Peru

Peru

Capital - Lima
Population - 29,041,000
Area - 1,285,220 km²
Density - 22.6 inhabitants per km²
Currency - PEN
Official language – Spanish
Peru is located on South America's central Pacific coast. The world's twentieth-largest nation, it borders Bolivia, Brazil, and Chile to the east and south, and Colombia and Ecuador to the north. Peru is one of the great centers of ancient civilization. Machu Picchu is the most beautiful and impressive ancient Inca ruins in the world. The “Lost City of the Incas” is invisible from below and completely self-contained, surrounded by agricultural terraces and watered by natural springs. Another popular Peru destinations are the Nazca Lines - giant images printed on the farm and can only be seen from space; Manu National Park - home to over 1000 species of birds, 15,000 species of plants and up to 250 varieties of trees; Colca Canyon - the world's deepest canyon and home to Andean Condor, a species of vulture that can be seen at close range as they fly past the canyon walls. The magical country of Peru, full of exuberant surprises and mystery worth to be visited.

Mysterious Ruins of Machu Picchu

The ruins of Machu Picchu are the most visited tourist destination in Peru and one of the most beautiful and enigmatic ancient sites in the world. Considered a masterpiece of engineering and architecture, it is a mandatory destination for anyone who is backpacking in Peru. Machu Picchu, meaning Old Peak…
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