According to the chronicles, Isla del Sol was the place from where emerged Manco Capac and Mama Ocllo, the parents of the Inca’s cuture. Legend has it that they went out to found the city of Cuzco. Other buildings are the Chinkana or Labyrinth, the Pilkokaina Palace (unique for its constructive characteristics).
LA PAZ – COPACABANA – ISLA DEL SOL -COPACABANA - LA PAZ
Pick up from your hostel at 7:30, then have the tourist transport to Copacabana Town, along the way you will appreciate an impressive view of the Royal Range.
COPACABANA, around 12:00 arrive to the town and lunch. In the afternoon at 13:30 pm we will cross the lake in a shared boat to the south part of the Sun Island.
SUN ISLAND, small trek, ascending for 20 minutes to the Pilcocaina ruins: archeological center, where the Incas perfomed ceremonies worship to the God Sun. In the afternoon we will return to the Copacabana Town, to immediately take the bus to return to La Paz city.
Shared Tourist Transport La Paz-Copacabana-La Paz
Shared boat round trip
Entrance to the Ruins
Drinks and Snacks
Hat and sun glasses
Our departures are everyday and we need 2 people minimum.
PLEASE NOTE THIS TOUR IS THE LOW SEASON OPTION. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REQUEST AN ADDITIONAL PAYMENT (THE EXACT HIGH SEASON DATES CHANGE EACH YEAR , ON HOLIDAYS IT’S POSSIBLE TO RUN THE TOUR BUT AS LOCAL PEOPLE OFTEN VISIT THE PLACE IT MAY BE TOO CROWD AND PRICES MAY RISE ACCORDING TO THE BUT WE WILL TRY TO KEEP IT AS LOW AS WE CAN, ANYWAY WE WILL EMAIL YOU IN ADVANCE.