The Interoceanic Highway or Trans-oceanic highway is an international, transcontinental highway in Peru and Brazil to connect the two countries. It entailed the renovation and construction of roughly 2,600 kilometres of roads and 22 bridges.

Leaving the hot and sticky valley we wind our way up the Andes Mountains and over the pass 4,725 m on our way to Cusco. The scenery is spectacular and the people we meet along the way are very friendly.