DAY 01: Lima – City Tours Lima.
DAY 02: Lima – Iquitos (Sunday: Iquitos/Nauta/Rio Amazonas/Nacimiento del Río Amazonas – Yanayacu Yacapana). (D/A/C)
DAY 03: Iquitos (Monday: Río Amazonas/ Río Yarapa/ Río Ucayali/ Vista Alegre/ Yanayacu de Yacapana – Yarapa). (D/A/C)
DAY 04: Iquitos (Thusday: Río Yarapa – Caño Piraña/ Río Ucayali/Río Marañón /Reserva Natural Pacaya Samiria). (D/A/C)
DAY 05: Iquitos (Friday: Reserva Nacional de Pacaya Samiria/ Reserva Natural Pacaya Samiria/ Río Marañón/Nauta/Iquitos) – Lima. (D/A)
DAY 06: Lima – Cusco – City Tour. (D)
DAY 07: Cusco – Valle sagrado. (D/A)
DAY 08: Cusco – Machu Picchu. (D)
DAY 09: Cusco – Puno. (D)
DAY 10: Puno – Islas Flotantes Uros – Taquile. (D)
DAY 11: Puno – Sillustani – Lima. (D)
DAY 01: Lima – City Tour Lima
After breakfast, you will be picked-up for a group visit of colonial and modern Lima, starting in the center of this vibrant, metropolis. The tour will include a visit of the cathedral, dating from 1654 which also has the tomb of the Spanish Conquistador Francisco Pizarro. The Main Square, with the original bronze fountain built in 1650, the Government Palace, where the President has his official residence and the San Francisco Convent, with its famous catacombs. Lima, known as the City of the Kings, was founded in 1535 by Pizarro and after several devastating earthquakes was rebuilt in 1991; the same year that UNESCO declared Lima a world heritage site. In the afternoon, you will enjoy an afternoon sightseeing around Miraflores. Transfer to the Hotel. Overnight.
DAY 02: Lima – Iquitos (Sunday: Iquitos/Nauta/Amazonas River/Nacimiento del Río Amazonas – Yanayacu Yacapana). (D/A/C)
DAY 03: Iquitos (Monday: Amazonas River/ Yarapa River/ Ucayali River/ Vista Alegre/ Yanayacu de Yacapana – Yarapa). (D/A/C)
DAY 04: Iquitos (Thusday: Yarapa River – Caño Piraña/ Ucayali River/Marañón River/Reserva Natural Pacaya Samiria). (D/A/C)
DAY 05: Iquitos (Friday: Reserva Nacional de Pacaya Samiria/ Reserva Natural Pacaya Samiria/ Marañón River/Nauta/Iquitos) – Lima. (D/A)
DAY 06: Lima – Cusco – City Tour
flight to Cusco. It is a one-hour flight to Cuzco, the ancient Inca capital of the Incas. In Cuzco, you will be warmly welcomed and assisted with your luggage before your short private drive to your hotel. In the afternoon, you will start the city tour in Cuzco. You can visit to the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman overlooking Cuzco city, Qenko, Tambomachay and Puka Pukara. We’ll visit the Inca ruins site of Sacsayhuaman under the view of the last light as it plays on the ancient Inca stones. Then you will return to your hotel.
DAY 07: Cusco – Valle sagrado
After breakfast, a full-DAY excursion to Urubamba, the sacred valley of the Incas and to the ancient Inca market town of Pisac, founded during colonial times, which sits at the foot of a hill crowned by the remains of an ancient Inca city. On SunDAYs, TuesDAYs and ThursDAYs, natives barter their products in the main square and artisans from around the area sell their woven alpaca wool blankets and ponchos, engraved gourds, unique items, jewelry and so much more. On SunDAYs, it is also the meeting place for Mayors from all the villages in the region, dressed in their traditional costumes to attend morning mass. Lunch in Urubamba. A visit will be made to Ollantaytambo, the only Inca town that was not defeated by the Spanish and a chance to explore the ruins before returning to Cuzco. Then, after a full DAY of excitement you will return to your hotel to relax.
DAY 08: Cusco – Machu Picchu
We will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco, 2 hours before the departure and take you to the train station in the town of Ollantaytambo. We use a friendly backpacker service. We will begin the journey from Ollantaytambo to the town of Aguas Calientes. The views out your train windows will be absolutely spectacular as we travel beside the roaring Urubamba River and the towering mountains surrounding it. In Aguas Calientes, our guide will be waiting for us and will accompany us to the bus station where we will board the bus to take us to the amazing citadel of Machu Picchu. There we will have our 2-hour guided tour, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, cemeteries, the Intihuatana sundial, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Sun and the Temple of the Three Windows. Then we will descend to the town of Aguas Calientes by bus, where you can have lunch at one of the various restaurants in Aguas Calientes or at Sanctuary Lodge. At 6:30 PM, we will take the train back to Ollantaytambo. This trip takes about two hours. At 8:30 PM, we will board a private bus which will take us back to Cusco. We arrive in Cusco at approximately 10:30 PM. Overnight.
DAY 09: Cusco – Puno
After breakfast, transfer to the bus station to Puno. You can take the touristic bus station. In the way we visit different places as Andahuaylilla, Raqchi, Sicuani, la Raya, Pucara. We arrive at 08:00 pm approximately to Puno. Then transfer to the Hotel. Overnight.
DAY 10: Puno – Islas Flotantes Uros – Taquile
At 06:30 am approximately, Pick-up from your hotel in downtown Puno. Time to embark on the boat to go to Taquile. Then we stop by the Uros islands. It is believed that the Uros were one of the first ethnic groups populating the Andean region. Only in the early 60, the Uros started to build artificial islands with reeds for their homes. Upon the arrival on the island, the group will follow a path for about 1 hour and arrive to the main village. On the way the tour guide will explain about traditions and live on the island. Once in the main village we will be given free time to explore the local handicraft market. At 13:00 approximately Lunch in local restaurant. Quinoa soup, fresh fish caught in the lake and vegetables are a typical lunchtime meal in Taquile (not included). After lunch the group starts the walk back to the main dock in Taquile. The boat departs in direction Puno. Then transfer to the Hotel.
DAY 11: Puno – Sillustani – Lima
Early in the morning we prepared to leave of Puno. In the way we can visit the ceremonial center of Sillustani lies 34 km from the city of Puno, approximately 40 minutes from downtown Puno. The tour lasts approximately 3.5 hours. This visit will allow us to see the magnificent architecture and engineering of the period as seen in the lizard chullpa, which has a phallic, inverted conical shape about 12m high with huge stone blocks that seem to defy gravity (pre-Inca) and Inca (necropolis). This is the only such site in Peru. Enjoy the positive energy of this magnificent, sacred place, which is nestled in stunning nature and beautiful landscapes surrounded by the mystical Lagoon and Island of Umayo and by wildlife (vicuñas, alpacas and vizcachas). Transfer to the airport to Julica. Return to Lima.
HERE IS WHAT YOUR INCREDIBLE TOUR INCLUDES:
- Accommodation at indicated comfortable hotels in double rooms.
- All bus station transfers based on private service.
- All meals as per itinerary.
- Tours as per itinerary with English speaking specialist guides in group service
- Entrance tickets (Huascaran National Park).
- All internal flight tickets Chiclayo / Lima / Cusco / Lima.
- Expedition train tickets
- Bus ticket Lima / Huaraz / Trujillo / Chachapoyas / Chiclayo.
- Entrance fees as indicated.
OUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- International flight to Peru and US$30.25 tax for all international air departures.
- All domestic flights, require a US$6.05 charge (airport tax).
- Personal expenses such as telephone bills, laundry expenses, beverages, etc.
- Insurance against theft, loss, illness and/or accident etc.
- Tips, baggage porterage and other extras not specified.
Price in American Dollars, per person:
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