Peru is a country with varied, due to, regions, rich, and this country has more than one hundred thousand archaeological sites, which is why eighty percent of inbound tourism is cultural. Peru is a country rich in diversity of animals and plants.
The most visited places in Peru for the tourist receptive are the cities of Lima and historical sucentro (point of entry) and Cusco is known for its Inca and colonial architecture. Its main attractions are the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu archaeological site (chosen as one of the New 7 Wonders of the World).
The main tourist circuit is the country’s southern circuit, which includes cities such as, Ica, Nazca, Paracas, Arequipa, Chivay, Puno, Cusco and Puerto Maldonado, with large attractive architectural, cultural and natural. This circuit has now been extended to La Selva of Madre de Dios region, where the Manu National Park is an inescapable point of ecotourism.
The second most important route is the Callejon de Huaylas in the Ancash region, based adventure delturismo (Huascaran National Park) and main reference point lacocina novoandina.
Peru has many other tourist routes to offer. Among these are the Mantaro river valley, the city of Huancayo as its axis, the south central coast (Ica region and province of Cañete) and the northern city of “> Trujillo Chan Chan where the largest mud city Latin America, the traditional resort of Huanchaco and the Temples of the Sun and the Moon outside the Chimu culture can also visit Chiclayo yLambayeque from where the Royal Tombs of Sipan. These are starting points to other regions of the north the country in northeastern tourist circuit.
Also the Amazon River and the city of Iquitos in the Peruvian Amazon have much to offer tourists. There is much of Peruvian biological diversity. Near Iquitos is possible to visit two national reserves: the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve and Allpahuayo Mishana.
The protected areas of Peru are of particular interest for ecological tourism. Dare to know this beautiful country…