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Titicaca Lake Extention with Train Option, 3 Days / 2 Nights

By 12 hour train

Lake Titicaca

The unforgettable experience of crossing the Peruvian Andes between Cusco and Puno, and visiting the world’s highest navigable lake, is made even more magical aboard PeruRail Titicaca.


Day 1: Cusco - Puno

In the morning, you will be transferred to the train station to board your luxury train to Puno.

The unforgettable experience of crossing the Peruvian Andes between Cusco and Puno, and visiting the world’s highest navigable lake, is made even more magical aboard PeruRail Titicaca. This train was created to provide passengers with all the luxuries they could want in a trip, while offering them a chance to forge a mystical connection with nature.

Enjoy unrivaled service aboard this beautiful train, dining in 1920s-style Pullman carriages and absorbing breathtaking landscapes. The open-air Observation Car is a dream for photographers keen to capture the quintessential panoramas. The route covered by the PeruRail Titicaca train is considered by many travel magazines to be one of the most beautiful in the world.

The once-in-a-lifetime adventure lasts approximately 10 hours 30 minutes. At the start of the journey, you are welcomed at the Wanchaq Station (Cusco), where local musicians will provide background music as you board the train. Once aboard, you can enjoy the two dining cars decorated in the style of the Pullman cars of the 1920s. Also, during the trip, you will have the finest in gourmet food and indulgent afternoon tea.

*Train from Cusco runs every Wednesday, Friday & Sunday

Reception in Puno and transfer to your hotel. Overnight.

Titilaka Lodge
Titilaka LodgeTitilaka Lodge

Day 2: Puno

Today you will enjoy the different activities included on your accommodation (you just can coordinate it directly during your stay)

Islands of Lake Titicaca
One of the world’s most interesting oddities, the Uros Floating Islands are handmade islands constructed of the totoro reeds that grow abundantly along the lake’s shores. Explore the Uros floating islands and the Island of Taquile on this full-day trip, one of our most popular excursions. Originally constructed as refuge for the Uros people from warring tribes, the new inhabitants never left. They have since developed their own subculture of the Aymara Culture, in one of the most intriguing environments on earth.

The Aymara Route
In the Aymara Route excursion, taking up a whole day, you will get to discover the geography, neighboring communities, nature, and privileged views of the Chucuito peninsula and Acora. Dive into pre-Incan times, in the legends and stories your guide will tell you all about and learn about Lake Titicaca’s importance in the local worldview and means of subsistence.

Nautical Sports
As the first nautical sports facility on Lake Titicaca, our boat house offers you the exclusive opportunity to sail at more than 12,000 feet above sea level. Choose among kayaks, Canadian canoes, paddle boards and sunfish sailboats, or try them all as you explore this wonderful body of water. Experienced Titilaka instructors will look over your safety and explain navigation procedures before you begin your nautical journey.

Sundowner - Aymara, Constellation observation
Puno’s clear skies and the Altiplano’s serenity make the lake’s environment a perfect place for astronomical observations. Layer up before stepping outside to our lodge gardens where your guide will explain the movement of stars and locate constellations such as the Warawara Hawira (Milky Way).

Day 3: Puno - Juliaca - Lima - International Departure Flight

At coordinated time transfer to the airport to take your flight back to Lima. Arrival and inmmediate connection with your international flight back home.

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What's Included:

  • Tours & activities in this itinerary Private or Regulars are stated in each day.
  • Always Transfers are private in city airports.
  • Entrance fees during our visits are all inclusive.
  • English speaking guide is specified each day of the tour
  • Meals are specified each day (including vegan, vegetarian or special requirements)
  • Accommodation and type of rooms as stated in the detailed itinerary

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