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Book flights to Apolo

Apolo is located in the northwest corner of Bolivia, nestled in the La Paz Department. It's the seat of the Apolo Municipality and is considered the gateway to the Madidi National Park, one of the most biodiverse places on Earth. The park is home to a vast array of wildlife, including jaguars, giant otters, and even the elusive pink river dolphin! Fun fact: The main plaza in Apolo features a large Roman Catholic Chapel, a central feature in many Bolivian towns.

Fancy a trip to Apolo? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Apolo. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Apolo no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Apolo

There are multiple ways to reach Apolo - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Apolo.

El Alto International Airport

Located in La Paz, Bolivia, El Alto International Airport is one of the primary gateways into the country. From La Paz, you can either take a domestic flight to Rurrenabaque or embark on the lengthy overland bus journey to Apolo. Flights to Rurrenabaque will be faster, but the bus ride offers scenic views.


Rurrenabaque Airport

This small regional airport serves the town of Rurrenabaque, a gateway to the Madidi National Park and a common starting point for river journeys to Apolo. From Rurrenabaque, you'll need to arrange a boat trip along the Beni and Tuichi rivers to reach Apolo. The boat trip itself is a scenic and adventurous experience.


Viru Viru International Airport

Located in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, this is another major international airport in Bolivia. From Viru Viru, you'd have similar options as El Alto: a domestic flight to Rurrenabaque followed by a boat trip or a long overland bus journey directly to Apolo.


Juliaca International Airport

Situated in Peru, relatively close to the Bolivian border, Juliaca might offer flight connections if travelling from certain South American cities. From Juliaca, you'll need to cross into Bolivia and embark on a long bus journey to reach Apolo.

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Buy your flights to Apolo and pay later

If you'd like to easily manage your travel expenses and don't want to pay the full cost of your flights to Apolo upfront, why not consider using Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) payment methods at Alternative Airlines?

With BNPL plans, you can divide the cost of your tickets to Apolo into smaller, more manageable chunks that can be paid back over time. There's usually no interest involved, however, it's wise to check with the lending provider beforehand.

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Things to do in Apolo

Apolo has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

Explore the Ancient Ruins of Tiwanaku

Immerse yourself in the rich history of Bolivia by visiting the ancient ruins of Tiwanaku in Apolo. Discover the fascinating architecture and intricate stone carvings that date back to the pre-Inca civilisation. Walk in the footsteps of ancient civilisations and marvel at the impressive structures that still stand today.

Embark on a Thrilling Amazon Rainforest Adventure

Apolo is located in the heart of the Amazon rainforest, offering a unique opportunity to explore one of the most biodiverse regions on the planet. Take a guided tour through the dense jungle, spot exotic wildlife, and learn about the indigenous cultures that call this area home. Experience the thrill of being surrounded by the sights and sounds of the Amazon.

Relax and Rejuvenate in Natural Hot Springs

After a day of exploring, unwind and relax in the natural hot springs of Apolo. These soothing thermal waters are believed to have healing properties and offer a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Immerse yourself in the warm waters, surrounded by lush greenery, and let your worries melt away.