Cusco: 2-Day Lake Titicaca Tour

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Cusco: 2-Day Lake Titicaca Tour

From US$ 279 per person

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

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2 days
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Host or greeter
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pick-up is from your Cusco accommodation.

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 6:30 AM before heading to the tourist bus station for Puno. During the trip, you will make different stops for different tourist centers. At 8:10 AM you will take a 35-minute tour of the Temple of Andahuaylillas Chapel Sixtina de America. Later on, you will explore the Archeological 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. Your day will end at 5:30 PM, at which point you will arrive in the city of Puno to rest in your hotel. Day 2: Puno Your second day will begin at 6:30 AM, 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 11:00 AM, 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 1:00 PM 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 approximately 5:00 PM you will arrive at the hotel lobby. At 9:00 PM you will transfer to the bus station, depart for Cusco at 10:00 PM and arrive at 5:00 AM the following morning. You can then take a taxi back to your hotel.
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
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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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)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 8 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Safety
    3.7/5

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Good experience to explore puno & lake titicaca. Just beware that after finish tour on the 2nd day, you still have time to explore puno as the bus to go back to cusco will depart around 10pm and you will arrive in Cusco around 5am next day

March 2, 2019

Marvelous

Everything went 100%. Coordination and first class services

September 30, 2019

The truth was very good, the tour is beautiful, the people of the hotel behaved beautifully and the buses to come from Cusco very good, very comfortable, no complaints, super recommended !!

September 25, 2019

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