Lake Titicaca is the second largest lake in South America and the highest navigable lake in the world. It is located between the Peruvian-Bolivian altiplano to about 3,800 meters. Its maximum depth is estimated over 360 m. These measures increased in the rainy season.
La Paz - Copacabana - Isla del Sol - Isla de la Luna - Puno
| ITINERARY |
Day 1: La Paz - Copacabana
This tour begins with pick of the tourists from their hotels to go through an asphalt road to the town of Copacabana, located 151 km from the city of La Paz, a journey of approximately 3 hours and half, along the way Lake Titicaca and a stunning view of the Cordillera Real, arrived in the peninsula of Copacabana and accommodation at the hotel.
Afternoon, after lunch we visit to Copacabana for about 2 hours to visit the Santuario de la Virgen Morena, the local fair Copacabana and then ascend to Calvary, where they appreciate the "yatiris - Quechuas and Aymaras Amauta" Those who bless and invoked protection to every family. Overnight in Copacabana.
Day 2: Isla del Sol - Isla de la Luna
Hours: 08:00 a.m. After breakfast we head to the pier and take the boat to the islands across the lake for about an hour to reach the southern part of Isla del Sol, where we visited the archaeological remains of Pilkokaina - Temple of the Inca, a center religious, then a small walk through the steps of Yumani built by our ancestors up to the fountain of youth, there may be a purified taking a bit of holy water, it is believed that this source is the source of eternal youth, and also enjoy the beauty of this lovely garden incaico and then continue in the same boat to the northern part of the Island to visit " Chinkana and the Holy Rock "There, in the north will have lunch and the afternoon we continue our journey to the Island of La Luna, on the north side of the island are the archaeological remains of Inac UYU" temple for the worship of the Moon, considered as "Ajllawasi" House of the Virgins of the Sun, after our return visit to Isla del Sol and spend the night, hostel / hotel.
Day 3: Isla del Sol - Copacabana - Puno
After breakfast take a private boat to return to Copacabana at noon and have lunch hours 13:30 p.m. Bus Copacabana - Puno.
| INCLUDES |
- Day 1: Shared transport La Paz - Copacabana, lunch, visit to Copacabana Hotel & guide.
- Day 2: Private boat, guide revenues, lunch + Hostel / Hotel.
- Day 3: Private boat, guide, breakfast, lunch & Bus shared Copacabana - Puno