600,000 FOREIGN TOURISTS EXPECTED IN PERU BY THE END OF 2021

Theodore Slate -
Peru is expected to welcome 600,000 foreign tourists during the rest of 2021, according to projections of the Peruvian Association of Travel Agencies and Tourism (Apavit). The projection indicates tha ...

TOURISM IN PERU: MACHU PICCHU OPEN BUT WITH REDUCED CAPACITY

Tomas Haupt -
The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, a crown jewel of tourism in Peru, had to reduce its daily capacity a month after reopening due to the surge in deaths and COVID-19 cases in the country, according to ...

PERU FIGHTS AGAINST THE COMMISSION ON TIPS OF HOTEL WORKERS

Theodore Slate -
The National Chamber of Tourism of Peru (CANATUR) announced that the digital travel platform Booking.com considers introducing a commission on tips received by the hotel staff. ...

DOMESTIC TOURISM IN PERU EXPECTED TO GROW SIGNIFICANTLY

Laura Maudlin -
The National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur) projects that during 2022 tourism trips to the interior of the country will exceed 22 million. That would represent an increase of 50.68% over the previous ye ...

DOMESTIC TOURISM IN PERU REOPENS WITH A CAMPAIGN

Bill Alen -
Before the pandemic, domestic tourism in Peru was the third most important industry for the country’s economy, right behind mining and agriculture. While still severely impacted by the coronavirus, it ...