Peru Cultural Tours & Activities

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Embark on an inspiring journey with Impactful Travel’s cultural tours in Peru. Immerse yourself in museums, engage with local communities, uncover archaeological gems, savor authentic cuisine, challenge yourself with treks, explore jungles, or nurture your creativity through art workshops. Discover the rich tapestry of Peruvian culture!

Find out more about Peru’s culture and how to get the best possible insight in our Cultural Travel Style Guide. You might also want to explore our culinary tours in Peru to sample the local flavors during your trip to Peru or focus on community-based tourism in Peru. We even have a whole category focusing on City Tours and Impactful Urban Experiences in Peru! You’ll be surprised about the original tours we offer in Peru’s urban areas. 

Looking for something in particular? You can search all our Peru tours, to get inspired, and then ask us to design a personalized Peru trip just for you. Feel free to get in touch if you can’t find what you’re hoping to do in Peru!

 

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Close up of a chef serving ceviche on a dish | Responsible Travel Peru
it's finger lickin' good

Lambayeque Gastronomy Workshop

3.5 Hours
Availability : All year long except for holidays
Lambayeque
Get ready to discover the secrets of Northern Peruvian gastronomy and activate all your senses. Learn all about this unique cuisine led by a local chef.
FromUSD$127
coca leaf
Every leaf turns a page in your personal growth

Coca Leaf Reading Counseling in Cusco

1 Hour
Availability : Year-round
Cusco
Step into the heart of the Andes with a life-changing session in Cusco, where ancient wisdom meets personal growth. Join us for a moment of deep connection and […]
FromUSD$55
A learning ritual

Fire Ceremony in Cusco

2 Hours
Availability : Year-round
Cusco
Immerse yourself in the ancient traditions of the Andes with the Fire Ceremony in Cusco. This experience, guided by the revered Paqo Qero masters, offers a unique opportunity […]
FromUSD$140
By giving advice, cleansings, and offerings to the visitors, the "maestros" follow their mission.
Offering gratitude and reverence to nature

Mother Earth Pachamama Ceremony in Cusco

2 Hours
Availability : Year-round
Cusco
Experience the profound Mother Earth "Pachamama" Ceremony in Cusco, a spiritual and cultural immersion guided by the wisdom of the Paqo Qero masters. This 2-hour tour offers an […]
FromUSD$110
Not a staged show!

The Faces of Peru – a Photographic experience

11 Hours
Availability : All year round
Cusco
Experience one "patch" of the rich tapestry of Peru's Andean communities on our immersive tour from Cusco. Discover ancient traditions, breathtaking landscapes, and the warm hospitality of the […]
FromUSD$230
Upon arrival in Patacancha, you will be welcomed by the inhabitants with great cordiality and joy.
Wool-tastic experience!

Patacancha Weaving Experience

7 Hours
Availability : All year round
Cusco
Visit the Patacancha community and learn to spin, dye and weave wool. Create unique pieces with the local artisans in a personalized way!
FromUSD$160
An offering will be given to Mother Earth to express our thankfulness for life, nature, and all that we have.
Spiritual Inca ceremonies

Spiritual Ceremony Experience in Cusco’s Mountains

4 Hours
Availability : All year round
Cusco
Bring back the balance into your life with the guidance from an authentic Paqo Andean Shaman from the Apaza Family lineage of the Qeros community.
FromUSD$180
Kené designs cover even the houses from the community
Exploring Cantagallo

A Journey into Peru’s First Indigenous Urban Community

5 Hours
Availability : All year round
Lima
Visit the first indigenous urban community in Peru! And learn about their Amazonian culture, knowledge of arts and craft techniques.
FromUSD$80
Ceviche served in wine glass - RESPONSible Travel Peru
Calling all foodies for a feast!

Typical Peruvian Food Tour in Artsy Barranco

4 Hours
Availability : All Year Round
Lima
Ceviche and Lomo Saltado are on the menu of this typical Peruvian food tour! In addition you'll visit the main street art exhibitions in bohemian Barranco.
FromUSD$89
Colonial architecture carved details in Sillar stone in Arequipa
Discover the white city

Arequipa Walking Tour

2,5 Hours
Availability : All year round
Arequipa, Plaza de Armas
Get to know Arequipa with our lovely guide Caroline who will make sure you see everything and have a laugh!
FromUSD$20
The always charming streets of Ollantaytambo
Improve your travel pictures!

Photography in the Streets of Ollantaytambo

2 Hours
Availability : All year through
Ollantaytambo
Roam the streets of Ollantaytambo in the Sacred Valley while acquiring new photography skills you can apply directly during your trip!
FromUSD$80
Llamas grouped next to hut in beautiful mountain location
Visit an Andean Shepherd's house

Authentic Sacred Valley Experience with Llamas and Pachamanca

8 Hours
Availability : All year round
Urubamba
Get to feel the spirit of the mountains in the Sacred Valley, while exploring their beauty accompanied by a group of llamas.
FromUSD$95

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Lush cloud forest and river flowing down to Manu plains | RESPONSible Travel Peru
Wake up your inner Jaguar

Complete Manu experience: Spirit, Nature and Culture

5 Days, 4 Nights
Availability : April-November
Cusco
The right amount of time for all that Manu offers, including wellness activities. Experience a real trip from Andes to Amazon with no rush.
FromUSD$602
Hummingbird in Jardines de Mandor - Machu Picchu
The most varied!

The Route of Goodies to Machu Picchu

4 days, 3 nights
Availability : April-December
Cusco or Ollantaytambo
Enjoy the many parallel attractions on the road to Machu Picchu. A slow travel proposal to stop at our favorite places and stay longer with the region's people.
FromUSD$630
Enter Peru's largest terrestrial Reserve

Eco-Adventure and cultural exchange in Iquitos

4Days, 3Nights
Availability : All year
Iquitos
Explore an authentic connection with the Peruvian Amazon, providing a unique eco-tourism experience in the heart of the jungle. Immerse yourself in nature and local culture surrounded by […]
FromUSD$795
The Gocta falls (Chachapoyas) from a distance. Sustainable tourism in Peru with RESPONSible Travel Peru
Meet the "other" Peru

Exploring Northern Peru’s Spectacular Wonders

25 Days, 24 Nights
Availability : All year
Lima
Embark on an extraordinary journey to discover the rarely seen wonders of Northern Peru with our impactful expedition
FromUSD$2,700
what a deal!

Quick Cultural Inmersion in San Roque de Cumbaza

3 Days, 2 Nights
Availability : April to November
Tarapoto
Discover the enchanting lifestyle of the locals on this cultural immersion journey
FromUSD$255
your budget choice

The Amazonian Culture of San Roque de Cumbaza and Lamas

3 Days, 2 Nights
Availability : April to November
Tarapoto
Unearth the soul of Amazonian culture in two villages next to Tarapoto
FromUSD$282
and Learn Traditional Crafts!

Connect with the Heart of Amazonian Culture

4 Days, 3 Nights
Availability : April to November
San Martín
Embark on a natural exploration and connect with several families of San Roque de Cumbaza for a truly unique experience.
FromUSD$401
Moray terraces with backlight | RESPONSible Travel Peru
Cusco's Highlights, responsibly

Discovering Cusco: A 4-Day Adventure through Peru’s Cultural Gem

4 Days, 3 Nights
Availability : All year round
Cusco
In 4 days, this tour will take you to the highlights in and around Cusco, not to forget Machu Picchu.
FromUSD$860
Pedestrian hanging bridge over the river towards the Gocta waterfalls
Mindfullness & inner peace

Well-being Retreat for Women in Northern Peru

7 Days, 6 Nights
Availability : April through November
Jaén
Embark on this well-being retreat in Northern Peru with a group of women to practice mindfullness and discover the beauty of the region.
FromUSD$900
Sunrays meeting lagoon and surrounding vegetation - RESPONSible Travel Peru
Hidden gem in the North

Horseback Riding to the Black Pearl of the Chachapoyas – The Condors’ Lagoon

4 Days, 3 Nights
Availability : April throught November
Leymebamba
Discover the Condor Lagoon (black pearl of the Chachapoya), a hidden gem in the midst of the cloudforest in Northern Peru!
FromUSD$559
Another beautiful stretch where the original pavement can still be observed, whilst hiking up from Soledad de Tambo. Hike the Qhapaq Ñan - Great Inca Road | RESPONSible Travel Peru
A unique trek back in time!

Hike the Prettiest Stretch of Qhapaq Ñan in Huaraz

5 Days, 4 Nights
Availability : April through November
Huaraz
Walk in the footsteps of the Incas by exploring part of the Great Inca Trail (Qhapaq Ñan). Few visitors have set foot here so far.
FromUSD$1,120
Man and llamas against the impressive backdrop of the Cordillera Blanca in Northern Peru. | Llama Trek Olleros to Chavin with RESPONSible Travel Peru | Photo by Bjorn Snelders
A spiritual journey through the mountains

Llama Trek in the Cordillera Blanca: Olleros – Chavín

3 Days, 2 Nights
Availability : April-November
Huaraz
Like pre-Inca peoples you will hike on an ancient road of trade and knowledge-exchange route, accompanied by llamas,
FromUSD$290

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