Uros Amantani Taquile

Puno is located 3837 meters above the sea level. Puno is a really cool city located in El Altiplano and along the world's highest lake(Titicaca) and its famous floating islands.

DURATION
2 DAYS
DEPARTURES
Everyday
PHYSICAL LEVEL
CATEGORY
Cultural
STARTS IN
Puno
DESTINATIONS
Puno, Uros, Amantani, Taquile

Itinerary of Uros Amantani Taquile

Day 1 - Puno-Uros - Amantani

The excursion starts from the port at 07:40 a.m. After approximately 30 minutes we will arrive at Uros, where we will have an approximately one and a half hour guided tour. We will continue our journey in the same boat till we reach the island Amantani. Here we will have a warm welcome from the inhabitants. We will stay over night in the houses of the families. They will even share their traditional dishes with us, which they produce on the islands. The meals are prepared on a base of local products (potatoes, rice, chuños, fish and eggs). In the afternoon you will take a walk to the temple of Pachatata or Pachamama. The tour will last 2 hours. At night the families will realize a reception with folklore music for the new arrivals in a restaurant of the community.

Day 2 - Taquile - Puno

After a breakfast with the family at 08:00 a.m. we will continue our journey to the Taquile Island, where we will arrive at 09:00 a.m. There we will make a 1 hour ascent. Then you will have two hours free time to enjoy the landscape and the customs of the island. At 12:00 p.m. we will walk back down on the other side of the island (530 steps) and return in the same boat to Puno, where you will be transferred to the hotel.

This program includes

  • Transfer hotel/port.
  • TKT entrance to Uros, Amantani and Taquile.
  • Boat with bathroom.
  • 1 night in the house of a family, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast on Amantani.
  • Bilingual guide.
Transport

Private

This program does not include

Pass Totora by boat(optional).

What to bring