Lake Titicaca, Keya Ao Plateau Tourist Attractions and Travel

The Lake Titicaca in the ancient geological formation of the Tertiary period, in the strong crustal movement, as the Cordillera mountains and the huge tectonic uplift fracture in the Cordillera mountains and the East Xikedi Rajoub between the mountains, formed a Northwest - tectonic basin to the southeast. The Lake Titicaca located in the structure. After Quaternary glaciers, more Xuanlichezi the Great Lakes region.

 

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Lake Andes from the snow melt water. There are 25 rivers into lakes, the biggest one since the Lamisi River into the Northwest, providing about two-fifths of the total water supply. The sun and wind to dry the water evaporation great, the melon dropt, r. Dhessa water discharged into the water volume is only equivalent to 5.0% of volume. Lake Titicaca has 41 islands, a famous island Cité Soleil and the moon. Indians monuments on the island. Indians have always regarded the Lake Titicaca as a "Kuhu."

 

Lake Titicaca Natural environment

 

Lake Titicaca elevation of 3,812 meters, covers an area of 8,330 square kilometers, the average depth of 100 meters, the most up to depths of 256 meters. Lake was pale green, clear bottoming out. Lakes 3 / 5 in Bolivian territory, 2 / 5 in Peru. The Lake Titicaca is a landlocked lake, but unlike many of the world's mountains and highlands of the lagoon, but a fresh water lake. Freeze it without high altitude, but not in the inland salt. This is because the four Xue-Feng Zhou encircling the lake, the lake has been continuously melting mountain snow water added, therefore not a lake; and lakes located in the Andes because of the shielding, tall Andes block the flow of air attacks, the lake Therefore, He was not freezing all. Lake Titicaca travel Lakeshore winding, and the formation of many Peninsula Harbour, lush lakeside reeds, and many fish in the lake.

 

Lake Titicaca Natural environment

Lake Titicaca Natural environment

 

The Lake Titicaca in South America is one of the cradles of Indian culture, Indians called "Kuhu." Lake in the 41 islands, which, in the Cité Soleil in Bolivia, embellished Moon Island Lake, the two islands of rocks in brown, purple dichroism, lake island color, beauty and especially beautiful. Two Indians on the island is rich in relics. Moon island BC ruins of the ancient city, beautifully spectacular palaces, temples, pyramids and other stone buildings. In Peru Aishiteweishi island in a new tourist hotel, which will Huguangshanse Now, quite fun. There are many lakes in the floating island, the island is the local-Banding Bocao and from the reed. Typha weeds shop together, great buoyancy, rudimentary hut built above, can live several families. Wuluo local Indian communities living in this floating on the island in order to make a living fishing. Their main transport is a Bocao-Banding together with the name of "Taotao pull" the boat, about two meters long, can carry four to five individuals, cruising in the lake. Therefore, the observation of Lake Titicaca Wuluo understanding of the lives, but also have some other flavor of tourism life.

 

Lake Titicaca tourism

Lake Titicaca attractions

 

Fu fish and birds. Lake trout and abounds in the body up to 30 centimetres giant frog, as Lan catch over, the Government of Bolivia and Peru have been formulated to prohibit over-fishing trout Act. The lake abounds in tall reeds, the local Indians used a reed boat of reed called the "Taotao pull" (as shown), using only about one year time to gradually give up water immersion. There are Indians from the lake with a woven reed Fudao, people in the Fudao on perennial life, fish, and even vegetables can be planted above. Current reed boats and Fudao attract tourists have become a good tourist attraction.

 

Surrounding areas

 

The ring around Lake Titicaca there are many cities, towns, cities and towns are ancient Indian cultural sites, the most famous cultural sites for Diewa Cashier. Lakeshore Indians from ancient birds from the use of manure planting corn, potatoes and other crops. In the sculpture, architecture, metallurgy, ceramics have reached a very high level. Lake Titicaca age of transportation, connecting Peru, Bolivia two traffic thoroughfare.

 

Lake Titicaca attractions

Lake Titicaca tourism

 

Diewalake the cultural sites located 21 kilometers southeast of Lake Titicaca, about 4,000 meters above sea level. Where you can see many huge stone statue and stone, the most famous monuments is the rain gods "Weishi Cochabamba" stone statue. There are also famous for the "Solar door." It is with huge stones to block the door, the door has been surrounded by the sun's rays used to bas reliefs. Next to the "Sun Gate", the building blocks unusual is the use of rectangular stone countertops, 118 meters long, 112 meters wide, the Quichua Indian language called "Kalasasaie." According to archaeologists analysis, may be ancient Inca empire sacrificial altar of the sun god. This is the art of the Great Lakes region of a galaxy of Titicaca.

 

Location

 

Lake Titicaca is the topography of the highest in South America, the largest freshwater lake, is the highest in the world one of the largest fresh water lake. Located in Bolivia and Peru at the junction of the two countries Keeao Plateau, known as the "Pearl of the plateau."

 

Lake Titicaca, Keya Ao Plateau

Lake Titicaca, Keya Ao Plateau

 

Naming sources

 

Fudao on Lake Titicaca Lake of the names of sources with the local Indian language, may be a "Puma the cliff" or "chiefs of the cliff".

 

Geographic Summary

 

Lake Titicaca is the topography of the highest in South America, the largest freshwater lake. Peru and Bolivia at the junction of the Andes Puna plateau north, the lake elevation of 3,821 meters, is the world's highest navigable lake ferries. Lake area of approximately 8,300 square kilometers, with an average depth of 140-180 metres, the depth of 280 meters. Average water temperature 13 íŠ. Lake in the island, such as the island of 51 islands, the majority of people live, the largest island of Titicaca Island Inca temple ruins in the era of the Inca era was regarded as holy places, there are still preserve the old temples, palaces anomalies. The Lake Titicaca region is the origin of the Indians to cultivate potatoes. The surrounding mountains surrounded peak perennial snow Huguangshanse, the scenery is very beautiful, and for tourism.

 

Lake Titicaca travel

Lake Titicaca travel

 

There are 25 rivers flow of Lake Titicaca, only a Dhessa melon dropt, r. outflow from the lake to another inland lagoons ball Lake, only took into the water of 5% and the remaining water consumption mainly by evaporation , but the Lake Titicaca remains is a low salinity of freshwater, mainly salt was removed Dhessa melon dropt, r..

 

Lake from the northwest to southeast extension of 193 km, 80 km width of the lake, to enter into a lake south of the peninsula, the lake will be divided into two parts, through its pedicle satisfied Gap connection, the larger the northwest part of Bolivia called To Qiukuituo Lake, Peruvians called the Great Lakes; smaller southeastern part of Bolivia known as Weiniemaka Lake, Peruvians called Albert Kono Lake, the water from the lake into the river from Dhessa melon balls into the lake . Puno from the West Bank to the south coast of Peru in Bolivia guaqui between regular liner shipping between. Guaqui to Bolivia in La Paz between rail, Puno to the Pacific coast between the rail, sea Bolivia is an important pathway.



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