Day trip

From Puno: Visit Taquile Island and Locals with Lunch

From Puno: Visit Taquile Island and Locals with Lunch

From US$ 34 per person

Discover the floating islands of the Uros indigenous people. Sail to the island of Taquile to meet its inhabitants and learn more about their traditions while gazing at the spectacular Lake Titicaca. Enjoy an authentic local lunch.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy the splendor of Lake Titicaca
  • Taste some authentic local food
  • Meet and interact with some indigenous people and learn more about their life on the lake
Full description

Be picked up from your hotel in Puno at around 7:00 AM in the morning. Relax as you make your way to the islands. Listen as your expert guide explains how the locals built these islands using blocks of dried reeds.

Discover the history of the place and interact with the inhabitants to learn more about their life in the water. Cruise to the island of Taquile, located on Lake Titicaca. Experience what life on the lake is like up close and enjoy breathtaking views of the Andes.

Take some wonderful photos before having lunch at a restaurant with a Peruvian menu like fresh trout from Lake Titicaca. Return to Puno in the afternoon.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup
  • Entrance to the floating islands and the island of Taquile
  • Spanish and English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Transport by boat or motorboat
  • Tips/gratuities
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Valid Green Passes can be obtained by uploading either proof of vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts to the Green Pass or Covid Certificate apps

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  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in the area surrounding Puno can be arranged at an additional cost for the following locations: Hotel Sonesta Posada del Inca, Casa Andina Premium, Hotel Libertador Isla Esteves, Xima Hotels, Hotel Jose Antonio and Mirador del Titicaca
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Product ID: 406989