Raúl established Andean Adventures Peru in 1985. He holds a tourism industry business degree and is committed to maintaining the exceptional quality of the services we provide. He is an expert in the designing and developing of tours that focus on Peru’s historical and cultural legacy, expeditions to remote Inca sites, and special interest itineraries including adventure, ecotourism, living culture, mountaineering and bird watching programs, as well as wilderness experiences and environmental education. Raúl has served as Dean of the Tourism Graduates Association (COLITUR), Director of Cusco’s Chamber of Tourism, Director of the Association of Cusco Travel Agencies (AATC), and Director of the Peruvian Association of Adventure Tour Operators (APTAE). He began his career in the travel industry as a tour leader and mountain guide, and is a founding member of the Cusco Mountaineering Club and the Paucartambo Saqra Folkloric and Cultural Association.