Tourism, adventures, history and hospitality
The land of the Incas, an amazing civilization that was able to cope with the wild geography of the region and live in harmony with the elements of nature: the rivers, the sun, the rain, the oceans, the mountains, the dry cold of the Andes and the rugged landscape, reaping the fruits of nature and adapting to different environments.
Part of this ancient civilization still remains in every village and major cities and can be discovered in local traditions. Visiting this places in Peru is like traveling through time to discover the fascinating lives of the Incas, Chancas, Chachapoyas, Mochicas and Wari with their great architecture, arts, festivities, their powerful culture and their energetic people.
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Great Things To Do In Peru
Color and tradition
Many of the festivals, rituals, and actual ways of life remain from pre-Columbian time. From traditional clothing to popular folk art expressions, and belief systems to ways of working and even cooking, Peru is full of customs that maintain the legacy of its ancient cultures.
Peru is versatile and its geography proves it to be the perfect place for adventure. A warm desert coast, an imposing mountain range and a lush jungle invite you to enjoy all kinds of extreme experiences and adventures including hiking in the mountains, sandboarding on coastal dunes and canoeing in rivers or trekking the Inca Trail.
Cultures, Cities and Sacred Sites
From the oldest civilization in America, to the largest and most powerful empire of the southern continent, Ancient Peru conserves the architectural and artistic vestiges of fascinating cultures. Discovering them is a breathtaking experience.
Magical Biodiversity and Peruvian Natural Resources
Peru is one of 10 mega-diverse countries of the world, with hundreds of endemic species of flora and fauna; a paradise for bird watching and orchid spotting, or the exploration of remote and mythical natural landscapes, some still pristine virgin lands teeming with life.
Modern and cosmopolitan, our cities delight locals and tourists alike with a variety of entertainment, art, design, music, and one of the richest and most prestigious cuisines in the world.
They are your primary resource for Peru’s current events, and will greet with you a smile, lots of fun, and plenty of flavor. The capital city is a modern and fine example of the cosmopolitan side of Peru, with its world-class gastronomy (recognized by The Economist as one of the 12 most exquisite cuisines on the planet) its vibrant nightlife and variety cultural activities and entertainment options.
Luxury, Attractions and Sophisticated Sensations
There is a Peru for those looking to indulge every sense to its apex; a Peru of sophisticated escapes and attractions to seaside spas, luxury tours through the jungle and mountains, or sumptuous retreats at boutique hotels in some of the most impressive and luxurious destinations in the world.