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Machu Picchu Closed Indefinitely Due To Civil Unrest In Peru

The world-famous tourist attraction Machu Picchu has been closed indefinitely because of ongoing protests in Peru. Entrance to the site, the Inca Trail Network, and rail services in the area have all been suspended by Peruvian officials. 418 visitors, including 148 foreign tourists, were stranded at the site for hours on Saturday but have since …

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Peru Facing Widespread Civil Unrest – Should You Cancel Your Trip?

This week, numerous protests erupted across Peru over an apparent democratic backsliding, leading to the removal of the sitting President, widespread civil unrest – including the storming of airports and cancellation of flights – and a 30-day state of emergency. With this in mind, many travelers are now wondering: is it time to cancel their …

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Peru Removes All Entry Rules And Finally Reopens Fully For Tourism

Peru Returns To Normal Tourism After 2.5 Years Of Restrictions After two and a half years with some of the strictest rules in the world, Peru has finally dropped all COVID-related restrictions, returning to normal tourism. Visitors will be able to travel freely to this South American nation once again. The state of emergency decree …

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We Just Hiked The Inca Trail To Machu Picchu: So Was It Worth It?

My Experience In One Of The World’s Most Popular Tourist Attractions There was no way we were heading to Machu Picchu and not doing the Inca Trail. The pretentious traveler in me wouldn’t allow it. The four-day trek is the stuff of bucket list dreams, and only seeing the old Incan Citadel wasn’t going to …

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CDC Moves 4 Destinations To High-Risk Category

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States recently updated its Travel Notice page and moved four countries in its COVID-19 Travel Recommendations section.  All countries were previously in “Level 2: COVID-19 Moderate”, but due to increasing cases in these locations, the agency is now considering these destinations as high risk. …

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Machu Picchu Finally Reopens To ALL Tourists Without Restrictions

Machu Picchu is now finally open once more to all tourists – without any Covid-19 restrictions in place. The Peruvian UNESCO World Heritage Site – named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007 – had previously had a series of strict Covid-19 regulations that travelers had to adhere to in order …

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Peru: COVID-19 Entry Requirements For Travelers

Peru is a popular tourism destination for Americans and travelers all over the world. Travelers are eager to trek the beloved Machu Picchu, dine on marvelous Peruvian cuisine, lounge on beautiful beaches, and enjoy their diverse culture.  Peru, like many other countries, had its tourism industry destroyed by the pandemic. Now, this exciting country started …

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Peru Removes 14 Day Quarantine For International Arrivals

Peru has announced they will drop the 14-day mandatory quarantine requirement that was implemented in January for travelers entering the country. The news comes in response to a slight decrease in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country. Peru has also suspended the PCR test requirement for traveling to national destinations, but it remains in …

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Peru Effectively Shuts Down Tourism With New 14-Day Quarantine Rule

Starting on January 4, 2021, the government of Peru will be reinstating the blanket 14-day quarantine for all passengers entering the country. The implementation of the 14-day quarantine for all arrivals comes from fear of new strains of the virus that originated from the UK and South Africa, that have now found their way into …

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