Cleaning and safety practices
2-Day tour to the highest navigable lake in the world
Learn about Aymara civilizations from professional guide
Get to know one of world's Underwater Cultural Heritage Site
Spend time with local people and learn about their lifestyle
Opportunity to participate in traditional activities
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of Uros, Amantani and Taquile Islands
Regular lake boat
Basic rural accommodation
Lunch and Dinner on day 1, breakfast and lunch on day 2
Meals not listed as inclusions.
Know Before You Book
Children 2 and younger are complementary.
This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
You must be able to walk in unpaved or uneven terrain
Round trip transportation is available from most centrally located Puno hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.
Lake Titicaca has an average altitude of 3,800 M.A.S.L., so we recommend prior acclimatization for the excursion.
What you can expect
Early in the morning, we will pick you up at the hotel to go to Puno's port. We will take our regular boat, and start the first excursion visiting the Uros Floating Islands. These beautiful islands, handmade by the man, are made with totora and there are about 80 islands of this material around. You will meet its friendly community, their customs and his lifestyle. Then, we will go towards Amantani Island, sailing the extensive Lake Titicaca. Upon arrival, will have a warm welcome from the local community. There are in total 800 families, and this mystical island has important ceremonial centers and shamans who see the future through coca leaves. We will have lunch with the local people, to know them better and spend a nice time. Then we will ascend to Pacha Tata (4,100 m.s.n.m), where is located the most important mystical ceremonial center of the Lake Titicaca, to see the beautiful sunset. We will have dinner with the local people, and if you wish, then you can participate in activities with them. We will spend the night in basic rural houses.
After a traditional Andean breakfast, we will embark on the boat to visit Taquile Island. On this island, you will enjoy spectacular Lake views, as well as its landscapes surrounded by mountains, and blue sky. We will appreciate a cultural presentation of the local community. We will enjoy lunch with a special show with dances, music and a photo session with traditional costumes. At the end, we will take the boat back towards Puno's port. Transfer to the hotel.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
- High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
- Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
- Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travelers
- Contactless ticket redemption
- Social distancing measures in place
- Personal protective equipment worn by staff
- Temperature checks given to staff
- Temperature checks available
- Masks required
- Hand sanitizer provided
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