The Feast of the Immaculate Conception
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception


December 7, 2018
Events | December 2018
Catholicism is now seamlessly integrated throughout Peruvian culture which has led to much of our national calendar being allocated to special holy days. One such day of celebratio...
Luisella - Manager at Inkaterra La Casona
November 30, 2018
Experiences | November 2018
Luisella Garmendia, who is currently the Resident Manager at Inkaterra’s Cusco hotel ‘La Casona’, is celebrating a decade working with Inkaterra this year. Having first been ...
Medicinal Plants are found all over Peru
November 23, 2018
Conservation and Sustainability | November 2018
Throughout the thick and fertile Peruvian rainforest, one can find a whole host of plants that have been used throughout history for valuable medicinal purposes. For centuries, thr...
Seasonal Peru
November 16, 2018
Our Peru | November 2018
We have all heard the phrase, “four seasons in one day”, and when visiting Peru it is highly likely you might just experience this weather phenomenon. Due to the country’s hi...
November 9, 2018
Hotels | November 2018
Alongside National Geographic and Audubon we have celebrated the Year of the Bird in 2018, to encourage all birders, experts and novices alike. 2018 marked the 100th anniversary of...
November 2, 2018
Events | November 2018
Every year, Dia de los Muertos, ‘The Day of the Dead’, is celebrated throughout the Americas, including Mexico and Peru, and even in parts of Europe and Australasia. During the...
October 26, 2018
Experiences | October 2018
At each Inkaterra hotel, naturalist experts, our Explorer Guides, share their vast knowledge of the local environment with guests. One of the expert explorers Inkaterra are proud t...
The Day of Creole Song
October 19, 2018
Events | October 2018
Amid the fast approaching All Hallows’ Eve, where faux cobwebs adorn the streets, and apparitions of commercialised ghosts and neighbours disguised in a multitude of outlandish c...
October 12, 2018
Food and Drink | October 2018
Due to the high altitudes, winds that sweep across the land from the Pacific Ocean and alternating periods of warming sun and thirst-quenching rain, the Peruvian climate provides i...
Señor de los Milagros
October 4, 2018
Experiences | October 2018
The Catholic processions of the Lord of Miracles take place in Lima every year during the month of October. The occasion is in remembrance of the events that transpired following a...
September 27, 2018
Experiences | September 2018
As you may have read in our August Newsletter, we are extremely excited to announce that the serene Mayu Spa at Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba is now open. Nestled between historic Cu...
September 21, 2018
Experiences | September 2018
From the tips of the Andes to the nooks and crannies of the Amazon, Peru offers an array of outdoor activities for the adventurer and the curious alike. Intertwined with history, g...