02DAYS SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL)
Starting & ending in Puno-Peru

RATES 2021

PRIVATE TOUR


RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits Puno – Sun Island (Isla del Sol) – Puno, all year around. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. (P.T = Peruvian Time) (B.T = Bolivian Time)

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL) – PUNO
Vía Tourist bus & Private boat

PRICE PER PERSON INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
US$188.00 (based on 02 persons) Inclusions: Transport hotel to bus station at 06:30Hrs, tourist bus Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, private motor boat to Sun Island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, accommodation at Hotel 2** (sun island) + 2 meals, and tourist bus Copacabana – Puno. In the afternoon 15:30Hrs arrival at bus station in Puno-Peru, then transfer to hotel.
Exclusions: Lunch, drinks, extras, tips and others not included in the program
US$144.00 (based on 03 persons)
US$121.00 (based on 04 persons)
US$117.00 (based on 05 persons)
On request 06 persons up
DAY 01: Hotel to bus station: 6:30am (P.T)
Bus Puno – Copacabana:
7:00am (Peruvian Time)
Arrival in Copacabana: 11:30am (Bolivian Time)
Boat to Sun Island: 11:30am (B.T). (south side). Accommodation + dinner & breakfast
Puno – Copacabana: 143km
Copacabana – Sun Island: 16km.
Tourist attractions on Sun Island: Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth.
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)
DAY 02: Boat to Copacabana: 10:00am (B.T)
Bus Copacabana – Puno:
13:00pm (Bolivian Time)
Arrival at bus station in Puno
: 15:30pm (Peruvian Time). Then transfer to hotel
Optional: Challapampa community (north side)
Sun Island – Copacabana: 16km
Copacabana – Puno: 143km
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL) – PUNO
Vía Private Van-Minibus & Private boat

PRICE PER PERSON INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
US$342.00 (based on 02 persons) Inclusions: Private transport Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia at 06:30Hrs, private motor boat to Sun Island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, accommodation at Hotel 3*** La Estancia (sun island) + 2 meals, and private land transport Copacabana – Puno. In the afternoon 15:00Hrs arrival at hotel in Puno-Peru.
Exclusions: Lunch, drinks, extras, tips and others not included in the program
US$248.00 (based on 03 persons)
US$218.00 (based on 04 persons)
US$208.00 (based on 05 persons)
On request 06 persons up
DAY 01: Puno – Copacabana: 6:30am (Peruvian Time) in private transport
Arrival in Copacabana: 10:30am (Bolivian Time)
Boat to Sun Island: 10:30am (B.T). (south side). Accommodation + dinner & breakfast
Puno – Copacabana: 143km
Copacabana – Sun Island: 16km.
Tourist attractions on Sun Island: Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth.
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)
DAY 02: Boat to Copacabana: 11:00am
Copacabana – Puno:
13:00pm (Bolivian Time) in private transport
Arrival at hotel in Puno
: 15:00pm (P.T)
Optional: Challapampa community (north side)
Sun Island – Copacabana: 16km
Copacabana – Puno: 143km
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL) – PUNO
Starting and ending in Puno-Peru

DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY:
DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND (ISLAS DEL SOL): Early morning around 6:30am a guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel in Puno (Peru), to take you to Bolivia, making stop on the way at Kasani (Migrations office of Bolivia & Peru) in order to board the Hydrofoil to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage. Copacabana is located 143 km away from Puno (Peru), 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Depart by motor boat from Copacabana to Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. We visit Pilkokaina temple, from where we have trekking to the lodge. Lunch at local restaurant (sun island). Afternoon free time to explore the surrounding area. Dinner included at lodge. Overnight at Ecolodge La Estancia.
DAY 02: SUN ISLAND – COPACABANA – PUNO: Breakfast included at lodge. Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition the archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. Lunch on your own in Copacabana town. Finally a return trip by motor boat from Sun Island to Copacabana. Land transfer to Puno (Perú), a car trip of 3:00 hours, making stop at Kasani (Migrations office of Bolivia & Peru). Arrival in Puno (Peru), then transfer to hotel.


WHAT IS INCLUDED: Pick-up from hotel in Puno-Peru, land transportation Puno-Copacabana, including stop at Kasani (Migrations Office of Peru & Bolivia), insurance premiun, embarkation fees, English-Spanish speaking escort guide for 02Days, besides guided visit the church in Copacabana village, private motor boat Copacabana – Sun Island, entrance tickets, visit Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth (Sun Island), 01lunch at local restaurant, accommodation & 01dinner + 01breakfast at La Estancia Ecolodge on Sun Island, motor boat Sun Island – Copacabana, land transportation Copacabana – Puno, transfer to hotel in Puno-Peru. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices.
NOT INCLUDED: In Puno-Peru additional charge for pick-up and drop-off for hotels located out of Puno city. Drinks, extras, tips.

IMPORTANT: Our motor boat has 20 comfortable seats, velocity of 11 knots + night navigation lights + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + lifebuoy + Carpeted floor + reclining seats + panoramic windows. Besides exclusive for our customers La Estancia Ecolodge on sun island. Our tourist transportation vehicles have nation wide circulation permit and 2 types of insurance (Certificate of Statutory Accident Insurance Transit SOAT, besides has vehicle Insurance Policy to all risks in record) + oxygen & first aid kit + panoramic windows + reclining & confortable seats, exclusive for our demanding customers. Rumbo Explora provide to visitors all possible choices. Beware with illegal local Tour Operators or middleman, who do not pay the real costs to suppliers (transport, local restaurants & guest houses, tour guides & drivers). Help us avoid the explotation.

Colonial Church, Copacabana - Bolivia Temple of Iñak Uyu - Moon Island

Chincana Temple, Isla del Sol hotel Posada del Inca - Isla del Sol

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

LAND TRANSPORTATION (PERU & BOLIVIA)

MOTOR BOAT (BOLIVIA)

In Peru: Minivan Hyundai H1 (05 seats) Sprinter Mercedes Benz (10-19 seats), Minibus Mercedes Benz (25-30 seats), Bus Mercedes Benz (40-44 seats)
In Bolivia: Van Toyota & Higer (05 to 12 seats), Minibus Toyota Coaster (16 seats) Minibus Higer (25 seats), Bus Higer & Nissan (35-40 seats)
Technical specifications: Speed 11knots, night navigation lights, oxygen & first aid kit, life jackets, lifebuoy, panoramic windows, comfotable seats.
Technical specifications: Lenght: 11 meters, Beam: 2.80 meters. Wooden structure.
Insurance policy: Our vehicles have National permit circulation and (Certificate of obligatory Insurance for accidents of transit SOAT, besides all vehicles have Insurance Policy to all risks in record) and oxygen on board. Insurance policy: Our motor boats have (Certificate of obligatory Insurance for accidents of transit SOAT)

 

02DAYS SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL)
Starting in Puno & Ending in La Paz

RATES 2021

PRIVATE TOUR


RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits Puno – Sun Island (Isla del Sol) – La Paz, all year around. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. (P.T = Peruvian Time) (B.T = Bolivian Time)

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL) – LA PAZ
Vía Tourist bus & Private boat

PRICE PER PERSON INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
US$186.00 (based on 02 persons) Inclusions: Transport hotel to bus station at 06:30Hrs, tourist bus Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, private motor boat to Sun Island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, accommodation at 2** Hotel (sun island) + 2 meals, and tourist bus Copacabana – La Paz. In the afternoon 16:30Hrs arrival at bus station in La Paz-Bolivia.
Exclusions: Lunch, drinks, extras, tips and others not included in the program
US$142.00 (based on 03 persons)
US$119.00 (based on 04 persons)
US$115.00 (based on 05 persons)
On request 06 persons up
DAY 01: Hotel to bus station: 6:30am (P.T)
Bus Puno – Copacabana:
7:00am (Peruvian Time)
Arrival in Copacabana: 11:30am (Bolivian Time)
Boat to Sun Island: 11:30am (south side). Accommodation + dinner & breakfast
Puno – Copacabana: 143km
Copacabana – Sun Island: 16km.
Tourist attractions at Sun Island: Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth.
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)
DAY 02: Boat to Copacabana: 10:00am (B.T)
Bus Copacabana – La Paz:
13:00pm (B.T)
Arrival at bus station in La Paz
: 16:30pm (Bolivian Time)
Optional: Challapampa community (north side)
Sun Island – Copacabana: 16km
Copacabana – La Paz: 152km.
Note: Crossing Tiquina strait by boat

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL) – LA PAZ
Vía Private Van-Minibus & Private boat

PRICE PER PERSON INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
US$367.00 (based on 02 persons) Inclusions: Private transport Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia at 06:30Hrs, private motor boat to Sun Island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, accommodation at Hotel 3*** La Estancia (sun island) + 2 meals, and private land transport Copacabana – La Paz. In the evening 16:00Hrs arrival at hotel in La Paz-Bolivia.
Exclusions: Lunch, drinks, extras, tips and others not included in the program
US$264.00 (based on 03 persons)
US$230.00 (based on 04 persons)
US$226.00 (based on 05 persons)
On request 06 persons up
DAY 01: Puno – Copacabana: 6:30am (Peruvian Time), in private transport
Arrival in Copacabana: 10:30am (Bolivian Time)
Boat to Sun Island: 10:30am (south side). Accommodation + dinner & breakfast
Puno – Copacabana: 143km
Copacabana – Sun Island: 16km.
Tourist attractions on Sun Island: Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth.
Note: Including stop at Kasani (frontier)
DAY 02: Boat to Copacabana: 11:00am (B:T)
Copacabana – La Paz:
13:00pm (Bolivian Time), in private transport
Arrival at hotel in La Paz
: 16:00pm (B.T)
Optional: Challapampa community (north side)
Sun Island – Copacabana: 16km
Copacabana – La Paz: 152km
Note: Crossing Tiquina strait by boat

02DAYS PUNO – SUN ISLAND (ISLAS DEL SOL) – LA PAZ
Starting in Puno & ending in La Paz-Bolivia

DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY:
DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND (ISLA DEL SOL): Early morning around 6:30am a guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel in Puno (Peru), to take you to Bolivia, making stop on the way at Kasani (Migrations office of Bolivia & Peru) in order to board the Hydrofoil to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage. Copacabana is located 143 km away from Puno (Peru), 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Depart by motor boat from Copacabana to Moon Island, also called Koati, located near the island of the sun. It is a small, rugged island, has an area of 105.1 hectares. Its topography is steep besides to be as a plateau. On the island there is a temple called Iñakuyu or Palace of the Virgins of the sun, inhabited by Virgins women, the site was an acllawasi (house of the women chosen) the women learned various trades, particularly the weaving. It is also said that they could be used for sacrifice, and only to the Inca emperor was allowed the entrance to the Island. Currently the Island is populated by few families of indigenous of origin Quechua and Aimara, who are cattlemen and farmers. Then visit Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. We visit Pilkokaina temple, from where we have trekking to the lodge. Lunch at local restaurant (sun island). Afternoon free time to explore the surrounding area. Dinner included at lodge. Overnight at Ecolodge La Estancia.
DAY 02: SUN ISLAND – COPACABANA – LA PAZ: Breakfast included at lodge. Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition the archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. Lunch on your own in Copacabana town. Finally a return trip by motor boat from Sun Island to Copacabana. Land transfer Copacabana – La Paz, a car trip of 3:00 hours. Arrival in La Paz (Bolivia), then transfer to hotel.


WHAT IS INCLUDED: Pick-up from hotel in Puno-Peru, land transportation Puno-Copacabana, including stop at Kasani (Migrations Office of Peru & Bolivia), insurance premiun, embarkation fees, English-Spanish speaking escort guide for 02Days, besides guided visit the church in Copacabana village, private motor boat Copacabana – Sun Island, entrance tickets, visit Pilkokaina palace, inca stairs, fountain of youth (Sun Island), 01lunch at local restaurant, accommodation & 01dinner + 01breakfast at La Estancia Ecolodge on Sun Island, motor boat Sun Island – Copacabana, land transportation Copacabana – La Paz, transfer to hotel in La Paz-Bolivia. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices.
NOT INCLUDED: In Puno-Peru additional charge for pick-up from hotels located out of Puno city, In La Paz-Bolivia additional charge for drop-off for hotels located in the south area of La Paz city. Drinks, extras, tips. Drinks, extras, tips.

IMPORTANT: Our motor boat has 20 comfortable seats, velocity of 11 knots + night navigation lights + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + lifebuoy + Carpeted floor + reclining seats + panoramic windows. Besides exclusive for our customers La Estancia Ecolodge on sun island. Our tourist transportation vehicles have nation wide circulation permit and 2 types of insurance (Certificate of Statutory Accident Insurance Transit SOAT, besides has vehicle Insurance Policy to all risks in record) + oxygen & first aid kit + panoramic windows + reclining & confortable seats, exclusive for our demanding customers. Rumbo Explora provide to visitors all possible choices. Beware with illegal local Tour Operators or middleman, who do not pay the real costs to suppliers (transport, local restaurants & guest houses, tour guides & drivers). Help us avoid the explotation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

LAND TRANSPORTATION (PERU & BOLIVIA)

MOTOR BOAT (BOLIVIA)

In Peru: Minivan Hyundai H1 (05 seats) Sprinter Mercedes Benz (10-19 seats), Minibus Mercedes Benz (25-30 seats), Bus Mercedes Benz (40-44 seats)
In Bolivia: Van Toyota & Higer (05 to 12 seats), Minibus Toyota Coaster (16 seats) Minibus Higer (25 seats), Bus Higer & Nissan (35-40 seats)
Technical specifications: Speed 11knots, night navigation lights, oxygen & first aid kit, life jackets, lifebuoy, panoramic windows, comfotable seats.
Technical specifications: Lenght: 11 meters, Beam: 2.80 meters. Wooden structure.
Insurance policy: Our vehicles have National permit circulation and (Certificate of obligatory Insurance for accidents of transit SOAT, besides all vehicles have Insurance Policy to all risks in record) and oxygen on board. Insurance policy: Our motor boats have (Certificate of obligatory Insurance for accidents of transit SOAT)

VISAS / PASSPORTS:

If you travel to Bolivia, visa is necessary for U.S Citizens and most other nationalities. If you hold a passport from another country, we will send all information necessary otherwise check with your local consulate or embassy about requirements for travel to Bolivia. All passengers traveling internationally are required to have a passport. Please carry proper identification on you and do not leave in your suitcase or hotel room. In most of places like airports, train-bus stations, frontier or at any other check points you must to show passport, because some countries have laws that require you to carry your passport with you at all times and anywhere. If you are in any doubt please contact the nearest Bolivian Embassy.