Summary: Explore pre-Inca history through this full-day excursion to Tiwanaku. Visit this important archaeological site and allow yourself to be transported into the past.
Duration: 1 day
Availability: All year
Price per person: US$ 46.00
Minimum: 1 person
Times: 08:00 am to 04:00 pm
Meeting point: Pick up from hotel
Cancellation policy: See the booking conditions below
Day 1: Tiwanaku excursion
After departing from the hotel, on the road to Tiwanaku we will pass the Lloco Lloco viewing point, where we can observe the great high Andean plain, the sacred lake, and the highest peaks of the Cordillera Real. We will continue our journey to the Tiwanaku archaeological center, visiting the archaeological museums where the vestiges of pre-Inca cultures are conserved. Then, we will tour the archaeological complex, where we’ll see archaeological remains including the pyramids of Akapana, Kantatayita, the semi-subterranean Temple of the Sarcophagi, Kalasasaya, Putuni, the Sun Gate, and Pumapunku Temple, etc. We will also visit the Tiwanaku stone museum, after which we’ll walk through the main streets of the city, in the company of a guide who will explain the history and architecture. During the return trip to La Paz, we will visit the town of Laja, a historic place where the city of La Paz was initially founded.
- Tour in bus as a group service
- Bilingual Spanish and English guide
- Pick-up from hotel in La Paz
- Transport in shared vehicle
- Bilingual guide (in Spanish and English)
- Entrance to the Tiwanaku center
- Food and drinks
- Accommodation in La Paz
- 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
- 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.
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.