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Peru Classic Inca ( 7 Days / 6 Nights)

Lima - Cusco - Sightseeing Tours - Machu Picchu - Sacred Valley - Cusco Puno Route Sun - Puno Lake Titicaca - Uros and Taquile Island - Town Sillustani.

Overview.
An authentic experience of knowing Peru in a quick way for executive and conference travelers, knowing the icon culture of the country the Inca city of Machu Picchu.

Highlights

  • Of the beaten track experience.
  • Peru Cusco S.A.C concept during the whole program will let you experience a unique tour.
  • Fully Private Tours ensures personalized service.
  • Discover Machu Picchu in a private and Shared guided tour.
  • Scenic roundtrip train journey to Machu Picchu.
  • Stay in a selection of carefully selected hotels.
  • 24 hours emergency contact ensures support no matter what time.

What set us apart and what you can expect?

The Peru Cusco S.A.C. Concept:
At Cultural Immersion we believe, that what makes you journey special and authentic is much more than visiting the most important tourist sites of our country. The real experiences count more, this is the reason why we have created our programs thinking of the real traveler, who wants to immerse in the local culture and local people. Our itineraries whenever possible will take you to very authentic off the beaten track locations not overcrowded with tourists, where you will really understand our culture, traditions, way of life and get to know the local people. Experience the real Peru, Bolivia, Chile and South America with Peru Cusco S.A.C.!

Fast Booking Process:
From the moment we receive your request, we will provide fast responses and personalized service. Within hours, you will receive a reply with a preliminary itinerary, which you will be able to review and modify as you wish. After you have decided on an itinerary and the selected hotels have confirmed availability, we will send you our Booking Form, invoice and payment instructions. Once we receive your first payment, your trip is totally confirmed. 45 days prior to your trip, we will also send you a final itinerary, which contains all the detailed information such as: schedules, train times, flight times, etc.

100% Flexibility:
All our packages can start on any date and can be modified as you wish to better fit your needs (activities, length of the tours, schedules, sites, accommodation, etc.), just let us know your desires and we will be happy to put together the journey of your dreams. For instance, if you want a more adventurous trip, you may add biking, hiking, horseback riding or kayaking activities to make your itinerary fit your personal taste. As most of our packages are fully private, you will be able to make the changes you wish.

Safe and easy payment:
Once you are set on an itinerary, we will send you the invoice for your trip. At the moment of booking, we will request a 30% deposit from you. The whole amount is due 45 days prior to your arrival. For payments, we accept all credit cards through PayPal (subject to a 7% surcharge). You can also make a wire transfer to our account in USA, which is free of any charges.

Top-Notch Service:
Experience our top-notch service from the moment you arrive in Peru until the moment you have to say goodbye. Travel in one of our modern and comfortable vans, accompanied by one of our professional, carefully selected tour guides and feel at home at the our best selected hotels in each destination.

Expert tour guides:
Explore Peru with a completely knowledgeable local tour guide, perfectly fluent in English, Spanish request your languages. Instead of having a different guide on each day, we will appoint one guide to you for each region you visit. Our guides, native to this land, know the country like the back of their hands and will give you an inside view of the Peruvian culture. Start sharing their passion for Peru and have not only an educational experience, but also a new friend in Peru.

Private transportation:
Most of our excursions include a private van and professional driver. This give you the flexibility to be able to make stops at scenic points to take photos or just admire the landscape, stay longer at any place you want or start the tour a little earlier for instance. Take advantage of your private transportation.

Carefully selected responsible accommodation:
All accommodations are included at carefully selected hotels. We work with local responsible hotels, and we try to avoid big international chains. As part of our sustainability policy we have carefully select hotels with a lot of character and the best possible comfort and amenities, but with a sense for social commitment and with an ecofriendly concept.

Carefully selected restaurants and authentic food:
Peru is a well know culinary destination and food is very important in our culture. Even if you are not visiting Peru just for its food; this will be definitely a highlight of your stay. All meals we include are carefully chosen using the best local restaurant where you can try very authentic and delicious food. Most of our itineraries as well include a culinary experience at Lima, Arequipa and Cusco Culinary, where you will learn about the local cuisine guided by an expert Peruvian chef.

Peru behind the scenes:
It is important to mention that we have a unique authentic program. From the day you arrive, we will not take you through the crowded tourist routes; instead we have carefully organized our itineraries going to off the beaten track locations and visiting the most interesting and authentic sites. For sure there will be some visits to the most popular places such as Machu Picchu or Ollantaytambo; however, even when visiting these places, we will try to arrive at less crowded times and accommodate the visit using different circuits so you have the feeling that the place is just for you. We also believe that part of your visit should include contact with the locals to understand their way of life – therefore whenever possible we include visits to native Andean communities, a homestay or agricultural activities where you will able to not only watch but participate hand by hand with the locals.

We really hope you choose us to organize your once in a lifetime Peru Cusco S.A.C. experience!

Departures: Weekly. Itineraries are flexible.

Tour includes: All airport transfers, all tours, meals, entrance fees and train tickets listed, hotel accommodation, hotel taxes and service charge. Additional pre and post tours are available.

Not included: Not included: International airfare, domestic airfare within Peru, airport departure taxes (Approximate cost US$30.00 international flights, and US$6 for each domestic flight). These tax can not be pre-paid. The entrance fee to the ruins on the second day in Machu Picchu US$50.

Day 1: Arrival in Lima

Assistance at your arrival to Lima International Airport and transfer to your hotel. There you will receive a briefing on your tour; vouchers covering all the services included in your tour and additional information on the organisation of your Peru trip.: Hotel Monte Real.

Day 2: Lima - Cusco.

Breakfast. You will be taken to the airport and you will board your flight to Cusco. Assistance on arrival in Cusco and transfer to your hotel Prisma. Free time to take a short rest to get acclimatized to the altitude. In the afternoon, city tour of Cuzco visiting the Main Square, the Cathedral 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 tons. Overnight at selected hotel in Cusco. Meals: Breakfast. Accommodation: Hotel Prisma. Meals: Breakfast. Accommodation: Hotel Prisma.

Day 3: Cusco - Machu Picchu.

Early in the morning, transfer to Cusco train station for a three hours train ride to the famous Inca Citadel of Machupicchu, one of the most renowned examples of Inca architecture, known as "The Lost City of the Incas", get down the train in Aguas Calientes station for a 30-minutes drive climbing a 6km of winding road to reach the marvelous citadel. Upon arrival, guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial, Intiwatana, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of Three Windows and various burial grounds. Time free to stroll by the archaeological site. Lunch at a restaurant at Aguas Calientes town. Late afternoon return to Cusco. Meals: Breakfast. Accommodation: Hotel Prisma.

Day 4: Cusco - Sacred Valley.

Excursion to the "Sacred Valley of the Incas", a succession of picturesque towns, agricultural terraces and archaeological sites. 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 language). 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. Meals: Breakfast. Accommodation: Hotel Prisma.

Day 5: Cusco - Puno (Route of the Sun).

Breakfast. Early departure by bus to the City of Puno, (3,860 m.a.s.l.). During the trip, we pass by the lovely Wacarpay Lake, offering spectacular views of the mountains reflected in its calm waters. We proceed to the beautiful Town of Andahuaylillas, and visit the Church of San Pedro de Andahuaylillas, better known as the Sistine Chapel of the Americas, due to its decorated polychrome ceiling. On the way, we stop in Raqchi, where we can see a spectacular Inca Sanctuary built by the Inca Pachacutec, and dedicated to the great Inca God of Wiracocha. It has a great central wall with a stone base of fine Inca architecture. Other walls are made of giant adobe bricks. The structure also has two circular lateral columns. Around the Temple are several buildings once used for housing and storage. About 70 km further on, we pass through La Raya Ranch where we can see herds of vicuñas and llamas. Then we travel along the High Plateau of Collao, stopping at the Town of Ayaviri, an important livestock and textile centre, to visit the impressive Temple of Kalasaya, ruins from the ancient Pucara Culture. Buffet lunch in a quiet countryside restaurant, where we can enjoy the delightful culinary art of the region. In the afternoon, arrival in Puno and transfer to your hotel. Evening free and dinner on your own. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch. Accommodation: Hotel Balsa Inn.

Day 6: Puno - Lake Titicaca (Uros and Taquile Islands).

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. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch. Accommodation: Hotel Balsa Inn.

Day 7: Cusco - Lima.

Morning at leisure in Puno. In the afternoon transfer to the airport to take the flight to Lima, in the route visiting to Pre-Inca Ruins of Sillustani a Espertacular Cylindrical tombs. Lima upon arrival reception and continue to next destination or back your home. Meals: Breakfast.

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PERU CLASSIC TOURS

Price valid through December 2019

These prices are per person. There is a surcharge for one passenger traveling alone.

Peru Classic Tours - 6 Days Double Triple Single Single Alone
Surcharge
Luxury $6754 $7171 $9555 $1832
Deluxe $5908 $5832 $7834 $1832
First Class Superior $5299 $5231 $6620 $1832
First Class $5047 $5004 $6148 $1832
Tourist Superior $4744 $4739 $5600 $1832
Tourist $4604 $4516 $5216 $1832
  • All prices are per person in US$.
  • Single room price is the price of the complete itinerary in a single room, with transfers and tours based in a minimum of two persons.
  • Single Alone Surcharge is the extra cost for providing transfers and tours for one person traveling alone.
  • Luxury category uses Belmond hotels in Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu, and their prices are valid until December 22nd.

Departures:Weekly. Itineraries and departure days are flexible, you can add extra days or you can shorten the number of days on a particular city according to your interests.

Tour includes:All airport transfers, tours and meals indicated in the itinerary. All entrance fees and train tickets needed to operate the tours and excursions, hotel accommodation, hotel taxes and service charge. Additional pre and post tours are available.

Not included:International airfare, domestic airfare within Peru, airport departure taxes (Approximate cost $31.00 international flights, and $7.40 for each domestic flight). These tax can not be pre-paid. The entrance fee to the ruins on the second day in Machu Picchu $58.

Belmon Miraflores Park Hotel *****

Set in one of Lima's most fashionable areas, the Belmond Miraflores Park takes you straight to the heart of all that's best about this great capital city. Renowned for its beautiful garden location beside the Pacific Ocean, it has breathtaking views out to sea. This luxury hotel combines personalised service, exceptional dining and indulgent facilities to create the perfect base from which to explore. Colonial architecture, superb museums with Inca gold and Pre-Columbian antiquities, and glamorous shops, bars and restaurants are all just moments from the hotel.

Hotel Marriott Miraflores *****

Treat yourself a memorable hotel experience in Peru at the JW Marriott Hotel Lima, ranked among the top 25 hotels in South America by Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2015. Offering guests superior service, luxury accommodations, and an unbeatable location, our resort caters to the discerning and adventuresome traveler. Located in Lima's distinctive Miraflores district, we're near top fine dining, notable historic sites, and picturesque public spaces. Our stylish guest rooms and suites feature spectacular ocean views and include amenities like marble bathrooms and designer bedding. Savor fine Peruvian dining at one of our two acclaimed restaurants, book a spa treatment at our Health Club, or break a sweat in our state-of-the-art fitness center. If you're hosting a work convention or a wedding here in Lima, look no further than our 13,000 square feet of elegant event space. Whether you're visiting for business or pleasure, we look forward to hosting you at the JW Marriott Hotel Lima..

Hotel Luxury Collection Paracas *****

An spectacular bay, an encountering with the nature marvels and all the adrenaline of aquatic sports are awaiting for you at Hotel Paracas, a Luxury Collection Resort. A place with the most priviledged location of the Peruvian coast: just in front of the Paracas National Reserve. Our private dock offers all the facilities and quick access from all the rooms to a yatch tour through the splendid Ballesta Islands, the touristic attraction defined as an ecologic sanctuary. Enjoy the experience of going on a trip through the desert dunes in a 4WD SUV and end the adventure with a magical picnic under the stars of Paracas. Also enjoy the flight over the mystical Nazca lines. The Hotel Paracas has an area of 34,136 m2, 120 rooms, 2 swimming pools, a bar-lounge, a luxury spa, conference rooms for up to 500 attendings, a Kid's Club area and a variety of family activities that make it one of the most important 5-star hotels of the southcoast of our country..

Hotel Hilton Pacaras *****

Unwind at the all-suite DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paracas-Peru. This hotel in Paracas, Peru is set in the desert paradise of Paracas Bay beach. On arrival, enjoy a warm welcome with a freshly baked DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie. This hotel in Paracas, Peru is ideally located just 16 minutes from Pisco International Airport, neighboring the Paracas National Reserve. Admire exotic wildlife and stunning views from the balcony of a spacious suite. Enjoy the extra space of a separate living area with two flat-screen TVs, a microwave and WiFi. Savor delicious local specialties and continental favorites at the on-site restaurant, El Candelabro. Sip on cocktails and cool drinks from the poolside snack bar or re-energize with a workout in the modern fitness center..

Hotel Monasterio *****

Right beside the lively Cusco central square is Belmond Hotel Monasterio, a former monastery and national monument dating from 1592. One of the most unique hotels in Cusco, this delightful retreat combines centuries-old charm with luxury hotel service. Discover inspired restaurants and boutique rooms and suites, all clustered around a tranquil central courtyard. The ideal hotel from which to discover the delights of Cusco, its doors open to a vibrant scene of old and modern architecture, markets, galleries and restaurants serving 'new Andean' cuisine..

Hotel Plaza Nazarenas *****

Set in a tranquil plaza behind Cusco's main square, this former palace and convent emerged from years of restoration to become one of the city's most exclusive hotels. Step past walls of Inca stones and into a cloistered courtyard with an ancient fountain at its heart. Then be surprised as contemporary Cusco comes to the fore: a fabulous spa, the city's first outdoor pool and stylish restaurants serving cutting-edge local cuisine. This intimate urban retreat has just 55 suites, each enriched with oxygen and with its own private bar where guests can create drinks accented with fresh ingredients grown at and around the hotel..

Hotel Tambo del Inka Luxury Collection Urubamba Sacred Valley *****

Nestled in the Sacred Valley, just 50 minutes from the city of Cusco, Tambo del Inka is the best hotel in Peru from which travelers can reach Machu Picchu, the mystical Inca citadel. This spectacular resort & spa invites you to relax and indulge the senses, offering unparalleled service and limitless opportunities of discovery for groups, weddings, meetings and incentive travel around Peru. To ensure a full experience during your vacations in Peru, different adventure, historical and cultural tours may be arranged by the hotel concierge: from a visit to Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, to kayaking on the impressive Lake Piuray, biking along mountain roads, trekking the marvel of sublime mountains, or observing exotic Peruvian wild birds.

Belmon Rio Sagrado Hotel Urubamba Sacred Valley *****

In the Sacred Valley of the Incas, among verdant fields and towering mountains, lies Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado. Set on the banks of the rushing Urubamba River, this luxury hotel is built in natural materials to resemble an authentic Andean village. Situated at a lower altitude than nearby Cusco, the hotel provides the perfect environment in which to acclimatise, and is an ideal base to explore the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. So savour fresh produce in the restaurant, enjoy a local Sacred Valley massage or spend a few soothing minutes feeding the hotel's baby alpacas. Slip into the spirit of Peruvian life..

Belmon Santuary Lodges Machu Picchu ****

Belmond Sanctuary Lodge is the only hotel located adjacent to the ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. It offers its guests exceptionally easy access from early morning to late afternoon, when most of the day visitors and buses have left. Sit out on a terrace and savour Peruvian cuisine based on produce grown on the Lodge's own plot: this delightful hideaway is the perfect place to relax and unwind in the shadow of the Lost City.

Hotel Sumaq Machu Picchu *****

In 2016, Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel has a surprise for you: Its new premises evoke the Andean past of the Peruvian culture in a faithful manner which is the now the new image of the Machu Picchu hotel. Under the symbolic concept of the chakana or also the Andean cross, the four plants of the hotel have been represented by the 4 natural elements: Air, fire, earth, and water. Come here and enjoy the comfort of a place where you can live and feel the Incan culture.

Hotel Inkaterra Machu Pueblo *****

Stay at Inkaterra luxury Machu Picchu Hotel, your ultimate cloud forest vacation paradise, an intimate 81-casitas luxury hotel in sprawling Andean style village within the secluded 12 acres of exquisite beauty. Follow stone pathways along the terraced hills, melding with the sacred energy of the mountains. Indulge in Inkaterra's spa services which use sublime natural essences. A first-class restaurant boasts stunning views of the rushing Vilcanota River..

Hotel Libertador Isla Esteves Puno *****

Located on a private island, the Esteves Island, Libertador Lake Titicaca offers unforgettable sunrises and sunsets from any point in the hotel. The lake is visible 360º views of the highest navigable lake int he world. From its private pier, travelers can navigate to islands lost in time where they can witness and participate from centuries-old traditions and crafts with their inhabitants. The hotel is 45 minutes from the Manco Capac airport. Guests can stay in any of the 123 rooms, make use of the business center or the Wellness & Relax area, buy souvenirs, take pictures from the different viewpoints or play snooker at the games room.!

Hotel Libertador Luxury Colletion *****

Nothing better than relaxing in one of the 88 newly remodeled rooms, in the atmosphere of peace and tranquility of the Selva Alegre district, just 5 minutes from the Plaza de Armas of Arequipa and 20 minutes from the airport Rodriguez Ballon. Whether traveling for pleasure, you can begin to enjoy the pool and the gardens, as well as our fine restaurants Los Robles. To close deals, you can access the lobby, with workstations, and to enjoy the company of good friends, is the Montoneros Bar remodeled with a very modern cellar station and with direct access from the street. The hotel has a new multi-purpose area, ideal for major events and conventions of up to 900 people and has ample parking. also

Cieba Top Lodge *****

CEIBA TOPS, the newest of Explorama's lodges, is located on the banks of the Amazon River just 40 km (25 mi) from Iquitos. Ceiba Tops offers the comforts of home, air conditioned rooms with private bathrooms, in the most comfortable of Amazonian Rainforest settings. At Ceiba Tops, elaborate gardens, a swimming pool, water slide, hammock house and the Esmeralda lounge all complement the surrounding exotic environment. Ceiba Tops is perfect for stays of one or more nights. For families, connecting rooms are available or you can upgrade your Amazonian Adventure by choosing the Presidential, Ministerial or Junior Suite. This comfortable lodge now has courtesy Wi-Fi Internet service in all public areas, so you can send your e-mail while swinging in a hammock or in a lounge chair by the pool on your own laptop.

Explorama Lodge ****

Originally built in 1964 and located in an extensive Primary Rainforest Reserve 80 km/50 mi down the Amazon River from Iquitos, Explorama Lodge under went a facelift for its 45th anniversary. The 40 typical palm-thatched jungle lodge rooms now have private bathroom facilities! But don't worry, the Lodge has maintained its romantic atmosphere with kerosene lamps and torches for lighting, mosquito-netted beds, and covered walkways to the Tahuampa Bar and Hammock House where you can relax surrounded by a myriad of rainforest sounds.

Tents for Sleeping

Tents - 2 people in a 4 person tent which allows for greater comfort, and also storage of backpacks. If you are travelling alone and would like your own tent, please request this. Normally we can accomodate single travellers in a 2 man tent. If you are travelling in a group of 3 we might accomodate you in two tents or a 5-6 man tent. We buy new tents every year, and usually there is a two year rotation on tents.

Tents for Sleeping

Dining tent. a spacious food to take the place along the walks. Our staff dining tents installed for the comfort of our customers, where they can enjoy our meals prepared by an international chef.

Bathroom tent.

Bathroom tent. It is a complementary service to our adventurous customers, for a better health service so this does not pollute the environment, we have a commitment to the environment..

  • Tour Price Includes

    All transfers to/from airports, piers, trains and bus stations, restaurants, shows and entretainment venues.

    All tours and excursions included in the itinerary.

    All entrance fees to museums, archaeological sites and attractions included in the itinerary. Including the entrance fee to Machu Picchu for one day.

    All train tickets, bus and boat tickets for tours, excursions and activities included in the itinerary. Including the round trip ticket for the bus-train combination to Machu Picchu.

    Hotel accommodation.

    Hotels service charge. Foreign visitors are exempt from hotel sales tax.

    Daily American Buffet Breakfast.

    Lunch and dinner is included whenever is indicated in the itinerary as "L" for lunch and "D" for dinner.

    Airfare

    Airfare is not included unless is specified as included. When the airfare is listed as INCLUDED, airfare includes all queues, security fee, fuel surcharges and Peruvian sales tax.

    Not included

    When staying in Machu Picchu for overnight, the entrance fee for the 2nd day in Machu Picchu is not included, unless is specified as INCLUDED.

    Airport departure taxes are not included. Approximate cost is US$31.00 for international flights, and US$7.40 for each domestic flight.

    Expenses such us beverages on meals, tips, laundry, phone calls and other personal expenses are not included.

    Airport departure taxes and Galapagos National Park tax are subject to change.

 

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