Lake Titicaca Short Trip (2 days)
CODE: CT052: Lake Titicaca Short Trip (2 days)
Join us to discover the world’s most fascinating lake. Situated at high altitudes over 3,800 meters with its culture, tradition, population and unforgettable landscapes. You will travel through history and nature by meeting local population where you will visit some of the native families. Discover by yourself the islands such as an explorer and be ready for an unforgettable experience!
Excellent for: Adventure seekers - Couples - Friends - Nature lovers - Intrepid people - Families
Day 1: Uros Floating Islands – Amantani Islands (B, L, D)
This morning, at around 8:00 a.m we will go directly to the port in Puno city, where we will take a boat to the floating islands “Uros”. This island is made entirely of reeds. The community of the Uros has endured for hundreds of years, thanks to their continual renovation of the island floor with Totora reeds and mud and their harmonious relationship with nature. We continue our excursion through “Amantani Island”, where we will spend the rest of the day and the night. When we will arrive, a group of native families will meet us and take us to their homes for lodging. In the afternoon we will walk up to the highest point of the Island to explore old ruins called Pachatata. There are wonderful views upon the Lake from this point and also an amazing sunset. Then, we will go down to the main plaza and meet our local family, and we will go back to home for dinner. By night, we are invited to a special local party it is accompanied by one of the local orchestras.
Day 2: Taquile Island – Puno (L)
At 08:00 a.m, after breakfast, we will go to the harbor to embark for a drive to “Taquile Island” an old island with its pre-inca and Inca culture. Arriving to the island, we will walk along a path to enjoy the unforgettable view of the Lake Titicaca. At the village, you will have free time to discover by your own the landscape and the village. Later we walk down to the pier to take our motor boat back to Puno. We will arrive to Puno at 4:00pm approximately and you will be transferred back to your hotel in Puno. End of our services
- Transfer to the port of Puno
- Visit of the Uros floating islands
- Visit of the Amanti island
- night in a local family
- Expenses not mentionned
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