Local name of the country : Perú
Languages : Spanish and indigenious languages (Aymara, Quechua)
For more information :
Hiking & Trekking : Inca Trail (5 days), Short Inca Trail, Salkantay Trek,Cordillera Huayhuash & Santa Cruz Trek (Huaraz), Ausangate Trek, Cotahuasi Canyon (Arequipa), Choquequirao & Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu (Cusco), Lares Trek, The Vilcabamba / Espíritu Pampu Trek, Huayhuash Circuit Trek ; Salkantay Trek, Kuelap, Catarata de Gocta and Vira Vira Trek (Chachapoyas), Santa Cruz Trek, Alpamayo Base Camp trek
Peru by Local : Cusco Tours, Alternative Treks, Inca Trail, Rainbow Mountain Treks
Local Trekkers Peru : Inca Trails
Enigma : operate at all times in a manner sensitive to and supportive of Peru’s amazingly rich but extremely delicate natural and social environments. We are deeply dedicated to this aspect of our operations, and our Responsibility and Sustainability Strategy is fundamental to our overall philosophy. Inca Trail to Machupicchu or the Salkantay Trek or expeditions to Vilcabamba and Espíritu Pampa.
Llama Path : offers treks as little impact as possible. Classic Inca Trails & Alterntive Treks
Peru EcoCamp : offers the first private sustainable luxury glamping experience (examples : Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu 8 days, Choquequira to Machu Picchu 7 days), that will bring you in close contact with Andean culture, thanks to our experienced guides. This ecological adventure will take you hiking along the Salkantay trail, across pristine mountainsides while sighting condors, passing Glacial Lakes like Humantay, picturesque villages, and ancient Inca citadels like Machu Picchu.
Weyki Trek : is a 100%, Peruvian company offering Medium & Short Treks, Inca Trails & Cusco Tours. International certifications ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
Alpaca Expeditions : 100% local company which offers Inca Trail Treks, Alternative Treks and Tours by Train.
Action Peru Treks : Machu Pichu Treks in all Peru
Salkantay : Treks & Expeditions Specialist. Inca Trail, Humantay Lake Tours & Alternative Treks
Sun Gate Tours : is ISO 9001: 2015 certified and a Rainforest Alliance and TourCert Certified company, offering Inca Trail Tours & Machu Picchu Tours.
Tierra Latina : is a tour operator specialiste of South America. They offer a true immersion in touch with the local population.
Places to stay :
Inka Terra : Respect towards authentic cultural, social and environmental values and respect for the rights of actors involved in BioTrade activities
Ancash (Village World Label) : The Hof Hostel
Ica (Village World Label) : Wasipunko Ecolodge
Cuzco (Village World Label) : Amaru Lodge
Arequipa (Village World Label) : Casa Las Flores
Chicha : ritual sacres drink
Cultural characteristics :
Some words to learn :
Holà / Buenas / Buenos dias – Hello / Good morning
Buenas tardes – Good evening
Lo siento – Excuse me
Me llama … – My name is …
Hablas Ingles ? – Do you speak English ?
Si – Yes
No – No
Gracias – Thank you
Buenas noches – Good night
Adios / Que te vaya a bien – Goodbye
Uno – One
Dos – Two
Tres – Three