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30 Top-Rated Peru Tourist Attractions Worthy of Exploring

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30 Top-Rated Peru Tourist Attractions Worthy of Exploring

Introduction - Many of these 30 top-rated Peru tourist attractions have Incan influence, as it was such a pivotal era in Peru’s...

 

Cusco Cathedral, Cusco

Attraction 1 - One of the most important sites in the historical city of Cusco is the Cusco Cathedral, a baroque building located...

 

Chan Chan, Trujillo

Attraction 2 - Chan Chan is one of Peru's major landmarks in the northeastern part of the Peru desert. It is thought to...

 
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Arequipa, Arequipa

Attraction 3 - Arequipa is one of the most important cities in Peru and is an area filled with many popular landmarks. This...

 

The Inca Trail, Cusco

Attraction 4 - If you choose to hike the whole way to Machu Picchu, the best way to do this is along the...

 

Huacachina, Ica

Attraction 5 - Built around a small desert lake, Huacachina is a small oasis village surrounded by dunes in the south of Peru...

 

Amazon River, Iquitos

Attraction 6 - The Amazon River runs through several countries in South America, including Brazil, Peru, Colombia, and Ecuador. While most of the...

 
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Barranco Square, Lima

Attraction 7 - Barranco is one of the most famous districts in Lima, known for its romance and bohemian feel. In the day...

 

Larco Museum, Lima

Attraction 8 - The Larco Museum is an impressive, privately-owned museum showcasing pre-Columbian history. It is situated in the Pueblo Libre area of...

 
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Plaza de Armas, Lima

Attraction 9 - One of the major landmarks in Peru is the Plaza de Armas in Lima. Known as the city's birthplace, it...

 

Manu National Park, Madre de Dios

Attraction 10 - Located in southeastern Peru, Manu National Park is a Biosphere Reserve that stretches across 1.5 hectares and encompasses highlands, lowlands...

 

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