Peru Heritage-History Tour
Once home to the Incan Empire, Peru is a country built on magical experiences and cultural wonders. Thanks to relationship between Hispanic and Native American heritages, as well as Peru’s rugged terrain that allowed such cultures to co-exist, today the country is rich in arts and traditions. To fully immerse yourself in Peruvian heritage, try a guided heritage-history tour.
The Incas were one of the most fascinating and powerful civilizations in South America, and hiking the Inca Trail can be just as much of a cultural experience as an adventurous one. While exploring the Sacred Valley and enjoying spectacular views of Machu Picchu, you’ll learn about the history and spiritual significance of such places. Your guide will take you to the Temple of the Moon and the archaeological complex of Wiñaywayna where you’ll see terraces and religious artifacts. In Southern Peru, you can also take a guided heritage-history tour in Arequipa and the Colca Canyon, as well Titicaca Lake, and Cusco.
Peruvians are also known for their stunning textile artwork, and a quick heritage-history tour through Patacancha Valley will allow you to witness some of their artistry. Your guide will take you through the rural village of Patacancha, where you’ll learn about the history of the area and its people.
Get to the heart of Peru in Lima, where you’ll go sightseeing to see some of the capital city’s most significant landmarks. Your guide will take you to neighbourhoods like Barranco and Chorrillos, as well as viewpoints to see the San Lorenzo Islands. Here you’ll learn everything about the Pacific War and the ruins it left behind in the 19th century. Your guide is full of anecdotes, love stories, and local folklore.Sign up for a no-cost no-spam traveler account to see hidden VIP trip prices, earn some social conscience karma points, and get in on some awesome prizes too!