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Pisco Peru is comparatively smaller than the other cities in Peru. The beauties of nature and the relaxing spirit of the place make it an important tourist destination. The distance between Pisco Peru and the capital of the country Lima is only around 220 km, making it accessible easily from Lima.

The development of the small fishing village of Pisco Peru was due to the significance of the brandy distilled in the place. The grape brandy was named after the city and is known all over the world as Pisco Brandy. The breweries of Pisco brandy are scattered throughout Peru but the most famous ones are in the city of Pisco in Peru.

The grape vines imported from the Canary Islands brought the tradition of making brandy to Pisco Peru. The variety of Pisco Brandy is due to the use of different kinds of grapes and the difference in the methods of making it. Pisco Sour, a famous drink, is prepared from the Pisco Brandy.

Pisco in Peru is the place where vast expanses of deserts lay side by side wonderful beaches. Tourists have the opportunity to explore both these natural wonders of Pisco Peru. The beaches of Pisco Peru are favored for activities like surfing and swimming. The local markets offer shopping opportunity to tourists. The city of Pisco in Peru also serves as a base camp for trips to the Ballastes Islands and tours of the Paracus National Park.

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