Central Bolivia: Places to Explore


  • Cochabamba

    Nestled in the valleys of central Bolivia, Cochabamba is considered the "The Garden City" due to its year round spring-like climate. This bustling metropolis is one of the oldest cities in Bolivia, and... Read more

  • Samaipata

    Located 2½ hours east of Santa Cruz, Samaipata is situated near the national park Amboró between the Andes foothills. Best known for the pre-Colombian ruins El Fuerte, this lush hideaway is also home to... Read more

  • Santa Cruz

    Just 30 years ago, oxen pulled carts through the muddy streets of Santa Cruz and cowboys rode in to wash off the dust and raise some more. Now this is the largest city in Bolivia and the most westernized... Read more