Peru's ancient remains, rich culture and myriad landscapes present a huge number of attractions and activities for visitors. Machu Picchu is an obvious highlight and the magnificent Inca citadel can be explored in a variety of ways, from a five day trek to a three hour tour. Visit the Colca Canyon for an early morning climb to Condor’s Cross to witness the world’s largest flying bird swooping overhead, or board the Andean Explorer train in Puno and travel through snow-capped peaks and herds of llama to Cuzco. Here you’ll discover the city's thriving art scene and delightful colonial architecture before exploring the surrounding hills and their numerous Inca sites.
Ideas for experiencing Peru
Experiences you have as you travel often hold the longest memories. As part of their research trips, our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know Peru, and the best local guides. These activities reflect some of their best-loved experiences.