9 days in Bolivia Itinerary

9 days in Bolivia Itinerary

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9 days in Bolivia Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  28​h
1
La Paz
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
2
Uyuni
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Sucre
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Santa Cruz
— 1 night
Fly:  28​h
End: Helsinki

3
nights
La Paz

La Paz ©
Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
La Paz is known for historic sites, nature, scenic drive, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Tiwanaku, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de San Francisco, don't miss a visit to Calle Sagarnaga, and enjoy some diversion at Urban Rush Bolivia.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the La Paz trip maker tool .

Helsinki, Finland to La Paz is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Helsinki to La Paz. Traveling from Helsinki in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in La Paz, with lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Uyuni.

Things to do in La Paz

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Mi Teleferico ©
Mi Teleferico
Tiwanaku ©
Tiwanaku
Valley of the Moon ©
Valley of the Moon

1
night
Uyuni

Uyuni ©
Emptiness surrounds the desert outpost of Uyuni, the gateway to the world's largest salt flats.
On the 12th (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Isla Incahuasi and then explore the striking landscape at Salar de Uyuni.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Uyuni trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from La Paz to Uyuni by combination of flight and car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from La Paz in May, plan for cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Uyuni: temperatures range from 3°C by day to 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Sucre.

Things to do in Uyuni

#Parks, #Nature
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Salar de Uyuni ©
Salar de Uyuni
Isla Incahuasi ©
Isla Incahuasi

1
night
Sucre

Sucre ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): make a trip to Cal Orck'o, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR, and then get engrossed in the history at House of Liberty Museum - Casa de la Libertad.

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

Do a combination of car and flight from Uyuni to Sucre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Uyuni in May: highs in Sucre hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Sucre

#Museums
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Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR ©
Museum of Indigenous Art ASUR
Cal Orck'o ©
Cal Orck'o

1
night
Santa Cruz

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to Plaza 24 de Septiembre and then admire the natural beauty at Biocentro Guembe Mariposario.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Santa Cruz trip planning tool .

Do a combination of flight and car from Sucre to Santa Cruz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sucre in May, expect nights in Santa Cruz to be warmer, around 21°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

#Parks, #Historic Sites
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Biocentro Guembe Mariposario ©
Biocentro Guembe Mariposario
Plaza 24 de Septiembre ©
Plaza 24 de Septiembre
Catedral de Santa Cruz ©
Catedral de Santa Cruz

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