Sun island (Copacabana – Bolivia)

Tour description:

At 7:30 am. We leave the city of Puno by tourist bus that will lead us to Copacabana. The trip takes 3 hours. Upon arrival we will have free time for lunch and at 12:30 p.m. Bolivian time we head to the harbor to take our boat that will take us to the southern part of the island of the Sun for 1 hour and 30 min. On the way we can enjoy the world’s highest navigable lake. Until reaching the island of the Sun. Place where we will visit the archaeological center of Pilkokayna built of small stones similar to the stone walls of the Incas, another rest to visit is the Temple of the Sun, the Chincana or the hidden Palace here the Incas performed ceremonies of worship to the God Inti (Sun). From there we will take the steps of Yumani; Inca road that leads us to the fountain of youth, there you will be able to become purified taking some sacred water as it is said to be a source of eternal youth, pre-Columbian terraces and the ecological gardens. At 5:30 p.m. we return to Copacabana arriving at 6:30 p.m. from where we go on board to the bus to Puno or La Paz.

What is included:

  • Transfer from downtown hotels in Puno.
  •  Roundtrip touristic bus Puno – Copacabana – Puno or La Paz.
  • English/spanish guide.
  • Motor boat.
  • Entrances fees.
  • Lunch.

What is not included:

  • Others not mentioned in the program.

Recomendations:

  • Backpack with personal items.
  • Sun block.
  • Sun glasses.
  • Sun hat.
  • Sneakers.
  • Jacket.
  • Snacks.
  • Flashlight.
  • Mineral water.

Important: It will be applied an extra cost of transport for people who have a reservation in the following hotels:

  •  Libertado, Casa Andina private colecttions, Posada del inca, Eco Inn.
  • Jose Antonio.
  • Taypikala (Chucuito).
Service type: Shared / Private.
Duration:

1 D or 2D/1N

Times:

Depends on the type of service the client to choose.

Tour frequency: All year.
Exchange rate U$D: S/ 3.34