Two Day Lake Titicaca Tour With Homestay

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Discover the beauty of Lake Titicaca on a 2-day tour, visiting the unique floating islands of Uros, experiencing the cultural heritage of Amantani, and exploring the traditional textiles of Taquile.

Highlights

  • Experience authentic cultural immersion with homestays on Amantani Island.
  • Witness the unique lifestyle of the Uros community on their floating reed island
  • Marvel at the handwoven textiles of Taquile, a UNESCO-recognized art form.
  • Enjoy panoramic sunset views over the lake from Amantani's elevated points
  • Savor traditional Andean dishes prepared by local islanders.

Description

Embark on a captivating 2-day adventure across the world's highest navigable lake, Lake Titicaca, and immerse yourself in the living traditions of its indigenous communities. This tour offers an intimate exploration of the lake's splendor, visiting the remarkable Uros people on their floating reed islands, the welcoming locals of Amantani, and the skilled weavers and stunning landscapes of Taquile Island. Engage with timeless cultures, enjoy homestays, and witness breathtaking panoramas that make Lake Titicaca a destination like no other. Day 1: Puno - Uros - Amantani Begin your journey departing from Puno, where you'll glide over crystal-clear waters to the floating islands of Uros. Here, you'll learn about the islanders' way of life and their ancient techniques for building islands with totora reeds. Next, set sail to Amantani, where you'll be greeted with traditional hospitality during a homestay. Participate in cultural activities, savor local cuisine, and if you're up for it, hike to the island's highest point for a sunset that frames the lake in golden hues. Day 2: Amantani - Taquile - Puno After breakfast with your host family, wave goodbye to Amantani and make your way to Taquile Island. Taquile is renowned for its intricate handwoven textiles and clothing, which are considered among the finest handicrafts in Peru. Walk through the terraced landscape, visit the local community, and enjoy a traditional lunch with panoramic views of the lake. Conclude your tour with a return boat trip to Puno. Your experience ends with a comfortable drop-off at your hotel or at a central location, leaving you free to continue exploring or to reflect on the unforgettable memories made.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off (Within The Centre of Puno City) Professional bilingual guide (English/Spanish) Boat transportation to Uros, Amantani, and Taquile Islands Entrance fees to the islands (Uros, Amantani and Taquile) Homestay accommodation on Amantani Island Meals as per itinerary (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner) Cultural and community activities on Amantani and Taquile Islands

Important Information

  • On the second day of the tour, you will need to hike up on Taquile Island. However, if you are not sure of doing this, you can stay back in the boat and our guide will assist you with anything you may need.

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