Legendary mud-brick cities and interesting museums will introduce you into the history of ancient civilizations that flourished before the Incas. Your journey continues south to Arequipa and the Colca Canyon, habitat for the giant Andean condor. Continue onto Lake Titicaca before exploring the Lost land of the Incas, Machu Picchu. Your local guides will give you a different insight into archaeology, adventure, arts, architecture and ancestral traditions - making this journey an authentic experience.

Prices from $5,179* per person twin share.

Valid for travel: 02 May-21 Jun, 25 Jun-18 Jul, 21 Sep-22 Dec 2019.


What's Included:

  • 13 nights accommodation at Casa Andina hotels in Peru, including 1 FREE night at Casa Andina Colca
  • Sightseeing tour of the modern districts of Lima
  • Private guided touring of Trujillo & Chiclayo
  • Private walking tour of Arequipa
  • Morning trip to the Condor Cross Lookout in Colca
  • Lake Titicaca excursion by speedboat, to Taquile, Luquina & Uros Islands
  • Visit to the burial towers in Sillustani
  • Private Sacred Valley Tour visiting Maras, Wayra & Ollantaytambo
  • PeruRail Sacred valley train journey to Machu Picchu including a 3-course lunch and 3-course dinner on the return journey
  • Private guided tour of Machu Picchu with entrance fee
  • Private Cusco City tour including visits to Koricancha, the Cathedral and the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman
  • Private services with English speaking guides
  • 13 breakfasts, 3 lunches & 1 dinner

Valid for travel: 2 May 2019 - 21 June 2019, 25 June 2019 - 18 July 2019, 21 September 2019 - 22 December 2019

Deal Ends: 30 April 2019, unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Marvel at the royal tombs of Sipan and the Sun and Moon Temples
  • Enjoy the scents and colours at the San Camilo Market in Arequipa
  • Visit the island of Taquile and the remote community of Luquina.
  • View the impressive intense white shine of the salt mines of Maras
  • Enjoy a Cusqueno-style barbecue while witnessing an exhibition of Peruvian Paso horses
  • Enjoy the beautiful landscape while you sip your welcome drink and enjoy some snacks in the Observation Bar Car of the Sacred Valley train

 

DAY BY DAY PRODUCT ITINERARY:

Day 1: Lima Arrive into Lima and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Lima.

Day 2: Lima to Chiclayo This morning, explore the modern districts of Lima and its historic centre. In the afternoon, transfer to the airport and fly to Chiclayo (extra charge). Overnight in Chiclayo. (B)

Days 3-4: Chiclayo to Trujillo Today, visit Chiclayo’s market and the museum of the royal tombs of Sipan. After, travel by private vehicle to Trujillo. Visit the Sun and Moon Temples and Chan Chan. Stay the next two nights in Trujillo. (2B)

Days 5-6: Trujillo to Arequipa Fly to Arequipa (extra charge). Stay the next two nights in Arequipa. Visit San Camilo Market, followed by a walking city tour of Arequipa visiting the extraordinary Santa Catalina. Afternoon at leisure. (2B)

Day 7: Arequipa to Colca Leave Arequipa and head to Colca. Visit Chivay, Colca’s most important town. Enjoy a visit to the local market. Overnight in Colca. (B)

Day 8: Colca to Puno Drive to the deepest part of the Colca Canyon and observe the Andean Condor from the Condor Cross Lookout. Stay the next two nights in Puno. (B)

Day 9: Puno Venture out onto the waters of Lake Titicaca. Visit the island of Taquile, before reaching the remote community of Luquina on Chucuito Peninsula. On the return visit the floating reed islands of the Uros. (BL)

Day 10: Puno to Sacred Valley Enjoy a short visit of the burial towers in Sillustani on route to the airport for your flight to Cusco (extra charge). Upon arrival transfer to your hotel in the Sacred Valley. Stay the next three nights in the Sacred Valley. (B)

Day 11: Sacred Valley Today, visit the salt mines of Maras before enjoying an exhibition of Peruvian Paso horses. (BL)

Day 12: Machu Picchu Take the train to Machu Picchu for a guided tour of the ruins. Return to Sacred Valley by train. (BLD)

Day 13: Cusco Return to Cusco and enjoy a comprehensive city tour of the major sights of Cusco. Overnight in Cusco. (B) Day 14: Cusco Transfer to the airport. (B)

 

MEALS = B: breakfast, BoxedL: boxed lunch, L: lunch, D: dinner

 

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