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Titicaca Experience – Full Day

Departure Days
DAILY

Time of Departure
22:00pm (meet at our terminal 21:30pm)

Pick up Location
Peru Hop Private Terminal just 10/15 minutes from hotels/hostels (address will be on booking confirmation).

Duration
1 Day / 2 Nights (one full day tour and 2 overnight buses

Price
$69 - ALL INCLUDED (Transport, lunch and tours included).

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CUSCO – PUNO – CUSCO

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1. Trip Highlights – A summary of the main attractions covered under this pass.
2. Trip Itinerary – Detailed descriptions of the pass.
3. Important Notes – Up to date information regarding holiday periods or anything else which may affect our service.

Trip Highlights

Discover Lake Titicaca with a full day boat tour of the lake visiting the famous “floating islands” and the isolated mainland island community of Taquile.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS (INCLUDED):

  • Uros Floating Islands – Visit the unique floating islands of the Uros, incredible man-made islands in the middle of Lake Titicaca made entirely of Totora reed, on which the Uros people have managed to forge a subsistent lifestyle for centuries.
  • Taquile Island – Considered by many to have the finest woven textiles in the whole of Peru, visit the remote island of Taquile. Learn the traditional history, lifestyle and cultures of the island community, which was until recently closed off to the rest of the world.So isolated it was used as a prison island during the Colonial reign! Walk the island for the best panoramic views of Lake Titicaca and feast on a traditional lake-side lunch.
  • Free hotel/hostel dropoffs returning to Cusco.

 

Bus Timetable

DAY 1

Cusco – Puno

DAY 2

Puno – Full Day Lake Titicaca: Uros & Taquile Island – Cusco

DAY 3

Cusco

21:30pm
Meet in our private bus terminal at Alameda Pachacutec 495 (300m after end of Av. del Sol).

Map of terminal location here.

22:00pm – 06:00am
Overnight bus to Puno.

06:00am – 07:00am
Breakfast in Puno (optional – 8 soles)

07:15am – 09:00am
Boat out to the Uros Islands for a guided tour of the famous “floating reed islands”.

09:00am – 12:00pm
Cruise the highest navigable lake in the world out to the remote Island of Taquile.

12:00pm – 14:30pm
Guided tour of Taquile. Includes island walk to some of the best viewpoints. Lunch on the island.

14:30pm
Return boat ride to Puno.

17:30pm
Arrive to Puno. Drop off at Pacha Suites hostel, a few blocks from the central plaza. Free bag storage and shower use is 10 soles.

17:30pm – 21:00pm
Free time to explore Puno around the Plaza de Armas and enjoy dinner in one of the many central restaurants.

21:00pm – 21:30pm
Pick-up from Pacha Suites. Overnight return bus to Cusco.

06:00am – 06:30am
Hotel/hostel drop off.

Included:

  • Boat transport
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entry ticket to Uros Floating Islands
  • Entry ticket to Taquile Island
  • Lunch in Taquile

Not Included:

  • Reed Boat Ride (Kontiki) in Uros Islands: S/.10 soles – this is OPTIONAL but the locals will try to sell this to you.
  • Breakfast and dinner in Puno

DAY 1

Cusco – Puno

DAY 2

Puno – Full Day Lake Titicaca: Uros & Taquile Island – Cusco

DAY 3

Cusco

21:30pm
Meet in our private bus terminal at Alameda Pachacutec 495 (300m after end of Av. del Sol).

Map of terminal location here.

22:00pm – 06:00am
Overnight bus to Puno.

06:00am – 07:00am
Breakfast in Puno (optional – 8 soles)

07:15am – 09:00am
Boat out to the Uros Islands for a guided tour of the famous “floating reed islands”.

09:00am – 12:00pm
Cruise the highest navigable lake in the world out to the remote Island of Taquile.

12:00pm – 14:30pm
Guided tour of Taquile. Includes island walk to some of the best viewpoints. Lunch on the island.

14:30pm
Return boat ride to Puno.

17:30pm
Arrive to Puno. Drop off at Pacha Suites hostel, a few blocks from the central plaza. Free bag storage and shower use is 10 soles.

17:30pm – 21:00pm
Free time to explore Puno around the Plaza de Armas and enjoy dinner in one of the many central restaurants.

21:00pm – 21:30pm
Pick-up from Pacha Suites. Overnight return bus to Cusco.

06:00am – 06:30am
Hotel/hostel drop off.

Included:

  • Boat transport
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entry ticket to Uros Floating Islands
  • Entry ticket to Taquile Island
  • Lunch in Taquile

Not Included:

  • Reed Boat Ride (Kontiki) in Uros Islands: S/.10 soles – this is OPTIONAL but the locals will try to sell this to you.
  • Breakfast and dinner in Puno

Important Notes

13 - 16 APRIL 2017 SEMANA SANTA

Easter weekend holidays.  Hostel and tour prices increase during this period.  MUST book accommodation in advance!

28 – 30 JULY 2017 - INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS (PERU)

Biggest public holidays of the year.  Hostel and tour prices increase during this period. MUST book accommodation in advance!