This classic Peru vacation allows you to experience the country’s beauty and indigenous heritage. High above the world, Lake Titicaca sparkles amongst desert mountains, and Machu Picchu is revealed through the misty cloud forest.
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights
Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 8 nights.
Economy flights for all sectors : Lima – Cusco, Juliaca – Lima
The following train journeys in the highest class available : Morning Vistadome train from Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu (duration approx. 1.5 hours), Afternoon Vistadome train from Machu Picchu to Cusco-Poroy (duration approx. 3.5 hours)
All activities as listed :
Lima: City Tour of Lima
Sacred Valley: Visit to Pisac Ruins and Ollantaytambo (Starts from Cusco)
Sacred Valley: Visit to Machu Picchu by Vistadome Train from Sacred Valley
Machu Picchu Pueblo: Re-entry to Machu Picchu with Wayna Picchu Climb
Cusco: Half Day Walking Tour in Cusco City
Puno: Included Activties at Titilaka Comprehensive Program
Puno: Visit to the Uros & Taquile or Amantani Islands in Private
All airport and hotel transfers
All activities specified in the itinerary, including entrance fees, accompanied by our tour guide
If your itinerary includes self-drive travel, then all such travel is included in a high quality rental car with full insurance, for an unlimited number of kilometers
Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
Fees and taxes
This listed price is based on two people sharing a double room. The price may vary due to the time of year you travel, the size of your group, and accommodation availability.
Peru’s capital city enjoys a great location directly on the Pacific coast and boasts of spectacular views, elegant neighborhoods, historical districts and a vibrant assortment of cultures.
City Tour of Lima Explore the highlights of Lima on this privately guided city tour as you gain insights into Peru and her capital. Stroll through the beautiful city center visiting the main square of Plaza Mayor, the Lima Cathedral, and the Government Palace and other historical attractions. (Duration 3 hours, if you have a preference for timing, please tell your travel consultant at the time of booking, otherwise our team will schedule the tour at the best available time. Private Activity.)
The Sacred Valley of the Incas (Valle Sagrado de los Incas) is reachable via Cusco, and links this erstwhile capital of the Incan Empire with the citadel in Machu Picchu.
Visit to Pisac Ruins and Ollantaytambo (Starts from Cusco) A full day privately guided tour that takes visitors from Cusco to the spectacular Sacred Valley of the Incas. Nestled on the banks of the Urubamba River, you will begin your tour in Pisac, exploring the villages extensive ruins, temple, hillsides and terraces before heading to Ollantaytambo in the afternoon. Here you find an attractive town of Inca origin with remarkable channels and stone streets where you will discover its impressive ceremonial centre and fortress that guarded the access from other parts of the valley. (08:00 to 18:00, Private Activity, Lunch Included)
Visit to Machu Picchu by Vistadome Train from Sacred Valley The most iconic archeological wonder of South America is yours to explore. Travel to the lost city of the Incas via Vistadome train before spending an afternoon at the sacred citadel with a private guide from Machu Picchu town. Learn about the human ingenuity required to construct the site and ponder its many mysteries. Marvel at the surroundings and soak in the wonders of this magical place, hidden amongst the green summits of the high Andean cloud forest. (06:30 to 18:00, Private Activity, Lunch Included)
The ruins of Machu Picchu are one of the most beautiful and enigmatic ancient sites in the world.
Re-entry to Machu Picchu with Wayna Picchu Climb If you are physically fit and want a postcard view of the citadel of Machu Picchu, then be among the first in the morning at the gate of Machu Picchu as you explore on your own the mountain opposite the ruins, Wayna Picchu. The trail is steep but worthwhile with great birds-eye views of the lost city and the surrounding peaks of the Andes. Because of the narrow trail and popular demand, there are only two timings allowed for the climb which must be booked in advance. Please let your travel consultant know if you’d rather do the climb from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. or 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. We recommend rising early to get the best views before the heat and the crowds arrive! (Independent Activity)
Cusco is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an amazing amalgam of an Inca capital and colonial city.
Half Day Walking Tour in Cusco City Discover Cusco’s heart and the secrets of the Incan Empire, where colonial flair and Incan culture combine to create a fascinating atmosphere. On this half day tour your private guide will take you to explore the Main Square and Cathedral, San Blas neighborhood, San Blas Church, Hatun Rumiyok, the market and Korikancha. (If you have a preference for timing, please tell your travel consultant at the time of booking, otherwise our team will schedule the tour at the best available time. Private Activity)
Puno lies directly on the banks of Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, and is located at 3,8 m above sea level.
Included Activties at Titilaka Comprehensive Program Take in the beauty of Lake Titicaca and the Altiplano as well as the rich and unique culture of the Uros and Taquile people during your stay at Titilaka. Select from a variety of activities that allow you to fully experience the region. On Lake Titicaca you can go kayaking or rowing in the waters near the hotel, go for a longer navigation to the Uros Islands, the famous floating man-made reed islands, and Taquile Island in the middle of the lake or appreciate the flora and fauna found around Chuchito Bay. In the Altiplano for the more active guests you can go biking or hiking to appreciate the natural beauty of your surroundings. Also take an excursion to the Sillustani Tombs on your way to or from the airport. Excursions can also be taken along the Aymara Archeological Route seeing the chullpas of molloco (Aymaran funeral towers) and other ruins or on the Colonial Route visiting the exquisite churches of Juli and Pomata or to the Copamaya community to learn about local textiles. For more detailed information on the activities offered as a part of the comprehensive program at the Titilaka hotel please visit their website: http://titilaka.com/en/the-experience/excursions.
Visit to the Uros & Taquile or Amantani Islands in Private Visit the floating islands of the Uros, located on the glittering waters of Lake Titicaca during this private tour. The Uros first fled from the Incans and then from the Spaniards, seeking refuge in the lake and creating their own islands made out of reeds. Discover how they adapted to living in the lake and then visit either Taquile or Amantaní islands which offer stunning views of the lake and are inhabited by a small, isolated indigenous group who offer a warm welcome into their simple homes. (07:00 to 17:00, Shared Boat, Private Guide, Lunch Included)