Immerse yourself in the myths, legends and history of the Inca and the rich flora and fauna within Peru.
- Machu Picchu: Hike the Inca Trail or take the train to Machu Picchu, the “Lost City of the Incas,” and discover the Inca citadel that was lost in the dense jungle for hundreds of years.
- Cusco: Wander the cobblestone streets of this beautiful town and the southern capital of the Inca Empire.
- Sacred Valley of the Incas: Explore this fertile valley lined with picturesque Andean markets, impressive churches and remarkable Inca ruins. Visit with local school children in a high-Andean village and learn about Andean weaving and farming techniques.
- Amazon: Experience the rich flora and fauna of the Peruvian Amazon while cruising the earth’s mightiest river and explore remote tributaries of the Pacaya-Samiria Reserve with a naturalist. Spanning more than five million acres and located at the headwaters of the Amazon Basin, this natural sanctuary is home to more than 70 percent of the world’s species. Alternatively, stay in a rain forest lodge hidden within the lush jungle of the Amazon Basin.
Best Time to Travel
For the best weather conditions to see Machu Picchu, we recommend traveling to Peru from April to November. The Peruvian Amazon can be visited year-round.
Let us customize your trip to Peru. Start with a sample itinerary below or work with one of our experienced Trip Specialists to design a completely unique program. Many travelers enjoy combining Peru with other destinations in the region such as Ecuador and Easter Island in Chile.