THE LUQUINA PENINSULA:
Located in the Chucuito Peninsula (30 min journey in a motorboat) is a small Aymara community, southeast of the city of Puno, has wonderful landscapes where the blue sky and clouds are reflected in the mirror of the water of the Lake Titicaca, making a fabulous contrast with the green hills. The families of this place are characterized by their kindness and joy, they were previously only engaged in fishing activities and agriculture are currently also engaged in tourism as share the family table, you can also take walks and know the fauna and flora of the place, boat rides with sailors and share the fishing, know the techniques and secrets of their agriculture, meet and taste the exquisite cuisine typical of Luquina.
Start at 7:00 a.m. with the pick up of passengers from the hotel (downtown Puno) for the transfer to the port of Lake Titicaca.
At 7:20 a.m. The boat leaves for the island of Taquile, the navigation takes about an hour and a half.
At 8:50 a.m. approx. We arrive to Taquile where we will appreciate the ancestral culture of the islanders, the most outstanding are the techniques they use in the textile factory to manifest their customs and traditions.
Then we will continue with the trip, this time to the Luquina peninsula, in 30 minutes we will arrive to the place where the inhabitants will welcome us and take us to a rustic restaurant typical of the "La Casa del Pescador" area where we will enjoy the altiplánico buffet based on typical products of the region.
At 1:30 p.m. We leave with destination to the floating islands of Los Uros and finally to the city of Puno, the arrival at the port of Puno is at 4:00 p.m. and then transfer to their respective hotels.
|07:00 a.m.||Pick up from hotel (downtown Puno) and transfer to the port of Lake Titicaca.|
|07:20 a.m.||Departure to Taquile Island.|
|09:00 a.m.||Visit to the island of Taquile (2h 30m approx.).|
|11:30 a.m.||Departure to Luquina Chico peninsula.|
|12:00 p.m.||Arrival at Luquina Chico peninsula, where we will have lunch.|
|1:30 p.m.||Departure to the floating islands Los Uros.|
|2:30 p.m.||Visit to the floating islands of Los Uros (Lake Titicaca).|
|3:30 p.m.||Return to the port of the city of Puno.|
|4:00 p.m.||Arrival at the port and transfer to their respective hotels.|
- Advice one day before the tour.
- Lunch in Luquina
- Official guide Spanish / English.
- Motor boat from Port - Uros floating islands - Taquile island - Luquina (VICE VERSA).
- Transfers hotel downtown Puno- port of the Lake Titicaca.
- Others not mentioned in the program.
- Optional ride on a reed boat (It has an additional cost of 10 PEN).
- A bottle of water (a liter).
- Glasses, hat and sunscreen.
- Lightweight and warm clothing.
|1 People||$ 69.00 USD|