Uros – Amantani – Taquile 2 Days / 1 Night

2 Days / 1 Night

2 Days / 1 Night

Puno

Itinerary

Lake Titicaca situated on the shores of Puno, the highest navigable lake in the world. Home to the legendary Uros people, who live on the floating reed islands and the famous weavers of Amantani and Taquile Island. Travel to Puno is most popular by the good quality tourist bus services and also flights from Arequipa, Lima and Cusco to Juliaca airport located 45 minutes north of Puno.

DURATION: 2 DAYS – 1 NIGHT

DEPARTURE: PUNO CITY

DAY 1: UROS ISLANDS AND AMANTANI

Our company gives to you this stunning trips in a couple days, with one night on the Island of Amantani, in a home stay sleep with the families. Between 7:40am and 8:00 am Transfer from the hotel to the port and by motor boat we take you to one of the legendary Uros Islands where you can observe the lives of the Uros people who live on floating reed islands, some only 20 meters in length. After a beautiful 3hr boat ride we reach Amantani Island where we will break into smaller groups to stay with the local families. You have the opportunity to trek to the top of the mountain (4150 m.a.s.l) to see the Temples of the Pachamama and Pachatata and enjoy the traditional customs of the island people. Food and authentic music prepared and performed by your designated family meals’ lunch, dinner with

Accommodation: rustic accommodation with family. Maximum Altitude: 4150 m.a.s.l.

DAY 2: TAQUILE ISLAND – PUNO

After breakfast we take a short boat ride to the neighboring Taquile Island, where we will tour around the ruins and visit these beautiful people, world famous for their intricate and fascinating weavings, after lunch we take the return trip to Puno. Arrival in the afternoon and transfer back to your hotel approx 4 pm. End of service. Meals 01 Breakfast, 01 typical lunch in Taquile.

Includes

INCLUDED

  • Professional, English speaking-Spanish guide
  • Collection from your hotel in the morning of trips departure. R-T
  • Admission ticket to the Island
  • Motor boat-driver
  • Speedy boat
  • 01 Night Home stays with the Families (Amantani).
  • DAY FIRST: 01 Typical Lunch-01 Typical Dinner-01 Typical Breakfast.
  • DAY TWO: 01 Typical  Lunch in the Island Taquile
  • Guarantee( 100% tour operator )

NOT INCLUDED

  • Snacks and Water
  • Travel insurance
  • First aid kit
  • Tips for the guide-driver boat.

RECOMMENDATION

WHAT TO BRING

  • Positive mind
  • Smile around the trips
  • A light day pack to carry your things
  • Water bottle
  • Money for snacks, souvenirs and tips if you wish to tip, in Peruvian soles
  • Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
  • Jumper (sweater)
  • Rain protection (or plastic poncho)

The Puno region can experience “all seasons in one day” therefore it´s wise to take a warm hat and gloves, as well as s sunhat, when you leave in the morning, in order to be prepared for all eventualities

Recommendable to be in Puno, 1day before to start the trip, altitude conditions. As long as you take the time to acclimatize properly in Puno ie just rest on arrival you will probably just experience light effects but you are at 3800 meters and the walk on Taquile Island will find you puffing so take it slow.

Places to Stay

Package List

Additional Options

Price

NUMBER OF PERSONS 02 PERSONS 03 PERSONS 04 PERSONS 05 + PERSONS
PRICES PER PERSON USD 130.00 CONSULT US CONSULT US CONSULT US

*If you are a group more than 8 people let us know, we can make special prices.

 

HOTELS CLOSE TO THE TITICACA LAKE

RESERVATION IN HOTEL : OPTIONAL

We select some hotels in this destination, here you can find some of them, but if you would like other accomodation we have a lot of  options for you.

HOTELS CATEGORY WEBSITE
LIBERTADOR PUNO 5* http://www.libertador.com.pe/libertador/puno/informacion-general
CASA ANDINA PRIVATE COLLECTION 4* www.casa-andina.com/destinos/puno/hotel-puno-peru_casa-andina-private-collection
SONESTA TITIKAKA 4* www.sonesta.com/laketiticaca
TAYPIKALA HOTEL 3* www.taypikala.com/website/main.php?hotelid=1&linkid=1&lan=eng

*If you need more information or you need other options of accomodation, please consult us¡

HOTELS IN PUNO CITY

RESERVATION IN HOTEL : OPTIONAL

We select some hotels in this destination, here you can find some of them, but if you would like other accomodation we have a lot of  options for you.

HOTELS CATEGORY WEBSITE
TIERRA VIVA HOTEL 3* www.tierravivahoteles.com/es/tierra-viva-puno-plaza
CASA ANDINA TIKARANY 3* www.casa-andina.com/destinos/puno/classic-puno-tikarani
CASONA PLAZA 3* www.casonaplazahotel.com
HOTEL INTIQA 3* www.intiqahotel.com
CONDE DE LEMOS 3* www.condelemosinn.com
SAN ANTONIO SUITES 2* www.sanantoniosuitespuno.com

*If you need more information or you need other options of accomodation, please consult us¡

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