Nestled between the towering Andes, the Amazon, the arid deserts of South America, and the expansive coastline along the Southern Pacific, Peru is a country for every type of traveler. Any who visit its Spanish-colonial cities and ancient Inca villages find a rich historical tapestry of interwoven cultures.


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Peru Travel Guide

Llamas traverse its terraced ruins, monkeys swing through its dense rainforest, hikers climb its multi-hued peaks, and adventurers discover magic among its oldest corners.

This is Peru.

Peru Essentials


Spanish & Aymara

Time Zone

GMT -5


Type A, B, C


Peruvian Sol

Know Before You Go

All you need before you book your tickets and zip your bag!

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu tops many a traveler’s bucket lists, and, indeed, this Peruvian UNESCO World Heritage Site sees around one million visitors every year.