Lonely Planet Best of Peru is your passport to Peru's top sights and most authentic experiences.
Scale the heights of Machu Picchu; puzzle over the Nazca Lines; or visit the sweltering, seductive Amazon Basin, all with your trusted travel companion. Offering visually-inspiring content along with the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you, this photo-rich, user-friendly guide makes planning fun and easy. Discover the best of Peru and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet Best of Peru:
In-depth coverage of the destination's must-see sights along with hidden gems that most guidebooks miss to get you to the heart of a placeIntuitively organized with essential information at your fingertipsEye-catching full-colour design and easy-to-use layout with maps and images throughoutAnnotated images that bring a destination to lifePractical planning and transport tools including a fold-out map (included in print version) that gives instant access to must-see sights to help you navigate as you plot out your itineraryShort and extended itineraries to help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests to make the most of your time on the roadInsider tips and insights to save time and money, avoid crowds and trouble spots, and to get to know the destination like a localHonest recommendations for all budgetsCultural insights and background information to put top sights and experiences in context and to give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience (includes history, outdoor activities, environment, wildlife, cuisine, music, arts, and language)Covers Lima, Islas Ballestas, Nazca, Arequipa, El Valle Sagrado, the Cordilleras, Lake Titicaca, Cuzco, Machu Picchu, Huaraz, Trujillo, Iqutos, Amazon Basin and more