Bolivia 1 (lake)
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CAPITAL   La Paz (administrative) and Sucre (judicial)
POPULATION   9,775,246
AREA   1,098,581 sq km
LANGUAGE   Spanish
CURRENCY   Bolivian Boliviano (BOB)

WHEN TO TRAVEL

Not a good time to travel   January
Not a good time to travel   February
Not a good time to travel   March
Not a good time to travel   April
Good time to travel   May
Good time to travel   June
Good time to travel   July
Good time to travel   August
Good time to travel   September
Good time to travel   October
Not a good time to travel   November
Not a good time to travel   December

CLIMATE
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TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

For current information on government travel advice, please refer to the U.S. Passports & International travel, the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office or the Australian Department of Foreign Affaires website.

For current information regarding health, recommended vaccines and the location of trustworthy doctors and medical clinics, please refer to the International Association for Medical Assistance to Travellers website.

AVERAGE ACCOMMODATION COST ($US)
  • 3 star hotel: $60
  • 4 star hotel: $100
  • 5 star hotel: $110
 Average in the good period to travel. Rates change throughout the year depending on high or low tourist seasons.
AVERAGE MEAL COST ($US)
  • Inexpensive restaurant: $2.00
  • Meal for 2, mid-range restaurant, 3 courses: $13.50
ELECTRICITY
Type C
Type A

220V/230V / 50Hz * In La Paz and Viacha, voltage is 115V.

REASONS TO VISIT
  • Outdoor & Adventure
  • Party
  • Animal encounter
  • Off the beaten path
  • Road trip
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