In the Office our role is to promote Peru as a destination for tourists to discover it's rich culture or unique gastronomy.
With its vibrant culture, fascinating history, diverse landscapes and iconic wonders like Machu Picchu, Peru is a top destination for international travellers around the world. We are working with key partners in the UK to inspire a greater number of visitors and position Peru as one the best tourism destinations in the world.
Have you ever dreamt about getting to know the magnificent Pacific coast, contemplating the infinite beauty of the Andes and feeling the exuberance of the Amazon jungle? The same country offers you access to the sublime contrast of these unique natural settings.
Peru is synonymous with nature and is one of the ten countries with the greatest biodiversity and natural resources in the world. With more than 158 protected natural areas, it has 84 of the 117 life zones around the world. Peru has 12 national parks, 11 national reserves, seven national sanctuaries and 10 reserved areas. It is home to more than 1,800 species of birds and 10% of the reptiles, mammals and fish on the planet. It also has 3,500 species of orchids.
For adventures, Peru offers experiences full of adrenaline and emotion. For culture lovers, a legacy that reveals itself in hundreds of historical monuments and thousands of festivities, dances and culinary delicacies. And for those who are looking to calm their spirits, an abundance of natural beauty and places where the whole concept of relaxation takes on a new meaning.
With a world-renowned cuisine, a large selection of hotels; from boutiques to Budget, a great diversity of attractions, as well as a growing economy, Peru is an ideal destination for trade, travel and events. Peru truly has it all for your trip.
Peru Info - National Geographic: Guide to Perú made with the help of National Geographic
Lonely Planet: Tourist guides site containing detailed information about Peruvian cities and hidden treasures.
Peru Travel: Very detailed website on everything you need to know when traveling to Peru
Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants: San Pellegrino's list of 50 best restaurants.
Mistura: Largest gastronomic fair in Lima and Perú
Rough Guide: Rough Tourist Guide to Perú