Welcome to Puno

With a regal plaza, concrete block buildings and crumbling bricks that blend into the hills, Puno has its share of both grit and cheer. It serves as the jumping-off point for Lake Titicaca and is a convenient stop for those traveling between Cuzco and La Paz. But it may just capture your heart with its own rackety charm... Read More

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Lake Titicaca and Sun Island Overnight Catamaran Cruise from Puno

Explore Lake Titicaca and Sun Island on an overnight cruise from Puno! After hotel pickup, head to Copacabana and board a catamaran to begin your adventure through Peru’s Lake Titicaca, one of the largest lakes in South America. Visit Sun Island and the town of Challapampa, where you’ll discover the rich history and legacy of the Inca culture. Visit the Inca temples Chincana and Pilko Kaina and learn about the importance of these ancient Inca structures. This overnight tour is perfect if you're looking for a mix of history and beauty while visiting Peru.

$199 History & culture

Puno & Lake Titicaca Independent Adventure

Lake Titicaca is not only the largest lake in South America, it's also overflowing with culture and history. Sitting at 3838m above sea level, this is the highest navigable lake in the world. Spend a full day on the lake and meet its most famous residents—the Uros people, who live on floating, man-made islands made of reeds collected from the lake. Enjoy the breathtaking views from the lunch spot at the top of Taquile Island before browsing through the handwoven textiles at a local weaving cooperative.

$76 Small group tours

Overnight Amantani Island Homestay Experience from Puno

Get ready to go back in time for a colorful, vibrant and eye-opening cultural experience visiting 3 different indigenous cultures on Lake Titicaca. Spend the night with an indigenous family on the remote Island of Amantani. Visit the Uros Floating Islands and Taquile Island. Get to know local Aymara and Quechua-speaking families and experience their unique way of living. Admire awe-inspiring views of Lake Titicaca and the Cordillera Real mountain range.

$199 Small group tours

2-Day Amantani Homestay Including Kayak Experience

Get ready to go back in time on a colourful, vibrant and eye-opening cultural experience. Go kayaking on Lake Titicaca and spend the night with an indigenous family on the remote island of Amantani. Get to know the local Aymara and Quechua-speaking families and experience their unique way of living.

$229 History & culture

Lake Titicaca Homestay Independent Adventure

Get a unique perspective on local Peruvian life. Relax on the pristine waters of Lake Titicaca and immerse yourself in rural indigenous culture. Get a first-hand experience of the people who live life in ways we can hardly imagine on a homestay opportunity in a small village. Explore the village, get to know your hosts, and peek through a window into a culture that is unique and fascinating.

$115 Small group tours

2-Day Tour Uros, Amantani and Taquile Islands with Homestay

This is a homestay tourism tour. You will visit the three islands of lake Titicaca: Uros, Taquile and Amantani where you will stay with a local family. This is a very nice tour for people that want to know the culture of the Andes and enjoy the wonderful landscapes along lake Titicaca.