From Cusco: Titicaca Lake - Full day tour with sleeper bus

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Discover the beauty of Lake Titicaca from Cusco. Travel overnight on a comfortable sleeper bus, transfer to Uros Island and Taquile by speedboat, and have lunch with a local family.

Highlights

  • Connect with locals, hear about their way of life, and have lunch with a family
  • Visit an artificial island constructed with totora reeds by the Uros people
  • Pickup a unique souvenir with a visit to a traditional market on Taquile
  • Sleep on the way to and from Puno on board a comfortable sleeper bus
  • Marvel at stunning views while gliding across the lake on a speedboat

Description

Begin with pickup from your accommodation in the historical center of Cusco at 9:00 PM. Rest for the night on a sleeper bus with 180 degree reclining seats. Arrive in Puno in the early morning, enjoy a tasty breakfast, and have the chance to take a shower before heading to the port. Hop on board a speedboat for the short transfer to Uros Island. Take in views of rugged mountain ranges and high plateaus, providing a dramatic backdrop to the shimmering waters of the lake. Be greeted by a local family on Uros Island and hear about their traditions, customs, and lifestyle. Catch a speedboat to the island of Taquile and admire its rolling hills and terraced fields, with steep cliffs plunging down to the shores of Lake Titicaca. Stop at traditional markets where you can capture pictures of colorful goods and shop for handcrafted souvenirs. Sit down to a lunch with a local family that bursting with regional flavors. You will have the afternoon free to get to know the historical center of Puno. Board the sleeper bus at 9:00 PM and travel overnight on the sleeper bus and arrive back at your hotel in Cusco in the early morning (5:30 AM).

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off in the Cusco city center Sleeper bus transportation to/from Puno English- and Spanish-speaking guide Speedboat transfer Continental breakfast Lunch with a local family

Important Information

  • This is a 1-day activity with 2 overnight bus journeys There is a hostel where you can store your bags and take a shower The tour involves a walk of around 30 minutes on Taquile Island. It is advisable to be in Cusco one or two days before for acclimatization. The reed boat ride is not included (15 soles)

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