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TRIP O3: ULLA ULLA NATIONAL PARKā€“RUINS OF ISKANWAYA (5 Days)
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TRIP O3: ULLA ULLA NATIONAL PARK–RUINS OF ISKANWAYA (5 Days)

ULLA ULLA NATIONAL PARK–RUINS OF ISKANWAYA

Important.- This operations has similar characteristic to those of the Sajama National Park excursions and exploration to the pre-Columbian ruins of Iskanwaya, will be undertaken by foot.

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

Ulla - Ulla National Park lies 281 km. to the north–west of La Paz and is one of the largest natural reserve of Vicuñas and other Cameloids. It is also a staying point of migrating birds. Our journey continues with a visit to Aukapata (1.200 Mts. above sea level) a small village constructed in the Old Spanish style. A fascinating place to visit, as we continue our trip, are the pre-Columbian ruins of Iskanwaya (1.700 Mts. above sea level), which belong to the Mollo Culture. Their city was at the top of the cliff between the Tiwanaku and Inca times, and has been called “The night Living City” by archaeologist.  These admirable ruins feature a perfect water distribution center, the ruins are surrounded by other archaeological remains such as Mamakhoru, khari, Pukanwaya, Pukarhilla and Palla Yunga, which can by visited as well.

 

SCHEDULE:

DAY 01: Departure by exclusive vehicle transports a 4x4-land cruiser to the Ulla Ulla National Park (4.200 Mts. above sea level) journey approximately 9 hours, overnight camping.

DAY 02: MORNING:  Exploration of the Ulla Ulla National Park to see various kinds of animals such as vicuñas birds, etc.

AFTERNOON: Journey to the village of Aukapata (2.600 Mts. above sea level), overnight lodge

DAY 03 – 04: Visit to pre–columbiam archaeological site of the Iskanwaya ruins (1.7000 Mts. above sea level), overnight camping.


DAY 05: Long return trip to La Paz to arrive at your hotel and end of our service.

DURATION:    5 DAYS – 4 NIGHTS

SEASON:        April  – November

ORGANISED AUTO TRIPS BY 4X4 WD COSTS INCLUDED:

 

- Hotel, exclusive vehicle transport during all expedition. guide driver, cook and a assistant cook, full board pension during the expedition (breakfast, lunch and dinner), full camping organized, two person tent,full kitchen equipmen, general assistance.

NOT INCLUDED

-   Individual personal equipment, restaurant services in the cities, extra expenses outside mentioned, tips and etc..

 

VERY IMPORTANT

All member of the expedition must have the following complete personal equipment

-   Light rucksack, sleeping bag able to withstand temperatures to – 20 oC for auto trips on the high plateau, and light sleeping bah for the tropical zone, Respective mats and insulated pad, cold protective jacket and sweaters, cold protective globes, rain protective globes for tropical sites, good leather shoes, good trekking boots for the OOT 04  – PLAN OOT – 05, wool socks for high lands

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