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Buget Peru I I
( 8 days and 7 nights )
This tour includes all the
principa archaeological cities in Peru. Lima, Cusco, Sacred
Valley and Machupicchu, Puno, Lake Titicaca, Uros, Taquile
Islands always surrounded by incredible natural places
Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)=
lunch / (D)= dinner
Cost by person in Double Occupancy US$ 555 Each
Day 1: Arrival Lima.
Assistance on your arrival in Lima and transfer to your
selected hotel El Pukara. Free time to rest and prepare for
starting your trip around this unusual city and magical
Day 2: Lima – City Tour (B)
In the morning, city tour of the "City of Kings", including
the Lima’s Historical Center, visiting Main Square,
Government Palace, City Hall, the Cathedral (Here is the
tomb of Francisco Pizarro, conqueror of Peru), Museum of the
Cathedral, Temple of San Francisco Convent, Lima Colonial
Balconies, Torre Tagle Palace, Paseo de Aguas and Convent de
los Descalzos. Then, drive through the residential district
of San Isidro, visiting El Olivar Park; Miraflores, visiting
the Kennedy Park, Love Park and Larcomar Mall. Free for
lunch. Optional back to your hotel Pukara.
Day 3: Lima – Cusco – City Tour and Nearby Ruins. (B)
Early in the morning, transfer to airport to take a flight
Assistance on arrival in Cusco and transfer to your hotel
Tambo. Free time to take a short rest to be acclimatized to
In the afternoon, city tour of Cuzco visiting the Main
Square and the Temple of the Sun or Korikancha.
Then, drive out of the city to visit the Inca sites of Kenko,
Tambomachay, Puca Pucara and the impressive fortress of
Sacsayhuaman, built strategically on a hill overlooking
Cusco; famous for its enormous carved stones joined with
astounding precision to form the outer walls. Some of these
stones stand over 9m / 30ft tall and weight over 350
Day 4: Cusco – Machupicchu. (B)
The day starts with an early morning rise to transfer to
Cusco train station for a three hour train journey to the
famous Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu, also known as "The Lost
City of the Incas". Arrive at Aguas Calientes station
followed by a 30-minute bus drive, climbing 6km of winding
road, to the incredible Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, we´ll
participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the
Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial (Intiwatana),
the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and
various burial grounds.
After the tour you will have time to stroll around the
archeological site at your leisure. Lunch in a restaurant at
Aguas Calientes town. Late afternoon return to Cusco.
Overnight at selected hotel in Cusco.
Day 5: Cusco – Sacred Valley of the Incas. (B)
Excursion to the "Sacred Valley of the Incas", a succession
of picturesque towns, agricultural terraces and
archaeological sites. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays,
we´ll have the opportunity to bargain with vendors or stroll
at the Pisac's typical Indian market, with a catholic mass
service on Sunday (celebrated in Quechua, the native
Lunch at a local restaurant in the Sacred Valley.
In the afternoon pass through Calca and Urubamba towns to
arrive to the Inca Fortress and Citadel of Ollantaytambo,
which was built to guard the entry of this part of the
valley and protect it from enemies of the lower jungles;
consisting in a series of superimposed terraces of carved
stones accessed by long staircases. We will have the
opportunity to walk through the quaint streets of the nearby
town, religious and agricultural centre during the Inca
Empire, and get a clear idea of the military strategy
against possible invasions.
On our way back to Cusco we will visit the picturesque
Andean village of Chinchero where the remains of what was
the royal hacienda of Tupac Inca Yupanqui lies. Admire its
well preserved Inca Wall at the Main Square, visit the
beautiful colonial temple built on Inca foundations, with
interesting frescoes on the portico.
Back to Cusco in the afternoon.
Day 6: Cusco – Puno. (B)
Breakfast At fixed time, transport from hotel to the bus
station for your departure to Puno city. At your arrival,
reception and transfer to your hotel Vargas Inn. Lodging.
Free night for personal activities
Day 7: Puno – Lake Titicaca. (Floating and Taquile
Early in the morning, we will have an unforgettable
motorboat excursion on the waters of Titicaca Lake to the
unique "Floating Islands" of the Uros. These ancient
inhabitants of the lake, known as the Water Tribe, have
built their own "islands" by periodically adding new layers
of a type of reed unique to the area called "totora" (Scirpus
Totora), vegetable fibre from the Papiro family. Their homes
and boats are also made from this material. We continue our
motorboat trip to Taquile island, inhabited by
Quechua-speaking natives who have developed efficient and
unique social systems, as well as fine hand weaving
techniques, down through generations. After lunch in a local
Taquile inn, we have a walk through the various hills and
archaeological sites of this 6 km long island. In the
afternoon, return to Puno for overnight at the hotel Vargas
Day 8: Puno – Lima – Home.
Early in the morning, transfer to Juliaca airport to take
your flight to Lima. On the way to the airport, we will
visit the famous Chullpas of Sillustani: stone cylinder
burial chambers used by the Aymaras to bury their important
leaders. Lake Umayo, located in front of the Chullpas, adds
further beauty to the place. Here you also have the
opportunity to observe several local typical birds. Then
transfer to airport to take a flight to Lima. Arrival and
continue your home or next destination.
End Our Services.
All hotel and lodge accommodations based on double
All scheduled transportation.
All scheduled excursions with English-speaking guide
All entrance fees.
Meals as specified in the itinerary.
International Domestic airfares, airport departure
taxes or visa fees, excess baggage charges,
additional nights during the trip due to flight
cancellations, alcoholic beverages or bottled water,
snacks, insurance of any kind, laundry, phone calls,
radio calls or messages, reconfirmation of flights
and items of personal nature, domestic flight
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