US$ 279 or Bs. 1 925 per 1 person
US$ 159 or Bs. 1 097 per person (min 2)

Isla del Sol Titicaca Tour

Private Day Car Trip from La Paz

Navigating by motor boat from Copacabana to Isla del Sol on the waters of Lake Titicaca simply sounds a great way to travel and enjoy the surrounding scenic views, but unfortunately we have to tell you that the boat journey could take a lot of time (1h 30min boat ride) and the time to stay on Sun Island is just 30-45 min, which is oppressive among the crowds at the same time.

From our point of view for planning better and enjoying the most of your visit to Island of the Sun, there is an uncommon, or at least not regularly taken by local operators, which is to drive from Copacabana to Yampupata pier for 30 min then immediately aboard a covered section local motor boat to go to Yumani community navigating for 15 min only.

yampupata-pier

We have run this unique way to reach Isla del Sol since we don't want to get trapped in the crowds. We really want to offer the best off the beaten tours.

It is pricey but at the end it will worth it!

yampupata-path

While driving to Yampupata a magnificent view rises in front of us, on the left side is the immensity of the Lake in contrast to the right side landscape offers singular rock formations, trees everywhere, up and down paths, local people in their daily basis, etc.

yampupata-guide

You don't travel alone. You get an English speaking tour guide. Who is friendly, expert and knowledgeable guy delivering some very good cultural and historical approaching of the place.

Our team will make you feel like in family.

pilcocaina-temple

After you visit Pilcocaina, the fountain of youth, the Inca garden, the Inca steps you'll be taken to a nice-looking place for lunch.

sun-island-lunch

You'll definitely gain wide range of information. Who were the first civilizations, is that true Sun Island is the birthplace of Inca?

 Copacabana-church

After middle day you'll be transferred back to Copacabana and then after to La Paz via the same way.

Isla del Sol Titicaca Tour ends with the drop-off by your selected hotel in La Paz, it doesn't matter if it is in the Southern.

Tour Itinerary

7:30 am pick-up from La Paz hotel and drive to Tiquina then to Copacabana.

9:00 am cross by small local ferries the Strait of Tiquina (payment is done in person: $ 2)

10:00 am arrival to Copacabana. Following that we’ll keep driving to Yampupata.

10:30 pm arrival to Yampupata community in the Peninsula of Copacabana and we’re taking the local small covered motor boat to go Isla del Sol.

11:45 pm visit of Pilcocaina the first Inca temple ever built, walk along its path to Fountain of eternal youth, the Inca grand stairs, etc in Yumani community.

1:30 pm lunch on Isla del Sol overlooking the Snow mountains in the Bolivian range.

2:45 pm take the boat again and return to Yampupata.

3:00 pm upon arrival to local Yampupata pier take the same vehicle and drive to Copacabana and back to La Paz.

3:30 pm we have some free time to explore Copacabana town escorted by your guide and quick visit of its attractions: Local market, Church, Candelabro.

7:00 pm Drop-off at your hotel in La Paz (+20 min if it is in the Southern)

What we provide (what is included)

  • Private land transfer from La Paz to Copacabana to Yampupata.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Lunch on Sun Island or at Copacabana town.
  • Entrance fees to Isla del Sol.
  • Small covered engine boat at Yampupata to Isla del Sol.
  • Return to La Paz and drop-off by your hotel.

What you should bring

  • Sun block.
  • Extra cash.
  • Jacket.
  • Hat.
  • Alcoholic and cold drinks are not included at the restaurant.

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If you have questions and doubts about the private tour to Sun Island from La Paz, take your time in telling us your inquiries and we’ll show you a lot more options.

Just email us at: andeanwayspuno@gmail.com

Or WhatsApp us to: +51 923206333

How to book

You can get fully booked it and then get the Confirmation by:

Paying an Initial Amount via PayPal (link will be sent to you later) or make a bank transferand the Total Balance must be paid on your arrival at your hotel in Puno or while running the Tour in cash or using your Visa or Master debit or credit card.

After we receive your email we'll back to you as soon as possible with the PayPal link or bank transfer number.

The exact amount and additional requirements will be sent to you.

Now please, start by filling the Booking Form below.

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