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Escorted Tours of Peru

Peru Escorted Tours


Lost ancient Incan cities, the highest lake in the world, Amazonian rainforest; all this and more awaits you when you visit Peru. From its beautiful capital Lima, on the country's Pacific coastline, to colonial Arequipa in the south and Cusco, the former capital of the Incan empire and the gateway to the famed 'Sacred Valley'; there are cultural discoveries to be made at every turn in Peru.

Whether it's hiking along the Inca Trail to discover the lost city of Machu Picchu, puzzling over the mysterious Nazca Lines or spotting Condors in the Colca Canyon every day in each of our Peru Tours have been handcrafted to help you discover the best of this unique country has to offer.

Peru Tour Highlights

Learn more about these amazing places to visit on your escorted tour of Peru

Arequipa

Arequipa

The second largest city in Peru and probably its most handsome, Arequipa maintains a distance from the capital Lima not only geographically but also culturally. Arequipinos feel themselves distinct from the rest of Peru, and resent the centralised power...

Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon

One of Arequipa's most famous sons, the novelist Mario Vargas Llosa, described the Colca Canyon as “The Valley of Wonders”. Reaching depths of 3,400m (11,150ft) it is twice as deep as the Grand Canyon and possibly the deepest gorge in the world (no-one...

Cusco

Cusco

The capital of the Inca Empire and gateway to the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu, Cusco (also spelt Cuzco) is one of South America’s undisputed highlights. With its beautiful natural setting, colourful festivals, amazing archaeological sites, gorgeous...

Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca

Still, serene, spiritual… this vast shimmering lake of blinding light and calm water is said in legend to be the birthplace of the sun. More certainly, Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable body of water in the world, its mirror-like deep blue water...

Lima

Lima

For visitors to Peru, Lima is on the way to everywhere and often overlooked in their hurry to get there. But with its gloriously messy history and equally glorious architecture, it deserves some attention. It is Peru’s largest city and its capital,...

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

Named as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983 and declared one of the “New Seven Wonders of the World”, the lost city of Machu Picchu is, in many people’s eyes, one of the most thrilling and awe-inspiring sights in the world. Not surprisingly, it...

Nazca Lines

Nazca Lines

As you fly over the high desert of Southern Peru, distinct white lines and shapes start to form into geometric designs: giant trapezoids and triangles, straight lines and swirls. Some of the swirls and zigzags form into shapes of animals – a giant hummingbird,...

Paracas National Reserve Park

Paracas National Reserve Park

Spanning 335,000 hectares of desert-like peninsula, ocean and the famous Ballestas Islands, the stunning Paracas National Park is a coastal reserve south of Pisco that teems with wildlife. The Reserve was established in 1975 to protect the marine wildlife,...

Sacred Valley of the Incas

Sacred Valley of the Incas

The Sacred Valley between Cusco and Machu Picchu is a tranquil and stunningly beautiful stretch of small villages and ancient ruins, spread across broad plain and rugged mountain slopes. At either end of the valley the ancient Inca citadels of Pisac and...

Peru Tours - Essential Information

When you visit Peru, these are the facts and useful information you need to know…

Flight Time to Peru
Flight Time

18 hours

Vise Required for Peru
Visa required?

No

Population of Peru
Population

32 million

Capital city of Peru
Capital City

Lima

Currency of Peru
Currency

Sol

Peru Time Difference
Local Time

GMT - 6 hours

Spoken Language of Peru
Spoken Language

Spanish