Puno is also one of the most beautiful destinations in Peru and the most fascinating destinations in the continent. It has the privilege of being placed on the shores of Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, marvel of nature at 3800 meters above sea level.
Puno is recognized as folkloric capital of Peru and America for the big wealth of their customs and legends and the different and colourful of their music, dances and parties, most expression of which is lived each February in the Feast of the Virgin of the Candelaria.
One of its major attractions is Lake Titicaca, whose extension includes part of Peru and Bolivia, with 8,560 km of whole surface and 227 meters of depth.
In it are the floating islands, stunning archipelago of islands woven of natural fiber of totora, woven and sustained by using their own inhabitants, the Uros, descendants of one of the oldest cultures of America.
It is additionally charming to go to the Taquile Island where you can experience an true experiential tourism.