10 Days / 9 Nights
Bolivia is a small and compact country yet has so much to see. Whether you decide to visit Bolivia alone or if you want to add it to your Chile or Peru itinerary, this 10 day classic is the perfect option to experience the history, culture and incredible geography. Bolivia’s ruggedness and complexity are unmatched, its natural prowess is stunning, and its history is remarkable. If you are looking for an authentic and awe-inspiring destination, then Bolivia may just be the multi-destination tour you are looking for.
Special features of our 10 Day Multi-Destination Bolivia Tour:
Type of Tourism: Mountains, Nature, Family, geographical, historical and Cultural
Places to Visit: Santa Cruz, Samaipata, Uyuni salt flats, Sucre, Potosi gold mining town, La Paz.
Duration: 10 Days and 9 Nights.
Type of Service: some tours are small group service tours and other tours are private.
Accommodation: 3 star hotels at every destination that you will visit. These hotels had been carefully chosen and we can guarantee that you will stay in a unique hotel with character, charm and have all the creature comforts.
Arrival to the city of Santa Cruz in the morning found at an elevation of 400 metres above sea level, making it a fantastic gateway into Bolivia. Relax and recuperate from your journey and enjoy the warm climate and relaxed vibe.
In the afternoon on our tour of the city, we will visit some important monuments such as The Cathedral, The Ethno-folkloric museum, The Natural History Museum and some indigenous craftwork exhibitions.
Bright and early, our car will pick us up to head off to Samaipata archaeological site. “El Fuerte” is a UNESCO world heritage site from the Inca period and is now considered one of the most important for its authenticity and the fact it was untouched for many years. The ruins are split into 3 sections, the ceremonial, the residential section and the administrative section. In the town below is a massive sculpted rock which reflects the belief system of the time, a combina...
After a delicious breakfast, we will wander around the town of Samaipata with its artistic and authentic characteristics, before we head off to the Santa Cruz airport, 3 hours away, for a 30 minute flight to the capital city of Sucre.
This stunning colonial City has been able to preserve its past, which can be seen in its winding cobbled streets and wooden balconies. The weather is spring-like all year round, which is great to explore the important sites of the city. In the morning we will head off to the Recoleta viewpoint and the Recoleta museum, before we head off to the textile museum ASUR, one of the best in the region. We will then visit the Cathedral, The Museum of La Merced, The San Lazaro church, Santa Dom...
After breakfast, we will head off to our next destination, the silver mining town of Potosi. This city was world-famous for its silver mining in the 16th century and quickly became Bolivia’s industrial centre. We will pass by its colonial churches along the cobbled streets. Our hotel is on the edge of the city and is a living museum, surrounding us with original paintings and antiques to take you back to colonial times. Many of the buildings in the city have a wide selection of ...
Today we will have a free morning to either relax or discover more about this interesting city. You may visit the silver mines and see these historic mines. Not much has changed and they are still working today, using the traditional methods of extraction. In the afternoon we will travel to the town of Uyuni and the famous salt flats passing a small settlement called Pulacayo, which was The most important mining centre in Bolivia in the 19th Century. Toda this day, this is the home of...
After breakfast, we will head off to the middle of the Salt Flats to see the lagoons ("eyes"), salt mountains and salt stacks. This unique route takes us into one of the world's most isolated areas with a glittering, white landscape for company. We will head on to explore Fish Island, so-named because of its shape when viewed from the middle of the salt flats. The island is the home to vizcachas (chinchillas), giant cacti and many bird species. From here, we can appreciate a panoramic...
Bright and early, we will drive from Uyuni to the Eduardo Avaroa Reserve, leaving the salt flats behind us and heading to the region's deserts and lakes. We will pass through the majestic highland area, to look out at spectacular mountains and whimsical landscapes. This is where the native llamas and vicuñas welcome you to winding streams and offer an insight into the daily life of the locals of the area.
We will then arrive at the Capiña Salt Flat wh...
La Paz is an eclectic, mind-blowing city. Our full-day tour will take you on a cultural and historical journey around this colourful city, nestled in the mountains and where we can enjoy its fast-paced vibe and its ever-changing energy. Explore colonial streets, squares, The Cathedral, the Witches' Market, the Government Palaces and take in the views from its different viewpoints, as well as the cable car. After lunch, we will visit the art museums and see some local artists in action...
Morning transfer to the airport or bus station for your next destination!