The city of Cusco is one of the most frequented places by people in the world, and of course there are reasons to visit this amazing province, since in this place is Machu Picchu one of the 7 world wonders . And not only that, Cusco also has other incredible places such as Ollantaytambo, La Montaña de 7 colores, Maras, Moray, among others.
The Spaniards founded the city of Puno in 1668. It is a city rich in local mestizo art, the fusion of native and Spanish styles in its colonial balconies, weavings and pottery. Legend has it that the waters of Lake Titicaca are the birthplace of Manco Cápac and Mama Ocllo, the mythical founders of
Set in a green valley amid a perimeter of mountains. The main reason to visit this small desert town are the mysterious Nasca lines. Just before arriving to the small town, you traverse a huge desert plain, similar to the Tademait, in Sahara. It’s in this arid pampas that was found in 1939 strange
Located at an altitude of 3.360m above sea level, Cusco was referred as the ‘Navel of the World’. Plan to spend at least 3 days in and around Cusco (to get used to the altitude) before starting any serious trekking such as the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. This is an ideal opportunity
Over the last 20 years the practice of eco-tourism has developed throughout Peru. As more people visit the jungle and learn about its flora and fauna, more people will become involved in the race to save them. Local people and governments will also see that the long term value
The whole year around there’s an enjoyable temperature. The second biggest city after Lima with 750.000 habitants. Arequipa is situated at 2335 m and is surrounded by 3 imposing volcanoes, The Misti (5822 m) an active volcano the Chachani (6075 m) and the Pichu Pichu (5664 m)
The archaeology of Northern Peru is at least as interesting as the archaeology in the Cusco area! Peru is a huge country, full of ancient empires, with the rise and fall of spectacular kingdoms throughout the ages. The Incas were the last era before Columbus, so their gold and empire was recorded and made famous