A destination for travelers looking to enrich their spirit, pursuing a cultural contact, are interested in depth by nature, vibrating with mystery and adventure all under the warm hospitality of its people who in many places still retain its most ancient customs and traditions.
In Bolivia it is possible to enjoy unique natural beauty attractions like the Salar de Uyuni and the Lagunas de Colores, mosaics of incredible biological diversity as the Madidi National Park, the Pantanal and the Bolivian Amazon, contrasting landscapes at the Royal Cordillera of the Andes, Cordillera Apolobamba, and the mystic and enigmatic sacred Lake Titicaca what albergo in her womb the longest existing culture of Latin America: Tiwanku.
A combination of nature, living culture and valuable architecture can be seen in the Jesuit Missions of Chiquitos, Trinidad, a land of hills prehispanic; and the Tropic of Cochabamba. To which an important historical legacy carefully preserved in the cities of Sucre and Potosi adds.
Bolivia is located in the heart of South America. It limits the north with the Republic of Brazil, southeast with the Republic of Paraguay, the south with the Republic of Argentina, on the southwest by the Republic Chile and west by the Republic of Peru.
It is divided into nine departments: Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz, Cochabamba, Oruro. Potosi, Tarija, Pando and Beni. Constitutionally, the capital of Bolivia is Sucre Chuquisaca department and the seat of government is the city of La Paz, in the department of La Paz.
The official language is Spanish, with the Aymara, Quechua and Guarani, the major native languages of Bolivia.
The official currency of Bolivia is the Boliviano (Bs), circulates in coins of 10, 20 and 50 cents, 1,2 and 5 Bolivians, notes and cuts 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 bolivianos.
Bolivia is a country of great geographic diversity that brings a high diversity of Andean, Amazonian and Chaco biogeographic characteristics, unique landscapes and ecosystems particular features.
Clearly highlight the Andean region, home to the high plateau at an average altitude of 3555 m, and an average temperature of 10 ° C. The Sub-Andean zone, which has fertile lands and valleys, its climate is temperate with warm (16 ° C at 20 ° F) with an altitude ranging from 1,000 to 3,000 meters. The eastern plains area with a warm tropical climate (22 ° C to 25 ° C) at altitudes ranging between 200 and 400 meters.
Precisely its geographical position, characterized by a variety of altitudes and climates, has been the site of various settlements that have led to a fascinating cultural and ethnic diversity, which is a valuable and priceless heritage.