Peru Cultural Journeys: Spotlight
This is a unique opportunity to authentically experience the essence of ancient Andean culture. Walk gently along the pathways of origin in the Sacred Valley of Cusco, travel to the highest navigable lake of the world, Lake Titicaca, and visit the Islands of the Sun and Moon. This beautifully woven exploration into the Andean world through a native perspective combines visiting magnificent pre-Columbian archeological sites and exquisite Peruvian cuisine with profound cultural immersion events, allowing you to cultivate an intimate relationship to this land, its people and customs.
Hand Woven Itineraries
We envision our tours as tapestries, artistically composed of excursions, cultural events, cuisine and worldview – interconnected to the fantastic landscape, ancient archeological sites and cultural continuum allowing you to cultivate an intimate relationship to this land, the people and their customs for a profound cultural and personal experience.
An insider’s view with local indigenous experts
Our native guides share an unmatched level of knowledge and sophistication along with an indigenous perspective that brings the history and achievements of this ancestral culture clearly into focus. Visitors come away with invaluable insights into the treasury of local Andean knowledge and traditions. As such, these journeys open doors into a world that visitors would never have seen otherwise.
Engage locally & expand globally
Our unique travel concept affords visitors a rare opportunity for authentic social interaction, personal comfort and cultural participation while exploring ancient Peru. We are dedicated to protecting and promoting Andean heritage by sustaining endangered traditional culture.
"...The trek with Gregorio, Suni and the community. Wow! I will treasure my time there forever. The mountains and lakes were beautiful, the food delicious, the music all along the way. But most of all I will remember the way we were accepted and treated like family." - Patty
"With the globalization of tourism, an authentic experience in a faraway country has become more difficult...This is the focus of Peru Cultural Journeys, which offers a series of 'Andean Special Interest' trips, all of which include interaction within a traditional community and participation in its workday." - The New York Times
"The spa! I so loved looking out at the mountain from the heavenly bath. And Maria gave me the best massage I ever had." - Rachel
Upcoming Special Interest Groups
A cultural tour and yoga retreat with Sonya Luz Costanza
This Andean cultural journey combined with a yoga retreat sets the stage for a profound cultural and personal experience. Based out of the Pisac Inn in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, the woven itinerary, accommodations, and meals celebrate the Andean perspective. Your participation directly supports sustainable efforts to preserve traditional Andean culture.