Isla De La Luna, Copacabana

3.6
#6 of 10 in Things to do in Copacabana
Island · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
​A historic small island, Isla De La Luna emanates cultural significance and rich stories of the ancient Incan people. Wander the dry and hilly terrain discovering multiple archaeological ruins while surrounded by the vast blue waters of Lake Titicaca. The main ruin is an amphitheatre nunnery, a significant site of the "Chosen Women" in Incan religion. The island’s tranquil atmosphere is complimented by premium views of both the Andes and mainland. Experience the villager lifestyle by observing the off shore trout cages with a local fisherman. It is recommended to pack some water and sunscreen. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Isla De La Luna and many more Copacabana attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Copacabana tour itinerary maker tool.
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  • This place reminded me of the ruins in Machu Picchu but of course of a much much smaller scale. Worth a visit.  more »
  • The day we visited there were many locals arriving by boat in traditional dress to celebrate the first day of Spring. The history of the island and the ruins are very interesting.  more »
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  • Loved staying here a night to watch the sunset and take time to explore the island. Amazing views from the miradors and lovely people. It is a bit tourist trappy but I think staying the night vs just a day trip is worth it. Highly recommend
  • interesting to read the positive and negative reviews. I agree with both. However, like anything else, it is what you make of it. There are a couple of great trails, and two pretty good ruins to look at. As with most other local ruins, they are not yet roped off from the public, so one can actually touch the 2000 year old stones. I personally think the entire area is amazing.
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