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Puno  is a city in southeastern Peru, located on the shore of Lake Titicaca.[1] It's also the capital city of the Puno Region and the Puno Province, Puno is known as the "Capital folklórica del Perú" (folkloric capital of Peru) due to its wealth of artistic and cultural expressions, particularly dance. They are most notable during the celebrations of the Feast of the "Virgen de la Candelaria" and the Regional Competition of Autochthonous Dances. Puno's access to Lake Titicaca is surrounded by 41 floating islands. To this day, the Uros people maintain and live on these man-made islands, depending on the lake for their survival and are a large tourist destination.

Climate and Geography.- Puno's geography and layout is unique, it is situated in the available land between the shores of Lake Titicaca and the mountains surrounding the city, its altitude is 3849 m.a.s.l. in the coordinate 15°50’76’’ south latitud and 70°01’62’’west lomgitude, It has two defined seasons: the dry season lasts from April to October and sunshine is abundant. The wet season lasts from November to March with, the temperatures has big difference between the day and night, during the day may up between 15°C and 22°C, and during the night may drop till -9°C to -24°C.

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Floating Islands of Uros - Taquile
Floating Islands of Uros - Taquile
Duration: 01 Day (full day) 06:45 a.m. Pick up from hotel and transfer passengers to the port.  07.00 a.m. Departure from the port and after 30 minutes of travel leads to the beautiful floating islands of Uros, unique in the world, the visit ...
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Peru 11 days Cusco - Puno
Peru 11 days Cusco - Puno
If you are the people who likes to enjoy, and want to know the Andes, this is your best choice, with this Itinerary you can cover areas which one are located in very high areas, in addition of this you have the chance to know and learn about history, geog...
Peru 14 days Arequipa - Cusco - Puno
Peru 14 days Arequipa - Cusco - Puno
Visit this three cities and even consider as a regions in the south of Peru, the contrast and the beauty of this places doesn’t have any comparison, Arequipa offer you the very dry desert area that we have in the coast of Peru, but at same time the high v...
Peru 14 days Puerto Maldonado - Cusco - Puno
Peru 14 days Puerto Maldonado - Cusco - Puno
Puerto Maldonado it is a jungle cities and around this city it is located a couple national refuges, who keeps the wild life, enjoy, see and hear the nature in Puerto Maldonado. Cusco city consider the historical and archaeological capital of Peru, eve...
Peru 20 days Lima - Nazca - Arequipa - Puno - Cusco - Puerto Maldonado
Peru 20 days Lima - Nazca - Arequipa - Puno - Cusco - Puerto Maldonado
This program it is one of the complete that we offer in Peru, you can see almost the large variety that this country offers to see and learn. You star in Lima the capital and the biggest city in the country, driving from here to the south, the Nazca lines...
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