The Best Places to Visit in Peru

Discover the country’s most enthralling destinations - from its bustling cities to the Peruvian Amazon.

Places to visit

Home to diverse and breathtaking landscapes, fascinating cultures and magnificent historical landmarks, Peru holds a sense of beauty and mystery that needs to be seen to be believed. Narrowing down where to go in Peru can be tricky as there’s so much to see and do in this beautiful country. Luckily, at Scott Dunn, our Peru travel experts are on hand to guide you every step of the way, helping to create your ideal vacation.

Keen to include a city break in your itinerary? The capital city of Lima is often highlighted as the most beautiful city in Peru. Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes mountains, it’s replete with wonderfully preserved architecture ready to explore. Alternatively, adventurous travelers would be hard-pressed to find an experience better than a tour of the Peruvian Amazon, while a visit to Machu Picchu is a real must-visit on any Peru itinerary.

So, no matter whether you’d like to investigate ancient ruins in northern Peru or unwind in a luxurious lodge perched on the shores of Lake Titicaca, we’ll help you discover the best places to visit in Peru.

The Best Destinations in Peru

From the striking architecture of Arequipa to the magical Sacred Valley, a trip to Peru is unlike any other, and every destination has something to offer. Explore some of the most interesting places in Peru below, or get in touch to speak to a Scott Dunn travel expert.

Where to go in Peru

Map featuring best places to visit in Peru

Places on the map

  • Arequipa and Colca Canyon Peru
  • Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu Peru
  • Lake Titicaca Peru
  • Peruvian Amazon Peru
  • Lima and the Desert Coast Peru
  • Lima Peru
  • Cajamarca Peru
  • Chachapoyas Peru
  • Chiclayo Peru
  • Cocachimba & Gocta Peru
  • Leymebamba Peru
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