The Peruvian Altiplano is the area of the Andes above about 3500 m in . The altiplano stretches into neighbouring Bolivia, and also and .

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is a port city at an altitude of over 3,800 meters, on the shores of on the Altiplano of .


is an island in the side of .

The are floating islands made of reed, situated in on the Altiplano.

Isla Amantáni is an island on the side .

is a city on the western shore of Lake Titicaca south of .

is a tiny settlement some 40 km from , in the Altiplano.

is a city in the Altiplano. The airport in has flights from Lima and you can then take a short bus ride to on Lake Titicaca.

is a tiny settlement some 30 km from , in the Altiplano, mostly visited on a short daytrip.

is a small city in Altiplano, . It is known for being the highest permanent city of the world at a height of 5,100m.


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