Amantani Taquile Uros 2D 1N

Experience a day with a family of Andes, eating their local crops, as well as sleeping in their local family home. Where there is no electric light, neither, heating, nor hot water. But there is friendliness and warmth of home.

Amantani is an island located in the center of Lake Titicaca, a unique place. There are 800 families living there approx. Distributed in 10 communities.

The occupation of the island goes back to pre-Inca times. His life is based on farming. Tourism for this culture is a new economic activity, families give tourists a room and meals, so they can experience the way of life, during the afternoon we have a hike to the highest point of all the islands of Lake Titikaka, and At night probably an extra activity.

On the way there, we will also visit the floating islands of Uros, and the next day we continue the excursion to Taquile, which is famous for the weaving and beautiful landscape, 2005 was declared as "world heritage", here we will have lunch and explore more than This beautiful place.


First day:

  • 07:50 - Pick you from hotels to take you to the port.
  • 08:25 - Meet the tour guide, then navigate to Uros.
  • 08:55 - We arrive to Uros, where you will have an explanation about this pre-Inca culture, free time for pics, explore more the island. And time for the rustic canoe.
  • 10:30 - We continue to Amantani island (overnight), 2.45hrs. Approx.
  • 13:15 - Arrive to the island and distribution to the families.
  • 13:45 - Typical lunch at the family house. Rest.
  • 15:30 or 16:00 - Optional meeting to make a hiking to the viewpoint of the island and wait for the sunset. (Tour guide fixes a exact time)
  • 19:00 - Dinner at home, Local food.
  • There are other activities such as: fun time and short dance with families at night, typical costumes, Optional. GOOD NIGHT

Second Day

  • 06:30 - Awake and breakfast at the family house.
  • 08:00 - Say good bye to the family,  we continue the tour towards the next island (taquile) Trip aprox, one hour.
  • 09:00 - Arrival to the next island, walk to the main square of the island, can be half an hour or an hour of walking. (listen the briefing)
  • Free time in the square to observe the exhibition of textiles, photographs etc.
  • Lunch at family house, (group lunch)
  • With this tour we Visit different sides of the island.
  • 15:00 * 16:00 - time of arrival to the city of Puno.
  • The guide send you in a transportation to the hotel or Downtown. BYE

 INCLUDES:

  • Transfers Hotel to Port and back to Hotel.
  • Motor Boat "life Jackets, Toilet, Covered boat, Place for good photos, bus seats, Licensed Captain, panoramic windows"
  • Professional English and Spanish speaking Guide.
  • Entrances fees for the three islands.
  • Meals and accommodations on amantani. (3 meals + Accommodation)

Not INCLUDES:

  • Rustic Canoe trip around floating islands (Optional Pay directly).
  • Lunch the second day (around 7 USD - pay directly)
  • Extra drinks.
  • Tips.

WHAT TO BRING?

  • Take a small backpack for two days.
  • Sunscreen. (high SPF), sunglasses, Hat.
  • Water. (you can buy on the islands)
  • Good Jackets. (Bring light ones too)
  • Toilet Paper.
  • Shoes to walk.
  • Torches for the night.
  • Presents for the family where are you staying (Optional)

 

  
Normal service$ 55.00 p/ personGroup Tour
Private guide  $ 95.00 p/ person Shared boat 
2 - 3 People $ 190.00 p/ person Private Service
4 - 5 People $ 135.00 p/ person Private Service
6 - 7 People $ 110.00 p/ person Private Service
8 - 9 People $ 80.00 p/ person Private Service 
10 - 15 People $ 65.00 p/ person Private Service 
15 - up People $ 50.00 p/ person Private Service 
  • For Private guide, minimum 02 people. (it means, we share the boat but you've got a private guide full time for (2 or maximum 6 people)
  • The private tour makes flexibility possible, many topics such as the time of departure from puno, time of visit on each island, time of rest, etc. etc.

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