Copacabana, Floating Islands

Full Day | Code: WT-LP005 | Tour: Private

START LOCATION: La Paz or Kasani | END LOCATION: La Paz City

 

Tour Description

In this Full Day tour, you will be able to know one of the most representative destinations of La Paz and Bolivia, initially the population of Copacabana that stands out for being a cultural historical center in Bolivia where you can find the famous Basilica of Copacabana and El Mirador del Calvario among others, besides being the access point to the Titicaca Lake the highest navigable lake in the world where you will be able to visit the floating islands. 

DAY 1: LA PAZ OR KASANI / COPACABANA / ISLAS FLOTANTES (FLOATING ISLANDS) / COPACABANA / LA PAZ

We will pass by your hotel or point defined by you in the city of “La Paz” or Kasani Frontier and we will leave by asphalt road towards the town of “Copacabana” – 4 hours away approximately from La Paz and 20 minutes from Kasani. During the journey you will be able to appreciate diverse altiplanic landscapes of singular beauty among which the imposing and unique “Titicaca Lake”.

 

Once in “Copacabana”, we will transfer you to the port, to take your boat to the Floating Islands located 30 minutes from “Copacabana”. On the “Islas Flotantes” –  Floating Islands you will enjoy an exquisite lunch of freshly caught fried trout, and then in the afternoon we will return to “Copacabana” and visit the viewpoint of the “Cerro Calvario” of “Copacabana”, which is a tourist attraction all year round because it is an excellent natural viewpoint from where you can see the splendor of “Lago Titicaca” – Lake Titicaca, and the town of “Copacabana”. To finish our visit before returning we will visit the “Basilica Nuestra Señora de Copacabana”, or Temple of Copacabana, is a moorish style building, originally renaissance, which was built in 1550 and rebuilt between 1610 and 1651, with some of the structures that are preserved today. It houses the sculpture of the famous “Virgen de la Candelaria or Virgen Morena”, the crowned Queen of Bolivia, carved around 1580 by the indigenous artist Francisco Tito Yupanqui, grandson of the Inca Túpac Yupanqui.

 

Around 16:00 approx we will start our return to the city of “La Paz” to our meeting point.

 

END OF OUR SERVICES

INCLUDE (Option A)

    • Private tourist transport (Full Tourism)
    • Specialized guide in English or Spanish language.
    • 1 snack.
    • 1 lunch.
    • Hot drinks during the tour.
    • Entrance tickets to the sites of tourist interest.
    • Private boat for the visit to the Floating Islands.
    • First aid kit and oxygen tank on board the vehicle.
    • SOAT insurance.
  • Law taxes (Tourist Invoice) and commissions for internet payment

INCLUDE (Option B)

  • Private tourist transport (Regular).
  • Private boat for the visit to the Floating Islands
  • Specialized guide in English or Spanish language.
  • 1 lunch.
  • Entrance tickets to the sites of tourist interest.
  • SOAT insurance.
  • Law taxes (Tourist Invoice) and commissions for internet payment

NOT INCLUDED (A y B)

    • Food and drinks not specified in the program.
    • Mandatory personal travel insurance.
    • Tips.
    • Specialized guide in another language (40 Usd additional / day – Per Group 1 – 10)
    • Nothing that’s not specified in the program.

WHAT SHOULD TRAVELLERS BRING

  • Thick windbreaker jacket
  • Warm clothes in general
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Wide brimmed cap
  • Comfortable shoes (for walking)
  • Small backpack (20lts) with personal articles
  • Photographic camera
  • Bottle of water

ABOUT THE WEATHER

The weather in Copacabana is variable throughout the year with temperatures ranging from 5°C to 19°C, being the best time to travel from April to December due to the absence of rain.

ABOUT THE ALTITUDE

Lake Titicaca is at an altitude of 3812 masl. At some points of the route we can reach 4000 masl.

ABOUT YOUR HEALTH

To participate in this tour, it is recommended to be in good health and not suffer from respiratory or cardiac conditions.

PRICE PER PASSENGER EXPRESSED IN AMERICAN DOLLARS (Usd)
OPTION A

NO. OF PAX

1 2 3 4 a 6 7 a 10 11 a 14 +15
PRICE 340 175 135 115 85 75 70

price per passenger expressed in american dollars (usd)

PRICE PER PASSENGER EXPRESSED IN AMERICAN DOLLARS (Usd)
OPTION B

NO. OF PAX

1 2 3 4 a 6 7 a 10 11 a 14 +15
PRICE 240 126 97 80 70 60 50

price per passenger expressed in american dollars (usd)


 Paquete A
 Paquete B


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