Travel Agency Peru Machu Picchu Tour Vacation Packages

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ISLANDS OF LAKE TITICACA

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  • From US$
    04 DAYS / 03 NIGHTS
  • From US$
    LIMA I JULIACA I PUNO I LAKE TITICACA I UROS & AMANTANI & TAQUILE ISLANDS

ITINERARY

DAY 1: ARRIVE TO PUNO - LAKE TITICACA
Upon arrival to Juliaca, 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. Rest of the day free. Overnight.
(*Only if you arrive with first flight)

Meals: None.

DAY 2: PUNO – UROS FLOATING ISLANDS – AMANTANI  ISLAND
Breakfast. Morning pick up from your hotel to begin the motorboat excursion on the Lake Titicaca 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". Their homes and boats are also made from this material. After having experienced some of the ancient traditions of the local people, you continue your motorboat trip to Amantani Island; Qechua speaking natives still governed by their ancient traditions inhabits this island, whose main occupations are the production of ceramics and textiles. The positive energy of this Island is so powerful that it is known as the "Love Island". Lunch on the island. Overnight at the home steates of the community to enjoy the hospitality of a typical Amantani home.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner.

DAY 3: AMANTANI & TAQUILE ISLAND - PUNO
Breakfast. Today we will have time to stroll at leisure through the quaint streets of this colorful island.
Late morning, we will take a motorboat to Taquile Island, also inhabited by Quechua-speaking natives who have developed efficient and unique social systems, as well as fine hand weaving techniques, down through the generations. Upon arrival at the town of Taquile, we will have lunch. Then, we walk hills and around 500 stairs, and archaeological sites of this 6 km long Island. Finally, return to Puno, transfer to your hotel in Puno. Overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch.

DAY 4: PUNO – LIMA- OUT
Breakfast.  Check out hotel 10:00hours.
At coordinated time, transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima.

Meals: Breakfast.

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  • Daily departure
  • Minimum 2 passengers