Full Day Itinerary
Duration: Full Day- 6:45am to 8:30pm
Distance: 145km/ 90 miles
Elevation: 3600m (11,800ft) – 3950m (12,950ft)
Dificulty: Medium (moderate but altitude makes it difficult)
We begin our day with the transfer from your hotel at 6:45 am and we start our 4 hour trip to the town of Copacabana. On the way we can appreciate the ‘Cordillera Real’ a mountain range crowned with snow from the Andes. We will arrive in Copacabana around 11:30 am where we will visit one of the most important churches in Bolivia. All aboard! we will go on a local boat to Isla del Sol (1.5 hrs). Our lunch will be a pleasant local lunch (trout). We will have a guided tour of the southern part of the island, where we will discover the steps of Yumani, the fountain of eternal youth and endless pre-colonial landscapes of the Aymara and Inca culture.
After 1,5hrs we return to our boat heading to Copacabana, we will have time to discover the central market (try local snacks such as ‘pasank’alla’) and buy some souvenirs. We will take our bus back to La Paz at 5:30 p.m., arriving at your hotel at 9:30 p.m. You are now part of the VSA family – We hope to travel with you again soon! Any questions you may have about travelling to any other part of South America, please don’t hestitate to let us know. We’re here to help!