ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

LA PAZ - COPACABANA- ISLA DEL SOL- TIWANAKU - SALAR DE UYUNI-POTOSI-SUCRE - LA PAZ


Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Activities: Sight Seeing, Boat Trip, Cultural Activity, Salt Flats Trip
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Attractions: La Paz, Salt Flat, Sucre, Tiwanaku, Copacabana, Isla del Sol, Potosi
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : Flexible.

Transfer from La Paz Airport to selected Hotel

Included:
  • Transfers of arrival and departure

  • 3 nights accommodation in La Paz in selected hotel with breakfast

  • 1 night lodging in Uyuni

  • 1 night lodging in Potosí

  • 2 nights lodging in Sucre

  • Full day tour to Copacabana and Isla del Sol with lunch

  • Full day tour to Tiwanaku with lunch

  • Full day tour Salar de Uyuni with lunch

  • Half day tour to the Mines of Potosi

  • Lunch in Potosí

  • Half day city tour and the Casa de la Moneda

  • Full day tour Sucre and Jatum Yampara with lunch

  • Public transport Uyuni-Potosí without a guide

  • Air transportation on the La Paz-Uyuni and Sucre-La Paz Sections

  • Bilingual guide on the Salar tour

  • Admission ticket to the attractions on the Salar de Uyuni tour USD13 per person

  • Drinks at meals


Good to know:


Daily itinerary

Day 1 - ARRIVAL TO LA PAZ


ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS


Airport hotel transfer.

Lodging at the hotel of your choice.

In the afternoon, pick up from the hotel to start the city tour visiting the main attractions of the city such as the Witches Market, San Francisco Church, Murillo Square, Museum of Precious Metals, Jaén Street and then go to the South area of the city to visit the residential neighborhoods.

Also included is the Valley of the Moon where you can see amazing geological formations. (The museums are closed on Saturdays and Sundays in the afternoon and Monday).

Return to the hotel. Lodging in La Paz.


Day 2 - LA PAZ - COPACABANA - ISLA DEL SOL - FULL DAY


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Breakfast and pick up from the hotel and departure from the city of La Paz at 08:00 in private transport, arriving in Copacabana around 12:00 noon.

Lunch at local restaurant.

Visit the south side of Isla del Sol by boat, touring the Incan Palace of Pilkokaina, the Yumani Stairway and the Sacred Fountain.

We will then return to Copacabana for a short visit to the Virgen Morena Cathedral, the most important pilgrimage site in Bolivia.

Transportation to the city of La Paz arriving around 20:00.

Lodging in La Paz same as Night 1.


Day 3 - TIWANAKU


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Pick up from the hotel to go to the Tiwanaku Archaeological Site, which is 74 km from the city of La Paz.

The Tiwanakota culture in almost three millennia old (1,500ac.- 1,200dc.) It reached a remarkable expansion and influence in the Andean world which can be seen in the monumental temples and palaces of great importance. Built from stones with an admirable mastery we will encounter monuments such as the Kalasasaya Temple, Semisubterraneo Temple, Puerta del Sol, and Akapana Pyramid.

Lunch at a local restaurant and return to La Paz.

Accommodation in La Paz, same as previous 2 nights.


Day 4 - LA PAZ- UYUNI-SALAR UYUNI


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Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the airport to take the flight to Uyuni.

Pick up from the airport and start the tour at 09:30 am in private 4x4 vehicle with driver-guide visiting the train cemetery and the town of Colchani where you can see the process of salt extraction, handicrafts, the salt eyes and pyramids of salt.

We continue towards Incahuasi Island where we can observe the giant cactus and fauna of the place like the speedy vizcacha (a huge Andean rabbit).

Lunch at the restaurant and free time to enjoy the scenery and take walks on the island.

In the afternoon we will cross the Salar de Uyuni towards the Tunupa Volcano where we will visit the surroundings including the village of Chantani where there is an interesting rural museum.

At sunset, we will return to Uyuni. Lodging in Uyuni.


Day 5 - UYUNI-POTOSÍ


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Breakfast and transfer to the bus terminal.

Public transport bus to Potosí.

Pick up from the bus terminal.

Lunch at the restaurant.

In the afternoon we will do a tour to the mines. We will start the tour by visiting the mining market, where the guide will provide an explanation of all the material that is used inside the mines such as: dynamite, carbide lamp, etc. You can volunteer to buy the coca leaf and homemade cigarettes to give to the workers inside the mine

Later we will go up to the Cerro Rico viewpoint, from there we have a beautiful view of the whole city.

The tour continues as we enter one of the 300 mouths that are still being mined in conditions similar to the colonial times. There we can observe between 300 to 400 workers and will travel about 2 kilometers inside the mine down to 4 levels of 30 to 40 meters high from one to another where the guide will provide a constant explanation of everything that is observed.

We can also appreciate the work of the woman "palliri" choosing the mineral from the clearings; We will participate in the customs and traditions and learn the superstitions of the miners such as the image of the "TIO" that represents the devil who is attributed to be the owner of the silver.

Lodging in Potosí.


Day 6 - POTOSI-SUCRE


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Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning City tour and Casa de la Moneda. It is a tour of the most important tourist attractions in the city including the mining districts and colonial streets.

In the afternoon, transfer by public vehicle to Sucre.

Lodging in Sucre.


Day 7 - SUCRE


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Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up from the hotel at 09:00

City Tour visiting Asur Textile Museum or Casa de la Libertad, Recoleta Museum and Mirador, Bolivar Park and the main historical monuments.

Lunch in Restaurant.

In the afternoon, departure to the "Jatun Yampara" Nucleus, a brief walk visiting village housing, visit of the artisanal nucleus, indigenous textile workshop, museum of native clothing, and an archaeological Herbal medicine room. Appreciation of native customs and constructions.

Return to Sucre.

Lodging in Sucre.


Day 8 - SUCRE-LA PAZ


ICONS OF BOLIVIA 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS


Breakfast at the hotel. At the agreed time, transfer to the airport to take the flight to La Paz.


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