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.
Kuelap Fortress Photo Gallery
Take a tour of the most spectacular ruin in Northern Peru with this Kuelap fortress photo gallery.
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.
Museums in Chiclayo, Lambayeque and Ferreñafe
A guide to the four main museums in the Lambayeque region of Peru: the Museo Tumbas Reales de Sípan, the Brüning Museum, the Museo Nacional Sicán and the Museo de Sitio de Huaca Rajada-Sipán.
Nazca Lines Photos
Learn more about the most famous Nazca Lines geoglyphs with our photographic tour.
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.
Casa Grau Museum in Piura, Peru
The Casa Grau Museum was once home to Admiral Miguel Grau, one of Peru's greatest ever heroes.
The Brüning Museum in Lambayeque, Peru
The Brüning Museum in Lambayeque is one of the preeminent museums in Northern Peru.
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 Entrance Fees
Find out how much you'll have to pay to get in to Machu Picchu.
Machu Picchu Visiting Rules
Get ready for Machu Picchu with our guide to the visiting rules and entrance regulations.
Machu Picchu Altitude
Altitude sickness is one of the main concerns for many tourists planning a trip to Machu Picchu.
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 Best Inca Trail Tour Operators in Peru
Need help choosing an Inca Trail tour operator? Have a look at our top picks...
Officially Licensed Inca Trail Tour Operators for 2013
Find out which Inca Trail tour operators carry official licenses for the trail in 2013.
How Much Does the Inca Trail Cost?
Find out how much the Inca Trail costs, from budget treks to luxury hikes.
How Far in Advance Should I Book the Inca Trail?
Only 500 Inca Trail permits are issued for any given day, making advanced reservations a must.
Can I Hike the Inca Trail Without a Guide?
If you want to hike the Inca Trail without a guide, think again. Independent trekking is no longer possible...
How Much to Tip on the Inca Trail
Recommended tipping rates for guides, porters and cooks on the Inca Trail.
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.
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.
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.
UNESCO World Heritage Convention
Peruvian sights and attractions listed by the UNESCO World Heritage Convention.
Frommer's: The Best Natural Attractions in Peru
Read about seven of Peru’s best natural attractions as selected by the Frommer’s website.