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From Cusco: 2-Night Lake Titicaca Excursion

4.2 / 5

17 reviews

Activity provider: Peru Hop

From Cusco: 2-Night Lake Titicaca Excursion

Activity provider: Peru Hop
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From US$ 86 per person

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Discover Lake Titicaca with a full-day boat tour of the lake. Visit the famous floating islands and the isolated mainland island community of Taquile.

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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish


  • Visit the man-made Uros island
  • Meet a community which was until recently isolated from the outside world
  • Cruise the highest navigable lake in the world out to the remote island of Taquile
Full description
Day 1 Meet your driver at the bus terminal in Cusco in the evening and board your overnight bus to Puno. Day 2 After a night on the road, arrive in Puno in the morning. Transfer to your hostel where you can leave your bags for the day. Next, take the boat out to the Uros Islands for a guided tour of the famous floating reed islands. Enjoy a cruise through the highest navigable lake in the world to reach the remote island of Taquile. Upon arrival at Taquile, enjoy a guided tour of the island which takes in some of the best viewpoints available before stopping for lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, begin the journey back to Puno.  In Puno, enjoy some free to explore the city or go for dinner at one of the many restaurants before boarding your overnight bus back to Cusco. Day 3 Get dropped off at your hotel or hostel in Cusco in the morning.
  • Return transportation from Cusco
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Boat transportation at Lake Titicaca
  • Bilingual Spanish and English-speaking guide
  • Entry ticket to Uros Floating Islands
  • Entry ticket to Taquile Island
  • Lunch
  • Showers at the hostel storage area
  • Breakfast and dinner in Puno
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hostel bag storage
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • 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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Meeting point

Meet in the Hop private bus terminal at Industrial 550, 300 meters from the end of Av. del Sol. The average time to get from Plaza de Armas to our terminal is 10 to 15 minutes.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • This tour is subject to variation without prior notice, due to weather issues (rain, mudslides, overflows, etc), strikes and/or demonstrations and any other event that does not allow the normal development of the itinerary
  • This is a 1-day activity with 2 overnight bus journeys
  • There is a hostel where you can store your bags and pay to shower
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 17 reviews

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Peru Hop has very comfortable buses for the long journey, especially in the lower part where the seats are bigger. The boat was in good condition, the guide was great and explained everything, the islands and presentations are amazing and well worth it. Lunch was good (with vegetarian option), in general the tour delivers what it promises and ends in the late afternoon, allowing you to stroll around the city before returning. We don't think it's worth staying overnight in Puno, so this tour was ideal! The only negative point was that when you arrive in Puno they drop you off at the meeting point, which is a hostel to wait for the tour, there you can have a very simple breakfast for 15 soles, use internet and bathroom. If you choose not to have breakfast, you are still charged 10 soles for the stay, use of internet (bad) and bathroom (no soap and toilet paper), but no one warns you about this beforehand and you are surprised when you arrive there at dawn (and they don't spea

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September 21, 2022

Excellent service!! I don't know how Leto the group in Cusco, there were only 3 of us, but the pick-up and transfer service were excellent !!!, the guide knew the tour and explained great in several languages! It was very enjoyable and we learned a lot about the culture thanks to the guide's explanations !!! An experience like no other !! recommended ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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July 18, 2021

March 13, 2022

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