Tiwanaku is a ceremonial center constructed about 10000 years ago. Not much is known about this pre-Inca civilization, but Tiwanaku is the greatest archeological pre-Inca site . This is definitely the place to go if you’re interested in South American history!
Pick up from your hotel in the morning by private transport to the site (1 hour and 30 min aprox.) You will visit to the museums, the Temple of Kalasasaya, Gateway of the Sun , Akapana Pyramid and monoliths. Lunch after the visit, free time and return to La Paz. We’ll be visiting Puma Punku (for 20 min), a smaller archeological site, on the way back to La Paz.
The tour takes around 8 hours.
NOTE: It’s possible to do this tour in a shared group on some days.
What to bring?
- A bottle of water
- Money for snacks/souvenirs and tips
- Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Hat
- Warm clothes
- In rainy season, Raincoat
- Private Bilingual guide (Spanish/English)
- Private transport.
- Entrance fees (100 bolivianos = 16 USD)
- Lunch (40 bolivianos = 6 USD)
Cancelation policy: Coca Travels reserves the right to cancel the tour if we believe circumstances could put passenger(s) in danger, i.e., civil unrest, road blockades or weather conditions. If Coca Travels cancel the tour, there will be a 100%. refund. If customer(s) cancel the tour due to whatever reason refunds are as follows: 24 hours or less before the tour: 0% refund. 48-24 hours before the tour: refund 50%. 48 or more hours before the tour: refund 100%. Credit card charges of 5% are excluded from refunds if cancelation is made on behalf of customer(s). In case of illness or family conditions, Coca Travels can provide a letter if needed for insurance claims.