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From La Paz: Tiwanaku Guided Tour

3.8 / 5

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From La Paz: Tiwanaku Guided Tour

From US$ 85 per person

Explore the history and culture of one of the oldest civilizations in South America on a guided tour of the archaeological site of Tiwanaku from La Paz.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 8 hours
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Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pick-up from hotels in La Paz city center.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the archaeological site of Tiwanaku
  • Learn about one of the oldest civilizations of South America
  • Visit monuments such as the Puma Punku temple and the Gate of the Moon
Full description
Depart La Paz and journey by air-conditioned minivan to the town of Tiwanaku on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Get stunning views of the landscape and flora and fauna along the way. Visit the archaeological museum upon arrival and learn about the history of the Tiwanaku Empire – one of the oldest civilizations in South America. Explore the fascinating monuments of the site with your guide, including the cross-shaped Akapana pyramid structure and the Semi-Subterranean Temple with walls covered with tenon heads of different styles. Go to the Gate of the Moon and Puma Punku temple and learn the history of each monument and the ancient civilization that created them. Break to enjoy a traditional lunch before returning to La Paz.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bilingual guide
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Know before you go

  • Pick-up is only possible from hotels located in the center of La Paz. If your hotel is located in the south zone, contact the local operator after booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.8 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    2.7/5
  • Safety
    2.5/5

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Nice tour!

Small coordination problems with the local operator: meeting at 8:00 am and they came to learn us at 7:40 am. Then they took us to the bus station (arrived at 8:10) where we waited until 9:30 to be picked up by the guide and begin the shared tour with 8 other people. The tour is very beautiful and the guide is prepared. Definitely to do if you are staying in La Paz.

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July 5, 2019

Terrible, they never picked me up

September 2, 2018

January 15, 2020

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Product ID: 165077