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HOME (Russian) >>> WORLD NATURE LANDSCAPES >>> CENTRAL and SOUTH AMERICA

This section of the site contains our photographs of natural landscapes of the world, including geological formations, relief forms, natural water bodies and vegetation types, as well as some plants and animals, typical to different native zones and geographical regions.

This page contains the list of images of the Central Andes and Amazonian Lowland (Peru) nature: natural landscapes, vegetation types and some plants and animals.
Clicking on the preview in the list below you will be transferred to the page with the full sized image
(each photo has a semantic geographical or biological captions, explaining illustrated objects).

South America

Peru
(Central Andes and Amazonian Lowland)

Central Andes
Amazonian Lowland

The Eastern Cordillera mountains on the way from Cusco (Cuzco) to Machu Picchu.
The mountain steppe - puna is in the middle altitude zone of the slope (about 3000 meters above sea level).
The height of the peaks are 5000 m above sea level.
The eastern slopes of the Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The Eastern Cordillera mountains on the way from Cusco (Cuzco) to Machu Picchu.
The mountain steppe - puna is in the middle altitude zone of the slope (about 3000 meters above sea level).
The height of the peaks are 5000 m above sea level.
The eastern slopes of the Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The Eastern Cordillera mountains slope on the way from Cusco (Cuzco) to Machu Picchu
in the middle altitude zone (about 3000 meters above sea level).
The eastern slopes of the Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The valley of Urubamba river not far from Machu Picchu.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Eastern Cordillera mountains, Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The valley of Urubamba river not far from Machu Picchu.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Eastern Cordillera mountains, Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The world-famous Machu Picchu settlement ("Old mountain" in Quechua) -
the "Lost City" of pre-Columbian Inca civilization.
The Eastern Cordillera mountains, Central Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The steep slopes of the Eastern Cordillera mountains, covered with mountain tropical forest and shrubs.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The steep slopes of the Eastern Cordillera mountains, covered with mountain tropical forest and shrubs.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The steep slopes of the Eastern Cordillera mountains, covered with mountain tropical forest and shrubs.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The Juniper sp. in the Eastern Cordillera mountains.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The typical vegetation of the mountain (alpine) meadows in the Eastern Cordillera mountains.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru
The unidentified flower in the Eastern Cordillera mountains.
The elevation is about 2500 m above sea level.
The Central Andes mountain system, or Sierra, Machu Picchu surroundings, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru

The Ucayali river - is the right branch (tributary) and one of two sources of the Amazon River.
The Amazonian tropical forest zone between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river - is the right branch (tributary) and one of two sources of the Amazon River.
The Amazonian tropical forest zone between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river cove growing with water vegetation (macrophytes).
The Amazonian tropical forest zone between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river cove growing with water vegetation (macrophytes).
The Amazonian tropical forest zone between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river during the rainy season (in summer flood).
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river during the rainy season (in summer flood).
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river during the rainy season (in summer flood).
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river during the rainy season (in summer flood).
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Ucayali river during the rainy season (in summer flood).
The Amazonian tropical forest with palm-trees, fever-trees, bamboo, ferns and arboreal lianas predominance.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
Near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Amazonian tropical forest with palm-trees, fever-trees, bamboo, ferns and arboreal lianas predominance.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Amazonian tropical forest with palm-trees, fever-trees, bamboo, ferns and arboreal lianas predominance.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Amazonian tropical forest with palm-trees, fever-trees, bamboo, ferns and arboreal lianas predominance.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Amazonian tropical forest with palm-trees, fever-trees, bamboo, ferns and arboreal lianas predominance.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The spider's web (cobweb) in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The arboreal liana in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The stem of an old tree (tree trunk) in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The old tree in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The arboreal liana in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The lobster-claws, or wild plantains or false bird-of-paradise flower
(Heliconia marginata - Heliconiaceae Family, Zingiberales Order) in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The termites (white ants) nest on the tree branch in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Green Iguana, or Common Iguana (Iguana iguana) - the arboreal lizard, in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Turkey Vultures (Cathartes aura) on the bank of Yarinacocha Lake.
The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The young Turkey Vultures (Cathartes aura) on the bank of Yarinacocha Lake.
The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) on the bank of Yarinacocha Lake.
The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The young Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) on the bank of Yarinacocha Lake.
The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The young Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) on the bank of Yarinacocha Lake.
The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Capped Heron (Pilherodius pileatus) in the tropical forest.
The Yarinacocha Lake surroundings. The western region of the Amazonian Lowland in the Central Andes foothills.
Not far from the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border
The Pale-throated, or Three-toed Sloth (Bradypus tridactylus)on the tree branch in the tropical forest.
The tropical forest zone (selva) between the Central Andes foothills and Amazonian Lowland - the La Montanya region.
The Ucayali river valley (Amazon river basin), near the city of Pucallpa, the Department of Ucayali, Eastern Peru near Brazil border

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