Lake Titicaca Full Day (EA02)
A full-day adventure to Lake Titicaca that allows us to enjoy the floating Islands of the Uros, and take us to Taquile Island to visit different sites to learn about local costumes. Photo opportunities abound throughout the day!
- Available throughout the year
- Day 1
- Transfer by boat across Lake Titicaca to Taquile Island. This trip last 3 hrs approximately stopping at the Uros floating islands; whose inhabitants still maintain a life style dependant on the use of totora (reef) from which they make boats and also build floating islands where they live. Continuing with our trip we arrive in Taquile Island, where our ascension to the community has to be slowly (due to the altitude). Here we will observe locals wearing beautiful traditional outfits made with many colors. Before lunch, our guide will organize a walking tour of the narrow streets in the community. Men and women usually display daily activities including the making of hand-woven textiles, trading, care of livestock, and agricultural practices. While you visit Taquile, you will have the chance to see impressive views of the Island surrounded by the blue waters of Lake Titicaca. This full-day tour is a great opportunity for photography’s, to learn about living cultures, and enjoy the spectacular landscape of Lake Titicaca. Transfer to your hotel.
- Professional guide
- Boat transport
- Entrance fees
- Pickups from hotel
- Personal expenses
- Additional US$ 7 for transfers outside the city of Puno