Explore the Titicaca lake, Uros floating islands and Taquile island with this 1 full day tour package. You will be able to enjoy and explore the culture as no traveler do and you will feel the mystic of this legendary Inca Lake by meeting the local people living on the Uros and Taquile islands.
|START TIME||Pick up at hotel by 6:45 AM.|
|END TIME||Same day 5:00 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable clothes, sport shoes, hat, jacket and sunscreen + extra clothes for next day|
We will pick up you at your Hotel (within Puno) by 6h45-7h15am. An English-speaking guide will be with you during your your whole visit to the lake’s islands of Uros and Taquille.
Uros floating islands are a group of islands built completely from tortora reeds. The Uros is the home of a small “before Inca period” community. We will spend some time with the local residents in order to let them explain you how they live and why they are there. After visiting the Uros, we will go to the Taquile island. On this island live people with a different “culture” than the other island and the rest of Peru. The resident are more closed to the Aymara culture (original people from Bolivia) than the Incas.
You will have a launch on the Taquiles Islands and then we will visit the local cooperative to see the local weavers.
After a fantastic this fantastic day we will return to Puno by 5pm and we will drive you to your hotel.