Top things to do in Copacabana to Yampupata

Top Choice Area in Copacabana to Yampupata


This is a beautifully preserved village where the homes are built with flat stones joined in an earthen mortar. There is a stone church on the hilltop overlooking Titicaca and Isla de la Luna in the distance. Take a…
Village in Copacabana to Yampupata


Ask around town for Hilario Paye Quispe. He can take you on trips around the bay in a totora-reed boat or via motorboat to the peninsula opposite (prices negotiable). You can also camp here.
Seafood in Copacabana to Yampupata

Isla Peñon

Do as the locals do and make a weekend trip to this faux floating island. It's attached to a rocky outcrop with sweeping views, and the trout comes from right beneath your feet.
Village in Copacabana to Yampupata


This picturesque village lies on a secluded crescent-shaped bay encased by green hills. If it’s open, there’s a basic tienda (shop) in town selling soft drinks.
Museum in Copacabana to Yampupata

Museo de Kusijata

A 3km walk northeast along the shoreline from the end of Calles Junín or Ballivián leads to the community of Kusijata, where there’s a former colonial hacienda housing a small, dusty archaeological display. Seek out…
Village in Copacabana to Yampupata


This is a collection of lakefront adobe houses. If you ask around, you’ll find rooms for rent for about B$30. Asociación Transport Yampu Tour Lacustre takes passengers across to the south of Isla del Sol for B$130 (…
Cave in Copacabana to Yampupata

Gruta de Lourdes

A cave that, for locals, evokes images of its respective French and Portuguese namesakes. It attracts devotees from across the border in Peru, particularly in August.
Seafood in Copacabana to Yampupata

Isla Flotante Kalakota

Located just after the Kusijata turnoff, Isla Flotante Kalakota is a good spot to stop for a freshly caught trout lunch.