LAKE TITICACA TOUR FROM CUSCO 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT
The best Lake Titicaca Tour from Cusco aboard the most comfortable bus and boat. This 2-day trip to Titicaca Lake from Cusco is the best way to visit the floating islands in Puno.
During this scenic bus journey you will make several stops, so you can visit four incredible attractions. For instance, Andahuaylillas, Racchi, La Raya, and the stone museum. Also, receive an exceptional bilingual guided tour of every attraction included on this fantastic day trip.
On the second day visit the Uros floating islands made by legendary Uros People. The construction of Uros floating islands are entirely out of reed plants that grow in the area. Moreover, locals use this plant for almost everything. For example, they build their house, boat, mattress, and they can even use it for food. Most importantly, they speak Aymara their native language which is mostly used in this part of the region.
Our day trip to Lake Titicaca from Puno also includes the Quechuan island of Taquile, located about 2.5 hours from the city of Puno. This isolated island is populated by Quechuan inhabitants who live from agriculture, cattle farming, fishing and weaving. Besides that, the island’s summit has the most beautiful 360 degree panoramic views of the majestic lake.
If you are planing to visit only the Uros and Taquile islands, then we offer you a day trip to Lake Titicaca from Puno. Additionally, we deliver a great range of Lake Titicaca Tours from Cusco either in private or shared service..
IMPORTANT DETAILS OF LAKE TITICACA TOUR FROM CUSCO
- Bus Journey from Cusco to Puno starts: 7:00am, arrives in Puno City at 5:00pm.
- Highlights day 1: Andahuaylillas church, Racchi Inca complex, Buffet lunch, La raya (border) and Pucara stone museum.
- Highlights day 2: Lake Titicaca, Uros Floating Islands, Taquile Land Island and lunch with great views.
IMPORTANT: Please, keep in mind that we include just 1 night hotel in Puno. If you want to stay an extra night or request a transfer service to Juliaca Airport, let us know in advance.
Hotels in Puno are a lot better than Juliaca, and you should consider one hour distance between these two cities if planning to fly to Lima. And if you want take the bus to La Paz in Bolivia, it has to be in the mornings so you can easily cross the borderline.
Make an extension for Bolivia Salt Flats Tour 4 days (tourist visa required for US citizens). If you want us to send you a detailed information about Titicaca Lake and Bolivia Salt Flats tour, let us know clearly in your reservation email.