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Discover the ancient wonders of Peru on a honeymoon or romantic getaway adventure. Once home to the largest empire in the world, Peru boasts a rich historical past complete with awe-inspiring ruins, stunning scenery and a vibrant culture.
What to do and see in Peru
Discover the ancient Inca capital of Cusco, explore ancient ruins in the lost city of Machu Picchu and, from high above, reflect on the mystery of the Nazca Lines.
Clamber over crumbling pre-Inca ruins at Kuélap, discover adobe pyramids at Moche, explore the 3000-year-old fortress temple at Chavin de Huantar and discover remote Andean villages in the Callejon de Huaylas.
Glide between unique man-made floating islands on Lake Titicaca, home to the Uros Indians, who believe they are the direct descendants of Inca royalty. Or explore the vast tropical rainforest of the Amazon River, a watery highway teeming with wildlife and home to indigenous tribes that remain untouched by the modern world.
Along the way, take time to experience Peru’s fascinating culture, with its unique cuisine, haunting music and friendly people.
Best time to visit Peru
The best time to visit Peru is during the dry season months from May to September. For more climate info: Peru Weather Guide