Titicaca - Islands MapWe can go to Puno and to Lake Titicaca at any time of the year; it would better to avoid the rainy season, from October to May.
During the night is always cold, however, in June, in July and in August, the temperatures fall far below zero.
The traveller must take into account that in Puno, a city of high altitude, it is not suitable to eat a lot because the time of digestion is longer than in plain.
It is better to avoid the rice dishes because this cereal, for weather reasons, not ever cook well.
Took these precautions we recommend you to try dishes like baked lechón seasoned with white wine, lemon and pepper; the Chairo, a soup of lamb, the chalona (dried meat), green beans, potatoes and black chuño (dehydrated potatoes).


UROS ISLANDS (HALF DAY)


Titicaca - IslandsDeparture from the hotel at 9:00 a.m., transfer and shipment in modern Lancia (little boat); after 30 minutes of travel we will arrive to Uros Islands: we will visit 3 of 14 islands in which there is also the city of Uros.
Return to Puno and transfer in the hotel at 12:30 a.m.



UROS ISLANDS AND TAQUILE (1 DAY)


Titicaca - IslandsDeparture from the hotel at 7:00 a.m., transfer and shipment in modern Lancia (little boat); after 30 minutes of travel we will arrive to Uros Islands: we will visit 3 of 14 islands in which there is also the city of Uros.
We will continue towards the island of Taquile, we will visit the island and its people; after lunch, about at 15:00 p.m., we will begin the round trip (the return is expected for 18:00 p.m.



URUS ISLANDS AMANTANI AND TAQUILE (2 DAYS)


FIRST DAY


Titicaca - IslandsDeparture from the hotel at 8:00 a.m., transfer and shipment in modern Lancia (little boat); after 30 minutes of travel we will arrive to Uros Islands: we will visit 3 of 14 islands in which there is also the city of Uros.
We will continue towards Amantani Island, we will visit the island and we'll take our lunch.
In the afternoon, accommodation in the house of local families, dinner and feast on the night.


SECOND DAY


Titicaca - IslandsBreakfast and onward journey to the island of Taquile, visit the island and lunch.
In the afternoon round trip to Puno with the arrival expected about at 18:00 p.m.


BE CAREFUL (safety rules)


While browsing bring sunglasses and cap


Avoid eating raw foods or not boiled vegetables


Drinking many hot liquid and infusions


Always ask before to take pictures to the local people, is a form of respect


WHAT BRING WITH YOU:


Sunglasses protecting your eyes from the reflections of water of Lake


Jacket waterproof and windproof


Sunscreen for your face