Visit Lake Titicaca and Tiwanacu fortress

ENQUIRE NOW

Ancient Cultures   |   7 DAYS

This awesome itinerary offer the very best of the Ancient Cultures of Bolivia in a short time available. Travel from La Paz to Tiwanaku and discover the ruins of an ancient Pre-Columbian city on Lake Titicaca and enjoy a visit to the Sun Island and Moon Island on Lake Titicaca, the world's highest navigable lake.

why choose us?

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1: LA PAZ.

Arrive to La Paz airport. collection and private transfer to the selected hotel.(-/-/-)


DAY 2: CITY TOUR LA PAZ.

Today you will be collected from your hotel to visit the higlights of La Paz in a traditional three hour City Tour.

La Paz is set within an awe inspiring frame of snowcapped mountains and gives this city the honor as the highest capital in the world. La Paz is a city of contrasts with ancient and modern structures protected by the "Guardian of La Paz", Mount Illimani. Visit the Plaza Murillo, where the cathedral and the Government Palace are located. Then, continue to the famous colonial street "Calle Jaen" where interesting museums are clustered together, followed by the visit to the typical "Mercado de las Brujas" or the Witches' Market, located along narrow streets near the San Francisco Church. This church was founded in 1549 and is a great area to find traditional handicrafts and artwork. The tour continues to Obrajes, Calacoto and La Florida residential areas in the south and the well known Moon Valley, where erosion has given place to the most exotic and curious surface forms.

Return to your hotel after your tour to relax and explore on your own for the rest of the afternoon and evening.(B/-/-)


DAY 3: TIWANAKU RUINS.

Located one hour from La Paz is Tihuanaco (also spelled Tiwanaku), ruins of an ancient city near the south shore of Lake Titicaca. Tihuanaco is believed to be the ceremonial center for a pre-Inca civilization settled in 600 BC and represents one of the greatest architectural achievements of pre-Inca South America. Little is known about this culture as it mysteriously disappeared around 1200 AD. Visit the archaeological site and the museum with your guide. Return to your hotel in La Paz for the evening. (B/-/-)


DAY 4: SUN ISLAND.

Early this morning, transfer by private vehicle with your guide to Copacabana. From here, you board a boat and head toward Sun Island (1 hour ride). Sun Island is worshipped as the birthplace of Manco Kapac and Mama Ocllo, the first founders of the Inca empire. With your guide, tour the Pilkokaina Palace, the Inca's Fountain, and the 200 stairs of Yumani. Savor a traditional atapi lunch (a picnic with local dishes). Walk one hour to the Estancia EcoLodge, your home for the evening. Enjoy dinner and the sunset on Lake Titicaca.(B/L/D)


DAY 5: MOON ISLAND.

Today, hike to Challapampa on the northern part of the island to see Chinkana (Labyrinth), a sacred Inca temple, and visit the community. Afterwards, travel by boat to Moon Island. Visit the Inca ruins of Inak Uyu on the northeast shore, believed to be the convent for the Virgins of the Sun. Return to Copacabana this afternoon and relax at your comfortable hotel on the shores of Lake Titicaca.(B/L/-)


DAY 6: COPACABANA - LA PAZ.

Explore this picturesque town situated between two mountains and on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Visit the Inca sites outside of the city as well as the cathedral with its dark Virgin of Candelaria statue and museum of European and local religious art. Travelers interested in a workout can climb El Calvario and enjoy a spectacular view of Lake Titicaca and Copacabana. Return to La Paz in the afternoon.(B/L/-)


DAY 7: FLIGHT HOME.

At the appropriate time you will be collected from your hotel and transferred in private, to the airport for your international flight back home.(B/-/-)


good value for money

Holiday Information

INCLUSIONS.

  All internal transfer in private.
  All transportations.
  All accommodations in 3* in a standard dwb or twin room.
  All meals according to the itinerary.
  All tourist attraction according to the itinerary.
  All tour tickets.
  24/7 guide assistance.


EXCLUSIONS.

  Travel personal insurance
  International flights
  General meals and personal expenses


BOOKING THE HOLIDAY.

To book a holiday or discuss your requirements, please contact us HERE. We can usually confirm availability immediately, but may need to check with our suppliers first.


PAYING FOR THE HOLIDAY.

We accept international bank transfer, payment via PayPal and via Western Union. We are unable to accept cash. For more information please see our terns and conditions


FINANCIAL PROTECTION.

LAS ADVENTURE fully complies with the current European regulations regarding the protection of client's money


price

Price from $1275 USD per person


Prices are based on two persons sharing a room. Our prices covers ground arrangements only - does not include international flights to and from Peru.

Value for money

We believe that value for money is important, we want you to travel with LAS ADVENTURE again. When comparing prices, ensure you are comparing like for like as often there may be a cheaper option, but there may be hidden extras or the quality may not be as good

Discuss you trip with someone who's travelled there.

BOOK NOW