Luxury Peru holidays are unlike any other country escapes on earth. From the awe-inspiring lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu, perched high in the Andes, to the colonial treasure of Cuzco and breathtaking landscapes of the Colca Canyon, spectacular site after spectacular site abounds.
The fusion of both native Inca and Spanish influences makes Lima a truly unique city from its architecture to the wonderful slower pace of life it enjoys, with its historic heart having been declared a world heritage site. Throughout this country you will discover magnificent scenery, abundant wildlife, a rich culture with ancient roots and many, many unforgettable encounters.
Time difference: GMT -5 Hours
Flight duration:15 hours 55 minutes (with flight change)
Currency: Peruvian Nuevo Sol
KLM fly from London Heathrow via Amsterdam to Lima
Coastal Peru has two marked seasons but rarely experiences rain. The warmest season is between mid-November and mid to late-March. Areas at higher altitude are cooler from April to mid-November but have less chance of rain than the warmer season.
The Belmond Hotel Monasterio in Cusco is a former monastery. This luxury hotel offers boutiquestyle rooms, tranquil spaces and charming service, ideal for exploring the delights of the region with its stunning architecture, markets and galleries. On your visit to see Peru’s magical ruins, stay at the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge - the only hotel in close proximity to Machu Picchu and set amongst magnificent gardens which boast stunning mountain views. Offering luxury accommodation and Peruvian cuisine with delightful touches, the lodge is the perfect place to relax and unwind in the shadow of the LostCity.