Revive your Senses
During this trip, you will discover the beauty of Titicaca lake’s islands; you will take part in a typical weaving work group and to other authentic experiences with the host-families.
You will share unforgettable moment on Quechuas’ land.
DAY 1: Puno or Juliaca – Uros Titino – Ccollpa
7h30: Departure from Puno or Juliaca, up to the Uros Titino floating islands. Exhibition and participation to authentic activities from the islands: farm products, seaweed, fishes, reed’s family plants. Discover the beauty of the islands thanks to a boat trip, and share cultural exchanges with the Uros. Lunch: typical dishes with the families. On the afternoon, walk from Ccollpa to Llachón to take advantage of the panoramic views on the lake. Before dinner, exhibition of typical crafts. Night in the community.
DAY 2: Ccollpa – Taquile Island – Amantaní Island
8h: Breakfast with the host-families. Departure up to Taquile Island (1h20). Admire and then participate to local craft: hand-weaving. Typical lunch. Then, take the direction of Amantaní Island. Let’s walk up to the ceremonial center Pachatata and Pachamama (around 2h). Explanations on agriculture, habits, traditions and exhibition of craft stone-cut. Before dinner, visit the Principal Square of the island.
DAY 3: Amantaní Island – Tikonata Island – Paramís – Puno or Juliaca
8h: Breakfast of typical Andin dishes, and departure from Amantaní Island to Tikonata Island. Take part in traditional fishing. Visit the Archeology and cultural interpretation of mommies’ museum. Lunch : eat typical dishes with the host-families. Then, take a small break and rest on the wonderful Paramís beach. Listen explanations on medicinal plants. At the end of the day, back to Puno or Juliaca.
ADVANTAGES OF THE ITINERARY:
- Discover the islands and Capachica peninsula
- Night in the communities
- Cook and taste typical dishes
- Farm products exchange, seaweed, fishes, reed’s family plants and ecological cook
- Craft exhibition and participation of visitors
- Transport by bus (Puno or Juliaca)
- Transports by boat
- Entrance ticket to the islands and to Tikonata’s Island museum
- Accommodation in host families
- Food : Breakfasts, lunches and dinners
- Activities and local guides
- Oxygen and first aid kits
Keep in mind: The program can change according what you want to do, or be modified in case of unexpected events (strikes, storms…).
Group: 8 people maximum.
Don’t forget: Warm clothes, cap / hat, sunglasses, suntan cream and camera.
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