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Full–Day Sightseeing Bus Tour between Cusco and Puno

4.5 / 5

21 reviews

Full–Day Sightseeing Bus Tour between Cusco and Puno

From $83 per person

Take a bus trip between Cusco and Puno, stop for great cultural visits on the way, and enjoy a delicious Peruvian buffet lunch.

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 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste delicious Peruvian food in a local restaurant
  • Visit the Lithic Museum of Pucara
  • Explore the Inca site of Raqchi
  • See amazing views of the Andes from La Raya
  • Visit the beautiful church of San pedro de Andahuaylillas
Full description
Start your tour at 7:00 AM as you depart. Enjoy a guided tour of the church San Pedro de Andahuaylillas, considered one of the most beautiful religious buildings in the Andes thanks to the rich decoration. Move on to take a guided tour of the Archaeological complex of Raqchi, home to agricultural terraces, an artificial lagoon, Inca houses and the Temple of Wiracocha God, a pilgrimage destination during Inca times. Sit down for a buffet lunch in Sicuani town to taste delicious Peruvian food, before you move on to Abra La Raya, a natural and political border. See the imposing Chimboya mountain towering at 5300 meters high. Visit the Lithic Museum of Pucara and discover an ancient civilization that emerged in the high plains 2000 years ago. See the many anthropomorphic designs carved on stone, worshiped by the Pucara civilization. Please note that the described itinerary is the route from Cusco to Puno; if you choose to take the tour in the opposite direction, your itinerary will be reversed.
Includes
  • Entrance fees to Church San Pedro de Andahuaylillas
  • Entrance fees to the complex of Raqchi
  • Entrance fees to the Lithic Museum Pucara
  • Buffet lunch
  • Professional guide in English or Spanish
  • One–way shared transfer from Cusco to Puno or Puno to Cusco (depending on option chosen)
  • Beverages on board
  • Beverages at the restaurant
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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
  • 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

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Important information

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  • Vegetarian options are available during the buffet lunch
  • Hotel pick–up and drop off can be added as an optional extra during booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.1/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4.9/5

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it was a great ride there were only 4 of us on the bus. The guide was super nice and we ate very well. I highly recommend it if you want to visit while going to Puno.

August 31, 2021

Great experience travelling from Puno to Cusco. The bus was very comfortable and the guides were great!

August 11, 2021

It was a very enjoyable trip ... you saw a lot Raqchi was beautiful and the baroque church just wow ... alternative to the normal bus trip to Puno!

February 10, 2020

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