Peru festivals, celebrations and festivities on May

When

Where

Description
1st week Cajamarca “Florecer” in Cajamarca.
1st week Ica Day of the “Pisco”: the Peruvian brandy. In Ica the tourist can visit the Tacama, Ocucaje, Vista Alegre, El Carmelo and other wine cellars.
1st week Junin “Señor de Muruhuay”. Great Pilgrimage to the Patron Sanctuary. Religious procession on flowers carpets. Fireworks, handicraft fair and open band concerts. The tourist can enjoy the beautiful landscapes.
1st Fortnight Junin Regional contest of the Peruvian Stepping horse in Concepcion – Huancayo.
1 to 5 Arequipa Patronal Feast of the Chapi Virgin. Great display of folks groups paying homage to the Virgin. Faithful people pilgrimage to the Sanctuary. Delicious food and typical drinks.
1 to 7 Arequipa Peruvian Nanin Runas Association.
2 to 4 Cusco “Cruz de Velacuy”. It is about the crosses vigil and adoration. In various churches folk groups stages the La Jurca customs scene and a great display of folk dances.
2 to 5 Puno Handicraft fair of “Alasitas”. The Fair of the “Alasitas” is carried out during the “Cross Feast” celebrations. This is an exhibition and sell of miniature handicraft. The “Ekeko” (small abundance idol) is a ceramic amulet which represents the success in business.
15 Cajamarca Saint Isidro Peasant.
2nd Fortnight Ancash Huaraz: In the White Mountain Range a safety and rescue course organized by the Guide House is taught at a national and international level.
3rd week Arequipa Touristic and Adventure week at Cotahuasi Canyon, the Sipia fall, Uscure Allancay and hot-spring waters.
23 Ayacucho Huamanga. Feast of Crosses: In addition to the traditional procession, the Scissors Dance is one of the most spectacular folk shows of the South Central part of the country.
31 to Jun 7 Ancash Week of the Alpinism of the “Callejón de Huaylas”. This is summer time in the mountains, recommended to practice this sport.

Create Your Dream Adventure

Contact us for a comfortable and personalized itinerary to Peru

Hotel Quality

(Optional. You may choose more than one)

Number of Travelers
Trip Length
Tentative or Set Travel Dates
Next 1/2
2/2

You also can write us at: travel@machupicchu.info

Packages start at USD$1,239 for our 4-day Cusco & Machu Picchu package (with domestic flights included.)
We specialize in complete travel packages that allow you to enjoy your travels while we handle the logistics.
Services are available as part of a full itinerary (3-days or more) including all hotels, tours and ground transportation.