Peru is without a doubt one of the most captivating countries in South America. Famously home of the epic lost Inca citadel of Machu Picchu and the mindblowing Nazca Lines, this country's unique past awakens the adventurer in travellers of all sorts.
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Lima is the capital of Peru and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro, the modern city …
Cuzco, located in the Southern Sierras is a fascinating city that was the capital of the Inca Empire.
Iquitos is in the Amazonas region of Peru. This is not to be confused with the Department Amazonas where Chachapoyas is located.
The Southern Sierra region of Peru is characterised by high mountains and steep, deep valleys.
Central Coast is a region of Peru. Throughout the year Lima tends to be in the mid 60's to mid 70's with minimal to no rain and relatively high humidity.
The Southern Coast region of Peru is comparatively well developed. Many roads are paved.
Peruvian Amazon is a vast jungle region located in northeastern Peru.
The Northern Coast is in Peru. The bordercrossing at the coast with Ecuador is near the bordertown of Aguas Verdes and Huayaquillas.
Northern Sierra is an Andean region of Peru.
The Peruvian Altiplano is the area of the Andes above about 3500m in Peru. The altiplano stretches into neighbouring Bolivia and also Argentina.
The department of Madre de Dios is one of the tropical areas in Peru. It is located east of Cuzco and borders on Bolivia.
San Martín is a region in northern Peru. Rio Abiseo National Park - Mixed World Heritage place located in Huicungo District, Mariscal Cáceres province.
Central Sierra is a mountainous region in the center of Peru.