If you want to get the most out of your trip to Peru, you need to do the research first. You don't want to make a social faux pas or freeze to death in your cute new hiking shorts just because you didn't look up cultural norms or the local weather beforehand. But don't worry! We've compiled a bunch of important information on the land of the Incas to make your job a little easier. Take a look below at our sections on geography, weather and climate, history, language, religion, food and drink, and Latin culture to get started. We're confident you'll be ready to tackle the real deal after getting familiar with the basics here.