Lima and the Desert Coast

Peru’s capital Lima was named the City of Kings by its founder Francisco Pizarro in 1535 and is nestled between the Pacific Ocean and Andes mountains. On first impressions, Lima is often overlooked, but beneath the high rise buildings is an interesting colonial center declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988 with finely preserved architecture.

Lima is also filled with many prestigious museums that offer an insight into the country’s fascinating history and the Larco Musuem is well worth a visit. Lima is also fast becoming the gastronomic capital of the Americas and the mix of ingredients used hail from its rich Andean, European, Oriental and African heritage. The food revolution has sparked a rise in world class restaurants in the city.

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Peru in Style

Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Puno, Arequipa & Colca Canyon

Explore Peru's fascinating Inca ruins, colorful culture and dramatic landscapes on this incredible journey taking in key highlights, including Machu Picchu, as well as some less visited regions and a journey on the luxurious Belmond Andean Explorer sleeper train. Stay in beautiful Belmond properties throughout, which offer some of the best...

Best for: Couples, Adventure, Culture, Rail

Peru for the Family

Lima, Amazon, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco & Mancora

A superb family-friendly Peru itinerary that is perfect for active families and those looking to explore the cultural and natural highlights of this diverse country. Visit the Amazon, the Sacred Valley, the awe inspiring Inca ruins of Machu Picchu and the colonial gem of Cuzco before finishing on the surf beaches of Mancora for some rest and...

Best for: Family, Adventure, Beach, Culture

Peru & Galapagos in Style

Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Quito, Galapagos

Experience the very best of Peru and Ecuador on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure that combines Peru's breathtaking Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu with a Galapagos cruise on board the ultra-luxurious sister ships, MV Origin or Theory. Stay in stylish properties throughout and experience the finest South American hospitality.

Best for: Cruise, Culture, Honeymoon, Wildlife

Highlights of Peru & Brazil by Belmond

Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Iguazu Falls, Rio de Janeiro

From ancient Inca ruins in the Peruvian Andes to roaring waterfalls in the jungles of Iguazu National Park and samba beats and beaches in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro, this epic South America itinerary takes you from coast to coast, staying at Belmond properties all the way.

Best for: Culture, Adventure, Honeymoon, Short Break

Gourmet Peru

Lima & the Amazon

The ultimate foodie trip to Peru, this week-long itinerary takes in the gastronomic heart and lively capital, Lima, before flying up to the northern Amazon to enjoy a cruise on the ultra-luxurious Aria Amazon. Serving fine dining cuisine in between adventures in the rainforest, this is the perfect way to indulge and explore this incredibly diverse...

Best for: Couples, Food & wine, Culture, Wildlife

Peru in Ultimate Luxury

Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Lake Titicaca, Lima & the Amazon

Explore Peru's absolute highlights by day and settle down at sumptuous properties by night. Admire the dramatic Andean scenery and cultural attractions of Lake Titicaca, Cuzco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu before finishing with a luxurious Amazon cruise aboard the impeccable Aria Amazon.

Best for: Cruise, Culture, Honeymoon, Adventure

Peru & Mexico Honeymoon

Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco & Riviera Maya

Discover the fascinating cultures of two of Latin America's most remarkable civilizations, the Incas and the Mayas, on this incredible journey through Peru and Mexico, taking in Peru's absolute highlights before flying over to Mexico's Caribbean coast for some relaxation on its powdery white beaches.

Best for: Culture, Beach, Honeymoon, Adventure

Best of Peru & Bolivia

Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Lake Titicaca, La Paz & Uyuni

Experience the highlights of Peru and Bolivia on this unforgettable two-week itinerary, taking in the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca with its floating reed islands and the mind blowing Uyuni salt flats, the largest salt pan in the world. Discover amazing cultural sites and colonial cities along the way and tuck into delicious Peruvian...

Grand Tour of Peru

Lima, Paracas, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, Scared Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco & Amazon

A comprehensive private tour of Peru taking in all of the key highlights of this incredible and vibrant country. Visit the impressive white city of Arequipa, fly over the mysterious Nazca Lines, take in the dramatic landscapes of the Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, colonial Cuzco, the stunning Sacred Valley and the iconic Inca site of Machu Picchu,...

Best for: Culture, Rail, Wildlife, Eco/ethical tourism

Peru & Argentina Honeymoon

Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Mendoza & Buenos Aires

This unique journey through Peru and Argentina is perfect for an alternative honeymoon and will appeal to both foodies and adventurous travelers. Explore the highlights of Peru, including Machu Picchu, before sampling Malbecs in the vineyards of Mendoza. Encounter spectacular scenery, get under the skin of fascinating ancient cultures and enjoy...

Best for: Couples, Culture, Food & wine, History

Peru & Chile for Teenagers

Lima, Sacred Valley, Cuzco, Santiago & Atacama Desert

Adrenaline-fuelled and packed with adventures, this two-week itinerary through Peru & Chile is perfect for active families and teenagers. Explore the highlights of Peru's Sacred Valley and the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu before flying to Chile and enjoying the dramatic landscapes of the Atacama Desert which act as a perfect playground for...

Best for: Adventure, Culture, Rail, Eco/ethical tourism

Walk Peru's Salkantay Trail

Lima, Cuzco, Salkantay Trail & Machu Picchu

Challenge yourself by taking the alternative route to Machu Picchu along the spectacular week-long Salkantay Trail, crossing high mountain passes to reach the ancient Inca citadel. Stay in luxurious mountain lodges at night to rest your limbs before continuing on and discovering the highlights of Peru's Sacred Valley.

Best for: Culture

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