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DAY 01: International 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; receive vouchers covering all the services included in your tour and additional information on the organization of your Peru trip.

 

DAY 02: Lima: Sightseeing Tour & Larco Herrera Museum / Arequipa

 

Breakfast. In the morning, guided sightseeing tour to the most attractive and Main Square Lima, Treasures of the Andes, Tours in Peruimportant sites in Lima, the "City of Kings". The tour includes Lima's Historical Center, passing by Plaza San Martin, Plaza Mayor, the Government Palace, the City Hall, the Cathedral and its Religious Art Museum, the Church of Santo Domingo, with the tombs of Santa Rosa and San Martin de Porras, and Lima's Colonial Balconies.

 

We will visit the Convent and Church of San Francisco, the greatest monumental complex of Colonial Art in America and Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The tour includes a visit to the Basilica of 21 altars, Convent of Cloisters, Capitulary and Clementine Rooms, Chorus and Library of the priests, a Museum showing 11 paintings of the Rubens School, the Sacristy with paintings of Surbaran and Ribera, its great patio decorated with Seville tiles of the XVIth Century, Moorish arches and underground Catacombs.

 

Then we visit Larco Herrera Museum, for an excellent overview of Peru's ancient past as it holds the best private collection of pre-Columbian art in the country. The museum has many fine examples of textile works, one example of which has a record breaking 398 threads per inch; materials and tools used by ancient Peruvians to produce their work in ceramics and metal; and Pre-Inca and Inca period pottery, gold and silver pieces with semiprecious stones.

 

And finally we will go to the residential Districts of San Isidro and Miraflores, passing by the Huaca Pucllana, a Ceremonial and Administrative Centre of the Lima Culture built in the II Century A.C. that the Incas considered as "Ñaupallaqta" or Sacred Town. We will also visit El Olivar Park with olive trees brought from Spain in the XVth Century, the Central Park of Miraflores and Larcomar, a symbol of modern Lima and a tourist and entertainment centre as well as a privileged site to enjoy an amazing view of the Pacific Ocean. Lunch on your own. At appropriate time, transfer to the Airport for your departure flight to Arequipa. Upon arrival, meet by our Representative and transfer to your hotel.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 03: Arequipa: Sightseeing tour

 

Breakfast. Sightseeing tour of Arequipa, including the Main Square, one of the most beautiful squares in Peru, and the Cathedral, a prime example of XIXth Century Peruvian architecture, housing beautiful treasures in gold and silver. We also visit the La Compañia Church, an ancient Jesuit temple, maybe the most important one in Arequipa due to its history and tradition, with a beautiful façade with carved columns, laurel crowns, flowers, birds, etc. A more careful look at the façade, however, reveals the limits of European influence, as the angels have indian faces; and indeed one face is even crowned with feathers.

 Convent of Santa Catalina, Treasures of the Andes, Tours in PeruThen, we will visit the Santa Catalina Convent; a "small town" built in the XVIIth Century and opened to the public in 1970, after 400 years as a Cloister. Perfectly preserved for four centuries, you go back in time as you enter the Cloister and see the numerous, spacious patios and gardens, the kitchen and slave quarters and stone washtubs of this Convent. About 20 nuns, of what were once 500, still live in a section of the Convent. Return to your selected hotel in Arequipa. Lunch on your own.

 

Notice: Possibility of visiting the Colca Canyon in Arequipa.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 04: Arequipa /Cusco: Sightseeing Tour and Visit to Nearby Ruins

 

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport of Arequipa to take your flight bound for Cusco. At your arrival you will be transferred to your hotel, where you will rest to acclimatize. Lunch on your own.

 Main Square, Treasures of the Andes, Tours in PeruIn the afternoon, we will have a guided sightseeing tour of Cusco visiting the Main Square, the Cathedral and the Temple of the Sun or Korikancha Then, we drive out of the City to visit the Inca sites of Kenko, Tambomachay, Puca Pucara and the impressive Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, strategically built on a hill overlooking Cusco and famous for its enormous carved stones, some of them standing over 9m / 30ft high and weighing over 350 tons.

Return to the hotel and get ready to enjoy a dinner with a folklore show in a typical restaurant where the musicians play their melodies with Andean instruments of beautiful sounds, while typically dressed dancers will show you different ancient Peruvian dances.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast and dinner

 

DAY 05: Cusco: The Sacred Valley of the Incas

 

Ollantaytambo, Treasures of the Andes, Tours in Peru Breakfast. Full-day excursion to the "Sacred Valley of the Incas", along the Vilcanota River, where we will have the opportunity to share closely the peasants' customs and bargain with vendors at the typical Indian market of Pisac, held only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Lunch in a local countryside restaurant.

 

In the afternoon, passing through the Towns of Calca and Urubamba, we visit the Inca Fortress and Citadel of Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to this part of the Valley, and protect it from possible invasion from the tribes of the Lower jungle. You can walk through the quaint streets of the nearby Town, and get a good idea of what this strategic military, religious, and agricultural centre was like during the Inca Empire.

Late afternoon return to Cusco and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

 

Evening at leisure. We suggest going around the Main Square and enjoy the night atmosphere tasting a delicious Pisco Sour in some of the several Pubs around the Square.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

 

DAY 06: Cusco: Machu Picchu / Aguas Calientes

 

Breakfast. The day starts with an early morning rise to transfer to Cusco Train Station for a 3 ½ 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 Machu Picchu,  Treasures of the Andes, Tours in Perufollowed 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, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and various burial grounds. After the tour you will have time to stroll around the archaeological site at your leisure.

Lunch at a local restaurant in Aguas Calientes Town.

Overnight.

Dinner on your own.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

 

DAY 07: Machu Picchu: Aguas Calientes / Cusco

 

Leisurely breakfast. Excellent opportunity to wake up early and enjoy with a beautiful sunrise as well as stroll by the Town of Aguas Calientes and visit its hot spring thermal waters. Then, you will have time to perform some of the following activities: (not included in the overall tour price)

1. Visit the Citadel of Machu Picchu for the second time.

2. For the most adventurous people, we suggest to go up the Huayna Picchu (if it is not raining) from where you can appreciate the immensity of Machu Picchu, even more amazing being high and distant. Arriving at the top takes about two hours and a half and it must be before 13:00 hours. It is necessary to register in a office at the beginning of the trail. An exciting adventure for the travellers who want to see, from the top, the nature and the carved stone emerging from the ground as a geological miracle.

In the afternoon, back to Cusco by train, and transfer to your hotel for overnight.

Evening free and dinner on your own.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 08: Cusco / Puno

 

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 Included: Breakfast and lunch

 

DAY 09: Puno: Titicaca Lake, Floating Islands of Uros and Taquile

Breakfast. Early in the morning, we will have an unforgettable motorboat excursion on the waters of Lake Titicaca 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 called "totora" (Scirpus totora), vegetable fibre of the Papyrus 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, passed down through the generations.

 

Typical native of Taquile Island in typical dresses, Treasures of the Andes, Tours in PeruUpon arrival at the Town of Taquile we will have a lunch. Then we will walk through the various hills and archaeological sites of this 6 km long Island. In the afternoon, return to Puno for overnight at your hotel.

Evening free and dinner on your own.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

 

DAY 10: Puno: Chullpas of Sillustani en route / Lima - International Departure

 

Breakfast. Early in the morning, transfer to Juliaca Airport to board 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.

Upon arrival in Lima, transfer to your hotel.

 

At the appropriate time, transfer to the airport to board your international departure flight.

 

Meals Included: Breakfast

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It Is Included:

• In Lima: Sightseeing Tour including the Larco Herrera Museum.

• In Arequipa: Sightseeing Tour including Santa Catalina Monastery.

• In Cusco: Sightseeing Tour, and dinner with Folklore Show.

• In the Sacred Valley of the Incas: Full-day excursion to Pisac Indian Market (held only on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays) and the Inca Fortress of Ollantaytambo. Lunch included.

• In Machu Picchu: Guided visit of the Inca Citadel including lunch and overnight.

• In Puno: Full-day boating excursion to the Uros and Taquile Islands including lunch and visit to the Chullpas of Sillustani.

• 09 Nights accommodations

• All Breakfasts, and meals as specified in the programme

• All Entrance tickets for the excursions mentioned above

• All the transfers indicated in the itinerary.

• Train ticket from Cusco- Aguas Calientes-Cusco

• Bus ticket from Aguas Calientes- Machu Picchu- Aguas Calientes

• Bus ticket from Cusco to Puno including lunch at local restaurant en route

• All applicable taxes

• All bilingual guided tours (english/spanish) as described in the itinerar

 

It Is Not Included:

• International and domestic flights

• Airport taxes ($30.25 for international flights and $6.05 for domestic flights)

• Baggage excess

• Alcoholic drinks, soda or bottled mineral water

• Personal expenses

• Tips

• International or National personal telephone calls

• Meals not mentioned

• Optional post - tour (cost given separately)

 

We recommend to take:

• Long pants or slacks

• Long-sleeved shirts.

• T-shirts.

• Sweaters and a jacket.

• Rain wear always.

• Camera.

• Insect Repellent and sun block.

• Aid kit (Band-Aids, cotton, bandages, rubbing alcohol, Aspirin).

• Medicine to arrest or prevent the so called ”Soroche” or altitude sickness.

• Please consult your physician what medicine is best suited for your organism.

Before booking the Peru Packages , please read the following information carefully:

 

BE sure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months after the date that you enter Peru.

 

Fill out the booking information. We will contact you as soon as possible (within 24 hours) to confirm your Machu Picchu Tours booking, accommodation and assist you in customizing a unique package.

Please specify if you would require the services of  an extra night in Aguas Calientes.

 

Payment Proceed: We require a % 50 percent  deposit per person for all Tours and treks. The remaining balance must be paid before the starting date of the tour. You can pay the balance requesting the agent in charge of your account an invoice to be paid online with credit card. You will proceed with your payments through our secure server. We accept all major credit card payments, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. We also accept e-checks, wire transfer or direct deposits.

 

Peru travel Information

 

Peru is located on the central west coast of South America. Its neighboring countries are: Ecuador and Colombia to the N; Chile to the S; Brazil and Bolivia to the E; and the Pacific Ocean to the W. It is the third largest country in South America, with a surface area of 1 285 215,6 km2 (larger than France, Spain, and Germany combined) distributed approximately in the following manner: 12% coastal territory, 28% Andean highlands and 60% Amazon jungle. Its capital, Lima, is located in the coastal area, where the country's greatest economic activities take place.

 

Peruvian time is five hours past Greenwich Mean Time and is similar to Eastern Standard Time in the United States (except when the U.S. goes on daylight savings time from April to October). In reference to other cities, when it is noon in Peru, it is:

 

Being such a geographically diverse country within the tropical belt, the weather in Peru is determined both by altitude and season. However, it also means that there is almost invariably sunshine somewhere in Peru ! Below is a summary of the weather conditions you can expect to find in each different region of the country at different times of the year.

 

Northern region: warm year-round with highs of up to 35°C in the summer.

Central and southern regions: two well-defined seasons, winter between April and October, and summer between November and March.

 

This region has two seasons, dry season between April and rainy season between November and March.

High rainforest (over 2,300 feet asl): has a temperate, subtropical climate with abundant rainfall.

 

 

WEATHER

 

Cusco city has a temperate climate with year round temperatures fluctuating between14º - 16ºC and warm days and cold nights.

Rainy season in Cusco is from December to March. Machu Picchu has a semi-tropical climate, with warm, humid days and cold nights.

Rainy season in Machu Picchu is from November to April. Although you can go trekking during the months of April to October, the best months for visiting Machu Picchu are May and June.

 

ALTITUDE

 

Cusco - 3360 m.a.s.l. Machu Picchu - 2400 m.a.s.l. Urubamba - 2850 m.a.s.l.

 

VISAS

 

All travellers should contact the nearest Peruvian consulate in order to ascertain what visa rules apply, since these may change without previous notice,type of visa to enter Peru

 

AIRPORT - luggage regulations

 

Liquids must be carried in containers whose capacity can not exceed of 100 ml (or its equivalent in other volumetric units, such as liquid ounces for instance). No liquids will be allowed in containers of more capacity than the said 100 ml, even if the container is not completely full.

The containers must be placed in reclosable plastic bags with a maximum capacity of 1 liter. The containers must fit effortlessly in the transparent plastic bag, which must be perfectly sealed.

The plastic bag must be presented at the inspection post for its visual examination. Only one plastic bag per passenger can be allowed.

 

Exceptions must be made in case of medications, milk and baby food, as well as in case of passengers who require a special diet. There must be the appropriate means in place to verify the nature of these liquids.

Likewise, exceptions must be made regarding liquids purchased in the duty free shops at the airport or on board an aircraft, provided that these liquids are packed in a sealed plastic container foolproof against undue manipulations, and that a satisfactory proof (receipt) is produced showing that the article was acquired at the airport’s duty free shops, or aboard an aircraft on the traveling day(s) for passengers leaving an airport or being there on transit.

 

LANGUAGE

 

Spanish language, spoken by 80% of the population, and Quechua language spoken by 20% of Peruvians.

 

CURRENCY

The Nuevo sol its symbol is S/. in circulation are bills of 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 nuevos soles; coins of 1, 2, and 5 nuevos soles; and coins of 5, 10, 20 and 50 céntimos of a nuevo sol. US$ are widely accepted..

Power voltage.

 

In Peru is 220 Volts AC, 60 Hz. Most modern electrical appliances do not need adapters since they will accept both 110 as well as 220 AC voltages. Please make sure to check the voltage options of those artefacts you intend to take with you during your trip, such as hair dryers, battery chargers, notebooks and lap tops, video cameras, etc. Most of these do not usually need a special adapter, but it is important that you make sure of that before leaving your country of origin in order not to have to buy special 110 V / 220 V AC adapters, which, however, can be found in the local market here in Peru.

 

VACCINATIONS

 

Full details of the latest health requirements should be obtained from an authorized medical source, such as your doctor. There are no mandatory health requirements for Peru.Because you are visiting Andean areas, don't forget to take precautions to avoid altitude sickness. Be sure to try hot tea or infusion of coca leaves on your arrival in the altitude; during your first day move slowly and eat lightly.

 

PERUVIAN FOOD & GASTRONOMY

 

Peruvian cuisine is highly varied and spicy. Some of our typical dishes are: "cebiche" (raw fish marinated in lemon juice), "aji de gallina" (de-boned chicken cooked in a milk and aji sauce), and "anticuchos" (shish kebabs of beef heart and meat), apart from the typical dishes from each region. Pisco Sour cocktail representative Peru's typical mixed drink prepared with pisco, lemon, egg white and sugar .

 

VERY IMPORTANT NOTE

 

Our Company reserve the right to make changes to the order of the trip, without prior notice, due to changes in climate conditions, river water levels, flight or bus arrival and departure times or any other reason relevant to the best development of the trip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOURS IN LIMA

 

Type of tour            :    Archaeological, cultural

Duration                 :   10  days / 9Night

Starting Point         :     Lima

Ending Point          :    Puno

Price                      : $3080.00

GROUP SERVICE: (02  to 12 People Max)Our most popular Machu Picchu Tours. It is recommended for everybody who  like the adventure ,Families, Honeymooners and Couples.

 

PRIVATE SERVICE: All inclusive for Families with children, Honeymooners and Couples. special tour program just for you, and you can depart any day you wish and choose the group size, we don´t add any people, is arranged just for you. All private groups include additional services, such as: extra porters, horses to ride and to carry your personal gear( for alternate treks), First class Vistadome train, luxury hotels if you required.

 

Normal Price $3080.00

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