More than twice as deep as the Grand Canyon, the Colca Valley is an area of astounding scenic beauty, with giant terraces and a depth of 3140 metres.
One of the most spectacular, high altitude lakes in the world, crossing two countries: Peru and Bolivia.
The park is located in the isolated region of Madre de Dios, and it is one of the most diverse areas in Peru and South America.
2,430 metres (8,000 ft) above sea level on a mountain ridge above the Urubamba Valley in Peru stand the ruins of Machu Picchu, a pre-Columbian Inca site rediscovered in 1911 by archaeologist Hiram Bingham.
An ancient Inca city in Peru, similar to Machu Picchu, but more remote and not so visited.