TOUR COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND (TREKKING SOUTH / NORTH)

Day 01: LA PAZ – COPACABANA – ISLA DEL SOL (SOUTH REGION)
We start this tour early in the morning picking you up from hotel/hostel in La Paz city(downtown area only) and depart through a paved road for approximately 3.5 hours to the peninsula of Copacabana, located 151km from La Paz city. The curvy road surrounds the great Lake Titicaca with an impressive view of the Cordillera Real and of the lake itself.
AFTERNOON TOUR TO THE SUN ISLAND
After lunch we will begin our tour to the Sun Island by crossing Titicaca Lake for about an hour and a half until reach the southern part of the Sun Island, here you will be visiting the religious center and archaeological remains of Pilkokaina (Inca Temple) and take a short walk up the stairs of Yumani which was built by Andean ancestors. This stairs lead up to the fountain of youth where myths and legends say that the water is the source to eternal youth and a beautiful Inca Garden full of colorful flowers and plants, after your visit you will receive accommodation for the night at a hostel in Isla del Sol (southern region)
Included: Transport (La Paz – Copacabana), lunch, Sun Island (boat, guide and entrance fees) + Hostel (Isla del Sol)

Day 02: ISLA DEL SOL TREKKING (NORTH REGION/SACRED TEMPLE OF CHINKANA) - COPACABANA
After breakfast we will have a smooth trekking from South to North region of the Island (2½ hrs) through the inka´n road, you will have the opportunity to admire the astonishing views of the Cordillera Real, The Andes as well as the surrounding islands. Then you will arrive to the archeological complex called “Chinkana” and “Roca Sagrada” (Sacred Rock), places where myths and legends tell us that it was here the birth place of the Sun and the cradle of the Inca Empire of “Manco Kapac” and “Mama Ocllo” which where founders of this empire and “Qosqo” (Cusco). After the visit you will descend to Challapampa, here we will be having a typical lunch of the region and in the afternoon we will return to the small city of Copacabana and have accommodation at a hotel for the evening.
Included: Trekking Sun Island (boat, guide and entrance fees) and lunch + Hotel (Copacabana)

Day 03: COPACABANA – BUS COPACABANA- LA PAZ/PUNO
After breakfast, we will be visiting Copacabana for about 2 hours, visiting the “Brunette Virgin Sanctuary”, the local fair of Copacabana; later on we will ascend to the “Calvary”, where you can meet particular people called “Yatiris” – “ Amautas” and “Quechuas” so we can get protection and blessing for our homes.
At midday we will have lunch and at 13:30pm the bus departs to La Paz city, or continues on to Puno (Perú).
Included:Breakfast, lunch + visit to Copacabana, shared touristic transportation Copacabana - La Paz /Puno
Note: Please take your Passport and Migration Card to Copacabana (there is Migration Patrol)

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