About Peru

More Records

 

Peru has the highest railroad in the world. 

 

The Andean condor is the largest flying bird in the world. 

 

The paiche, inhabiting the amazon jungle, is the largest fresh water fish in the world. 

 

The capibara (ronsoco) is the biggest rodent in the world. 

 

The Puya Raymondi is the tallest flower spike in the world. 

 

The world’s largest black marlin, weighing 1560 pounds, according to the
Guiness book, was caught off Cabo Blanco, in the northern coast of Peru. 

 

The world's longest waves are in Chicama, north of Trujillo, obviously very 
popular with surfers around the world.