The 85-acre Chaparrí Reserve is named for Chaparrí Mountain, considered sacred by Peruvian shamans. The dry forest is home to animals such as the llamalike guanaco, the Andean condor, and the spectacled bear (shown above).
Reservations required. Santa Catalina de Chongoyape, 51/(0) 97-889-6377. Illustration by Michael Hoeweler. This appeared in the March/April 2013 issue.