Patrimonies in Bolivia
Discover the cultural heritage of Bolivia declared by UNESCO.
Bolivia’s official capital and all-round urban showpiece is Sucre, known for its temperate climate and refined colonial architecture remaining from when the Spanish founded the city in the 1500s. Here travelers enjoy a spring-like climate and a UNE
Between 1696 and 1760, six ensembles of reducciones (settlements of Christianized Indians) inspired by the ‘ideal cities’ of the 16th-century philosophers were founded by the Jesuits in a style that married Catholic architecture with local tradit
Situated at dizzying heights in the arid Altiplano region of Bolivia is a mining town home to one of the most famous festivals in all of South America.
Each year on the Saturday before Ash Wednesday, the usually sleepy Oruro comes alive, hosting the
Potosí is a capital city and a municipality of the department of Potosí in Bolivia. It is one of the highest cities in the world
The archaeological site of Samaipata consists of two elements: the hill with its many carvings, believed to have been the ceremonial Centre of the ancient town (14th – 16th centuries), and the area to the south of the hill, which formed the adminis