Experiences

Mother and son: A Peru Adventure by Jo Kessel and Gabriel De Leuw (Part 2: Cusco)

The next leg of Jo Kessel and her son’s journey saw the explorers take to the air, flying over the Andes to the vibrant region of Cusco. Jo: To acclimatise to the high altitude we stayed a night in the nearby Sacred Valley of the Incas (which is en route to Machu Picchu) in what […]

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Mother and son: A Peru Adventure by Jo Kessel and Gabriel De Leuw (Part 1: The Amazon)

Caimans, canoes, canopies and creepy crawlies. UK travel journalist, Jo Kessel and her son, Gabriel, came face-to-face with the flora and fauna that call the jungle home. In part one of their whistle-stop tour of Inkaterra, the duo take us on an adventure as they explore and delve deep into the Amazon Rainforest. Jo: I’d […]

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Inkagrammers

Here at Inkaterra, we love visuals and Instagram has allowed us a unique insight into our properties through the eyes of our visitors. From exploring the Amazon Rainforest, to marvelling at the magnificent ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu, Instagram has enabled our intrepid visitors to share their ‘Inka experiences’ from Peru’s most iconic and […]

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#InkaRoutes – An insight into Inkaterra’s exclusive itineraries

Here at Inkaterra, we’re dedicated to delivering authentic, immersive experiences to our guests, whilst striving to protect and preserve the flora and fauna that flourishes in Peru. From honeymooners to solo adventurers, families to bird watchers, we cater to each and every kind of traveller with an array of exhilarating itineraries. In celebration of #InkaRoutes, we’re […]

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Part 3: Colourful and Captivating Cusco

As the travellers made their way to the historical town of Cusco, driving through the scenic Sacred Valley of the Incas, they stopped at fascinating archaeological sites including the imposing Incan fortress of Sacsayhuaman and the peaceful site of Tambomachay, also named the Bath of the Inca. In the afternoon, the group arrived on Plaza […]

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Part 2: Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba and the Sacred Valley of the Incas

 To celebrate the launch of British Airways’ London Gatwick to Lima route, a group of high calibre travel journalists were among the first to experience this new service with a nine-day adventure through Peru in partnership with Inkaterra and Audley Travel.  After a picturesque train journey meandering alongside the Vilcanota River, the group reached the Sacred Valley of the Incas at […]

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Part 1: A Whistle-Stop Tour of Inkaterra in Celebration of BA’s New Flight Route

To celebrate the launch of British Airways’ London Gatwick to Lima route, a group of high calibre travel journalists were among the first to experience this new service with a nine-day adventure through Peru in partnership with Inkaterra and Audley Travel.  First stop, Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel After a flight to Cusco, a car ride to Ollantaytambo and a […]

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Semana Santa

It’s that time of year when the nation comes alive and embraces Semana Santa. Last week, revellers immersed themselves in the religious gathering that leaves no attendee dissatisfied and underwhelmed. This is Peru’s finest religious festival, and visitors from all over the globe flocked to major cities to join the festivities. Those who wish to indulge […]

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Beyond Picchu: A guest post by David Constable

When I was asked to write about Peru and Inkaterra’s involvement in the country’s quest for promotional eco-tourism and a more sustainable existence, my mind was overrun with visions of the Inca trail. All the ruins and imagery of Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley and those gruesome Inkan sacrifices (but then, maybe, I just watch too many films?). […]

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