Sorata, Bolivia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sorata, Bolivia? If you're planning to go to Sorata, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Sorata, Bolivia

Based on the climate and weather in Sorata, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Sorata, Bolivia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sorata, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

Sorata is at a very high altitude, and may result in altitude sickness. For that reason, you will want to pack strong altitude sickness prevention products and treatments.

  • Consider asking your doctor about Diamox

  • Oximeter to check blood oxygen

    Like this


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen

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What to wear/what to pack for Sorata, Bolivia by month

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January

If you go to Sorata in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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February

February here is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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March

March in Sorata is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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April

April for Sorata is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains regularly.

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May

If you go to Sorata in May, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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June

If you are traveling to Sorata in June, you will notice that it is cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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July

If you are traveling to Sorata in July, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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August

Traveling to Sorata in August, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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September

Traveling to Sorata in September, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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October

October for Sorata can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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November

November for Sorata is cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains about a third of the time.

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December

Traveling to Sorata in December, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Sorata, Bolivia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Sorata.

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