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One of the guides of our agency will pick you up from your hotel at 7 am for transport to the port of Puno, where we will board a motor boat.
This trip lasts about 30 minutes, after having arrived at the floating islands of Uros make a visit to a family of these islands, who will give us a welcome in their own language (Aymara language)
Then this family we explain its way of life and customs as they inhabit these islands for hundreds of years. After taking all the necessary information we can make a small tour along the islands in order to appreciate the full magnitude of the beauty of this place aboard ships made by themselves based on totora (wild plants growing in lakes and wetlands ). This visit will last approximately 45 minutes. Then continue the journey to the island of Taquile.
Along the way we witness the stunning scenery of this lake. Upon reaching the island of Taquile we will walk to the village 1hour. In the town of Taquile remain a time of 3 hours visiting the place watching the scenery and customs of this community Quechua. After the visit we will return to Puno lunch and 2.30 pm. 5.00 pm Arrival in Puno. and transfer to hotel.
What is included in the tour?
- Transportation by motor boat with bathroom
- guided visit to the islands of Uros and Taquile Island
- Bilingual guide service
- Entrance fees
What is not included in the tour
- Extras and tips
If you want to make this tour is important to follow these recommendations:
- For this type of trip is important to wear warm clothes, long pants, hiking boots, sunglasses, sunscreen, wool cap, gloves and bring a poncho because here temperature changes can be abrupt and may have rainfall at certain times of year. In the winter months it is important to wear a jacket and warm clothes because I always get cold at this time may be more intense. Should take a camera or camcorder not forget to bring a bag to protect from rain.
- If you want to make a reservation is important to send all personal information and payment required for this service. Then our reservation department will send an e-voucher or receipt which you must print and present to start the tour.