Max. Altitude3900 m
Type of ToursCultural
Description: Inside the lake Titicaca, inhabited by people of solidarity men and women who share their culture, and their ancestral traditions. The traveler has the feeling of having taken a leap in time, to relive a piece of the great story of the children of the Sun. These natives are great navigators and masters of the fabric that preserve their wisdom in the designs and decoration of their clothing and in their traditions. The island is also of great scenic value due to its location in the immensity of the lake. This trip is very popular because of the opportunity to interact with the natives who still maintain their innocence of mind and heart, due to the very simple and quiet lifestyle they lead. The houses are very simple and cozy, all overlooking the lake, this combination of culture and nature makes this place a charm.
In this tour we will first visit the islands of the Uros taking a comfortable boat from the port of Puno (30 minutes) after visiting 2 floating islands we will continue with the trip to the island of Amantani (2 ½ hours) we will arrive at midday, where we will be cordially received by local families. Accompanied by the families we will walk (30 min uphill) to the local houses of the Island of Amantani, where we will lunch typical Andean food of the island. After settling down and resting, we will walk to the top of the island to see the Inca Pachamama and Pachatata ceremonial temples. After appreciating the beautiful views of the lake and its splendor, we will wait until sunset to contemplate one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world! Finally we will return to dinner in the local houses, during the night the families will organize a welcome party (Optional) where we can dance and wear the local clothing all accompanied by local musicians.
We start the day with a typical breakfast and then descend to the port of Amantani (8 am), take our boat to the island of Taquile, walk uphill to the main square, from where we can observe the island and learn more about the customs and textilery of the island, after lunch we will descend to the port of Amantani (01:00 pm.) to return to Puno where we will arrive at averaging 04:00 pm.
- Motor boat Bilingual
- professional guide
- Tickets to the Uros, Amantani, Taquile
- 1 night accommodation in Amantani (family home)
- Food Amantani (Lunch, dinner, breakfast)
- Peña show
- Additional features
The price is based on double occupancy, includes all taxes and fees. Individual occupation available at an additional cost. Ask us about special discounts for groups if you travel with 3 or more people Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of our reservation. This tour begins in Cusco, the hostel / hotel pickup is included for accommodation located in the center of the city of Cusco. The tour has no set exits, you can choose your own start date (subject to availability) The name, number, expiration and country of the passport are required at the time of reservation for all participants Huayna Picchu / Machu Picchu Mountain Hike available at an additional cost. $ 20 discount for students with a valid ID card from the university / university You must bring an ID with you on the Inca Trail. We take care of all diets, please let us know your diets. Equipment such as trekking poles can be rented at an additional cost.
The Inca Trail is the only tour in Peru that is not reimbursable. Be sure to confirm the correct dates when you make the purchase. As the Inca Trail is regulated by the Ministry of Culture, they do not allow changes in the start date nor give reimbursements, once a permit is acquired, they are not resold.
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