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2-Day Uros, Amantani, Taquile from Puno with Homestay

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    What to Expect
    Day 1:

    07:45 a.m. Transfers to the port of hotels.

    08:00 a.m. Departure to the floating islands of the Uros.

    08:30 a.m. Arrival to the islands of the Uros where you will visit two floating islands, the guide will give information about the construction of these artificial islands for 20 minutes approx. and then they will have free time to buy crafts.

    Walk in a handmade totora boat (optional).

    Then continue the trip to the island of Amantani.

    01:30 p.m. arriving approx. Families will be waiting for travelers, accommodation is in family homes. The people of Amantani have Quechua origins and are mainly small farmers. The houses are very simple and the services are basic. There is no drinking water, there is no electricity and, of course, there are no comfortable toilets or showers; the guide will take care of the distribution of the passengers, they will go to the family house (from 2 people per family to 5 per family); at

    2:00 p.m .: Lunch at the home of the local family, after a short break at

    3:00 p.m.: There will be a walk to the highest peak of the island and

    6:00 p.m .: Dinner at the family home,

    Note: after dinner, visitors can enjoy a show organized by the residents of Amantani, for this the heads of families can lend the typical Amantani dress and accompany the passengers to the local community where there will be concerts. music, drinks and a bonfire.

    Day 2:

    After breakfast in the family house at

    08:00 a.m .: Departure from Amantani to Taquile, we will arrive in Taquile approximately at

    09:00 a.m. You will arrive at the pier in the north and have a walk to the city, to the

    10:30 a.m. Arrival in the main city of Taquile, and

    12:00 p.m .: lunch (optional), later the guide will give free time to the visitors so that they can take pictures and / or attend the taquile artisans room where you can buy typical fabrics from Taquile Ista; to

    1:00 pm. Return to Puno from the main pier (538 steps down) and to the

    4:00 p.m. m .: arrival in Puno where you will wait for the mobility that will transfer you to the respective hotels.

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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    The excursion begins when the mobility comes to pick up the clients in the respective hotel, at the indicated time.
    Return Details
    The tour ends at the same place where it started.
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
    • Transportation in shared departure and return.
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Gratuities
    • Drinks
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Popular mentions
    Visiting the Uros Islands and the homestay in Amantani was a wonderful experience and I would highly recommend it to anyone. However, be aware that there is ALOT of uphill walking involved. This activity is for fit people - NOT for older or out of shape folks at all. Also, be
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    We arrived in Cusco and ended up staying in Pacha Hostel, which also runs Pacha Expeditions. After shopping around for tours we decided to book the 2 day, 1 night tour, staying in Amantani for the evening, with Pacha Expeditions. The tour was outstanding, just the right amount
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    • Duration: 21h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Portuguese
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