Day 1:Uros Islands and Amantani
We will pick you up from the Bus Station so will take to our lodge where you can take a hot shower and have breakfast after this Between 7.40am and 8am Transfer from the lodge to the port and by motor boat we take you to one of the legendary Uros Islands where you can observe the lives of the Uros people who live on floating reed islands, some only 20 meters in length. After a beautiful 3hr boat ride we reach Amantani Island where we will break into smaller groups to stay with the local families. You have the opportunity to trek to the top of the mountain (4150 m.a.s.l) to see the Temples of the Pachamama and Pachatata and enjoy the traditional customs of the island people. Food and authentic music prepared and performed by your designated family meals’ lunch, dinner with
Accommodation: rustic accommodation with family. Maximum Altitude: 4150 m.a.s.l.
Day 2: Taquile Island – Puno -Cusco
After breakfast we take a short boat ride to the neighboring Taquile Island, where we will tour around the ruins and visit these beautiful people, world famous for their intricate and fascinating weavings, after lunch we take the return trip to Puno. Arrival in the afternoon and transfer back to The Bus Station aprox 4 pm. ( so you will take the confortable Bus back to Cusco at around 9:30 p.m. so you will be back in Cusco by 6:00 am next morning)
End of service. Meals 01 Breakfast, 01 typical lunch in Taquile.
Includes / Not Includes
- Professional, English speaking-Spanish guide
- Round Trip Cama Bus from Cusco-Puno-Cusco
- Collection from Puno Bus Station
- Admission ticket to the Islands
- Motor boat-driver
- Speedy boat (Jumbo Class services)
- 01 Night Home stays with the Families (Amantani).
- DAY FIRST: 01 Typical Lunch-01 Typical Dinner-01 Typical Breakfast.
- DAY TWO: 01 TypicalBreakfast and Lunch in Taquile Island
- 24 Hour assistance
Price & availability
Our day tours are done privately and the cost is based on your group size.
3 people: 150 USD$
4 people: 140 USD$
5 – 6 people: 130 USD$
7 – 10 people: 120 USD$
14 or more: Will be arranged and priced by your Bioanden Expeditions representative.NOTE: We sometimes offer to combine private tours (with your permission) into smaller groups with a discount. Let us know if you would be open to others joining you.