The three different bridges in the town of Checacupe

The three bridges of Checacupe

Far from the most cosmopolitan city of Cusco, is the peaceful district of Checacupe (Canchis) which, according to its inhabitants, retains three bridges where time has stopped, for a perfect trip to Inca, colonial and republican Peru. The fact that

US students dancing with the school children of Qhelqanqa

Visit communities, participate in local life and experience the authentic Peru!

Besides sightseeing Andean Adventures Peru also offers cultural experiences in the Peruvian countryside, giving you the chance to experience the authentic Peru. Some of these activities include the visiting of local communities, participate in their everyday activities and experience the

Waqra Pucara, a pre-colombian fortress temple.

Waqra Pukara – a little known Inca ruin

Waqrapukara or Huajcrapukara, is an archaeological site located at 4,104 m.a.s.l. in the District of Acos, Province of Acomayo, Department of Cusco. It is strategically located joining the Apurimac valley and the Pomacanchi plateau, it is a cultural landscape with

Taking photo's Salkantay Chilca Trek to Machu Picchu

Family vacations in Peru: so much to see and do!

While Peru may not seem like the obvious choice for a family vacation when viewed from afar, it is actually the perfect place to travel as a family, and a varied and fascinating destination guaranteed to leave both adults and

Taking a photo of Machu Picchu with a mobile phone.

What to pack for your trip to Peru?

Let’s assume you have booked a trip through Peru, from the marvelous ruins of Machu Picchu to the astonishing shores of Titicaca Lake. You can’t wait to admire the fantastic Rainbow Mountain and observe caimans and tropical birds in the

Tourist walking alongside Llamas transporting luggage

Top destinations in Peru to discover with kids!

Rated as one of the safest countries in Latin America, Peru is an ideal destination for your family vacations. The exotic wildlife, together with some of the world’s most popular attractions, will capture the imagination of your kids. Get ready

Holy week (12) meals in Cusco

Semana Santa in Cusco is celebrated in a very special way ; the beginning of the most important week in the Catholic world, is marked by the departure in procession of the Lord of the Earthquakes or ‘Taytacha’ and during the week

Camping Salkantay via Chillca

10 simple tips to make your camping greener

For those of you who love camping, there is bad news: even camping does have an impact on the environment! The good news is that you have opted for one of the greenest traveling option. However, even when you don’t

Amazon river dolphin

Peru: Megadiverse country

Cusco, 2018: On both land and sea, Peru’s national territory boasts an extraordinary diversity of life forms. It is megadiverse in both geographical terms and in terms of the number of species that live within its borders. In fact, Peru has

Birdwatching in Peru

Birdwatching in Peru

Cusco, 2018: With more than 1800 species – more than are found in Europe and the United States combined – Peru boasts the greatest variety of birds in the world, after Colombia. And with its well-developed ecotourism infrastructure, Peru is