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Duration: 6 Days

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Welcome to Enchanting Cities, Natural Wonders, and Inca Marvels

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Peru with our comprehensive tour. Begin your adventure with a warm welcome in Lima, where you’ll delve into the city’s rich history during the captivating City Tour. Next, set sail to the stunning Islas Ballestas and experience the enchanting beauty of the Oasis of Huacachina. Continue your exploration in Cusco, where the City Tour unfolds the tales of ancient civilizations. Traverse the sacred Valle Sagrado de los Incas and reach the iconic Machu Picchu, marveling at its awe-inspiring architecture. This tour promises a seamless blend of cultural discovery, natural wonders, and the legacy of the Inca Empire.

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Highlights
  1. Immerse yourself in Lima’s vibrant history and architecture during the City Tour.
  2. Cruise along the Islas Ballestas to witness diverse marine life and striking coastal landscapes.
  3. Experience the thrill of sandboarding in the Oasis of Huacachina.
  4. Uncover the secrets of Cusco’s past through the Bienvenida and City Tour.
  5. Stand in awe of Machu Picchu’s ancient splendor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Peru + Lima City Tour:

Upon arrival at Jorge Chávez International Airport, we extend a warm welcome and transfer you to your hotel for a brief rest.

In the afternoon, embark on a journey through the Ancestral, Colonial, and Modern dimensions of Lima. Explore key landmarks such as the “Huaca Pucllana” Pyramid, the Historic Center, Plaza Mayor, the Government Palace, and more. Discover the treasures within the Museum of the Central Reserve Bank and the San Francisco Monastery, including its renowned catacombs.

Wrap up the day’s itinerary in the Contemporary Zone, taking in the sights of El Olivar de San Isidro, Miraflores, Larcomar, and the Love Park.

Day 2: Ballestas Islands + Huacachina Oasis

Departing from Lima at 5:00 in the morning, we embark on a journey to the charming resort town of Paracas, where the tranquility of the sea awaits. Our thrilling offshore excursion will take us to the Ballestas Islands aboard motorized vessels equipped with all necessary safety measures. En route to the islands, we’ll witness the renowned and monumental geoglyph known as “El Candelabro,” an ancient guano extraction port, and a diverse congregation of sea lions, Humboldt penguins, and other fascinating marine species.

In the afternoon, our journey continues to Ica, where we embark on the Pisco route. You’ll gain detailed insights into the artisanal process of crafting Peruvian wine and Pisco, a tradition dating back to 1856. At the same location, you’ll have time to enjoy lunch (on your own). Our next destination is the Huacachina Oasis and its surroundings. Those seeking an adrenaline-filled experience can venture into dune buggies across the Ica dunes and enjoy one of the most astonishing activities in Ica, sandboarding.

Later, we will commence our journey back to the city of Lima.

Day 3: Welcome + Cusco City Tour

Early transfer to Jorge Chávez International Airport for your flight to Cusco. Upon arrival, our team will take you to the designated hotel, where you’ll have free time to rest and have lunch on your own. At 13:00 hours, we’ll embark on a day of discovery, visiting the Cusco Cathedral and Qorikancha.

Later, we’ll explore the Archaeological Park of Sacsayhuamán, Q’enqo, and Tambomachay, concluding around 18:30 hours. Afterward, we’ll return to Cusco for you to enjoy your accommodation.

Day 4: Sacred Valley of the Incas + Aguas Calientes

Commencing the day at 06:45 hrs., our guide will pick you up to head northeast of Cusco for 40 minutes to Chinchero, a city with Inca influence and agricultural activity. We’ll explore the colonial church built upon Inca temples and enjoy local crafts. Next, we’ll visit the experimental circular platforms (andenes) of Moray and the Maras Salt Mines. After lunch in Urubamba, we’ll travel by train to Aguas Calientes. Upon arrival, the hotel will welcome you, and after a short break, you’ll receive details about the exciting Machu Picchu excursion the next day. The night in Aguas Calientes will be filled with anticipation for the unique experience and rich history explored during the day.

Day 5: Machu Picchu - Wonder of the World

After breakfast, you’ll meet the guide in the main square of Aguas Calientes to head to the bus stop. Boarding a bus will take you to the entrance of Machu Picchu (Old Mountain or Main Mountain), where you’ll have three hours to explore with the expert guide.

After the visit, you’ll have free time before returning on your own by bus to Aguas Calientes for an included lunch.

In the afternoon, you’ll head to the station to take the train to Ollantaytambo, and upon arrival, transportation will bring you back to your accommodation in Cusco. The exciting stage concludes in Cusco, where you’ll have time to rest at your accommodation.

Day 6: Airport Transfer

After breakfast at the hotel, we will transfer you to the airport, adjusting to your flight schedule to ensure a smooth departure.

Included

Included
  • Airport transfers.
  • Lima city tour.
  • Paracas and Huacachina excursion.
  • Cusco city tour.
  • Sacred Valley excursion.
  • Lunch in Urubamba.
  • Transfers from hotel to train station, round trip.
  • Tourist train ticket, round trip.
  • Consettur bus ticket, round trip.
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu.
  • Lunch in Aguas Calientes.
  • Professional guide in shared service.
  • 2 nights in Lima.
  • 3 nights in Cusco.
  • 1 night in Aguas Calientes.
  • 24/7 permanent assistance.
Not Included
  • Airport transfers.
  • Lima city tour.
  • Paracas and Huacachina excursion.
  • Cusco city tour.
  • Sacred Valley excursion.
  • Lunch in Urubamba.
  • Transfers from hotel to train station, round trip.
  • Tourist train ticket, round trip.
  • Consettur bus ticket, round trip.
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu.
  • Lunch in Aguas Calientes.
  • Professional guide in shared service.
  • 2 nights in Lima.
  • 3 nights in Cusco.
  • 1 night in Aguas Calientes.
  • 24/7 permanent assistance.

Type Experiences

Adicional Services

ADDITIONAL SERVICES: If you wish to enhance your experience, we recommend adding the following services:

  1. VISTADOME Train (Panoramic): Add USD 100.00 for round-trip travel.
  2. VISTADOME OBSERVATORY Train (Panoramic): Add USD 130.00 for round-trip travel.
  3. Huaynapicchu or Montaña Visit: To visit Huaynapicchu or Montaña, a new ticket must be purchased at a cost of USD 70.00 per person.
Train to machu picchu

Important

IMPORTANT:

  • Rates do not apply for holidays (Inti Raymi, Fiestas Patrias, Semana Santa, Navidad, Año Nuevo, Candelaria). Please consult with the executive.
  • The student rate applies to individuals aged 11 to 17.
  • Infants aged 0 to 2 years do not pay.
  • The rates include promotional prices for both companies, so they are subject to specific schedules; our sales executive will inform you of the schedules upon confirming the reservation.
  • Rates are subject to change based on availability at the time of booking.
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