This excursion to the city of Puno will take you on a speed boat tour of Lake Titicaca.  After exploring the floating islands of Uros, you will travel to the solid island of Tequile to have lunch with a local family and walk along the perimeter.  This authentic experience cannot be missed!


We will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at 7:30am and drop you off at the airport or the train or bus station. No matter what type of transportation you choose, this trip will take the full day. Our staff will pick you up from the airport or station in Puno upon arrival and take you to your hotel. You will have the evening to explore Puno on your own and enjoy dinner at your leisure.


Your guide will pick you up from your hotel early in the morning to take you to the port of Puno. You will board a motor boat to one of the legendary Uros Islands where you can observe the lives of the Uros people who live on floating reed islands.
Then you continue across the lake for 3 hours to arrive Taquile island where you will have a traditional lunch cooked by a local family. After some free time in the afternoon, your guide will take you for a hike to the highest point of the island. From there, you will go back to the boat and we will take you back to Puno and your hotel. Dinner will be on your own in Puno.


After breakfast, depending your flight itinerary, we will take you to Juliaca (JUL) airport to take your plane to your next destination.

  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco
  • Transportation to Puno and around town/boat tour
  • English speaking guide
  • Overnight in 3 star hotel for 2 nights
  • First Breakfast
  • Dinners in puno
  • Tips for guides
  • Alcoholic beverages of any kind

Walking time: 2 hours (more or less depending on how much you want to see)

Difficulty: Easy

Elevation: 3900m/12,507ft

Weather: Chilly early; warm while walking midday; cold in the evening. Weather is unpredictable at high elevation. Please bring rain gear just in case.

$235 – Transportation by bus
$310 – Transportation by plane
$425 – Transportation by Vistadome Train