Huanchaco is a stunning vacation beach town 12 km from the the city of Trujillo. Huanchaco is well known for its delicious seafood such as ceviche, intricately woven totora weed canoes and excellent surf culture. In 2012, Huanchaco was approved as a World Surfing Reserve. The original population of Huanchaco was local fishermen who worshiped both the moon and a large golden fish called Huaca Taska. It is widely believed among the people of Huanchaco that the name ‘Huanchaco’ came from a Quechua word meaning “beautiful lake.”
If you’re looking for a place to relax, you need to visit a Paracas Peru beach on your trip to South America. Whether you’re looking to swim, sunbathe or have a picnic, there is a Paracas Peru beach that’s perfect for you. To find out more, take a look this blog of Paracas Peru Beach Fun: Our Top 5 Favorite Spots.
Visitors to the Peruvian Amazon will primarily enter the region through one of three cities: Iquitos, Puerto Maldonado, or Cusco. This is your one-stop guide for where to book your trip to the Amazon Rainforest in Peru. We’ll lay out the advantages and disadvantages of each departure point along with some tips on how to book the best tour and save money.
This gallery contains 14 photos →