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Peru

Peru Destinations Travel Guide

 

 

 

Flag of Peru

Language: Spanish

Currency: Nuevo Sol (PEN)

Calling Code: +51

 

 

 

Travel Destinations in Peru

 

Allpahuayo-Mishana National Reserve

Allpahuayo-Mishana National Reserve is situated 16 mi from Iquitos in Maynas Province of Peru. The nature reserve covers an area of 58,070 ha.

Arequipa

Beautiful colonial town of Arequipa is the capital city of Arequipa Region of Peru.

Bahuaja Sonene National Park

Bahuaja Sonene National Park is located 37 mi (60 km) South-west from Puerto Maldonado in Peru. This national park covers an area of 1,092,142 ha.

Chauchilla Cemetery

Chauchilla Cemetery in Peru is famous for its Native American ancient mummies and burial artifacts.

Chavin de Huantar

Chavin de Huantar is an ancient archaeological site located 19 mi (30 km) South-east of Huari and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Chavin village in Peru.

Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon is one of the largest and deepest canyons in the World measuring a depth of 11,155 feet (3,400 m) and stretching for 62 miles (100 km).

Cuzco

Cuzco is a former capital of the Inca Empire. Today it is situated in the Cuzco province of Peru.

Huascarán National Park

Huascarán National Park is located 12 mi (40 km) from Huaraz in Peru.

Kuelap

Kuelap is an ancient walled town in Utcubamba Valley in Nortern Peru. Kuelap was constructed by tribes of the Chachapoyas culture.

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is an ancient archeological Inca site 69 mi (110 km) Northwest of Cusco in Peru.

Moray and Salinas de Maras

Moray and Salinas de Maras was constructed by Inca natives, presumably as a giant agricultural experiment station.

Nazca Lines

Mysterious ancient Nazca Lines still puzzle historians. Exactly why did native americans construct images seen from high above is unknown.

Pacaya–Samiria National Reservation

Pacaya–Samiria National Reservation is one of the largest nature reserves in Peru protecting area around tributaries of the Amazon river.

Paracas National Reservation

Paracas National Reservation is famous for its marine bio diversity as well as impressive archeological site of the Paracas natives.

Sacsayhuamán

Archeological site of Sacsayhuaman outside of Cusco is a massive fortress for the defense of Inca capital.

The Inca Trail

The Inca Trail is a system of roads constructed by the Inca civilization that runs through their cities, fortresses and other structures.

Tipon

Ancient city of Tipon is an important Inca settlement that served as a royal residence as well as a agricultural laboratory.

Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca is South America's second largest lake that lies at an altitude of 12,500 feet (3,800 m). Due to its unique climatic condition the lake and its surroundings were settled since the ancient time.

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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