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The Amazon region is famous in Peru for its misty forests, its moorland and its privileged microclimates. Habitat of orchids, Andean bears and rock roosters. Archaeological sites with the enigma of Kuélap, a citadel built between the Andes and the Jungle
Ancash is a department of Peru located in the central and western part of the country. It occupies a territory of 36 thousand square kilometers that includes territories both in the high areas of the Andes Mountains and as part of the Peruvian coastal desert. It borders the Pacific Ocean in the west and borders the departments of La Libertad in the north, Huánuco in the east and Lima in the south.
Apurímac is a department of Peru, located in the southern highlands of the country, on the eastern slope of the Andes Mountains.
Cradle of illustrious men and witness of innumerable heroic actions in pursuit of national freedom, Arequipa is one of the regions with the greatest prominence in the history of Peru. such as: Jose Vizcardo Guzmán, Mariano Melgar, Nicolas de Pierola, Victor Belaunde, Mario Vargas Llosa Arequipa is a land blessed by its splendid geography and beautiful cities.
The region where the city of Ayacucho is based was a sanctuary of the Huari-Tiahuanaco culture, which dominated the Andean south and much of the Coast between 900 and 1,200 AD.
The beautiful Cajamarca is considered Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Americas, because in addition to its wonderful landscapes, it was the scene of important historical events. Time before the conquest of the Incas, there was a legendary culture in these lands, Caxamarca, discovered by the famous archeologist Julio C. Tello, whose main legacy as culture are more than 90 archaeological sites.
The city of Cusco or known as the ancient capital of the Inca Empire is the main tourist destination of Peru and one of the most important in South America. Cusco It is located on the valley of the Huatanay River, in the southern highlands of Peru, and owes the denomination of «Navel of the World»
Huancavelica has been one of the most important places for Andean people, as there are numerous archaeological sites and complexes such as the pampas and shelters of Mosoqcancha, Antaccocha, Pumaqoria, Astobamba Paturpampa.
The department of Huánuco has two very different types of geography: the mountains and the high jungle. The Andean area is marked by the presence of the Huayhuash Mountain Range and the high jungle extends along the eastern flank of the Andes.
The province of Ica is one of the five that make up the department of Ica, under the administration of the regional government of Ica. Located in the central part of the department, it borders to the north with the province of Pisco, to the east with the department of Huancavelica and with the province of Palpa, to the south with the province of Nazca and to the west with the Pacific Ocean.
The department of Junín, located in the central area of the Peruvian Andes, has, due to its geographical location, areas of mountains and jungle. In its regions of the mountains the climate is cold and dry, with marked differences in temperature between day and night; The rainy season is between the months of November and April.
The Department of La Libertad is located in northern Peru and occupies a large portion of the Pacific Ocean coast as well as much of this territory covers a section of the Andes Mountains.
The department of Lima is located in the central part of Peru and is located on the Peruvian coast. Its capital is Lima. The climate varies according to the proximity to the coast. Summer goes from December to March and from June to September winter, which is 100% humid, with cranes, fogs and permanent cloudiness. But the districts near the mountains have an opposite climate.
The department of Loreto is located in the northeastern area of Peru. Its limits are: To the north with Ecuador and Colombia; in the east with Brazil; in the south with Ucayali and in the west with Amazonas and San Martín.
The department of Madre de Dios is located in the southeast of the country. In the north it borders Ucayali, in the south and in the west with Punoy in the east with Brazil and Bolivia. Its territory covers areas of high jungle and jungle.
The department of Moquegua is located in southern Peru, its geographical coordinates are between 15 ° 17 ′ and 17 ° 23 ′ south latitude. It limits by the north with the departments of Arequipa and Puno; in the east with Puno and Tacna; by the south with Tacna and by the west with the Pacific Ocean and Arequipa.
It is located in the central part of the country, east of the western mountain range, with Andean and high and middle jungle areas of the Pachitea River. Its capital, the city of Cerro de Pasco, with an altitude of almost 4,000 meters above sea level, is the highest in the country. It limits to the north with Huánuco; to the south with Junín; the east, with Ucayali; and to the west with Lima.
The Amazon, the rainforest, the jungle, the green hell (el infierno verde): all attempt to name this huge, vibrant swathe of Peru. Whether you explore it up close, from the ground or a boat, or fly over it in a plane, the Peruvian jungle seems endless. Well over half of the country is covered by dense tropical rainforest, and this jungle region, sharing the western edge of the Amazon with Colombia, Ecuador and Brazil, forms part of what is probably the most biodiverse region on Earth. Jaguars, anteaters and tapirs still roam the forests, huge anacondas lurk in the swamps, toothy caimans sunbathe along riverbanks, and trees rise like giants from the forest floor. Many indigenous tribes still live scattered throughout the Peruvian section of the Amazon, surviving primarily by hunting and fishing.
The department of Piura is one of the 24 departments of Peru. Located on the north coast of the country, it borders to the north with Tumbes and Ecuador; to the south, with Lambayeque; to the east with Cajamarca; and finally west with the Mar de Grau. The greatest extent of its territory is crossed by the Piura River, which is born in the Huancabamba mountain range
It is located on the Collao plateau, the highest in the Andes of South America. It has a flat relief, at an altitude of almost 4,000 meters above sea level. It limits to the north with Madre de Dios; to the east with Bolivia; to the south with Tacna; to the west with Moquegua, Arequipa and Cusco. Its appearance is that of an immense plain covered with pastures or grasslands, in whose horizon some snowfalls emerge.
The Republic of Peru is a country in South America located on the western side of South America. It borders Ecuador and Colombia to the north, with Brazil to the east, with Bolivia to the southeast, with Chile to the south, and to the west with the Pacific Ocean.
It is located in the northeastern region and for the most part it extends through the high jungle, highlighting the Cordillera Azul in the eastern area. It limits by the north with Loreto and Amazonas; by the south with Huánuco; in the east with Ucayali; and in the west with La Libertad.
It is located in southern Peru, next to the Pacific Ocean. It limits to the north with the Moquegua and Puno; to the south with Chile; to the east with Bolivia and Chile; to the west with the Sea of Grau. It is located at the foot of the Titicaca plateau, in a volcanic area. Of rugged relief, with narrow streams it has two thirds of coastline, and the remaining third is of sierra.
The department of Tumbes is located in the northwestern part of the country, on the border with the country of Ecuador.
The department is part of the Peruvian Amazon, located in the central and eastern part of the national territory, between 07º 20 '23 "and 11º 27' 35" south latitude; and at 70º 29 '46 "and 75º 58' 08" west longitude.
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