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Follow an ancient footpath to the lost city of Machu Picchu. Explore a colorful crafts market. Answer the call of the wild in the lush Amazon rainforest. Peru offers inspiration from every angle. Our unbeatable guide will enable you to climb mountains, delve into canyons and get to know the essence of the Andes.
GET READY, SET, GO! - highlights, itineraries and planning sections get your adventure started
UNDERSTAND IT ALL - expert authors provide insight into Peruvian history, culture and current events
FIND YOUR WAY with loads of detailed maps - more than any other Peru guidebook
TALK THE TALK get from buenos días to hasta luego with our easy-to-use guide to Spanish, Quechua and Aymara
REST EASY - frank, in-depth hotel and restaurant reviews eliminate the guesswork at any budget
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