Situated on the Western coast of South America, Peru is loved for its mix of ecological, cultural, and gastronomical attractions. The towering Andean mountain range runs north to south, dividing the coastal desert on the West from the lush Amazon rainforest on the East. With this diverse landscape comes a bountiful mix of activities to suit a variety of interests.
Peru is a place of living history and home to several beautiful and mysterious Incan ruins such Machu Picchu, Sacsayhuaman, Pisac and Ollantaybambo among many others. Adventure enthusiasts can take on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, which is considered one of the world’s most magnificent trekking routes. Visitors van travel even further back in time and appreciate Peru’s rich human history while visiting the Nazca Lines and other coastal areas of Peru where many pre-Incan archeological sites such as the city of Chan Chan are still intact.
For those who are nature and birding enthusiasts, Peru’s extensive Amazon and Cloud Forest is not to be missed. Over half the country is covered by forest, and these pristine areas can be explored by staying at a lodge, travelling by boat, or by trekking. And finally, Peruvian cuisine is an attraction in itself. Known to be home of some of the best cuisine in South America, Lima’s incredible food markets and restaurants will leave sure to awe any food lover out there.
We offer a wide range of customized and tailor made trips to Peru, please contact us for more information. Browse our selection of Peru adventure tours below.