seals at the Islas Ballestas Islands

The Coast of Peru

Crown of South America's Ruta del Sol, Peru's section of Pacific coastline is unrivaled on the continent.

Discover Peru's unique coast in all it's majesty, abundance, and history. Lima - a city of kings awash in gold and ceremony. To the south: Paracas - Peru's Galapagos, Huacachina - a desert oasis, mystery of the Nasca lines; Huaraz and ancient Chan Chan to the north.