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La Raya Pass, Puno
(3.8/5 based on 220 reviews on the web)
The train from Puno to Cusco makes a quick stop at La Raya Pass, offering sweeping views and photo ops from a height of 4,313 m (1,150 ft). Take a break from the ride and soak in the vistas of the rugged terrain that includes fresh water pools, snowcapped mountain peaks, and green hillsides. Have a meal at the buffet restaurant, or purchase something from the locals selling items made of alpaca wool. To visit La Raya Pass on your trip to Puno, use our Puno vacation planner.
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  • wonderful photo subject, all tourists stay here stand, small church, colourful stalls - wonderful picnic area, nice bathroom
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  • We stopped at la Raya pass while on the Andean Explorer on our way from Cusco to Puno. It is the highest point of the journey and provides beautiful views of the mountains and landscape. When the trai...  more »
  • This is a road side stop with great views of the mountains, River, And occasional Alpaca. Thier are also road side vendors so you can shop for more locally made items and restrooms if needed.