Excursion to Copacabana and Island of the Sun from La Paz (bollap04)

Summary: Visit one of the main lakeshore cities of Titicaca with this tour to Copacabana and the Island of the Sun, and enjoy fantastic views of the lake.
Duration: 1 day
Availability: All year
Price per person: US$ 94.00
Minimum: 1 person
Times: 07:45 am to 04:00 pm
Meeting point: Pick-up from hotel
Cancellation policy: See below for booking conditions

Day 1: Excursion to Copacabana and the Island of the Sun from La Paz
We will leave your hotel at 07:45 am and travel to Copacabana (4 hours by road). After arriving at approximately midday, we will take a short walk around the sanctuary of Copacabana and visit the famous basilica where the Dark Virgin resides. After lunch, at around 01:30 pm, we’ll take a boat to the Island of the Sun (2 hours), arriving at the southern part of the island. We’ll climb the Yumani steps and visit the ruins of Pilcocaina. At around 04:30 pm, the boat will return to Copacabana and we’ll take the local bus back to La Paz, arriving in the city at around 09:30 pm.

  • Departure from hotel
  • Tour by bus as a group service
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Boat in shared service
  • Lunch


  • Pick-up from hotel in La Paz
  • Transport in shared vehicle
  • Shared boat service
  • Bilingual guide (in Spanish and English)
  • Entrance to the Island of the Sun and pass to Tiquina
  • Lunch

Not included:

  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Accommodation in La Paz
  • Taxi between bus terminal and hotel in La Paz

Optional services:

  • Not applicable

How to book:

  • Select your departure date from the calendar.
  • Select the time.
  • Select the number of persons.
  • Select the optional services you’d like to add.
  • Click on “Book now”.
  • Pay online.

Once you have completed payment, the booking will be subject to confirmation according to availability. If you’d like to check availability before paying, write to us.

What to bring:

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun block
  • Rain jacket or rain poncho
  • Canteen or sports bottle

Frequently Asked Questions
How far in advance should I book the tour?
We accept bookings a minimum of 3 days in advance.

Cancellation policy:
If the booking is cancelled 10 days in advance the amount refunded will be 100%.
If the booking is cancelled 5 days in advance the amount refunded will be 50%.
If the booking is cancelled 3 days in advance the amount refunded will be 30%.
If the booking is cancelled 2 days in advance 100% of the amount paid will be retained.

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