Homestay at Uros island and Taquile 02 Days
Price per Person: US$ 50.00
Depart from Puno at 9:00am and Finish at 4:00pm next day.
This travel plan allows visitors to participate in the experience of the Uros natives and spend a night on the floating island built with totora reeds. Share and experience the culture of the uros people doing activities such as going for a ride on typical raft, fishing, or just relax in the middle of natural landscapes, at night look at wonderful star sky (depending on the weather). You will also have the opportunity to do manual work together with the natives.
Next day continue the trip to Taquile island and explore a wonderful landscape of the immensity of the lake Titicaca and have chance to interact with the natives who maintain their customs and traditions as the skill of weaving. At noon lunch is offered in a home of the natives.
Then continue the tour walking around the island and reach the port where the motor boat awaits for the return to Puno.
Day 01: Homestay at Uros island (Lodging on the floating island)
9:00am pick up from your Hotel or bus terminal in Puno and transfer to port of Puno.
9:15am depart the motor boat to Uros floating Islands.
On arrival we are welcomed by the natives who share their experiences with us, then we settle in the floating lodge built of totora reeds. In the afternoon is the time for cultural activities such as fishing, harvesting reeds, or just relaxs and wait for the sunset over Titicaca. At night we have the dinner and a chance to look at the sky and see the stars and constellations of the Southern Hemisphere. (depends of the weather)
Day 02: Sunrise at Uros island and Tour Taquile island.
Sunrise over Titicaca surrounded by sounds of nature and songs of birds that announce the start of a new day for the inhabitants of these islands that begin their activities.
7:00 am breakfast is served.
8:30 am we will board the motor boat to continue the trip to the lake of Titicaca and visit the Taquile Island inhabited by expert weavers.
Upon reaching the island, we begin the walking tour ascending stone paths that lead to the main square of the town, where we find the natives with their typical clothes as if they had been trapped in time.
At noon we have lunch in the middle of landscapes that offer a view of the immensity of the lake. Then the tour continues to get to the other side of the island where we take the motor boat back to Puno. 4:00 pm arrival in Puno and transfer to the city center.
- Pick up from your Hotel in Puno
- Motor boat transport with toilet facilities
- 01 night lodge in family home at Uros island
- Guided tours in group
- Entrance tickets
- Cultural activity with natives
- Meals at Uros (1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast)
- Lunch in Taquile
- Personal expenses
- Optional: ride on reed boat at uros island (pay to natives)
NOTE: This travel package can be modified after consultation, either by the availability of time, some special interest, flight arrival or departure times
We recommend this tour to people who respect the customs and traditions of the natives and who wish to experience the culture of the children of the Lake.