Category: Peru

A pile of Peruvian 100 soles bills on a table.

Tipping in Peru: Who to Tip and How Much

Learn about the proper tipping etiquette in Peru with our helpful guide.

View from the top of Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain in Peru

Rainbow Mountain Peru: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Rainbow Mountain, known locally as Vinicunca, is a spectacular multi-colored mountain in the Andes near Cusco. Learn everything you need to know about this incredible mountain.

A stone building at the archaeological complex of Choquequirao, an Inca site near Cusco.

Choquequirao Trek: The Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn about Machu Picchu’s sister city with this complete Choquequirao trek guide, including why you should visit, what to bring, the best time to go, a daily itinerary and more.

The town and surrounding countryside of Oxapampa, a German colony in the Peruvian Amazon.

Oxapampa: A German Colony in the Peruvian Amazon

Discover the rich cultural history of Oxapampa with this detailed guide of the towns attractions.

Ancient sarcophagi in the Amazon Jungle of Peru are the remnants of the Chachapoyas culture. Nearby are the Kuelap fortress ruins

21 Best Ancient Ruins to Visit in Peru

Learn about the best ancient ruins to visit in Peru with this diverse index of archaeological sites. From Incan temples to Ancient Chimú cities, this list leaves nothing out.

Woman cleans a Delta Airlines plane before the next flight to minimize the spread of Coronavirus.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peru: Updates & Travel Info

All the latest about traveling in Peru during the COVID-19 pandemic, including information about international flights, visiting Machu Picchu and reserving Inca Trail tickets.

Front of the Lima airport with cars in front and purple night sky in background.

Lima Airport: Everything You Need to Know Before Flying

Make your way through the Lima airport worry-free with these insider tips and information about Lima’s Jorge Chavez International Airport.

The Moray terraces seen from above with the Andes mountains behind

Moray: The Mind-Boggling Inca Ruins near Cusco

Discover Moray, the enigmatic Inca ruin in the beautiful Sacred Valley. Learn about its history, the best time to visit, what to see, and how to visit on your way to Machu Picchu.

Aerial view of the Huacachina desert oasis in Peru

Huacachina: Complete Guide to Peru’s Desert Oasis

Read this guide to learn about the fascinating desert oasis of Huacachina, including what to do, best time to visit, where to eat, how to get there and more.