In order to travel by bus from Villazón to Sucre, you have to go to the bus terminal located on Avenida Tumusla. The buses leave every day at 8:00am and arrive at 6:00am the next day. The trip will take you across the beautiful landscapes of the Bolivian valleys before arriving in Sucre, at the Bus Terminal on Avenida Ostria Gutierrez.
The distance between Villazón and Sucre is 497 km and the trip by bus between them takes around 10 hours.
Villazón is a Bolivian
town on the border with Argentina, one of the busiest border crossings between
the two countries. Sucre is the capital of Bolivia, a small colonial city which
is one of the most important tourist attractions due to its colonial
architecture and cultural and historical richness. It has been declared World
Heritage by UNESCO.
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Villazón to Sucre Bus Timetable
6 de Octubre
TRAVEL OPTIONS FROM VILLAZÓN TO SUCRE
Tickets Bolivia offers several travel options to make this journey by bus:
Direct trip: There is a direct bus from Villazón to Sucre. The journey takes about 10 hours and buses leave daily at 8:00pm in order to arrive in Sucre at 6:00am. The bus company offering this service is: 6 de Octubre (semi lie-flat buses).
Trip with stopover: You can make a stop in either Uyuni or Potosi from Villazón. Uyuni is famous for its salt flats which you visit in one day or you can spend some time in Potosi and discover this beautiful colonial mining town. You can travel with Exp.11 de Julio to Uyuni or with OGlobo to Potosi.
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SOME TOURISTIC INFORMATION THAT CAN BE OF INTEREST
San Felipe Neri Convent: The Convent of San Felipe Neri is a neoclassical style church built between 1795 and 1799. Originally a monastery, the convent now functions as an all-girls parochial school. You can enjoy excellent panoramic views of the city from the brick-floored rooftop and bell tower.
Cretacic Park: This dinosaur park was built to showcase a selection of well preserved, prehistoric footprints. It also has an extensive selection of life-size dinosaur models and a 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.
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 (A.D. 700) of a ritual and burial site.
Museum of Ethnographic and Folklore (MUSEF): Sucre’s MUSEF was established in 2004. Visitors to the MUSEF can learn about Bolivia’s traditional dances, ethnic groups, history and customs. MUSEF also has three temporary exhibition halls dedicated to displaying art, photography, ethnographic goods, paintings and various archaeological items from around Sucre. Entry 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.