We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Amantani Island (Isla Amantani)

Lake Titicaca, Peru
+51 951 437 863
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Uros Amantani Taquile Full Day tour
More Info
and up
Overnight Amantani Island Homestay Experience from Puno
More Info
and up
Private 2-Day Lake Titicaca Expedition with Overnight on Taquile Island
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Guided tours are the best way to see this remote and friendly island where the cows and sheep seem to outnumber people. Two mountain peaks, known as Father Earth and Mother Earth, make for superb hiking.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“home stay” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (14 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Lake Titicaca, Peru
+51 951 437 863
Write a Review
Reviews (312)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most unusual night of our trip was a home stay on Amantani Island. Despite my very few words of Spanish and the family having little English, we managed a conversation over a home-cooked dinner before bedding down for the night. This trip involved steep...More

Thank IrishMD
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Visiting the Amantani island was definitely my best experience on the Titicaca lake! The island is beautiful, very calm and still very well preserved. Moreover, people there are incredibly friendly. I would definitely recommend you to stay at the house of "Flora Borda", which is...More

Thank Smets N
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous time on Amantani Island as part of an organised trip. Staying with families on the island, we were met with kindness and generosity. The family we stayed with were wonderful, friendly and very glad of the supplies we took them as a...More

1  Thank simm068
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Amantani was the second destination of our two-day, three stop tour, and the place where we spent the afternoon and night. In a way, it felt like stepping back in time, as conditions were very basic, cars were nonexistent, and people lived without so many...More

3  Thank Cherry_Wonderdog
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were not sure whether we should do this experience - we were traveling with a young child and the reviews were so mixed. We ended up deciding to try this once in a lifetime experience and booked through the highly recommended All Ways Travel....More

Thank lisjor
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Apparently other peoples' ideas of remote are "no cell phone service" and "only one outlet for three guests." If you said "Hey that's me," go have an adventure along with every single other tourist in Puno that seemed to be there. Don't buy online though-...More

Thank Corey Mackenzie B
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed over night with the local family but we didn't enjoy it. We were unable to communicate with the local as we cannot speak Spanish. Basically it took almost 3.5hrs to get to the island (not sure it is worth). Following meals were provided...More

Thank Tanners2521
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I can be very short: Amantani is not an island to visit on a day trip. We did it because it was supposed to be less touristic than Taquile. And it was, there was nobody on the whole island!! Our guide told us normally people...More

Thank Bert W
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I traveled by boat to Taquile and Amantani islands and spent the night with the boat captain and his family on Amantani. The islands are incredibly beautiful and people have been living here for thousands of years. There is no running water...More

3  Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

just go there without an organization and ask there locals for an homestay. we had the best time at a local family and this was a great oportunity to see and understand their daily life it was one of the most relaxing time we had...More

3  Thank NaUe2017
Nearby Restaurants
Loving Hut Vegan
190 reviews
38.67 km away
Restaurante Alma - Casa Andina Premium Puno
101 reviews
35.27 km away
Restaurant Los Uros
155 reviews
35.04 km away
Machu Pizza
132 reviews
38.93 km away
Nearby Attractions
Capachica Peninsula
36 reviews
10.93 km away
Lake Titicaca
1,521 reviews
32.95 km away
Taquile Island
3,764 reviews
11.55 km away
Isla Tikonata
20 reviews
38.06 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
23 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Smets N | Reviewed this property |
There was a shared bathroom at our place
15 September 2017|
Response from simm068 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. They love pencils and pens and any type of stationary so I am sure paper would go down well. We also took supplies for our host family. Things like dried oats, dried pasta, fruit and biscuits. We also took flour and... More
19 June 2017|
Response from elif-in-egypt | Reviewed this property |
It depends how much luggage you're thinking of taking! I booked a pension in Puno the night before and the night after and they were happy for me to leave my rucksack there while I was away. i'm sure most places will do... More