Colca Canyon

Puno and Lake Titicaca Tours

Puno and Lake Titicaca Day Tours takes you to discover Titicaca lake which is the largest and deepest lake in the Andes and the highest navigable lake in the world at over 3,800 meters above sea level! on the border of Bolivia. Taquile and Amantani islands still preserve the ancestral traditions.


Lake Titicaca Tours and Sillustani Tombs

It is often called the “highest navigable lake” in the world, with a surface elevation of 3,812 metres. Although this refers to navigation by large boats, it is generally considered to mean commercial craft. Lake Titicaca tours Puno offers to visitors the option to discover the Titicaca islands: Uros, Taquile and Amantani, also Perou Voyage tours takes you to discover Sillustani tombs.

Lake Titicaca Day Tours - Puno

Perou Voyage offers different Lake Titicaca Day tours Puno for discovering the Titicaca Lake and the main tourist attractions in Puno city. Puno is located in the South East of Peru, close to the border with Bolivia and at the shores of Lake Titicaca. This lake is the highest navigable lake of the world, at an altitude of more than 3.800 metres above sea level.

Lake Titicaca Day Tour Puno to the Floating Islands of Uros, from US$ 25 per person

Breakfast at the Kuntur Wassi hotel restaurant from where we will get spectacular views, after breakfast we will go to Cruz del Condor at this natural view point we will watch the famous condors and the Colca Canyon. Then we will do a short hike for around 1 hour from Cruz del Condor to Cruz del Cura view point, along this short hike we will enjoy the andean terraces views and the Colca Canyon. Arrive to Chivay and relaxing time at the hot springs of La Calera for relaxing muscles at 38 ºC. Arrive to Chivay, buffet lunch and departure to Arequipa.

Includes:

English-Speaking tour guide
Private Tourist transportation
Colca Canyon Entrance Fee
Overnight in Sangalle (basic accommodation and private bathroom) and Cabanaconde at Kuntur Wassi hotel
Meals: 2 breakfasts – 3 lunches - 2 dinners
Snacks
Walking Sticks
Entrance fee La Calera thermal water

Not Includes:

Beverages
Mules
Tips


Departures Tour Price
Daily departures Colca Canyon Full Day Tour Backpacker Service $70 American Dollars
Private Vip Service (private transportation and guide)
2 participants $175 USD per person
3-4 paticipants $140 USD per person
5 to more participants $100 USD per person

Lake Titicaca Day Tours Puno: Uros Floating Islands + Amantani + Taquile Island, from US$ 60 per person

Duration:
2 Days
Departures:
Every Day

Day 1: Uros – Amantani Island

Pick you up from your hotel and transfer to the local port. Then we will visit the floating islands of Uros. Main acitivities in these Islands -made of totora- are fishing, hunting, and handwork. We will then continue towards Amantani island where a family is waiting for us to brings us home, where we will stay this overnight in local family place, they provide their typical food (accommodation and food are very basic). After lunch all the group together walk up to highest point of the island to Pachamama and Pachatata ceremonial centers(4.200 m). Here is the best place to get pictures from all the surround lake.

Day 2: Taquile Island – Puno

At 07.30 am after family breakfast we continue by boat for about 2½ hours to the next island Taquile, here we have a short trek around the island. Taquile Island is famous for its craft production, particularly for its beautiful textiles, around these islands there are ruins and Inca terracing. Afterwards we return to Puno.

Includes:

Transportation
Entrance fee
Guide ( Spanish/English)
Lunch

Day 3: Titicaca Lake – Taquile Island – Puno

Today we continue to visit the other island Takile which is very famous for its textiles, later back to Puno and overnight.

Day 4: Transfer Out

Transfer to the airport or bus terminal. End of service

Included:

All accommodations based upon double occupancy
Transportation for the Lake Titicaca Day Tours Puno
Excursions with English and Spanish speaking guide
All entrance fees, Meals as specified in the itinerary (B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner).
Please contact us for more informations about Lake Titicaca Tours.

What to Pack for Lake Titicaca

Small backpack 60lt
Trekking shoes
Windbraker
One complete change of clothing
Strong comfortable and waterproof footwear
Sunblock
Rain jacket or poncho (December to april)
Strong comfortable and waterproof footwear
One complete change of clothing
Sweater and jacket (something warm)
Sun block (sun protection cream)
Camera
Toilet Ppaer
Hat or cap to protect you from the sun

Lake Titicaca Fun Facts

Lake Titicaca is the Highest Lake in the World
Lake Titicaca is located in two countries: Peru and Bolivia
According to the Incan Mythology Lake Titicaca is called “The Birthplace of the Incas”, and “The Birthplace of the Sun”
There are 24 species of freshwater snails living in Lake Titicaca
Uros Islands or the Floating Islands are man made islands out of reeds
Lake Titicaca sits at 3,800 meters above sea level