Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world and the home of the handmade floating islands of Uros where the local people live a traditional lifestyle utilizing the flora of the lake for the homes & boats.
This is a half day tour to the most incredible Island on Earth!! Our tour begins with pick up from your hotel or bus station in Puno at 8:45am and we will drive to Puno's main port. Then we will take a boat to start our trip to the floating islands of Uros, located inside the bay of Lake Titicaca only 14 km away from the city (20-30 minutes ride).
It is believed that the Uros were one of the oldest ethnic groups that inhabited the region of the Andean highlands. Their survival depended on their skills as fishermen and bird hunters.
After the visit to the floating islands at 12:30pm we turn to the hotels in downtown Puno.
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