Tourist attractions of Peru pictures
Browse through amazing images of the most important tourist attractions of Peru: a variety of rainforest, coast and sierra. Check out the most impressive photos of Peru´s top destinations such as the Sacred Valley, Lake Titicaca and the Nazca Lines. Of course there are also some spectacular pictures of Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail.
Huacachina is a very special place located in the middle of a desert, close to Ica in South West Peru. Our pictures of this enchanting town, the impressive Lagoon of Huacachina and the spectacular desert, give a nice impression of the charm of this destination, which can be counted amongst the most popular tourist attractions of Peru.
Enjoy these pictures of the Chan Chan Citadel close to Trujillo and find out why this archeological site was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Pre-Colombian times Chan Chan used to be the largest city in South America. The gallery contains photos of the archeological remains, drawings and some snapshots of the Chan Chan museum.
Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world and one of the most popular touristic attractions in South America. These shots provide a nice virtual tour of Lake Titicaca: its floating islands, its beautiful views, the traditional boats and some of the ruins that can be seen around the Lake.
The breathtaking views of the Sacred Valley of the Incas offer a perfect setting for relaxation as well as adventurous treks. These photos give a virtual tour through the Sacred Valley and its typical villages such as Pisac, Ollantaytambo and Chincheros. Stunning ruins, colorful markets and amazing scenery guarantee the most beautiful pictures.
One of the best ways to visit Machu Picchu is by trekking through the Andes Mountains. This gallery shows images of the most popular hike in Peru, the Inca Trail. See pictures of the trekkers enjoying the breathtaking scenery and stunningly preserved Inca ruins along the way and the reward at the end of the route - the amazing Machu Picchu.
Our photos of Machu Picchu clearly show why this impressive citadel is one of the seven new world wonders. One of the most mystical places on earth, Machu Picchu offers something for every kind of tourist; whether your focus is on relaxing, trekking, or simply sightseeing. Enjoy the best shots of Machu Picchu’s impressive ruins and astonishing views.
The Peruvian Jungle is one of the most biologically diverse areas on Earth. These images show the beautiful flora and fauna of this green paradise. The great wildlife spectacle of Tambopata National Park, a nature reserve within the Peruvian Amazon, and the indigenous people living here, account for some amazing snapshots!
Let us take you on a virtual tour through the figures and geoglyphs of the Nazca Lines, located in Southern Peru. This incredible sight was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its special cultural significance. A not-to-be-missed destination in Peru, especially for those interested in culture and history!
The authentic, rich and uniquely flavorsome Peruvian gastronomy includes the traditional meal “Papa Rellena” (stuffed potato), typical Amazonian Cuisine such as “Tacacho” (roasted banana), “Cuy Chactado” (fried guinea pig) and of course “Ceviche” (a dish prepared with raw fish). These images of delicious Peruvian food will surely open up your appetite!
A virtual tour through other important tourist attractions in Peru. Enjoy beautiful shots of natural wonders, such as Huascarán National Park, Paracas National Reserve in Ica and of course the Colca Valley close to Arequipa. This gallery also contains pictures of the most important archaeological remains in Peru, such as Chavin de Huantar, Kuelap Fortress and the Windows of Otuzco.
This gallery focuses on the ‘alternative Inca Trail’, the Salkantay Trek, which has become one of the most popular hikes in the Cusco area. As you can see in these photos, the route offers spectacular views of the snowcapped peak of Salkantay. The last part of the route takes you through subtropical forest.