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Kayaking and Sailing Adventures on Lake Titicaca

5 Days / 4 Nights

Kayaking and Sailing Adventure at Lake Titicaca
5 Days / 4 Nights

Country Peru
City Puno - Llachon - Ticonata - Amantani
Duration 5 days - 4 nights
Type of Interest Culture & Heritage - Archaeology - Scenic Views
Level Easy
Accommodation Hotels
Private Departures Daily
Season All year
Guide Included
Language English
Entrance Tickets As required

Itinerary

Day 1: Cusco - Puno

Type of Transport : Regular Bus: Cusco to Puno

At a coordinated time in the morning, you will be transferred to the local bus station, to board the Tourist class regular bus to the city of Puno. It is a full day trip starting at 7:00 a.m., crossing the great anti plano with the ever presence snow-capped Andean Mountains. On route, you will visit Andahuaylillas and the villages of Raqchi and Pucará. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel, where you will spend the night.

Meals : Lunch
Accommodation : Selected Hotel
Altitude : 3,811 m.a.s.l. / 12,504 ft.
Average Temperature : 12°C / 54°F

Day 2: Puno - Kayak Llachon - Ticonata

At 7:30am, you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the port to board a motor boat. After 2 hours 20 minutes by boat arrive at Llachon - Santa Maria and meet the staff of Titicaca Kayak Company. After the safety briefing from the specialized kayak guide, you put on the kayak equipment and paddle along the coast of the Capachica Peninsula. Discover the immensity and all the magic of Lake Titicaca . Lunch at local restaurant (not included).

Then we travel to Ticonata Island by motorboat, arriving at approximately 3:30 pm. On arrival, you will meet the local community, who will welcome you to their village. Witness the demonstration of activities includes crafts, agriculture and music. At night, enjoy a dinner of local produce, campfire underneath the stars, and demonstration of how to read the coca leaves. Overnight at a community house in Ticonata.

Activities of the Day : Kayaking to Llacchon & Journey to Ticonata (Private)
Meals : Breakfast - Dinner
Accommodation : Community home
Altitude : 3,857 m.a.s.l. / 12,656 ft.
Average Temperature : 14°C / 57°F

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Day 3: Ticonata - Amantani

After breakfast, you will being a unique 2-hour cruise by wooden sail boats towards Amantani island; Taft fishermen & the west winds will take us to our destination. Accommodation is a home stay where you will enjoy a typical lunch. In the afternoon you will hike to the summit and visit the Temple of Pacha Tata or Pacha Mama. Observe the sunset over Lake Titicaca than eat dinner and celebrate with the locals. Overnight.

Activities of the Day : Cruise to Amantani, Visit the Pacha Tata or Pacha Mama Temple (Private)
Meals : Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner
Accommodation : Community home
Altitude : 3,857 m.a.s.l. / 12,656 ft.
Average Temperature : 14°C / 57°F

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Day 4: Amantani - Uros - Puno

After breakfast, we leave Amantani and head towards the famous Uros floating reed islands. Observe these Man-made platforms inhabited by a group of fishermen descended from one of the oldest human groups on the continen and to this day practice their ancient traditions. Their dwellings made of totora reed, are built on the surface of Lake Titicaca. Reed boat rides can be arranged with the locals (optional). After spending some time learning about their fascinating history and unique way of life, you'll continue back to Puno arriving at approximately12:30pm. On arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel where you will spend the night.

Activity of the Day : Visit to Uros Floating Islands (Private)
Meals : Breakfast
Accommodation : Selected Hotel
Altitude : 3,811 m.a.s.l. / 12,504 ft.
Average Temperature : 12°C / 54°F

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Day 5 Puno - Home

At a coordinated time, you will be transferred to the airport to board your flight to Lima.

Type of Transport : Flight Puno to Lima
Suggested Departures : Morning
Duration : 1 hr 42 min

Note: : All itineraries are subject to change, due to weather and other conditions. All times indicated are approximate, and are also subject to change.

COST:
Start from US$ 1,145 per person (based on double rooms), US$ 65 single supplement.  View details [pdf]
Airfare (Puno - Lima) : US$ 215 per person

What's Included:

  • Brief presentation prior to departure
  • Private Tours
  • Transfers in private
  • Entrance fees
  • English-speaking guide
  • Meals as specified & Accommodation

What's Not Included:

  • Services not specified in the program, extras and tips
  • National flight tickets
  • Insurance coverage of personal loss, injury, illness or damages incurred during your trip
  • Personal laundry, dry cleaner, telephone charges
  • Room service and mini Bar
  • Local and International airport taxes

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