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from $4,925
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Santa Cruz. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 86 86 86 82 79 75 75 81 84 86 86 86
Average Low 72 72 72 68 64 61 61 64 66 70 72 72
Average Rainfall 4.53 4.21 3.5 2.48 2.6 1.89 1.46 0.98 1.81 3.19 3.86 5.47
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Sucre. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 72.3 71.1 72 72.3 72 71.2 71.2 73.2 75 75.6 75.7 73.6
Average Low 51.6 51.1 50.2 48 44.8 40.8 40.3 42.6 46.6 49.8 51.1 51.4
Average Rainfall 6.06 4.61 4.06 1.18 0.24 0.08 0.08 0.47 0.94 1.89 2.48 4.65
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Tarabuco. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 69 68 69 69 69 69 68 70 71 72 71 71
Average Low 51 50 50 48 44 41 40 42 45 49 50 51
Average Rainfall 15.9 13.6 11.1 5.7 1.6 0.9 1 2 3.9 6.9 9 13.9
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Potosi. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 59 59 61 63 59 57 57 59 61 64 64 63
Average Low 37 37 36 32 28 27 25 27 30 34 36 37
Average Rainfall 3.62 3.39 2.17 0.51 0.12 0.04 0.04 0.12 0.39 0.79 1.5 2.95
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Salar de Uyuni. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 64 64 63 63 59 55 55 59 64 66 68 66
Average Low 34 34 30 19 9 9 12 10 14 18 27 30
Average Rainfall 2.76 1.57 0.39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.18 5.91
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
La Paz. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 54 55 55 55 55 54 54 55 55 57 59 57
Average Low 37 37 37 36 32 28 28 30 32 36 37 37
Average Rainfall 4.6 4.3 2.6 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.2 0.5 1.7 1.1 1.7 3.8
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
Lake Titicaca. Bolivia
January February March April May June July August September October November December
Average High 62.1 62.1 61.7 62.2 61.9 60.8 60.8 62.6 63.7 65.5 65.8 63.9
Average Low 38.5 38.3 37.8 33.1 25.2 19.4 18.5 22.3 29.5 32.5 34.7 37.4
Average Rainfall 5.248 4.28 3.878 1.705 0.39 0.122 0.094 0.228 0.87 1.618 2.177 3.382
* Degrees are in Fahrenheit. Rainfall are in inches.
Climate/T
Time zone
(GMT-04:00)
Voltage
220-240V
Health requirements
Currency
Bolivian Boliviano
$1.00 USD = $b6.89 BOB
Visa requirement
Yes Apply
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Timeless Bolivia

12 days/11 nights - from $4,925 per person including airfare from Miami
Discover the timeless country of Bolivia on this 11-night tour. Depart Miami for Santa Cruz, the largest city in Bolivia, where you can view rock art discovered in the foothills of the Bolivian Andes. Fly to Sucre to visit the Cathedral and Freedom Bell, and find examples of traditional weaving at the Tarabuco market. Visit a local cooperative mine in Potosi and observe salt extraction at the largest salt lake in the world, Salar de Uyuni. In La Paz, visit the Tiwanaku ruins, the Sun Gate, temple of Kalasasaya, and pyramid of Akapana. Finally, explore the Urus Iruitos Floating Island and the “Inak Uyu” Sun Virgins temple at Lake Titicaca, and the Inca Stairways at Sun Island. Starting from $4925, including air, with guaranteed weekly departures.

Day 1, Thursday - Miami/Santa Cruz
Depart Miami via Avianca Airlines for Santa Cruz, the largest city in landlocked Bolivia. Upon arrival at Santa Cruz, enjoy a brief tour of Santa Cruz with its mixture of colonial and modern architecture. (Camino Real)

Day 2, Friday - Santa Cruz
Today explore the enigmatic remains of the UNESCO site of Samaipata. Located in the eastern foothills of the Bolivian Andes, the gigantic rock art is believed to represent a unique example of rock art in pre-Columbian America.
 (B/L)

Day 3, Saturday - Santa Cruz/Sucre
Transfer to the airport for a short flight to Sucre, the constitutional capital. The city tour include the Cathedral, the churches and cloisters of La Recoleta, San Felipe, the Freedom Bell at San Francisco cloister, the second oldest university in South America (San Francisco Xavier), and  the university museum. (Parador) (B)

Day 4, Sunday - Tarabuco
Today visit the Sunday market at Tarabuco, famous for its traditional weaving with rich colors. Mingle among the locals as they buy and sell, and maybe even pick up a bargain in the stalls of beautiful handmade textiles. Return to Sucre in the afternoon. (B/L)

Day 5, Monday - Sucre/Potosi
Leave Sucre in the morning by road (approx. 3 hrs) for Potosi, a silver-mining town. Arrive and visit a local cooperative mine and the Miner's Market. Afternoon, visit the Santa Teresa convent museum and the church of San Francisco. (Coloso) (B/L)

Day 6, Tuesday - Potosi/Salar de Uyuni
Visit the Royal Mint, which minted coins for Spain during the colonial period. Travel overland on unpaved roads to Uyuni (5-6 hours). Salar de Uyuni is the highest and largest salt lake in the world. See the local people extracting salt with methods lost in time. Dinner and overnight at your hotel, which is built of salt. (Salt Hotel) (B/L/D)

Day 7, Wednesday - Salar de Uyuni
Full-day tour of the Great Uyuni Salt Lake. Start with a visit to a local handicraft salt factory in Colchani. Visit Isla Pescado, famous for its giant cactus and fauna. Lunch at Isla Pescado. Return to Uyuni. (B/L)

Day 8, Thursday - Salar de Uyuni/La Paz
Fly to La Paz and transfer to your hotel.  (Europa) (B)

Day 9, Friday - La Paz
La Paz climbs from 9,800 feet up to 13,000 feet in elevation and is the country's administrative capital. Your morning city tour includes streets of the indigenous, colonial and modern areas, Indian Market, Witch Doctor's Market, Moon Valley and a vantage point of breathtaking panoramas framed by the majestic Illimani mountain.
 (B)

Day 10, Saturday - La Paz/Lake Titicaca
Travel to the outskirts of La Paz to visit magnificent Tiwanaku ruins, from one of the oldest civilizations in the Americas. The Sun gate, the temple of Kalasasaya and the pyramid of Akapana are examples of a glorious past. After a box lunch, continue to Huatajata Harbor on the shores of Lake Titicaca. View the exhibits and projects at your hotel complex, including the handicrafts and folkloric area. Visit the Altiplano Museum and experience the Mystick World of the Kallawayas, natural medicine doctors and coca leaf fortune tellers. (Inca Utama) (B/L)

Day 11, Sunday - Lake Titicaca
After breakfast board a hydrofoil and start your Lake Titicaca experience. Visit the Urus Iruitos Floating Island and Quewaya sustainable project.  Continue to Moon Island. and see the "Inak Uyu" Sun Virgins temple. Cruise to Copacabana, and visit the Shrine of the Dark Virgin and town.  Disembark at Sun Island, where you visit  the Inca Stairways and the Sacred Fountain. Lunch at Uma Kollu panoramic restaurant. In the afternoon return to Huatajata. This evening, tour the Alajpacha native observatory. (B/L)

Day 12, Monday - Lake Titicaca/La Paz/Miami
Transfer to the airport for your Avianca Airlines flight to Miami. (B)

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Departure DatesLand & Air *
Miami
Land Only *Single Supplement
January 16 - May 31
August 21 - December 9
$4825 FC
$4910 D
$4095 FC
$4190 D
$695 FC
$740 D
June 1 - August 20
December 10-31
$5080 FC
$5170 D
$4095 FC
$4190 D
$695 FC
$740 D
2020
January 1-15
$5080 FC
$5170 D
$4095 FC
$4190 D
$695 FC
$740 D
  • Land & Air prices include government taxes and fees.
  • Land & Air prices are per person double occupancy via Avianca Airlines from Miami. Land Only prices include internal airfares.
  • Rates are not valid for Easter, Christmas, New Year, or some other holidays.

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Tour Features

  • Round-trip airfare via Avianca Airlines coach class from Miami
  • Inter-Latin America flights, coach class, as per itinerary
  • Round-trip private airport transfers
  • Overland transfers with sightseeing stops as per itinerary
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room at Camino Real in Santa Cruz
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room at Parador Santa Maria la Real in Sucre
  • 1 night stay in a double occupancy room at Coloso in Potosi
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room at Salt Hotel in Salar de Uyuni
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room at Europa in La Paz
  • 2 nights stay in a double occupancy room at Inca Utama in Lake Titicaca
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Extensive sightseeing tours by coach/car with English-speaking guide and admission fees in each location as per itinerary: brief tour of Santa Cruz, tour of Samaipata site, half-day tour of Sucre, trip to Tarabuco Sunday Market, half-day tour of Potosi, morning tour of cooperative mine, full-day tour of Great Uyuni Salt Lake, morning city tour of La Paz, visit of the Tiwanaku ruins, view exhibits and projects at Hotel Complex, full-day hydrofoil Lake Titicaca tour
  • Breakfast daily, 7 lunches, 1 dinner
  • Airline fuel surcharge (subject to change) and government taxes and fees

Rates do not include

  • Any expenses of personal nature such as tips, laundry, table drinks, telephone calls, etc.
  • Optional Travel Insurance
  • Any item not mentioned above 

Remarks

  • If above hotels or Avianca Airlines is not available at the time of reservation, alternative hotels at the same category or airlines could be used. Prices may differ.
  • During trade fairs season and during Christmas and New Year’s Days, some hotels may require surcharges. The prices may increase.
  • Ticket(s) must be issued and full payment must be received 90 days prior to departure
  • Major credit cards accepted; credit card authorization required
  • Change and cancellation penalties ($250-$600 per person) apply once ticketed; Pacific Holidays’ general cancellation policy applies
  • Hotel upgrades, air upgrades, additional hotel nights, extensions to all other destinations, and add-on air fares from various US cities are available
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