Its the largest lake in South America, Lake Titicaca is found in Peru and contains some amazing discoveries.
In the year 2000 archaeologists were following the trail of a submerged road when they discovered 200 meter tall temple, thought to be 1,000 – 1,500 years old, located under the lake. The temple probably pre-dates the Inca’s and built by a people called the Tiahuanaco people.
The discovery of the temple under the lake seems to confirm the Inca legends that their civilization began on the lake.
Many objects have been found at the temple, scattered over a wide area. Its not known how the temple sank.
As you can see from this google earth satellite image of the lake, there seems to be more structures below the water. Scientist are investigating…
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