary builder.

Exeter, UK to Santa Cruz is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Exeter to Santa Cruz. In July in Santa Cruz, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Trinidad.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Trinidad

— 3 nights
Trinidad, officially La Santísima Trinidad, is a city in Bolivia, capital of the department of Beni. When in Trinidad, make a side trip to see Templo Misional Jesuitico de San Javier in San Javier, approximately San Javier away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at CHUCHINI Amazon Wildlife Reserve & Eco Lodge, contemplate the waterfront views at Suarez Lake, and stroll through Barba Azul Reserve.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Trinidad trip itinerary app.

Getting from Santa Cruz to Trinidad by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Cruz in July, expect nights in Trinidad to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tarija.

Things to do in Trinidad

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Tarija

— 3 nights
Tarija or San Bernardo de la Frontera de Tarixa is a city in southern Bolivia. Tarija is known for wineries, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque La Costanera, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica y Convento de San Francisco, stroll through Plazuela Sucre, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Dorada.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Tarija route maker tool.

You can fly from Trinidad to Tarija in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Trinidad in July, expect nights in Tarija to be cooler, around 3°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tupiza.

Things to do in Tarija

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wineries

Tupiza

— 2 nights
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 16th (Fri): see Off-Road Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour and then take in the dramatic natural features at Puerta del Diablo.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tupiza journey builder.

You can drive from Tarija to Tupiza in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Uyuni.

Things to do in Tupiza

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Uyuni

— 5 nights
Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
Spend the 22nd (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Salar de Uyuni, make a trip to Plaza Arce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida Ferroviaria, and learn more about the world around you at Museo Arquecologia y Antropologico de los Andes Meridionales.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Uyuni online holiday planner.

Drive from Tupiza to Uyuni in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in July, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Potosi.

Things to do in Uyuni

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Potosi

— 5 nights

Ville Imperial

One of the highest cities in the world at 4,090 m (13,420 ft), Potosi actually rose to fame for something below the ground.
Potosi is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Cerro Rico, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Lorenzo Church, get outside with Gruta De Las Galaxias, and admire the landmark architecture of Catedral de la Ciudad de Potosi.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Potosi road trip app.

Traveling by car from Uyuni to Potosi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Uyuni in July, you will find days in Potosi are somewhat warmer (17°C), and nights are slightly colder (-5°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sucre.

Things to do in Potosi

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Neighborhoods

Sucre

— 7 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR, make a trip to Cal Orck'o, get curious at Museo del Tesoro, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Francisco.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sucre itinerary app.

Getting from Potosi to Sucre by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Potosi in July, expect Sucre to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Cochabamba.

Things to do in Sucre

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Cochabamba

— 7 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: appreciate the history behind El Cristo de la Concordia, stroll around Ecoturistico Pairumani Park, don't miss a visit to Incallajta, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque de las Aves Agroflori.

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Getting from Sucre to Cochabamba by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Sucre, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cochabamba, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Oruro.

Things to do in Cochabamba

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Oruro

— 2 nights
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 11th (Wed): make a trip to Plaza 10 de Febrero, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuary of El Socavon, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Gerardo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Oruro, then get a new perspective on nature at Archaeological Museum, and then appreciate the history behind Monumento a la Virgen del Socavon.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Oruro trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Cochabamba to Oruro by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cochabamba in August; daily highs in Oruro reach 20°C and lows reach -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tres Rios.

Things to do in Oruro

Historic Sites · Museums

Tres Rios

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Illimani.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tres Rios online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Oruro to Tres Rios takes 5.5 hours. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Milluni.

Things to do in Tres Rios

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Milluni

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Huayna Potosi.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Milluni day trip tool.

Getting from Tres Rios to Milluni by car takes about 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Copacabana.

Things to do in Milluni

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Copacabana

— 3 nights
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: steep yourself in history at Isla del Sol, head off the coast to Isla De La Luna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady of Copacabana, and explore the striking landscape at Horca del Inca.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Copacabana trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Milluni to Copacabana in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tiwanaku.

Things to do in Copacabana

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Trails

Tiwanaku

— 1 night
Tiwanaku is a Pre-Columbian archaeological site in western Bolivia.The site was first recorded in written history by Spanish conquistador Pedro Cieza de León. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Puma Punku, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and then delve into the distant past at Tiwanaku.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tiwanaku online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Copacabana to Tiwanaku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Tiwanaku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to La Paz.

Things to do in Tiwanaku

Historic Sites

Side Trip

La Paz

— 10 nights

City that Touches the Sky

Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Spend the 20th (Fri) exploring the striking scenery along WMDR Yungas Road. Next up on the itinerary: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, gain a rich perspective with a tour of cultural highlights, see the interesting displays at Museo de Textiles Andinos Bolivianos, and get outside with Chacaltaya.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read La Paz trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Tiwanaku to La Paz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in La Paz can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Parks

Bolivia travel guide

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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.