Around 6 thousand tourists chose Peru as New Years location.


Some 3 thousand visitors spent the New Year near the peace
and quiet of Machu Picchu. Around
the same amount preferred the sunny beaches of Mancora and Piura.
Peru Rail took 2.300 passengers up to the Inca ruins with
another estimate of 700 people on the Inca trail who all checked in to the various
places of Aguas Calientes.
The ones looking for sun went to the beaches of Manacora,
the hostel and hotel owners said that the year ended with great success since
all were fully booked most coming from the provinces of Lima,
Trujillo and Chiclayo.