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Tiwanaku

Tiwanaku, La Paz, Bolivia
+591 2 2895104
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Tiwanaku Full-Day Trip from La Paz
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Private Tour: Tiwanaku Archeological Site from La Paz
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Private Tiwanaku and Titicaca Day Trip from La Paz
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This is one of the most mysterious ancient ruins in South America.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“puma punku” (48 reviews)
“sun gate” (25 reviews)
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Tiwanaku, La Paz, Bolivia
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+591 2 2895104
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"puma punku"
in 48 reviews
"archaeological site"
in 27 reviews
"sun gate"
in 25 reviews
"day trip"
in 54 reviews
"machu picchu"
in 26 reviews
"pre inca"
in 17 reviews
"stone work"
in 10 reviews
"ancient history"
in 9 reviews
"inca empire"
in 8 reviews
"bilingual guide"
in 7 reviews
"small museum"
in 10 reviews
"kanoo tours"
in 8 reviews
"worth a trip"
in 5 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 11 reviews
"lake titicaca"
in 11 reviews
"two hours"
in 8 reviews
"interesting place"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting historical site and a must see in you are in LaPaz. It’s helpful to have a local guide to take you there and give the history of the site.

Thank JoePSU
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Reviewed yesterday

This arqueological site is a must-see for travellers to La Paz (half or one day trip). The site is not as huge as Machu Picchu, but it is very different from it (it was built by an older civilization), and presents interesting contrasts. I like...More

Thank ggazzinelli
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiwanaku was the capitol of an empire from about 600 to 1000 +/- A.D. It preceded the more well known Inca by hundreds of years. We built our trihp to Bolivia around a visit to Tiwanaku and we were definitely NOT disappointed. Ok, it is...More

Thank Llywinda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today was a beautifull day 😍, We had the oportunity to know a cultural place called TIWANAKU 👫❤🏛, our next destiny will be Machu Pichu in 2019 🗺⛰...

Thank Omar C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am so glad I took the tour. It is a very interesting site that gives you a glimpse into where we have come from and how life used to be. It is set in a beautiful area and my guide was very passionate and...More

Thank Darren W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in La Paz when we found out that yearly festival would be held here. Our hotel arranged us a taxi through the middle of the night. We go there and everyone was in full celebration mode. We danced and sang until the...More

1  Thank Elizabeth P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came on a group tour with Kanoo Tours which provided transportation for USD 12 per person from La Paz. Entrance was 100 Bob per person. Our guide spent a little over an hour explaining the areas to us and then we went into another...More

Thank PandaHouston
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place seems to get better on each visit. It could be even more informative but they seem to be short of investment. Well worth the effort for an insight into this culture.

Thank Chris C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful one-day trip to Tiwanaku with a bi-lingual guide who knew a lot both about the history of the site but also about the history and traditions of all indigenous populations in the region. The site is very interesting, especially if you...More

Thank Antoine Y
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Tiwanaku really places the Inka civilization into perspective. Informative guide and a good driver.

Thank Lea S
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Charo M
9 January 2018|
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Response from Maciej G | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! I was in Bolivia in October ( La Paz - Tiwanaku - Salar de Uyuni). It isn't tru that the best period is April - June and information about Tiwanaku. On the map Puma Punku is a part of Tiwanaku. All tour's have a trip... More
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reveron-nyc
27 October 2016|
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Response from Wanderley M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be late man, but it's hard to find someone there. It wil be better to get a tour guide in La Paz. So I hope the best for you.
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Response from ishamon | Reviewed this property |
going by van from the Cemeterio General area is what my guide and I did. We waited less than 10 minutes for the van to fill but did it fill! We had kids, coca chewing humanity, farmers with loads of goods which were loaded... More
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