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Puno Culture Tour: Meet the Indigenous communities of Lake Titicaca

Duration: Flexible
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  • Visit two Peruvian villages while supporting sustainable development and micro-credit loans in the region..Drift along the edges of beautiful lake islands on a reed boat..See firsthand the vibrant local culture through markets and handicrafts.
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Spend a day immersed in the culture of Puno and its indigenous communities. Begin the day by departing from the regional capital of Puno on a scenic bus ride past the Peruvian highlands. Arrive at Uros Titino, the “floating island”, to a warm welcome from the local families. Observe the marketplace exchange and bartering of fish, poultry, aquatic plants, potatoes, quinoa, barley, and other produce from the surrounding area. Then, go for a ride on a traditional raft constructed completely out of native Totora reeds. Meander around the hundreds of small islands dotting the surface of Lake Titicaca, and witness rare birds, plants, and other amazing wildlife. Travel for half an hour via motorboat next to Llanchon, another charming community on the shore. Enjoy lunch at a family-owned restaurant, participate in handicrafts, and witness a demonstration of tapestry before returning to Puno after a day of learning and adventure.
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