Experience the best of Santa Cruz, Bolivia
The modern Radisson hotel in Santa Cruz boasts a convenient location just outside the city center but still near exciting things to do like kayaking at Biocentro Güembé and shopping at Ventura Mall. Travel seven kilometers to the downtown area for shopping, vibrant nightlife and delicious food. Tourists looking to delve into local life can spend the day exploring quiet towns like Samaipata and Buenavista.
Outdoor attractions and parks:
- Biocentro Güembé (2 km)
Kayak across the lagoon, splash around the swimming pools or admire the colorful flora and fauna at this tourist destination.
Phone: +591 3370-0700
- La Rinconada Ecoparque y Restaurante (7 km)
With nature trails, waterfalls, hidden lagoons and local wildlife, this park has something for everyone. Be sure to pay a visit to the aquarium and grab a bite from the on-site buffet.
Phone: +591 6789-8902
- Jardin Botánico de Santa Cruz (19 km)
Spend your day following winding trails, walking among beautiful flowers and spotting some local wildlife, including birds, monkeys and sloths.
Phone: +591 3362-3101
- Cotoca (50 km)
Cotoca is the destination city for devout Catholics’ annual pilgrimage from Santa Cruz to the Sanctuary of the Virgin, located in the central plaza. This city is also well known for its local artisan pottery.
- Downtown Santa Cruz (7 km)
In downtown Santa Cruz, you can browse art galleries, shop at specialty stores, dine at excellent restaurants and cafes, or indulge in treatments at local spas.
- Buenavista (105 km)
This small town features guided coffee tours, perfect for caffeine lovers to learn how coffee beans are grown and processed. The main square also has several shops, restaurants and a beautiful church.
- Samaipata (125 km)
One of the area's most popular destinations, the small town of Samaipata is located near the breathtaking Cuevas waterfalls and El Fuerte, an ancient town and ceremonial site.
- Viru Viru International Airport – VVI (18 km)
Make reservations for hotel transportation to VVI, Bolivia’s largest airport.
Phone: +591 3338-5000