DAY 01: CUSCO CITY TOUR
In the morning reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel where you will have a traditional coca tea to help you with altitude of the city.
In the afternoon, CITY TOUR IN CUSCO at 13:30 hrs. We will pick up you at the hotel to start the tour in the majestic city of Cusco, which will include a visit to the Temple of Koricancha also known as “Temple of the Sun”, later we will go out of town where you are visiting the 4 ruins:
Sacsayhuaman, famous for its enormous carved stones and imperial types of buildings, and because at this place is held the Inti Raymi (or Sun God Festival) every year. Also we visit Qenko, an amphitheater where the Incas mummified their dead. The archaeological site of Tambomachay, a temple dedicated to the worship of water and the site of Puca Pucara. At the end, we will return to the city of Cusco.
At night 19:00 hrs. You can visit the Qosqo Native Art Center which is the First Group of Folk Music and Dances of Peru, where you can enjoy traditional dances, music and folklore of the Andean Culture.
Overnight in selected hotel in Cusco.
DAY 02: CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY OF THE INKAS TOUR
This day we will visit the “Sacred Valley of the Inkas” The tour starts at 08:30 AM in the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel to go to Pisac, where we will visit the famous market of crafts as well as the archaeological site of Pisac with picturesque terraces on the mountains, after which we head to Urubamba where we will have lunch and taste the Peruvian gastronomy (Lunch not included).
Then we will visit the fortress of Ollantaytambo, it would have been a Tambo or accommodation in the Incas time. It was named in honor of the Chief Ollanta, famous for his affair with an Inca princess, daughter of Pachacutec Inca. Ollantaytambo is the only city of the Incas in Peru which is still inhabited.
Finally you will go to the hotel in Ollantaytambo and later free time to visit the town and the typical market.
Overnight at selected hotel in Ollantaytambo.
DAY 03: SHORT INKA TRAIL FROM KM 104 – WIÑAYWAYNA – MACHUPICCHU
Early in the morning you will take the train in Ollantaytambo station to go to the Km 104, where we will begin our trek. From the archaeological site of “Chachabamba” (2250 masl) we climb in about two and a half hours into the fascinating archaeological site of “Wiñaywayna” (2650 masl) where we will enjoy our box lunch. In the afternoon we follow the semi-tropical forest to the “Intipunku” (the Sun Gate) where we can enjoy the first panoramic view of the majestic “Machu Picchu”. From here we descend to Machu Picchu citadel and then take the bus to Aguas Calientes, where you can optionally visit the thermal baths and comfortably spend the night at the selected hotel in Aguas Calientes.
DAY 4: MACHUPICCHU – CUSCO
This day we have the option to wake up very early and after breakfast we board the first bus 5:30 am to the sanctuary to appreciate the majestic sunrise in Machu Picchu, or according to your preference arrive later to Machu Picchu. Then we have the guidance in Machu Picchu citadel for about more than two hours, visiting the main venues of the city with our tour guide, places like the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, cemeteries and more, completed the tour you’ll have free time to visit Machu Picchu on your own.
At an appropriate time we descend from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes where you can take food in one of the many restaurants. And in the afternoon you will take the train back to Ollantaytambo, where our staff will be waiting to take you to your hotel in Cusco.
Overnight at selected hotel in Cusco.
DAY 05: DAY 04: CUSCO – SOUTH VALLEY TOUR – TIPON, PIKILLACTA, ANDAHUAYLILLAS
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 PM this is a tour to the Cusco south zone, it is known for combining beautiful natural landscapes. You will visit the Inca architecture in Tipon, a large space containing 12 impressive cultivation terraces whose walls were built with finely carved stones. Even more impressive is the irrigation system of water that still is used for the agriculture, Tipon is known as the Inka temple dedicated to the worship of the water, then you’ll visit the Wari pre – Inca architecture in Pikillacta, one of the earliest and best preserved pre-Inca cities that exist in Peru and later we’ll visit Andahuaylillas and its beautiful chapel, known as the “Sistine Chapel of America “; not forgetting the tasty cuisine in Saylla, Huasao. Free afternoon in Cusco.
Overnight at selected hotel in Cusco.
DAY 06: CUSCO – TOUR TO MARAS, MORAY, SALINERAS
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 PM you’ll visit the attractions of Moray (agricultural research center), Maras (Colonial village) and the Salineras (salt mines of Maras).
You will be picked up from the hotel to go to the town of Maras, crossing through very typical populations and beautiful landscapes that we’ll enjoy in our route. Our first point is Maras which is a picturesque village with pre-Hispanic, colonial and republican attractions.
After that, you’ll visit Moray, it is an archaeological site with terraces in natural gigantic holes that were used by the Incas as an agricultural experimentation center, those farming terraces were built with their respective irrigation canals, the largest hole has depth of 150 meters and the average platforms height is 1.80 m., between each.
Then we’ll visit the Salineras: or “SALT MINES” consist of about 2000 small salt wells, which have been exploited since Inca times as a mean of economic exchange. Free afternoon in Cusco.
Overnight at selected hotel in Cusco.
DAY 07: RETURN TO LIMA
At appropriate time, we’ll pick up you from hotel and transfer to the airport to take your flight back to Lima.
End of services.
- Transfer In & Tranfer Out (Airport/Hotel/Airport).
- Guide, transport and Entrances for city tour: Koricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay.
- Guide, transport and entrances for Cusco Sacred Valley: archaeological site of Pisac and Ollantaytambo.
- Guide, transport and entrances for Cusco South Valley: archaeological site of Tipon, Andahuaylillas and Pikillaqta.
- Guide, transport and entrances to: archaeological site of Maras, Moray and Salineras or salt mines.
- Guide and entrance to Machu Picchu.
- Round trip bus Aguas Calientes/ Machu Picchu / Aguas Calientes for Machu Picchu Tour.
- Train ticket from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo.
- Transport from Ollantaytambo to Cusco (hotel).
- 4 nights hotel in Cusco.
- 1 night hotel in Ollantaytambo.
- 1 night hotel in Aguas Calientes.
- 6 Buffet breakfast.
For Short Inca Trail
- Entrance ticket to Inca Trail.
- Guide accredited to lead adventure trips.
- Train ticket from Ollantaytambo station to Km 104 (Starting point of the short Inka Trail).
- Bus ticket from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes Town.
- First Aid Kit and oxygen balloon.
- Food (01 box lunch).
Tips, snacks, food not specified in the inclusions.
Optional buffet lunch Sacred Valley $ 20.00 USD (on request).
Optional buffet lunch Machu Picchu $ 27.00 USD (on request).
Flight Lima – Cusco – Lima (extra cost of $ 220.00 USD/ optional).
Entrance to the Huayna Picchu Mountain ($ 60.00 USD optional).
PRICE PER PERSON
PRICE PER PERSON IN US DOLLARS
|TOURIST TYPE||HOTEL 3*||HOTEL 2*||PACKAGE WITHOUT HOTEL|
|ADULT||USD 760.00||USD 700.00||USD 510.00|
|STUDENT||USD 740.00||USD 680.00||USD 490.00|
|CHILD||USD 699.00||USD 639.00||USD 449.00|
|PERUVIAN ADULT||USD 720.00||USD 660.00||USD 470.00|
|PERUVIAN CHILD||USD 660.00||USD 600.00||USD 410.00|
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2 STARS (Superior) HOTELS IN CUSCO:
- Garcilaso Hotel
- Emperador Plaza Hotel
- Antawasi Hotel
- Don Bosco Hotel
- Cusco Plaza Hotel
- Fray Bartolome Hotel
- El Puma Hotel
3 STARS HOTELS IN CUSCO:
- MamaSara Hotel
- Sueños del Inka Hotel
- Siete Ventanas Hotel
- Amerinka Boutique Hotel
- San Fransisco Plaza Hotel
- Royal Inka Cusco Hotel
- San Agustín International Hotel
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