If they were to get altitude sickness, it would happen in Cuzco, and stabilize in MP, I guess my usually reservation with the pre acclimitisation idea usually was that Cuzco was always at a far higher altitude than MP. Most people have little option but to move into the city, it would make sense to ‘preacclimitize’ at an altitude lower than Cuzco in advance of arriving there. Virgin is led through Puno city in an impressive procession, later scene and dancing throughout the city. Notice that for February first half the highland wn of Puno, near or Peru Lake Titicaca at an altitude of 3870 meters above sea level, turned out to be Folk Americas Capital.
Yes, that’s right! Throughout the first week, the churches are decorated and look, there’re banquets and fireworks displays. Accordingly the festival gathers more than 200 musicians groups and dancers to celebrate La Fiesta de la Candelaria. They offer everything fromhorseback riding and paintball, to a climbing wall and their own individual sand dune, resort was so pretty, and you honestly don’t even have to leave the resort to have fun.
We ok a bus from Arequipa to Ica desert in central Peru, where we stayed at the Hotel Las Dunas.
We left resort to go sand boarding on dunes in Huacachina.
Big dune buggy ok us racing up and down enormous sand dunes at crazy speeds, and droppedus off at the most p enormous dunes, where weslid down slipperyinclines on sand boards. Look, there’re some world class museums there that gonna be of interest once you’ve seen Cusco and will whet your appetite to return and see North Coast. How about visiting inkaexpress bus website. More info is here: puno bus. Get a cab to the civil Archaeological and Anthropological Museum in Pueblo Libre.
From there, the Larco Herrera Museum is pretty close as I recall So there’s a trail of footsteps painted in sidewalk you usually can stick with.
There’s a baggage drop at airport.
I should skip Huacachina and go back to Lima. Actually the views we saw wereso pretty, the water was so dim blue and sea lions even swam along and played beside our boat! Our last activity during our visit to Peru was a boat ride fromthe seaside wn of Paracas to the Islas Ballestas, where we saw sea lions, penguins or different types ofbirds lounging around on rocks in ocean. On p of mining activities in the region, Candelaria festival has been associated to the pre Hispanic agricultural cycles of sowing and harvesting. You could depart with us from Cusco, or meet with us in Puno! Then the dancers, clad and in addition blowing panpipes in spectacular costumes and outlandish masks, make their offerings to the Earth, La Pachamama. Remember, experience Candelaria Festival in Puno Peru with Dos Manos Travel Agency this February. Then once more, demons dance, the primary properly like La Diablada festival dance, was allegedly dreamt up by a number of miners trapped down a mine in their desperation, resigned and who their souls to Virgen de la Candelaria.