Peru Tourism Articles & Analysis

Chapter | Tourism from The Report: Peru 2017

Thanks to its unique historic and cultural offering, including one of the world’s most exciting cuisines, Peru is the fastest-growing tourism destination in the region. International tourism inflows rose by 7.7% in 2016, according to the “Economic Impact 2017 Peru” report by the World Tourism and Travel Council (WTTC), posting faster growth than anywhere else in the Americas, and above the...

Over the last two decades Peru has been one of the fastest-growing economies in the region. Remarkably resilient to global headwinds, positive GDP growth has continued despite the end of the commodities boom. Yet the growth rate has slowed and the initial impetus of a first wave of structural reforms has faded. The question now is whether the current administration can address problems, implement further reforms and re-accelerate the economy.

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Las inversiones en campañas de mercadeo y los esfuerzos llevados a cabo en alcanzar nuevos acuerdos en el sector de la aviación parecen estar dando sus frutos para el sector turístico peruano, el cual ha experimentado un crecimiento importante tanto en ingresos como en número de visitantes extranjeros.

 

Thanks to its unique historic and cultural offering, including one of the world’s most exciting cuisines, Peru is the fastest-growing tourism destination in the region. In January 2017 the country once again appeared on several go-to destinations lists, including Bloomberg’s “Where to go in 2017”, while The New York Times also...

 

What specific steps are being taken to overcome airport capacity limitations?

 

In 2015 more than 19,000 Chinese tourists visited Peru, an increase of 16% over 2014, making China the third-largest source market of Asian tourists to the country. In December 2015 Peru won the “Best New Potential Destination” award from Best Travel Media, the official media outlet of the China Association of Travel Services, a signal of the...

Over the last two decades Peru has been one of the fastest-growing economies in the region. Remarkably resilient to global headwinds, positive GDP growth has continued despite the end of the commodities boom. Yet the growth rate has slowed and the initial impetus of a first wave of structural reforms has faded. The question now is whether the current administration can address problems, implement further reforms and re-accelerate the economy.

Para transformar el turismo en un sector más inclusivo y generador de empleos, el gobierno peruano está enfocándose en la eliminación de visados, mejoras aeroportuarias y en el incremento de la conectividad con otros hubs de aviación importantes de América Latina y la región APEC, la cual incluye a 21 Estados miembros de la costa del Pacífico incluyendo al Perú.