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LA PAZ CITY TOUR

Duration:
 
From 8:00 am - 16:00 pm
Number of persons:
 
1 - 11 persons
Pick-up:
 
“La Joya”** Hotel at 8:00 am
     

An excursion that on one hand shows the intercultural identity of the present day city of La Paz appraising the “modus vivendi” of the aymaras and mestizos and on the other shows the natural geographical contrast of the city of the Illimani set amidst a capricious topography and mysterious geological formations.

Route: “Los Andes” Street, indigenous markets, “witchcraft” market, San Francisco Church, Jaen Street museums, Murillo Square, “Killi-Killi” viewpoint, Moon Valley and Souls Valley.

Includes private express transportation and tour guide.

Doesn’t include entrance tickets to museums or to the Moon Valley.

 
 

VISIT TO THE TIAHUANACU RUINS

Duration:
 
From 7:00 am - 17:00 pm
Number of persons:
 
1 -11 persons
Pick-up:
 
“La Joya”** Hotel at 7:00 am
     

The tiahuanacota culture - expressed in their monumental constructions which are made of stones - is considered the most powerful root of the Andean world. The mysterious lithic engravings, the ceramic pieces, the textiles and human rests that were found hold an enigma which has still not been uncovered to this present day.

The trip includes: transportation to Tiahuanacu, visit to the museums, visit to the ruins, lunch or snack (optional), a visit to the Lloko-Lloko viewpoint and return to the city of La Paz.

Includes private express transportation and tour guide.

Does not include lunch and entrance tickets to the museums and archaeological sites.

 
 

VISIT TO COPACABANA - ISLAND OF THE SUN

Duration:
 
From 5:00 am - 20:00 pm
Number of persons:
 
1 - 11 persons
Pick-up:
 
“La Joya”** Hotel at 5:00 am
     

Copacabana is at the banks of the Titicaca Lake or Inca’s Sacred Lake. The image of the “Copacabana Virgin”, in the sanctuary bearing the same name, is the motive behind an important catholic pilgrimage that is made by Bolivians and foreigners to this place. At about an hour and a half from the Copacabana peninsula one finds the Island of the Sun where the presence of enigmatic pre-Colombian monuments can be admired.

The trip includes: transportation to the Copacabana location, boarding for the Island of the Sun, a walk on the Island of the Sun, return to the Copacabana location, lunch or snack (optional), walk around the village, visit to the Copacabana sanctuary, visit to the Copacabana sanctuary museum and return to the city of La Paz.

Includes private express transportation, express boarding to the Island of the Sun (round trip), and tour guide.

Does not include entrance to the Island of the Sun, entrance ticket to the museum, lunch (snack), transportation through the strait of Tiquina.

 
 

VISIT TO CHACALTAYA

Duration:
 
From 9:00 am - 15:00 pm
Number of persons:
 
1 - 11 persons
Pick-up:
 
“La Joya”** Hotel at 9:00 am
     

Chacaltaya is a snow-covered mountain from the royal mountains range situated at 5580 meters above sea level; it has a ski slope and a cabin to receive sightseers.

The excursion includes round trip transportation to the snow-covered mountains of Chacaltaya and coca leaf teas for easier acclimatizing.

Includes private express transportation and tour guide.

Does not include entrance to the ski slope and cabin, nor rent for ski equipment.

 
 
FOR THESE EXCURSIONS AND FOR MOUNTAIN CLIMBING AND BIKE RIDING EXCURSIONS
WE HAVE CONTACTS WITH SPECIALIZED AGENCIES
 
 
 
Moon Valley
 
Moon Valley
 
Costumes Bazaar - Los Andes Street
 
Costumes Bazaar - Los Andes Street
 
Kalasasaya Temple - Tiahuanacu
 
Kalasasaya Temple - Tiahuanacu
 
Door of the Sun - Tiahuanacu
 
Door of the Sun - Tiahuanacu
 
Totora raft - Titicaca Lake
 
Totora raft - Titicaca Lake
 
Copacabana Sanctuary
 
Copacabana Sanctuary
 
Snow-covered Chacaltaya Mountain
 
Snow-covered Chacaltaya Mountain
 
Skiing area - Snow-covered Chacaltaya mountain
 
Skiing area - Snow-covered Chacaltaya mountain
 
 
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