Santa Cruz de la Sierra was a totally different world after visiting Uyuni, La Paz and Copacabana. The mountain scenery and high altitude changed to humid weather, modern vibes and less poverty. I’d say not authentic Bolivia. However, we liked this other type of Bolivia with its exceptional flora and fauna.
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HOW TO GET TO SANTA CRUZ DE LA SIERRA, BOLIVIA?
Viru Viru International Airport in Santa Cruz is Bolivia’s largest international airport. You can fly there from Bolivia and other South American countries, as well as North America and Europe.
The airport is located 16 km from the city centre. The most affordable and easiest way to reach the centre is by airport bus 135. If you prefer comfort, just call Uber.
WHERE TO STAY IN SANTA CRUZ DE LA SIERRA?
Cosmopolitano Hotel Boutique has a great location in the centre. The boutique hotel was super stylish, and the staff was friendly and helpful. Our room was chic with minimal decoration and transparent glass walls of the shower.
2 DAY ITINERARY TO SANTA CRUZ DE LA SIERRA, BOLIVIA – BEST THINGS TO DO
00:44 DAY 1 – CENTRE OF SANTA CRUZ AND THE BOTANICAL GARDEN
Cathedral Basilica of St. Lawrence
Plaza 24 de Septiembre
Ice cream at Vaca fria
The “centre” of South America
Dinner at El Aljibe
05:20 DAY 2 – BIOCENTRO GÜEMBE MARIPOSARIO
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Recorded by Aliz Krammer, the creator of Aliz’s Wonderland https://alizswonderland.com/
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