LIMA, CUSCO, MACHUPICCHU, PUNO, LAKE TITICACA
FIRST DAY: you will be picked up from THE JORGE CHÁVEZ INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT…
Upon arrival to the hotel, you will be given detailed information about all the services you will receive in the upcoming days. In the afternoon, you will experience your first contact with Peruvian culture during the city tour of Lima (Lima Ancestral, Colonial Lima, Catacombs of San Francisco, Contemporary Lima). At the end of the day, you’ll be taken back to your hotel to rest for the night.
Spend the night in Lima.
SECOND DAY: capital of the incas
Company personnel will pick you up to take you to the Jorge Chávez International Airport for your flight to Cusco. Once you arrive to the Cusco airport, we will be waiting for you to transfer you to your hotel and give you another review of the services you will have in Cusco.
You will start visiting all of the main places in the capital of the Incas during the afternoon. These will include: the Cathedral, Qoricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. The visit lasts approximately 4 hours and afterwards you will be taken back to your hotel to rest.
Spend the night in Cusco.
THIRD DAY: SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS
Our staff will pick you up to take the bus for the guided tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You will visit: the Pisaq market, Pisaq ruins, Urubamba and the Fortress of Ollantaytambo which typically takes up until 4:00 pm. You will stay in the town of Ollantaytambo and take the tourist train to Aguas Calientes where the New Wonder of the Modern World, Machupicchu, is located. After arriving in Aguas Calientes, we will be waiting to transfer you to your pre-booked hotel. After settling in, the guide will visit you to give you recommendations for the Machu Picchu tour scheduled for the next day.
Spend the night in Aguas Calientes.
FOURTH DAY: HISTORICAL SANCTUARY OF MACHUPICCHU
The bus will depart early so as to transport visitors from Aguas Calientes to the historical sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival to the entrance gate, you will join the rest of the group to start the guided tour in the citadel of the Incas. This tour takes approximately 2 and a half hours. You will then have free time to explore and to take pictures on your own depending on the train departure time. Once you have finished the visit to Machupicchu, you will again take the bus back to Aguas Calientes, where you will have lunch. You’ll later take the train to the town of Ollantaytambo, where our company staff will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel in Cusco.
Spend the night in Cusco.
FIFTH DAY: THE ROUTE OF THE SUN
After having visited one of the most extraordinary constructions in the world (Machupicchu), now you have to travel to the city of Puno. You will take the famous route (THE ROUTE OF THE SUN) that leaves from Cusco to Puno. During this 10 hour trip, you will stop at the attractions that are between the city of Cusco and Puno, one of the first being in Andahuaylillas. Then, you will continue to Raqchi which will be followed by a visit to the Raya, the highest point between Cusco and Puno. You will have some time to take in the beauty and to snap breathtaking pictures before having a delicious Andean menu at an excellent restaurant. You will continue the trip to finally arrive in Pukara which is the last stop on the itinerary. You should arrive in Puno around 5:00 p.m. where company personnel will be waiting to take you to your respective hotels.
Spend the night in Puno.
SIXTH DAY: VISIT TO LAKE TITICACA
The visit to Lake Titicaca will be unique and unforgettable. You will pick you up from your hotel to take you to the main port where you’ll board the boat that will take us to the floating islands of the Uros. After meeting these extraordinary people, you will take a boat to the Island of Amantani where you will have lunch. This can only be followed by a nature walk along the stunning, original trails of the area. You will also have the opportunity to interact with the skillful inhabitants who are famously known for their intricate weavings. Finally, in the afternoon, you will return to the City of Puno.
Spend the night in Puno.
SEVENTH DAY: BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL
Transfer from Puno to Juliana airport.
00:00 – 00:00 Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel
14:15 – 14:50 Pick up from your hotel for the Lima City Tour
14:50 – 18:20 Guided tour in Lima
18:20 – 18:50 Return to your hotel
00:00 – 00:00 Pick up from the hotel and transfer to the airport
00:00 – 00:00 Pick up from Cusco airport and transfer to hotel
13:00 – 13:30 Pick up from your hotel for the Cusco City Tour
13:30 – 18:00 Guided tour in Cusco
18:00 – 18:30 Return to your hotel
08: 00-08: 30 Pick up from your hotels to go on the Sacred Valley Tour
08: 30-13: 00 Guided tour of the Sacred Valley
13: 00-14: 00 Lunch in Urubamba
14: 00-14: 30 Transfer from Urubamba to Ollaytambo
14: 30-16: 00 Guided tour of Ollantaytambo
16: 36-18: 09 Travel by train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
18: 09-18: 20 Pick up from Aguas Calientes station and transfer to your hotel
20: 20-20: 30 Visit of the guide to coordinate tour to Machupicchu
07: 00-07: 40 Transfer from Aguas Calientes to Machupicchu
08: 00-10: 30 Guided tour of Machupicchu
10: 30-11: 30 Free time for photos
11: 30-12: 30 Transfer from Machupicchu to Aguas Calientes
12: 30-14: 00 Lunch in Aguas Calientes
14: 30-16: 04 Travel by train from Agua Calientes to Ollantaytambo
16: 04-18: 04 Transfer from Ollantaytambo to your hotel in Cusco
06: 45-07: 00 Departure from the bus station
07: 50-08: 20 Guided tour of the Temple of Andahuaylillas
08: 20-10: 10 Bus trip to Raqchi
10: 10-10: 40 Guided tour of Raqchi
10: 40-12: 00 Travel by bus to Marangani where lunch will be had
12: 00-13: 30 Lunch at a local restaurant in Marangani
13: 30-14: 10 Travel by bus to La Raya
14: 10-14: 30 Free time for some photos
14: 30-15: 30 Travel by bus to Pukara
15: 30-16: 10 Guided tour in Pukara
16: 10-17: 00 Travel from Pukara to Puno
07: 00-07: 20 Pick up from your hotel in Puno
07: 20-07: 50 Boat trip to the Island of the Uros
07: 50-08: 30 Guided tour on the floating islands of the Uros
08: 30-11: 00 Boat trip of the floating Uros Islands towards Taquile
11: 30-12: 00 Short walk on the island’s trails
12: 00-13: 00 Lunch at a local restaurant
13: 00-14: 30 Walk around the Island of Taquile
14: 30-17: 00 Return to the Port of Puno
17: 00-17: 30 Leave the Port of Puno and return to your hotel
00: 00-00: 00 Transfer from the hotel to the airport
Included/ Not Included
- 1 Night at the Hotel José Antonio Miraflores 4 * or similar
- 2 nights at Hotel Jose Antonio Cusco 4 * or similar
- 1 Night in Aguas Calientes Hotel Waman 3 * or similar
- Transportation to all visited places
- Entrances tickets to visited places
- Buses and tickets for Machupicchu
- Train tickets: Ollantaytambo / Aguas Calientes / Ollantaytambo
- Transportation from the airport to hotels and vice versa
- Local bilingual guides in the visited cities
- Detailed visits in the program
- Bus from Cusco / Puno (shared service)
- Transfer by boat for the Uros / Amantani Tour
- Meals mentioned in the program
IT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Local flights
- Tickets to Huaynapicchu (optional)
- Additional costs
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