BUS COPACABANA – LA PAZ – COPACABANA
2016 DAILY DEPARTURES
RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, of arrivals and departures between Puno and Bolivia, every day. 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. All prices bellow include reservation fees.
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Copacabana: The village of Copacabana is 150 km away from Puno Peru, on shores of Lake Titicaca in Bolivia, 03:00 hour’s drive, at an altitude of 3,840 masl, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. There is a church in Copacabana which was originally of a Moorish style, then Renaissance style which was built between 1601 and 1619 and rebuilt in 1610 and 1651. The image of the Virgin of Copacabana was carved in wood by Tito Yupanqui which has Indian features and very visited by Peruvians and Bolivians. Copacabana is today a center of pilgrimage of thousands of loyal.
La Paz: The city of La Paz is located at 3600 m above sea level, surrounded by illimani a snow capped mountain. A living history, which treasures the pre-Hispanic times with all its traditions and magic rites scattered everywhere. Colonial and indigenous neighborhoods; Colorful and local artisan markets. Visit the Valley of the Moon, where you can observe clay formations that resemble the face of the Moon.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES escort guide, tourist bus ticket. Besides pre-trip information + organization all local sales taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The tourist transportation vehicles have 2 types of insurances as Certificate of Statutory Accident Insurance Transit – SOAT, besides it has vehicle Insurance Policy to all risks in record exclusive for foreign, with 44 & 48 comfortable seats for passengers, first aid kit, panoramic windows + reclining seats. Other local companies 2016 prices, BUS COPACABANA to LA PAZ-BOLIVIA and VICEVERSA: US$28 (2016), US$20 (2016), US$25 (2016).
NOT INCLUDED: Transfer from hotel to bus station, extras, tips (voluntary).
You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Puno. Our staff are some of the best paid in Puno & Lake Titicaca, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government.
Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers.
VISAS / PASSPORTS:
If you travel to Bolivia, visa is not 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.