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Outdoor Activities in Peru

Peru is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. The Andean Range is perfect for trekking and climbing, while the coast provides plenty of opportunities for surfing, paragliding and sandboarding. Wildlife spotters, meanwhile, can explore Peru's numerous national parks and reserves.
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The Highest Mountains in Peru
Learn more about the highest mountains in Peru with our guide to the tallest peaks in the country.

A Guide to Llamas, Alpacas, Guanacos and Vicunas
If you're heading to Peru, you might want to know your alpacas from your guanacos...

Tips for Walking in Cities in Peru
If you like to walk in Peru but you're stuck in the city, head out on foot and explore the urban environment...

The Ausangate Trek
The Cordillera Vilcanota mountain range is home to some of Peru’s most spectacular and challenging trails, including the rugged Ausangate Circuit.

Photographic Trek of Ausangate, Peru
Take a tour of Cerro Ausangate and the surrounding snow-capped peaks with our photographic trek through the region.

Andean Travel Web: Mountain Climbing in Peru
The Andean Travel Web's guide to mountain climbing in Peru covers the main peaks in the Cordillera Blanca as well as popular climbs near Cusco and Arequipa.

Viva Mancora Surf Guide
Vivamancora.com provides general information about surfing conditions at Mancora and nearby beaches.

Birding Peru
The Birding Peru website is a great resource for bird spotters. The site features a bird database, photo galleries, tips on where to spot birds in Peru and more.

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