is a veritable paradise for hikers.
Practically the entire highland spine of the country,
including valleys, plains and massifs feature trekking
circuits varying in degrees of difficulty.
Only a handful of these circuits have been commercially
"discovered" as trekking routes.
The rest remain relatively unexplored, awaiting all
those who wish to retrace the magical roads through
the Peruvian Andes, with its extraordinary network of
pre-Colombian trails and more than
It is a land which features the world's deepest
canyons, glaciers and snow-capped
peaks, forests and thundering
waterfalls, picturesque villages and
above all, the most hospitable people imaginable. Some
trails are so steep they lead into breath-taking gorges,
zig-zagging through the mountains, others straight as
an arrow, fading into the distant desert horizon; hidden
and invisible amongst the thick undergrowth of the Amazon
The trails of Peru offer endless possibilities, and
many ideal combinations for hikers of all levels