Home > South America > Peru > Peru Tours
Page Rating
Content Quality:

Page Importance:
Author Pick:
Close Map

Book a Hotel or Hostel

Hotels Hostels & Budget


Check in Date

Check out Date

Number of Rooms

Top Peru

Peru Tours

follow us

Organized tours in Peru enable travelers to experience a wide range of attractions, landscapes, climates, and cultures. A slew of reputable agencies offer a number of excursions, from scenic day trips around Lake Titicaca (the world's highest navigable lake) to mystical multi-day hikes through Machu Picchu and along the Inca trail. Tours in the Peruvian Amazon explore one of the most bio-diverse areas of the planet, while Andes trips will take you high into the picturesque peaks. Choose an adventure trekking tour, or sit back and take in the sites by bus: there are trips for every spirit of traveler, with expeditions that can include hiking, mountain biking, rafting, culture tours, and even shopping. A wide range of itineraries means there is something to fit all interests, time-frames and budgets. Tours can easily be booked internationally or in all major cities once in Peru.

Andes Tours

The snowcapped peaks and glacial lakes of the Peruvian Andes offer some of the most incredible scenery in the hemisphere, and a wide range of tours cater to both expert mountaineer and novice trekker alike. It is not necessary to be "super fit" to hike in the Andes, but you do need to be of generally good fitness and a regular walker. Tours are rated by level of difficulty and last from a few days to a couple of weeks or more. The majority of Andes tours depart from Huaraz, though trips can be taken from several of the country’s other mountain towns.

Amazon Tours

Amazon tours allow you to explore one of the most bio-diverse areas on the planet. Take a boat trip down the Amazon tributary rivers or stay in an Eco Lodge-or combine the two. Knowledgeable guides take you deep into the rainforest in search of the more than 1,500 species of birds, 2,500 species of fish, and more than 50,000 species of plants. Tours can last anywhere from two days to two weeks and offer a wide range of accommodation options.

Lake Titicaca Tours

Tours of the world's highest navigable lake explore its waters and the traditional communities living on its shores and islands. Trips range from half-day or day excursions to multiple-day tours. Most travel agencies in Puno organize tours of Lake Titicaca.

Inca Trail and Alternative Tours to Machu Picchu

Hiking the Inca Trail is by far one of the most popular activities in Peru, and there are a host of tour possibilities to guide you. There are also a number of alternative treks that are cheaper, quieter, and less quickly booked up than the Inca Trail. Shorter jaunts of a few days touch upon a few sites, while trips of three days to more than a week will take you winding through an array of scenery, altitudes, climates, and ecosystems that range from high Andean plains to dense cloud forest. Many excursions end with a climactic arrival at the breathtaking Machu Picchu site. Most trips leave and return to Cusco, and if you haven't had time to acclimate to high altitudes it may be worth hanging out here for a few days before hitting the trail. Look around: trips vary greatly in levels of difficulty and price.

Organized Tours

There are a number of operators who can provide guided tours of Peru. Many of these are based in the country; check out each city's specific section to find tour operator listings for that area. Alternatively, there are tour operators based in North America, Europe and Australia that offer a variety of tours taking in most of Peru’s main highlights. These companies offer a variety of trips; some take in just one or two destinations, some explore the whole country pretty thoroughly, and others offer multi-country tours, visiting Peru as part of a trip that may cover several countries in South America. These types of tours are often group trips where you will be traveling with a number of others from different countries and backgrounds from all over the world. They are more costly than going it alone, but for those who like to have everything organized upfront, they can be a good option.

Other Tour Operator pages in Peru that may be of interest: Manu Biosphere Reserve Tours, The Sacred Valley Tours, Chanchamayo Tours, Ollantaytambo Tours, Nasca Tours, Southern Peruvian Andes Tours, Plaza De Armas Tours, Caraz Tours, Machu Picchu Tours and Pacific Coast North of Lima Tours.

By Caroline Bennett
exploring, laughing, wanderlust, strangers. 120 film, making art, cyanotypes, vintage. scotch on the rocks & coffee, black. the unknown. the sound of...
31 May 2012

Top Tours in

Filter By:
Tour Type

Please Wait...
adsAd Line
Peru Vacations Peru Vacations
South American Vacations offers fully customizable small group and private tours to all of Peru's main attractions including Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca, Arequipa/Colca Canyon, Nazca Lines, Inca Trail, and the Amazon. Combine Machu Picchu with the Galapagos or Easter Island.
Ad Line

SAS Travel

SAS Travel is a well established and respected tour operator, which, since it began in 1990, has won a number of awards, including “Best Inca...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru

Sas Travel

SAS Travel is a well established and respected tour operator, which, since it began in 1990, has won a number of awards and accolades. Since 1999,...

Tour Operator
Manu Biosphere Reserve, Peru

Cordillera Blanca Tours

The glacier-toped Cordillera Blanca is the main climbing and hiking center of Peru. Mountain biking, horseback riding, river rafting and canoeing...

Tour Operator

Mountain Bike Adventures

Mountain Bike Adventures is run by Julio Olaza, a Huaraz native...

Tour Operator
Huaraz, Peru
Peru Bergsport

Peru Bergsport

Bergsport are an international agency offering trekking opportunities throughout South America. Their headquarters are based in Huaraz however,...

Tour Operator
Huaraz, Peru

Haku Trek

Haku Trek is a new development in the Chicón valley and is a collaborative project between NGO ProPeru and the local community. The traditional...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru

Action Valley

Action Valley, located just outside of Cusco, gives the bold and the brave the opportunity to experience what is claimed to be South America's...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru

Globos de los Andes

Globos de los Andes offers hot air balloon excursions around Cusco and the surrounding Andes. You can fly over the Nasca Lines or experience Huaca de...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru


With more than 20 years experience in activities surrounding ...

Tour Operator
Huaraz, Peru

Horseback Riding with Perol Chico

Perol Chico specializes in exclusive, multi-day equestrian tours that are off the beaten track. Founded in 1996, Perol Chico's beautiful ranch...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru

Viento Sur

Adventure Club Viento-Sur offers a unique combination of eco-tourism, adventure, sport and culture through a variety of outdoor activities: horseback...

Tour Operator
Urubamba, Peru

Peru Travel Sustainable Tourism

Also known as Llankay Peru Travel, Peru Travel Sustainable Tourism specializes in adventure and cultural tours throughout Peru, with an eye to...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru

Peru Adventures Tours

Tour packages are dedicated to travelers who want to know the Inca Culture and ancestral places located in the coastal, Andes and the Amazon...

Tour Operator

Inka Legacy Tours

Inka Legacy Tours, based in Cusco, offers guided treks to Machu Picchu, Choquequirao, Ausangate and Lares. The company provides quality, small-group,...

Tour Operator
Cusco, Peru
Fertur Peru Travel

Fertur Peru Travel

Fertur Peru has a well-established reputation as one of the best travel agencies and tour operators in the country. A four-day excursion to Machu...

Tour Operator
Lima, Peru
View Peru Map

Antarctica | Central America and Mexico | South America |
Advertise | Anúnciese | Jobs | Alliances | Alianzas | Terms of Use | Contact Us | About Us | Blog | Administradores |
You must register as an owner for access to these listing tools and benefits.

Notification of new reviews: receive your latest reviews by e-mail

Customized request-a-review link: encourage guests to spread the word about your property

Our owners' newsletter: stay informed about our latest tools and benefits for you

User login

Enter your username and password here in order to log into the website:


Create a new V!VA account

Forgot Password