A holiday to Peru is highly recommended. Peru, is the third largest country in Latin America after Brazil and Argentina. It is has a diverse landscape which is made up of deserts; the most famous of which is the Nazca desert, famous for its geoglyphs; the Amazon rainforest, which makes up half the country; the spectacular Andes mountain range, and long stretches of beaches. Peru is also world renowned for its archeological treasures that bear testimony to the Inca Civilization. Read More...
No tour of Peru is complete without a visit to Latin America’s famous archaeological site – Machhu Picchu, it has been over 100 years since this spectacular site was discovered. Machu Picchu is in some of the most beautiful mountainous territory of the Peruvian Andes and is an Unesco World Heritage site; it offers the perfect combination of ruins set in soaring mountains.
Cusco is a beautiful Spanish colonial city and is a great starting point for a trip to Macchu Picchu, it is well known for its Festival of the Sun god “Inti Rayam” which takes place every year in June.
The Bestattravel tours of Peru include a trip to the Lake Titicaca which is the world’s highest navigable lake. Lake Titicaca forms part of the border between Peru and Bolivia, the views are absolutely breathtaking.
The Amazon Rainforest is one Peru’s biggest tourist attractions, it was voted one of the world’s seven natural wonders in August 2012, the Amazon basin is home to pink dolphins, giant river otters, and thousands of different colourful bird species, watching the sunrise in the Amazon rainforest is truly an unforgettable experience.