Sillustani grave- tomb towers- Chullpas, Puno
1/2 day – Sillustani Pre – Inca Burial towers
excursion in the afternoon. Duration: 3 hours and 45 minutes.
Distance: 74 kilometers round trip. Pick up from your hotel in Puno at 2 pm; there may be a slight delay, as we collect other travelers. We then travel by bus through the Altiplano, “the High Plains”. On the way, we observe the typical flora and rural scenes of this area. Upon arrival at the Sillustani Peninsula, we take a guided tour, which informs us about the local beliefs in the afterlife as well as observing the huge funerary towers known as “Chullpas”. Sillustani is a Peninsula surrounded by the Umayu Lagoon that gives the area an extraordinary contrast of colors and landscapes. We then return to Puno, visiting a typical farmhouse on the way. (3½ hours round trip). Arrival Back in Puno City; 5.30 pm approximately.
- Transfer from your hotels in Puno city center
- English speaking guide
- entrance fees
Note / this excursion can only be booked in a package tour