Lake Titicaca Tour 2 days
Lake Titicaca Tour 2 days–Amantani, Taquile, and other islands on lake Titicaca is truly amazing to experience their people who have lived since immemorial time, they remain starkly traditional. Quechua and Aymara-speaking residents work the fields with primitive tools , sail the lake with primeval caballitos de totora (reed boat), and harvest crops with methods unchanged since the days of the Incas,
Today they want to share their culture, their ancestral traditions with us, so have a great time exploring, and relive a tiny part of the great history of the sun’s children. These native people are good seafarers and great ones on weaving, so you will have a terrific time interacting with them.
Group size: ( minimum 03 people) prices per person are based on three people might share a transportation or boat. The itinerary is described and based on personalized service.
Service Level: Upgraded
Physical Grading: 1 2 3 4 5 6
EASY TO MODERATE: Hotel nights and/or lodge nights, nature walks. hikes of two to four hours on some days. Other physical activities are sometimes included, such as optional sea kayaking, horseback riding.
Price: From US$ 200 / 2 Days
DAY 1, PUNO – URUS – AMANTANI
We will go to the hotel to pick you up at 7:00am, then to drive to the main lake-port from where to go aboard the boat, we will have a 30-minute drive to get the floating islands, once we arrive the inhabitants of the islands will welcome us, then they will let us know concerning of their daily social life on the floatings islands, and we will have time to hangout with them. After being with the local ones we will continue sailing to get the next island Amantani, when we arrive to the lake-port of Amantani, the local people will be waiting for us with a big and contagious smile who will take us to their house to have lunch, in the afternoon we will explore the island and of course we will go to Pachatata ( pre-incan temple) from where we will have stunning sunset. At night about 7:00 pm we will have dinner, then we will be invited by the locals to be part of their celebration party, eventually at about 10:30 pm we go back the house to sleep.
DAY 2, AMANTANI – TAQUILE – PUNO
We will have breakfast made by the local family, right away to take the boat to Taquile island after 1-hour sailing we will arrive to the island, when we arrive to this island we will explore for 45 minutes the outsides of the little town after that we will have lunch at one of the local restaurants, from this island we will have awesome views of the lake, later on we will explore the little picturesque town, and we will have about 30-minute walk by a short path to get the boat. In the afternoon we will navigate for 2:30 hours back to the main lake-port, from where we will take our private van back to hotel.
PERU SUMMIT INCLUDES
- Private transportation
- All transfers from the airport to hotel, and from hotel to airport
- Tour guide in English.
- One breakfast, two lunch, one dinner.
- Entrance fee to the lake.
- One night lodging at the local family’s house
PERU SUMMIT DOES NOT INCLUDE
- A little stroll on local typical boat around the floating island.
- Extra expenditure.
- Backpack to carry your things.
- Camera, and charger
- Rain gear (especially if traveling in the wet season, from October to March).
- Sunblock and sunglasses.
- Water bottle or canteen.
- American dollars and peruvian soles in cash.
- Sun hat.
- Warm jacket