Fullday: Tiwanaku Archaeological Complex From La Paz

La Paz, Bolivia

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icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Tiwanaku is a Pre-Columbian archaeological site in western Bolivia near Lake Titicaca and one of the largest sites in South America. Surface remains currently cover around 4 square kilometers and include decorated ceramics, monumental structures, and megalithic blocks. The site's population probably peaked around AD 800 with 10,000 to 20,000 people

Pick up from central accommodation in La Paz
Transport La Paz-Tiwanaku-La Paz
Bilingual guide service (English - Spanish)
Admission ticket
Drop off at main square
Meals not specified

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
**Please confirm accommodation details at time of booking**
**Accommodation must be around La Paz city center**
**Drop off at La Paz main square**

Departure Time

7:00 AM
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Tiwanaku
We pick up from your hotel, between 07:30 - 08:30 (only hotels in the center of the city) to start to travel in shared transportation through the immense Altiplano to the town of Tiwanaku, where the archaeological complex more important in the country. First, we will visit the local museum to have an introduction to the heritage of this millenary culture. Later we began the visit to the archaeological site whose main attraction is the Puerta del Sol, one of the pieces archaeological sites of the continent. In addition, we will visit some ruins of great architectural wealth and iconography of this enigmatic pre-Inca culture, such as the Kalasasaya Temple, the Semi-subterranean Templete and the Pyramid of Akapana that make this place one of the main places of interest in Bolivia. Return to the city of La Paz at 4:00 p.m., to a central point of the city.
Duration: 9 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

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