PERU AND THE WONDERS OF THE INCA EMPIRE
08 Days / 07 Nights
*Minimum 2 passengers
Day 01. Lima
Arrival, reception in the airport and transfer to the hotel. Free day for personal activities. Accommodation.
Day 02. Colonial and Modern Lima
Breakfast in the hotel. In the afternoon, we will visiting the historic center of Lima, The Grau Square, the Justice Palace, The San Martín Square, the Main Square, the Government Palace, the City hall of Lima, the Torre Tagle Palace, the Desamparados Station , the San Francisco Convent and old streets with colonial mansions and Moorish style balconies. Finally, also will visit the most traditional residential areas of the capital: San Isidro and Miraflores, from here we will enjoy a magnificent view of the Pacific Ocean. Return to the hotel. Accommodation.
Day 03. Lima / Cusco – City Tour
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning, transfer from your hotel to the Lima airport to take your flight to Cusco. Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, we will visit the most iconic and main tourist attractions of the imperial city, archaeological sites such as Qenqo, Saqsayhuaman, Tambomachay, Puca- Pucara, the Cathedral of Cusco, the Main Square and the Qoricancha temple. Return to the hotel. Accommodation.
Day 04. Cusco – Maras & Moray – Cusco
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning, we will start our excursion visiting Moray, where be able to see the Inca Agricultural laboratory, formed by four amphitheaters or platforms of concentric circular stones and an approximate depth of 150 meters. In the place, the planted was adapted to new ecosystem. Some people believe that these constructions were also an amphitheater for civic-religious ceremonies and not only for agricultural purposes. Then, we will visit Maras, where there are salt mines and animals carrying sacks of salt extracted from the natural saltpans. Return to Cusco. Accommodation.
Day 05. Cusco – Sacred Valley
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning departure to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, on route we will stop in a place called “El Mirador” from there you will find a wonderful view of the Sacred Valley. We arrive at Pisac village where you will have the opportunity to visit the typical market of handmade products, made by the inhabitants of the community. We will continue visiting typical villages. In the afternoon, lunch in a local restaurant, after that will visit to the Ollantaytambo Fortress. Transfer to the hotel in Sacred Valley. Accommodation.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
Day 06. Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu – Cusco
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning, transfer from your hotel to the train station in Ollanta. This magnificent adventure begins traveling through one of the most spectacular railway routes in the world, we will observe beautiful Andean panoramic landscapes. Arrival at Aguas Calientes; will ascend by bus. Upon arrival, enjoy the imposing view of the Sacred Citadel of the Inca Machu Picchu empire, chosen one of the 7 New Wonders of the Modern World in the year 2007. Visit the main sectors of the Sanctuary. Lunch in a local restaurant. At appropriate time, return to Cusco. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
Day 07. Cusco / Lima – Water Fountains with Show Dinner
Brekafast in the hotel. At appropriate time, transfer to the airport to take your flight to Lima. Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel. At night, be amazed visiting to the largest electronic water fountains in the world, certified by the Guinness World Record. Admire a wonderful water show in the famous “Parque de la Reserva”. At the end of the day, you will enjoy an exquisite buffet in a famous restaurant where you will taste a traditional Ceviche or Lomo Saltado, desserts such as Suspiro a la Limeña and drinks such as Chicha Morada. One of the most sensational dance, music, accompanies the dinner and folklore shows in Peru. (applies from Tuesday to Sunday)
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
Day 08. Lima / International Flight
Brekafast in the hotel. At the appropriate time, transfer to the airport to take your international flight.