11 days 10 nights
11 days : Lima / Arequipa / Colca / Puno / Cusco
11 days : Lima / Arequipa / Colca / Puno / Cusco
Day 1: LIMA .
Transfer airport / hotel. Free night
Day 2: LIMA .
Breakfast at the hotel. The tour begins in Lima, the capital , walking tours and bus around Colonial Lima in the central part of the city, beautiful squares and buildings. Lunch included
Day 3: LIMA- AREQUIPA
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to airport for flight to Arequipa.
Reception at the airport and transfer to hotel.
Visit the Monastery of Santa Catalina ; more than three centuries of history and contemplative life , the church of La Compañía de Jesús, then Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral and then to the traditional villages of Yanahuara and Carmen Alto, where we enjoy a view of the city with its towering volcanoes.
Return to hotel. Free night
Day 4 : AREQUIPA – COLCA CANYON
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from Arequipa to Chivay town, where our transportation will make a short stop to observe the wild Vicuñas (one of the 4 types of American camels) in its natural habitat , majestic views of the volcanoes El Misti , Chachani and PichuPicchu ; we will arrive to an Andean Community, here you might enjoy the natural formation of rocks and the view to the backside of the Misti and Chachani volcanoes. To prevent altitude sickness we will have an original Andean “Mate de Coca” drink or another hot drink in a rustic restaurant on the road (service of bathrooms are here available).. we will observe lakes with migrant birds and get pictures of the “Antiplano” with its Llamas and Guanacos, and different volcanoes , (the source of the Amazon River), and the “Cordillera de Chila”. Visit the Plaza de Chivay , lunch.
After lunch your guide will invite you to a short walk through Coporaque and then get to a natural “hot springs” , (entrance fee and personal towels to the baths are not included).Transfer to hotel , evening free .
Day 5: COLCA CANYON - PUNO
We’ll have our breakfast very early in the morning and leave to the famous “Cruz del Condor” point. Arrive to to view point and time enough to have an enjoyable view of the deep of the Canyon and if the weather permits; majestic pictures of the flight of the Condors.. Then, we´ll visit the viewpoints of Wayrapunko , Andaguilque , Choquetico and Pinchillo , Maca, Achoma , Yanque towns, finally we´ll back in Chivay.
Lunch and transfer to Puno.
Reception and transfer to hotel in Puno. Free night
Day 6 : PUNO
Breakfast at the hotel. After a beautiful motor boat journey (30 min.) amongst the reeds, we arrive to Uros, an archipelago of more than 60 manmade floating islands inhabited by the Uros, an ethnic group of fishermen, part of an ancestral group. Return to Puno , lunch time( not included, only for premium with Titilaka) In the afternoon(14.00 aprox) we´ll observe the typical flora and rural scenes of this area. Upon arrival at the Sillustani Peninsula, we take a guided tour, which informs us about the local beliefs in the afterlife as well as observing the huge funerary towers known as “Chullpas”. Sillustani is a Peninsula surrounded by the Umayu Lagoon that gives the area an extraordinary contrast of colours and landscapes. We then return to Puno, visiting a typical farmhouse on the way. Transfer to hotel. Free night.
Day 7: PUNO - CUSCO.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the bus station to Cusco on way called "Ruta del Sol " , during the tour we will visit different attractions include archaeological sites , churches , ruins , museums and more. Includes lunch and entrance fee.
Reception and transfer to your hotel in Cusco. Free night.
Day 8: CUSCO .
Breakfast. In the afternoon start the city tour visiting the main attractions of this magical city, main streets , the Cathedral and the Qorincancha , then, Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. Transfer to hotel. Free night.
Day 9: SACRED VALLEY
Breakfast. Full day excursion to the famous Sacred Valley of the Incas, a great opportunity to go shopping in one of the largest traditional markets in South America , visiting the major tourist attractions in the area . Buffet lunch included. End of the day, return to the hotel. Free night.
Day 10: MACHU PICCHU .
Breakfast. Transfer to the train station, Train scenic ride to Aguas Calientes, base for the Machu Picchu tour, take a bus to take us to the citadel where our guide will meet us to give us the accompanying guidance . Free time to explore the citadel, lunch included. Return to Cusco .
Day 11: CUSCO - LIMA
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport, flight back to Lima , and then connect to your flight that will take you home.
End of services .
Category Single Occupancy Double Occupancy
Tourist Class USD1535.00
Gold Class USD2216.00
Premium Class USD4281.00
*Price per person based on single & double accommodations.
* Prices are subject to change without notice, for availability of services, monetary adjustments or final changes on itinerary and / or services.
Flight tickets included: Lima/Arequipa – Cusco/Lima
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