Our Peru

Semana Santa at Inkaterra

Here in Peru we are in the midst of one of the biggest events of the year: it’s the return of Semana Santa. Commencing on Sunday 25th March with Domingo de Ramos and concluding on 1st April 2018 with the Resurrection of Christ, Semana Santa is considered a period of recollection, commemorating the life, passion […]

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Inkaterra: Guests’ Perspectives

The Sacred Valley of the Incas is characterised by its incomparable mountain vistas, picturesque villages showcasing traditional markets and a wealth of empirical history of the Incas. Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba is the perfect base for exploration of this beautiful corner of Peru. From the property’s Earth to Table concept that encourages guests to harvest their […]

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Lovebirds: A Guide to Exploring Peru as a Two

In the aftermath of Valentine’s Day, we at Inkaterra are continuing to spread the love with our top suggestions for couples visiting Peru. Spend the night in one of the most special and intimate places in the world: the Canopy Tree House at Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica, with only the hubbub of the neighbouring jungle wildlife […]

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The Peru Bucket List: Why to visit Peru in 2018

The beginning of the year is, for many, a time for planning our next adventure. Where will this year take us? What exploration lies ahead? Our bucket list is a medley of cities to stroll, coastlines and rainforest to admire. Peru, of course, is always top of our wanderlust list as a country which always […]

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Eco-Traveller’s Choice

As we become more educated and exposed to the effect we have on the environment, many of us are starting to make frequent eco-conscious decisions. This extends to our travel itineraries, with 65% of global travellers intending to stay in ‘green’ accommodation at least once, according to Booking.com in their 2017 survey. This is a […]

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Filming in Peru with Werner Herzog

Over forty years ago – with no more than a spoken word and a handshake – our Founder and CEO, José Koechlin, became co-producer of what is now considered one of the greatest films of all time, and a turning point in the development of tourism in Peru  – Aguirre, the Wrath of God. Both […]

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A Peruvian Christmas

Around the world, Christmas, for many, evokes a sense of joy. It is a time when families gather together and reflect on the year that has gone by, share stories and exchange gifts, usually accompanied by a range of edible delights. Peru is no different and has been celebrating Christmas for centuries and practising traditions […]

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The Untold Stories of Machu Picchu

With more than 5,000 visitors a day Machu Picchu remains at the top of our bucket lists. Renowned for being one of the most ‘Instagrammable’ places in the world, the ancient citadel is the perfect wanderlust capture. You may already know that the ancient citadel was discovered by Yale professor Hiram Bingham in 1911, who later […]

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The Andean Spectacled Bear Programme

Here at Inkaterra, we’ve got something to ROAR about; we’re delighted to announce an exciting new offering at Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, offering our guests a unique insight into the day-to-day existence of the real life Paddington Bears.  With next year set to mark the 60th anniversary of the internationally loved Peruvian bear, we […]

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