First Day: City Tour in LimaYou will arrive in Peru to the hall of Jorge Chavez International Airport and transfer to a selected hotel in Lima.
Second Day: Gastronomic Tour + City Tour LimaAfter breakfast, you will begin your gastronomic adventure at a typical Peruvian market in this will get to see a variety of Peruvian products and sample many exotic fruits like cherimoya, Lucuma, Pacae, Aguaymanto. The Peruvian fruits that you will sample are considered some of the richest fruits around the world. You will also visit an exclusive Peruvian restaurant where you can prepare and enjoy your own "Pisco Sour" and the famous “Ceviche”. Finally you will have a delicious buffet lunch that includes the most representative dishes of Peruvian cuisine. In the afternoon, we will start our city tour by visiting the historical center of Lima ( Lima Colonial), where we will see over fifty monuments and colonial buildings, highlighting the Paseo de la República , Plaza San Martin Square , Main Square , Government Palace , Archbishop's Palace , and the Cathedral, City Hall among others. We enter the Monastery of San Francisco, to visit its cloisters, library, choir, sacristy with beautiful famous paintings of Zurbarán and Rivera painters, and other environments and its famous catacombs. We continue our tour with modern Lima, visiting the commercial, financial and residential areas of San Isidro and his Olivar Park of the seventeenth century and Miraflores with his spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean night in selected hotel in Lima.
Meals: Breakfast & Brunch Buffet
Third Day: City Tour in Cusco and Show of Dance and MusicIn the Morning we will board a plane to Cusco and go to a select hotel. In the Afternoon we will take you on a city tour of Cusco visiting Koricancha, also known as the Temple of the Sun, Plaza de Armas, and the Cathedral with its delicate work carved and impressive altars wood. After the city portion of the tour we will head towards Sacsayhuaman, famous for its huge stones that exceed 9 meters high and you will also see an unparalleled view of Cusco. Finally we will close the day with a visit to the Inca ruins of Kenko, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay
Fourth Day: Sacred Valley of the IncasAfter breakfast, you will start your full day excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, you will see the Vilcanota River, and then visit the ruins of Pisaq which is a real Inca empire building. Afterwards we will visit a colorful market of Pisac, where we will have free time to interact with the villagers and artisans that make beautiful handcrafts and have a chance to buy some souvenirs. We will than continue the trip to Urubamba for a buffet lunch at a restaurant in the town. Finally, we will conclude the visit to the citadel Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from its enemies. You will have Free time to explore Ollantaytambo beautiful streets and then take the train to Aguas Calientes where your hotel will be located.
Meals: Breakfast & Brunch buffet
Fifth Day: MachupicchuAfter breakfast we will take a bus to take us through a zigzag path up to the amazing world wonder, “The Sanctuary of Machupicchu.” We will have a two hour tour of Machupicchu, and then afterwards you will have free time to explore the citadel, and buffet lunch at sanctuary hotel. In the afternoon we will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes, and return to the city of Cusco.
Sixth Day: Maras Moray TourThe tour will start in the morning after breakfast when we will pick you up to your hotel and go to the town of Maras, through beautiful towns of Chinchero to enjoy our trip and visit the following places:
MARAS: Located in the province of Urubamba to 3300 masl from there you will see the snowy peaks of Cordillera Vilcanota. You will also see village stores reminiscent of Pre - Hispanic, colonial and republican period. Walking the streets you will get to see colonial doorways with coats of nobles and chiefs of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
MORAY: A place located 7 km southwest of Maras and 53 km from Cusco, with an altitude of 3,385 meters above sea level. Moray is a unique archaeological site because of the natural gigantic holes that were used by the Incas who built farming terraces with irrigation canals, which became prototype greenhouses. The biggest hole in Moray has a depth of 150 meters and average height platform of 1.80 meters, between each of them
The structures found here are Incas, is also estimated that the fund is on a natural rock formation that facilitates leakage to inside the earth, so that no flooding occurs in the rainy season. What is striking is the difference in average temperature between the top and bottom; it is a difference that reaches up to 15 ° C. Here is where amazing progress was made in agriculture.
SALINERAS: This is Spanish for “SALT MINES." The mines are located in the northwest town of Maras are which is made up of about 2000 small wells. Which the mines have been used since Inca times to present day as a means of economic exchange. People will also get to explore the mountain of the salt mines where there are salt, saltwater which emanating from the mountain.
After visiting Salineras and we will return to the City of Cusco via Chinchero, a town dedicated to the cultivation of potatoes and production of magnificent Inca textiles. Finally we will return to Cusco at 15:30 hrs. Approx. Duration: about 6 hours.
- All transfers mentioned in the itinerary
- 02 night's accommodation in Lima
- 03 night's hotel in Cusco
- 01 night hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Ticket airplane Lima - Cusco-Lima
- Guided tours indicated in the itinerary (Spanish / English)
- All of the tours mentioned in the itinerary
- Train ticket Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes - Cusco
- Bus ticket Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu-Aguas Calientes
- BTC (Cusco Tourist Ticket)
- Tickets to the sanctuary of Machu Picchu