Everything You Need to Know About Peru
Where is Peru?
Peru is located in Western South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador. A few physical features in Peru are the Andes Mountains, coastal plains, and the Amazon Basin.
The currency in Peru is the Peruvian neuvo sol. Peru's government is a Constitutional Republic, lead by president Alberto Fujimori.
The scenery is beautiful in Peru, both natural and man made. Visitors can enjoy great hiking areas with amazing scenes and exotic animals at Manu National Park.
In Peru, it's tradition to give friends and family yellow underpants for New Year's Eve.
Peru’s national animal is the vicuña.
3/4 of the world's alpacas come from Peru.