Top events in Peru

March
07

After several smaller carnivals around the surrounding area, the Cusco Carnival brings them all together at the Plaza de Armas with the best...

April
02

Easter week is celebrated with religious processions in Lima and practically every other town and city of Peru. In the Andean towns, Easter is...

April
17

Pre-Inca traditions and beliefs mingle with Catholic worship in this popular celebration based on a miracle. In 1650, an oil painting of Christ on...

Peru Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
April
13
Maundy Thursday
Start date:
13 April 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
June
29
Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Start date:
29 June 2017
July
28
Independence Day Celebrations
Start date:
28 July 2017
End date:
29 July 2017
August
30
St Rosa of Lima Day
Start date:
30 August 2017
October
08
Battle of Angamos
Start date:
8 October 2017
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2017
December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2017
December
24
Christmas Eve (half day)
Start date:
24 December 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017