Information about Bolivia
Population: 10.389.913 (Censo 2012)
Capital: Sucre 300,000 inhab. (2007)
Official Languages: spanish
The flag carrier of Bolivia is Boliviana de Aviación (OB)
Main cities: La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Sucre, Cochabamba, Oruro, Potosi.
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Bolivia in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Bolivia, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Bolivia - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial PracticesCurrency: Boliviano (Bs.) (BOB)
Time Zone: (GMT-4)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Yellow Fever, in eastern Andes areas (except for La Paz and Sucre), Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.