Experiences

A New Year, A New You, with Inkaterra

The New Year is always a time to stop and take stock of health goals and dietary habits, as well as the time to set exciting and challenging new years resolutions. Reuters has predicted that healthy hotels, wellness tourism and natural spa treatments will be among the top spa trends in 2013. With enchanting slow boats sailing through […]

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A Successful Birding Rally Challenge

What a magnificent week it has been in Peru. The first Birding Rally Challenge was a great success with the winning team from Louisiana State University, nicknamed the ‘Tigrisomas’, identifying 493 species of birds! The challenge, co-organised by Promperu & the Inkaterra Association (ITA) saw six non-stop bird watching days across Lima, Puerto Maldona do, the […]

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A Mystical Andean Experience with The UNU Spa at Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel

The recent Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2012 saw another great award for Inkaterra. Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel has been placed in the top 5 Best Spas in the South and Central America region. The UNU Spa combines both the classic nurturing of a luxury Spa with a mystical Andean approach. All products […]

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A Digital-Detox with Inkaterra

When was the last time you went without checking your emails or phone?  We live in a world where we use our mobile devices on average every ten minutes, so when we do have a break, we find it difficult to completely switch off.  In today’s technologically advanced world, even on holiday mobile phones are […]

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Staff Q&A: Alan Huisa, Interpreter Guide at Hacienda Concepcion byInkaterra

We interviewed Alan Huisa – environmental interpreter specialising in nature and birds. Could you give us a brief biography of your life and career so far ? Well, I´m 29, my parents are not originally from the region but from the coast. I was born here in the city of Puerto Maldonado, where I also […]

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What To Pack for a Trip to Peru

So you’re ready for your trip to Peru, but you still haven’t packed. What should you take? Think about packing for a variety of climate conditions whilst not carrying too much.

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Kids Love Family Adventure Holidays at Inkaterra, Peru

This year, why not take the kids on a family holiday of a lifetime to Peru? Inkaterra prides itself on the authentic and local experience it can offer guests, Inkaterra employs local Peruvians who are passionate and extremely knowledgeable about the local area, the flora and fauna and cultural history of Peru and are well-trained […]

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Pachamama Ritual in Peru – Pay The Earth at Inkaterra

Pachamama is the spiritual Earth Mother figure in Peruvian culture, a goddess revered amongst the indigenous peoples of the Andes. Associated primarily with fertility and the harvest, the Pachamama is a positive deity whose presence is toasted during meetings and important celebrations across the country through the spilling of “chicha” (a fermented maize beverage) on […]

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An Authentic Andean Spa, UNU at Inkaterra Machu Picchu

Amidst the lush gardens of Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel sits the UNU Spa, an authentic Andean Spa with its emphasis on traditional Andean medicinal treatments and therapies inspired by ancient Incan ritual and mysticism. The Spa Spy at The Telegraph went to visit UNU Spa to soothe aching and swollen feet following an arduous […]

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