|Most expensive month:||November|
|Average price in Puno:||$92/night|
|Cheapest price found:||$7/night|
|Most expensive day:||Sunday|
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Nestled near the world-famous Lake Titicaca, Puno is Peru’s “folkloric capital” known for its traditional festivals. A haven for adventurous travelers, Puno grants access to fascinating archaeological sites and floating islands, while the town center reveals Baroque churches and a 19th-century steamship.
Start your Puno holiday by strolling around the Plaza de Armas, where you can admire the colorful Casa del Corregidor, a 17th-century colonial home housing a small artisan store. Keep walking until you reach Jiron Lima, the city’s primary thoroughfare dotted with restaurants and bars.
Learn more about Puno’s past at the Museo Municipal Carlos Dryer, home to Puno-related archaeological artifacts and art, including mummies. You can also visit the Coca Museum to see traditional costumes and presentations highlighting the many uses of the coca plant.
Climb up the Cerrito de Huajsapata to capture panoramic views of Lake Titicaca and the city below. Snap a photo of Yavari, the historic steamship moored on the lake that has been turned into a bed and breakfast.
Take a day trip to the Uros Islands to explore the artificially-made islands created from native totora reeds. Marvel at the traditional homes on Amantani Island and gain insight into the local indigenous culture by watching the expert weavers on Taquile Island.
You can access Puno by flying into Inca Manco Cápac International Airport, located 53 kilometers away, while long-distance trains and buses also travel from Cusco. In town, the most convenient way of getting around is by taxi or auto rickshaw.
One of the most popular hotels in Puno is Kaaro Hotel Puno, which has been reviewed by 679 users and currently has a rating of 8.7/10. Other top-rated locations include Hotel Qalasaya and Hacienda Puno, which have received 8.2/10 and 8.6/10 ratings from our users, respectively.
Kaaro Hotel Puno is a popular hotel near Puno Plaza de Armas that is highly recommended, with a score of 8.7 across 679 reviews.