The North Coast of Peru is characterized by a few large valleys, which break up the monotony of the desert, and presents some of the oldest monumental architecture of the Andes. lt is considered to be one of the few regions in the world where pristine states emerged.
Chachapoyas, which means “People of the Clouds”, is the name of a civilization that fought from high forest strongholds in resistance to Inca expansion and Spanish invasion.
Manu offers by far the greatest quantity and diversity of animals and plants in the world.
No other destination in Peru or beyond can compare with Manu.
Nowhere else can you enjoy a superbly intact transect of tropical habitats from Andean grasslands and cloud forests down to foothill and lowland forests.