THE FLOATING ISLANDS OF THE UROS
They are located east of the city, 7 km away, being one of the traditional views. These Islands are artificial
floors made of superimposed and skillfully interwoven totora, there are all sizes and in the Natural Reserve of
Titicaca, Bay of Puno in an approximate number of 50.
During the trip, the guide provides extensive information about Lake Titicaca, the legends of the Uros, their
customs and customs and folklore. It also makes visitors aware that the Uros residents live from fishing,
hunting and gathering, as well as from tourism and handicrafts that show up in attractive multicolored cloths
of cloth with a variety of designs, as well as drawings that generally They are made by children.
THE ISLAND OF TAQUILE
(Intika in Quechua)
It belongs to the district of Amantaní, Puno, Peru and is located 45 km from the regional capital. It has an
approximate population of 2,200 inhabitants. The main villa is at 3,950 meters above sea level and the
highest point on the island reaches 4,050 meters above sea level.
The town of Taquile is an essentially agricultural community that takes advantage of the benign climate of
the territory and the water resources of Titicaca for the improvement of its production. The main attraction of
the island is concentrated in experiential tourism, from the contact with the customs and tasks of the people
who dwell in it.
LOCATION: Its located west of Lake Titicaca, and northeast of Puno.