Where To Go In Peru Besides Machu Picchu

On Peru: So besides employing expert local guides to show us the in’s and out’s and the real world experience everywhere, and in Peru (eg not just the tourist stops), we have our own expert hiking guides.

Rainbow Mountains, peru

Rainbow Mountains | Credit: Travelingcanucks.com

And as a group the Total Outdoors Team Northeast has been charting its own coveted fishing spots, mountain biking routes and also our own researched and traveled marked ways through Peru.

Machu Picchu is one of the most remarkable places in the known world, but we found our own paths to the ancient city that encompassed ruins, temples, cities and more that are usually wholly overlooked.

Though we will not map out our secret ways through Peru, this article hits on some great Peruvian experiences in a similar vein:

“There is MUCH more to Peru than Machu Picchu”


Credit: Travelingcanucks.com

“We’ll be the first to admit that the main reason we visited Peruwas to experience the world famous Incan city of Machu Picchu. After all, it is a new Seven Wonder of the World and has become one of the most recognizable tourist attractions on the planet.

“Like many before us, our goal was to hike the legendary Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. The challenging 4-day trek has become one of the most memorable experiences we’ve had overseas. It’s the primary reason that Peru has become one of our favourite countries!

“Although Machu Picchu gets all the fame and glory, there is so much more to do in Peru.”

Read the entire article from travelingcanucks.com.

Where To Go In Peru Besides Machu Picchu

by rjhuneke time to read: 1 min