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Discover Peruvian Lake Titicaca

  • Lake Titicaca boat leaving Puno
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3 days / 2 nights from £175 per person Based on two people sharing double or twin rooms in standard accommodation. Flights are available separately.
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Highlights: Lake Titicaca, Puno

Set sail on the highest navigable lake in the world, visiting the Uros floating islands and the fascinating Island of Taquile.

Day

City

Activity

Overnight

Meals*

Day 1

Puno

Arrive Puno

Puno

-

Day 2

Puno

Islands of Lake Titicaca tour

Puno

B, L

Day 3

Puno

Depart Puno

-

B

* B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner


Upgrades and Extensions
  • Upgrade your hotel in Puno to a Superior Lakeside hotel
  • Stay a night on Taquile Island for an unforgettable experience and enjoy two full days touring on Lake Titicaca
Combinations
  • Add this tour to any of our Cusco based tours, ask us to add transport between Cusco and Puno
  • Travel overland to Arequipa or direct to Chivay in the Colca Canyon from Puno
  • Cross into the Bolivian side of Lake Titicaca to visit Sun Island and travel on to La Paz

Day 1: Arrive Puno

Upon arrival in Puno you will have a transfer to your chosen hotel.  If you arrive into Juliaca airport you will have a shared transfer in a mini-bus with other tourists.  The drive is about 45 minutes.  If you arrive into Puno bus or train station you will have a private transfer to your hotel.  Spend the night in our standard hotel in Puno.

Day 2: Islands of Lake Titicaca tour

You will be collected from your hotel early in the morning for a transfer to the port.  Here you will meet the rest of your group and your English speaking guide for the day.  After about 30 minutes by boat you will arrive at the floating Uros Islands, built from reeds by the Uros people who still live on the islands in traditional reed houses.  After a short visit you will continue by boat to Taquile Island.  You will need to walk uphill to the main square in the centre of the island, where you will be rewarded with fantastic views of the Island, and have a traditional lunch of fresh trout.  In the afternoon you will have time to explore and appreciate the island and its people, before returning to Puno by boat, arriving at around 5pm.  Spend the night in our standard hotel in Puno.

Day 3: Depart Puno

At the appropriate time you will have a shared transfer from your hotel to Juliaca Airport, or a private transfer to the bus or train station in Puno.


Included:
  • 2 nights in our Standard hotel, including buffet breakfast
  • Group tour with English speaking guide as described
  • Transfers as described with spanish speaking driver
  • Meals as indicated
Not Included:
  • Alcoholic or soft drinks available to purchase on Taquile Island (hot drinks are included with your meal)
  • Unspecified meals and services
  • Optional tips for guides and / or drivers
  • International and domestic flights
  • Airport taxes

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Lake Titicaca boat leaving PunoThe Floating Uros Islands of Lake Titicaca, PeruThe Island of Taquile, Lake Titicaca, PeruMaking friends with the locals, Taquile IslandTraditional reed boat of the Uros people, Lake Titicaca, Peru
  • DSA Standard Puno Hotel

Our Standard hotel in Puno is clean, comfortable and located just a few blocks from the main Plaza.  All rooms have en-suite bathrooms with hot water and towels, and some in-room facilities like a TV and phone.  There is wi-fi in the lobby areas and most rooms.  It is tastefully decorated and full of charm.  The rooms are fairly small.  The staff are friendly and helpful, and speak basic English. This hotel is classified as 3* locally.

Packing List
  • Lightweight long cotton trousers
  • Long sleeved cotton or linen shirts
  • A body-warmer or down jacket
  • Thermal and fleece layers
  • Trainers or walking shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Sun block
  • Small backpack
  • Water and snacks
  • Camera, memory card and charger
  • Cash for souvenirs on the Islands
All our tours are fully customisable - please ask us about any changes you would like to make to this itinerary.