Bus : Puno - Cusco (Or Vice Versa)
Puno City is conected to Cusco via a paved road of 389 kilometers, Nowadays there are different options & standard of service the travller can choose.
Day 1 - **BUS : PUNO - CUSCO ( Or Vice versa )**
TOUR BUS, With Visits & Buffet Lunch
Puno / Cusco - US$ 68.00 (Includes Transfer to The Bus terminal)
Cusco / Puno - US$ 71.00 ( Includes Transfer: from Bus terminal to your Puno Hotel)
Duration: 10 hours approximately, | Distance Puno - Cusco : 389 kilometers | Inclusions: Buffet Lunch, guide, entrances to the atractions | Comfort: Very comfortable, toilet and onboard service | Daily Frequency: Depart: 7:30 am. - Arrival: 5.20pm | Remarks: An exceptional bus trip, from Puno city on the shores of Titicaca lake To Cusco, traversing the “Altiplano” highlands slowly ascending up La Raya pass over 4,312 meters above sea level, and them descending down to Cusco City through a very Scenic and impressive valley, Along the way we have the unique chance to have guided visits to ruins, churches, and other impressive sites that are not available in regular bus services. And enjoy of onboard assistance and a delicious lunch on the way. Itinerary: PUNO. - 7.30am depart from Puno the city on the shores of Titicaca lake where the legends tell the first Incas emerged. PUKARA.- Pre-Inka Archeological complex formed by semi – subterranean temples and stepped structures and monoliths, guided visit to the museum. It is the oldest remain on the region, 2000 B.C. Still an enigma for the Peruvian Archeology. LA RAYA PASS.- This is the highest point along the trip, (4312 meters above sea level) It is where the Vilcanota river born and later forms the sacred valley of the Incas. SICUANI. - On this country side city we enjoy a buffet lunch which will give you a taste of the exquisite Peruvian cuisine. RAJCHI & THE TEMPLE OF WIRACOCHA. - A walled archeological complex formed by 14 smaller temples, 150 large circular buildings used as storages, and the large wiracocha temple. Unique in its type. ANDAHUAYLILLAS CHURCHA.- Considered to be the Sixtine Andean Chapel of America, on the picturesque village of Andahuaylillas , this small Church holds one of the most impressive examples of the colonial Architecture and paintings. CUSCO. - Welcome to the centre of the Incan empire (5.30pm arrival)
MORNING DIRECT BUS: Puno / Cusco
Price: US$ 19.00 (it includes our reservation fee)
Duration: 7 hours approximately, | Distance Puno - Cusco: 389 kilometers | Comfort: Very comfortable with reclinable seats & toilets. | Daily Frequency: Daily depart. 7:30 am. - Arrival at 3:00 pm. | Remarks: A good alternative for the ones that want to travel direct from Puno to Cusco, in a comfortable bus, it does not stop to pick up passengers along the way, only for toilette facilities. (Or vice versa)
NIGHT DIRECT BUS : Puno / Cusco
Price: Semi Bed seats - US$ 19.00 --------- Comfort bed seats - US$ 23.00
Duration: 7.5 hours approximately, | Distance Puno - Cusco : 389 kilometers | Comfort: Very comfortable with reclinable seats & toilets . | Daily Frequency: Daily depart. 9:30 pm. Bus terminal - Arrival at 5:00 am. next day approximately, to bus terminal | Remarks : A good alternative for the ones that want to travel direct from Puno to Cusco by night, in a comfortable bus, it does not stop to pick up passengers along the way, there are two classes ; In the upper section semi - bed seats & in the lower deck with full reclinable bed seats.
AFTERNOON & NIGHT REGULAR BUS: Puno / Cusco
Price: US$ 19.00 ( It includes our reservation fee)
Duration: 8 - 8.5 hours approximately, | Distance: 389 kilometers | Comfort: Very Relative, some times acceptable, with reclinable seats & toilete | Daily Frequency: Every 2 or 3 hours | Remarks : It is the regular public bus, it can stop along the way to pick up other passengers.