Peru named Best Global Destination of 2024 by National Geographic


For the second consecutive year, Peru has been named the best international destination at the National Geographic Traveler Readers' Awards 2024, outshining renowned competitors such as Egypt, Colombia, Morocco, and Uzbekistan.

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Maras in Cusco. Tour Sacred Valley

"Traveling to Peru is like entering a dream world," comments the prestigious magazine in the article announcing this year's winners.

The report highlights that the capital, Lima, with its rich and varied culinary offerings, serves as the ideal starting point to explore the country's wonders. From Lima, visitors can venture to stunning destinations such as Iquitos and Huascarán National Park, the Paracas Peninsula, Lake Titicaca, the Colca Canyon, and the mysterious Nazca Lines.

Special attention is given to the Cusco region and the iconic citadel of Machu Picchu, which the magazine recommends as "deserving a trip to its right," emphasizing its rich history and breathtaking architecture. This accolade is further enhanced by an extensive 18-page feature in National Geographic's issue number 288, which not only celebrates the beauty and diversity of the destination but also delves into the culture and traditions that make Peru a unique place in the world.

This award reaffirms Peru's status as a top-tier tourist destination, globally recognized for its unmatched cultural and natural heritage that continues to captivate and attract travelers from all corners of the globe.