02 Day Tour to the Titicaca Lake and Uros, Taquile & Amantani Islands
02 Day Lake Titicaca Tour
INKAYNI PERU TOURS.- offers you experiential tourism 2 days Lake Titicaca Tour, giving you a service of elegance and guarantee throughout the tour. For those looking for an unforgettable experience.
ITINERARY: DAY 1.- UROS (FLOATING ISLANDS) – AMANTANI ISLAND
A full day of boat excursion afloat Lake Titicaca. We will visit the ancient culture of the Uros and step foot on their floating islands. The islanders will give us a presentation about their lifestyle upon their man-made islands, built using the totora reed which grows among the shores of the lake. We will learn about their existence on these small islands and how they have adapted to its conditions. Continuing across the lake we will arrive to the island of Amantani. Here we will meet the Quechua families that will offer us a cosy home-stay style lodging and prepare us traditional food for lunch. After lunch we will make the short ascent to the two hilltops of the island while observing the daily lifestyle of the local people. Atop of the island we will visit two ancient pre-Inka temples, Pachatata and Pachamama (father & mother cosmos). In the evening after dinner the community members will hold a small welcoming party for us. Lodging: Amantani Island (Home stay)
DAY 2.- TAQUILE – PUNO
After breakfast on Amantani we will board the boat again to make the short trip to the neighboring island of Taquile. Here we will ascend the beautiful stone paths to the community, a small and quite shy population, not to mention very hard-working and wise, a culture full of art and tradition. Taquiles’ people are cheerful and proud of their origin and culture, happy to share with us the beautiful atmosphere of island life upon the immense lake Titicaca.
VERY IMPORTANT: This tour starts at your hotel when we pick you up, and will end at your hotel when we leave it.
You may also be interested in the 1 day speed boat tour of Lake Titicaca.
- Transfers hotel – port – hotel.
- Bilingual guide (English & Spanish).
- Tickets to the Islands..
- All transportation.
- Transport by traditional boat.
- Overnight stay with the families (Amantani).
- 01 Lunch, 01 Dinner, 01 Breakfast.
- Second day lunch in Taquile (extra $ 10 USD).
- Others not mentioned in this Program.
THINGS TO BRING:
- Original Passport
- Current University Card (if you are a student and want to qualify for the discount)
- Waterproof jacket / rain poncho
- Warm jacket
- Comfortable Trousers
- Sun hat
- Sun cream (factor 35 or higher)
- Personal medication
- Camera and film
|NUMBER OF PAXS||PRICE PER PERSON||ACTION|
|2 or More People||US$ 60|
- Daily departures: We pick you up from your hotel 30 minutes before the tour.