Uros Floating Islands Tour Morning

Uros Floating Islands Tour Morning

 

US$ 20 per person (min 2 people)

US$ 35 one person (private)

Best option if you’ve got only free early morning hours to visit Lake Titicaca Floating Islands, from 6 am to 8:30 am, go to Uros by a small engine boat as locals do and escorted by your personal English speaking tour guide. Uros Floating Islands Tour Morning is operated as a daily and small group departure to reach the Uros people’s reed islands in just 10 to 15 min by a motor boat. Tour guide, tickets and land transfers are included.

Uros Floating Islands Tour Morning is highly recommended for people arriving from a direct bus from Cusco to Puno (overnight bus) or from Arequipa to Puno. Do not waste your time waiting until 9 am for Uros Floating Islands Tour, the best part is that early in the morning you won’t see crowds.

What is “Uros floating Islands Tour Morning” about?

To avoid the large and non-flexible group boating tours from Puno city to Uros reed Islands. We are local operator and as it, we’ve found 7 ways to get to Uros community islands, one of those is this and we offer you the option to visit in a fast way and unique the Uros ethnic group.

 

Tour feature

 

 

  • Tour Type: Small group guided engine Boat Tour
  • Tour Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
  • Hotel Pick-up Time: from 6:00 am
  • Hotel Drop-off Time: from 8:30 am
  • Consideration: Not lots of walking involved
  • Highlights: meet and encounter the locals, learn the process of building a man-made reed floating Islands of Uros people.

 

Enjoy the sun setting over Puno city, its hills and the Lake seen from Uros floating islands. From 4:30 pm to 6:45 pm.

How would it be? Tour itinerary

6:00 am hotel pick-up and land transfer to Kalapajra Uros local pier.

6:15 am Climb aboard the small engine boat and begin your voyage to the 10 min away journey to Floating Islands, in which you can absorb the tranquility and stillness of the magnificent Lake Titicaca, only disrupted by the passing of another vessel.

As you approach your destination, take note of the large, grass-like reeds growing by the wayside, which are famously used in the construction of the islands you’re about to visit. Practice your Aymara greetings with your guide, and get ready to meet the Uros people, who are eagerly waiting to receive you.

6:30 am On arrival, you’ll be helped down onto dry land, and shown around one of the islands. Meet the local inhabitants, see the way they live, and learn from your guide just how vital the totora reed is for this community. You’ll be given the opportunity to ride on a traditional reed boat (at an additional cost), and experience this unique form of transport normally used by the island dwellers.

Uros reed house

In this modern day and age, it is rare to find a community who has such a special relationship with their surrounding environment, and with such an ingenious way to live sustainably. Seize the chance to pay a visit to the Uros people whilst you’re in Puno, and witness this for yourself!

8:00 am time to return by the same small boat to Puno city.

8:15 am arrival to Kalapajra port and transfer back to your hotel in Puno city.

What's included (what we provide)

  • Group transfer from your Puno hotel to port.
  • Small local engine boat.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Return to hotel.

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If you have questions and doubts about Uros Floating Islands Tour Morning, take your time in telling us your inquiries and we’ll show you a lot more options to do (or re-design it).

Just email us at:

andeannwayss@gmail.com

Or WhatsApp us to:

+51 965154772 (Fredy, the guy responsible of answering your emails and inquiries at headquarter)

How to book

  1. You can get it fully booked by paying an Initial Amount via PayPal and the Total Balance must be paid in USD or PEN cash at the end of tour, then this is how you’ll get your Tour Confirmation from us.
  2. After we receive your “Booking Request”, we'll back to you as soon as possible with the PayPal link and the exact first amount to be paid. 
  3. Additional information and requirements will be detailed on the email (or via
    WhatsApp).

After we receive your email we'll back to you as soon as possible with the PayPal link.

The exact amount and additional requirements will be sent to you later.

Now please, start by filling the Booking Form below.

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