TITICACA 1 DAY
Uros Taquile Excursion 1 Day :
We pick you up from your hotel about 6:30 am. to leave at 7:00 in the direction of the island of the Uros. A boat will sail approximately 02:00 am arriving at the famous floating islands. These islands are made of reed throw, a plant that the mother nature provides them. The maggot in the lake has a special property, thanks to which the local people build their houses. On the other hand, they use it for the construction of its anchorage. Besides, the villagers use this material for the production of handicrafts. They are also engaged in fishing and hunting. Their native languages are the Quechua and the Aymara.
Later, visit to the Taquile island, the inhabitants of this island are artisans on wool textile products. The island is 1 km. wide and 6-7 km long. It has the peculiarity of having a stone staircase of 533 steps to climb to the village and because the altitude is a bit heavy grabs the rise.
(13,000 feet above sea level). On Taquile there are numerous archaeological pre-Inca and Inca archaeological remains. We will be returning to Puno in the afternoon.