Engaging Discoveries for our World Travelers…

  • Sip from the waters of a sacred fountain which the ancient Inca believed would bestow eternal youth and happiness.
  • Experience daily life here in the high Andes as you join your engaging private guide to explore the colorful markets of La Paz, Copacabana and other towns along Lake Titicaca.
  • Meet a member of the Kallawaya and learn about ancient healing traditions which have been in use for nearly 1,000 years.
  • Marvel at the vast expanse of the Uyuni Salt Flat, one of the world’s most unusual natural wonders.
  • Day 1: Welcome to La Paz, Bolivia

    Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be warmly greeted and escorted by private car to the comfortable Hotel Europa where we’ve arranged for early check-in. Take the morning to relax and acclimate to the altitude.  In the afternoon, your private sightseeing tour showcases the Colonial and modern districts of La Paz and also includes the bustling Indian Market, unique Witch Doctor’s Market and breathtaking vistas of the city and its mountain backdrop.
  • Day 2: From La Paz to Sun Island

    Check out from your hotel after breakfast and travel to Huatajata to begin your voyage across the tranquil and sacred waters of Lake Titicaca. Browse the colorful local markets in Copacabana and continue to Moon Island and Sun Island to visit their ancient temple sites. Embark on an exciting but gentle llama trek to Posada del Inca for lunch and a restful overnight at the Posada del Inca Eco Lodge on Sun Island. You’ll also have some free time this afternoon to experience the landscapes and indigenous communities of the island.  Meals B,L,D
  • Day 3: From Sun Island to Huatajata

    Enjoy a relaxed morning.  After lunch, depart your Lodge after breakfast and visit the Inca Staircase and Sacred Fountain, where you’ll have a chance to sip the sacred waters which the ancient Inca believed would offer eternal youth and happiness! Then take the hydrofoil to Copacabana and continue overland to Huatajata.

    Arriving in Huatajata, you’ll visit the Antiplano Museum where a fascinating exhibit sheds light on the ancient cultural traditions of the region’s indigenous Aymara people. Then meet a member of the Kallawaya, an itinerant group of traditional healers who have long lived here in the high Andes Mountains of Bolivia. You’ll gain extraordinary insight into some of the ancient healing methods which they have used for nearly 1,000 years! Tonight you’ll have a chance to observe the constellations of the Southern Sky as your guide shares fascinating Aymara beliefs about the Heavens. Spend a restful overnight at the inviting Inca Utama Hotel & Spa here in Huatajata, a scenic highland town on the southeastern shores of Lake Titicaca.  Meals B,L,D
  • Day 4: Onward to Uyuni and Colchani

    Transfer this morning to the airport in La Paz for your flight to Uyuni, where you’ll embark on a full-day excursion to the incredible Uyuni Salt Flat, one of the world’s most unusual natural wonders. Covering a vast expanse of nearly 7,500 square miles, this is the largest salt bed on Earth. Tour the Salt Museum in Colchani and see the ancient methods which are still used today to extract the salt. Then visit Inkawasi, an extraordinary island oasis of unique vegetation in the middle of the desolate salt pan. This evening’s sunset over this seemingly endless expanse of salt will be unforgettable. Tonight will be your first of two nights in  a most unusual hotel made of salt!  Meals B,L,D
  • Day 5: Excursion to Mt. Tunupa

    Today’s full-day tour takes you to the impressive Tunupa Volcano, dramatically overlooking the vast Uyuni Salt Flat. In a small canyon on the side of the mountain, you’ll also be able to visit a sacred cave tomb filled with mummies that were buried long ago. Overnight once again in Colchani at our unique “salt hotel.”  Meals B,L,D
  • Day 6: Fly to La Paz

    After breakfast, you’ll be escorted to the airport for your flight to La Paz. Upon arrival, check into the comfortable Hotel Europa. Then join your private guide for an afternoon tour to the unusual Lunar-like landscapes of the Moon Valley.  Meals B
  • Day 7: Depart Bolivia

    Our private car and driver will take you to the airport for your onward flight. Meals B

Check In!

  • Hotel Europa - La Paz, Bolivia

    Centrally located in downtown La Paz, the Hotel Europa offers European-style charm with world-class relaxation in a vibrant downtown setting. All rooms include internet, air conditioning and feather duvets and pillows. The spacious bathrooms have white tiles and marble sinks. Onsite facilities include a fitness club with indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna, Turkish bath, massage services and a health bar. Enjoy dinner and drinks at one of the several onsite restaurants.

  • Posada del Inca Eco Lodge - Lake Titicaca, Peru

    The charming Posada del Inca Eco-Lodge is located at the top of the Sun Island and surrounded by pastoral sceneries and the majesty of the snowed peaks of the Andes. This old restored Hacienda has 20 rooms, all with modern facilities: electric blankets, private bath, hot water, individual heating, restaurant and a breathtaking panorama of the Sacred Lake Titicaca.

  • Inca Utama Hotel & Spa - Lake Titicaca, Peru

    Located on the panoramic shores of Lake Titicaca, the 67 room Inca Utama Hotel & Spa is close to the 'Andean Roots Eco-Village'. All rooms have private baths, have been recently redecorated and have heating and electric blankets to make your stay even more enjoyable. The hotel is accessible by paved road from La Paz or Hyrofoil.

  • Salt Hotel - Uyuni, Bolivia

    Highlighting your guided exploration of one of South America’s greatest natural wonders will be your 2-night stay in a hotel made entirely of salt! Situated on the edge of the remarkable Uyuni Salt Flats, these unique accommodations are constructed from hand-hewn blocks of salt. Stylish furnishings, traditional Bolivian accents and modern amenities promise a comfortable and truly unforgettable sojourn.

Our Private Touring includes:

  • Extensive sightseeing with your own private car, driver and guide including all entry fees
  • 14 meals: 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners
  • 6 nights in our handpicked superior first class hotels and lodges
  • All on-tour transportation including both internal flights
  • Luggage handling, all hotel taxes & service charges, and all airline fees for your included flights

Trip Pricing

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There are no upcoming departures for this tour, but our Custom Travel Team can arrange a private departure just for you at an affordable price and on the dates you want.  With your own private car, driver and guide and custom tailored hotels, meals, and sightseeing we can create the journey of a lifetime exactly to your specifications.

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  • Charles (Chuck) from CO gives this tour 

    Visit to Uyuni Salt Flat, Inkawasi, & salt hotel. All very unique! Also experiencing the "traffic zebras" in La Paz (they were featured on John Oliver's HBO show in the US for several weeks.).


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    Date Traveled: 9/17/2018

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