Explore the ancient wonders of Peru

Ancient history is alive and well in Peru, palpable in all the awe-inspiring Inca relics of Machu Picchu and in the magnificent natural beauty of the Sacred Valley, Colca Canyon and the Andes mountains.

A shiny beacon for inquisitive travellers for centuries, Peru has a special charisma that is impossible to resist and our luxurious Peru tours will immerse you in its many wonders.

Nestled amongst the South American gems of Ecuador, Columbia, Brazil and Chile and bordered in the west by the Pacific Ocean, Peru is an extremely biodiverse country.

Travelling over land, air and waterways in first-class style our Peru tours will inspire as you encounter the thriving tropical Amazon, the rugged peaks of the Andes Mountains and the arid Pacific coastal region.


The wonders you will find

Delight in the vivid colours, delicious aromas and smiles of locals in the bustling capital of Lima, explore the breath-taking Sacred Valley and Lares region - a fine sample of the ancient marvels in store at the World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu.

Combining the ease and comfort of luxury travel with itineraries to thrill the inquisitive traveller, our Peru tours range from 9 to 41 days for an immersive South American itinerary, with options in between.

The difference is Scenic

At Scenic we believe 5 Star-luxury is in the details.

We've combined the ease of luxury travel with a selection of tours that offer insight into the culture and history of South America. All first-class accommodation, shuttles, rail journeys, scenic cruises and transfers, dining experiences and even gratuities are included on our Peru tours.

  • Luxurious Hotels - Start your Peru tour with a night at the luxurious Swissôtel Lima. We also stay at the spectacular explora Valle Sagrado deep within Peru's Sacred Valley .
  • Personal Touch - We keep our groups limited to 36 guests, minimising travel time and maximising your intimate experience of the wonders of South America. You’ll be personally greeted at the airport and transported to your hotel.
  • Travel in Style - All travel whether it is over land, water or via rail, is of first-class standard to ensure your ultimate comfort. Our day excursions sometimes include local travel options for an authentic experience.
  • Local Knowledge - All our guides and Tour Directors are English-speaking experts with local knowledge and insider insights to share exclusively with you.
  • The Nth Degree - Going above and beyond comes as standard, everything is taken care of, and it's all included, even tipping.

Discover exciting locations in Peru

The man-made miracle of Machu Picchu and the natural wonder of the epic Colca Canyon with everything between and beyond are on the itineraries of our Peru tours.

The bustling capital of Lima invites you to follow in the footsteps of the Spanish Conquistadors. View the private collection of artefacts at the Museo Larco and enjoy a traditional Peruvian dinner with a local family.

From Lima, visit the Awanankancha Textile Centre to see a Ilama up close before shopping at the colourful Pisac market. Enjoy lunch with the Viacha community and tour the ruins of Pisac before heading to El Valle Sagrado, the majestic Sacred Valley of the Incas for your Scenic Special Stay. Choose from over 20 Freechoice activities varying in pace, timing and modes of transport to explore this stunning area. From the Inca Salt Plains to the ruins of Ollantaytambo, the culture and history of this valley will delight.

Discover the intriguing lifestyle of the Uros communities that float on Lake Titicaca. On your luxury coach ride to Colca Canyon spot herds of alpacas and sheep, and even flamingos and Andean geese. Enjoy a two night stay in the area and travel to the Mirador Cruz del Condor viewpoint and see the Andean condors.

Your local guides will share the mysteries of the ruins of Machu Picchu ahead of the crowds, allowing you plenty of time to explore at your pace. If you’re feeling active, hike to Huaya Picchu rewarding you with amazing views of the citadel, with the views continuing through the glass-domed carriages of your rail journey across the incredible Andes Mountains into the city of Cuzco.

Handpicked experiences for the trip of a lifetime

Our signature Enrich, Freechoice and Freechoice Dining experiences are handcrafted by our expert team of Journey Designers.

These handpicked experiences and activities are unique and unforgettable. We aim to give you exclusive access to some of the best-kept secrets of Peru.

Enrich

Our unique, Enrich experiences are special, all-inclusive multi-sensory cultural activities that are entirely exclusive to the Scenic traveller.

On our Peru tours, you’ll be welcomed into the private home of a local family for a home-cooked Peruvian meal.

Visit a community school supported by Scenic and meet the teachers and students and learn about their traditional way of life.

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Freechoice

Choose from a range of Freechoice activities on you Peru tour with us. You could take a walking tour of the picturesque San Blas artisan quarter and uncover the secrets of Peruvian coffee and Piso on a tasting tour or explore the tantalising San Pedro food markets followed by a cooking class.

Freechoice Dining

Choose from a range of dining options in Cuzco including the historic Inti Raymi restaurant, or taste the fusion cuisine at Cicciolina restaurant, or try the fare at the stylish Map Cafe serving authentic Andean cuisine.