Discover Peru 14 days


Discover a world of ancient cultures, breathtaking landscapes, unique wildlife and friendly people! This lifetime adventure offers you the opportunity to enjoy unique places, from the lost city of Machu Picchu to the mysterious Nasca lines and Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world.

You will enjoy walking around the colonial cities of Lima and Arequipa, the amazing views of the volcanoes and canyons, the beautiful wildlife and the one of the most delicious food in the world.

Your travel experience will be enhanced by the knowledge and expertise of our English-speaking Guides who will do their best to ensure all aspects of your trip run smoothly and safely without any hitch.

Please note this itinerary will be adapted to your exact dates and requirements.

Tour Description

Highlights

• Colca Valley private tour
• Views of the Andean Condors flying around Colca Canyon
• Sailing across Lake Titicaca
• Journey on board the Andean Explorer Train
• Machu Picchu private tour
• Sacred Valley private tour
• Flight over Nasca lines

Tour notes

• Tour Code: ECSMD-03
• Duration: 14 days
• Tour dates: daily departures
• Activity level: moderately demanding
• Max altitude: 3,830 meters (12,565 feet)
• Season: Jan to Dec
• Customizable: Yes
• Price: US$4,390

Day 1: Lima

Upon arrival at Lima airport, you will be welcomed by our representative and driven to your hotel located in the upscale neighborhood of Miraflores.

Overnight in Lima at Casa Andina Private Collection Miraflores – Superior Room. *Lima city is located at an altitude of 80 meters (262 ft) above sea level.

Day 2: Lima City Tour

After breakfast, your private driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel and show Lima city, known for centuries as The City of the Kings and in the more recent years as the Gastronomic Capital of the Americas.
Tour highlights: San Francisco Convent and its Catacombs, Plaza de Armas, Plaza San Martin, Palace of Government, Park of love, Olive Park, San Isidro district, Huaca Pucllana.

Flight Lima - Arequipa
After lunch, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Lima airport to board your flight to Arequipa.
Upon arrival at Arequipa airport, you will be welcomed by our representative and driven to your hotel located in the center of this exciting colonial city.
You will have the rest of day at your leisure and acclimatize to the altitude Overnight in Arequipa at Casa Andina Private Collection Hotel – Superior Room.

(Breakfast included)
*Arequipa city is located at an altitude of 2,337 meters (7,667 ft) above sea level



Day 3: Arequipa City Tour

After breakfast, your private driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your private tour of Arequipa city. Today, you will visit some of the most beautiful colonial buildings in South America and enjoy the unique views of the white city and the majestic El Misti Volcano!
Tour highlights: Carmen alto viewpoint (views of volcanoes and terraces), Yanahuara colonial district, Plaza de Armas, Arequipa Cathedral, Santa Catalina Monastery, San Francisco square, Museum of Andean Sanctuaries (Mummy Juanita) and Cloisters of the old Society of Jesus church. Overnight in Arequipa at Casa Andina Private Collection Hotel – Superior Room. (Breakfast included)



Day 4: Colca Private Tour

After breakfast, your private driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your lifetime experience in the Colca Valley and Canyon; you will be driven through the most beautiful and inspiring scenery en route to the Colca Valley. This fascinating adventure offers spectacular views of the most impressive Andean Volcanoes:
Misti, Chachani and Ampato. During this journey you will have the opportunity to see herds of the South American Camelids (Vicuñas, Alpacas, Llamas and Guanacos) at Pampa Cañahua Reserve.
12:30 p.m. Lunch in Chivay village.
Afternoon at your leisure to relax at the thermal baths or have an Andean Massage at the Spa Dinner at Puye Restaurant
Overnight in the Colca Valley at Colca Lodge Spa & Hot Springs – Suite.
(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
*Colca is located at an altitude of 3,600 meters (11,811 ft) above sea level.



Day 5: Colca Canyon - Andean Condor - Puno

After an early breakfast, your guide will show the most breathtaking vistas of the Colca Canyon! You will be driven to Cruz del Condor, a viewing point located at the edge of the Colca Canyon, to enjoy the amazing flight of the Andean Condors, one of the largest flying birds in the world!
After lunch, you will be driven in your private van to your hotel in Puno, located just on the shores of Lake Titicaca. En route you will continue enjoying the unique landscape.
Your hotel has the most beautiful views of Lake Titicaca.
Overnight in Puno at Libertador Lake Titicaca Hotel – Superior Room.
(Breakfast and Lunch included)
*Puno is located at an altitude of 3,830 meters (12,565 ft) above sea level.

Day 6: Lake Titicaca Tour

After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Puno pier to start your adventure in the world's highest navigable lake. You will travel by speed boat to the floating islands of Uros, this group of more than forty islands are inhabited by pre-Incan families, who are known as the sons of the sun. Your adventure continues across the lake! You will visit Taquile Island where you see how these Quechua people live now, maintaining their lifestyle as it has been for centuries. After lunch, you will board the speed boat to return to Puno city.
Upon arrival at Puno pier you will be driven to your hotel.
Overnight in Puno at Libertador Lake Titicaca Hotel – Superior Room.
(Breakfast and Lunch included)




Day 7: Puno – Cusco by the Andean Explorer train

After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Puno train station to board The Andean Explorer train to Cusco. This ten-hour luxury train journey offers unique opportunities to enjoy the Andes Mountains, Valleys and countryside.
Upon arrival at Cusco train station you will be welcomed by our representative and driven to your Hotel.
Overnight in Cusco at JW Marriott Cusco Hotel – Colonial Courtyard Room.
(Breakfast and Lunch included)
This train only travels on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays (From April to October), and only on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays (From November to March).
*Cusco is located at an altitude of 3,385 meters (11,105 ft) above sea level.

Day 8: Cusco private City Tour

Free morning to explore Cusco at your leisure.
In the afternoon, your private driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel to show the beautiful Inca city of Cusco, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; you will visit not only the most beautiful pre-Columbian buildings but also the wonderful Inca Ruins located on the outskirts of Cusco city.
Tour highlights: Koricancha temple, Cusco Cathedral, Sacsayhuaman, Q'enko, Tambomachay, Puca Pucara.
Overnight in Cusco at JW Marriott Cusco Hotel – Colonial Courtyard Room.
(Breakfast included)


Day 9: Sacred valley Tour/Vista dome train to Machu Picchu

After breakfast, your private driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your private tour of the Sacred Valley.
Tour highlights: Ollantaytambo Inca’s fortress, Pisac Market, Pisac Ruins and Urubamba village.
12:30 p.m. Buffet Lunch in the Valley.
After lunch, your guide will escort you to the train station to board the Vista dome train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu Pueblo.
Upon arrival at Machu Picchu train station, you will be welcomed by your guide and escorted to your hotel, located just a few steps from the train station.
Dinner at Inkaterra Restaurant
Overnight in Aguas Calientes at Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel – Superior Deluxe Casita.
(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
*Aguas Calientes is located at an altitude of 2,100 meters (6,890 ft) above sea level.


Day 10: Machu Picchu private tour/Vista dome train to Cusco

After breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel for a 25- minute bus journey to the Inca's Sanctuary, upon arrival you will start your private tour of Machu Picchu.
12:30 p.m. Buffet lunch at Tinkuy Restaurant located at the Sanctuary Lodge.
PM. journey on board the Vista dome train from Machu Picchu to Cusco. Upon arrival at Cusco train station, you will be driven to your hotel.
Overnight in Cusco at JW Marriott Cusco Hotel – Colonial Courtyard Room.
(Breakfast and Lunch included)


Day 11: Flight Cusco – Lima

In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Cusco airport to board your flight to Lima. Upon arrival at Lima airport, you will be met by our representative and driven to your hotel located in the nice area of Miraflores district.
20:00 PM Dinner Show at Junius Restaurant (Round trip private transfers included)
Overnight in Lima at Casa Andina Private Collection Miraflores – Superior Room.
(Breakfast and Dinner included)


Day 12: Lima – Paracas by tourist coach

AM. You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the bus station to board the tourist coach to Paracas.
Upon arrival at Paracas bus stop you will be welcomed by our representative and driven to your hotel.
Free afternoon at your leisure, your hotel is located a few steps from the ocean.
Overnight in Paracas at La Hacienda Bahia Paracas Hotel – Suite.
(Breakfast included)
*Paracas is located at sea level.


Day 13: Ballestas Islands. Flight over Nasca Lines

After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Paracas pier to start your boat trip to Ballestas Islands.
This morning you will enjoy the flocks of sea birds flying around the islands, the impressive colonies of sea lions and the Humboldt Penguins.
PM. Flight over Nasca lines.
After your boat trip, you will be driven to Pisco airport to board the flight over the enigmatic Nasca lines.
After the flight over the lines, you will be driven back to your hotel.
Overnight in Paracas at La Hacienda Bahia Paracas Hotel – Suite.
(Breakfast included)


Day 14: Paracas - Lima by tourist coach/Flight back home

PM. You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the bus stop to board the tourist coach to Lima.
Upon arrival at Lima bus station, you will be met by our representative and driven to Lima airport to board your flight back home.
(Breakfast included)




Price

4,390 US $ per person in double occupancy.
Single supplement: US$2,400

Inclusions

• English speaking tour guides.
• Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week travel assistance during your entire trip in Peru.
• Thirteen nights of accommodation at selected Hotels with breakfasts.
• Plane tickets Lima Arequipa/Cusco Lima.
• Private half day guided tour of Lima (Guide, entrance fee and transport).
• Private half day guided tour of Arequipa (Guide, entrance fee and transport).
• Private two-day guided tour of Colca valley and Canyon (Guide, entrance fee, transport and meals).
• Full-day guided tour of Lake Titicaca (Guide, entrance fee, speedboat and lunch).
• First Class train ticket in the Andean Explorer train (Lunch on board included).
• Private half day guided tour of Cusco and the four nearby Inca ruins (Guide, entrance fee and transport).
• Private half day guided tour of the Incas’ sacred Valley (Guide, entrance fee, transport and buffet lunch in the Valley).
• Excursion to Machu Picchu (Guide, entrance fee, Vista dome train tickets, bus tickets and lunch).
• Dinner Show at Junius Restaurant (Private transport and assistance)
• Boat trip to Ballestas Islands (Guide, entrance fee and boat).
• Flight over Nasca lines (transfers).
• Tourist coach tickets Lima Paracas Lima.
• All airport/train station-Hotel private transfers in Lima, Arequipa, Puno, Cusco and Paracas.
• Confirmation of Domestic and International flights.

Exclusions

• International airfare.
• Airport taxes.
• Meals not noted on itinerary.
• Personal expenses.
• Personal insurance.
• Excess baggage charges.
• Gratuities.

Selected Hotels

Lima
Casa Andina Private Collection Miraflores

Arequipa
Casa Andina Private Collection Arequipa


Colca
Colca Lodge Spa & Hot Springs

Puno
Libertador Lake Titicaca

Cusco
JW Marriott Cusco Hotel

Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes
Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo

Paracas
La Hacienda Bahia Paracas

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