The La Paz departament mixture of landscapes, cultures and biodiversity
Transfer in and accommodation at hotel.
Walk through the historic city center, walk through the typical markets and the famous "Witches Market". We fantásitcas panoramic views from the viewpoint of Killi Killi and the Valley of the Moon, where we enjoy a typical Andean lunch.
At 8:30 you will be picked up from you hotel, this tour takes you across the immense Altiplano (High Plateau Ranges) with spectacular views of Andean fields and small mud houses. Later we get to the town of Tiwanaku, where is one of the greatest architectural achievements of pre-Incan South America: the Tiwanaku ancient ceremonial centre.
First we will visit the anthropology museum to learn more about Tiwanaku’s history, then we go into our journey back to more than 3500 years ago. At the archaeological site we will see the “Puerta del Sol” (Sun Gate), a megalithic gateway carved from a single block of stone. Also visit Kalasaya, which is believed to be a ritual platform built using huge blocks of red sandstone. The Akapana pyramid is another structure which makes Tiwanaku one of the popular places of interest in Bolivia. Travel towards Copacabana and accomodation at hotel.
A hrs. 8:45 We went walking to the port to board the boat people to the most important islands of Lake Titicaca, Sun Island and then the Island of the Moon, both are ruins dating from the time of the Incas and had great prominence to the rule in its most imposing period, "El Palacio del Inca" or "Pilcocaina" and "the Temple of the Virgins" or "Iñac Uyo" are the most important, in the Island of the Moon enjoy lunch prepared by the local community before returning to Copacabana to hrs. 16:00. Return to La Paz.
At 7:00 you will be picked up from your hotel in private transport to go to magic region of Yungas, the geographical transition between La Paz on the altiplano and the Amazonian rainforest. We start ascending to “la Cumbre” at 4700 masl, from there you can see the majestic Real Andean Range, after we descend until 1525 masl, through mountains, snow caped peaks and forests until a lansecape sub-tropical jungles of Los Yungas of La Paz.
After 3 hours we arrive to Coroico, it is a relaxing town where the climate turns warm. This town sits on a small mountain slope just above a river with amazing views over the green forest-covered Andean foothills. Visit Coroico and its agricultural areas, which produce abundant crops of coffee, fruits and coca, trekking through forest. In the afternoon we will visit the nearest refreshing waterfalls.
Return to La Paz, aproximately at 16:00 we arrive to down town.
Transfer to airport.