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Day tours

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Lonely Planet Experiences Private Lima Discovery Tour

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Lonely Planet Experiences Private Lima Tour: Night Bites & Sights

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco

Starting at$351

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Transfers & Ground Transport

Lima Airport Arrival Transfer

Starting at$28

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Lima City Sightseeing Tour

Starting at$41

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Sacred Valley of Incas, Pisac, Ollantaytambo Tour from Cusco

Starting at$84

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Transfers & Ground Transport

Cusco Airport Arrival Transfer

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Transfers & Ground Transport

Lima Airport Departure Transfer

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Multi-day adventures

Lonely Planet Experience

Ecuador to Peru Adventure

Starting at$1,220

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Lonely Planet Experience

Peru Essentials

Starting at$2,975

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Lonely Planet Experience

Peru, Bolivia & Argentina Adventure

Starting at$5,190

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Lonely Planet Experience

South America Explorer

Starting at$6,375

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Lonely Planet Experience

Highlights of Ecuador & Peru

Starting at$4,115

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Lonely Planet Experience

Best of South America

Starting at$8,395

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Lonely Planet Experience

Grand South America

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South America Highlights

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Recent stories

Public Transport

How to get around in Peru

7 min readPublished Jul 29, 2021

Squashed between the Pacific Coast and Amazon Rainforest, Peru can be tricky to navigate. Our getting around guide is here to help.

Trains are just one of the ways to explore the striking landscapes of Peru © Matthew Williams-Ellis / Getty Images
Wildlife and nature

Best national parks and reserves in Peru

6 min readPublished Apr 13, 2021

Cloud-scraping peaks, lush rainforests, and rivers teeming with life all intertwine in Peru's kaleidoscope of natural wonders. Here are our top picks for this amazing country's national parks and reserves. 

The beatiful landscape from Huascaran national park, near to Huaraz - Peru
Explore

The best time to visit Peru

9 min readPublished Mar 18, 2021

This is a tradition-entrenched, festival-crazy land, with at least one vibrant celebration somewhere every week to add colour to your trip.

Sacsaywaman, Cuzco, Peru, South America
Art and culture

Machu Picchu: get to know Peru's icon of Inca civilization

6 min readPublished Sep 16, 2020

Get to know the history behind Peru's most famous site: the fascinating Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.

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Road trips

We drove across the Americas - here are our 7 most scenic routes

5 min readPublished Jul 22, 2020

From desert to coast, here are some of the most beautiful drives in the Americas to inspire your next road trip.

Here are some of the most beautiful roads across the Americas © Allegra Zagami / Lonely Planet