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Puno is a city located at 3.860 meters above sea, in southern Peru, near the border with Bolivia. Because of its silver mines, Puno was nicknamed Silver City. Tours in Puno shouldn´t exclude a visit of the famous Lake Titicaca and the nature reserve with the same name. According to local history, this lake brought Manco Capac and Mama Ocllo, the ounders of the Inca Empire. The beauty and mysticism are the main attractions of Titicaca, which increases the numbers of tours in Puno throughout the year. Tours in Puno are special due to the city landscape, severe and Andean, with its gray houses with tin roofs. The surroundings of Puno are also spectacular: Chullpas Sillustani, a complex of impressive burial towers built by the Kollas, Llachón, a community that still maintains its centuries customs and cultural expressions and Pucara, wich is famous for its pre-Inca pottery. Take a trip to Puno - the folklore capital of Peru and enjoy the variety and beauty of the music and dances of the area.