Community-Based Tourism

Welcome to Impactful Travel’s Community-Based Journeys: Where Every Experience is a Shared Story

Embark on a transformative adventure with Impactful Travel’s Community-Based Tours. Go beyond the tourist trails and immerse yourself in the authentic lives of local communities in both Peru and Ecuador. Our Community-Based tours are collaborative experiences that empower local communities while enriching your understanding of their unique cultures and traditions. Whether you’re hiking from one homestay to the other, learning ancestral crafts, or contributing to a community-led sustainability project, each tour is crafted to leave a lasting, positive impact—on you and the communities you engage with.

Unite for Impact: Your Next Community-Based Adventure Awaits

Ready to be part of something bigger than yourself? Dive into our selection of Community-Based Day Tours and Multi-Day Tours. Each experience is designed to align with your values and contribute to meaningful change. Let’s not just travel—let’s travel for good.

Homestay of a local family in Sibayo. Book Community-Based Tourism in the Colca Canyon with RESPONSible Travel Peru

At Impactful Travel, we believe wholeheartedly in the power of Community-Based Tourism. Supporting local communities, interacting with the people who call Peru their home… this is what traveling should be about. We encourage all of you to participate in Community-Based Tourism during your visit to Peru. Our CBT tours focus on interaction and leaving a positive impact.

Immerse in Ecuador’s living culture with Impactful Travel’s Community-Based Tourism experiences. Engage with local families and associations. Learn about their daily life and agriculture. Get inspired by their holistic beliefs and knowledge about plant-based medicine. Connect deeply with Mother Earth. With us, every journey fosters growth while making a difference.

What previous travelers say
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See all our customers’ reviews here. (And if you wonder why you see so many mentions of “RESPONS” and “RESPONSible Travel Peru”; well, that was our name until the end of 2023! Read our story here.)