Uros and Taquile Island Boat Trip from Puno

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Escape modern life and embark on a serene boat journey across Lake Titicaca, transporting you to Taquile Island. Enchanting wonders await as you also witness the remarkable floating islands of Uros


  • Visit the islands of Uros and Taquile on Lake Titicaca
  • Learn more about the local way of life of Titicaca Islanders
  • Shop at a local handicraft market on Taquile impressive shop


Pickup directly from your hotel in Puno, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey across Lake Titicaca. Board a comfortable motor boat at the port, ready to embark on a remarkable exploration of the region's unique islands. Benefit from the expertise of a knowledgeable guide fluent in English and Spanish, who will accompany you on this adventure. Gain insights into the fascinating history and culture of the manmade Uros Islands, marveling at their construction from the native reeds. Around midday, arrive at the picturesque Taquile Island, where you'll embark on an uphill walk to truly appreciate the breathtaking beauty of Lake Titicaca from the main plaza. Take a well-deserved break for a delightful lunch (mainly trout), while delving deeper into the lives of the island's inhabitants. It is worth noting that Taquile Island has been declared a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2005, highlighting its cultural significance. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the handicraft market, where you can witness firsthand the renowned textiles crafted by the skilled locals. Explore the island's museums, further enriching your understanding of its rich heritage. As the day draws to a close, return to Puno by boat in the late afternoon, basking in the memories of an enriching and captivating journey across the enchanting Lake Titicaca.


Inclusions: Hotel pickup and drop-off (from downtown hotels) Entrances tickets to Uros and Taquile Island English and Spanish-speaking guide Comfotrable and panoramic windows Motor boat ride Lunch in Taquile

Important Information

  • You should be reasonably fit to take part, especially to visit Taquile where you will need to climb for a period of 25 to 30 minutes, with stops, and go down 450 steps
  • Bring a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, disinfectant gel and toilet paper
  • Bring money for snacks, souvenirs, etc. in Peruvian soles
  • Bring 2 sets of clothes for the climate as the temperature in the morning is cold, becomes hot later in the day, and can be cold and windy in the afternoon

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