Condor Trekkers: Sucre Walking Tour: Immerse Yourself in This Colonial City

Sucre Walking Tour: Immerse Yourself in This Colonial City

Sucre, Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Condor Trekkers

Non-profit organization

3 hours
From$17 USDper person

Condor Trekkers is a nonprofit organization based in Sucre, Bolivia that offers trekking and city tours as a way to combat poverty in one of the world’s poorest nations.

Tour Highlights

  • Get an insider's view into the heart of Bolivia while supporting economic empowerment in Sucre.
  • Explore the historic town center and visit La Recoleta for panoramic views of the colonial city.
  • Shop like a local at the colorful Mercado Campesino market and learn about daily life in Sucre.

Tour revenue will be invested in the communities through which visitors hike, as well as in several established social projects within Sucre.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Any day by appointment

  • Start Time

    10 AM

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Good For

    Adults, Families, Professionals

  • Languages

    English, Spanish, French

  • Weather

    Tour will be cancelled or postponed in case of inclement weather

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 8

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Camera, Comfortable shoes for walking, Water

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Let Condor Trekkers’ local guides give you a unique introduction to the beautiful city of Sucre! Discover the rich history of this charming UNESCO World Heritage City, considered the proud heart of the nation. Learn about the cultural and economic background of its inhabitants as you walk around the whitewashed colonial architecture. Get an authentic feel for daily life in Sucre with a trip to the Mercado Campesino, the city’s largest marketplace and most highly visited location. Visit Sucre’s most picturesque places, including the historic town center and the charming La Recoleta neighborhood, and take the perfect pictures to bring home. Knowledgeable guides will give you advice about which sites and activities not to miss and tell you stories you won’t find on the internet. Get to know the tastes, sounds, and faces of Sucre and fall in love with the city!

Vetted & Visited By

Ribbon ambassador
Alex & Sarah
October 1, 2015

Tour Start Address

Calle Calvo #102, corner of Bolívar, Sucre, CQ, Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

More About Condor Trekkers

Mission

To break the cycle of poverty in Bolivia by providing an alternative to reliance on subsidies from abroad, using the strength of the local market economies to create and share profits among communities.

Main Programs

  • Construction of a library.

  • Provision of a pump and water pipe.

  • Provision of ovens, stoves, and educational materials to 15 schools.

  • Infrastructure projects in communities.