Top ten Things to do in Peru

Mystical ruins, indigenous communities and floating islands – Peru is brimming with treasures. Our destination experts have compiled a list of their personal favorite things to do in Peru. Discover all the Peruvian highlights:

1. Machu Pichhu and Wayna PicchuPeru Attractions

A must on every Peru tour: Machu Picchu and the unique panoramic view from Wayna Picchu.

2. Culinary scene in Lima

Embark on a culinary tour of Lima to sample unique flavors and famous gourmet restaurants in the capital city.

3. Colonial Cusco

Picturesque Cusco offers a unique blend of colonial architecture and Inca ruins.

4. Sacred Valley

When in the Sacred Valley, visit the Pisac Market and the Ollantaytambo village.

5. The ‘White City’ of Arequipa

For a spiritual experience, visit the Santa Catalina Monastery in Arequipa, or ‘the white city’, which is built of volcanic stone.

6. Mountain landscape in ColcaPeru Attractions

Fantastic mountain panoramas await you on a trek in the Colca Canyon.

7. Uros tribe in Lake Titicaca

Your Peru cultural tour is incomplete without a visit to the floating islands of the Uros on Lake Titicaca.

8. Idyllic beach in Mancora

The idyllic coastal town of Mancora is ideal for a relaxing beach holiday.

9. Amazon Rainforest in Peru

Nature lovers will especially enjoy a journey to the Peruvian jungle from Puerto Maldonado.

10. Northern PeruPeru Attractions

Enchanting Travels Insider’s tip: Visit the North of Peru to discover the mystical fortress of Kuelap, the magnificent Gocta Waterfalls and the vast mountains of Cordillera Blanca.

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