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Tour en la ciudad de Puno

Uros Island

Half Day Tour: Traditional - Adventure Min: 69
Carol B
2024-03-20
Breathtaking views beyond describable lifetime adventure Very informitive and beautiful views wonderful pictures. I have already sent word to family they MUST come see!! The guides were friendly and helpful!!!
Heath A
2024-03-19
Amazing Experience!! An absolute once in a lifetime experience I will never forget! We were met by our guide immediately when stepping out of the train station and he was very friendly, funny, and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend anyone coming to Peru to book through Rap Travel Peru!!!
John V
2024-03-19
Totally unforgettable!! I was an amazing experience from start to finish. Every checkpoint was smooth and efficient. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone!!!
nick d
2024-03-19
Amazing time at Machu Picchu!!!!!👏👏👏👏👏 Had amazing time with some amazing people from rap travel the guide was amazing and very knowledgeable and attentive of everything that he was showing us had great insight and information and made it to where we can understand and enjoy what we were looking at in the history of the site!!!!!👏👏👏📣📣📣📣
Adriano M
2024-03-15
Passeios Maravilhosos e equipe receptiva Equipe super prestativa, desde a reserva até os guias turísticos. Fomos atendidos pelo brasileiro Luis, que estava sempre a disposição para ajudar com quaisquer dúvidas ou problemas. Os guias também foram super receptivos e bem dispostos a ajudar. Recomendo 100%
Yoselin A
2024-03-15
Mejores Días en Perú Desde el primer día la atención y servicio fueron excelentes, muy buenas recomendaciones sobre lugares donde comer, conocer y los mejores guías/fotógrafos. Gracias por recibirnos!
Castro Díaz D
2024-03-15
Experiencia increíble en Perú Mi estancia en Cusco con la agencia RAP Travel fue increíble, nos hicieron sentir como en casa desde que llegamos a la ciudad, los tours, guías, atención, todo fue demasiada buena. Recomendable para que vengan a conocer Perú de la mejor manera.
Marco F
2024-02-24
Nuestro viaje a Perú. Todo fantástico!! Nos encantó las atenciones de RAP Travel Perú y de todo su personal. Los tours bien planificados, puntuales. Todo A1, nos vamos súper contentos con el servicio. Los recomendamos al 1000%, el cooking class traditional fue excelente. El ceviche de trucha y lomo de alpaca para chuparse los dedos.
Madrily D
2024-02-24
Experiencias en Cusco. La experiencia en Perú, fue muy placentera. Nos encantó todo nuestro viaje, la compañía RAP Travel Perú. Nos ayudó muchísimo con la planificación con este viaje. 100% recomendado.
Silvia R
2024-02-23
Viaje mágico Excelente experiencia con la agencia rap travel , todos fueron muy amables y nos ayudaron a armar nuestro paquete turístico de acuerdo a nuestras necesidades

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Description Uros Island Tour Puno

With the “Uros Island Tour Puno”, you can know the enigmatic Uros Islands, shorter option for those who do not have much time, but also more attractive to visit about the life of the Uros and understand the activities they do to live.

That is why we will visit the Uros Island, which is a group of artificial islands made with totora reeds that grow in the vicinity of the lake, located north of the Bay of Puno. Its inhabitants are the Uros, an indigenous community considered to be descendants of the Pukinas (the oldest inhabitants of all America). The totora reed is an essential part of their life, because in addition to being used in the construction of the islands, it is also used medicinally. Their diet is mainly based on the consumption of fish obtained through artisanal fishing.

The tour of “Uros Island”, is one of the activities that is part of the tour to Amantani and Taquile, being in Peru you should also visit the city of Cusco and make the tour to Machu Picchu the wonder of the world.

Enjoy Uros Island Puno Tour

MAIN POINTS OF VISIT

  • Puno (3,827 masl)
  • Uros (3,810 masl)

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Pick up from Hotel – Puno Port – Uros Island – Taquile Island

  • We have 3 schedules so you can visit these islands of Puno, 09.00 am, 12.00 and 14.00 hrs.
  • 08.45 hrs The excursion to the Floating Islands of the Uros begins with the pick up at the hotel in the circuit of the Plaza de Armas or land terminal and from there we will move to the port to board the boat.
  • 09.00 hrs In a motor boat will take us to the fascinating floating islands of the Uros, located 7 km from the city of Puno, with a duration of 25 to 30 min. approx. in motor boat.
  • During our visit we will be able to explore the island, its typical houses, souvenir stores, take a ride on one of its totora reed boats with an additional cost, wear their typical attire and take pictures with the locals or with some traditional attire.
  • 17.00 hrs After our tour to Uros we will return to Puno.

BREAKFAST – HOTEL / LUNCH and DINNER – PASSENGER

INCLUDES

INCLUDES:

  • Transfer Hotel/Bay of Puno

UROS ISLAND

  • Professional Bilingual Guide
  • Lake Transportation in Uros Island
  • Visit and guided hike in Uros Island.
  • Contact with the local people in Uros Island
  • Entrance

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • It is recommended to carry a small backpack with warm clothes, water and snacks. Wear comfortable trekking shoes.

PRICES

GROUP SERVICE TOUR

Uros Island

PRICE PER PERSON

Minimum 02 people

GROUP SERVICE TOUR

  • Transfer Hotel/Bay of Puno
  • Professional Bilingual Guide
  • Lake Transportation in Uros Island
  • Visit and guided hike in Uros Island.
  • Contact with the local people in Uros Island
  • Entrance

Photo Gallery The best of the Tour!

  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-1
  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-2
  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-3
  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-4
  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-5
  • Tour Isla de Los Uros y Taquile-6

Frequently Asked Questions about the Uros Islands

The Uros Islands are a set of artificial islands located on Lake Titicaca, near the city of Puno in Peru. These islands are primarily constructed using totora, an aquatic plant that grows in the lake, and they are inhabited by the indigenous Uros community, who are descendants of the ancient Pukinas, one of the oldest groups in the Americas.

The tour to the Uros Islands in Puno typically begins early in the morning, with departure times at 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 2:00 p.m. The starting point for the tour can be either the Plaza de Armas or the bus terminal in Puno, depending on the tourism company you book with.

The boat journey from Puno to the Uros Islands has an approximate duration of 25 to 30 minutes, depending on the lake’s conditions and the boat’s speed.

On the Uros Islands during the tour, visitors can engage in a variety of enriching activities. These activities typically include exploring the islands and their traditional totora-reed houses, visiting local souvenir shops, interacting with the local residents to learn about their traditions, and optionally taking a ride in a totora-reed boat or dressing in traditional attire for memorable photographs.

The best time to visit the Uros Islands in Puno is during the dry season, which usually spans from May to September. During these months, the weather is more stable, with fewer rainfall and warmer temperatures, making the experience more pleasant.

Yes, it is recommended to book the Uros Islands tour in advance, especially during the peak tourist season. This ensures your spot on the tour and allows you to plan your visit more efficiently.

The Uros Islands tour in Puno typically includes the following components:

  • Transfer from the hotel to the Puno Bay.
  • Professional bilingual guide.
  • Lake transport to the Uros Islands.
  • Guided visit and walk through the Uros Islands.
  • Interaction with the local inhabitants.
  • The entrance fee to the Uros Islands.
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