Tag: lake

Too long in Puno

What are you doing in Puno? Just passing through… Puno is a city on Peru’s side of the vast Lake Titicaca, the world’s highest navigable lake at 3800m. Despite the prime location, for most visitors Puno is simply a bus stop for moving between Peru and Bolivia. Because of this, Puno has a pedestrian plaza…

A Trip to Sillustani

Enormous stone towers signify the dead. 30km Northwest from Puno are the ruins of Sillustani. There, you will find huge stone funery towers, in a dramatic setting on a hill overlooking Laguna Umayo. The general consensus on the internet is it isn’t worth the effort to try and make your own way there. This would…