10 Best and Cheapest Countries for Backpackers


4. Peru

One of the most traditional backpacking countries, Peru boasts incredible rainforests, fantastic ancient ruins, stunning landscapes and fabulous sandy beaches. Machu Picchu is definitely a must-see.

From Andean trails to a unique blend of history and wildlife, there’s something to experience any time of the year. The capital of Peru, Lima, is perhaps the best place to start your trip. Just grab a map, a good pair of hiking shoes, learn a little Spanish and take a trip to Peru.

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