Tour to the floating islands of the Uros

If you don’t have much time in the city of Puno, join this tour to visit the marvelous floating islands of the Uros.


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Meeting point
  • We will pick you up from your hotel at around 8:45 or 11:45 — if applicable.
  • You will be transported by vehicle to the Puno Lakeside Pier.
  • Please, read the Details and Notes tab to ensure there are no misunderstandings.
Puno to the Uros Islands by boat

25 minutes approx.

Explore the floating islands of the Uros

On the Uros Island, you will find a surface made of totora reeds.

Cultural interaction

You will interact with the Uro people and learn more about their customs and traditions. If you wish, you can also purchase their handmade crafts.

Return to Puno
Ending place
  • You will arrive at the Puno city pier at around 12:00 or 15:00
  • Afterward, we will take you back to your hotel or the Plaza de Armas in Puno, which is about 5 to 10 minutes away by vehicle.


The prices shown in the table are:

  • Per person in US dollars ($).
  • Pple. = people.
  • Group = group service, shared.
2 $20$55
3 $20$45
4 $20$35
5 $20$30
Si tu grupo es más grande, contáctanos.


Schedule–  9:00 to 12:00
– 12:00 to 15:00
You decide
DaysEvery dayEvery day
Languagees/en simultaneouslyes or en
Size15 to 30 pax.You and your friends
Pick up from your hotel
Professional Guide
Tourist vehicle
Tickets for the islands of Uros
Personalized service
Drop off at your hotel

Accessibility: Not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

What do I bring?

  • Sweaters
  • Rain ponchos
  • Anti-slip shoes
  • Caps or hats
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • A bottle of water
  • Tablets for high altitude sickness
  • Local currency in cash
  • * Dollars, Euros and cards are not accepted



Pick-ups and timings:

Group tours:

  • Pick up times and tour ending times are approximate
  • We will pick you up as long as you are in the historic center; otherwise, we will coordinate another meeting place.
  • If your hotel doesn’t have a car access, the streets are one-way only or there is a lot of car traffic, then you will walk some blocks to reach the bus.
  • We may not pick you up for some tours due to schedules, festivals and strikes.
  • When being picked up, we will call for your name, lastname and tour destination; otherwise, don’t get on the bus.
  • We will coordinate all pick-up time details one day prior your tour.

Private tours:

  • Your pick up time is sharp on time.
  • We will do our best to pick you up from your hotel regardless your hotel location.
  • We will coordinate all pick-up time details one day prior your tour.
  • Your tour ending time is still aproximate; however, we will do our best to end the tour on the scheduled time.

Vehicle type and seats:

Vehicle types — group tours and private tours:

  • We implement vehicles authorized by the Ministry of Transportation of Peru.
  • The type and size of vehicle will always depend on the group size.
  • We implement modern vehicles with air conditioning: H1, Van, Renault and Sprinter.

Seats — group tours:

  • You book a seat in the bus — you don’t necessarily book a specific number of seat.
  • If you are picked up first from your hotel, then you can can choose some seats.
  • Your pickup time will depend on your hotel location.
  • Travel partners or couples seat together to 95%; however, we don’t warranty this will happen to 100%.


  • Authorized by the Ministry of Transportation of Peru.
  • Boat size for group and private tours: 30 pax.

Operability and itinerary:

This tour is subject to variation without any prior notice, due to weather conditions, strikes and any other event that doesn’t allow the normal tour operation.


The cancellation is free as long as you do it 48 hours in advance; otherwise, a fee of 100% of the tour cost will apply.


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