Uncover centuries-old cultures and lost civilizations on this tailor-made Peru and Bolivia trip. Discover the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu and the colonial city of Cusco in Peru. Visit the floating islands of the Uros in Lake Titicaca and discover the sacred Incan island of Isla del Sol in Bolivia.
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.
Personalized Tour of Downtown 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 hrs; Private Activity & Transfers; Fitness level: Easy.)
Cusco is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an amazing amalgam of an Inca capital and colonial city.
City Tour in Cusco and Visit to Incan Ruins in a Group Discover Cusco’s heart and the secrets of the Incan Empire on a half-day tour with a small group. Here colonial flair and Incan culture combine to create a fascinating atmosphere. The highlights will include the Main Square and Cathedral, Santo Domingo Convent, Sacsayhuaman Fortress, and the Inca ruins of Qenko, Puca-Pucara and Tambomachay which you will visit as you enjoy the spectacular views of the surrounding Andean landscape. (13:30 to 18:00, Group Activity, Maximum 15 people)
Visit to Pisac Market and Ollantaytambo from Cusco in a Group On this full-day group excursion you will leave from Cusco in the morning to discover the spectacularly scenic Sacred Valley. Winding your way through the countryside where the crops appear to dress the mountains like carpets, you will arrive in Pisac where you can browse the many indigenous and artisanal products at the local market. In the afternoon you will head to the ancient town of Ollantaytambo to explore the highly developed architectural sense of the Incas. (09:00 to 18:00, Group Activity, Maximum 25 people, Lunch Included)
Machu Picchu (Part 1 of 2) – ‘The Voyager’ Train to Machu Picchu Pueblo Start your visit to the most iconic archaeological wonder of South America, taking the ‘Voyager’ Train in the evening from Ollantaytambo Station to Machu Picchu Pueblo where you will spend the night before your epic adventure continues the following morning.
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.
Personalized Visit to the Uros Islands Embark on a half-day private tour to visit the floating islands of the Uros, located on the glittering waters of Lake Titicaca. 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. Enjoy insights into the native traditions and find out how they adapted to their living conditions in the lake. (Private Activity; Time of the Day: 0900 – 1200 or 1400 to 1700 hrs, 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. )
Located on the shores of Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, Copacabana is the jumping off point to discover the sacred Incan island of the Isla del Sol, whilst the town itself is known for its traditional festivals and processions that take place throughout the year starting from its famous 16th Century shrine – the Basilica of Our Lady of Copacabana.
Set into a canyon and surrounded by snow capped peaks, Bolivia’s de facto capital La Paz, makes quite the impression with its cultural cauldron of tradition.
Visit to Copacabana and Sun Island from La Paz On a long but wonderful day trip with a private guide and driver, experience the sparkling waters of Lake Titicaca in Copacabana, Bolivia’s gateway town to the highest navigable lake in the world. Navigate in a private boat to the ‘Isla del Sol,’ the mystical Incan island and visit sites like the Staircase of Yumani (200 steps) and the Source of Eternal Youth while observing Andean agricultural systems, the cordillera of the high Andes and the majesty of the deep blue lake. Return for lunch in Copacabana and visit its 16th Century shrine, the Basilica of Our Lady of Copacabana, a Catholic holy pilgrimage site famous for its miraculous mestizo Madonna. (Duration: 12 hrs; Fitness Level: Easy-Medium; Please bring comfortable walking shoes, sun hat, and sunglasses)
La Paz City Tour Explore the fascinating city of La Paz with a private guide on this full-day tour. Visit the city’s most representative sites such as the Church of San Francisco, Plaza Murillo and government palaces, and the oddly fascinating ´mercado de brujas´ witches market. Walk the antique cobbled street Calle Jaen full of small eclectic museums. Continuing, reach The Andes district where craftspeople display the essence of Bolivian folklore. After lunch travel into the residential neighborhoods and meander the Valle de la Luna moon valley park which is made up of unique natural geological formations. Your private guide will go at your pace and tailor the experience to your wishes. (Full Day)
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation in one double room for 14 days / 13 nights.
Meals as indicated
Economy flights for all sectors :
Lima – Cusco
Cusco – Juliaca
The following train journeys in the highest class available :
Evening train ‘The Voyager’ from Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu (approx. 1.5 hours)
Afternoon Vistadome train from Machu Picchu to Cusco-Poroy (duration approx. 3.5 hours)
All activities as listed :
Lima: Personalized Tour of Downtown Lima
Cusco: City Tour in Cusco and visit to Incan ruins in group
Cusco: Visit to Pisac Market and Ollantaytambo from Cusco in Group
Cusco: Machu Picchu (Part 1 of 2) – ‘The Voyager’ Train to Machu Picchu Pueblo
Puno: Visit to Uros Islands
La Paz: Visit to Copacabana & Sun Island from La Paz
La Paz: La Paz City Tour
An air-conditioned vehicle with chauffeur for the activities specified in the itinerary
If your itinerary includes self-drive travel then all such travel comes with CDW insurance for an unlimited number of kilometers. For further details about the type of car please speak to your Travel Consultant.
All activities specified in the itinerary, including entrance fees, accompanied by your tour guide
All airport and hotel transfers as indicated above
Tips, additional meals and personal expenses
Travel, health and cancellation insurance
International airfare (from your home country to your destination and return)
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