BUS PUNO – CUSCO WITH STOPS

Tour description:

We have modern buses to transport tourist service, Our companies , INKA EXPRESS and TOURISM MER, have all the standards of both safety and quality to provide the best service experience in ground transportation from and to Puno, passing through four tourist places of which we assure you will not be bored, thanks to their history, culture and countless beautiful landscapes that can be found on this area. We begin with the transfer of tourists from their hotels in Puno to the bus station to catch our chosen bus.

Our first visit is: PUCARA village of potters, which retains the name of the first civilization of southern Peru, in the site museum we can see archaeological remains besides its lithic and ceramics. LA RAYA: Midpoint between Cusco-Puno routes to 4335 meters above sea level.

There we can see beautiful snowy landscapes, llamas and vicunas. Geography between two Quechua and Aymara cultures. SICUANI: Place where you will taste a buffet lunch in our exclusive restaurant with family atmosphere. We continue the trip to RAQCHI: The Temple of God Wiracocha this temple is divided into two naves each nave shows bases of 11 huge columns, a building completely covered with straw (wood and “ichu”).

ANDAHUAYLILLAS: it has been called the Sistine Chapel of America; this church is one of the most striking examples of the Andean popular religious art. Finally after a 10-hour journey we reached the private terminal of Cusco.

Itinerary:            

  • 6:40 am  Transfer from downtown hotels in Puno City
  • 07:00 am Departure (Puno) — 3800 meters altitude.
  • 8:45 am  Pukara Museum — 3900 meters altitude
  • 10:00 am La Raya Pass — 4335 meters altitude.
  • 12:00 am  Sicuani Buffet Lunch — 3552 meters altitude.
  • 1:15 pm  Raqchi “Temple of Wiracocha” — 3450 meters altitude.
  • 2:30 pm Checacupe (15 min. guided tour) Coffered Ceiling — 3135 meters altitude
  • 4:30 pm Andahuaylillas “Sistine Chapel of America” — 3122 meters altitude.
  • 5:20 pm— Arrival (Cusco) — 3400 meters altitude.

          ARRIVAL in Cusco to Avenue 28 de Julio.

Bus services:

Buses of only one floor and buses of 2 floors equipped with:

  • Broad anatomic seats.
  • Auto-adjustable seatbelts.
  • Individual pillows and blankets.
  • Luggage rack, magazine rack and cup holders.
  • Audiovisual full HD system, MP3 reader, DVD, VCD y USB.
  • Amplifier with wireless microphone.
  • Wi-Fi on board.
  • First aid kit and oxygen bottle.
  • Porta-A-Potties on board (for urine only).
  • Brand-new LED ecological illumination system.
  • Exclusive air purifying system.
  • Heating and air-conditioner THERMOKING equipment.
  • GPS satellite monitoring system.
  • Speedometer in the passenger’s lounge in order to allow them to see the speed of movement of the bus.
  • Broader luggage hold.

What is included:

  • Transfer from your hotel in Puno.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Hostes.
  • Buffet lunch in Sicuani.
  • Service on board.
  •  Oxygenated Cabin Air.
  •  Air conditioning.
  • TV/Video.
  •  GPS satellite tracking of transit.
  •  Satellite mobile phone.

IMPORTANT: It will be applied an extra cost of transport for people who have a reservation in the following hotels:

  •  Libertado, Casa Andina private colecttions, Posada del inca, Eco Inn.
  • Jose Antonio.
  • Taypikala (Chucuito).

What is not included:

  • ENTRANCE FEES: Pukara S/. 10.00, Raqchi S/. 15.00, Andahuaylillas S/. 15.00.
  • Propinas.
Price from :

Puno – Cusco: USD 50.00 for person.

Cusco – Puno: USD 55.00 for person.

Service type: Shared.
Duration: 10 hours approximately.
Times:

Puno – Cusco:

        Departure: 07:00 a.m.  – Return: 05:00 p.m.

Cusco – Puno:

        Departure: 07:00 a.m.  – Return: 05:00 p.m.

Tour frequency: All year.
Exchange rate U$D: S/ 3.34