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Copacabana, Bolivia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed with this trip suppose to be 4 hr tour and nothing special . We join Peru hop on the way back from la Paz and the boat left not as scheduled delays 20 minutes and must return by 3.30pm . Boat ride to...More

Thank 20christine1956
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made the mistake of going to the isla del Luna (not worth it for the time spent on the boat), leaving us with only a couple of hours for the Isla del Sol. Honestly it just isn't very impressive now that you can't visit...More

Thank jaapolsthoorn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a boat to Isla del Sol and after reading other people's advice to stay over night, we decided to book one night there. It was the only good decision you can make! Don't go there for a one-day trip, you're not going to...More

Thank AgnieszkaS2334
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a beautiful island with a nice hike and stunning views everywhere. The ruins are not that exciting but worth a look during the hike. The only issue was the fact that you can only visit half the island due to the ongoing issues between...More

Thank Herts67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This island can be visited as a day trip or as an overnight stay. All boats start the tour at Isla de la Luna, a lovely island where you can learn about the history of Incas, walk over and observe the island (it's fairly small...More

Thank KatkaF4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The main attractions of the Sun island are the Sun temple, the trail from Sun temple to the fountain of youth and down the Inca steps and the 9 km hike to the north side of the island. Normally you could spend a whole day...More

Thank S K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

!! Warning - For Isla Del Sol Tourists !! Be careful when you are taking the boat to the island. The law is : 30 persons max per boat. Nonetheless, local drivers will try to put 45/50 persons on the boat to maximize profit and...More

Thank Laurène G
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The 4 hours tour to Isla del Sol offered by Bolivia Hop from Copacabana consists of three parts: 1.5 hour going by boat to the island, 1 hour trek on the island (on your own, without a guide) and 1.5 hour going back. You are...More

1  Thank Zbigniew W
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a day trip to isla de la Luna and isla del sol (the latter was open only in the south part at the time of our visit). The boat was the slowest ever compared to all other company, plus they scammed the...More

2  Thank Marta O
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We did a tour and spend a few hours on Isla del Sol including climbing the stops to the terraces and walking around the gardens where all the native plants grow. What an amazing place including the museum. To think that this place has existed...More

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19 October 2018|
Response from Usia2014 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to check with the tour operators and boat drivers about the situation when you get there. We were there in May we only went to the south part of the island due to the time we had available. However, many boat... More
12 June 2018|
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Response from wanderlustlydia | Reviewed this property |
You can’t get to the North of the island at all, not by walking or boat. The boats from Copacabana only go to Yumani. This has been the case since the conflict started, its such a shame.
17 May 2017|
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
we came in by boat, walked to the ruins and then down to the beach where we took a short boat ride to the next cove for lunch. our hike took about 2 hours. beautiful.