Sights and Attractions in Peru
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Peru
There are currently 11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Peru, ranging from colonial city centers to high-altitude national parks.
Protected Natural Areas of Peru
Peru is home to more than 20 million hectares of protected natural areas, including national parks, sanctuaries and wildlife refuges.
Nazca Lines Photos
Learn more about the most famous Nazca Lines geoglyphs with our photographic tour.
Kuelap Fortress Photo Gallery
Take a tour of the most spectacular ruin in Northern Peru with this Kuelap fortress photo gallery.
The Brüning Museum in Lambayeque, Peru
The Brüning Museum in Lambayeque is one of the preeminent museums in Northern Peru.
Casa Grau Museum in Piura, Peru
The Casa Grau Museum was once home to Admiral Miguel Grau, one of Peru's greatest ever heroes.
Machu Picchu Entrance Fees
Find out how much you'll have to pay to get in to Machu Picchu.
The Zoological Museum in Trujillo
Trujillo's Zoological Museum is a strange place with even stranger exhibits...
The Museo del Juguete in Trujillo, Peru
The charming Museo del Juguete in Trujillo houses a fascinating collection of toys.
Machu Picchu Altitude
Altitude sickness is one of the main concerns for many tourists planning a trip to Machu Picchu.
Art Museums in Lima
You'll find a good selection of art museums in Lima, with collections ranging from pre-Columbian pieces to contemporary art.
Circuito Magico del Agua: Magic Water Circuit, Lima
The Circuito Magico del Agua, or Magic Water Circuit, is a series of illuminated fountains in the Parque de la Reserva, Lima.
The Boleto Turistico: Cusco Tourist Ticket
The Boleto Turístico, or Cusco Tourist Ticket, gives you access to a range of museums and archaeological sites in Cusco and the Sacred Valley.
Machu Picchu Visiting Rules
Get ready for Machu Picchu with our guide to the visiting rules and entrance regulations.
The Plaza de Armas of Trujillo, Peru
The Plaza de Armas in Trujillo is one of the most attractive main squares in Peru.
The Peruvian Paso Horse
Seeing a Peruvian Paso horse in full stride is quite a spectacle, so don't miss the opportunity to see one in Peru.
Machu Picchu Facts
Here are some Machu Picchu facts -- and a few theories -- to pique your interest and point you in new directions...
Is Machu Picchu Closed?
Find out if Machu Picchu is currently closed or closing in the near future...
The Santa Catalina Monastery in Arequipa
The Santa Catalina Monastery in Arequipa, Peru, is a vast and fascinating religious complex, its colorful buildings covering an entire city block.
Vaccinations for Machu Picchu
Find out what vaccinations you may need for a short trip to Cusco and Machu Picchu.
Machu Picchu Celebrity Visitors
Find out which famous people have visited Machu Picchu, including Hollywood celebrities, rock stars and animated icons.
Paracas and the Islas Ballestas of Peru
Known as the "Galapagos of Peru," the Paracas National Reserve is home to colonies of birds such as pelicans, flamingos and Inca terns. You can also watch whales, dolphins, sea lions and even penguins.
The Pyramids of Caral in Peru
Archaeological sites in Peru don't get any older than Caral, the most ancient city so far discovered in the Americas.
The Best Inca Trail Tour Operators in Peru
Need help choosing an Inca Trail tour operator? Have a look at our top picks...