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By Lonely Planet, Carolyn McCarthy, Carolina A Miranda, Kevin Raub, Brendan Sainsbury, Luke Waterson

ISBN-10: 174179921X

ISBN-13: 9781741799217

#1 best-selling advisor to Peru*

Lonely Planet Peru is your passport to the entire such a lot suitable and updated recommendation on what to determine, what to bypass, and what hidden discoveries watch for you. absorb the spectacle of Machu Picchu at dawn, deal with your flavor buds to Lima's well-known ceviche, or try and remedy the secret of the Nazca traces; all together with your depended on trip significant other. Get to the guts of Peru and start your trip now!

Inside Lonely Planet Peru shuttle Guide:

  • Color maps and photographs all through
  • Highlights and itineraries convey you the best approach to tailor your journey in your personal own wishes and pursuits
  • Insider tips prevent money and time and assist you get round like a neighborhood, keeping off crowds and bother spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - together with hours of operation, telephone numbers, web content, transit information, and costs
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - together with consuming, slumbering, sight-seeing, going out, procuring, and hidden gem stones that almost all guidebooks omit
  • Cultural insights offer you a richer and extra lucrative commute adventure - together with customs, heritage, paintings, literature, faith, activities, landscapes, flora and fauna, meals, drink, and extra
  • Over 70 colour local maps
  • Useful features - together with Travel with little ones, hiking the Inca Trail, and Peru Outdoors
  • Coverage of North Coast, Amazon Basin, Northern Highlands, Huaraz, the Cordilleras, critical Highlands, Lima, Cuzco, Sacred Valley, South Coast, Arequipa, Canyon nation, Lake Titicaca, and extra

The excellent selection: Lonely Planet Peru, our so much entire advisor to Peru, is ideal for these making plans to either discover the pinnacle points of interest and take the line much less traveled.

  • Looking for simply the highlights of Peru? try out Lonely Planet's realize Peru, a photo-rich consultant to the country's preferred points of interest.

Authors: Written and researched by way of Lonely Planet, Carolyn McCarthy, Carolina A Miranda, Kevin Raub, Brendan Sainsbury, and Luke Waterson.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has turn into the world's major trip consultant writer with guidebooks to each vacation spot on this planet, in addition to an award-winning site, a collection of cellular and electronic go back and forth items, and a devoted traveller neighborhood. Lonely Planet's project is to let curious tourists to event the area and to really get to the guts of the locations they locate themselves in.

TripAdvisor tourists' selection Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in favourite trip advisor category

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'Lonely Planet. it really is on everyone's bookshelves; it really is in each traveller's palms. it is on cellphones. it really is on the net. it really is in all places, and it is telling whole generations of individuals tips to shuttle the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

*Bestselling consultant to Peru resource: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, united kingdom and united states, September 2011 to August 2012.

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Just getting here is challenge enough – the park is up to a day’s journey by boat from the nearest towns. But unlike other Peruvian reserves, this is a walk on the really wild side. Transport is by dug-out canoe, there are no fancy lodges and you’ll need to spend several days roughing it to see the best stuff: welcome to pure, unadulterated nature. VILLE PALONEN /ALAMY© Top of section need to know CURRENCY » Nuevo sol (S) LANGUAGE » Spanish, Aymara & Quechua MONEY » ATMs widely available in larger cities and towns.

LA VIRGEN DEL CARMEN Held on July 16, this holiday is mainly celebrated in the southern sierra, with Paucartambo and Pisac ( Click here ) near Cuzco, and Pucará near Lake Titicaca being especially important centers. FIESTAS PATRIAS The National Independence Days are celebrated nationwide on July 28 and 29; festivities in the southern sierra begin with the Feast of St James on July 25. ( Click here ) August The last month of high visitation and the most crowded at Machu Picchu. FEAST OF SANTA ROSA DE LIMA Commemorating the country’s first saint, major processions are held on August 30 in Lima, Arequipa and Junín to honor the patron saint of Lima and of the Americas.

Accommodations range from inviting inns to top resorts, and adventure options include horseback riding, rafting and treks that take you through remote weaving and agricultural villages . Mercado de Chinchero ( Click here ) RALPH LEE HOPKINS/GETTY IMAGES© Nazca Lines 10 Made by aliens? Laid out by prehistoric balloonists? Conceived as a giant astronomical chart? No two evaluations of Southern Peru’s giant geoglyphs, communally known as the Nazca Lines ( Click here ), are ever the same. The mysteries have been drawing in outsiders since the 1940s when German archaeologist Maria Reiche devoted half her life to studying them.

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