Trekking Peru: A Traveler's Guide

May 1, 2017|
Trekking Peru: A Traveler's Guide by Roberty And Daisy Kunstaetter
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Trek through time on Inca roads and others historic paths to heavenly vistas, inviting communities, and some of the great natural wonders of the world. - 30 detailed treks-from approachable 12 day walks to challenging, extended treks - Includes geography, geology, climate, culture, economy, and more - Detailed information on passports, communications, and moreother travel resources Among the most dynamic travel destinations in South America, Peru boasts a wealth of trekking opportunities. The country''s 15,000-mile Inca road network, extensive archaeological remains, and rich, living cultural traditions, combined with 50 million acres of protected natural parks and reserves, make Peru ideally suited to trekkingbased travel adventure. Robert and Daisy Kunstaetter, trail-tested authors and adventurous expats, bring the high quality of work they are known for to bear on Peru''s excellent trekking options. This new, full-color guidebook features everything you?ll need to find and plan treks in the country, including the necessary permits and documentation, cultural tips for responsible trekking, information on trekking infrastructure, maps, public safety, trail safety, staying healthy, and much more! Trekking Peru showcases nine different regions in the country, covering popular areas such as Cusco and Lake Titicaca but also less-traveled areas such as the Great Inca Road and more remote areas in the Central Highlands. The variety the Kunstaetters offer and their insights as locals in the region are what make this guide stand apart and prove especially useful.
Robert and Daisy Kunstaetter have lived and traveled in South America for many years, settling in Daisy''s native Ecuador as their permanent home. They are the co-authors, major contributors, or cartographers of 23 different books, including the classic South American Handbook, currently in its 89th annual edition. They live in Vilcaba...
Title:Trekking Peru: A Traveler's Guide
Product dimensions:288 pages, 8.48 X 5.76 X 0.63 in
Shipping dimensions:288 pages, 8.48 X 5.76 X 0.63 in
Published:May 1, 2017
Publisher:The Mountaineers Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781594858727

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