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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!

10 Best Tours from Cusco to the Sacred Valley

14 Jan
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10 Best Tours from Cusco to the Sacred Valley and Beyond
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10 Best Tours from Cusco to the Sacred Valley

Cusco, the former capital of the Inca Empire, remains one of the most popular tourist destinations in Peru. Thanks to its legacy of Inca occupation, which was followed by the brutal arrival of the Spanish who tried their best to wipe out the former inhabitants, the area surrounding Cusco is rammed full of fascinating archaeological sites.

Tours from Cusco span the full gamut of hiking adventures to the former Inca citadel of Machu Picchu to trips to explore historic ruins in the Sacred Valley and ancient, one-of-a-kind bridges. These are our ten favorites. the 10 Best Tours from Cusco to the Sacred Valley.
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Perfecte Peru Reisschema’s voor een week of tien dagen reizen

07 Dec
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Perfect Peru Itineraries for One Week or Ten Days Of Travel
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Perfecte Peru Reisschema’s voor een week of tien dagen reizen

Dankzij haar intrigerende Inca ruïnes, prachtige kustlijn en woeste bergen die je uitnodigen om wandelingen te maken heeft Peru alles in huis voor een geweldige reis of vakantie. Het maakt niet uit of je Peru bezoekt in één week of dat je langer blijft dan tien dagen: Wij hebben het perfecte Peru reisschema voor Peru!

 

Peru Reisschema 10 dagen

Met dit 10-daagse reisschema voor Peru is het mogelijk om eerst de pracht van Peru’s koloniale hoofdstad Lima te ontdekken, waarna je afdaalt naar het zuiden om wildlife te spotten bij de kust van Paracas. Vervolgens vlieg je over de mysterieuze Nazca-lijnen en zie je imponerende condors zweven boven de diepe kloven van de Colca Canyon. Vanuit hier ga je door naar de oude hoofdstad van het Incarijk Cusco, voordat je je reis afsluit bij het onvergetelijke zicht op de ruïnes van Machu Picchu. (more…)

Boleto Turístico de Cusco: infaltable para los viajeros en Cusco

06 Dec
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A must-have:the Boleto Turistico for Cusco Travelers
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Boleto Turístico de Cusco: infaltable para los viajeros en Cusco

Los viajeros que van a Perú y especialmente los visitantes a la Ciudad de Cusco (Perú), deben saber que muchas atracciones sólo se pueden visitar con el conocido “Boleto Turístico“. Este es un boleto para turistas, un boleto de entrada a diferentes lugares de atracción en Cusco y sus alrededores. Mejor que no te falte!

Por eso es realmente práctico, si quieres descubrir y visitar la bella ciudad de Cusco y sus alrededores, que tengas un boleto de este tipo. Si haces la reserva para un tour (por ejemplo el Tour por la Ciudad de Cusco o el Tour Valle Sagrado), este Boleto Turístico normalmente NO está incluido en el precio. (more…)

How to NOT be a Typical Tourist in Cusco

06 Dec
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How to NOT be a Typical Tourist in Cusco
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How to NOT be a Typical Tourist in Cusco

The beautiful city of Cusco received over 3 million tourists in 2018 and can thus call itself a booming tourist destination in Peru. In the city center you can visit many restaurants, cozy cafes, travel agencies and clubs to meet the needs of the travelers. However, this is not the life that the local people of Cusco live. The local life can be more intriguing, more authentic and best of all: it’s cheaper. This blog will help you to see Cusco through the eyes of the locals and will show you How to NOT be a typical Tourist in Cusco.

Ever Seen a Local Eating in the Historical Center of Cusco?

If you are traveling in Peru, you have plenty opportunities to eat and drink amazing Peruvian food. In the historical city center of Cusco you find amazing and trendy restaurants for different budgets. However, even in the cheaper places you find prices adjusted to the tourists instead of to the locals. Therefore, you won’t see many locals eating in these downtown restaurants. (more…)

Perfect Peru Itineraries for One Week or Ten Days Travel

29 Nov
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Perfect Peru Itineraries for One Week or Ten Days Of Travel
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Perfect Peru Itineraries for One Week or Ten Days Travel

With its dramatic ruined Inca fortresses, golden coastline and rugged mountains aching to be hiked, Peru has plenty to keep you busy on a backpacking trip or vacation. Whether you’re planning on spending one week in the country, ten days or more, we’ve got the perfect Peru itinerary for you.

Peru itinerary 10 days

With this 10 day Peru itinerary, it’s possible to explore the delights of Peru’s colonial capital, Lima, head down the coast to the wildlife reserve off the shores of Paracas, fly over the Nazca lines, watch Andean condors soaring over the Colca Canyon, explore the city of the Inca – Cusco – before dawn at the world-renowned ruins of Machu Picchu. (more…)

Wanneer is de beste tijd om Peru te bezoeken?

23 Nov
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When’s the Best Time to Visit Peru? A Month-By-Month Guide
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Wanneer is de beste tijd om Peru te bezoeken?

Een maand-tot-maand gids

Wanneer is de beste tijd om Peru te bezoeken? De beste periode om Peru te bezoeken is helemaal afhankelijk van welk deel van het land je van plan bent te gaan ontdekken. Peru kan opgedeeld worden in drie hoofd regio’s als het gaat om het gemiddelde klimaat: de kust, de Amazone jungle en het Andes gebergte, waar zich ook Machu Pichu bevindt.

Het is dus lastig om een korte uitleg te geven van het klimaat in Peru, door de grote variatie. Het totale oppervlakt van Peru beslaat ongeveer 1,285 miljoen vierkante kilometer, net iets minder dan de staat Alaska.

Er zijn opvallende verschillen in het klimaat en de temperatuur in de verschillende delen van Peru, waardoor er wel degelijk betere periodes zijn om een bepaalde regio te bezoeken.
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How much does a trip to Machu Picchu cost?

06 Nov
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How much does a trip to Machu Picchu cost in 2018?
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How much does a trip to Machu Picchu cost?

It can be confusing piecing together information on the internet to work out exactly how much a trip to Machu Picchu costs. Whether you plan to visit the Inca citadel of Peru independently, or are looking to get an idea of how much different tours, such as the Inca Trail or other hiking routes to Machu Picchu cost, we’ve put together this guide to help you figure it out.

Know before you go: Traveling to Machu Picchu

How far is Machu Picchu from Cusco?

The Cusco to Machu Picchu distance is only 75 kilometers as the bird flies. However, in practice, it’s a lot more complicated than this, as there are no roads that directly lead to Machu Picchu. Instead, you can arrive by train or on foot. (more…)

El itinerario ideal para 5 días en Cusco

06 Nov
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The Ultimate 5 day Cusco Itinerary
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El itinerario ideal para 5 días en Cusco

 

¿Viajas a Perú este año?

Entonces esto es para ti! Este itinerario ideal para 5 días en Cusco te va a encantar. Te permitirá experimentar la hermosa ciudad de Cusco al máximo.

 

¿Qué hacer en Cusco?

Cusco, la puerta de entrada a Machu Picchu, lo tiene todo: cultura e historia, naturaleza y sitios arqueológicos, tours de aventura, restaurantes, cafés y tiendas. Hay algunos hostales para mochileros muy agradables y hermosos hoteles de lujo que son ideales para su estadía en Cusco. En este artículo, el itinerario ideal para 5 días en Cusco, encontrará la información que necesita para planificar el viaje perfecto durante las vacaciones que se adhiere a su presupuesto. (more…)

19 Things To Do for Christmas in Cusco

04 Nov
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19 Things To Do for Christmas in Cusco
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19 Things To Do for Christmas in Cusco

If you are looking for something different for the Christmas holidays this year, a Christmas vacation in Peru could be just perfect for you! Christmas in Peru, as in other South American countries, is a unique experience. It´s probably very different than you are used to, with many new things to see and do!

Christmas in Cusco

On the days before Christmas, the beautiful town of Cusco will become the vibrant center of celebrations for both tourists and Andean people, who maintain many traditions and customs of the Quechua people. Cusco is an ideal spot for travelers, with an impressive infrastructure of hotels, cafes, restaurants and so on. Soak up the Cusco Christmas spirit and enjoy a magical Christmas time in Peru with our 19 Things to Do for Christmas in Cusco. (more…)

Lo más destacado del “Inca Jungle Trek” a Machu Picchu

25 Sep
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Highlights of the Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu
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Lo más destacado del “Inca Jungle Trek” a Machu Picchu

Anna asistió a las clases de español en la escuela de espanol AMAUTA en Perú y participó en el programa Español y Excursiones que AMAUTA ofrece en colaboración con Dos Manos Perú Travel. Anna tiene 31 años de edad y trabaja en Berlín. Una parte de su programa fue el “Inca Jungle Trek”, una caminata de 4 días por la selva peruana a la Ciudad Inca de Machu Picchu.

En este blog, ella comparte sus experiencias y recomendaciones con las personas que desean combinar esta caminata a Machu Picchu con otras actividades de aventura y de mucha adrenalina en el Perú. A continuación encuentras el diario del día a día y los puntos más importantes de esta maravillosa caminata a Machu Picchu.
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