Facts of Peru

Facts of Peru

Read more about hygiene, transport and price levels in connection with your trip to Peru. Language: Quechua and Spanish Capital: Lima Population: 30, 7 mill. Religion: Roman Catholic Currency: Solar Surface1 285 216 km2 Worth knowing Height Our trips in Peru can involve some hiking, which presupposes that you are in generally good physical shape […]

Peru Travel Advice

Peru Travel Advice

General travel information for Peru Continent: South America Geographical location: Northwestern South America, on the Pacific coast Highest point: Nevado Huascarán (6768 m above sea level) Longest river: Río Ucayali (1771 km) Form of government: Constitutional Republic System of Government: Semi-presidential system Languages: Quechua, Aimara and Spanish Neighboring countries: Ecuador, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia, Colombia Capital: […]

Lima Reserve Park

Lima, Peru Travel Guide

Lima is Peru’s fantastic and diverse capital, home to as many as 7.2 million inhabitants. This means that over a quarter of Peru’s population lives in Lima. The city was founded on January 18, 1535 by Spanish Francisco Pizarro. When it was founded, the city was actually called “Ciudad de los Reyes” , which means […]