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  • Speedboat to Uros & Taquile Islands – 01 Day Tour

    SPEEDBOAT IN LAKE TITICACA 01Day Tour Uros & Taquile Islands 2017 DEPARTURES     PRIVATE SERVICES DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – UROS & TAQUILE ISLANDS: A driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you until main port. A boat ride of 25 minutes to the Island of Uros. Fishermen and hunters inhabit the floating islands of Uros. The residents of the Uros use the totora reed (aquatic plant) that grows in the lake, to create life conditions and ensure that the islands stay afloat. The dense roots that generate these plants support the island. The Uros use the totora reed to build their islands, houses, for cooking, eating, and to sale in the city of Puno, besides to barter (exchange) with products such as quinoa, potatoes, barley and wool. This culture appeared over 3000 years ago and the people have spoken as a language Uro puquina, the last person who still spoke the Uru Puquina language died in 1951, now a day the population speak Aimara Language. On Uros live more than 2000 people, divided into 80 artificial islands built with totora reeds, where reed boats (balsa) are the unique method of transportation which is also used for fishing. Taquile Island located 37 km away from Puno, (02:30 hours by regular boat) (01:45 hours by semifast boat) and (01:00 hour by speedboat). Upon arrival to Taquile Island the families will wait you and escort for your home stay as a warm welcome. You will find that your room has been built with local materials and traditional decoration. Then a traditional lunch prepared with local products. In the afternoon your host family will explain you about their textiles, famous for its craft production (declared cultural heritage of humanity). Taquile Island was a prison during the colonial period, currently live 2000 people approximately, where people wear a special hat for example regarding to single, married or authorities. In the afternoon observe the magnificent sunset on the Titicaca, the highest and navigable lake in the world. At night dinner together with our host family. Overnight in Taquile. EXCURSION TO UROS & TAQUILE ISLANDS (Superior service) 02 persons US$276.00 Inclusions: Transport from hotel to port, private luxury speed boat, private guide, entrance fees, lunch on Taquile island, mineral water in cooler, transport from port to hotel. 03 persons US$189.00 04 persons US$145.00 05 persons US$123.00 06 up On request WHAT IS INCLUDED: The private tour INCLUDES round trip transport for all the group from hotel/port/hotel up to 4 persons, private guide for 01Day, entrance fees Uros Island US$3, entrance fees Taquile Island US$3, lunch on Taquile Island US$5, private speed boat for 01Day. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. Our speed boats have 20 & 40 comfortable seats, velocity of 24 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Puno. Our staff are some of the best paid in Puno & Lake Titicaca, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers. Share the post "Speedboat to Uros & Taquile Islands – 01 Day Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Speedboat to Amantani Island – 02 Days Tour

    SPEEDBOAT IN LAKE TITICACA 02Days Amantani Island + Uros & Taquile 2017 DEPARTURES   PRIVATE SERVICES DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – UROS & AMANTANI ISLAND: A driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you until main port. A boat ride of 25 minutes to the Island of Uros. Fishermen and hunters inhabit the floating islands of Uros. The residents of the Uros use the totora reed (aquatic plant) that grows in the lake, to create life conditions and ensure that the islands stay afloat. The dense roots that generate these plants support the island. The Uros use the totora reed to build their islands, houses, for cooking, eating, and to sale in the city of Puno, besides to barter (exchange) with products such as quinoa, potatoes, barley and wool. This culture appeared over 3000 years ago and the people have spoken as a language Uro puquina, the last person who still spoke the Uru Puquina language died in 1951, now a day the population speak Aimara Language. On Uros live more than 2000 people, divided into 80 artificial islands built with totora reeds, where reed boats (balsa) are the unique method of transportation which is also used for fishing. Then a trip to Amantani Island is located 41 km away from Puno, (03:15 hours by regular boat), (02:15 hours by semifast boat), (01:20 hours by speedboat), where live 4000 people. Year after year the inhabitants of Amantani Island have been struggling for a better quality of life, so this tour has been created to support the people of the island, receiving from them lodging, food and an unforgettable experience in the middle of the Lake Titicaca. Upon arrival to Amantani Island the families will wait and escort you to Amantani Lodge for your homestay as a warm welcome. Then a traditional lunch prepared with local products. In the afternoon hiking up to the top of the Island (4130m) from where you will observe the magnificent sunset on the Titicaca, the highest and navigable lake in the world, and visit the pre Inca temple Pachatata, with more than 3000 years old, built by Pucara and Tiawanaco cultures. Here we have the chance to dinner together with our host family. Overnight at Amantani Lodge. DAY 02: TAQUILE ISLAND – PUNO: Breakfast included at the Lodge. Then we visit Taquile Island (01 hour by regular boat), (45 minutes by semifast boat) (25 minutes by speed boat), famous for its craft production (declared cultural heritage of humanity), particularly for its beautiful textiles. The people still practice the moral principles of Inca as “Ama Sua” (do not steal) “Ama Quella” (do not be lazy) and “Ama Llulla” (do not lie) that are still used among inhabitants. The island is about 1.5 km wide and 5.7 km length. Taquile Island was a prison during the colonial period, now a day live 2000 people approximately, where people wear a special hat for example regarding the single or married and authorities. On the Island there is a kindergarten, primary and secondary schools. Visiting non-tourist areas you will appreciate the pre Inca temples, tombs and agriculture terraces (built by Pucara culture), its landscapes, traditional farming techniques and their customs. This visit can be tired, because its 565 steps to walk down to the main port, but worth it. Then a return trip to Puno. Transfer from port to hotel. TOUR TO AMANTANI ISLAND + UROS & TAQUILE ISLANDS (Superior service) 02 persons US$402.00 Inclusions: Transport from hotel to port, private luxury speed boat for 02Days, private guide, entrance fees, superior room & all meals on Amantani island, lunch on Taquile island, mineral water and wine in cooler, transport from port to hotel. 03 persons US$280.00 04 persons US$220.00 05 persons US$190.00 06 up On request WHAT IS INCLUDED: The private tour INCLUDES round trip transport for all the group from hotel/port/hotel up to 4 persons, private guide for 02Days, entrance fees Uros Island US$3, entrance fees Taquile Island US$3, entrance fees to Amantani Island US$3, All meals & accommodation on Amantani Island US$45, lunch on Taquile Island US$5, private speed boat for 02Days. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. Our speed boats have 20 & 40 comfortable seats, velocity of 24 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Puno. Our staff are some of the best paid in Puno & Lake Titicaca, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers. Share the post "Speedboat to Amantani Island – 02 Days Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Catamaran Puno – Sun Island – Puno 01 Day Tour

    CATAMARAN CRUISE IN LAKE TITICACA 01Day Puno – Sun Island – Puno 2017 DEPARTURES SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA: Early morning between 6:00 – 6:30Hrs a guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel and then you will be driven to Copacabana including stop at border (migrations office of Peru & Bolivia) in order to board the Catamaran to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage.  Copacabana is located on shores of Lake Titicaca, to 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, at an altitude of 3,840 masl, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. Copacabana comes from two Aymara words, KOTA (lake) and KAHUANA (viewpoint of the lake) for that reason there is an Calvary on the top of the hill, where you will appreciate the shamans or Yatiris – Quechuas and Aimaras amautas who bless to the people. Thre a church in Copacabana which was originally of a Moorish style, then Renaissance style which was built between 1601 and 1619 and rebuilt in 1610 and 1651. The image of the Virgin of Copacabana was carved in wood by Tito Yupanqui which has Indian features and very visited by Peruvians and Bolivians. Copacabana is today a center of pilgrimage of thousands of loyal. The port of Copacabana serves as a starting point to the island of the Sun and the Moon. SUN ISLAND – COPACABANA – PUNO: We Board the Catamaran to sail across the lake enjoying Buffet Lunch on board. We continue to Sun Island which is inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen, farmers and also work making crafts. Sun Island has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km². It is the biggest island in the lake; its first name was Titicaca Island which means mountain cat stone or puma stone. Then we visit Pilkokaina Palace, unique construction for its characteristics, Yumani is another archaeological site that lead to the top of the island, where exists the Inca Garden, steps and the Inca fountain.  Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation, according the locals the island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun). Continue to the Inti Wata Cultural Complex including the Ekako Underground Museum, the traditional medicine and the Titikaka Reed Shipbuilders display centers, the Pachamama agricultural Inca terraces, a handicraft center, the Intica lounge and at the Manco Kapac look out the largest variety of Andean camelids. Also, the Inti Wata Complex of Sun Island includes a unique sailing experience aboard a huge Titicaca traditional vessel for a panoramic visit to the Pilkokaina Inca Palace. We board the Catamaran to Copacabana port. Land transfer to Puno city. In the afternon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno and then transfer to the hotel. 01DAY CATAMARAN IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 01Day Puno / Sun Island / Puno Full day tour starting and ending in Puno Peru US$195.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, catamaran to sun island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, snack and buffet lunch on board, catamaran to Copacabana and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. 01Day La Paz / Sun Island / La Paz Full day tour starting and ending in La Paz Bolivia US$205.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Chua port, catamaran to copacabana + sun island, english-spanish speaking guide, buffet breakfast and buffet lunch on board, entrance fees, catamaran to Chua port, and return land transfer Chua port to La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDE all mentioned above, besides guided visit the church in Copacabana village, insurance premiun US$3.5, embarkation fees US$6.5, breakfast on board, lunch on board, reed boat ride for all the group, 01Day shared Catamaran Cruise. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Catamarans have 60 & 80 comfortable seats as a day cruiser, velocity of 11 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. NOT INCLUDED: Drinks (on board), extras, tips IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Peru. Our staff are some of the best paid in Peru & Bolivia, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers. VISAS / PASSPORTS: If you travel […]
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  • Catamaran Puno – Sun Island – La Paz 01 Day Tour

    CATAMARAN CRUISE IN LAKE TITICACA 01Day Puno – Sun Island – La Paz 2017 DEPARTURES SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA: Early morning between 6:00 – 6:30Hrs a guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel and then you will be driven to Copacabana including stop at border (migrations office of Peru & Bolivia) in order to board the Catamaran to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage.  Copacabana is located on shores of Lake Titicaca, to 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, at an altitude of 3,840 masl, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. Copacabana comes from two Aymara words, KOTA (lake) and KAHUANA (viewpoint of the lake) for that reason there is an Calvary on the top of the hill, where you will appreciate the shamans or Yatiris – Quechuas and Aimaras amautas who bless to the people. Thre a church in Copacabana which was originally of a Moorish style, then Renaissance style which was built between 1601 and 1619 and rebuilt in 1610 and 1651. The image of the Virgin of Copacabana was carved in wood by Tito Yupanqui which has Indian features and very visited by Peruvians and Bolivians. Copacabana is today a center of pilgrimage of thousands of loyal. The port of Copacabana serves as a starting point to the island of the Sun and the Moon. SUN ISLAND – CHUA PORT – LA PAZ: We Board the Catamaran to sail across the lake enjoying Buffet Lunch on board. We continue to Sun Island which is inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen, farmers and also work making crafts. Sun Island has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km². It is the biggest island in the lake; its first name was Titicaca Island which means mountain cat stone or puma stone. Then we visit Pilkokaina Palace, unique construction for its characteristics, Yumani is another archaeological site that lead to the top of the island, where exists the Inca Garden, steps and the Inca fountain.  Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation, according the locals the island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun). Continue to the Inti Wata Cultural Complex including the Ekako Underground Museum, the traditional medicine and the Titikaka Reed Shipbuilders display centers, the Pachamama agricultural Inca terraces, a handicraft center, the Intica lounge and at the Manco Kapac look out the largest variety of Andean camelids. Also, the Inti Wata Complex of Sun Island includes a unique sailing experience aboard a huge Titicaca traditional vessel for a panoramic visit to the Pilkokaina Inca Palace. We board the Catamaran to Chua port. Land transfer to La Paz city. In evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz and then transfer to the hotel. 01DAY CATAMARAN IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 01Day Puno / Sun Island / La Paz Full day tour starting in Puno-Peru and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$293.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, catamaran to sun island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, snack and buffet lunch on board, catamaran to Chua port and land transfer from Chua Chua port, and return land transfer Chua port to La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. 01Day La Paz / Sun Island / Puno Full day tour starting in La Paz-Bolivia and ending in Puno-Peru US$293.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Chua port, catamaran to copacabana + sun island, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, buffet breakfast and buffet lunch on board, catamaran to Copacabana and land transfer Copacabana-Bolivia to Puno-Peru. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/Puno, English-Spanish speaking guide for 01Day, guided visit church in Copacabana, insurance premiun US$3.5, embarkation fees US$6.5, breakfast on board, lunch on board, reed boat ride for all the group, 01Day shared Catamaran Cruise. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Catamarans have 60 & 80 comfortable seats as a day cruiser, velocity of 11 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Peru. Our staff are some of the best paid in Peru & Bolivia, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to […]
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  • Catamaran Puno – Sun Island – Puno 02 Days Tour

    CATAMARAN DAY NIGHT-CRUISE 02Days Puno – Sun Island – Puno 2017 DEPARTURES SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun Island, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA : Early morning between 6:00 – 6:30Hrs a guide a driver will pick you up from the hotel and then you will be driven to Kasani-Border (migrations office of Peru & Bolivia) then continue to Copacabana in order to board the Catamaran to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage. The town of Copacabana is 3840m, located on shores of Lake Titicaca, to 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hrs drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. Copacabana comes from two Aymara words, KOTA (lake) and KAHUANA (viewpoint of the lake) for that reason there is an Calvary on the top of the hill, where you will appreciate the shamans or Yatiris – Quechuas and Aimaras amautas who bless to the people. Thre a church in Copacabana which was originally of a Moorish style, then Renaissance style which was built between 1601 and 1619 and rebuilt in 1610 and 1651. The image of the Virgin of Copacabana was carved in wood by Tito Yupanqui which has Indian features and very visited by Peruvians and Bolivians. Copacabana is today a center of pilgrimage of thousands of loyal. The port of Copacabana serves as a starting point to the island of the Sun and the Moon. Sun Island: We Board the Catamaran to sail across the lake enjoying Buffet Lunch on board. We continue to Sun Island which is inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen, farmers and also work making crafts. Sun Island has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km². It is the biggest island in the lake; its first name was Titicaca Island which means mountain cat stone or puma stone. Visit Challapampa Village and its archaeological museum, where are exhibited archaeological artifacts rescued from the surroundings, the Chinkana or underground labyrinth and enjoy the participative tourism, visitors have the opportunity to interact with one of the most unspoiled indigenous Titicaca villages through an innovative program organized with the local community visiting their own museum, chapel, school, a typical house, sailing in their vessels to an Inca holy temple and walking through Inca trails. Romantic candle light dinner and overnight on board the Catamaran in lake view cabins with private facilities. DAY 02: SUN ISLAND – COPACABANA – PUNO: Buffett breakfast on board. Then we visit Pilkokaina Palace, unique construction for its characteristics, Yumani is another archaeological site that lead to the top of the island, where exists the Inca Garden, steps and the Inca fountain.  Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation, according the locals the island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun). Continue to the Inti Wata Cultural Complex including the Ekako Underground Museum, the traditional medicine and the Titikaka Reed Shipbuilders display centers, the Pachamama agricultural Inca terraces, a handicraft center, the Intica lounge and at the Manco Kapac look out the largest variety of Andean camelids. Snack in the Complex. Then enjoy a unique sailing experience aboard a huge Titikaka Traditional vessel. Buffet lunch on board, Catamaran to Copacabana port. Land transfer from Copacabana to Kasani-border (migrations office of Peru & Bolivia), then continue to Puno city. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno and then transfer to the hotel. 02DAYS-01NIGHT CATAMARAN IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 02Days Puno / Sun Island / Puno 02Days-01Night Catamaran starting and ending in Puno-Peru US$295.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, catamaran to sun island + overnight & all meals included, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, catamaran to Copacabana and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. 02Days La Paz / Sun Island / La Paz 02Days-01Night Catamaran starting and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$305.00 Early morning 5:30 – 6:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Chua port, catamaran to Copacabana and sun island + overnight & all meals included, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, catamaran to Chua port and return land transfer from Chua port to La Paz-Bolivia. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz and transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/Puno, English-Spanish speaking guide for 02Days, guided visit church in Copacabana, insurance premiun US$3.5, embarkation fees US$6.5, breakfast on board, lunch on board, reed boat ride for all the group, 02Days-01Night shared Catamaran Cruise. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Catamarans have 20 outside view luxury cabins, 40 passengers as overnight cruiser, velocity of 11 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Peru. Our staff are some of the best paid in Peru & Bolivia, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, […]
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  • Catamaran Puno – Sun Island – La Paz 02 Days Tour

    CATAMARAN DAY NIGHT-CRUISE 02Days Puno – Sun Island – La Paz 2017 DEPARTURES SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun Island, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND: Early morning between 6:00 – 6:30Hrs a guide a driver will pick you up from the hotel and then you will be driven to Kasani-Border (migrations office of Peru & Bolivia) then continue to Copacabana in order to board the Catamaran to your next destination and that will assist you with boarding and luggage. The town of Copacabana is 3840m, located on shores of Lake Titicaca, to 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hrs drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. Copacabana comes from two Aymara words, KOTA (lake) and KAHUANA (viewpoint of the lake) for that reason there is an Calvary on the top of the hill, where you will appreciate the shamans or Yatiris – Quechuas and Aimaras amautas who bless to the people. Thre a church in Copacabana which was originally of a Moorish style, then Renaissance style which was built between 1601 and 1619 and rebuilt in 1610 and 1651. The image of the Virgin of Copacabana was carved in wood by Tito Yupanqui which has Indian features and very visited by Peruvians and Bolivians. Copacabana is today a center of pilgrimage of thousands of loyal. The port of Copacabana serves as a starting point to the island of the Sun and the Moon. Isla del Sol: We Board the Catamaran to sail across the lake enjoying Buffet Lunch on board. We continue to Sun Island which is inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen, farmers and also work making crafts. Sun Island has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km². It is the biggest island in the lake; its first name was Titicaca Island which means mountain cat stone or puma stone. Visit Challapampa Village and its archaeological museum, where are exhibited archaeological artifacts rescued from the surroundings, the Chinkana or underground labyrinth and enjoy the participative tourism, visitors have the opportunity to interact with one of the most unspoiled indigenous Titicaca villages through an innovative program organized with the local community visiting their own museum, chapel, school, a typical house, sailing in their vessels to an Inca holy temple and walking through Inca trails. Romantic candle light dinner and overnight on board the Catamaran in lake view cabins with private facilities. DAY 02: SUN ISLAND – CHUA PORT – LA PAZ: Buffett breakfast on board. Then we visit Pilkokaina Palace, unique construction for its characteristics, Yumani is another archaeological site that lead to the top of the island, where exists the Inca Garden, steps and the Inca fountain.  Sun Island has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation, according the locals the island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun). Continue to the Inti Wata Cultural Complex including the Ekako Underground Museum, the traditional medicine and the Titikaka Reed Shipbuilders display centers, the Pachamama agricultural Inca terraces, a handicraft center, the Intica lounge and at the Manco Kapac look out the largest variety of Andean camelids. Snack in the Complex. Then enjoy a unique sailing experience aboard a huge Titikaka Traditional vessel. Buffet lunch on board, catamaran to Chua port. Land transfer from Chua port to La Paz city. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz, and then transfer to the hotel. 02DAYS-01NIGHT CATAMARAN IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 02Days Puno / Sun Island / La Paz 02Days-01Night Catamaran starting in Puno-Peru and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$380.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, catamaran to sun island + overnight & all meals included, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, catamaran to Chua port and return land transfer from Chua port to La Paz-Bolivia. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz and transfer to the hotel. 02Days La Paz / Sun Island / Puno 02Days-01Night Catamaran starting La Paz-Bolivia and ending in Puno-Peru US$380.00 Early morning 5:30 – 6:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Chua port, catamaran to Copacabana and sun island + overnight & all meals included, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, catamaran to Copacabana and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/La Paz, English-Spanish speaking guide for 02Days, guided visit church in Copacabana, insurance premiun US$3.5, embarkation fees US$6.5, breakfast on board, lunch on board, reed boat ride for all the group, 02Days-01Night shared Catamaran Cruise. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Catamarans have 20 outside view luxury cabins, 40 passengers as overnight cruiser, velocity of 11 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Peru. Our staff are some of the best paid in Peru & Bolivia, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, […]
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  • Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 01 Day Tour

    HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA 01Day Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 2017 DEPARTURES   SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND: The town of Copacabana is located 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. It has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition Pilkokaina Palace and archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. MOON ISLAND – COPACABANA – PUNO: The Island of the Moon also called Koati, located near the island of the sun. It is a small, rugged island, has an area of 105.1 hectares. Its topography is steep besides to be as a plateau. On the island there is a temple called Iñakuyu or Palace of the Virgins of the sun, inhabited by Virgins women, the site was an acllawasi (house of the women chosen) the women learned various trades, particularly the weaving. It is also said that they could be used for sacrifice, and only to the Inca emperor was allowed the entrance to the Island. Currently the Island is populated by few families of indigenous of origin Quechua and Aimara, who are cattlemen and farmers. Finally a return trip to Copacabana. Land transfer to Puno (Perú). 01DAY HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 01Day Puno / Sun & Moon Islands / Puno 01Day Hydrofoil starting and ending in Puno-Peru US$249.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, buffet lunch at Uma Kollu restaurant (Sun Island), hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. 01Day La Paz / Sun & Moon Islands / La Paz 01Day Hydrofoil starting and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$309.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Huatajata port, andean roots eco village/cocotoni, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, buffet lunch at restaurant Uma Kollu (Sun Island), hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return transfer Copacabana / Huatajata / La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/Puno, 01Day shared Hydrofoil Cruise to Sun & Moon Islands, insurance premiun, embarkation fees, English-Spanish speaking guide for 01Day, guided visit church in Copacabana, lunch at Uma Kollu restaurant (Sun Island). Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Hydrofoils have 18, 28, 40 & 60 comfortable seats, velocity of 27 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. VISAS / PASSPORTS: If you travel to Bolivia, visa is necessary for U.S Citizens and most other nationalities. If you hold a passport from another country, we will send all information necessary otherwise check with your local consulate or embassy about requirements for travel to Bolivia. All passengers traveling internationally are required to have a passport. Please carry proper identification on you and do not leave in your suitcase or hotel room. In most of places like airports, train-bus stations, frontier or at any other check points you must to show passport, because some countries have laws that require you to carry your passport with you at all times and anywhere. If you are in any doubt please contact the nearest Bolivian Embassy. Share the post "Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 01 Day Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 01 Day Tour

    HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA 01Day Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 2017 DEPARTURES   SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND: The town of Copacabana is located 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. It has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition Pilkokaina Palace and archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. MOON ISLAND – COPACABANA – LA PAZ: The Island of the Moon also called Koati, located near the island of the sun. It is a small, rugged island, has an area of 105.1 hectares. Its topography is steep besides to be as a plateau. On the island there is a temple called Iñakuyu or Palace of the Virgins of the sun, inhabited by Virgins women, the site was an acllawasi (house of the women chosen) the women learned various trades, particularly the weaving. It is also said that they could be used for sacrifice, and only to the Inca emperor was allowed the entrance to the Island. Currently the Island is populated by few families of indigenous of origin Quechua and Aimara, who are cattlemen and farmers. Finally a return trip to Copacabana. Land transfer to La Paz (Bolivia). 01DAY HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 01Day Puno / Sun & Moon Islands / La Paz 01Day Hydrofoil starting in Puno-Peru and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$283.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, buffet lunch at Uma Kollu restaurant (Sun Island), hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return transfer Copacabana / Huatajata / La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. 01Day La Paz / Sun & Moon Islands / Puno 01Day Hydrofoil starting in La Paz-Bolivia and ending in Puno-Peru US$283.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Huatajata port, andean roots eco village/cocotoni, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, buffet lunch at restaurant Uma Kollu (Sun Island), hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDE round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/La Paz, 01Day shared Hydrofoil Cruise to Sun & Moon Islands, insurance premiun, embarkation fees, English-Spanish speaking guide for 01Day, guided visit church in Copacabana, lunch at Uma Kollu restaurant (Sun Island). Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Hydrofoils have 18, 28, 40 & 60 comfortable seats, velocity of 27 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. VISAS / PASSPORTS: If you travel to Bolivia, visa is necessary for U.S Citizens and most other nationalities. If you hold a passport from another country, we will send all information necessary otherwise check with your local consulate or embassy about requirements for travel to Bolivia. All passengers traveling internationally are required to have a passport. Please carry proper identification on you and do not leave in your suitcase or hotel room. In most of places like airports, train-bus stations, frontier or at any other check points you must to show passport, because some countries have laws that require you to carry your passport with you at all times and anywhere. If you are in any doubt please contact the nearest Bolivian Embassy. Share the post "Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 01 Day Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 02 Days Tour

    HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA 02Days Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 2017 DEPARTURES   SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND: The town of Copacabana is located 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. It has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition Pilkokaina Palace and archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. MOON ISLAND – COPACABANA – PUNO: The Island of the Moon also called Koati, located near the island of the sun. It is a small, rugged island, has an area of 105.1 hectares. Its topography is steep besides to be as a plateau. On the island there is a temple called Iñakuyu or Palace of the Virgins of the sun, inhabited by Virgins women, the site was an acllawasi (house of the women chosen) the women learned various trades, particularly the weaving. It is also said that they could be used for sacrifice, and only to the Inca emperor was allowed the entrance to the Island. Currently the Island is populated by few families of indigenous of origin Quechua and Aimara, who are cattlemen and farmers. Finally a return trip to Copacabana. Land transfer to Puno (Perú). 02DAYS HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 02Days Puno / Sun & Moon Islands / Puno 02Days-01Night Hydrofoil + overnight, starting and ending in Puno-Peru US$375.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, overnight & all meals included at hotel Posada del Inca Ecololodge (Sun Island), english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. 02Days La Paz / Sun & Moon Islands / La Paz 02Days-01Night Hydrofoil + overnight, starting and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$395.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Huatajata port, andean roots eco village/cocotoni, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, overnight & all meals included at hotel Posada del Inca Ecolodge (Sun Island), english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, hydrofoil to Copacabana, and return land transfer Copacabana / Huatajata / La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDES round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/Puno, 02Days shared Hydrofoil Cruise to Sun & Moon Islands + llama trek, English-Spanish speaking guide for 02Days, guided visit church in Copacabana, insurance premiun, embarkation fees, entrance tickets, accommodation + all meals at Hotel Posada del Inca Eco-Lodge (Sun Island). Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Hydrofoils have 18, 28, 40 & 60 comfortable seats, velocity of 27 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. VISAS / PASSPORTS: If you travel to Bolivia, visa is necessary for U.S Citizens and most other nationalities. If you hold a passport from another country, we will send all information necessary otherwise check with your local consulate or embassy about requirements for travel to Bolivia. All passengers traveling internationally are required to have a passport. Please carry proper identification on you and do not leave in your suitcase or hotel room. In most of places like airports, train-bus stations, frontier or at any other check points you must to show passport, because some countries have laws that require you to carry your passport with you at all times and anywhere. If you are in any doubt please contact the nearest Bolivian Embassy. Share the post "Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – Puno 02 Days Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 02 Days Tour

    HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA 02Days Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 2017 DEPARTURES   SHARED SERVICES RUMBO EXPLORA have carefully selected the best transport options, with guided visits from Puno to Sun and Moon Islands, every day. RUMBO EXPLORA offer you the possibility to make your transport reservation, due that not all transport companies have an automatic booking system. We will confirm your reservation within 24 hours. All prices bellow include reservation fees. DESCRIPTION OF ITINERARY: DAY 01: PUNO – COPACABANA – SUN ISLAND: The town of Copacabana is located 150 km away from Puno Peru, 03:00 hour’s drive, with a population of 3000 inhabitants. In Copacabana there is a church built between 1601 and 1619. Sun Island: Sun Island or also called Titicaca Island is located in Lake Titicaca Bolivian side, which has a length of 9.6 km by 4.6 km wide and covers an area of 14.3 km ². Its first name was Titicaca Island which means Andean cat stone or puma stone. It has a rugged terrain with many terraces that ancient people have used for cultivation. The island was the Inca sanctuary with a temple of virgins dedicated to God Inti (the Sun), inhabited by indigenous Quechuas and Aimaras, who are cattlemen and farmers. The Sun Island is surrounded by archaeological sites from Tiahuanaco era such as the temple of the sun, steps, agriculture terraces and paths. It also shows the Chinkana or underground labyrinth, in addition Pilkokaina Palace and archaeological museum of Challapampa. Yumani is another archaeological site where there are stone steps that lead to the top of the island, where exists water source. DAY 02: MOON ISLAND – COPACABANA – LA PAZ: The Island of the Moon also called Koati, located near the island of the sun. It is a small, rugged island, has an area of 105.1 hectares. Its topography is steep besides to be as a plateau. On the island there is a temple called Iñakuyu or Palace of the Virgins of the sun, inhabited by Virgins women, the site was an acllawasi (house of the women chosen) the women learned various trades, particularly the weaving. It is also said that they could be used for sacrifice, and only to the Inca emperor was allowed the entrance to the Island. Currently the Island is populated by few families of indigenous of origin Quechua and Aimara, who are cattlemen and farmers. Finally a return trip to Copacabana. Land transfer to La Paz (Bolivia). 02DAYS HYDROFOIL IN LAKE TITICACA (Superior service) ROUTES & PROGRAMS RATES INCLUSIONS 02Days Puno / Sun & Moon Islands / La Paz 02Days-01Night Hydrofoil starting in Puno-Peru and ending in La Paz-Bolivia US$380.00 Early morning 06:00 – 06:30Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer Puno-Peru to Copacabana-Bolivia, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, overnight & all meals included at hotel Posada del Inca Ecololodge (Sun Island), english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, hydrofoil to Copacabana, and land transfer Copacabana / Huatajata / La Paz. In the evening around 19:30Hrs arrival in La Paz-Bolivia and then transfer to the hotel. 02Days La Paz / Sun & Moon Islands / Puno 02Days-01Night Hydrofoil starting in La Paz-Bolivia and ending in Puno-Peru US$380.00 Early morning 05:30 – 06:00Hrs pick up from your hotel then land transfer La Paz-Bolivia to Huatajata port, andean roots eco village/cocotoni, hydrofoil to Moon & Sun Islands, overnight & all meals included at hotel Posada del Inca Ecolodge (Sun Island), english-spanish speaking guide, entrance fees, hydrofoil to Copacabana, and land transfer Copacabana to Puno. In the afternoon around 17:30Hrs arrival in Puno-Peru and then transfer to the hotel. WHAT IS INCLUDED: The prices INCLUDE round trip land transportation for all the group from Puno/Copacabana/La Paz, 02Days shared Hydrofoil Cruise to Sun & Moon Islands + llama trek, English-Spanish speaking guide for 02Days, guided visit church in Copacabana, insurance premiun, embarkation fees, entrance tickets, accommodation + all meals at Hotel Posada del Inca Eco-Lodge (Sun Island). Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. The Hydrofoils have 18, 28, 40 & 60 comfortable seats, velocity of 27 knots + GPS + radio communication + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + Carpeted floor + panoramic windows + cooler. VISAS / PASSPORTS: If you travel to Bolivia, visa is necessary for U.S Citizens and most other nationalities. If you hold a passport from another country, we will send all information necessary otherwise check with your local consulate or embassy about requirements for travel to Bolivia. All passengers traveling internationally are required to have a passport. Please carry proper identification on you and do not leave in your suitcase or hotel room. In most of places like airports, train-bus stations, frontier or at any other check points you must to show passport, because some countries have laws that require you to carry your passport with you at all times and anywhere. If you are in any doubt please contact the nearest Bolivian Embassy. Share the post "Hydrofoil Puno – Sun & Moon Islands – La Paz 02 Days Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Yavari Ship Puno – Uros Island – Puno 1/2 Day Tour

    UROS ISLAND BY YAVARI SHIP 1/2 DAY 2017 Departures by Private Ship PRIVATE SERVICES The prices INCLUDES round trip navigation to Uros Island by Yavari ship, private English-Spanish speaking guide for 1/2Day, entrance fees to Uros Islands. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. Yavari Ship has 3 cabins (bedrooms) + 6 bunk beds, 1 single cabin, comfortable seats & table + telephone + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + panoramic windows. NOTE: If you want to visit the Yavari Museum, there are daily departures as follow: 10:00Hrs, 12:00Hrs, 14:00Hrs, 16:00Hrs. YAVARI SHIP TO UROS ISLANDS DESCRIPTION YAVARI MUSEUM BED & BREAKFAST EXCURSION TO UROS ISLAND 1 Person US$15 US$149 US$2119 2 – 4 Persons US$15 US$89 US$559 5 – 7 Persons US$15 US$79 US$439 8 – 10 Persons US$15 nd US$289 10 – 14 Persons US$12 nd US$239 15 – 20 Persons US$10 nd US$219 21 + persons US$10 nd US$209 YAVARI STEAMSHIP (MUSEUM SHIP): The Yavarí steamship was built in England in 1862 and Coya steamship in 1892, both ships were transported in pieces from England to Arica Chile (Arica then belonged to Peru) then from Arica to Tacna by train and finally from Tacna to Lake Titicaca (Puno) by mules, crossing the Andes over 4500 masl and more than 2766 pieces. Initially it was thought that it would take 06 months the transport of all Tacna to Puno, but that actually took us 06 years. Today the Yavarí is considered Museum ship and the Coya is tourist restaurant. Thanks to these steamboats the Lake Titicaca earned the name “The highest navigable lake in the world, which sailed between Peru and Bolivia. The Yavarí possess one of the oldest engines of its kind in the world still in operation, thanks to this it is written in the book Guinness World Record. We offer you the unique experience of sleeping on board this historical ship, anchored in Puno Bay. Bunks in four cabins can accommodate seven guests, who we welcome to enjoy wonderful sunsets and a generous Andean breakfast. The adventure and unique experience will be a highlight of your travels in Peru. The only place to spend the night afloat Lake Titicaca in Peru is on a 150-year-old British gunboat, now a B&B, with a remarkable history. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Puno. Our staff are some of the best paid in Puno & Lake Titicaca, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers. Share the post "Yavari Ship Puno – Uros Island – Puno 1/2 Day Tour" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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  • Bed & Breakfast on Yavari ship – Lake Titicaca

    BED & BREAKFAST ON YAVARI SHIP RATES 2017 The prices INCLUDES 01Night accommodation & breakfast (US$75.40 + US$13.60 sales tax 18%) which is about US$89. Besides pre-trip information + organization and all local taxes. There are no hidden extras in our prices. Yavari Ship has 3 cabins (bedrooms) + 6 bunk beds, 1 single cabin, comfortable seats & table + telephone + night navigation lights + compass + oxygen & first aid kit + life jackets + toilet + panoramic windows + cooler + motor boat port / Yavari / port. NOTE: If you want to visit the Yavari Museum, there are daily departures as follow: 10:00Hrs, 12:00Hrs, 14:00Hrs, 16:00Hrs. YAVARI SHIP TO UROS ISLANDS DESCRIPTION YAVARI MUSEUM BED & BREAKFAST EXCURSION TO UROS ISLAND 1 Person US$15 US$149 US$2119 2 – 4 Persons US$15 US$89 US$559 5 – 7 Persons US$15 US$79 US$439 8 – 10 Persons US$15 nd US$289 10 – 14 Persons US$12 nd US$239 15 – 20 Persons US$10 nd US$219 21 + persons US$10 nd US$209 YAVARI STEAMSHIP (MUSEUM SHIP): The Yavarí steamship was built in England in 1862 and Coya steamship in 1892, both ships were transported in pieces from England to Arica Chile (Arica then belonged to Peru) then from Arica to Tacna by train and finally from Tacna to Lake Titicaca (Puno) by mules, crossing the Andes over 4500 masl and more than 2766 pieces. Initially it was thought that it would take 06 months the transport of all Tacna to Puno, but that actually took us 06 years. Today the Yavarí is considered Museum ship and the Coya is tourist restaurant. Thanks to these steamboats the Lake Titicaca earned the name “The highest navigable lake in the world, which sailed between Peru and Bolivia. The Yavarí possess one of the oldest engines of its kind in the world still in operation, thanks to this it is written in the book Guinness World Record. We offer you the unique experience of sleeping on board this historical ship, anchored in Puno Bay. Bunks in four cabins can accommodate seven guests, who we welcome to enjoy wonderful sunsets and a generous Andean breakfast. The adventure and unique experience will be a highlight of your travels in Peru. The only place to spend the night afloat Lake Titicaca in Peru is on a 150-year-old British gunboat, now a B&B, with a remarkable history. IMPORTANT NOTE: You can see that in Rumbo Explora we have developed for you tailor-made itineraries with the best price as competitive as possible, providing an excellent service and paying our guides 10% above the legal wage agreed with association of the tour guides – Puno. Our staff are some of the best paid in Puno & Lake Titicaca, which allows us to attract only the Best Tour Guides, Motor Boats and Land Transportation with national permit, to none other local company, that can only provide a cheaper price by providing a far inferior service and saving on staff costs, ¿How? Hiring tour guides in training without experience and not paying them, besides avoiding taxes to government. Big Travel companies from Europe, North America, Australia and others work with the Peruvian Tour Operators located in Lima-Peru, who work as middlemen receiving from them good prices from the Tours & Packages, and paying to us 40 to 50% minor the normal price, besides 2 to 3 months delayed, being this the reason that Rumbo Explora have decided to offer tours & packages directly to travelers. Share the post "Bed & Breakfast on Yavari ship – Lake Titicaca" FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInE-mail
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