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Peru Tours & Holidays

Travel solo as part of a group tour to Peru and experience life changing adventures

Discover The Wonders Of Peru

Venturing on a journey to Peru transports you to a world of ancient civilizations, dramatic landscapes, and rich cultural traditions. From the awe-inspiring ruins of Machu Picchu to colonial Lima’s architecture, the floating islands of Lake Titicaca, and the mysteries of the Nazca lines, Peru offers a wealth of unforgettable experiences. Picture yourself hiking the Inca Trail, savouring traditional cuisines in vibrant markets, delving into the Amazon rainforest, or witnessing Andean condors soaring in the Colca Canyon. With its intriguing blend of history, nature, and culture, Peru promises a travel journey as diverse as the country itself.

Peru At A Glance

CAPITAL CITY

Lima (population 11 million)

POPULATION

34 million

CURRENCY

Peruvian Sol (PEN)

LANGUAGE

Spanish, Quechua

TIME ZONE

(GMT-05:00) Bogota, Lima, Quito, Rio Branco

CALLING CODE

+51

ELECTRICITY

Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin) Type B (American 3-pin) Type C (European 2-pin)

TOP THINGS TO SEE IN Peru

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Machu Picchu

Known as the ‘Lost City of the Incas’, Machu Picchu is an iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site with its stunning location and remarkable history.

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Cusco

This charming city, once the capital of the Inca Empire is now known for its blend of Inca and Colonial architecture, cobbled streets, and vibrant markets.

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Lake Titicaca

Renowned as the world’s highest navigable lake, it’s home to the indigenous Uru people with their unique floating reed islands.

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Amazon Rainforest

Covering a large part of eastern Peru, a trip into the Amazon basin offers a vast array of wildlife encounters and lush vegetation.

OUR ADVENTURE Trips & TOURS IN Peru

STARTING FROM £2450

Join The Bucket List Company on a small-group tour in Peru and unlock the country’s hidden treasures with the guidance of our expert local tour leaders. A first glimpse of Machu Picchu, encased in emerald-green mountains and dense cloud forest, creates a memory that lasts a lifetime.

Our tours offer the flexibility of trekking the iconic Inca Trail, the immersive Lares Trek or the stunning Salkantay trek; be prepared to lose yourself among the centuries-old temples and palaces that give this ‘lost’ city its unique charm. Our Peru adventures don’t end there. Be amazed on a trek to the colourful terrain of Rainbow Mountain and lose yourself in the rich, historical tapestry of Cusco – a city once belonging to the Inca Empire.

11 Days from:
£2675
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11 Days from:
£2500
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10 Days from:
£2450
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Peru TRIP ADD-ON Adventures

Make your trip extra special with one of our Peru adventure add-ons

4 Days from:
£1100
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1 Days from:
£200
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Peru FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The best time to visit Peru depends on your planned activities. For trekking and visiting Machu Picchu, the dry season (May to September) is recommended. However, other parts of the country may have different optimal times.

The official currency is the Peruvian Sol. It’s recommended to exchange money at banks or authorised exchange shops for the best rates.

Citizens of most American and Western European countries do not require a visa to enter Peru. It’s always a good idea to check the latest requirements for your nationality before travelling.

Must-see sights include Machu Picchu, Cusco, Lake Titicaca, and the Amazon Rainforest.

While Peru is generally a safe destination for tourists, it’s wise to exercise common sense, especially in larger cities where petty crime may occur.

Spanish is the official language of Peru. While English is spoken in major tourist destinations, learning a few basic Spanish phrases is appreciated and useful, especially in remote areas.

We advise you to check with your local travel clinic 4-6 months prior to departure to see what is required. Also check the Travel Health Pro Website

Peruvian cuisine is considered one of the best in South America, known for dishes like ceviche, lomo saltado, and cuy (guinea pig).

Respect for local customs is appreciated in Peru. It’s especially important to ask for permission before photographing people, especially in rural areas and indigenous communities.

Absolutely! From trekking the Inca Trail, exploring the Amazon rainforest, white water rafting in the Sacred Valley, to sandboarding near Huacachina, Peru is an action-packed destination.