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Group Tour to the Chullpas of Sillustani (4h)

Explore the Majestic Tombs of Sillustani

ID: ES006
  • Description

    Explore the Majestic Tombs of Sillustani and the Beauty of Lake Umayo

    Participate in an unforgettable experience with the Tour to Sillustani , a journey that takes you to the heart of the Peruvian highlands, near Puno. This half-day tour invites you to discover the impressive pre-Inca funerary tombs of Sillustani , located 34 km from Puno, on a peninsula surrounded by the serene waters of Lake Umayo . 40 minutes from Puno , you will immerse yourself in a landscape of heights, reaching 3,900 meters above sea level, where the gigantic chullpas of Sillustani or funerary towers stand . History and architecture intertwine in this sacred place, offering a window to the past and a deep connection to ancient traditions.

    During this guided tour, you will witness the architectural grandeur of the Chullpas, stone constructions that rise majestically in the middle of a dreamlike natural landscape.

    These cylindrical, tower-shaped structures are considered ancestral tombs and reach a height of 12 meters, which house the remains of important leaders and nobles.

    Embark on a unique journey through time and discover the mysterious Chullpas of Sillustani in Puno ! These impressive funerary towers from the ancient Tiahuanaco and Inca civilization will leave you amazed.

  • Itinerary

    Detailed Itinerary of the Tour to Sillustani with Hours and Activities

    2:00 pm - Pick up in Puno: The tour begins with the pickup of travelers from their respective hotels and hostels in the center of Puno.

    2:35 pm - Arrival in Sillustani : Arrival at the archaeological site of Sillustani after a scenic drive of approximately 40 minutes.

    2:45 pm - Tour of the Chullpas of Sillustani : Begin the exploration of the pre-Inca and Inca funerary towers, with detailed explanations by the guide.

    4:20 pm - Free Time and View of Lake Umayo : Time to explore on your own, take photographs and enjoy the views of Lake Umayo that surrounds the peninsula.

    5:00 pm - Return to Puno: Start of the return trip to the city of Puno.

    6:00 pm - Arrival in Puno: End of the tour with arrival in Puno and return to the hotels and hostels.

  • Include

    Sillustani Tour Inclusions :

    • Round trip transportation to and from Puno.
    • Professional bilingual guide ( Spanish and English).
    • Entrance to the archaeological site of Sillustani .

    Exclusions from the Tour to Sillustani :

    • Pickup and drop-off from hotels outside the central area of Puno.
    • Food and drinks.
    • Additional payment for pickup at the following hotels: Casa Andina Premium, Posadas del Inka , Xima Hotel, GHL
  • Information

    Frequently Asked Questions about the Sillustani Tour

    What is the starting point of the tour and what time should I be there? The tour begins with pickup at hotels and hostels in the center of Puno. It is recommended to be ready for pickup at 1:45 pm according to your hotel, we will tell you the pickup time

    Is it necessary to carry cash during the tour? Yes, although tickets are included, it is advisable to bring cash for personal expenses, food, drinks or tips.

    What type of clothing is recommended for this tour? Due to the altitude and variable weather, it is recommended to dress in layers, including warm clothing, and bring sun protection, a hat, and sunglasses.

    Is the tour suitable for children? Yes, the tour to Sillustani is suitable for families and people of all ages.

    What level of physical difficulty does the tour have? The tour has a low to moderate level of difficulty.

    Can food and drinks be brought on the tour? Yes, you can bring snacks and water. However, visitors are asked to keep the area clean and not leave waste behind.

    What security measures should be taken into account? It is important to follow the guide's instructions at all times and stay in designated visitor areas.

    How long does the tour last? The tour lasts approximately 3.5 hours.

    What should I bring? It is recommended to bring water, sunscreen, a hat, and warm clothing, as the weather can be cold and windy.

  • Recomendations

    Recommendations for the Tour to Sillustani

    • Preparation: Make sure you are well hydrated and have eaten something before the tour to avoid dizziness or discomfort due to the altitude.
    • Equipment: Bring your smartphone with good battery capacity to capture the impressive views.
    • Interaction with the Guide: Do not hesitate to ask the guide questions to enrich your experience and knowledge about Sillustani .
    • Personal Experience: Take a moment to appreciate the tranquility and beauty of the place, allowing a personal connection with the environment.
    • Weather Protection: Prepare for sudden changes in weather by wearing appropriate clothing and protection from the sun and wind.
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Private Tour Chullpas of Sillustani

Visit Sillustani at the time you desire

ID: ES131
  • Description

    Our private tours include private transfers and transports;also are mainly guided in English and Spanish (other languages may be available upon request); have freedom of pick-up time and flexibility on time spent on touristic places; as well they are not tied to regular itineraries of shared/group tours. Ideal for couples, families, small groups and anyone who wants to experience the best of private and personalized services available in Puno and Lake Titicaca.

  • Include


    • Transfers from downtown hotels – port and return.
    • Entrances fees.
    • Professional Spanish/English speaking guide.


    • Extra expenses
  • Information


    • Personalized service: You will have private transportation and a guide only for you.
    • Flexible Itinerary: We will have the possibility of adjusting schedules according to your convenience and likes; your own rhythm, your own travel plan. It is the same as traveling alone, but with the advantage of having a professional and dedicated guide for you.
    • Know deeper places visited: Taking a private service, give you much more time for knowing better destinations you choose.

    Why should I visit Chullpas of Sillustani?

    • Sillustani is the Number one attraction on TripAdvisor in Puno / Lake Titicaca region.
    • Beautiful Scenery: Landscapes where these cemeteries Incas are awesome, especially Umayo Lagoon, which gives this place a magical environment.
    • Well preserved Ruins: The ruins are in perfect condition, allowing the visitor to know how, why and when they were made.
    • Andean Life: In return, you can visit a farmhouse (depending on the group), where we see the life of the Andean people, see llamas, alpacas, guanacos, guinea pigs, etc.
    • Andean duality and magnetism: The place is full of magnetic stones that make compass crazy, also on full moons can be seen from this place the sun and moon on opposite sides by the afternoon.
    • Representative of Puno: Along with Uros; Sillustani is one of the most symbolic tourist resources of Puno, that’s why there is a commemorative coin to Sillustani.
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Tour Airport - Sillustani - Hotels in Puno (Or Vice Versa)

Visit Sillustani on the way to airport

ID: ES132
  • Description

    It’s possible to visit Sillustani in the route Puno – Airport or Return; this service includes a guide Spanish/English who will take you to the archaeological site of Sillustani (1h30min visit approx.), where you can see the different Inca ruins and admire the beautiful scenery surrounding Sillustani.


    • Private Transport.
    • English/Spanish speaking guide
    • Entrances fees.
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Lampa and Sillustani on the Road to Airport

ID: ES133
  • Description

    You can visit the city of Lampa and his church “Santiago Apóstol” with their dark catacombs and its actual dimensions replica made in silver "La Piedad" from artist Michael Angelo. Then also visit one of the iconic places of Puno “Sillustani archaeological complex” in the route Puno – Airport / Airport Puno.

    The service includes a guide who will take you to the town of Lampa and its “Santiago Apostol” Church and finally the archaeological site of Sillustani, before arriving in the city of Puno.

    This tour is available only for the following flights:

    • LA2115 (Arriving to Juliaca at 8am approx.)
    • LA2089 (Arriving to Juliaca at 9am to approx.)
    • LA2097 (Arriving to Juliaca at 24:45 approx.)
    • AV801 (Arriving to Juliaca at 8am approx.)
    • in General any flight that lands between 7am to 2pm
    • any fligh thtat departs from Juliaca from 11am to 9pm


    • Private transportation Airport - Lampa - Sillustani - Puno.
    • Spanish / English Guide.
    • Sillustani Tickets.
    • Lunch Box.
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Aide Brinegar
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canadá

Thank to Incalake for all her help in organizing and thank you to Samuel and to all guides for making this expedition to Sillustani possible.

Leana Holly
Seattle, Washington, Estados Unidos

The entire time, from when we were picked up at our Hotel until we left Puno was superb and we were still learning enroute to the Sillustani . Really fabulous experience and service.

Princess Nissen
Sunnyslope, Alberta, Canadá

My husband and I enjoyed our trip to Puno - Sillustani. Both our guides were very knowledgeable about the places, it was a great experience.

Avis Ackman
Heiderfeld, Leezen, Germany

I am extremely satisfied with the service provided by Incalake and I would highly recommend your company to any one visiting Puno and Sillustani.

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