Peru gains int’l recognition as adventure destination

09/07/2018

GlobalData digital media company highlighted that Peru enjoys a growing international recognition as one of the best adventure tourism destinations in the world. In its Global Adventure Tourism report, GlobalData noted that classic surfing destinations —such as northern Peru— attract a large number of tourists from all over the globe who seek the best beaches […]

Peru: Ancient human remains found at Lima zoo

09/07/2018

New human burials have been uncovered in the lower part of Huaca El Rosal at Maranga Archaeological Complex, as part of the excavations carried out at Lima-based Parque de las Leyendas Zoo. According to Archaeology Department head Lucenida Carrion, these burials reinforce the suspicion that the site used to be a 1300-year-old cemetery that dates […]

30% of Peru visits are for holidays, recreation

09/07/2018

At least 1.2 million (30%) of the 4 million arrivals registered in Peru in 2017 comprised tourists who visited the Inca country for vacations, recreation, or leisure, and arrived at Jorge Chavez International Airport. According to the 2017 Foreign Tourist Profile report, crafted by PromPeru, 46% of the corresponding flights were included in a tourism […]