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Introduction

Sucre

Sucre

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Beautiful Sucre is the constitutional capital of Bolivia. The historic city was made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1991 because of its wonderfully well-preserved colonial centre with many 16th century religious buildings. With a fifth of the number of inhabitants compared to the administrative capital La Paz, Sucre has a very cosy feel to it. Wandering around the cobbled streets at mid-day or reading a newspaper at an abandoned square, you would almost think you're back in the 1920s in this charming city.

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Getting There

By Plane

Sucre has no international airport. The national airport Juana Azurduy de Padilla International Airport (IATA: SRE) offers connections to La Paz, Cochabamba, Tarija, Yacuiba and Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

By Train

Although it used to in the past, Sucre is not connected to the Bolivian railroad network any longer.

By Bus

Various daily buses serve Sucre from La Paz and Cochabamba (via Oruro) and Potosí. Buses also go to Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

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Sleep

Budget

PropertyAddressTypePopularity
Amigo HostelColon # 125Hostel80
Backpackers Sucre Hostelcalle Loa #891 entre calle Olañeta y ColonHostel-
Hostal Cruz de PopayanCalle Loa 881 in corner with Calle ColonHOTEL66
Hostal Wasi MasiUrcullo 233GUESTHOUSE81
Hostelling International SucreCalle Guillermo Loayza # 119HOSTEL78
La Dolce Vita BoliviaCalle Urcullo No. 342Guesthouse95
CabildoCalle cabildo #4Hostel-
Hostal de Su MercedAzurduy 16, Between N.Ortiz and Bolivar StreetHOTEL87
Casa Al TroncoTopater 57GUESTHOUSE91
Casa Verde B&BCalle Potosi 374 Entre Grau y DalenceGUESTHOUSE91
Hostal BicentenarioJunin 161 Entre Ballivian y Miguel Angel ValdaHOTEL-
Gringo's Rincon HostelLoa 743HOSTEL88
Hostal Cruz del SurBolivar 549HOTEL82
Quechua Inn1ro de Mayo, Esquina SalgueiroHOSTEL-
Forastero Guest House394 Destacamento 111 St. Between Colon and La PazApartment91
Santa CeciliaCalle Potosi No. 386 - Between Dalence St and Grau St. Next to the green houseHOTEL84
RoomMates SucreDestacamento 111 - 204GUESTHOUSE-
Hostal SucreBustillos # 113HOTEL-
La Escondida HostalJunin 445 (between Av. Hernando Siles and Ravelo)GUESTHOUSE-
Mi Pueblo SamaryDalence # 349HOTEL-
Hostal CasArte TakubambaCalle J.M.Serrano #256GUESTHOUSE89
Forastero Guesthouse394 Destacamento 111 StreetGUESTHOUSE-
CADENACalle/Street Camargo N° 326Guesthouse-
KulturBerlin - Icba WasiAvaroa 326HOSTEL-
La SelenitaCalle José Mostajo 145GUESTHOUSE-
Traveler's GuesthouseKilometro 7, 242HOSTEL-
7 PatasCalle Loa 525 ChuquisacaHostel-
The Beehive SucreCalle Capitan Echeverria 31HOSTEL-
7 Patas HostelLoa 525HOSTEL-

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Keep Connected

Phone

See also International Telephone Calls

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Quick Facts

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Coordinates
  • Latitude: -19.042139
  • Longitude: -65.255882

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