Responsible Peru Tours

Unparalleled Peru Guided Tours

Embark on a transformative journey to the heart of Peru with Impactful Travel’s vibrant and authentic Peru trips.

Choose from the tours below, but also remember that we can design your perfect custom trip in Peru based on the different experiences below. Our seasoned trip designers, armed with decades of experience, are ready to craft your dream Peruvian adventure. Need inspiration before you can tell us what kind of trip you’re looking for? Read our Peru travel guides or browse our Peru trips below.

Peru is the birthplace of our journey as a tour company defined by responsible tourism, making it the epicenter of our amazing sustainable travel experiences. Whether it’s delving into Peru’s rich history with adventurous Peru llama hikes, embarking on soulful expeditions into the heart of the Manu jungle, or opting for more conscious versions of popular city excursions; our vast collection of Peru tours has something unique for every explorer. Please get in touch if you have any questions about our Peru tours below.

Featured Impactful Peru Tours

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Once in a lifetime adventure

Exploration to the heart of the Manu National Park

6 Days 5 Nights
Availability : From April to November
Experience the Manu National Park, including contact with the Matsigenka native community, expert hunters and connoisseurs of the medicinal secrets of Amazonian plants.
FromUSD$1,030
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From Bean to Bliss

Chocolate & Coffee Route to Machu Picchu

3 days, 2 nights
Availability : April-December
Journey through stunning scenery while experiencing the richness of local cacao and coffee cultures.
FromUSD$460
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Adventurous Coffee Route Hike to Machu Picchu

4 days, 3 nights
Availability : April-December
Discover the upper jungle around Machu Picchu in a sporty way. Come with Impactful Travel on this extraordinary excursion where sport meets culture.
FromUSD$520

Choose the Right Travel Style for Your Adventures in Peru

We've prepared handy guides to help you craft the perfect journey: Explore different styles of travel and get inspired.
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Our adventure tours in Peru will get your heart pumping! Whether you want to explore Peru paddling, cycling, hiking or even swimming, our Adventure Tours will bring you closer to the inhabitants of the coast, the mountains and the jungle. From the famous Inca Trail to our own routes to Machu Picchu, from kayaking at sea or on Lake Titicaca; there’s plenty of choice for all thrill seekers.

Local ladies from Raqchi waving happily at the camera, wearing traditional clothes expressing their culture. | Community-Based Tourism with Impactful Travel

At Impactful Travel, we believe wholeheartedly in the power of Community-Based Tourism. Supporting local communities and 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.

Urban art in Lima, Peru | Responsible Travel Peru

An important part of our collection of Impactful Peru Tours includes Urban Tours. Our city tours in Peru show you the unique culture, history and people of this fascinating country. From our climate-friendly walking tours to artistic activities to social tours in the outskirts; there are many different options. Join us in the city centers or outskirts of Peruvian cities, and travel deeper.

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Dive into the local culture! Our Peru cultural tours put the archaeology, traditions, history, art and communities that make Peru such a special place at the center of your experience.

Let us inspire you with Peru’s rich history and living culture.

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Experience the food, drinks, and culture of Peru! From cooking classes to vegan food tours to community experiences searching the origin of Peruvian ingredients, you’ll have endless opportunities to savor the local flavors, making Peru a renowned culinary destination. Food is exquisite in any destination in this country; take our tours to experience Peru’s gastronomy responsibly.

Family portrait with ladies dressed in the traditional way of Coporaque in the Colca region of Arequipa | Impactful Peru Tours for families

Taking the kids on an adventure? Our family-friendly tours help you find the best Peru trips for you and your family. Whatever age your kids might be, we are happy to help you experience this fascinating country in a way that fits your family’s travel style best. Browse our selection of family-friendly excursions in Peru to find your favorite!

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Our Peru hiking tours are designed to get you out into nature, appreciating the extraordinary landscapes of Peru. Beyond the beauty of nature and the sprawling vistas, the communities we visit during our hiking tours help you learn about Andean life and culture. These experiences are integral to our trips. After all, the communities are an intrinsic part of this beautiful mountain landscape!

Lima off the beaten path | Responsible Travel Peru

Our Off the Beaten Path Tours in Peru highlight some of our local favorites and much lesser-known destinations. We’ve traveled every corner of the country and love sharing the places where you can truly experience the real, authentic Peru. Dive deeper and we’re certain you’ll go back home with enormous appreciation for the people and environment in Peru!

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Our nature tours in Peru explore the wondrous beauty and wildlife of this exceptional country. Whether you love birdwatching or botany, you’ll be amazed by the diversity here! With the Amazon, Andes, and Coast all at our doorstep, you can explore a wide range of natural beauty… Click below and be surprised about the variety of nature travel experiences at offer.

The Impact of our Custom Trips

Our customized Peru trips are about engaging with local communities and making a positive impact. “What kind of impact?” you ask. Here are some figures based on 2019:

  • We promote longer stays for you to explore and contribute more. Our 200 yearly trips average at 18.5 days.
  • 14.6% of all overnight stays are in rural family homestays, as part of our community-based tourism programs.
  • An additional 43.5% of overnight stays are in sustainable, small-scale accommodations.
    In 2019, we channeled nearly $9,000 into 10 different NGOs that focus on social and environmental issues.

The Impact of our Tour Platform

Our platform isn’t just a booking site; it’s a tool for change, raising awareness and promoting more responsible travel choices.

  • Each tour’s Sustainability Score guides both users and tour providers towards more sustainable practices.
  • A substantial 62% of tours sold are community-based experiences, contributing directly to local economies.
  • These tours alone have generated at least $7,000 of direct income for rural families.
  • With 21% of its clients in their twenties and 50% in their thirties, our platform is attracting a new, younger audience, fostering the next generation of responsible travelers.

Impactful Stories

Beautiful colored black and yellow frog in the jungle of Tarapoto, Peru - RESPONSible Travel Peru

Tarapoto Travel Guide: our most original jungle destination in Peru

Discover Tarapoto with Impactful Travel, immerse in its vibrant culture, taste the local flavors, and make a difference one journey at a time.
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Travel Guide to Family-friendly Tours & Activities in Peru

Unearth the wonders of Peru through Impactful Travel's family-friendly guide to tours and activities. Dive into its rich heritage, vibrant culture, and stunning landscapes. Embark on this transformative...
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Highlight Tours in Peru: a Complete Guide

Even though our passion lies more in offering Off the Beaten Path experiences beyond the popular destinations, highlight tours are inevitable. In this guide, we’ll dive into the...
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Looking for something else?

Can’t quite find the adventure you’re seeking? Don’t fret! Dive into our comprehensive collection of tours. With a handy filter function, you can easily find journeys tailored to your preferred location, activities, and duration.

But our quest to bring you Impactful Travel experiences doesn’t stop there. We’re perpetually expanding our horizons, adding fresh tours and even brand new destinations. If your dream journey is still eluding you, we invite you to reach out. Share your travel aspirations with us. We might just have that transformative itinerary waiting in the wings, ready to connect you with vibrant local communities and offer personal growth. Together, let’s make travel truly matter!

What previous travelers say
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