The North Coast and Northern Highlands Features

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The North Coast and Northern Highlands Features

  • Top Reasons to Go

    The Ancient World: Along the coast, Chavín, Moche, and Chimú ruins date as far back as 3,000 BC. In the highlands are Wari sites, and Kuélap... Read more

  • North Coast Menu

    The coast serves mostly fresh seafood, often cold—a refreshing meal on a hot day. The highlander diet consists of root vegetables, like yucca... Read more

  • Cordillera Huayhuash Treks

    While much smaller than the Cordillera Blanca, the main chain of the Cordillera Huayhuash is known for its isolation and pristine environment... Read more

  • Discover Nature

    Some of the most incredible flora and fauna live in protected areas near Máncora and Tumbes. Luckily, we can visit these important ecological... Read more

  • Life in the Andes

    This region of the Andes has sustained some 12,000 years of cultural development. From Guitarrero Cave through the Chavín, Huari, and Inca cultures... Read more

  • Which Culture Was That Again?

    It's a common question after a few days of exploring the extensive archaeological sites in the north. So many different civilizations were emerging... Read more

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