Puno

The cradle of the Inca Empire

Intro

A festive city with floating islands and colorful folk traditions. Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world, home to different cultures such as Quechua, Aymara and Uros

Main Attractions

Experiences

  1. Villages of Millennial Heritage: Full day Excursion to the Uros Islands, the Luquina Community and the town of Chucuito.
  2. Adventure of the old time: Visit Full Day to the town of Llanchon, Kayaks and the Taquile Island.
  3. Temples of the past: Full day Excursion to the churches of Juli and Pomata.
  4. Visiting the islands: Uros, Amantani and Taquile.
  5.  Ancestral Trade – Typical Half-day Tour, Sunday market in Acora
  6. Cultures and Customs: Llachon Community and Taquile Island

General Information

El Lago Titicaca es un área natural protegida en la que se han registrado docenas de aves, peces y anfibios.

Altitude maximun:
4.725 MAMSL. (San Antonio de Esquilache)

Altitude minimun:
820 MAMSL. (Lanlacuni bajo) 

Weather:

Cold and Semi-dryMaximum: 27ºC  / 81ºF. Minimum: 14ºC / 57ºF

Access Routes

By air: Regular flights to/from Cusco (approximately 50 min) and Lima (approximately 2 hours)

By land: 394 kms (245 miles) approximately 6 hours

By train: 394 kms (245 miles), approximately 10 hours