Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Peru

Enjoy the live music and other features of Peru. This welcoming and romantic city is known for its skiing, mountain views and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Peru

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Peru has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Okemo Mountain Resort (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Bromley Mountain Ski Resort (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Viking Nordic Center (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Magic Mountain Ski Resort (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Stratton Mountain Resort (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Peru

Travelers enjoy Peru for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, March or January, when snowfall averages 18.65 inches and temperatures average 14°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Peru

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Peru is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lowell Lake State Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Emerald Lake State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Jamaica State Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Ball Mountain State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Lye Brook Falls (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)

Traveling to and around Peru

The nearest airport is in Springfield, VT (VSF-Hartness State), located 20.5 mi (33.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), which is 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Peru?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 321 holiday lettings near Peru. From 196 Houses to 45 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peru is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Peru?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 196 Houses in Peru. Our other popular types of Peru holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peru?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 55 holiday homes with pool available in Peru. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.