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Chuquisaca is a department of Bolivia located in the center south. It borders on the departments of Cochabamba, Tarija, Potosí, and Santa Cruz. The departmental capital is Sucre, which is also the constitutional capital of Bolivia.GeographyThe department is traversed by the main cordillera of the Andes mountain range and lesser cordilleras. Parts of it lie within the basin of the Amazon River, and other parts within the basin of the Río de La Plata. The surface area of the department is 51,524 square kilometers. The topography of central Chuquisaca consists of a series of ridges rising up to 1500 m that run north and south with flat valleys between the ridges. To the east of these ridges abruptly rise the Andes Mountains to 3000 m forming a prepuna landmass that is cut into by large river valleys that drain into the Amazon or Rio de la Plata river basins. To the west of the central ridges lies a stretch of territory containing low altitude flat Chaco topography. 90% of the land in the department of Chuquisaca has an inclination of 70% or more.Chuquisaca Department is in Bolivia. When using our Bolivia online driving holiday planner, you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.
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Top Chuquisaca Department tours
Small-Group Sucre City Walking Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $58
Duration: 3 hours
10-Day Bolivia Express: Sucre, Potosi, Uyuni Salt Flats, La Paz, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca and Puno BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $1,840
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Sucre City Tour With Visit to Cretaceous Park BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $123
Duration: 6 hours
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