The Peruvian province of Yunguyo is one of the thirteen provinces that make up the Department of Puno, under the administration of the Regional Government of Puno. It limits by the north with Bolivia. On the east and on the west with Lake Titicaca. And, on the south with the Province of Chucuito. From the hierarchical point of view of the Catholic Church is part of the Prelature of Juli, suffragan of the Archdiocese of Arequipa.