ANDES

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CUSCO

Known as the cultural capital of the country, Cusco is one of the most beautiful cities in Peru and the oldest living city in the Americas.

Highlights:

  • Sacsayhuaman Fortress

  • Sacred Valley of the Incas

  • Machu Picchu 

  • Maras Salt Pools 

  • Moray Archaeological Site

  • Inca Trail

  • Salkantay Trail

  • Ausangate Trek

  • Rainbow Mountain Trek

  • Lake Humantay Trek

  • Choquequirao Trek

  • Lares Trek

AREQUIPA

A unique city in the Andes surrounded by three volcanoes, Arequipa is called the "White City" because structures all over the city are made of white volcanic rock.

Highlights:

  • Colca Canyon

  • Monastery of Santa Catalina

  • Misti Volcano

  • Chachani Volcano

  • Ampato Volcano

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PUNO

Lake Titicaca is considered the world's highest navigable lake with an elevation of 3,810 m. above sea level.

Highlights:

  • Uros Islands

  • Chullpas of Sillustani 

  • Taquile Island

  • Amantani Island

  • Isla del Sol 

HUARAZ

A mountaineer’s dream destination. Huaraz is home to the most breathtaking views of the Andes mountains and glacial lakes.

Highlights:

  • Lake 69 

  • Lake Paron

  • Churup Lagoon

  • Pastoruri Glacier 

  • Santa Cruz Trek 

  • Huayhuash Trek

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