Destinations in Peru
AREQUIPA – TOURIST PLACES OF AREQUIPA PERU
Also known as the “White City” for architecture of beautiful colonial buildings in white ashlar, such as churches, temples, monasteries. Its historic center has been recognized as a Cultural Heritage of Humanity. It is surrounded by a beautiful countryside. From here you can visit the Valley of the Volcanoes, the famous Colca Valley and the Colca Canyon, natural areas such as the National Reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca and the Lagunas de Mejía. It is an ideal destination to visit colonial monuments, live cultures and make outdoor tourism enjoying adventure, nature and biodiversity. Arequipa enjoys one of the best cuisines in Peru.
CALLEJÓN DE HUAYLAS – TOURIST PLACES OF HUARAZ PERU
The Callejón de Huaylas offers paradisiacal places, beautiful landscapes, Andean snow-capped mountains, thousands of turquoise blue lagoons, all in the Cordillera Blanca and the Cordillera de Huayhuash. It is a paradise for adventure sports, and cradle of the oldest civilization in Peru, the Chavin culture. Also located is the Huascarán National Park, declared a Natural Patrimony of Humanity and the archaeological center of Chavín de Huántar, Cultural Heritage of Humanity, where the oldest carved stone constructions are located in Peru. No other people or culture overcame their architectural techniques. Huaraz is the capital city of the department and the starting point to know the whole area.
CHICLAYO CHICLAYO AND THE LORD OF SIPÁN – TOURIST PLACES OF CHICLAYO PERU
During colonial times, it was a simple village of Indians and mestizos on the road that linked Lambayeque with Zaña. This city has the fortune of being the gateway to recent and spectacular archaeological discoveries such as El Señor de Sipán in Huaca Rajada, El Señor de Sicán in Batan Grande and the Túcume pyramids and the museum of Royal Tombs. Thanks to this, Chiclayo becomes the second destination, after Cuzco, for the archaeological and historical interest it generates. Chiclayo is the city of sorcerers and esotericism.
CUZCO – MACHU PICCHU – TOURIST PLACES OF CUSCO PERU
“The Archaeological Capital of America”; It is the largest tourist attraction in Peru and the most visited. Cuzco was the largest city and capital of the Inca Empire, then it was taken by the Spanish conquerors. Today it shows an architecture that fuses Inca style with Spanish. His town keeps with pride its costumes and traditions. A must to know is the mystical and enigmatic Machu Picchu, the sacred city of the Incas that the conquerors never knew and that was known by western culture in 1911. Cuzco, like Machu Picchu, for its historical value and for its beauty is considered World Heritage of Humanity. The Sacred Valley of the Incas and its beautiful places are waiting for you.
IQUITOS – RIO AMAZONAS – TOURIST PLACES OF AMAZONIA DE PERU
An ideal place for lovers of nature and biodiversity tourism and for those who want to feel an intimate contact with the unspoiled nature of the Amazonian forests. From Iquitos you can go to the lodges and lodges located in the middle of the jungle and the most daring and adventurous can reach the National Parks and Reserves, highlighting Pacaya Samiria and Allpahuayo Mishana, with exuberant fauna and flora, ideal for bird watching, you can also take Contact with the aborigines of the Amazon and know the rituals of Ayahuasca.
LIMA – TOURIST PLACES OF LIMA PERU
The capital of Peru is a great metropolis, in general this is the gateway to the country. You will be able to enjoy and know its historical center with beautiful colonial constructions declared Cultural Patrimony of the Humanity by UNESCO; the best museums in Peru, some pre-Hispanic archeological sites highlighting Caral, and a variety of cultural, folkloric shows, entertainment centers, luxury casinos and gambling houses and enjoy the famous Peruvian cuisine and gastronomy. Excellent beaches south of Lima for surfing.
NAZCA – NAZCA PERU TOURIST PLACES
A unique place in the world, full of mystery and mysticism, with wonderful forms of immense figures and lines of spectacular perfection. Work of a very old Peruvian civilization, the Nazca Lines, is a place declared as World Heritage by UNESCO.
PARACAS – TOURIST PLACES OF PARACAS PERU
An excellent ecological destination for lovers of nature and birds, the National Reserve of Paracas declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, also offers historical-cultural attractions and is a good alternative to spend excellent moments of rest for lovers of nature. nautical sports.
PUNO – LAKE TITICACA – TOURIST PLACES OF PUNO PERU
Puno is located in the heights of the Andes and on the shores of Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world inhabited by the Uros. On the islands of Amantani and Taquile you can have experiences of sharing life with your natives. Land of the legendary Aymara people, and the Tiahuanaco Culture. This is the folkloric capital of Peru. The feast of the Virgen de la Candelaria, celebrated in February, is an extraordinary opportunity to live the traditions of the people of Puno. It offers an excellent alternative for archaeological tourism, living cultures and biodiversity.
TRUJILLO – TOURIST PLACES OF TRUJILLO PERU
The Capital of Spring, city of the old colonial lineage, very close to Chan Chan, capital of the Chimu nation (13th century), one of the largest cities in the world built in mud, declared World Heritage by UNESCO . Equally important are the archaeological sites of the Huaca del Sol y la Luna, and the El Brujo and Dama del Cao complex. An excellent destination for the archaeological historical tourism.