Uros Kayak + Taquile Regular Motor Boat

You first go to Uros Islands by Kayaks then join for Taquile Island group tour that comes by motor boat from Puno port, spend the rest of the day on this classical guided tour.

Overview

  • Transfer from your downtown Puno hotel to Kayak dock.
  • At Kayak point departure your guide provides basic instructions.
  • Go paddling to Uros islands through magic places.
  • Guide explanations about Uros life, history, island buildings.
  • Free time for riding reed boat (optional).
  • Join to Taquile Group Tour by regular motor boat.
  • Visit of Taquile Island.
  • Have lunch a Traditional local tourist restaurant.
  • Back to Hotels.

Itinerary

Your exciting day begins at 6:45 am with a quick pick-up from your Puno hotel to Kayak dock. Here, guide is going to explain about elemental Kayak paddling. You then will be ready to escape into the nature kayaking at your own rhythm into the Floating islands of the Uros People through Titicaca landscapes.

Following that, you are welcomed by locals who invite us to their island to their homes. Where, your guide explains about their history, traditions, daily life activities and more importantly how the islands are built. Free time to visit inside their reed houses, wear typical cloths for pictures, and time for shopping reed made souvenirs.

As an extra relaxing trip you may ride on top of a typical reed boat “balsa” while it’s crossing the Uros Lake to the next Uros floating Island (optional).

Finally, on this second Uros island you take the tourist motor boat that comes from the main Puno port, so you join to Full-Day Group Tour of Uros and Taquile Islands. This Kayaking to Uros and then connection to Taquile by regular motor boat is arranged in a form that you don’t miss the visit of the natural island of Taquile, located 34 km away from main Puno Port.

On arrival at Taquile Island, you walk up to the summit for approximately 35 minutes on your pace. Visit their main attractions, relax and enjoy a locally prepared lunch of delicious and fresh Lake Titicaca trout. After lunch, you have the opportunity to take a short hike around the island before crossing the lake via motor boat heading back to Puno. In the late afternoon, at the port you are picked up and get back to your hotel.