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1d Tiwanaku

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Among the pre-Columbus villages, the millennial Tiwanaku is, without doubt, the one that has plenty of secrets regarding its origin and mysterious final. Inca culture as well as the first Spaniards who arrived, only saw remains of majestic temples, pyramids and palaces whose stony presence surprised their heart.

Nowadays the Andean culture researchers, still think about a series of queries on whose resolution depends to establish the process of growth of Tiwanaku, its intermediate stadiums and to be able to be explained the incognito of its consummation.

It is not possible to settle down, with meridian precision, which human groups dedicated wisdom and time to the planned creation of this City-sanctuary." (El Imperio del Sol, Hugo Boero Rojo)

This attractiveness is without a doubt the most representative archeological site that our country can offer, visited by strangers and locals, it is an attractiveness that you can not afford to miss.

KANTATAITA - This is a kind of stone model, architecturally carved in a single block of stone of 15 tons, displaying a similar building to that of Kalasasaya temple.

AKAPANA - This is a pyramid-shaped construction of seven stepped terraces. Most temples where astronomically oriented toward the four cardinal points. It is an immense construction whose base was recently excavated.

SEMI-SUBTERRANEAN TEMPLE- The semi-subterranean temple is adorned with transfixed limestone sculptures, representing human bean heads worked in calcareous stone. Inside of the temple you one can observe the Kontiki monolith.

TEMPLE OF KALASASAYA - Considered to be a solar temple, apparently this temple’s purpose was to indicate the chance of seasons, inside it is possible to see some monoliths representations such as: El Fraile, Ponce and the well-known Puerta del Sol, carved in a single block of granite stone 3 meters high and 4 meters wide, with an approximate weight of 10 tons.

PUMA PUNKU - It means Gate of the Puma, apparently it was a pyramid-shaped construction, built on three platforms, and the stones of this place are remarkable for the size and the harmonious line designs, fine carved stones of even 132 tons weight.

TIWANAKU´S REGIONAL MUSEUM - In this local museum are exhibited some of the most important collections from the area. Among them are beautiful ceramics, lithic and metallic pieces, and artifacts made of bones.



  • Private transportation.
  • Specialized guide.
  • Visit the main archeological area, local museum and Puma Punku temple
  • Entrance fee to the attractions.
  • Lunch.


Pax USD/Pax
2 90

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  • Shared transportation.
  • Specialized guide.
  • Visit the main archeological area
  • Entrance fee to the atractions