PUNO – SILLUSTANI – LAMPA – PUKARÁ – AYAVIRI – TINAJANI – PUNO
We’ll watch the wonderful scenery
At 07:00 a.m. Approx. We contact you at your hotel and we moved to CHULLPAS SILLUSTANI. Located 34 km from Puno to 3840 meters above sea level and 70 meters from lake Umayo in Atuncolla district. Here we see the chullpas (remains of tombs) funerary buildings from different eras and typical and unique cultures in Latin America. Sacred place by those who inhabited the Highlands for over 3000 years.
We moved to LAMPA, located 75 km northwest of the department of Puno, known as the “Pink City”, which still retains its colonial structure.
Its temple “St. James” has an exact replica of Michelangelo’s Pieta. In this town we also find the single most beautiful colonial bridge made of Calicanto. Then we continue to PUKARA and visit the oldest archaeological site in the area called “Kalasaya” ceremonial center where anthropomorphic stone sculptures found preserved in the museum. Has the temple Santa Isabel built in pink granite. Today the town produces original ceramic crafts, highlighting the Toritos.
At approximately 12:45 hours we spent at the famous AYAVIRI for lunch Cancacho (roast lamb) and visit the San Francisco de Asis Church, of baroque style that features a wooden altar carved and gilded in gold. Then we will visit Tinajani Canyon where we will see amazing formations TINAJANI CAYON, appear to be made by human hands in clay and sandstone rock that gives the impression of an enchanted citadel and is a center of mystical high positive energy. At 16:00 hours start our way back to Puno, arriving to your hotel about 18:00.
Duration: 11 hours.
Only in private service.
- Official guide of tourism Bilingual
- All entrance fees