We were there from January 27th to March 3rd. We went to Oruro carnaval where the accomodation price is tripled during this event (2 nights). Check the details of our itinerary.
Note: We are a couple travelling for 1 year and we’ve already spent half of our time and budget and time (20000€ total fir the year). The prices mentioned in this post are PER PERSON, except for the taxis and accommodation (usually private double rooms).
You can find lunch 12bs with soup and main course. For a fresh trout we paid 35bs.
- Water: 6bs for 2l
- Empanadas: 5bs
- Market: 12bs a meal, 5bs a burger in the street
- Humitas: 10bs for 2
- Water: 6bs for 2l
- Beer: 10bs 75cl
- Juice: 7bs
- Cocktails: Pisco sour 34bs
Transports are really cheap:
- Tuk-tuk: We paid between 5 and 10bs
- Colectivo: Villazon-Tupiza 10bs, Potosi-Sucre 40bs, 35bs from Cochabamba to Torotoro, La Paz-Tihuanacu 20bs.
- The bus: Tupiza-Uyuni 50bs, Uyuni-Potosi 30bs, Sucre Cochabamba night bus 40bs, Cochabamba-La Paz 40bs, La Paz-Rurrenabaque 70bs.
Note: You need to pay a “uso de terminal” around 2,5bs every time.
- Cablecar in La Paz: between 3bs and 8bs one way.
Again, we’ve spent most of our budget in activities, mostly in Uyuni and Rurrenabaque.
> See the details of all the activities’ cost in the Post “One month in Bolivia”.
- Phone: We paid a chip with 6Gb 10bs, and added recharges 2 times 10bs each.
- Bathroom: usually 1bs, 2 in touristic places like Uyuni.
- Laundry: between 4 and 6bs per kg.
- Cigarets: 10/12bs a pack.
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