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  2. Puno
  3. Lake Titicaca

Cusco: 2-Day Lake Titicaca Tour

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Visit Lake Titicaca by boat, as well enjoying a touristic bus trip with various stops. You will become immersed in Peruvian culture, whilst also enjoying traditional food on your 2-day tour.
About this activity
Duration 2 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Spanish, English
Booklets
Spanish, Faeroese

Pick-up service

Pick-up is from your Cusco accommodation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit one of the largest lakes in the world
  • Encounter the floating cities of Uros and Taquile
  • Enjoy the route of the Sun
  • Take a trip through Lake Titicaca
Full description
Day 1: Cusco to Puno

You will be picked up from your hotel at 6:30AM before heading to the tourist bus station for Puno. During the trip, you will make different stops for different tourist centers. At 8:10AM you will take a 35-minute tour of the Temple of Andahuaylillas Chapel Sixtina de America. Later on you will explore the Arqueological Complex of Raqchi, before sitting down for a buffet-style lunch.

In the afternoon, you will visit the Step la Raya, before continuing to explore the Museum Litico de Pucapucara and the Arqueological complex of Kalassaya. Your day will end at 5:30PM, at which point you will arrive to the city of Puno to rest in your hotel.

Day 2: Puno

Your second day will begin at 6:30AM, at which point you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the Port of Puno. You will then board your boat in Puno, departing for Taquile. You will then visit the Uros Islands, where you will participate in a cultural demonstration that allows you to discover the Uro way of life. At 11:00AM, you will reach a secondary port on the island of Taquile, from where you will go up a gentle slope towards the main town. This walk lasts approximately 1 hour, and during the tour your guide will let you discover many aspects of the local Taquile culture.

At 1:00PM you will break for lunch at a village restaurant, where it is recommended to try the quinoa soup and the fresh fried fish from the lake. Following lunch, your return to the main port of Taquile will begin. At 2:30PM, you will board to go to Puno, and at 5:00PM you will begin your transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Includes
  • Pick-up from hotel
  • Bus from Cusco to Puno with stops at tourist centers
  • Breakfast on day 2
  • Buffet lunch on day 1
  • Lunch on day 2
  • Professional guide
  • Boat for the lake
  • Visit to the islands of Urus and Taquile
  • 1 night in a hotel in Puno
  • Return bus from Puno to Cusco
  • Tourist tickets
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Please bring a passport or identity document, a personal light backpack, a raincoat or rain poncho, a hat, sunscreen, personal medication, energy bars, sunglasses, a camera, and pocket money
• Be sure to acclimatize before your trip (it is advisable to drink coca tea)