Discover The City Of Sucre In A Walking Tour With A Local Historian

Sucre, Bolivia

Experience Rating
icon3 to 4 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 2 more

My hometown of Sucre is Bolivia's oldest city. Sucre has more buildings dating back to the 16th Century than any other Bolivian city. Sucre is located in the heart of South America, customs and traditions are very strong, it can helps us having another perspective to the modern world.

I will guide you in a walking tour within the city, this will take between 3 to 4 hours. The tour is mainly historical, and I will explain in a chronological order the history of Bolivia since the arrival of the Spanish, the alliances with the Incas, then the revolutionary period, the independence period and so on. We will also talk about the culture, society, idiosyncrasy, social norms. We will visit squares, government buildings, churches, universities, houses of former presidents, writers, diplomats, and we will walk through nice streets. we will focus on the most unusual aspects of this city. We will also visit the market to see what are the traditional food we eat in Sucre.

Departure Point

Mirador de La Recoleta, Dalence, Sucre, Bolivia

Departure Time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
10/20/2019 - 6/25/2021
Monday:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Wednesday:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Return Details

Parque Bolivar, Pastor Sainz, Sucre, Bolivia
Stop At:  
Museo Charcas (University Museum Colonial & Anthropological)
An interesting visit is the main patio of the Colonial Museum which was foundend before 1630 and it was known during the colonial time as Casa del Gran Poder, a building related to the Spanish Inquisition
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Universidad de San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca
We will visit the second oldest university in all the Americas, which is in Sucre. I will show you a secret gem which is unique huge tree which has the flower of Cantuta which is the national flower of Bolivia and also Perú
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
La Recoleta
We will visit the Town Hall which was the house of a former Bolivian President and a prominent family involved in the business of cotton in England.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Universidad de San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca
We will visit the first building of the University which was founded in 1624, the main patio is very large and with a very interesting architecture
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Parque Simon Bolivar
This is near the end of the tour, we might visit the Supreme Court of Justice which is open to the public and we will visit during office hours. The building is very nice.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

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