Peru Tours: Sightseeing and Adventure
A visit to Peru, a South American nation, is an ideal holiday & adventure filled destination. Peru tours come with exploration and trekking activities to one of the very few wonders of the world that also tells of the wealth of history and culture present in Peru.
A visit to Peru, a South American nation, is an ideal holiday & adventure filled destination. Peru tours come with exploration and trekking activities to one of the very few wonders of the world that also tells of the wealth of history and culture present in Peru. Peru travel takes you to Machu Picchu via the Inca trail while seeing the many sites and scenery of historical ruins and monuments while interacting with the local community for a complete experience.
Peruvian tours take you to Machu Pichu on the Inca trail as you hike to Putucusi and Maras-Moray for a fun and adventure filled Peru travel. A tour to Machu Picchu begins in Cusco to Machu Picchu and back to Cusco. Cusco, Pisaq Ruins and Indian Market, Ollantaytambo Fortress, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Mandor Valley bird watching, Putucusi Mountain Hike are the highlights of Peru tours at this stage.
The great exploration sites in Cusco, from the Inca culture visits to the colonial temples built on Inca foundations are core in the Peru tours in Cusco. To get to Machu Picchu for an exploration, you take a train ride, a famous feature of trips to Peru, from Ollantaytambo to the frontier town of Aguas Calientes. Explore the Inca Sacred Valley where you will learn about local culture when you visit a Sacred Valley community. The inclusion of exploration in the Machu Picchu makes trips to Peru more amazing and coupled with the trekking and walking, the rich culture and history enjoyed alongside family activities make trips to Peru invaluable experiences.
The Inca trail, which is an integral part of Peru tours, seeks re-enact the ancient Inca way of life. This highlight of trips to Peru, is an ancient highway that was constructed to connect Cusco, the Inca capital, to the lost city of Machu Picchu. Peru travel on the trail goes through the diverse wilderness of the Machu Picchu historical sanctuary passing many Inca ruins along the stone highway before descending to the famous Machu Picchu citadel, the crowning jewel of Peru tours.
The trek and walk on the Inca trail is the part of Peru travel that makes it possible for the trekkers to see the historical sites and ruins that lived through the time they were constructed to date. Peru tours has many ancient archaeological sites, many that are along the trail which goes through high passes to add to the adventure. Located on the mountain ranges of Peru, you will experience different climatic zones of clear atmosphere to cloudy foggy forests. Trips to Peru are also termed as a climatic adventure.
The Inca trail trek is convenient for any one taking trips to Peru and want to go trekking and walking as they take in the breathtaking sites of great archaeological monuments and ruins first hand on their Peru travel.
Trips to Peru may be challenging because of the high altitudes and the distances but with the help of the guides the best and manageable routes will be used. The Peru travel treks also are spread out over 4 days to cover a distance of 25 miles to make the distance covered per day shorter and easier. The guides available for Peru tours are also fluent in English, Spanish and Quechua, the native language for purposes of interpretation.
Peru travel is a good blend of learning, fun and adventure as you will interact with culture, visit archaeological sites while trekking the Inca trail to the lost city of Machu Picchu.
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