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Festivities & events in Peru

Costumbres De Perú

Customs and traditions of Peru

November 25, 2023
Peru is a country with a rich history and cultural diversity that is reflected in its customs and traditions. Over the centuries, diverse racial influences…
Dia De La Pachamama

Pachamama Day August 1st

August 1, 2023
Since Inca times, the Day of the Pachamama has been celebrated, a practice that continues to this day in different Andean towns of Peru, Bolivia,…
Independencia Del Peru

July 28th Independence Day of Peru

July 11, 2023
Peru commemorates every July 28th the Independence of Peru, date in which Don Jose de San Martin declared as a free state and is one…
Julio Peru

What festivities are there in July in Peru?

July 11, 2023
Peru is characterized by having the most beautiful and unique tourist attractions, its variety of climate, species among others that we would not finish naming…

What festivities are there in February in Peru?

January 31, 2023
The month of February is characterized by having only 28 days, in which we will live every day full of colors and water; also known…
Todos Los Santos Web Da

All Saints' Day

December 24, 2022
The All Saints' Day is the tradition, never ceases to amaze the culture and folklore that characterize Peru, since every November there is a peculiar…
Semana Santa En Cusco Peru

Holy Week in Cusco, Peru

December 23, 2022
Religious festivals are very varied in Peru and are intrinsically linked to the sense of identity and culture of all Peruvians. Thus, multiple religious festivals,…
Fiesta De La Virgen Del Carmen De Paucartambo Foto: Andre Agurto / www.flickr.com

Feast of the Virgen del Carmen of Paucartambo

December 23, 2022
The Virgen del Carmen, affectionately called Mamacha Carmen by her faithful devotees, is a wooden sculpture representing the Virgin Mary carrying the baby Jesus in…
Peregrinación Al Señor De Qoyllur Rit'i

Pilgrimage to the Lord of Qoyllur Rit'i

December 23, 2022
The Lord of Qoyllur Rit'i, a syncretism of Andean and colonial religion, is a living example of the faith of hundreds of devotees who, year…
Navidad En El Perú

Christmas in Peru

December 21, 2022
Christmas is one of the moments of the year that in Peru and worldwide unites everyone in a warm and familiar atmosphere, a time full…
Fiesta De La Candelaria

Feast of the Candelaria

December 21, 2022
Peru is known for its cultural, artistic and religious richness; this time we moved to the city of Puno which is located over 3200 meters…
Machaq Mara Puno

Traditional Festivities in Puno

December 21, 2022
Puno is known as ''the Folkloric capital of Peru'' because it has a wide and rich variety of traditions, dances and customs, many of them…
Machaq Mara Puno

Traditional festivals in Puno

December 21, 2022
Puno is known as ''the Folkloric capital of Peru'' because it has a wide and rich variety of traditions, dances and customs, many of them…
Día Central Del Señor De Los Milagros


December 21, 2022
Peru is one of the countries that has demonstrated a great syncretism between the religious traditions imposed during the colonization period and the customs as…
Virgen De La Candelaria, Puno

Festivity of the Virgin of Candelaria

December 20, 2022
The festivity of the Virgin of Candelaria is one of the biggest festivities in Peru and America. This celebration is based in the city of…
Peregrinaciòn Señor De Huanca

The Lord of Huanca

December 20, 2022
The Lord of Huanca, whose sanctuary is located 48 km from the city of Cusco in the province of Calca, at 3100 meters above sea…
Día de la Pachamama

Pachamama Day | Payment to the Earth

December 20, 2022
The ''Pachamama'' goddess Mother Earth is a deity that is rooted in the deep thinking and feeling of many Peruvians for representing the feminine energy…
Festejo Carnavales

How are carnivals celebrated in Peru?

December 20, 2022
Carnivals is a festive time throughout Peru. A great celebration that is actually the result of festivities brought by the European conquerors and fused with…
Chiaraje, Cusco

Chiaraje in Cusco, fight that fertilizes the land

December 19, 2022
Every January 20th an ancestral custom called "Chiaraje in Cusco, fight that fertilizes the earth" takes place; this battle is performed by two sides of…
Aniversario De Lima

Anniversary of Lima, January 18th

December 19, 2022
The anniversary of Lima takes place on January 18, with various events and activities that are enjoyed virtually and in person, annually the activities are…
Festividades Del Perú

What festivities are there in January in Peru?

December 17, 2022
Visiting Peru in January will be one of the best experiences you will ever witness, but maybe you wondered what festivities are in January in…
Señor De Los Temblores, Cusco

The Lord of the Tremors Cusco

December 16, 2022
In Cusco many of its religious traditions are a sample of the cultural syncretism between European and Andean traditions. Thus, in Cusco there is the…
Niño Dulce O Niño Perdido Huancavelica

Festivity of the niño dulce or niño perdido, Huancavelica

December 16, 2022
The festivity of the Niño Dulce or Niño Perdido, Huancavelica is another of the great festivities that this region has and that some regions of…
Niño Occe Huancavelica

Party Child Occe, descent of kings Huancavelica

December 16, 2022
The party child Occe, descent of kings Huancavelica is a party that is made with a religious fervor of all Huancavelica, this celebration is made…
Marinera Peruana

National Marinera Contest

December 15, 2022
Every year this contest of Marinera Trujillo, one of the cultural manifestations of Trujillo also considered as the National Capital of the Marinera takes place…
Negritos De Huánuco

Presentation of the brotherhoods of the Negritos in Huanuco

December 15, 2022
Huanuco celebrates one of the biggest festivals in which they open with a presentation of brotherhoods of the negritos in Huanuco, a celebration that takes…
Año Nuevo En Perú

How is New Year's Day celebrated in Peru?

October 18, 2022
The New Year is a big event in Peru and worldwide. This celebration in Peru is accompanied by different additions of folklore and local culture.…
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Inti Raymi Festival in Cusco

October 7, 2022
Inti Raymi 2023 (Feast of the Sun) begins in June and Cusco celebrates the three most important celebrations of the year: Corpus Christi, Inti Raymi…
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