'Andean Essence: Uros, Amantani & Taquile in Two Days'

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Discover the charm of Puno with a captivating tour, embracing the rich cultures of Uros Island, Amantani, and Taquile. Indulge in local delicacies and collect unique souvenirs to cherish from the area


  • Explore the enchanting customs of the indigenous communities.
  • Admire breathtaking vistas of Lake Titicaca.
  • Discover unique souvenirs crafted from local ingredients and materials.


'The Uros Islands stand as a distinctive collection of man-made islets crafted by the indigenous Uro community. Constructed predominantly from totora, an aquatic plant, these buoyant islands provide an intriguing window into the ingenious lifestyle of this ancient lakeside culture.' Itinerary Day 1: Puno-Uros-Amantaní Our adventure begins bright and early, around 6:30 to 7:00 am, as we pick you up from your hotel and head to the port of Puno. There, we'll board a boat for a scenic 30-minute journey to the fascinating floating islands of the Uros. Upon arrival, we'll have the chance to explore these unique islands and admire the intricate handmade crafts created by the local residents. After immersing ourselves in the culture of the Uros, we'll continue our voyage by boat to the enchanting Amantani Islands, where a mouthwatering lunch awaits us. Tonight, we'll have the incredible opportunity to experience island life firsthand, staying with local families who proudly uphold their ancient traditions and attire despite the passage of time and the encroachment of modernity. Day 2: Amantani-Taquile-Puno Following breakfast, we'll set out for the picturesque Island of Taquile. From the port, we'll embark on a 40-minute trek along scenic trails and steps until we reach the town. There, we'll explore the various tourist attractions that this traditional island offers, including a chance to admire the exquisite local crafts on display. After a leisurely lunch, we'll make our way back to Puno, expecting to arrive around 5:30 p.m.


Transfers hotel/port of Puno Boat rides Entrance tickets to the attractions Meals mentioned Specialized guide Lodging in the Amantani Islands

Important Information

  • Lake Titicaca is located at an altitude of 3,810 meters above sea level. It is recommended that you acclimatize before taking the excursion, for example by drinking coca tea. Please put your contact number correctly with your country code and have Whatsapp. For last minute reservations, please check availability with the supplier by e-mail before booking.

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