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Yumani - Inca Step and Fountain of the Youth

Yumani is the biggest community of the Island of the Sun. One of the main archeological sites on the island is the site of the terraced gardens called the “Garden of the Incas” that are divided by the “Escalinata del Inca” (Inca steps) that are the main entrance to the Island of the Sun and the path leading to the Fountain of the Eternal Youth or “Fuente de la Vida”. 

This fountain springs three jets of water; islanders say each jet has a different flavor and whoever drinks from this fountain stays forever young. Public boats and most private boats arrive and leave from this port.