Puno City

City Altiplano, Puno is a wealth of folklore and colorful costumes in each of its streets. While it is true that, when walking, you feel the almost 4,000 meters high in which it is located, especially Puno welcomes us with sympathy and affection.


important data:


Seasons Climate T min. (C) T max. (C) Humidity
Rayny Season (November - March) Rainy 2 20 50%
Dry Season (April - October) Dry -5 17 40%

Between April to October, at night the temperature drops considerably in the early hours of the morning the tempreratura up gradually until past noon.


destination altitude
Puno 3852 m.a.s.l.
sillustani 3820 m.a.s.l.
Pucara 3865 m.a.s.l.

The altitudes shown in the table are in meters above sea level (m.a.s.l.).


According to the lastest report of the National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI).

destination Population
Puno City 137256 people
Puno Region 1377256 people

things to do:

Here are some suggestions about how to spend your time in Puno:

  • Have an unforgettable day navigating the highest lake in the world, Lake Titicaca.
  • You may know cute people by living a moment with the inhabitants of the area, on the floating islands of the Uros.
  • Know and experience life on the islands of Taquile and Amantani.
  • Admire the impressive number of temples in July, Little Rome of America.
  • Appreciate and photograph the city of Puno and Lake Titicaca Party from the viewpoint of Kuntur.

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  • Parks and Squars

    Puno. Despite the cold that governs it, is a city of contrasts and all of Peru. Squares and parks in turn, have a naive beauty and people that is especially noticeable.

  • Archaeological Centers

    Surrounded by the sublime landscape of the Altiplano, Puno archaeological centers are different. Visit will give us a broad view of the cultural development of the peoples of the altiplano, the vast plain that stretches for miles above 4,000 meters.

  • Titicaca National Reserve

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