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The Rough Guide to Peru

By Sara Humphreys, Steph Dyson and Todd Obolsky
ISBN: 9780241311714

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  • Synopsis
    Discover this fascinating South American country with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to go wildlife-spotting in the jungle, explore lofty Inca citadels or indulge in a pisco sour (or three), The Rough Guide to Peru will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink, shop and visit along the way.

    - Independent, trusted reviews written with Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit, with options to suit every budget.
    - Full-colour chapter maps throughout - to navigate the colonial heart of Lima or wander the ancient streets of Cusco without needing to get online.
    - Stunning images - a rich collection of inspiring colour photography.
    - Things not to miss - Rough Guides' rundown of the best sights and experiences in Peru.
    - Itineraries - carefully planned routes to help you organize your trip.
    - Detailed coverage - this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way.

    Areas covered include: Lima; Trujillo; Cusco; the Sacred Valley; the Peruvian Amazon; Tarma and the Central Sierra; Arequipa and Lake Titicaca; Nazca; Huarez and the cordilleras; the south and Ancash coasts.
    Attractions include: Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail; the Nazca Lines; Huascarán National Park; Kuélap; the Ballestas Islands; Reserva Nacional Paracas; Sacsay huaman; Pisac market; the Valley of the Pyramids.

    Basics - essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, accommodation, food and drink, festivals and events, sports and outdoor activities, costs and more.
    Background information - a Contexts chapter devoted to history, wildlife and literature, plus a language section.
  • Details
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    Author Sara Humphreys, Steph Dyson and Todd Obolsky
    Editor No
    Number of Pages 536
    Format Paperback / softback