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Chucuito

South of Puno, Puno, Peru
+51 985 001 533
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Private Portal de Aramu Muru, Chucuito, and Inca Uyo from Puno
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South of Puno, Puno, Peru
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a small 1-2 hour excursion this is good. It is about 20 minutes by taxi from Puno and cost about s/40 and you can catch the shuttle bus back for s/1.50 The only thing to really see here it’s the fertility...More

Thank dkelliott01
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The cathedral and main square were a very nice surprise. Worth visiting before all the historic buildings around the main square are demolished and replaced by ugly concrete buildings (the replacement process is well under way)..

Thank Gir0vaghi
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Agreed with some of the others that say if you're short on time, nothing special. I hired a taxi/tour to take me, and I could have skipped it. But, if you have a free morning, it's a good way to kill time. Supposedly there is...More

1  Thank Sara V
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The temple of fertility is very interesting and once beautiful is about 30 minutes you can go on your own because there are minibuses in the terminal of chucuito and the price is 1.50 soles, I have stayed half a day.

Thank Belen892
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I visited Chucuito on a Monday. At the fertility temple my only company was two grazing alpacas and the phallic-like rocks protruding from the earth. My guide walked around with me in the small space. Not very exciting. I DID enjoy the scenic overlook near...More

1  Thank Zorine R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Visiting Chucuito requires hiring a taxi as it's not part of a tour operator. The archaeological value is questionable.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We took a taxi for 70 soles (booked through our hotel and I am sure you could get it cheaper) it is about 30 mins scenic drive south along the lake. The church in the main square was closed but we walked down to the...More

Thank billsaltjr
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Visited the temple of fertilization, but the memories will be from the small city. Very authentic and it felt like time stopped. Surreal, and amazing.

1  Thank Hakan B
Reviewed 26 February 2017

If you only have a little time in Puno, I suggest focusing on seeing as much of the lake as possible. However, for those who are staying for more time, Chucuito is definitely worth a visit! The fertility temple is fascinating and truly unique from...More

Thank VeronicaLeeLysaght
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Fascinating visit to the Fertility Temple on the way to Tiwanaku. Samuel, the guide provided as very good historical description and made the tour really special.

Thank CubaJD
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