Puno and Lake Titicaca by the border with Bolivia

Approaching Puno and Lake Titicaca


Lake Titicaca can be seen over the rooftops

Roof top laundry - and below left

Puno Market - and below






Farm just outside Puno

Lake Titicaca and the Island of Toranipata

Tourist boats for cruises on the lake and to the Reed Islands

The reeds that grow in the lake are used for boats, for houses - and for the Island of Toranipata itself (below)

Our Boatman

At 3827 meters (12628 feet) Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world

Reed boats at the Reed Island
The reeds of the island floor must be continually laid

Typical Reed Houses



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