Peru culinary tours

Peru, the South American country, is being boasted as a top class food destination by over 500 travel agencies in Europe, Americas and Asia, stated the Peruvian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies.

Peruvian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies' head Publio Santander told that these agencies boosts foodies from across the world to travel to Andean country to taste the top class Peruvian cuisine in capital Lima as well as other regions. Around fifty domestic firms is looking for gastronomic tourism of Peru before the world’s eyes by taking part in international events and fairs.

He added that there are several European travelers who arrive in Peru interested in learning more about the Peruvian cuisine. Likewise, he stated that that American tourists ask for several information regarding tourist circuits linked to national gastronomy.

In the meantime, the National Chamber of Tourism stated that between 70000 to 80000 foreign visitors goes Peru mainly for its food every year.

The World Travel Awards heads for Peru's capital Lima to make history for this is where the South and Central America Gala event will take place for the very first time on 20th July, 2013. The red carpet ceremony will take place at the place of the old Huaca Pucllana temple, which is in the central Miraflores district.