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Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca is part of the Tentative list of Peru in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

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Kyle Magnuson United States of America 22.01.10

Lake Titicaca (T) by Kyle Magnuson

A huge and pristine lake, with unique islands which have their own vibrant culture. Lake Titicaca fits the criteria of a world class WHS. Seemingly, this tremendous lake would be inscribed under cultural criteria as a "cultural landscape" or mixed. Though the later might be difficult. It is somewhat baffling this site hasn't yet reached the world heritage committee.

I found the landscape to be stunning, whether from islands or boat. This will almost undoubtably be inscribed one day. I expect a joint nomination by Bolivia and Peru that includes both natural and cultural elements.

Lake Titicaca (14)

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Site History

  • 2005 - Submitted 
  • 2003 - Revision Includes former TWHS Village of Copacabana (1987)

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