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Best Peru Family Vacations: Cusco, Machu Picchu tours

If you’re in search of a family vacation like no other, but want to skip the hassle of organizing it yourself, then look no further! River Explorers create adventure filled trips designed with families in mind. From hotel and flight bookings to organizing transfers, River Explorers does it all for you. Whatever memories you want to build, you’ll be able to do so with one of our customized Peru family vacations!

Peru adventure family trips

Our adventure trips are planned carefully with your family’s safety as the first priority. These trips are fully customizable. 


From Lima to Machu Picchu

Lima, the capital city of Peru, is a popular starting point for families looking to explore the country’s rich history, culture, and natural wonders. From Lima, families can embark on exciting multi-day tours that take them to some of Peru’s most iconic destinations, such as Machu Picchu, the Amazon rainforest, and the Nazca Lines. These tours offer a mix of outdoor activities and cultural experiences that are perfect for families of all ages.  Check our more about our Machu Picchu tours for famiies

Girl walking in Cusco street

This packed adventure is suitable for kids from 7 years to more. Your vacation package has fun and most importantly safe activities such as river rafting, mountain biking and zipline while visiting some of the most iconic destination that Cusco region has to offer!

Pisaq ruins Sacred valley

Looking for a vacation that combines beach relaxation with cultural exploration?  Experience the wonders of Machu Picchu, the breathtaking beauty of the Sacred Valley, and the charming city of Cusco before kicking back on the stunning beaches of Mancora. 

In just 10 days, experience the best of our country From the ancient wonders of Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley and Cusco to the mysterious Nazca lines, the Ballestas islands and the breathtaking beauty of the Colca Canyon, your adventure will be filled with unforgettable experiences. 

With its stunning biodiversity and unique wildlife, the Tambopata region is an ideal destination for families who want to learn about the rainforest ecosystem and explore the outdoors spotting an array of wildlife such as monkeys, giant otters, and colorful birds.

River Rafting

Rafting tours for families in Peru offer a thrilling and unique way to explore our country natural wonders. With options suitable for all ages and skill levels, our family rafting tours promise an adrenaline-packed adventure that your whole family will never forget.


 Nestled in the stunning Andean mountains, Arequipa offers a beautiful setting for a thrilling white-water rafting experience. Led by expert guides, our family-friendly tours take you down the Chili and Majes rivers, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes and the chance to spot native wildlife. 


Cusco rivers offer some of the best white-water rafting in South America. Our expert guides will lead you down the beautiful Urubamba, Apurimac or the Yavero Rivers surrounded by breathtaking mountain views and lush vegetation. 


Looking for a thrilling family adventure near Lima? Look no further than our Cañete river rafting tours! Just a short drive from the city, the Cañete river offers a perfect setting for a fun and exciting rafting trip.


Experience the thrill of white-water rafting in the  rainforest on our family-friendly rafting tours. Led by experienced guides, our tours take you down the mighty river rapids, giving you an up-close view of the lush rainforest and its wildlife.

Enjoying rafting

Arequipa is also home to some of the best rafting experiences in the country, making it an ideal destination for families looking for adventure. Choose half to day tours in the Chili or Majes river

Running dow urubamba river

Explore Cusco’s natural beauty running rivers in the Andes and the rainforest. Our family-friendly rafting tours are suitable for children as young as four years old. We offer different section for each ability.

Cañete is the only River for radting near Lima. This river offer sections for all ages. This tours are combined with other activities such as mountain biking, the Ballestas islands, MTB and Zip line.

Breaking waves Apurimac

We offer families an opportunity to experience the beauty of the jungle, providing the opportunity to observe the local flora and fauna, as well as the indigenous communities that live along the riverbanks.

Mountain biking

Looking for an unforgettable family adventure? Why not try a mountain biking tour in Peru! Our country boasts some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world, including the Andes Mountains, desserts coasts and the Amazon rainforest. A family mountain biking tour is an excellent way to explore Peru’s natural wonders while enjoying a fun and active vacation.

MTB dowhill to Cusco

Arequipa mountain biking tours

Arequipa region has a different types biking trails to suit all levels of family mountain bikers, from beginners to advanced riders. We offer different sections in the Colca Cayon, Misty volcano and the Yanahuara and Sabandia rutes. Biking option available also in the Colca canyon.

Downhill mtb to Huchuy Qosqo

Cusco, is a popular destination for families looking for adventure. With its stunning mountain landscapes and rich cultural heritage, it offers a unique and exciting mountain biking experience for families of all ages. Choose half, full and multi-day biking tours.

Down hill train Lares 1 day

You’ll hike and bike through breathtaking mountain scenery, and even raft down exhilarating rapids in the rain forest. Along the way, you’ll visit cultural destinations like Cusco and the Sacred Valley, as well as marvel at the awe-inspiring Machu Picchu.

Biking down to Huchuy Qosqo Complex

our multi-active adventure tour, designed to introduce you to the hidden gems of Cusco. Get your adrenaline pumping with hiking in the Andes, biking through the jungle and rainforest, and rafting down exhilarating rapids. Availiable for kids from 11 years old

With us you get more than just a vacation

Tour Options

With options ranging from trekking and rafting to cultural immersion and wildlife spotting, there's something for every family to enjoy. We offer a wealth of exciting destinations and activities that are perfect for families of all ages.


We take pride in offering tours that are suitable for children as young as six years old. Our tours are carefully designed to include sections that cater to the age and ability of each participant, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all.


Peru's natural beauty is nothing short of breathtaking, and it offers families the perfect opportunity to disconnect from the daily routine and immerse themselves in a world of stunning landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders.

Cultural Immersion

Peru's rich history and diverse culture make it a fascinating destination for families looking to immerse themselves in a world of ancient traditions, colorful festivals, and delicious cuisine. Peru's cultural heritage is a treasure trove waiting to be explored.


Traveling to Peru with your family can be an unforgettable adventure, but it can also be expensive. However, we had careful planned a cost-efficient trips that doesn't compromise on fun or comfort making your vacation both affordable and enjoyable.

Safety First

At our company, safety is our top priority when it comes to our Peru family tours. We understand that traveling with your loved ones can be a daunting experience, which is why we take every measure to ensure the safety and well-being of our guests.

Know more about our family tour activities

Our family tours to Peru promises to be an exciting and unforgettable experience for everyone. From exploring ancient ruins to hiking through lush rainforests, biking down mountains and running rapids along different rivers, we offer a wide variety of activities that are perfect for your family. 


Our hiking tours in Peru are specifically designed for families who want to explore the country’s stunning landscapes and rich culture on foot. Our tours offer a range of hiking options available for families of different ages, levels of fitness and experience.


Boredom is not a word you’ll hear on our tours! Our active tours combine adventure with culture, making them the perfect destination for families.  Our tours promise to be a fantastic experience that will broaden your horizons and create lasting memories.

Mountain biking

Our biking tours are suitable for families with kids from 4 years old. These trails take you high up in the mountains, offering a thrilling descent. Don’t worry  if you cannot finish the entire tour, our support vehicles are always on standby to pick you up. 


Our excursions take place in exclusives lodges deep into the Amazon rainforest. We offer exciting activities such canopy tours, Piranha fish (catch and realease) discover new species, explore lakes and creeks, night walks, monkey search and a lot more.


Our lakes and lagoons and rivers, provide the ultimate water experience for your family. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, we’ll find an exciting water activity that suits your skill level. No matter your skill level, you’re guaranteed to have a wet and wild time!


Train to Machu Picchu
At River Explorers, we believe that the journey is just as important as the destination, that is why we offer a variety of transportation options to suit your needs. Whether you’re exploring the lush jungle, soaking up the sun on the coast, or traversing the majestic Andes, we’ll ensure that you have the best possible experience. Safety and comfort are our top priorities, which is why we use only the most reliable and high-quality transportation services available in Peru.

Tourist buses

Buses and and vans are meticulously chosen offering all the amenities you need to ensure a smooth and enjoyable journey.


Designed to handle even the most challenging terrain, our 4x4 vehivles are reliable, comfortable, and above all, safe.


Choose from three different categories of service, each tailored to meet the specific needs and preferences of our guests.

Touris buses

We only partner with the most reliable airlines, ensuring that your family have the peace of mind they deserve while enjoying their journey.


We take pride in offering mouth-watering meals that will even satisfy the pickiest eaters in your family. From traditional delicacies to scrumptious sandwiches, we have something for everyone.

Eating after a day tour

Our Destinations

Amazon jungle



Penguins Ballestas islands

Ballestas islands

Condor flying

Colca canyon

Netting Cusco


Qollas peru

Lake Titicaca


Window Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

Circular terraces Moray


Flying over the Nazca Lines

Nazca Lines

Pisaq terraces


Street of Ollantaytambo

Sacred Valley

Salt ponds Salineras

Salt ponds of Salineras

Llamas at rainbow mountain Peru

Rainbow Mountain

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