Discover The Folklore Capital of Peru with our Puno Tours
Puno is a bustling city sat on the shores of the highest navigable body of water in the world, Lake Titicaca. Sitting at a height of 3,830 meters, regal age-old plazas blend with modern bars and restaurants creating a unique style of charm that may just make you want to stay forever. Located on the crossroads to Cusco, Arequipa and Bolivia, Puno is simply unmissable. Our expansive range of exclusive Puno tours will make sure you get to fully experience the full force of what this city has to offer, from gorgeous floating islands to fascinating cultural museums.
Puno is known as the Folklore Capital of Peru and for good reason. There are over 300 types of indigenous cultures that call this city their home and each have distinct dances, colourful dresses and customs. The city plays host to many beautiful festivals every year, some of which are televised nationally. The good times and drinking that come with these festivals are the stuff of legend with some of the best bars in Peru being found in Puno.
Mingle with Traditional Communities on Stunning Floating Islands
There are over 41 breathtaking floating islands right on Puno’s doorstep on Lake Titicaca, each with distinct and thriving traditional communities waiting to share their way of life with you. Fully experience life on Lake Titicaca with our immerse and unforgettable 2 day Lake Titicaca tour that takes you to the heart of these unique communities. Take you place as a member of one of these rural island villages as you learn about their way of life, explore the island landscapes and stargaze at the magnificent night sky from Lake Titicaca. Our exclusive Puno tours give you the chance to become a true pioneer of the floating islands. We help you discover the famed Uros Islands as well as the lesser known Taquile and Amantani islands.
Explore the Shore-side Ancient Wonders of Lake Titicaca
Along the shores of Lake Titicaca nearby to Puno there are many off the beaten track wonders just waiting for you to find them. Join one of our tours to some of the incredible rural villages that are brimming with history and culture, such as the picturesque Llachón. Take a private tour to discover amazing sites such as the beautiful pre-Incan cemetery at Sillustani or the famed Temple of Fertility at Chucuito. There’s no shortage of ancient heritage in the area and our immersive Puno tours are the best way to make sure you get to see them all.
Navigate Puno’s Little Known Treasures
There’s no shortage of cultural wonders in Puno either with colonial masterpieces mixing with pre-Incan attractions. Take a trip to the finest museums in the region including the insightful Museo Carlos Dreyer and discover the endearing story of Buque Museo Yaraví. Our Puno tours take you to some truly unique attractions in the region. Including the 17th century La Casa del Corregidor, an age-old residence turned fair-trade arts store and cafe. Last but not least take a tour to discover the incredible story behind the magnificent Doorway of Amaru Meru, the ancient tale of a pre-Incan priest and his interaction with the Gods.