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This is a preview of the full content of our Peru’s Best app.

Please consider downloading this app to support small independent publishing and because:

  • All content is designed for mobile devices and works best there.
  • Detailed in-app maps will help you find sites using your device’s GPS.
  • The app works offline (one time upgrade required on Android versions).
  • All advertising (only present on Android versions) can be removed.

The app will also allow you to:

  • Add custom locations to the app map (your hotel…).
  • Create your own list of favourites as you browse.
  • Search the entire contents using a fast and simple text-search tool.
  • Make one-click phone calls (on phones).
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Hiking Ausangate

Peru’s diverse landscape means it’s variety is almost bewildering: you can visit beaches, desert, high mountains and tropical jungle all in one week!

The cultural history is varied and engaging too: The Inca are the most famous Peruvian culture and many people just want to see Machu Picchu. But there’s also the chance to learn about the Caral, Moche, Chan Chan, Nazca and many other cultures that thrived in Peru over the past 5,000 years.

Nazca Lines - Hummingbird

While most people come for the wildlife, trekking and archaeology, there are many other things that make Peru a unique place.

One of the fastest growing tourism sectors is Ayahuasca & Wachuma tourism. Many people come to Peru to experience the hallucinogenic effects of wachuma (San Pedro) and ayahuasca.

If you’re more into caffeine and theobromine than hallucinogenics, Peru has exactly what you want! Peruvian coffee is increasingly popular around the globe, as is Peruvian chocolate. You can tour coffee or cacao farms and visit places to see how chocolate is made.



Ayahuasca & Mystical Tourism

Beaches & Surfing

Climbing & Bouldering



Hiking & Trekking


Kids & Families

Llamas, Alpacas & Vicuñas

Wildlife & Birding

Text © Heather Jasper

Images by Heather Jasper, Paul Williams