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.
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.