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Full-Day Chacaltaya and Valley de la Luna (Valley of the Moon) Tour

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    What to Expect
    Pickups between 8am and 9am depending on where you are staying.

    At 9am you will head out of the city towards the Chacaltaya mountain where you will have approximately an hour and a half to walk around and take as many pictures as you want. Takes about 30-40 min to get to the first peak and about 20-30 min more to reach the summit.

    Afterwards, the bus will take you across the city towards the south zone and into the neighborhood of Mallasa. Here you will find the amazing Moon Valley, here you will have approximately an hour to do one or both circuits available.

    Finally, the bus will then leave to go back to town, you will be dropped of by San Francisco Church in downtown.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Pickup from downtown area hotels and for those not in the downtown area the pick up will be in Maria Auxiliadora Church
    Address: Iglesia Maria Auxiliadora is near the corner of Batallon Colorados Street and 16 de Julio Avenue (also known as EL PRADO)
    Directions: For people staying in Sopocachi or the south zone there is a meeting point for the pick up which is in the Maria Auxiliadora Church between 8:30am-8:45am
    Dates: See Availability
    Return point: Concludes at San Francisco Church, in the corner of Montes avenue and Sagarnaga Street.
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Concludes at San Francisco Church, in the corner of Montes avenue and Sagarnaga Street.
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
    • Transportation
    • Pickup from designated meeting points
    • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Moon
    • Entry/Admission - Chacaltaya Ski Resort
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is smart casual. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Signed up with hardly any expectations but left with absolutely no regrets. The altitude is around 5000m and it’s cold and windy up there, so bring your warmest jacket! It’s an uphill walk from the car park to the top for the best pictures. Being an ex-skiing resort, it’s a
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    Our guide Joel was really patient, spoke good english, and shared many interesting tidbits about the two sights throughout the day. We did not feel rushed at all. Drive was in a minivan that was adequate for the small group of 5, excluding driver and guide. Pick up was
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    To be honest, I didn't know what I had signed up for when I booked this tour. It was more to spend the day in La Paz where I would arrive overnight from Uyuni and depart in the early hours the following day. I had heard of the Valley de la Luna but had not paid much attention to
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    I did 2 tours with HanaqPacha: the La Paz walking tour and the full-day Chacaltaya + Valle de la Luna. PROS: Their guides are extremely knowledgeable and speak both English and Spanish. I speak a bit of Spanish but getting to ask clarifying questions in English was nice for
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    If you don’t have time to climb to Huayna Potosí or are afraid to do so, this can be a good alternative. This tour appears to be shared with others joining the tour from different companies. When you join this tour from here, all entrance fees are included. And there will be no
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