Peru and GMO’s: Protecting Peru’s Biodiversity

Peru and GMO’s: Protecting Peru’s Biodiversity

Perhaps another perk to Peru travel is the ten-year ban on GMO crops and foods. Beginning in 2012, the ban was put into effect to prohibit the import, production and use of genetically modified organisms in Peru. The law provides for a fine in the millions of nuevos soles (Peru’s national currency) and the seizure

Kuoda Travel Receives ‘Stride Preferred’ Designation

Kuoda Travel Receives ‘Stride Preferred’ Designation

We are happy to announce that Kuoda Travel was recently selected as a Stride Preferred Operator on leading tour and reviews marketplace, Stride Travel. Stride is the largest reviews site for tours and adventure trips with reviews on itineraries and tour operators. The selection of Kuoda Travel as a Stride Preferred operator supports our rigorous

Insider Access Series, Part 5: Culinary Experiences in Peru

Insider Access Series, Part 5: Culinary Experiences in Peru

Welcome to our 5-part blog series featuring some of Peru’s most exclusive, authentic, and unheard-of travel experiences handpicked by our team of Kuoda Travel Designers. Many of these experiences are exclusive to Kuoda travelers, as we pull on our local connections and intimate knowledge of Peru to create something special and unique for your once-in-a-lifetime

Insider Access Series, Part 4: Archaeology & Nature Tours in Peru

Insider Access Series, Part 4: Archaeology & Nature Tours in Peru

Welcome to our 5-part blog series featuring some of Peru’s most exclusive, authentic, and unheard-of travel experiences handpicked by our team of Kuoda Travel Designers. Many of these experiences are exclusive to Kuoda travelers, as we pull on our local connections and intimate knowledge of Peru to create something special and unique for your once-in-a-lifetime

Insider Access Series, Part 3: History & Culture Tours in Peru

Insider Access Series, Part 3: History & Culture Tours in Peru

Welcome to our 5-part blog series featuring some of Peru’s most exclusive, authentic, and unheard-of travel experiences handpicked by our team of Kuoda Travel Designers. Many of these experiences are exclusive to Kuoda travelers, as we pull on our local connections and intimate knowledge of Peru to create something special and unique for your once-in-

Insider Access Series, Part 2: Experience Local Life in Peru

Insider Access Series, Part 2: Experience Local Life in Peru

Welcome to our 5-part blog series featuring some of Peru’s most exclusive, authentic, and unheard-of travel experiences handpicked by our team of Kuoda Travel Designers. Many of these experiences are exclusive to Kuoda travelers, as we pull on our local connections and intimate knowledge of Peru to create something special and unique for your once-in-

Insider Access Series, Part 1: Luxury Peru Tours

Insider Access Series, Part 1: Luxury Peru Tours

Welcome to our 5-part "Insider Access" blog series featuring some of Peru’s most exclusive, authentic, and unheard-of travel experiences handpicked by our team of Kuoda Travel Designers. Many of these experiences are exclusive to Kuoda travelers, as we pull on our local connections and intimate knowledge of Peru to create something special and unique for

5 Reasons Why Chachapoyas Should Be On Your Bucket List!

5 Reasons Why Chachapoyas Should Be On Your Bucket List!

For a truly off-the-beaten-path experience on your custom Peru tour, the ancient city of Chachapoyas fits the bill and then some. It once served as the home base for the Chachapoyas culture, an ancient civilization also known as the “Cloud People.” Their majestic ruins of Kuelap still stand in the remote and isolated area of

Chaccu: A Ritual to Protect the Threatened Vicuña

Chaccu: A Ritual to Protect the Threatened Vicuña

Wild, graceful, and government protected, the vicuña is the ancestor of the domesticated alpaca. If your private tour of Peru includes a trip into the high alpine areas of the Andes, you are sure to catch a glimpse of these wild and beautiful South American camelids. They are small with golden-hued fur that produces small