TOUR COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND AND MOON ISLAND

Day 01: LA PAZ - COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND (SOUTH REGION)
07:20 – 08:00am The tour starts by picking up the tourists from hotel/hostel in La Paz city (downtown area only) to go through a paved road to the peninsula of Copacabana, located at 151km from the city of La Paz. The trip takes approximately 3.5 hours. The highway goes around the Lake Titicaca with a breath taking view of the Real Mountain Range.
AFTERNOON TOUR TO THE SUN ISLAND: After lunch we begin our tour to the Sun Island by crossing the Titicaca Lake for about an hour and a half until reaching the southern part of the Island, here you will be visiting the religious center and archaeological remains of Pilkokaina (Inca Temple) and take a short walk up the steps of Yumani a flight of stairs which was built by Andean ancestors. This stairs lead up to the fountain of youth where myths and legends say “the water is the source of eternal youth” and to a beautiful Incan Garden full of colorful flowers and plants, after your visit, you will arrive accommodation for the night in a hostel at the Sun Island (southern region)
Included: Tourist transportation (La Paz – Copacabana), lunch, Sun Island Tour (boat, guide and entrance fees) + Hostel in the Sun Island.

Day 02: SUN ISLAND (NORTH REGION/SACRED TEMPLE OF CHINKANA) – MOON ISLAND After breakfast we will be descending to the dock to come on board a private boat we will depart toward to Challapampa located in the northern region of The Sun Island, here you will have a smooth walk for 30 minutes until we reach the spectacular archeological complex called “Chinkana” and “Roca Sagrada” (Sacred Rock) place where myths and legends tell that it was here the birth place of the Sun and the cradle of the Inca Empire “Manco Kapac” and “Mama Ocllo” founders of this empire and “Qosqo” (Cusco). After our visit you will back to the boat and depart towards to the “Moon Island”, here you will find the archeological ruins of the Moon temple destined to worship the Moon “Iñac Uyu”, also called “Ajllawasi”or House of Virgins to the Sun. After the visit we will be returning to Copacabana to have accommodation in a hotel.
Included: Isla del Sol/Luna Tour (boat, guide, entrance fees and lunch) + hotel (Copacabana)

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

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