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Cusco to Puno

 

We offer you a great excursion aboard a comfortable tourist bus. This tour includes visits to the most important attractions between Cusco and Puno.


You will learn about the town of Andahuaylillas and its beautiful colonial church known as the Sistine Chapel of the Americas, the archaeological complex of Raqchi built in honor of the god Wiracocha, and the museum of Pucara.

 

visit

Museum of Pukara (3900 masl);This museum is the most important Ceremonial Center of the Altiplano.


In the museum, you will discover the origin of the Pucará culture through lithic sculptures and ceramics.


Guidance time: Approximately 25 minutes.

 

La Raya (4335 masl); We will have a brief stop at La Raya, the highest point of this trip.


Guidance Time: 15 minutes to take pictures.

 

Sicuani - Lunch Buffet - Campestre Restaurant (3552 masl):
Time: approximately one hour for a lunch buffet.

 

Raqchi - Temple of Wiracocha (3450 masl); The most important structure of the archaeological site of Raqchi is the Temple of Wiracocha, a huge rectangular structure of two floors that measures 92 meters long by 25.5 wide and approximately 9.80 meters tall, Its central wall was created with finely carved stones.


Guidance Time: Approximately 35 minutes.

 

Colonial Temple of Andahuaylillas (3122 masl)Finally, you will visit the Temple of San Pedro Apóstol (built in 1580), The interior walls and ceilings are covered with beautiful paintings, and the altars and wood carvings are covered in gold.


Guidance time: Approximately 35 minutes.


Cusco - Bus station (3350 masl) 17:00 arrival in Cusco.

 

Itinerary

 

07:00 – 07:15 Transfer from the hotel to the bus station.


07:30 – 08:15 Travel by tourist bus from Cusco to Andahuaylillas.


08:15 – 08:45 Visit of the church of San Pedro of Andahuaylillas.


08:50 – 10:40 Travel by tourist bus to Raqchi.


10:45 – 11:20 Guided tour of the Inca Temple and Raqchi Temple.


11:25 – 12:30 Tourist bus trip to Sicuani.


12:30 – 14:00 Buffet lunch at a local restaurant.


14:05 – 14:40 Travel by tourist bus to La Raya.


14:40 – 14:50 Stop at La Raya to take pictures of the snow covered mountains. This is the highest point of the journey from Cusco to Puno.


14:50 – 15:40 Travel by tourist bus to the town of Pucara.


15:40 – 16:20 Guided tour of the town and museum of Pucara.


16:20 – 17:00 Tourist bus trip to the city of Puno.

Travel Data

TRIP LENGTH

Level

1

Easy

DAY

 

Excellent

4.5/5

Duration :

11 Hours

Departure :

Cusco (07:00)

Return :

Puno (17:00)

Destination :

Archaeological sites

Language :

English / Spanish

Difficulty :

Easy

 

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WHAT IS INCLUDED?

All Transport.

Professional guide (English/ Spanish)

Entrance tickets to places of visit

Buffet lunch in tourist restaurant in Sicuani

 

NOT INCLUDED:

Tourist Ticket for entrance to archeological sites

Snacks, Dinner

Tips or extra expenses

 

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Bring snacks and water

Bring extra cash

Bring a camera

 

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