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SERVICES ANDES EXPEDICIONES

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DSE 05: COPACABANA VILLAGE AND SUN ISLAND (2 Days)
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    Copacabana

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    Copacabana

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    Copacabana

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A 4 ½  hours journey by vehicular transport to the village  of Copacabana  (3.810 Mts. above sea level) we will take us to the most important Sanctuary in the department a place where the Catholic and Aymara  religions meet. “The Candelarian Virgin”, who is very well known for the miracles. It is a pilgrims centre which people come from all over Bolivia, many pilgrims make their trip by foot from La Paz to show their faith, same as places of Perú. Copacabana is not only a shrine, it contains the remains of cultures dating back before the Spanish influence in America.

In the first day of our journey includes a visit to visit to the Sanctuary of Copacabana the typical Indian Market and the Pre-Columbian ruins of Intikala and La Orca del Inca. We will spend the night at the hotel and the next day we will take an excursion to: Sun Island: according to the legend the Inca Empire began on this land. The Inca couple Manco Kapac and Mama Ocllo appeared here and founded the Sun Empire Supporting this legend there are remains of a large temple and the Inca water spring which is supposed to be a source of eternal youth. Finally Visiting the ruins of Yumani, we will return to La Paz, to your hotel and end the service.

 

Program:

-Day 01. Drive to Copacabana, and drive by motor boot to Sun Island, & visit Island, overnight Hostaling

-Day 02 Back to Copacabana, & drive by bus  to La Paz.  

 

DAILY SERVICES EXCURSIONS COST INCLUDE:

- Exclusive vehicle transport, or shared bus,  and shared motorboat  to sightseeing places, specialised guide, hotel accommodation, included full board pension, general assistance, tickets entrance to the Island of the Sun.

 

NOT  INCLUDED  

- Extra expenses not mentioned during the excursion, drinks and tips.

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