The department of Amazonas is in the northern jungle of Peru. Its capital, the city of Chachapoyas, is known as the ‘City among the clouds’ due to its geography of high jungle, full of clouds and its tropical climate. It is a very touristy department with attractions such as: Kuelap, the Gocta waterfall, the Quiocta cavern, the Leymebamba museum, the Revash mausoleum and more. It is one of the regions with the most beautiful landscapes in Peru.
Unforgettable Amazon tours
In the Amazon region you can take a tour of its tourist attractions such as Kuelap (1 day), the Gocta waterfall (1 day), the Revash mausoleum (1 day), the Leymebamba museum (1 day) or the city of Chachapoyas (Half-day City Tour). All services are all-inclusive, with transportation, entrance fees, professional guide and more.
Discover more about the Amazon region in the jungle of Peru!
The department of Amazonas is located 1,220 kilometers by road from the city of Lima, the capital of Peru. It has a tropical climate of high Amazon rainforest. It has 433,717 inhabitants in its 7 provinces. Their main languages are Spanish, Quechua, Aguaruna and Huambisa. It is famous for the Chachapoyas culture, a great civilization that left many buildings such as Kuelap, one of the best tourist attractions in the country.