- Capital: Lima
- Government: Constitutional Republic
- Currency: Nuevo sol (PEN)
- Area: 1,285,216 km2
- Population: 29,496,000 (2010 est.)
- Language: Spanish (official), Quechua , Aymara
- Religion: Roman Catholic 81.3%, Evangelical 12.5%, other 3.3%, unspecified or none 2.9%
- Electricity: Mostly 220V/60Hz (Type A and C North American and Euro plug)
- Calling Code: +51
- Time Zone: UTC -5
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Travel Packages (10)
Lori Snow will be leading this tour to Peru for ladies only September 30-October 7, 2013. Enjoy this trip to include Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and a trip to Lake Titicaca for this amazing price. Remember, this is ladies on.....Read Complete Overview
This package was created for the active traveler who wants to get the most out of their Peru vacation. This program keeps you moving with plenty of activities and unique adventures including white water rafting and touring Machu Picchu.<.....Read Complete Overview
Experience Peru’s most exciting highlights: Lima and its architectural icons, Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu “The lost city of the Incas” and their respective surroundings.
See why Lima is referred to as "The City of Kings". You’ll also have the opportunity to witness 17th century craftsmanship at its finest.
Visit the Archbishop’s Palace in Lima, and the Imperial City...a living example of the mixture of the Andean and Spanish cultures.
Witness some of the most breathtaking artistic and architectural creations of the 16th and 17th century.
Package includes visits to the Anthropology and Archaeology Museums of Lima where more than 45,000 pieces of artifacts are on display.
See why the City of La Paz has been declared by UNESCO as the "Cultural Patrimony of Mankind".
Providing a historical perspective to this regions importance, this package presents some amazing destinations including Iglesia de La Compañía de Jesus.
The perfect trip for the active traveler - come with us as we explore the Inca Trail. We will follow the original footprints of the Incas toward Machu Picchu Sanctuary. Explore the mysteries of our ancestors and experience the incredible.....Read Complete Overview