TouchScreenTravels logo


Our Touch, your Travels…

This is a preview of the full content of our Peru’s Best app.

Please consider downloading this app to support small independent publishing and because:

  • All content is designed for mobile devices and works best there.
  • Detailed in-app maps will help you find sites using your device’s GPS.
  • The app works offline (one time upgrade required on Android versions).
  • All advertising (only present on Android versions) can be removed.

The app will also allow you to:

  • Add custom locations to the app map (your hotel…).
  • Create your own list of favourites as you browse.
  • Search the entire contents using a fast and simple text-search tool.
  • Make one-click phone calls (on phones).
iOS App Store Google Play

Peru’s Archeology In-A-Week

North to south, old to older

This archaeology-packed week will take you from the oldest city in the Americas, Caral-Supe, to the highlights of the Incan Empire, called Tahuantinsuyu.

  1. Arrive in Lima and visit Puruchuco and Mateo Salado.
  2. Drive north of Lima to visit Caral-Supe.
  3. Fly from Lima to Chiclayo to visit the Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum.
  4. Fly from Chiclayo to Cusco and visit the Qorikancha in Cusco.
  5. Visit Pisac and Ollantaytambo, take the evening train to Aguas Calientes and spend the night there.
  6. Visit Machu Picchu, then back to Cusco that night.
  7. Visit Sacsayhuaman and nearby sights in Cusco, then fly back to Lima.

Machu Picchu’s 5 Circuits

Routes around the ruins


The oldest city in the Americas


A green spot in the desert

Huaca Rajada

The Lord of Sipan

Mateo Salado

Pyramids from 1100AD


The gateway to Machu Picchu


Mysticism & archeology


Inca admin


The Sun Temple


Not really a fortress

Text © Heather Jasper

Image by Heather Jasper