5 Destinations to Enjoy the South of Peru

Sillustani Tombs

Following the videos series made by PromPeru, here I present you the most important touristic attractions that you will find in the Southern Circuit of Peru.

# 1 Ica

Attractions:

  • Nazca Lines
  • National Reserve of Paracas 
  • Huacachina Lagoon – Ica

How to get there:

  • Paracas: By bus from Lima: 3 hrs 30 min
  • Ica: By bus from Lima: 5 hrs 30 min
  • Nazca: By bus
    • from Lima: 7 hrs 30 min
    • from Arequipa: 8 hrs 30 min
# 2 Arequipa

Attractions:

How to get there:

  • By Air:
    • from Lima: 1 hr 20 min
    • from Cusco: 1 hr
    • from Puno 55 min
  • By bus:
    • from Lima: 16 hrs 30 min
    • from Cusco: 9 hrs 30 min
    • from Puno: 5 hrs 30 min
# 3 Cusco

Attractions:

How to get there: How to Travel to Cusco?

# 4 Puno

Attractions:

  • Islands at Titicaca lake
  • Sillustani Tombs

How to get there:

  • By Air: Note that the airport is located in the city of Juliaca.
    • from Lima: 1hr 40 min
    • from Cusco: 1 hr
    • from Arequipa: 50 min
  • By bus:
    • from Cusco: 6 hrs y 30 min
    • from Arequipa: 5 hrs y 30 min
# 5 Puerto Maldonado

Attractions:

  • National Park of Manu
  • National Reserve of Tambopata

How to get there :

  • By Air:
    • from Lima: 1 hr 35 min
    • from Cusco: 1 hr
  • By bus:
    • from Cusco: 13 hrs

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