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 Uros Floating Island Lake Titicaca tour tour package vacation travel viait peru south america

Uros, Isla Flotante del Lago Titicaca

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    03 Dias / 02 Noches
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    LIMA I JULIACA I PUNO I UROS & TAQUILE I PUNO I LIMA

ITINERARY

 DAY 1: ARRIVE TO PUNO

Upon arrival to Juliaca airport, reception and transfer to the hotel in Puno. On the way, you will visit the famous Chullpas of Sillustani (*): stone cylinder burial chambers used by the Aymaras to bury their important leaders. Lake Umayo, located in front of the Chullpas, adds further beauty to the place. Here you also have the opportunity to observe several local typical birds. Finally, arrival to Puno and the hotel. Overnight. 

Meals: None.

(* Only if you arrive with first flight)

 DAY 2: PUNO – UROS & TAQUILE ISLAND

Breakfast. In the morning at 07:00hrs approx. , you will have an unforgettable motorboat excursion on the waters of Lake Titikaka to the unique "Floating Islands" of the Uros. These ancient inhabitants of the Lake, known as the water tribe, have built their own "Islands" by periodically adding new layers of a type of reed unique to the area called "Totora" (Scirpus totora), vegetable fibre of the Papyrus family. Their homes and boats are also made from this material. The tour continues by motorboat to Taquile Island, inhabited by Quechua-speaking natives who have developed efficient and unique social systems, as well as fine hand weaving techniques, passed down through the generations. Upon arrival at the Town of Taquile lunch on the island.  Then you will walk hills and around 500 stairs, and archaeological sites of this 6 km long Island. Finally, return to Puno. overnight. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

DAY 3: PUNO – LIMA OR CUSCO

Breakfast. In the morning, transfer to the airport or Bus / Train station.

Meals: Breakfast.

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 *Daily departure

*Minimum 2 passengers