Clothing to pack for Peru

For Lima and the coast area bring summer clothes for the warmer months and a thin sweater or coat for fresh evenings. For the Amazon region (Puerto Maldonado/Iquitos), long-sleeved light clothing preferably cotton, raincoats, tight shoes, hat and sunglasses as well as sun protection are appropriate during the whole year. During the stay in the highlands (Cusco/Puno/Andes), you should bring warm clothes including a fleece jacket, hat and sunglasses as well as sun protection and also medicaments against altitude sickness.