Clinging to the Andes, between the arid coastal desert and the lush area of the Amazon rainforest in Peru offers a wide range of experiences that can be difficult to choose between them. Solemn pilgrimage to the gods and indigenous Christians. Neon lights of discos full of young people get to enjoy. Ancient ruins divulge secrets of prehistory. There are museums to visit, Ogle lakes, waves for surfing, labyrinthine cities to explore.
This is a country where practices are deeply rooted – 5000 years to be exact. However, it is a constantly energized by new influences. In Peru, you can enjoy African rhythms, admire impressive Catholic churches and examine indigenous textiles inspired by pre-Columbian tradition.
Meanwhile, prepare to send to your vision (and camera) at full speed. Peru is home to snowy mountains, giant sand dunes, flocks of brightly colored tropical birds, postcard perfect volcanoes and rocky outcrops in the Pacific inhabited by sea lions argumentative.
And do not forget the food – a reward of sublime concoctions made from local ingredients and contemporary. You will need weeks to enjoy the wide selection of delicacies: from rare strains of potatoes for a guinea pig for succulent sea mollusks.