Running in Peru

Why trail run in Peru

Trail running in Peru allows you to experience the diverse and stunning landscapes of the Andes mountains and the Amazon rainforest, while also immersing yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the Inca civilization.

When to trail run in Peru

The best time to trail run in Peru is during the dry season, which falls between May and September. This period offers the most stable weather and the least chance of rain.

Popular trail running cities in Peru

Cusco, Machu Picchu, and Huaraz are some of the most popular trail running destinations in Peru.

Run experiences in Peru

Run adventures in Peru

Amazing Running Tours – Peru – This 9-day running adventure will introduce you to ancient ruins, Peruvian culture, and breathtaking scenery before you finish with a run to one of the new Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu, to delve even further into the ancient Inca ruins.

Runcation – Run to Machu Picchu

Strive Trips – Running To Machu Picchu – Combine challenging, beautiful runs throughout Peru’s Sacred Valley with cultural experiences at famous artisan markets, an Inca citadel, hot springs, and, of course, a day at Machu Picchu.

Run retreats in Peru

Aire Libre – Sacred Valley – During this 8-day running retreat in Peru, you’ll be immersed into one of South America’s most ancient cultures as you explore the Andean Mountains, the Highlands of the Sacred Valley, and spend a full day at Machu Picchu gazing with a special guided visit to its citadel.

Peru run travel in 2023

See which run adventures and run retreats have been officially scheduled for Peru in 2023.

Bucket list trail races in Peru

The Inca Trail Marathon, the Ausangate Trek, and the Cordillera Blanca Trail Races are some of the most sought-after trail races in Peru for the adventure seekers and trail runner enthusiasts.

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