It’s not an exaggeration to say Peru has something for everyone: Beaches, deserts, mountains, and vast swaths of rainforest. Cities full of elegant architecture, exquisite restaurants, intriguing museums, and friendly people. Beyond that: an endless number of pre-Columbian temples and ruins, Amazon lodges, laidback resorts, the world’s highest altitude navigable lake, and the world’s deepest canyon.
Most travelers only hit the highlights. But if you’re looking to extend your exploration of Peru’s wonders, there’s plenty more to see and do beyond Machu Picchu. Browse our region pages below and discover how you can make the most of your trip to Peru.