After the 7-month closure of all touristic activities in Peru due to the sanitary state of emergency, travelers can head to the land of the Incas in a safe way. Last Tuesday, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) granted a special seal in order to recognize Peruvian efforts to stand up and keep sharing its treasures with visitors worldwide. Peru got the Safe Travel Seal!
The Peru Safe Travels Seal
Traveling nowadays has an extra risk factor due to exposure to health-related hazards worldwide, however governments alongside organizations such as the WHO work together to plan effective measures to keep travelers safe and make these measures a reality. These efforts turned into the Safe Travel seal, a recognition to countries and destinations working for the implementation of recovery protocols in the tourism industry. Protocols include insurances, car rental, tour operations, attractions and airports. Although a 100% safe journey is not guaranteed, the Safe Travel seal is a sign of a safe place that can provide peace for your health and mind. Just as you want your vacation time to be.
Recovery Started in Machu Picchu
Several authorities such as the President of the Ministries Council, Walter Martos, the
Ministry of Tourism, Rocio Barrios, the Governor of Cusco Region, Jean Paul Benavente
among other important names involved in the achievement of this goal announced the
grantment of the seal in the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.
This award is the first step to give Peru and all the local tourism industry, with an important
share in Peruvian GDP, a boost of energy to recover millions of jobs and companies
including tour operators, hotels, restaurants and handcraft art shops. Most of them in a
View Peru and the Safe Travel seal
As innovation and responsibility are key values of View Peru, we are on our path to finish the implementation of health and safety protocols in each of our experiences.
Understanding the nature of a safe space for you to explore is important to select the right elements that match a luxurious glamping tour. We will be excited to launch our new trips for traveling fans!
Peru is the third country in South America awarded with the Safe Travel seal. The time to
start making your arrangements for better experiences next year is now. Do not hesitate to
trust your vacations to experts in elegance, safety and meaningful time. Contact us!