Travel Peru: Tips, Tours, Reviews

Travel in Peru, Argentina or anywhere else in South America and DOS MANOS TRAVEL AGENCY will be your trusted guide. We are specialists in adventure tours and treks in Peru, including Lima City Tours, Sacred Valley and Amazon jungle excursions and an official Inca Trail operator to visit the famous Inca site of Machu Picchu. Also when you plan to travel to Argentina we can arrange for an unforgettable holiday including the breathtaking Iguazu Falls and exciting city of Buenos Aires and have years of experience organizing roundtrips to multiple other destinations such as the Galapagos Islands, Cancun and Rio de Janeiro. Our TRAVEL BLOG is constantly updated with insider tips, maps, photos and travel stories submitted by travelers just like you! A world of opportunity and adventure awaits you!

Semana Santa in Cusco & Special Sacred Valley Tour

22 Mar
Semana Santa in Cusco & Special Sacred Valey Tour
Tuesday March 22, 2016 - Posted by

Semana Santa has already started in Cusco, it actually kicked off yesterday with Domingo de Ramos, Palm Sunday. or Domingo de Ramos with the traditional blessing of the palm at the Plaza de Armas early in the morning.

The entire Holy Week is filled with celebrations and processions. It is an important week for the catholic society in which they remember the death and resurrection of Jesus. And in Cusco this celebration is also associated with “El Señor de los Temblores” or Lord of the Earthquakes, protector of the city.

Then Holy Monday or Lunes Santo is the main day in Cusco, today is the day of the procession of the Lord of the Earthquakes. The statue is taken out of the church for the public to adore and to thank him for his protection. (more…)

New! Immerse Yourself in the Roots of the Andes

04 Mar
New! Immerse Yourself in the Roots of the Andes
Friday March 04, 2016 - Posted by

Get a glimpse of daily life in Peru with one of our community based tours in the Cusco area. During one of our immersion trips, you are in direct contact with indigenous or local families, venturing into their day-to-day lives!
One of our most popular options is to the communities in the Potato Park, nearby Pisac, located at approximately 30 kilometers from Cusco.

Being of natural heritage, the Potato Park is part of an ecotourism program for travelers. Tourists can come and fully immerse themselves in the world of the local communities and the native potato. Visitors enjoy the amazing scenery and adventure through a circuit of trails; but they will also learn about and try typical Andean dishes from the “Papa Marka” restaurant, and learn from the local guides about the ecosystem and natural heritage of the site.