The Republic of Peru is located in the Western South America. The country has a diverse culture and colonial architecture. It is the third largest country in South America. Tourists love to visit the country to experience the sun-splashed beaches of the Pacific Ocean, Spanish colonial towns, Amazon Rainforest, and much more. Not to forget the world famous and wonder Machu Picchu is also located in the country. Peru luxury holiday package will unfold the mystic powers of the beautiful place.
Weather and climate
On the coasts, winter lasts from June to September. But the weather is rarely cold during this time; it is in fact damp. But the mountain areas are cold at night and pleasant during the day time. Rainy season in Andes starts in September and becomes dangerous in January. El Nifio is a warm Pacific west to east current which occurs every 4 to 10 years in the Peruvian Coast and causes weather disturbances.
Best time to visit
Dry season (May to October) in Peru is the best time to travel, especially for the Highlands, home to the Andes, Inca Trail, and the famous Machu Picchu. Amazon Jungle has hot and humid climate all year round, but the best time to visit is May to October. Desert Coast is fit to be travelled during summer time (December to April). The country attracts high tourism in peak season which is June to August.
Visa and Currency
It is essential to avail a tourist visa with a passport of 6 months validity and 2 free pages for Peru visa. Tourists are allowed to stay for 183 days in a year. Peruvian Sol is the currency used in Peru.
Places to visit
This is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world. It is an archaeological wonder which is located 7000 feet above sea level in the Andes Mountain. Peru luxury vacation package includes a planned visit to the place.
It was the historic capital of the Inca Empire. There are several well-preserved buildings as old as Inca and Spanish colonial times. Plaza de Armas is the heart of the city surrounded by cafes, restaurants, and churches. Sacsayhuaman is a walled complex made of limestone just on the outskirts of the city.
It is surrounded by picturesque volcanoes and the city speaks volumes about Spanish colonialism. Santa Catalina Convent is a much visited place here. It is the gateway to Colca Canyon as well.
It is close to Cusco and Machu Picchu. It is a valley in the Andes. Archaeological remains of Inca Empire are found here in abundance.
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