You can also indulge in a wide range of activities in the area, including mountain biking, whitewater rafting and, for those who prefer a little less physical exertion, fishing and horse riding.

Lake & River Fishing
There are many ideal locations in the Sacred Valley and Puno for lake fishing, and Rio Vilcanota is a good area for river fishing. Please contact our tour operator on arrival to find out about fishing locations and excursions.

Horseback Riding
The area surrounding Cusco is a wonderful setting for Horseback riding. Rides to the archaeological park area include Sacsayhuamán, Kenko and other important ruins, all the way to the district of Corao. The Sacred Valley is also an ideal location for riding. Day excursions are available. To find out more or to organize an excursion, please contact the hotel

Hot-Air Ballooning
Since 1988 a company based in Cusco, Globos de los Andes, has been running tourist hot-air balloon flights over the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Setting off in the morning from the community of Maras, 55 kilometres from the city of Cusco, balloonists take to the air and enjoy an unusual view of the Cusco countryside: its snowcapped peaks, several archaeological sites and main towns.The company also runs flights dedicated to bungee-jumping over the Cusco area, including the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuamán. Please contact the hotel to find out more.

Peru's folk healers draw on their knowledge of the past to cure their patients in ceremonies imbued with a mixture of traditional medicine, Catholicism and natural plant extracts, such as the San Pedro cactus.

Contemporary Andean weavers are heirs to a rich textile repertoire that goes back thousands of years. Weaving workshops, lectures by weavers and textile experts, and visits to Peru's leading collections of ancient textiles can be arranged.

The pre-Inca and Inca cultures of Peru created some of the most stunning artwork and monuments known to mankind. Visit Peru's major archaeological museums, slide lectures and visits to excavations in process, when possible.

Visit some of the best ecotourism destinations in areas like the pristine rainforests of Puerto Maldonado or the canopy walkway near Iquitos.

Tailor-made agriculture programmes can be arranged for specialised groups interested in the different variety of products exported to other countries, such as cotton, asparagus, mangoes, lucuma, etc.

Because of its tropical location and its large number of ecosystems, Peru is a birdwatcher's paradise. Customised birdwatching tours can be arranged.

Roughly 35,000 species of plants exist in the Peruvian territory; over 20,000 have been identified and the rest are endemic.

Information of Cusco
City Tour
Sacred Valley of The Inkas
Inka Trail
Sanctuary of Machupicchu
River Rafting
Archeological Park of Pikillacta
Nights in Cusco
Other Activities

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