The Burial Towers of Sillustani- Half Day

1 Day

1 Day

Itinerary

Our company, gives to you the awesome trip to get off the beaten track and visit one of the archaeological gems of the Altiplano. The Sillustani burial site is an amazing complex made up by huge cylindrical tombs where the Pukara Culture used to bury their elite. It is said the Incas conquered them in the XV century and continued building theses graves improving the technique. Nowadays it is still possible to observe well preserve tombs including some carving icons. This program also offer a magnificent scenery as the complex was built near a gorgeous lake called Umayo, a nice spot still venerated by the local people. Our trip also includes the visit to some local farmers who plant mainly potatoes and breed guinea pigs.

DURATION: HALF DAY

DEPARTURE: PUNO CITY  2:00 PM –  5:00PM

Our clients are collected from their hotels and then are conducted to the western part of Puno. The bus ride to Sillustani lasts about 40 minutes and offers along the way fine views of the Lake Titicaca. At the archaeological site of Sillustani, our local guide will show us the most important sectors of the burial site and will give us a good insight into the Andean culture. Our visit in Sillustani ends up with wonderful panoramic view if the Lake Umayo. Afterwards we will visit local farms that live along the road. Here we will learn about the economic activity in the area, and also the farmers will explain how they plant their potatoes, breed their alpacas, vicuñas and guinea pigs. Finally we will return to Puno, getting End of our service after sunset.

Includes

INCLUDED:

  • Pick up from your hotel in Puno
  • Tourist transportation
  • Admission ticket
  • Tour guide services

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Travel insurance
  • Extra expenses
  • Hotels(we can arrange)

RECOMMENDATION:

WHAT TO BRING

  • Positive mind
  • Personal medication
  • Warm jacket
  • Waterproof jacket ( October – March)
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun scream
  • Fleece
  • Small day back
  • Camera

Places to Stay

Package List

Additional Options

Price

NUMBER OF PERSONS 02 PERSONS 03 PERSONS 04 PERSONS 05 + PERSONS
PRICES PER PERSON USD 40.00 CONSULT US CONSULT US CONSULT US

*If you are a group more than 8 people let us know, we can make special price

 

HOTELS CLOSE TO THE TITICACA LAKE

RESERVATION IN HOTEL : OPTIONAL

We select some hotels in this destination, here you can find some of them, but if you would like other accomodation we have a lot of  options for you.

HOTELS CATEGORY WEBSITE
LIBERTADOR PUNO 5* http://www.libertador.com.pe/libertador/puno/informacion-general
CASA ANDINA PRIVATE COLLECTION 4* www.casa-andina.com/destinos/puno/hotel-puno-peru_casa-andina-private-collection
SONESTA TITIKAKA 4* www.sonesta.com/laketiticaca
TAYPIKALA HOTEL 3* www.taypikala.com/website/main.php?hotelid=1&linkid=1&lan=eng

*If you need more information or you need other options of accomodation, please consult us¡

HOTELS IN PUNO CITY

RESERVATION IN HOTEL : OPTIONAL

We select some hotels in this destination, here you can find some of them, but if you would like other accomodation we have a lot of  options for you.

HOTELS CATEGORY WEBSITE
TIERRA VIVA HOTEL 3* www.tierravivahoteles.com/es/tierra-viva-puno-plaza
CASA ANDINA TIKARANY 3* www.casa-andina.com/destinos/puno/classic-puno-tikarani
CASONA PLAZA 3* www.casonaplazahotel.com
HOTEL INTIQA 3* www.intiqahotel.com
CONDE DE LEMOS 3* www.condelemosinn.com
SAN ANTONIO SUITES 2* www.sanantoniosuitespuno.com

*If you need more information or you need other options of accomodation, please consult us¡

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