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Llachon Kayak

US$ 155 for solo paddler

US$ 210 for 2 people

US$ 270 for 3 people

Llachon Kayak is one amazingly exclusive and authentic day tour from Puno to Lake Titicaca, an alternative for Lake Titicaca Day Tour.

Llachon Kayak Trip Overview

On Llachon Kayak Tour you get to Uros Titino reed floating Islands by a motor boat from Puno, after that visit and reed boat ride we’ll be kayaking to Llachon Capachica peninsula for about 2 hours without being rushed. On arrival you’ll walk up to the family house for lunch. In the afternoon return by boat to Puno.

Activity level: moderate

Distance paddling: 10 km (only one way)

Kayak Tour Route: From Uros Titino to Llachon

Hotel Pick-up Time: 7:00 am

Drop off time at hotels: 5:00 pm

Sort of Kayaks: singles or two-person kayaks

Kayak Frequency: Daily departures

Why Llachon Kayak?

At Uros Kayak Company, we still believe in authenticity, we think there is still genuine ways of life out there in Lake Titicaca to rediscover to live and share, and that’s why Kayaking to Llachon is more than just kayaking and paddling across the open Lake and along the shoreline of Llachon Capachica peninsula.

More Things to Do: Puno Biking Tours

We have designed Llachon Kayak as a full-day fully guided kayaking and cultural experience combo tour for your total enjoyment.

Llachon Kayak was designed for people that really love to experience true local tradition, cultural exchange encounter and be part of how exactly is the daily basis life of one of the most incredible Islanders on the highest navigable Lake of the world: Uros Titino ethnic group.

Compared to the Uros Islanders that live near to Puno city

(6km away) Uros Titino population has built their islands near to Capachica peninsula and live in an authentic way.

Read more differences between Llachon kayak and Uros kayak adventure. Paddle with us on a round-trip small group kayaking Tour to Uros floating islands and learn more about its construction.


Uros Kayak Adventure

US$ 40 per person

Now, let’s learn how kayaking to Llachon works:

Kayaking from Uros Titino Islands to Llachon community step by step itinerary

So here it comes a few pictures that show off a taste of the Uros Titino family encounter, reed boat ride, kayaking, Llachon family meeting, among other things in detail, Llachon Kayak Day Tour offers to you.

7:00 am

Hotel/Port car transfer

At Uros Kayak Company we provide transportation to the boat departure location. You don’t come down on your own way to the port, just be ready at your hotel that one of our drivers will pick you up.

7:15 am

Meet your Llachon kayak guide and boat captain

After a quick land transfer you’ll me, I’m Edison, your Llachon Titicaca kayak guide, waiting for you at the dock. Then I’ll immediately introduce you to Valerio our boat captain.

Then after you onboard Expreso Rumi, our company’s motor boat, you’ll be navigating safely accompanied by two friendly staffs.

On Llachon Kayak you’ll be firstly visiting the Uros Titino community’s reed floating Islands and we’re navigating for about one hour.

8:30 am

Arrival to Uros Titino Islands

Upon arrival to Uros Titino Island, you’ll be greeted by Uros Titino families in their Aymara local dialect «Kamisaraki!»

So, on your kayaking tour you will meet Aymara and Quechua speaking Andean people of Uros Titino and Llachon communities.

8:45 am

Uros Titino daily basis activities and reed boat ride

What follows is a unique cultural exchange with this local friendly people teaching us how they get the reeds from the Lake for their homes, how they go fishing. Learn their origin and history closely of how this Uros Ethnic group lived for centuries in the world’s highest navigable Lake as well.

10:00 am

Kayak adventure begins

After this magnificent encounter experience we’re heading by kayaks to Llachon capachica peninsula.

An estimated time of 2 hours paddling is spent while we enjoy its gorgeous views and scenic landscapes.

Then after a cultural exchange and getting in your kayak, adventure begins. You’ll be paddling from Uros Titino Islands to Llachon Capachica peninsula for about 2 hours without being rushed.

Would you like to paddle further in the Lake? Then Kayak from Llachon to Amantani could be your best Lake Titicaca day kayak trip option. Here is how it works: paddle from Puno to Uros then by boat to Llachon and continue on to Amantani Island by kayak, lunch and return by boat to Uros.


Llachon to Amantani Kayak Tour

US$ 197 per person

12:30 pm

Arrival to Llachon lake shore

On arrival to Llachon community in the Quechua speaking Capachica peninsula a local family welcomes and invites us to have lunch at their home.

1:00 pm

Llachon lunch time

Lunch is overlooking the immense Lake and surroundings. A tasty locally chicken or trout is served with Quinua soup.

2:00 pm

Llachon Typical textiles and traditions

The family at Llachon is going to show us their handicrafts and art textile. Most of the families have kept some ancient techniques for washing, knitting, and weaving alpaca wool.

5:00 pm

Llachon to Puno

Then after, you finally go back to Puno by boat. Upon arrival to the port you are transferred to your hotel in Puno city.

Included at no additional charge

Here comes what you get when booking with us:

– Land transfer from Puno hotels to port.

– Private boat ride from Puno to Uros Titino Islands.

– English speaking kayak instructor guide.

– Entrance fees to Uros and Llachon community.

– Reed boat ride at Uros Titino Islands.

– Single or double tandem seater equipped kayaks to choose.

– Lunch at Llachon community.

– Last final paddle from Uros to Puno (3km optional).

– Car transfer upon arrival to Puno port.

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+51 923206333

I’m Edison, feel free to text me. I’ll be happy to answer your questions and inquiries.

Hopefully we then head out on the Lake kayaking together through its beauty landscape.