Holiday Guide for Bolivia in 2021

Bolivia 2021
Bolivia
2021

Bolivia information

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Population: 10.99m
Capital: Sucre
Calling Code: (591)
Time Zone: -4 UTC
Currency: Bolivian boliviano
Language: Spanish

Weather in Sucre

Summary: Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
Temperature: 33.93°c
Wind speed: 6kph
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List of National Holidays in Bolivia in 2021

New Year's Day

 Long Weekend! 
New Year's Day

Bolivia: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Plurinational State Foundation Day

 Long Weekend! 
Plurinational State Foundation Day

Bolivia: Known in Spanish as 'Día del Estado Plurinacional', it celebrates the adoption of a new constitution in 2010

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Oruro: Oruro regional holiday celebrated on the Friday before Ash Wednesday

Carnival Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Carnival Monday

Bolivia: The Carnival is an annual festival held in several countries in Latin America and the Caribbean in the days before Ash Wednesday

Carnival Tuesday


Carnival Tuesday

Bolivia: Carnival Tuesday, also known as Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday, takes place on the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent

Good Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Good Friday

Bolivia: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Public Holiday


Public Holiday

Tarija: The city of Tarija commemorates the Batalla de la Tablada which was fought on April 15th 1817.

Labour Day


Labour Day

Bolivia: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Chuquisaca Day


Chuquisaca Day

Chuquisaca: The Bolivian department of Chuquisaca celebrates a regional holiday on the anniversary of the first call for independence from Spain which took place on this day in 1809.

Corpus Christi


Corpus Christi

Bolivia: The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun

Andean New Year

 Long Weekend! 
Andean New Year

Bolivia: Traditional date of Aymara New Year and the winter solstice. Declared official holiday in 2010

La Paz day

 Long Weekend! 
La Paz day

La Paz: Commemorates the uprising against the Spanish that took place on this day in 1809.

Independence Day

 Long Weekend! 
Independence Day

Bolivia: This is Bolivia's National day. It commemorates independence from Spain in 1825

Cochabamba Day


Cochabamba Day

Cochabamba: The Day of the Cochabamba Department takes place on September 14th marking the second foundation of the city on that day in 1574.

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Santa Cruz: Santa Cruz regional holiday celebrated on 24 September

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Pando: Pando regional holiday celebrated on 11 October

All Souls' Day


All Souls' Day

Bolivia: Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.

Public Holiday


Public Holiday

Potosí: Potosí regional holiday celebrated on 10 November

Public Holiday


Public Holiday

El Beni: Beni regional holiday celebrated on 18 November

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

Bolivia: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC