Bolivia visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Bolivian Visa is not required for Nigerians

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Nationals of Nigeria hoping to visit Bolivia can do so for a duration of 90 days without a visa.
  • Intending visitors can also obtain a visa upon on arrival at a Bolivian embassy or consulate and upon their arrival in Bolivia. This visa only allows for a single entry into Bolivia.
  • Visitors hoping to travel to Bolivia are required to have a passport valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of departure from Bolivia.
  • Minors planning to enter the country must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • A copy of your latest bank statement will be required to show proof of sufficient funds to spend during your stay in Bolivia.
  • Tourists will also be required to provide proof of accommodation in Bolivia which could be a hotel reservation.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Bolivia will be required.
  • An airport tax of  BOB 190 will be imposed on tourists when exiting Bolivia.
  • On entry and exit from Bolivia, visitors with amounts exceeding USD 10,000 will be declared.
  • Tourists with amounts over USD 50,000 or equivalent, registration at the Central Bank of Bolivia is required.
  • Prospective visitors hoping to travel to Bolivia can do so from any international airport in Nigeria. There are international airports in Lagos and Abuja.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from Nigeria to Bolivia include Royal Air Maroc, Air Europe, Air Italy, Qatar Airway, and Turkish Airlines.
  • The estimated flight time from Lagos to Sucre, Bolivia is 1 day, 6 hours and from Abuja is 1 day, 13 hours.
  • The official currency used in Bolivia is the Bolivian Boliviano. Although the US Dollar can be used at big stores in major cities. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Spanish is the official language of Bolivia, although there are other indigenous languages which include Aymara, Chiquitano, Chiriguano and Guyana.
  • The food in Bolivia consists mainly of meat, potatoes, corn pancakes, rice, eggs, and vegetables. Local specialities include pique a lo macho, grilled beef and sausage, lechón, suckling pig and cuy, whole roasted guinea pig, etc.
  • Christianity is the largest religion in Bolivia, with Roman Catholicism being the largest denomination. Indigenous Bolivians have blended Catholicism and their traditional religious beliefs.
  • The temperature in Bolivia is determined by the altitude as well as the season, with highland areas such as La Paz, Lake Titicaca, Potosi and Uyuni generally cool and extremely cold at night. Despite the cold weather, Bolivia's dry season is the most popular time of the year to travel.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $30 per day pon expenses.
  • Salar de Uyuni, Tiwanaku, Lake Titicaca and Reserva Eduardo Avaroa are some of the tourist sites in Bolivia, Nigerians should visit.
  • The timezone in Bolivia is (GMT -4), which puts Nigeria five hours ahead of Bolivia.
  • The power and socket plug used in Bolivia are of Type A and C. The standard voltage is between 220-230 V and the standard frequency is 50-60 Hz.
  • Visitors can move around in Bolivia with minibuses, trufis and cabs.
  • Bolivia is home to an interesting, unique and fascinating culture and history. 

Frequently Asked Questions


How safe is Bolivia for tourists?
Bolivia is relatively safe for tourists, although there are recorded cases of pickpocketing and other petty crimes. Visitors are advised to be cautious as they go about their tourism-related activities while in Bolivia.

What is the capital of Bolivia?

Sucre is the official and judicial capital of Bolivia, while La Paz is the seat of the executive and legislative branches of the national government.


Is the tap water in Bolivia safe to drink?

Tourists are advised to avoid drinking the tap water in Bolivia because it is not safe. In fact, it's best to not even use it while brushing your teeth. Tourists can get bottled water at stores scattered around the country.


When is the best time to visit Bolivia?
May to October is the best time to visit Bolivia, as the dry weather brings sapphire skies and tourists can explore the country better. This is the winter season, though, so the highlands will be cold and well below freezing point at night.

What transportation options do I have while in Bolivia?
Taxis, trains, buses, boats, are some of the ways tourists can get around while in Bolivia.

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2 months ago

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