Our departure begins at 6:45 am from your hotel. To guide us in private transportation to the dock or the main port. At 7:15 am, we started out in the direction of the floating islands of Uros, currently considered the National Reserve of Lake Titicaca. Also known as the world’s highest navigable lake. During the trip you can see a beautiful view, landscape view. Our expert guide will show them the existence of the floating islands of Uros. Today the people of the Uros still maintains its own culture and tradition, as well as fishing, especially the (carachi) and silversides. When fishing is abundant conserve the fish drying in the sun. Also they engaged in the hunting of wild birds and collecting duck eggs. 75 islands are living today, and each island is well organized, after a nice long visit, you will say goodbye to the Uros. Our next visit will be the natural island of Taquile.
To get to our next visit, we sail boat for 2 hours, the natural island of Taquile, while browsing you can see the chain of mountains (real mountains), not only that, the people of Taquile very cooperative and well organized. Is the reason that Taquileños have demonstrated their high degree of progress in Textileria, receiving his award by UNESCO. Significantly, spinning and weaving are made primarily by men, starting at age eight. Women made exclusively of yarns and fabrics. Life in Taquile is still largely unchanged by modernity. The visit will be an average of 2hrs, and 1 hour will have to enjoy a delicious typical lunch, if you really want to be part of this community, you can collaborate voluntarily by buying some of their crafts. So that this community has some means of sustainability, that way they can continue to show their existence to future travelers, our guide informed them finally return time reaching the 17 afternoon to the city of Puno.