Hotels in Sucre

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        Founded by the Spanish in the early 1500s, Sucre was Bolivias first capital. Located in the south-central part of Bolivia, Sucre is a popular tourist attraction partly due to its beautiful, preserved, whitewashed buildings that date back to the eighteenth century. For visitors spending weeks or just a weekend, Sucre is surrounded by many small villages, which are interesting to explore. is a convenient way to locate elegant first-class Sucre hotels. Sucre isn't all about high-end luxury though; there are also many cheap hotels to be found in the vicinity. For people on a budget, the discount hotels Sucre offers have the amenities needed for a comfortable stay so compromise isn't as acute as in other destinations. Many hotels in Sucre are close to fine dining establishments and tourist attractions, putting you in the centre of tourist activity.

        When visiting Sucre, be sure to visit La Casa de la Libertad, which is housed in a beautifully restored convent. This colonial era chapel was where they declared Bolivias independence on May 25, 1825. The museum includes numerous presidential portraits, documents and military decorations associated with Bolivian history. Museo Antropológico has an interesting display of mummies, textiles, pottery and skulls. Now a military school, the Palacio de la Glorieta was once a spectacular palace owned by Don Francisco de Argandona, a wealthy entrepreneur.