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Among all the mountains to visit in Peru, there is one that calls special attention to all visitors because of its stunning and magnificent colours: Rainbow Mountain (Vinicunca). But what most people don’t know is that here in the Andes, there is an alternative Rainbow Mountain: Palccoyo. But which one is better, Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain vs Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain? Stay tuned as we explain the pros and cons of each! For all...
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Is there anything that sounds more enchanting than a snow star festival? Especially when you know it’s held in Peru and comes with a healthy dose of dancing and fireworks. The Qoyllur Riti celebrations blend Catholic and Andean beliefs whilst invoking celestial spirits for what might just be the most colourful knees-up in South America. Each year, 100,000 pilgrims hike to Mount Sinakara to take part in the largest indigenous...
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Why not celebrate Easter in Peru? We give you the low-down on the fascinating and colourful Easter celebrations held across the country.
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11Travel in Peru
Preparing for a trek in Peru can seem daunting, but we've got you covered! Here are some of our top Peru travel tips.
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Packing for hiking can be tricky, especially for beginners who have no prior experience of what they might need out on the trails or among the mountains. How to pack for a hike or knowing the right backpacking essentials for longer treks often comes from experience – hence this post. Here at Apus Peru we know exactly what to bring hiking – and what you can leave behind. From safety...
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