With regular boat and overnight in basic Indigenous Community Houses
Day 1: Tour Uros Floating Islands & Homestay on Amantani Island.
At about 8:00 a.m. you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the pier to take the motor boat towards the Uros Floating Islands. Here we walk on the incredible reed islands and interact with the natives learning about their customs and their way of life. There is a chance to ride a reed boat (optional tour at extra charge of us$3.00 per person). Then we continue our journey towards “Amantani Island”. Upon arrival, a group of native families will meet us at the pier to take us to their homes for lodging. In the afternoon walk up to the highest point of the Island to explore the ancient ruins of Pachatata. From the summit we get stunning views of the Lake and the surroundings. After dinner we can enjoy a local party. Overnight in local indigenous houses. Lunch, Dinner included.
Day 2: Taquile Island and return to Puno in the afternoon.
At 08:00 a.m. we have breakfast and then we walk down to the pier to take the boat towards “Taquile Island”. The Taquile people are a traditional Quechua speaking community living from agricultural activities and the weaving tradition done by hand, as part of their culture that goes back to the Inca civilizations. On Taquile village we will have some free time to explore around on your own. You also can have lunch (on your own) in one of the many local restaurants. Later we walk down to the pier to take our motor boat back to Puno where we will arrive at about 4:00 p.m. to be transferred back to your hotel in Puno. Breakfast included
All transfers, shared speed boat transport, shared Spanish / English speaking guide, entrance fees, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast (on Amantani Island).