OVERVIEW: On this tour, you will get the chance to experience both the Uros floating Islands as well as the island of Taquile. At 7 a.m. you will be picked up to visit two Uros Floating Islands; two of a collection of over 60 man-made islands drifting peacefully atop the water of Titicaca. Then we head for Taquile Island in order to learn about their textile skills and, on occasion, watch their dances. After strolling around the plaza, we have time for lunch. After that, we head back and arrive to Puno at approximately 5:30 p.m.
This guided tour allows you to see two of the most prominent and cultural islands of Lake Titicaca, all while also enjoying the history, views, and ambience of the local people.
ITINERARY: 7:00 a.m.
- Pick up from hotel to the port of Puno.
After a 30-40 minute ride amonsgst the reeds and channels of lake Titicaca, we arrive to the Uros Floating Islands where we will visit and explore two of these intriguing islands and learn their history.
After about a 2.5 hours boat ride, we arrive to Taquile Island. Here we will learn of the textiles, dances stroll the plaza and eat lunch. At around 3 p.m., we will head back to Puno.
5:00 – 5:30 p.m.