Free walking tour in Sucre: History, culture and traditions

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Manuel
Quality Verified Registered on August 07, 2021

Hello! My name is Manuel and we can explore the city of Sucre and the mountains if you wish. I am a certified guide with 8 years of experience, I studied economics, history and environmental management, I have traveled throughout Bolivia and South America. I am passionate about current issues and culture of my country, and we can discuss about them while enjoying the White City or the beautiful mountains.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

On this walking tour, we will explore the wonders that the city has to offer by strolling through ancient streets that are steeped in history. We will venture into the an ancient castle, where we will visit the old office of the Mayor of Sucre and admire the beautiful gardens.

We will also walk along the street of Cats, where the city was born, and then proceed to see the indigenous art of the communities living near Sucre while taking in the stunning views of the mountains from a splendid viewpoint.

During the tour, we will also visit the courtyards of the old public university. In the main square, we will learn about the city's rich history, culture, and vibrant cultural life. Finally, we will end the tour by exploring an old colonial square, from where will we have a beautiful view of Sucre.

Sundays and holidays the program change a little, due to opening hours of some places that we visit.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    WPXQ+QCH Plaza Cochabamba, Nicolas Or...
    WPXQ+QCH Plaza Cochabamba, Nicolas Ortiz, Sucre, Bolivia
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    Estaré en el centro de la Plaza Cochabamba, usando una gorra amarilla y mi credencial de guía de turismo.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Museo de Arte Indígena
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Pedro de Anzurez Square
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Palacete del Guereo
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Gato Negro
  • 5
    Outside visit
    May 25 Square

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Peter 03 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Great guru.. join a walk!
Richard 22 Jun 2024
Rio de Janeiro

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Very good tour. I enjoyed the historical aspect and comments that were provided plus taking a local bus enabled us to see more of Sucre.
Wout 13 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Great tour, nice historic facts and super English.
Florence 13 Jun 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Manuel was a great tour guide and we really enjoyed the tour. The route was good and we visited lots of beautiful buildings and viewpoints. We enjoyed going on the bus! Manuel gave lots of helpful recommendations and answered our questions.
Alicja 12 Jun 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
I enjoyed the walk with Manuel. We went to a few interesting places and learn basics about bolivian history and independence. We took a bus to the cat street. It was worth the time and money!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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