09:37 | Lima, Oct. 11.
Peru has been included in the “Top 20 Countries in the World” list of the Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 by prestigious U.S. magazine Condé Nast Traveler, Peru’s Exports and Tourism Promotion Board (PromPeru) has reported.
Peru is placed 14th in this category, which includes other emblematic destinations such as Italy, Sri Lanka, Portugal, and Japan, the leaders of this year’s list.
Additionally, Peruvian hotels, resorts, and trains have stood out in their respective categories.
According to PromPeru, these awards consolidate the country as a high-class destination for travelers.
Hotels, resorts, and trains
Hotel Paracas, a Luxury Collection Resort, Paracas and Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba ranked 3rd and 4th, respectively, in the Top 25 Resorts in South America.
The ranking included other Peruvian brands like Explora Valle Sagrado (11th), Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado (15th), and Aranwa Paracas Resort & Spa (25th).
Furthermore, 10 Peruvian hotels were among the Top 20 Hotels in South America. They include Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel (2nd), Inkaterra La Casona (5th), Titilaka (6th), Country Club Lima Hotel (8th), and Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel & Wellness (9th).
The list also includes Hotel B (11th), Palacio del Inka, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Cusco (13th), JW Marriott El Convento Cusco (14th), Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel (17th), and Belmond Hotel Monasterio (18th).
Finally, Belmond Andean Explorer (3rd), Inca Rail (6th), and Belmond Hiram Bingham (10th) stand out in the Top Trains category.
About Readers’ Choice Awards 2020
Year after year, Condé Nast Traveler readers around the world cast their votes, rating their experiences in the world’s best hotels, resorts, spas, countries, cities, islands, airlines, airports, trains, and cruise lines.
The 33rd Readers’ Choice Awards represent the first time that voters made their picks when almost no one was traveling, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
So, the names in this year’s edition are the ones that brought them comfort, that they still connected with long afterward, that got them through the months without travel.