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Lake Titicaca

Puno 21001, Peru
+51 991 912 402
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The Highlight of Lake Titicaca: Uros Floating Islands Half-Day Tour
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Uros and Taquile Islands by Fast Boat
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Uros Kayaking and Taquile Island Day Tour
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This is the world's largest navigable lake to large vessels, which lies more than 12,500 feet above sea level and covers 3,200 square miles in the Andes Mountains between the border of Peru to the west and Bolivia to the east.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Puno 21001, Peru
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lake titicaca is a massive lake shared by Bolivia and Peru, we stayed on he Bolivian side at Copacabana a quaint tourist town then again in Puno where there are many restaurants and water activities. We had a pleasant time in both places. We also...More

Thank Leonieandneil
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not aware of the island villages. They were very interesting and the people that lived there were helpful and friendly. I would say it is a must see. That they have been living like this since the 1500s is amazing!

Thank Gene J
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing place to visit. The floating islands were most interesting, and we received a presentation on how they are constructed. The families we met were friendly, and happy to have their photo taken without asking for "photo money". The boat to another island was...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very touristy, but it's how the people live. Very strange sensation walking on moving peat bog!! Good to hear the history of the islands and how they have to keep renewing the reeds to walk on.

Thank Rosemarie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were excited to visit lake Titicaca. We stayed there overnight in the lake with a host Uros family. Beautiful lake, cold night, sounds of nature all together was a mesmerizing experience!

Thank SShahani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic day out. Our guide was knowledgeable and spoke excellent English. Stopping at the village gave a great insight into life on the lake. Also got my passport stamped on the main island. Well worth it.

Thank mattyoung28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A highly recommended trip to the Island and great for taking pictures. It is a boatride from Pune the city, first stop in the floating Island and then the big Island. Nice people there and good lunch. Was one of the best things I did...More

Thank mussimussReykjavik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The famous floating islands and Taquile are the main draw to Titicaca, but the lake is truly one of the most beautiful and serene places you will ever visit. Definitely bucket list material.

Thank MartinRottingdean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's such a great place. I went with a terrific company. They were really informative and helpful. The people from Uros and Taquile island were really polite and received us with so much gratitude. The climate was windy and cold in my opinion, but the...More

Thank Jonathan Harcel... D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lake is so spectacular and a must see. We stayed on one of the small islands - we can really recommend that.

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CharlieBD225
29 May 2017|
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Response from eliza836 | Reviewed this property |
Our group tour was all inclusive in our booking so I don't know what the actual cost was. Sorry I can't help. What ever you do it is well worth it.
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ddame1
12 March 2017|
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
If you will be adjusting to altitude at Titicaca from CA elevation, you will need to expect to have more than 24 hours to do so. Most people are looking at 2-3 days before feeling anything like "normal". If you have already... More
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Gmarie2013
7 March 2017|
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Response from Donna647965 | Reviewed this property |
I read the same article and was surprised. The tour guides explained how so many of the people living on the lake depend on it for their daily livelihoods and food. We went on to the floating islands where whole families... More
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