On our first day, we depart at 06:00 to Qutapampa village. On the way, we have a break at Sisasani to look at the spectacular Titicaca Lake. Lunch in Qutapampa and visit the museum, later begin the 3-hour trek until arriving at Caluyo community. On the way, we will enjoy bird watching and have a small ceremony to the Pachamama. Once in Caluyo we will learn about the Kallawayas tradition before dinner and rest in community lodge.
After breakfast we begin our 4 – hour trek through Caluyo to Chacarapi, we will visit the archeological site Chullpapata and later have lunch in Chacarapi. After a good rest, we continue walking for 3-hour more arriving at Chari to participate in a traditional weaving workshop before spending the night in the community lodge.
On our third day, we continue our trek for 2-hour along to Charazani and arrive at the village to enjoy the thermal waters and lunch, then we continue in private transport return to La Paz at 18:30 approximately.
Difficulty: 3: Moderate walking, hilly terrain*
Itinerary: Day 1: La Paz – Qutapampa – Caluyo; Day 2: Caluyo – Chacarapi – Chari; Day 3: Chari – Charazani – La Paz
Highlights: Kallawayas Tradition, Andean Landscape, Community tourism, Thermal Waters, Cultural history
Price: $340/pp min. 2.
Inclusions: local guide (Spanish only), private transport, Andean snack, entrance fees, lodging, all meal (from breakfast day 1 to lunch day 3)
Optional: Stop in Santiago de Okola on your way back to La Paz.
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