The physical space is understood from the west shore of Lake Titicaca, in the interior bay of Puno (formerly Paucarcolla), on a slightly undulating surface (the central part), surrounded by hills. The upper part of the city has a semi-flat surface (Comunidad Mi Perú, Yanamayo). Oscillating between 3810 to 4050 ms. north. meter. (between the shores of the lake and the highest parts). Puno is one of the highest cities in Peru and the fifth in the world. It currently has an area of ​​1566.64 ha, which represents 0.24% of the territory of the province of Puno.