Experiences

Cusco: The Birthplace of the Incan Empire

When visiting Inkaterra La Casona, explorers can walk through the culture steeped streets of Cusco, following in the footsteps once taken by the ancient Incan civilisation, who used the historic city as their military centre. Cusco was the capital and birthplace of the Inca Empire, where the emperor, or Sapa Inca – divine son of the […]

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Festival Season in Peru

Across the world, ‘festival season’ has begun in earnest, and we’ve outlined some of the best festivals and celebrations in Peru this summer, meaning there is no excuse for missing a true Peruvian party. In June we have the world-famous Inti Raymi celebration. The Festival of the Sun is a hugely popular event in Peru, […]

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What to Take When Trekking in Peru

Whether you are trekking the infamous trek up to Machu Picchu, exploring one of our nature trails or trailing the Amazon Rainforest; we at Inkaterraå know how essential it is to plan ahead to make sure your backpack has everything you need to make your adventure enjoyable. We have taken a few tips from our […]

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New Romance Package at Inkaterra

With the launch of Inkaterra’s new ‘Romantic Adventure’ Package, there is now no better destination than Peru for intrepid, adventure-seeking couples. Each Inkaterra property hosts its own exclusive experience, where couples can bond over exciting journeys and create lasting memories together. This itinerary is designed for couples seeking a romantic break that takes them above and beyond sunset dinners […]

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SAHIC 2014: Your chance to meet our Founder José Koechlin!

SAHIC, the South American Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference, is the annual event of international level aimed at promoting the Hotel and Tourism business and related Real-Estate industry projects in the region, which has become a classic that continues to re-invent itself year after year. We’re very excited to be returning to SAHIC this year. If you’re […]

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Inkaterra Birdwatching Tours 2014

Peru is renowned for its bird life, being home to a total of 1836 species – that’s 20% of the world’s registered bird species. The changing ecosystems throughout the country, from tropical rainforests to the Andean mountains, makes  it  the perfect environment for both visiting migrators and endemic species. To  celebrate Peru’s status as one of […]

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¡Feliz Navidad!

Alpacas around the manger, turkey at midnight and a potential wait until January to receive your presents; Christmas in Peru has more than a few quirky traits. As a predominantly Christian nation, it is unsurprising that Christmas is celebrated widely in Peru. Thanks to influences from America and European colonialists, a Christmas in Peru is […]

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Halloween: The Day of the Creole Song in Peru

Do you not do Halloween? Are all of those silly costumes, sickly sweets and chocolates too much? Well, the Peruvians have a an alternative solution: Creole Music Day. Sounds good doesn’t it? You don’t know the half of it. So what is it? To sum up, The Ministry of Culture hosts a meet-up and performance […]

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The Rutland Birdfair

Last weekend, bird fans from all over the UK flocked to the 25th Birdfair, held at the Rutland Water Nature Reserve from 16-18 August. Over the three days, 350 exhibitors and thousands of visitors were welcomed through its gates, including celebrities such as TV favourite Bill Oddie, to peruse the stands and enjoy an extensive program of […]

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