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Sun Island, where the first Inca was born

Nice excursion to one of the few Bolivian islands in Lake Titicaca. Here is where the first Inca was born, the Manco Capac and his wife Mama Occlo.

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Sun Island, where the first Inca was born
Program and customer conditions
Sun Island.pdf (610.09KB)
Sun Island, where the first Inca was born
Program and customer conditions
Sun Island.pdf (610.09KB)


Traditional Island in the Titicaca Lake. Walk over the Island´s ridge from north to south, amazing yourself about such nature beauty and enjoy the silence of an Island without any traffic.

This tour starts in Copacabana.

Program day 1

09:00: Departure boat to Sun Island
10:45: Start hiking North
12:00: Visit labyrinth and ritual place
13:00: Start hiking south
16:30: Hotel in Yumani

Program day 2
08:00: To boat
09:00: Departure boat to Copacabana
11:00: Arriving Copacabana

Highlights

Traditional Island, no traffic. Beautiful views over the lake toward the Cordillera Real near la Paz. People herd their sheep and llamas. 

Degree of difficulty

Hike: 5-6 hours on high altitude between 3800 and 4050 meter.
Difficulty physically: High due to altitude
Technical difficulty: Medium

When

From May to October. Other months subject to climate changes.

Included

Boat to the island, English guide, entrances to the villages, hotel, diner, boat to the mainland.

Not included

Tips, personal expenses and everything not mentioned.

What to bring

Warm/rain clothes, water, soda, snacks, lunch, sunscreen, hat/cap, mittens, good hiking shoes, comfortable daypack to carry your things. Recommended: walking sticks.

Remarks

Travel times subject to traffic and weather-conditions.
Hiking-times due to walking-speed and weather- and physical conditions.

Price

Depending on luxury class, form of transport and amount of people. Request quote