Prices are in USD and exclude international flights
Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 13 nights.
Economy flights for all sectors : Lima – Iquitos, Iquitos – Lima, Lima – Cusco, Cusco – Lima – Tumbes, Tumbes – 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
Iquitos Cruise: Included activties at Aqua Expeditions Cruises
Sacred Valley: Visit to Pisac Ruins and Ollantaytambo (Starts from Cusco)
Sacred Valley: Visit to Chincheros Town, Maras Salt Mines and Moray Ruins
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
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.)
Bear witness to one of the most diverse natural landscapes in the world – the Peruvian Amazon rainforest! Enjoy the innumerable species of flora and fauna amidst the peaceful solitude of the rainforest, as you cruise through the partly impassable labyrinth of the jungle terrain aboard a luxury cruise liner! Let your senses be lulled by the peace instilled by the gurgling waters of the Amazon, night sounds of the jungle and the tranquil solitude.
Included activties at Aqua Expeditions Cruises Explore the Ucayali, Yanallpa, Dorado, Puinahua, Pacaya Rivers and rainforests. Go piranha fishing, trek into the dense jungle in search of Amazon wildlife and birds on night safaris and guided trips through Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve, visit local villages and learn about wildlife preservation efforts in Peru’s Amazonia. For more detailed information please visit http://www.aquaexpeditions.com/luxury-cruise-vacations/aqua-amazon-cruises/
Day 5 - 6
Arrival of the cruise at 1330. Visit Manatee rescue centre and take a shared transfer to airport
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 Chincheros Town, Maras Salt Mines and Moray Ruins On this full-day privately guided excursion you will visit the beautiful colonial town of Chincheros as well as the spectacular Incan sites of Maras and Moray. Start your morning at the fascinating Maras Salt mines which feature more than 100 small pools fed by a salt-water mountain spring that is interconnected by channels. It still remains in use today by the community and represents an important income for numerous families in the area. In the afternoon, you will head along a dirt road towards another typical Andean village called Moray; famed for being an Inca agricultural experimental center. Both these ancient sites and your visit to Chincheros, will take your breath away and leave you fascinated by the mysteries of the Incan civilization. (From 09:00 to 17:00, 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)
Soak up the rays, sip on a Pisco sour and watch the sunset over the ocean! This popular beach destination in the north of the country is a place with two faces: the centre of town draws a young surfer crowd and the main street feels like a permanent party, but head to the beaches further south and you’ll find a laid back, relaxed vibe perfect for those looking for some peace and tranquility in Peru.