Main Attractions

In the southern part of the department of Amazonas prominent unfolded or Sachapuyos Chachapoyas culture. Their tombs and cities, its platforms and ceramics, temples and forts reflect the progress achieved by this civilization. The fortress of Kuelap represents its maximum legacy. On the other hand, in the province of Luya cultures developed as the Chipuric and the Revach (800-1200 AD).

The biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest is extraordinary: the region is home of at least 2.5 million insect species, tens of thousands of plants and some 2,000 birds and mammals: a fifth of all species of birds of the world are here. The diversity of plant species is the largest of the Earth: Some experts estimate that 1 km² can contain up to 75 000 different types of trees and about 150 000 different plant species. That same km² has averaged about 90 000 tons debiomasa plant.

The department of Amazonas is famous for its cloud forests, areas with stunning microclimates and whose intense humidity favors the exuberant growth of plants like orchids and bromeliads...
Iquitos, the capital of Loreto, is the main port city on the Amazon River and the largest city in the Peruvian jungle. Different indigenous people groups like the Cocama, Huitoto, and Bora first inhabited the area...

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