Sylwia Travel Peru

What you can see and do in Peru during the only one day?

Check here how our TEAM was able to utilize one of the eight days in Peru! Eight days, it’s kind of a lot, but if you want to explore a country like Peru, it’s a little too less. Because the country is expansive and varied, because has a very rich history, because its...
Ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru, Cusco

Some words about Lost city of the Incas Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu – “Lost city of the Incas”, known also as “Old Peak” is the main destination for many tourists visiting Peru. The city was built in the 15th century during the reign of one of the greatest sovereign of Pachacuti (1438-1471) and was...
Biking tour near Cusco

Mountain biking tour to Maras and Salineras near Cusco

Mountain biking tours are very famous in Cusco region. There are different levels of mountain biking tours here, and for sure everyone will find something interesting. Very popular are for example bike tours to Moray, Maras and Salineras, which are very interesting places to...
Pikillaqta near Cusco, huge ruins of Wari culture

Pikillacta ruins near Cusco as an example of Wari culture

Peru is famous of the archaeological places from Inca times. But there are also other ruins worth to explore here, from the times before Inca Empire. As one of the good examples it should be mentioned about the Pikillacta or Pikillaqta ruins of Wari culture. Pikillacta, which...
Trekking Choquequirao

How to organize Choquequirao trekking in Peru in 3 days

Choquequirao – amazing ruins of Incas situated in the region of Cusco, Peru. It is a great alternative in relation to the famous Machu Picchu, because is not so crowded and for some even more spectacular. More about general information about this unique place in my article...
Inca ruins Choquequirao

Choquequirao ruins as a beautiful places to visit in Peru

Choquequirao (Chuqik’iraw or Chuqi K’iraw) is a complex of ruins built by the Incas in XV and XVI century. The complex covers an area of 1800 hectares, but only around 30-40% of the ruins excavated. Still a significant part of the ruins is covered with flora in a way...
Ollantaytambo to Inti Punku

Tips about horse riding and trekking from Ollantaytambo to Inti Punku

Ollantaytambo is a small but very lovely town, full of positive energy, situated in the Sacred Valley of the Incas (Vale Sagrado de Los Incas). A lot of people pass it every day in the way to Machu Picchu. Only some of them decide to stay here for more than one day. What a pity,...

How to organize Ausangate trekking?

Trekking around Ausangate mountain is definitely one of the most spectacular treks in Cuzco region. It is a circle around a beautiful snow-covered peak Ausangate (6,384 m.a.s.l.), full a spectacular landscapes, lamas, alpacas, lakes and beautiful colourful mountains. The best...
Bike adventure near cusco

How to organize bike adventure tour in Cusco

Do you love adventure and bikes? Would you like to see much more in definitely shorter time? One of the best options will be bicycle trip. Check our tips about how to organize bike adventure in Cusco region. What you need to know before starting bike adventure tour? First: Peru...
horse riding adventure near cusco

Where you can organize horse riding adventure near Cusco?

Horse riding near Cusco can be a great alternative for the first days of you travel in high attitude parts of Peru. Cusco definitely is the most popular city in Peru. Every year a lot of tourists come here to visit  famous Machu Picchu. Most companies recommend for visitors take...
Trekking to Maukallaqta ruins

How to organize trekking to Maukallaqta ruins near Cusco

Cusco is a perfect place as a base for organizing trekking adventures. There are a lot of hiking possibilities around. Some trekkings are better, faster, safer and just more comfortable to organize with a tourist company, but there are also some which you can organize on your...
Juice on San Pedro market in Cusco

What you can find on San Pedro market in Cusco?

There are a lot of very intersting things to see in Cusco city. One of that kind of places is San Pedro market (Mercado Central de San Pedro). This market is famous  not only among the local community but also among tourists. If you will have some free time, do not miss the...