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Ancient Ruins in Peru
Ancient Ruins in Peru

  |   Peru

Peru is home to a wide selection of the worlds most fascinatingly bio-diverse landscapes. Specifically, some of the most precious gems found in this diverse kingdom are the ancient ruins in Peru. Reaching 2,430 metres above sea level, there is no arguing that Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley is in fact the most profoundly known preservation of ancient Incan society in Peru.

Saqsayhuaman Ruins in Cusco, Peru
Saqsayhuaman Ruins in Cusco, Peru

  |   Peru

One of the main reasons for staying longer in Cusco is so that you can devote a day to visiting the spectacular ruins of Saqsayhuaman, which sit on a hill overlooking the city. This incredible collection of ruins is guaranteed to take your breath away – and not just because they sit at 12,000 feet above sea level.

How to Get to Kuelap Peru
How to Get to Kuelap Peru

  |   Peru

Are you planning a trip to Peru and wondering how to get to Kuelap? Kuelap sits in the North of Peru and is home to a collection of pre-Incan ruins that are even older than Machu Picchu and far less crowded. In fact, explorers that have already experienced Kuelap are dubbing these ruins “the new Machu Picchu”.

A Complete Guide to Gocta Falls
A Complete Guide to Gocta Falls

  |   Peru

The Gocta Falls sit just outside the ancient town of Chachapoyas in the North of Peru. The falls plunge 2,530ft over the side of a jagged cliff, through lush vegetation, into the depths of the Cocahuayco River. It is an immensely impressive sight to behold and its sublime natural surroundings of verdant cloud forest make it all the more magical.

Gocta Andes Lodge
Gocta Andes Lodge

  |   Peru

Just outside the town of Chachapoyas in northern Peru is the spectacular Cocachimba Valley. Here, vivid green forest blankets rolling slopes and a layer of pearly mist entwines itself between the trees. It is a fairytale backdrop to a place full of ancient mystery and there is nowhere better to drink it all in than the magnificent Gocta Andes Lodge.

Casa Andina Peru
Casa Andina Peru

  |   Hotels

Casa Andina Hotels have their properties in all of the most interesting cities and locations in Peru. With options for any type of budget (luxury, superior and comfort), Casa Andina has proven to be a go-to hotel. Below we will highlight a few of their properties.

How to Get to Lake Titicaca
How to Get to Lake Titicaca

  |   Peru

The first thing you need to know is that if you want to go to Lake Titicaca on the Peruvian side and visit the floating islands, you will need to make Puno your base. Now, let’s take a look at how you can get there. 

Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu
Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu

  |   Machu Picchu

If you’re looking for an experience you will never forget on your next vacation then you might want to think about heading to Peru aboard the Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu for a rail adventure like no other. 

Expert Review: Arequipa Peru
Expert Review: Arequipa Peru

  |   Expert Advice

Arequipa is one of the most beautiful cities in Peru and travelers are realizing this as it’s becoming a top trending travel destination for its cuisine, beautiful architecture and surrounding Colca Canyon. This is a great tour to add to your Amazon River cruise or Cusco and Sacred Valley Tour.

Aria Amazon Cruise
Aria Amazon Cruise

  |   Amazon Tours

The Aria Amazon has been specifically designed to allow the river to permeate into your every day life whilst on the boat. Big windows and a breezy top deck give you panoramic views of your surroundings, reminding you of the omnipresence of this powerful waterway.

About Rainforest Cruises

Rainforest Cruises is a boutique travel company specializing in Amazon river cruises, Galapagos Islands tours, and Southeast Asia cruises. We provide you with the finest collection of cruises in Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, Panama and Southeast Asia. As travel experts we have all the advice you need to help you find and book your dream cruise and an unforgettable adventure.

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