A Taste of Peru

8 Days

Overview

This tour is perfect for travelers who don’t have an extended amount of time.

Excursion to Pachacamac Ruins, one of the most important archaeological sites near Lima.Visits to the Temple of the Sun, the Acllahuasi (House of the Virgins of the Sun), the Pilgrims’ Plaza to witness what the site looked like 500years ago.

Fly to Cusco and travel directly to the Sacred Valley of Urubamba, visit the Indian Pisac Market and the Ollantaytambo Fortress. When the market does not take place, you will tour the religious nucleus and archaeological site of Pisac. Overnight in the Sacred Valley.

Travel by Orient Express first class Vistadome train along the Urubamba Valley to Aguas Calientes, and then up to the “Lost City of the Incas.” You will visit the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, one of the most famous and spectacular archeological sites on the continent. Overnight in Machu Picchu. Explore one of the most incredible sights onearth, the ruins of Machu Picchu. Completing your touring, in Cusco, you’ll visit the Koricancha, “Temple of the Sun” – Stroll through the lively historic hub of this city. Overnight in Cusco.

Itinerary

Arrival at Jorge Chavez Lima airport, meet and transfer to the hotel per respective category selected. Overnight in Lima.

Day 02 :
Day 2 Lima

Afternoon excursion to Pachacamac Ruins, considered by many to be the most important archaeological site near Lima. Visit the Temple of the Sun, the Acllahuasi (House of the Virgins of the Sun), the Pilgrims’ Plaza and other palaces whose painstaking reconstruction gives visitors an idea of what the site looked like 500 years ago. (B)

Breakfast

Transfer to the airport to take an early flight to Cusco. You will travel directly to the Sacred Valley of Urubamba, to better adjust to the altitude and to visit the Indian Pisac Market and the Ollantaytambo Fortress. When the market does not take place you will tour the religious nucleus and archaeological site of Pisac. Lunch is included. Overnight in the Sacred Valley. (B-L)

Breakfast, Lunch

Travel by Orient Express first class Vistadome train (with panoramic-windows)along the Urubamba Valley to Aguas Calientes, and then up to the Lost City of the Incas.” You will visit the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, one of the most famous and spectacular archeological sites on the continent. Lunch is included at the Orient Express’ Sanctuary Lodge, Lodge, a few steps away from Machu Picchu.Overnight in Machu Picchu. (B-L)

Breakfast, Lunch

After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a free morning to explore one of the most incredible sights on earth, the ruins of Machu Picchu. In the afternoon you will return to Cusco. (B)

Breakfast
Day 06 :
Day 6 Cusco

Afternoon city tour of Cusco. On our tour you’ll visit the Koricancha or Temple of the Sun” — with it’s interior formerly lined with gold. Stroll and sightsee through the lively historic hub of the city, the Plaza de Armas and its magnificent Cathedral. The outskirts are equally fascinating with the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman, temple of Kenko and Tambomachay, known as the “Baths of the Inca”. Evening dinner and folkloric show. Overnight in Cusco. (B-D)

Breakfast, Dinner

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima. Afternoon City Tour of Lima and Larco Museum. Farewell dinner is either at La Rosa Nautica or Casa Hacienda Moreyra; selection is based according to season. (B-D)

Breakfast, Dinner

Transfer to the airport in time for your international flight to fly back home. (B)

Breakfast

Includes:

  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Lima
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in The Sacred Valley
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Machu Picchu
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Cusco
  • All domestic flights in Peru: Lima-Cusco-Lima
  • All transfers between airports and hotels including baggage handling
  • 11 Meals: 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinner shows
  • All guided tours and transportation as outlined in the itinerary including admission fees
  • Vistadome train and lunch at The Sanctuary Lodge
  • All transportation within Peru
  • Government Hotel Taxes
  • Services of SLT local representatives throughout
  • SLT guaranteed tour performance warranty

Excludes:

  • International Airfare to Lima, Peru
  • Airport Tax; Domestic flights $6.82 International departure tax $31.00

Blackout dates, please call for availability:

Easter

May 1

June 22 – 27

July 28-29

Christmas

TOURIST SUPERIOR CLASS HOTELS OR SIMILAR

Lima: Casa Andina Classic Miraflores Centro, Traditional

Sacred Valley: Villa Urubamba, Standard

Machu Picchu: El Mapi Hotel, Superior Deluxe

Cusco: Terra Andina Hotel, Standard

FIRST CLASS HOTELS

Lima: Casa Andina Classic Miraflores, Superior

Sacred Valley: Sonesta Posadas del Inca Yucay, Standard

Machu Picchu: Casa del Sol Machu PIcchu, Superior

Cusco: Novotel, Contemporary

 

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A Taste of Peru
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Trip Facts

  • Car
  • Hotel
  • Sight Seeing
  • Breakfast
  • Lima,Cusco,Machu Picchu,Sacred Valley

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