From Cusco: 2-Day Lake Titicaca Tour

From Cusco: 2-Day Lake Titicaca Tour

From $289 per person

Visit the highest navigable lake in the world, Lake Titicaca, on a 2-day tour from Cusco. Stop at various important archeological sites throughout the journey on the first day.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please at your hotel in the lobby or reception at the time indicated.
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  • Discover the highest navigable lake in the world on a 2-day tour from Cusco
  • Visit the Temple of Andahuaylillas and Temple of Wiracocha on the journey from Cusco to Puno
  • Embark on a tour of Lake Titicaca, visiting the Uros Islands and the island of Taquile
  • Enjoy a scenic hike on Taquile, followed by a traditional lunch
Full description
Day 1: Start with pickup from your hotel in Cusco at 6:30 AM and be transferred to the bus station. Begin the journey towards Puno, a city located on the shores of Lake Titicaca in southeastern Peru. During the journey, stop at various locations of historical significance such as the Temple of Andahuaylillas and the Temple of Wiracocha at the Raqch'i archeological site. Cross the Raya Mountain range and stop at the Pucará Lithic Museum, which contains various pre-Inca stone carvings.  Arrive in Puno at approximately 5:00 PM in the afternoon. Be transferred to your accommodation where you will receive a short briefing on the Lake Titicaca excursion. Then, feel free to explore Puno and its quiet streets. Day 2: Be picked up from your accommodation in Puno on the second day between 6:45 AM and 7:15 AM. Be dropped off at the port in Puno and board a speedboat for your tour on Lake Titicaca. Visit the Uros Islands, where you will learn more about the life of the local people who live on the lake. See how their houses are constructed on floating islands, and browse through a range of crafts made by the locals. Next, travel to the island of Taquile. Discover its charming main square with its colonial chapel. Enjoy a typical local lunch here before returning to Puno. Arrive back at your hotel to collect your belongings, and enjoy some free time for dinner in the city. Be transferred to the bus station at 9:00 PM and depart for Cusco at 10:00 PM. Travel overnight in a comfortable bus with reclining bed seats. Arrive back in Cusco at 5:00 AM the next morning and have a taxi take you back to your hotel.
  • Professional guides
  • Pickup from your hotel in Cusco
  • Return transportation between Cusco and Puno
  • Entrance to Raqch'i archeological site
  • Entrance to Temple of Andahuaylillas
  • Entrance to Pucará Lithic Museum
  • Buffet lunch on day 1
  • 1 night's accommodation in Puno
  • Boat tour on Lake Titicaca
  • Local lunch on day 2
  • Transfer to Puno bus station on day 2
  • Other services not mentioned
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Jacket
  • Rain gear

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with reduced mobility
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