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23 Best and Fun Things To Do In Puno, Peru

Every breath you take in Puno will draw you into the history and the mesmerizing natural surroundings that include the awe-inspiring Lake Titicaca. Puno is renowned for the hospitality of its people and the excitement of their celebrations, dances, festivals, and rituals.

Despite being famous for its beautiful lake, Puno has much more to offer than merely water fun. Explore the Uros Islands to discover the ancient way of island life with its many fascinating traditions. Add a little culture to your day and visit the gorgeous, historically significant cathedral of Puno before making your way to the colorful streets filled with unique cafes, bars, shops, and charming hotels.

Puno is one of the most culture-rich regions in Peru, with much to offer to history and nature enthusiasts. Explore the following list of the top attractions in Puno and experience the incomparable atmosphere found only in this lovely region

The 23 Most Popular Things To Do In Puno, Peru

23. Faro de Puno

4.0 ★★★★☆ (2 reviews)

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Location: puno Malecon

22. Isla Estoves

4.0 ★★★★☆ (4 reviews)

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21. Minas de Laykakota

3.2 ★★★☆☆ (5 reviews)

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Location: 4XQ4+W5P Puno

20. Mercado de Artesanias

4.0 ★★★★☆ (25 reviews)

Location: 5X6G+G9M Jr Cahuide Puno

19. Fundo Chincheros

4.8 ★★★★★ (41 reviews)

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Location: Km 8 1 Puno Juliaca

Tel:  992-812-167

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18. Iglesia de San Juan Bautista – Puno, Santuario de la Virgen de la Candelaria.

4.2 ★★★★☆ (67 reviews)


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Location: Santiago Giraldo 224 Puno

Tel:  942-275-645

17. Catarata de Totorani, Puno, Perú

4.3 ★★★★☆ (77 reviews)


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Location: 5WW2+4CP Totorane Grande

Tel:  941-797-375

16. Museo Naval

3.9 ★★★★☆ (81 reviews)


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Location: Titicaca 268 Puno

15. Coca Museum & Custumes

4.2 ★★★★☆ (93 reviews)

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Location: Ilave 581 Puno

Tel:  981-908-686

14. Puerto Muelle puno

4.0 ★★★★☆ (280 reviews)

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Location: 5X7P+X65 Unnamed Rd. Puno

13. Uros Floating Islands

4.3 ★★★★☆ (1,149 reviews)


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Location: 52JH+5QC Titicaca Puno

12. Cerrito Huajsapata

4.1 ★★★★☆ (1,259 reviews)


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Location: 5X59+G5R Acceso al Cerro Huajsapata Puno

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11. Sillustani

4.6 ★★★★★ (1,697 reviews)

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Location: 21115

10. Reserva Nacional Titicaca

4.2 ★★★★☆ (1,974 reviews)

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Location: Pasaje de Febrero Ndeg

Tel:  51-368559

Web Address:

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2.8 ★★★☆☆ (11 reviews)

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Location: Conde de Lemos 231 Puno

8. Yavari

4.0 ★★★★☆ (40 reviews)

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Location: Sesquicentenario 962 Puno

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7. Museo Carlos Dreyer

4.5 ★★★★★ (177 reviews)


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Location: Deustua 701 Puno

6. Puno Cathedral

4.4 ★★★★☆ (334 reviews)

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Location: Jr Ayacucho 416 Puno

5. Arco Deustua

4.1 ★★★★☆ (604 reviews)

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Location: Independencia Puno Coordenadas ( 15 834589

4. Mirador El Condor

4.2 ★★★★☆ (894 reviews)

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Location: 5X3C+42F Puno

3. Mirador Puma Uta

4.1 ★★★★☆ (1,229 reviews)

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Location: 5XHC+VF8 Puno

Tel:  925-356-543

2. Pino Park

4.2 ★★★★☆ (4,403 reviews)

Location: 5X6C+VQ7 Puno

1. Plaza Mayor de Puno

4.3 ★★★★☆ (7,586 reviews)

Location: Jr Deustua 458 Puno

Tel:  971-152-252

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Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Puno, Peru! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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