DAY 01: ARRIVAL TO LIMA
Reception upon arrival at Lima airport and transfer to the chosen hotel. Overnight in Lima.

DÍA 02: LIMA – ICA / CITY TOUR EN ICA + LAGUNA DE HUACACHINA
Departure to Ica on the bus at 0730 hrs. The trip lasts 05 hrs. approximately. Reception & transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon the City Tour will begin with the visit to an old winery where a grape brandy is made, famously known as Pisco. Here we can learn the whole process of how Pisco is made, guided by an experienced worker of the winery. After visiting the facilities of the winery, visitors will be invited to taste the different types of Pisco and wines that the winery produces. Finally we will go to the Oasis of Huacachina, which is located just 5 km from the center of the city of Ica. In this beautiful lagoon visitors will enjoy the tranquility of the place. The huge dunes that surround the lagoon allow visitors to practice one of the most fascinating sports in the area popularly called Sandboarding (Additional Cost $ 20.00 per person, it lasts for 02 hours). Overnight in Ica.
Food Included: Breakfast


DAY 03: BALLESTAS ISLANDS & PARACAS NATIONAL RESERVE / DEPARTURE TO NAZCA
0645 hrs. Transfer in tourist convoy to Paracas. Arrival & transfer to the pier to board the speedboat towards the Ballestas Islands, on the way we will pass through the enigmatic Candelabro engraved in the sand in the shape of a candelabrum. Later we will observe the Sea Lions in their natural habitat, the Humboldt penguins, guano birds, the guano exploitation area and rock formations caused by the erosion of the wind and waves. Then we will visit the National Reserve of Paracas, which includes: Panoramic View of the bay from the Obelisk in honor of our Independence, Interpretation Hall of the National Reserve, Bird Lookout, Paleontological Area, The Flamingos in their natural habitat, The Cathedral that It is a natural rock formation, Playa Yumaque, Lookout from the Península of Paracas, Red Beach, Lagunillas beach view, in which we will enjoy an excellent view of this part of the reserve. 1700 hr. Departure to Nazca, the trip lasts 02 hrs. Reception & transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Nazca.

Food Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 04: FLYOVER THE NAZCA LINES / BUS TRIP TOWARDS AREQUIPA
Transfer to the airfield to fly over the enigmatic Nazca lines for around 35 minutes, whose origin is completely unknown. These archaeological treasures are found in the Nazca desert and show us representations of men, animals and abstract symbols that are more than 300 meters long. 1500 hrs. Departure by bus to Arequipa, the trip lasts around 08 hrs. & half. Approximate arrival at 23:00 hrs. Reception & transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Arequipa.
Food Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 05: AREQUIPA –  CITY TOUR + SANTA CATALINA CONVENT
Morning free of activities to achieve a better acclimatization. In the afternoon we will start the Colonial City Tour through the “White City”, where we will visit the Cathedral, the Convent of Santa Catalina, a beautiful convent built in the XVI and XVII century, Painted Dome and cloisters of the disciples of Jesus, colonial architecture, the Main Plaza, temple and square of San Francisco, Yanahuara overlook where we will have a magnificent view of the volcanoes that surround the city. Evening free of activities. Overnight in Arequipa.
Food Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 06: AREQUIPA – EXCURSION TO COLCA VALLEY – CHIVAY
We will begin our excursion through the Colca Valley, along the northern route, during the tour we will appreciate the town of Yura, located around the Chachani Volcano; to then pass through the National Reserve of Pampa Cañahuas, where we can appreciate the flora and fauna of the area, the wonderful landscapes and important archaeological ruins, the churches, the inhabitants with their typical costumes, and their customs. Arrival in Chivay transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon we will visit the thermal baths of La Calera. Return to the hotel. Overnight Chivay.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

 

DAY 07: OVERLOOK OF THE CÓNDOR – PUNO

We will go to the Cross of the Cóndor overlook, the place with the best view of the depth of the Colca Canyon and where you can appreciate the majestic flight of the condors, you also have a magnificent view of the opposite side of the Canyon, where the town of Tapay is. Later we will start the return trip and on the way we will visit places of tourist attraction such as the Pre-Inca Hanging Tombs (Litomaquetas), Viewpoints of Terraces, and the traditional villages of Pinchollo, Macay & Yanque. Return to Chivay. In the afternoon we will go to Puno, on the way we will visit PATAHUASI from where we observe rock formations caused by erosion, then we will go through the town of Imata, where we will find the stone forest of pylons which is seen from This town, we visit the lagoons where we can find a variety of birds, alpacas and llamas. We will continue the trip to Puno directly, arriving at the city at approximately 1830 hrs. Reception & transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Puno.
Food Included: Breakfast, Lunch

 

DAY 08: PUNO – UROS / TAQUILE (LAKE TITICACA)
This day we will move to the port to take the boat that will take us to the artificial island of Uros, an island located on Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world. The Uros Island is built of “Totora”, a local aquatic plant, it is also used by the inhabitants to build their houses and create their arts and crafts. Lunch. Then we will visit the Natural Island of Taquile, an Andean community that preserves its ancestral way of life, customs and its typical clothing. Return to the city. Overnight in Puno.
Food Included: Breakfast & Lunch

DAY 09: PUNO – CUSCO ON TOUR BUS
We will start our trip to the imperial city of Cusco by tour bus, knowing the cities of Andahuaylillas, where we visit the famous church of the same name considered the Andean Sistine Chapel, we will appreciate in its interior one of the most beautiful examples of Colonial art with its golden altars, murals, paintings and polychrome ceilings. Lunch. Then we will move to Raqchi where we will visit the Temple of God Wiracocha, we will arrive at the town of La Raya which is the border between Cusco and Puno. Reception and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cusco.
Food Included: Breakfast & Lunch

DAY 10: CUSCO: CITY TOUR + 04 SURROUNDING RUINS
Free morning for acclimatization. In the afternoon- City tour and visit to the nearby archaeological ruins, including the main square, the cathedral, Koricancha which was a military and religious center of the Inca Empire, and was dedicated to its main god the Sun, Tambomachay (Inca baths), Puca Pucara (military control center), Kenko amphitheater (evidence of mythical beliefs of those times) and the strength of Sacsayhuaman. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cusco.
Food Included: Breakfast

DAY 11:SACRED VALLEY OF THE  INCAS WITH OVERNIGHT STAY
We will start the excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where we will have the opportunity to know the typical terraces of the Inca times and towns such as Pisac and its colorful Inca market, Calca, Yucay, Urubamba. Lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit Ollantaytambo a huge Inca complex of administrative, agricultural and religious functions. Here you can see large rock walls, temples and palaces. Free afternoon to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Overnight in Sacred Valley.
Food Included: Breakfast & Lunch

DAY 12: OLLANTAYTAMBO / DEPARTURE TO AGUAS CALIENTES
Free morning, transfer to the train station at appropriate time to continue trip towards Aguas Calientes, the trip lasts 2 hrs approximately. Reception & transfer to the hotel. Afternoon free, it is recommended to visit the thermal baths of Aguas Calientes which is only a 5 minutes walk away. Overnight in Aguas Calientes.
Food Included: Breakfast

DAY 13: VISIT TO MACHU PICCHU / RETURN TO CUSCO
From very early (0500 hrs) you can climb towards Machupicchu to enjoy the beautiful sunrise or if you wish and have physical prowess you can ascend to Huaynapicchu “Young Mountain” from where you have a spectacular view of the entire Inca citadel of Machupicchu. At 1100 hrs you will meet the guide to have the guided tour of Machupicchu, this citadel remained unknown for centuries until 1911 when it was discovered by Hirman Bingham on accident. This Inca Center is one of the greatest wonders of the world. The guided tour of the archaeological site of Machu Picchu includes the passage through the urban sector which houses the major architectural elements of the Inca city, its main sites being the Temple of the Sun, the Intiwatana, group of sacred rock, temple of the three windows , the mausoleum, etc. Buffet lunch at Sanctuary Lodge (only hotel in the citadel) so tourists have the option to return to enjoy the citadel of Machu Picchu until the afternoon they will take the bus back to town to board the return train to the city of Cusco. Reception & transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Cusco.
*** In the program is considered entrance to the citadel of Machupicchu, in the case you want to ascend to Huaynapicchu must consider an additional $ 14.00 per person to issue a ticket composed Machupicchu + Huaynapicchu. ***
Food Included: Breakfast & Lunch

 

DAY 14: CUSCO / LIMA – COLONIAL & MODERN CITY TOUR
At the appropriate time, transfer to the airport to board a flight to Lima. Reception & transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon we will start the Colonial & Modern City tour through the city of Lima, we begin our tour with a panoramic view of the “Pucllana Pyramid”, a magnificent ceremonial and archaeological center built in the 4th century AD. and considered “sacred town” by the Incas.
We visit the Historical Center of Lima, where you will appreciate more than fifty monuments and colonial buildings, highlighting the Paseo de la Republica, the Plaza San Martín, the Plaza Mayor, the Government Palace, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Cathedral Basilica, the Municipal Palace between others.
We visit the CENTRAL RESERVE BANK MUSEUM *, where you will appreciate the “Treasures of Peru Collection”, a select exhibition of gold, ceramic and textile objects from diverse pre-Columbian cultures. Also appreciate the MONUMENTAL SET OF SAN FRANCISCO, which is the largest sample of colonial religious art in America. Highlights the visit to its underground crypts known as “Catacombs”. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Lima.
OBS. Museum of the Central Reserve Bank, closed to the public Saturday & Sunday afternoon and Monday closed all day.
Food Included: Breakfast

 

DAY 15: LIMA – INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT
At an appropriate time, transfer to the Jorge Chavez airport to board an international flight.
Food Included: Breakfast

 

Our Program Includes:

  • In Lima: Transfers in – out
    • 02 nights accommodation + breakfasts
    • Colonial & Modern City Tour
  • in Paracas / Ica & Nazca: Transfers In – Out
    • Airboat visit at Isla Ballestas
    • Paracas National Reserve
    • City Tour + Huacachina Lagoon
    • Mobility Tourist Ica – Paracas
    • 01 night accommodation in Ica + Breakfast
    • 01 Night in Nazca + Breakfast
    • Sightseeing flight over Nazca Lines + Boarding Tax
    • bed Bus Ticket Lima / Ica (First Floor – Living vip)
    • Mobility Tourist Ica – Paracas
    • Paracas Bus Ticket bed / Nazca (First Floor – Living vip)
    • Bus Ticket Nazca / Arequipa (First Floor – Living vip)
  • In Arequipa: Transfers In – Out
    • 02 nights in city + breakfasts
    • City Tour + Santa Catalina
    • Visit to Colca Canyon 2 Days – 1 Night + 02 Lunch
    • 01 Night in Chivay + Breakfast
    • Tourist Ticket to Colca
    • Ticket Tourist bus Colca – Fist.
  • In Puno: Transfers In – Out
    • 02 nights accommodation + Breakfast
    • Visit to the Uros & Taquile Island + Lunch
    • Ticket Tourist Bus Puno – Cusco +Lunch.
  • In progress: Transfers In – Out
    • City tour + 04 RUINS
    • Visit toSacred Valley + Lunch Buffet
    • Transfer Hotel Valle – Ollantaytambo station.
    • A visit Machu Picchu by train Vistadome O Executive (Superior) for Categories Luxury & First Class and Train Expeditions (TYPE TURISTA) for Standard & Superior Category  
    • Buffet lunch at Restaurant Sanctuary Lodge
    • 03 nights accommodation in Cusco + breakfasts
    • 01 night accommodation in Aguas Calientes + breakfast
    • 01 night accommodation in Sacred Valley + Breakfast
  • Tickets & Specialized guides
  • Foods indicated in the program.
  • Services Shared (Group)
  • Personalized Attention
CATEGORIES ACCOMODATION/ CITIES Cat

DOUBLE ROOM

Luxurious HOTEL CASA ANDINA PREMIUM (Lima)  5*
Luxurious HOTEL CASA ANDINA PREMIUM (Arequipa)  5*
Luxurious HOTEL COLCA LODGE (Chivay)  5*
Luxurious HOTEL CASA ANDINA PREMIUM (Cusco)  4* SUP  $2,565.00  per person
Luxurious HOTEL SUMAQ (Aguas Calientes)  5*
Luxurious HOTEL CASA ANDINA PREMIUM (Valle Sagrado)   4* SUP
Luxurious HOTEL CASA ANDINA PREMIUM (Puno)   4* SUP
Luxurious HOTEL NAZCA LINES (Nazca)   3* SUP
Luxurious HOTEL LAS DUNAS (Ica)   3* SUP



First Class  HOTEL LA HACIENDA MIRAFLORES (Lima)  4*
First Class  HOTEL CASA ANDINA SELECT (Arequipa)  4*
First Class  HOTEL REFUGIO (Chivay)  4*
First Class  HOTEL SONESTA (Cusco)  4*
First Class  HOTEL TAYPIKALA (Aguas Calientes)  4*  $2,208.00  per person
First Class HOTEL SONESTA POSADA (Valle Sagrado)  4*
First Class HOTEL SONESTA LAGO (Puno) 4*
First Class HOTEL NAZCA LINES (Nazca) 3* UP
First Class 11HOTEL LAS DUNAS (Ica) 4*



 Superior  HOTEL TAMBO II (Lima)  3* UP
  Superior  HOTEL CASA ANDINA STANDARD S (Arequipa)  3* UP
  Superior  HOTEL CASA ANDINA COLCA STANDARD (Chivay)  3* UP
  Superior  HOTEL TAYPIKALA o HOTEL SIETE VENTANAS (Cusco)  3* UP
  Superior  HOTEL WAMAN o HOTEL SANTUARIO (Aguas Calientes)  3* UP   $1,939.00 per person
  Superior HOTEL CASONA YUCAY (Valle Sagrado)   3* UP
  Superior HOTEL INTIQA o HOTEL CASONA PLAZA (Puno)   3* UP
  Superior HOTEL CASA ANDINA NAZCA STANDARD (Nazca)   3* UP
  Superior HOTEL MOSSONE (Ica)   3* UP



 Standard HOTEL DUCADO (Lima)  3*
  Standard HOTEL LA MAISON D’ELISE (Arequipa)  3*
  Standard HOTEL COLCA INN (Chivay)  2* UP
  Standard HOTEL PRISMA (Cusco)  3*
  Standard HOTEL INKA TOWN o PRESIDENTE (Aguas Calientes)  3*
  Standard HOTEL OLLANTAYTAMBO LODGE (Ollantaytambo)  3*  $1,797.00 per person
  Standard HOTEL BALSA INN (Puno)  3*
 Standard HOTEL ORO VIEJO (Nazca) 3*
 Standard HOTEL HUACACHINERO (Ica) 3*



Program Does not Include: (Prices per person)

  • International Flights
  • Income Thermal Baths of Calera in Arequipa: $ 6.00 (Passengers staying at the Hotel Colca Lodge 5 * and Hotel Refugio 4, do not go to the baths of the Calera as these hotels have their own thermal baths)
  • Tips & extras not specified in theprogram
  • TOTALAIR PER PERSON (ADDING TOPROGRAM): $ 129.00 VIA PERUVIAN AIRLINES
    • Cusco / Lima

*** Airfare subject to variation depending availability tariff charges ***

TRAIN TO MACHU PICCHU TYPES: The Expeditions

is a service created just for those travelers with adventurous spirit seeking comfort and security without luxuries. The cars have extra space for backpacks and equipment often require travelers for your walks. For the period 2018 these cars also have panoramic windows.

The Vistadome or executive

is a service created to educate the traveler with the natural environment. The panoramic windows that offer this service provides a wonderful opportunity to take great pictures of the Andean communities, archaeological remains & Sacred Mountains of the Incas. EXTRA TRAVELING WITH THIS TRAIN: $ 29.00 PER PERSON (This additional applies to Standard & Superior categories, in case you wish to consider this type of upper level)

***Hotels are governed by the International criteria Arrival time (check in) from 13h00 and departure (check out) until 10h00. This schedule varies depending on the city to visit ***