Travel from Tarija to Sucre by bus affordably and with the added comfort of booking your tickets online. Tarija and Sucre are two very important cities in southern Bolivia. The first, known for its warm climate and for the vineyards that produce the best wine in Bolivia and much of Latin America. The second is Bolivia´s capital city, a popular tourist destination due to its rich history and colonial architecture.
The distance between Tarija and Sucre is 470.6 km. The buses leave every day at 20:00, and they arrive in Sucre at 07:00 am. The buses arrive in Sucre at the bus terminal located on Ostria Gutierrez Av.
Tickets Bolivia lets you book your tickets online fo your bus trip from Tarija to Sucre, with reliable bus companies and the confort of paying online by redit card, debit card or PayPal.
Tarija to Sucre Bus Timetable
6 de Octubre
TRAVEL OPTIONS FROM LA PAZ TO SUCRE
Tickets Bolivia offers several bus travel options to make this journey:
Direct trip: You can travel directly from Tarija to Sucre. The bus leaves at 7:30pm and arrives around 5:30am in Sucre. The buses stop along the way so that passengers can use the restroom and buy a snack. The companies that offer this service are: Linea Emperador, Andes bus, and 6 de Octubre.
Trip with stopover: The other option is via Potosí. The trip to Potosi takes 8 hours and then it is 3 hours to Sucre. Potosi is a beautiful colonial city full of history and dominated by the imposing Cerro Rico. The bus companies that make this route are Trans Emperador, Tour Villa Imperial and Transtin dil Rey.
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SOME TOURISTIC INFORMATION THAT CAN BE OF INTEREST
Convento de San Felipe Neri: This former monastery is a charming colonial building which represents everything that visitors love about Sucre. Pass through its sunny courtyard and climb up to the rooftop terrace to see for yourself why this is known as the White City.
Parque Cretácico: This dinosaur park was built to showcase a selection of well preserved, prehistoric footprints. It also has an extensive selection of life-size fiberglass dinosaur models and a small but informative museum. The Dino-Bus takes tourists to the park from Plaza 25 de Mayo at 12:00pm and 1:00pm.
Casa de Libertad: Located right on the main plaza, this museum pays homage to the most important moment in the country. It was here in 1825 that Bolivia declared its independence, and the original document is on display. You can visit the landmark at the central plaza for 15 Bs.
Study Spanish: It’s a very popular place to study Spanish in Latin America. Not only are classes cheap (as little as US$6 per hour for individuals) but Bolivian Spanish is known for its clarity and for being spoken with an accent that’s easy to understand.
Museum of Indigenous Art (ASUR): Textiles and ceramic pieces of great antiquity are on exhibit and especially highlighting a collection unique to Bolivia from the Tiwanaku culture of a ritual and burial site. The music showroom exhibits dance, costumes and Andean musical instruments accompanied by information concerning the role that music plays in Andean cultures.
Museum of Ethnographic and Folklore (MUSEF): A regional version of La Paz’s MUSEF, Sucre’s MUSEF was established in 2004. Visitors to the MUSEF can learn about Bolivia’s traditional dances, ethnic groups, history and customs. You’ll find there the mask museum and a permanent exhibition dedicated to the Uru Chipaya culture. MUSEF also has three temporary exhibition halls dedicated to displaying art, photography, ethnographic goods, paintings and various archaeological items from around Sucre. Entry into the museum is free.
Maragua Crater: This trek will take you along the Cordillera de Los Frailes and let you explore the spectacular crater of Maragua, and will show you about a hundred amazing dinosaur footprints from up close. You can do a one day, two day or three day trek to the crater
Accommodation: From fun hostels and friendly homestays to luxurious lodgings and comfortable apartments, there are a range of accommodation options in Sucre to suit every travel style and budget.
Restaurants: The cuisine of the department of Chuquisaca, of which Sucre is the capital, is characterized by the skillful use of ingredients such as red pepper or yellow chili ground in their recipes. Chorizo chuquisaqueño, mondongo, qóqo, are some typical dishes of this Bolivian region.