Enjoy navigating the clear blue waters of the Titicaca Lake. This budget friendly full day tour to the Sun Island and Copacabana is ideal for travelers with limited time to spend in La Paz.


Titicaca Lake and Sun Island Shared Tour Full day, La Paz, Bolivia
Titicaca Lake and Sun Island Shared Tour Full day, La Paz, Bolivia
Titicaca Lake and Sun Island Shared Tour Full day, La Paz, Bolivia


The tour starts at 7:15 a.m. The shared tourist bus will pick up the passengers that are staying in Hotels located in the center of La Paz city.

Later we will transport you from La Paz to Copacabana. The travel time will be from 4 to 4.5 hours.

Once in Copacabana town we will make our first stop visiting the main church in Copacabana. The Basilica of Copacabana was built in renaissance style to worship the Virgen of the Candelaria - Virgen Morena.

We will have lunch in Copacabana town.

Later we will board a shared motorboat that will take us to the South side of the Sun Island. This mystical place is also known as the cradle of life by the Inca culture and its descendants.

We will visit the Pilkokaina Temple ruins. According to legend, the Inca emperor stayed here during his visits to the Sun Island.

Our journey wouldn't be complete if we didn't make a stop at the Yumani port where the Inca's fountain and the Inca's steps are located. We will make a short stop in here to return later to Copacabana town.

Once in Copacabana you can choose to travel back to La Paz city or to take a bus from Copacabana to Puno.

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The tour includes:

  • Shared Tourist Bus La Paz - Copacabana - La Paz or Puno
  • Shared boat transportation Copacabana - Sun Island/South side - Copacabana
  • Lunch
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance tickets to the Archeological sites

The tour does not include:

  • Beverages during lunch
  • Tips

Location and Map

This tour starts in La Paz city. You will travel to Copacabana town located 155 kilometers away from La Paz.

During the tour you will also visit the Sun Island located in the southern part of the Titicaca Lake, about 35 minutes away by boat from the Copacabana town.

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