Multi-day trip

From Cusco: Lake Titicaca with a visit to Uros and Taquile

Activity provider: MPTC GETS

From Cusco: Lake Titicaca with a visit to Uros and Taquile

Activity provider: MPTC GETS

From US$ 269 per person

Travel to the stunning Andean mountain lake of Titicaca on this 2-day tour from Cusco. Visit the Uros Islands and archeological sites like Pukara, Andahuaylillas, and Raqchi.

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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Wait at the reception of your hotel, please also send a photo of your passport and date of entry to Peru in order to come for you.

Experience

Highlights
  • Have the chance to try fresh fish from lake Titicaca on the island of Taquile
  • Discover the beauty of Titicaca, as you cruise around the Andean mountain lake
  • Delve into local culture with a local demonstration on the island of Uros
  • Immerse yourself in the Incan past as you explore the Raqchi archaeological site
  • Marvel at how European and Andean architecture collide at Andahuaylillas
Full description

Discover the beauty of lake Titicaca and its islands on this 2-day tour from Cusco. Stay overnight in a comfortable 3-star hotel and enjoy delicious lunches. Learn about the local Taquile culture.

Day One:

Be picked up from your hotel and driven to the bus station to catch your bus to Puno. Sit back and relax on the scenic drive to the Andean Baroque Andahuaylillas church. Explore the rich artwork in this 16th century Jesuit church on a guided tour.

Board the bus and head to the Incan archaeological complex of Raqchi. Walk through the complex to admire the ancient adobe and stonework. Continue to the city of Sicuani where you can enjoy a delectable buffet lunch.

Drive to La Raya where you can take in breathtaking views of mountains that are considered sacred. Uncover the history of ancient cultures at the museum Litico Pukara before transferring to your accommodation in Puno to rest for the evening. Day Two:

Start the day with pickup from your hotel and transportation to the Port of Puno. Hop aboard a boat and view the mountains and towns that line the shores of lake Titicaca as you cruise to the island of Uros.

Take part in a cultural demonstration to gain a deeper understanding of the local Taquile culture. Follow your guide on a walking tour of the island. Have a lunch of fresh fried fish and quinoa cream at a local restaurant.

Return to your hotel in Puno to rest or spend some free time exploring the area. Leave for Cusco at 9:30 PM and travel overnight to reach your accommodation in Cusco in the morning.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • 1 night stay in a 3 star hotel
  • Cruise on lake Titicaca
  • 2 lunches
  • Entrance fees for Andahuaylillas
  • Entrance fees to Raqchi
  • Entrance fees to Pukara
  • Entrance fees for the Uros islands
  • Entrance fees to Taquile island
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People over 95 years
Covid-19 precautions

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

Safety measures in place
  • 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
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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  • Comfortable shoes

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  • Alcohol and drugs
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August 11, 2022

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