Llachon is a small peaceful village situated in the Peninsula of Capachica, 67-km/41 ml from the city of Puno (1.5 hours by bus and 2.5 hours by boat). This pleasant village has a population of 1,300 people spread around the Peninsula that pertains to the ethnic group of the Quechuas. The most important economical resource of Llachon is agriculture and fishing. The inhabitants of this village have always conducted commercial trade with the villagers of the islands of Amantani and Taquile. This has allowed them to observe the development of tourism in these two islands although, tourism has developed later than the other islands, and they have had the advantage to learn that well planned tourism is the key to the continuing progress of their community.
Itinerary by boat:
We will pick you up early in the morning from your hotel and transfer you to the pier to board the motorboat that will take us to the island of Uros. Visit two islands in 1 hour before continuing our journey to the Peninsula of Capachica, the community of Llachon. In Llachon we will appreciate the typical dress of the villagers. Before lunch we will walk for about 40 minutes to 1 hour until we reach a typical restaurant to have our delicious meal. After a fabulous meal we will board our motorboat for our return to Puno (approx. 2.5 hours by boat) then transfer to your hotel.
Meal: L Itinerary by bus:
We will pick you up early in the morning from your hotel to board our bus to the Peninsula of Capachica, community of Llachon (1.5 hours by bus). In Llachon we will appreciate the typical dress of the villagers. Before lunch we will walk for about 30 minutes until we reach a family’s house and then continue our stroll to a typical restaurant for a delicious lunch. After lunch we will board the motorboat for our visit to the floating island of Uros (40 minute ride). Later we return to Llachon to board our bus for our return to Puno (approx. 1.5 hour bus ride) then transfer to your hotel.
Combine this tour with the Uros and Taquile tour.
Domestic Flights - We can book for you with better schedules. Hotels - 2, 3, 4 or 5 Star - We can book for you at a lower price than listed on their website.