Villa Tunari Private Tour,
1 Full Day
- Rates & Booking
- How to get there
Location and map
Villa Tunari is located in the Chapare province 160 Km away from Cochabamba city. It is one of the most beautiful places in Bolivia full of wild nature, rivers and animals in their natural habitat.
The largest part of the territory of Villa Tunari consists of tropical rainforests surrounded by main waterways. It is the perfect place for tourists looking for an eco-friendly experience.
As it is close to the Carrasco and Isiboro Sécure National Parks, large parts of its territory was declared protected area to conserve its natural beauty.
7:00 Pick up from your Hotel in Cochabamba town, Cochabamba Bus station or Cochabamba Airport.
Private transportation from Cochabamba to Villa Tunari located 160 Km away from the city center. (Travel time approx 4 hours).
On the way to Villa Tunari we will stop over at the Corani artificial lagoon to enjoy the beautiful scenery.
11:30 Arrival in Villa Tunari village. Villa Tunari is located at 290 m.a.s.l.
Visit to Machia Park refugee of wild life. You will see a variety of monkeys, birds and other wild animals in their natural habitat
14:30 Visit to Carrasco National Park. Inside the park are the Repechon Caverns home of the endemic night bird, the guacharos.
17:00 Return to Cochabamba city.
20:00 Arrival in Cochabamba city. Private transfer to your Hotel, Bus station or Airport.
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The tour includes:
- Pick up from your Hotel in Cochabamba, Cochabamba Bus station or Cochabamba Airport
- Private Transportation Cochabamba - Villa Tunari Cochabamba
- PrivateTransfers to Machia Park and Carrasco National Park
- Lunch and break
- Spanish speaking Tour Guide
- Entrance ticket to Machia Park and Carrasco National Park
Rate does not include:
- English Speaking tour guide
- Camera use at Machia Park
- Alcoholic beverages
What to bring?
Due to the sudden temperature changes we recommend you to bring warm, hot and impermeable clothes. It is important to pack swimming clothes, hats, comfortable shoes, mosquito repellent, sun block cream and of course a good camera.
When to travel
The weather in the Chapare area has 2 seasons: The dry season (April to September) and the Rainy season (October to March). Nevertheless tourist can travel all year long. During the rainy season you can enjoy the amazing tropical views, the weather is humid and hot so it is lovely to walk in the jungle and visit the National Parks.
For travelers going during the dry season we recommend you to bring warm clothes because the temperature tends to go down during the night.
Villa Tunari has a warm, humid, tropical climate. The heat is most intense in the summer from November to March with a daily average of 25 degrees Celsius. At the same time, rains are insive with a monthly average of 800mm, and can last for up to 7 days with breaks of only a few hours.
Winter is from April to October and the rainfall drops to "only" 270mm per month. The average temprature is 20 degrees Celsius. In May and July, cold air from Patagonia (Argentina), also called "surazo" may bring low tempratures and high humidity for periods of 3 to 5 days.