Santa Cruz Vacations
The national capital La Paz is situated 350 miles (563 kilometers) west of Santa Cruz, while Cusco is 670 miles (1078 kilometers) to the northwest.
A couple of the more popular public spaces in the local area include Plaza 24 de Septiembre and Plaza Blacutt. Treat the kids to an ice cream, meet the locals, and you’ll soon see why these squares are so loved by Santa Cruz residents.
Bring the family to a visit to Santa Cruz Zoo, the major animal park in the area. Ask about special events and learn about some of the zoo’s rarer inhabitants.
The Museo Etnofolklorico is a great educational escape for inquiring minds in Santa Cruz. Enjoy the atmosphere, ask the friendly staff about any special events, pick up a souvenir at the gift shop or just explore the echoes of the past.
A place of worship, one of the most popular of the many historic sites here, is the San Lorenzo Cathedral. Wander through this interesting building, understand its history and realize why it is so popular with visitors to the area.
The nature reserves in the vicinity of Santa Cruz allow visitors to see the animals and plants that exist in the local area. To hike around one of the major nature parks, head to Amboro National Park.
Lovers of the arts can enjoy a night of great entertainment at the Cine Center, among the premier performance stages in in the Santa Cruz area. Why not arrive early and treat yourself to a few drinks and a meal at one of the local eateries.