Peru’s natural and manmade wonders are nominated in various categories in the 27th edition of the World Travel Awards. You have until September 24 to vote.
The global tourism industry is going through a trying period. And, like many industries, it faces the need to evolve in a more sustainable way to keep up with the changing social and environmental landscape.
Indeed, the most valued touristic attractions in Peru and elsewhere demand that we take care of them for future generations. It’s worthwhile to celebrate these attractions as we think and shape the future of travel.
The World Travel Awards is a renowned awards program that celebrates greatness in various sectors of the industry, voted by both industry professionals and travels. The awards are divided into world regions, with 67 categories in South America.
The categories range from destination-based to services provided by companies in each country. These are some of the categories Peru is nominated for:
- South America’s Leading Destination: Peru
- South America’s Leading Airport: Jorge Chavez International Airport
- South America’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2020: Machu Picchu, Peru
- South America’s Leading Beach Destination 2020: Máncora, Piura, Peru
- South America’s Leading Cultural Destination 2020: Peru
- South America’s Leading Culinary Destination: Peru
- South America’s Leading Whale Watching Destination
- South America’s Leading Luxury Train 2020: Belmond Andean Explorer or Belmond Hiram Bingham
To vote for the World Travel Awards, register here, you have until September 24 to cast your votes for Peru. Spread the word!
Cover photo: Mariano Mantel/Flickr
Now that you're here:
We're asking you, our reader, to make a contribution in support of our digital guide in order to keep informing, updating and inspiring people to visit Peru. Why now? In our near 20-year journey as the leading English-language source on travel in Peru, we've had our fair share of ups and downs-but nothing quite like the challenges brought forth in the first quarter of 2020.
By adapting to the changing face of the tourism and travel industry (on both local and international levels), we have no doubt we will come out stronger-especially with the support of our community. Because you will travel again, and we will be ready to show you the best of Peru.
Your financial support means we can keep sharing the best of Peru through high-quality stories, videos and insights provided by our dedicated team of contributors and editors based in Peru. And of course, We are here to answer your questions and help whenever you need us.
As well, it makes possible our commitment to support local and small businesses that make your visit an unforgettable one. Your support will help the people working in these industries get back on their feet once the world allows us to make our dream of enjoying everything Peru has to offer a reality again-from its mouthwatering gastronomy, thriving Amazon and archaeological wonders such as Machu Picchu.
Together, we will find a way through this. As a member of our community, your contribution, however big or small, is valuable.