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TITICACA EXPRESS 3 DAYS & 2 NIGHTS

The Titicaca Express 3 days Tour you will visit the world’s highest lake. Lake Titicaca is a water body of an area of ​​8562 km² located in the department of Puno specifically between the territories of Peru and Bolivia It is the highest navigable lake in the world and currently occupies the 19th place of the world by surface.

From USD 350

Type Tour

History, culture

Recommended

Those who like nature, lakes and spend time with family.

Distance - Dificulty

Easy

DETAILS

Day 1 : Bus to Puno

Transfer to the bus station to take the bus to Puno, a special bus service with stops along the way, showing the highlight of this road with a bilingual guide on board. We will stop first in the village of “Andahuaylillas”, where we will visit an impressive cathedral built in colonial times. Then we will continue our tour of the famous “Inca Temple of Racchi”, here our local guide will show us the most important sectors of Racchi and explain about the Inca Empire. Racchi is the only Inca place where visitors can see circular constructions and mud brick walls, something that you will not see anywhere else on your trip.
Then we will head for the picturesque “village of Sicuani”, where we will enjoy a nice buffet lunch, served with local products from this region. Here you will surely enjoy an authentic Andean lunch. We continued our journey through the Andean plateau until reaching the highest point of this route, an icy place called “La Raya”, surrounded by huge snowy mountains at 4335 meters high. At this point we will get off the bus for photos and also, if you wish, to buy some Alpaca or Vicuna wool handmade products, in one of the small shops nearby. Later we will visit the Pukara Community, where we will visit the Pukara Museum, an interesting place that houses ancient monoliths and human remains of the Pukara culture. We will arrive in Puno around 5:00 pm.
Accommodation in Puno

Day 2 : Uros and Amantani Island

Before 8:00 am pick up from the hotels in the center of Puno, motorboat transportation that stops in the Uros Islands for 30 minutes where you can see how families used the totora and used this to build houses Treir and other customs. Before leaving for the island of Amantani. There are no hotels on the Amantani Islands, but upon arrival the group is split into smaller groups for overnight stays with local families. It is very beautiful and quiet. There are six villages and ruins on the two peaks of the island, Pacha Tata and Pacha Mama, from where there are excellent views. The residents make beautiful fabrics and sell them quite cheaply after this we return to the house to sleep. The people speak Quechua, but they understand Spanish.
Accommodation: Homestay in Amantani Island

Day 3 : Taquile

We go to the island of Taquile for about an hour, when we arrive we visit the city of Taquile are numerous pre-Inca and Inca ruins and Inca terraces. The island is narrow, only about 1 kilometer wide, and 6-7 kilometers long. There is a cooperative shop on the island that sells exceptional wool goods that are not cheap but of very good quality, you will have the opportunity to buy beautiful handcrafted fabrics that represent life on the islands. Overall, it makes it an interesting visit since there is no other place like it in the world. Transfer to the Hotel around 5pm.
Accommodation in Puno.

INCLUDED

  • Transfer in Cusco: hotel – bus station
  • Transfer in Puno: bus station – hotel
  • Tourist bus to Puno with buffet lunch and bilingual guide.
  • Accommodation 2 nights Tour Uros, Amantani and Taquile Island with bilingual guide, boat, entrance.
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary

NOT INCLUDED

  • Entrance to the sites 40 soles
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Tips and additional expenses

WHAT YOU SHOULD TAKE FOR THIS TOUR

  • Sneakers, polo shirts, pants, shorts, rain poncho (Nov-Mar).
  • Sun hat, sunscreen, bottled water and personal medicines
  • Extra Money, Cameras

Booking Form

Go to the booking page and fill out our booking form.You make a person fill out the form for the group, so be sure to book all together. Have your passport ready, that is important for us that you enter all your information details.

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