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Travel to Lake Titicaca is a unique experience, It is the largest lake in South America (water volume), and based on Incan mythology, the creator god Viracocha rose up from Puno Lake Titicaca to create the sun, moon, stars and human life.
The Peru Puno area can be found on the Collao Plateau. Puno sits on Lake Titicaca, the western part of the lake is located there and seventy percent of the region is made up of the Andean Mountains, the Amazon rainforest covers the rest.
Peru Titicaca Lake or Lake Titikaka is located high in the amazing Andes Mountains on the border of Bolivia and Peru. It sits 3,812 m (12,500 ft) above sea level and it is also the largest lake in South America (water volume).
Uros Islands are located just five kilometers west from Puno port, they sit at 3810 meters above sea level. It is a group of forty-two floating man-made islets in Lake Titicaca, Peru.
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The legend tell us, it was here that the first Inca king, Manco Capac, was born. Manco Capac would create the Kingdom of Cusco, where the Inca Empire started.
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