Machu Pichu through the window.

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With the Andes, the Amazon rainforest, and an epic coastline, Peru is a wonderland for adventurers. These are our 10 favorite experiences you can't miss.

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Things to Know

Gain local insight on Peruvian culture, etiquette and safety before you travel to this South American hotspot.

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Exploring Peru is a real adventure and worth every minute of extra planning. Here’s our guide to getting around once you're here.

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Visa Requirements

Curious if you need a visa for visiting Peru? Here's all you need to know.

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Money and Costs

Peru has long been a destination for backpackers on a budget and now other travelers have caught on – here's how to make your money go further on the road.

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Traveling with Kids

Every adventure-seeking family with a great appetite should have Peru on their "dream destinations" list. Here are the best things to do there with kids.

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From lesser-known pre-Incan archaeological sites to lush jungles and tranquil beaches, these are the best road trips in Peru.

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