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islands of Titicaca and Koati.

Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier

islands of Titicaca and Koati.

by Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Titicaca (Island) -- Antiquities,
  • Koati Island -- Antiquities,
  • Bolivia -- Antiquities,
  • Titicaca, Lake (Peru and Bolivia)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination358 p. 24cm.
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13529722M
    OCLC/WorldCa1042480

      The book told about the inhabitants’ primitive life style, and how, in the midst of our fast paced world of technology, stepping onto the islands was like stepping into life as it was a few thousand years ago. Lake Titicaca sits high in the Andes Mountains. We stayed in a city named Puno that was on the edge of the lake. The Titicaca National Reservation is located in the Puno Region, Peru, in the Puno and Huancané provinces. Its main purpose is to preserve the ecosystems and landscapes of the Titicaca lake and surrounding Central Andean wet puna ecoregion.. See also. Iperu, tourist information and assistance; Tourism in Peru; ReferencesCoordinates: 15°50′11″S 69°20′19″W / .

    Explore Lake Titicaca by taking this 2-day tour (+ 2 overnight buses) with homestay from Cusco. You will learn about the life and traditions of the locals during your visit to the Uros floating islands, Amantani and Taquile will spend the night at a local family's house and join them in music and dances.5/5(1). Wikimedia Commons has media related to Islands of Lake Titicaca.: Pages in category "Islands of Lake Titicaca" The following 7 pages are in this category, out of 7 total.

    It was a two-day, one-night trip to the floating islands of Uros and the islands of Amantani and Taquile on Lake Titicaca in Peru. First, we visited Uros, the floating islands of Lake Titicaca. Uros is a strange little area of home-made islands built on compounds of mud and sticks.   There are plenty of things to do in Lake Titicaca – the highest navigable lake in the world at 12, feet! Throughout you will find floating islands built and preserved by the locals who live on them. This guide will walk through everything you need to know during your visit.


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Illustrated with many plates and photographs. Two fold-out maps of Titicaca and its islands. The islands of Titicaca and Koati Island of the Sun in Lake Titicaca (Inca) According to one version of the creation myth of the Incas, the first Inca, Manco Capac, and his wife Mama Ocllo, children of the sun, descended from heaven to the Island of the Sun and began their journey to Cuzco.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Islands of Titicaca and Koati at nd: Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier. To visitors to Lake Titicaca, a boat trip to the floating islands, a unique tourist destination, is a must.

These islands are made and re-made from the totora reeds which provide home, sustenance and transportation for their residents. About a two hour boat ride from Puno, on the Peruvian side of the lake, the largest of about 40 islands and the main destination is the ialand of Santa : Bonnie Hamre.

Titicaca Floating Islands Uros & Taquile - Full Day Tour. Walk along Taquile island & enjoy the view. A local tour guide will teach you about the history and culture of Uros & Taquile.

Enjoy the company of real, local people who spend their whole lives floating. Lake Titicaca is located in the Andes Mountains on the border of Peru and Bolivia and is the world's highest navigable lake.

Said to be the birthplace of the Incas, the lake has some notable attractions, including The Floating Islands of Uros - which are islands built entirely from the lake's reeds. The Floating Islands of Lake Titicaca, Peru. Posted on Janu by ANY Texture.

Lake Titicaca is the largest fresh-water lake in Latin America. It is located on the border of Peru and Bolivia, with Peru owning the larger part. The meaning of it’s name is unclear. Media in category "The islands of Titicaca and Koati, illustrated ()" The following 25 files are in this category, out of 25 total.

The islands of Titicaca and Koati, illustrated () ().jpg 1, ×. xvi p., 2., p., 1 l. Each plate accompanied by guard-sheet with descriptive letterpress. Lake Titicaca’s islands are world famous for their peaceful beauty and the living tradition of their agrarian cultures, which date to pre-Columbian times.

Ready to go. Get to the heart of Lake Titicaca’s Islands with one of Lonely Planet's in-depth, award-winning guidebooks. Titicaca (/ t ɪ t ɪ ˈ k ɑː k ə /; Spanish: Lago Titicaca, pronounced [ˈlaɣo titiˈkaka], "Lake Titicaca"; Quechua: Titiqaqa Qucha, "Titiqaqa Lake") is a large, deep, freshwater lake in the Andes on the border of Bolivia and Peru, often called the "highest navigable lake" in the volume of water and by surface area, it is the largest lake in South e depth: m ( ft).

At Lake Titicaca in Peru there are more than 80 floating islands on which people live, and have done so for perhaps more than years. Explore and enjoy. Lake Titicaca Islands Tours Getting There BOOK TOUR. Lake Titicaca Islands.

Covering an area of over 8, km², Lake Titicaca consist of 3 islands, home to communities and their cultures, which date to pre-Columbian times. Fully immerse yourself into these islands and discover the traditions and every day routine through the eyes of a local.

The lake is located in the La Paz department (state) just three hours in bus from the city of the same name. The lake reaches a maximum depth of meters and measures roughly by 70 kms. at its extremes. At 3, meters above sea level, Lake Titicaca is .Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world.

It has a surface elevation of 3, meters or 12, ft. Lake Titicaca and its islands play an important role in Inca mythology. It is the birth place of the Inca Empire and it is where the mythic journey to Cusco starts. Uros Islands.Lake Titicaca Islands Tour 8 days: US$ per person Domestic flights and private tours included Looking for something less expensive?

Group tours from US$ This eight-day tour in Peru takes us to the Sacred City of Machu Picchu as well as on a Lake Titicaca islands tour.