CUSCO PUNO AREQUIPA NAZCA & LIMA IN 8 DAYS
Price from 1200 USD economic service
Important: Programas are flexible. You can suggest your idea of the perfect itinerary for you and or we can work together from scratch.
Day 1: Lima
Welcoming at Lima`s airport , you’ll be brought to the Costa Ramada del Sol Hotel in the airport. Most international flights arrive late in the evening and you’ll be flying to Cusco early tomorrow morning, so we recommend putting your head to the pillow and getting a good night’s sleep, you have an early flight to catch to Cusco
Night in Lima.
Day 2: Cusco free morning and afternoon city tour
You will arrive in Cusco airport after 1 hour flight upon arrival meet your host and get transfer to your Hotel near the " Plaza de Armas". You will welcomed with a cup of coca tea to easy the altitude symptoms. Just relax for few hours and get rest for the afternoon tour.
In the afternoon you wil explore the extraordinary cultures of Cusco during an exclusive city tour. Discover the legacy left by the Incas and earlier indigenous groups at Qorikancha (the Temple of the Sun) and the pre-Columbian Art Museum, and examine the Spanish-style churches and cathedrals. Experience the modern-day charms of Cusco in the bohemian San Blas neighborhood and the bustling San Pedro market. Then enjoy a free afternoon to stroll around this historic city at your leisure.
Night in Cusco
Day 3: Sacred Valley
Enjoy your buffet breakfast with native fruits ingredients.
After an early breakfast, you will be devoted to the calm and crowd-free Sacred Valley, which exerts a special hold over many travelers who venture here. You’ll begin exploring the ancient town of Ollantaytambo, where the Inca touch is still very much evident in the ancient street canals and trapezoidal doors.
In the company of your guide, climb up past hillside terraces where crops of corn and potatoes are grown, until you reach the Inca Temple of the Sun. Gaze out at valley vistas and ask your guide to point out the quarry from where the stone for this site was sourced. Consider the odds that were stacked against the Incas – they had neither animals to aid them (llamas were too weak) nor the wheel – and ponder the incredible effort that must have gone into hauling these stones to this site.
Continue on your private guided tour to Pisac and its artisan market. Size up the colorful textiles, delicate ceramics and well-crafted silver pieces on offer and perhaps pick up a gift for a friend or family member back home. Finish by surveying Pisac’s mountainside ruins, which overlook the town below.
Night in Cusco.
DAY 4: The Lost City of the Incas – Machu Picchu
Morning Train through the Cloud Forest, Private Afternoon Tour of Machu Picchu
Prepare for a special day! In the morning we will board the train in Ollantaytambo for our journey to Machu Picchu. Watch the cloud jungle pass by through the large glass windows! Upon arrival to Aguas Calientes, we’ll tuck in to an early lunch in order to refuel before ascending to Peru’s lost citadel.
After a bus ride to the gates of this wonder of the world, you will pass through the main gates with your private guide to finally emerge at the top of the world – Machu Picchu. The incredible Inca stone construction will be spread below, alternately hidden and revealed by clouds. Your expert guide will give you a private tour of the ancient city.
Upon conclusion of your tour, return to your hotel in Cusco
Nigh in Cusco
DAY 5: Arequipa
Early flight to Arequipa and Arequipa City tour
Following pickup at your hotel in Arequipa, set out to explore what is known as the White City (Ciudad Blanca) aboard an air-conditioned coach. Stop first at the St Lazarus quarter, where Arequipa was founded. Walk down lovely streets lined with flowers and historic homes. At the Carmen Alto viewpoint, stop for views and photo ops of the surrounding farmland, framed by the Pichu Pichu, Cachani and Misti volcanoes. See the Andalusian-style church and buildings in the Yanahuara colonial district. The white buildings here are made from sillar, a volcanic rock, giving the White City its nickname. Stop at another popular viewpoint, El Mirador de Yanahuara. Continue to the Monastery of St Catherine, a Dominican religious site that was closed to the public for over 4 centuries. Walk through the nunnery's peaceful plazas, narrow alleyways and lush gardens. Visit the Basilica Cathedral of Arequipa in the Plaza de Armas, dating from the 16th century. Learn about the history of the structure from your guide, then stop by cloisters at the Church of the Society of Jesus (Iglesia de los Jesuita). At the conclusion of your 3.5-hour city tour, return to your hotel for drop-off.
Night in Arequipa
Day 6: Colca full day
At 3:00am we leave from Arequipa City driving for 3.5-hour towards Chivay; the capital of the Colca Canyon on North West direction behind snow-covered Chachani. In Chivay we stop for breakfast. Then we continue driving for 1.5-hour more towards the most visited point “ the Cross of the Condor” here we are able to see the depth of the canyon and the flight of the Condor for approximately 1.5-hour. Then we visit the area that presents beautiful typical towns, like Yanque & Maca, colonial churches, gently people with typical needlework dresses, hundreds of pre-inca terraces still in use with Andean growing like corn, quinua, kiwicha among others. After Lunch we come back to Arequipa. On the way we stop at the highest pass: the view point of the Volcanoes and snow covered mountains in Patapampa (4,800 m. - 15,000 ft.). Later we will see wild vicuñas, alpacas & llamas in Pampa Cañahuas national reserve, some birds like flamingoes, ibis, andean gooze, ducks, andean eagle "Kara Kara". We will be back in Arequipa at approximately 5:30pm.
Night in Arequipa
Day 7: Flight to Lima and bus to Ica
Early fligh to Lima, where your Get2peru guide and driver will be waiting for you to take you to Ica (4 hours drive ) to fly the Nazca Lines. Today you will visit the Huacachina Oasis after flight and the Tacama winery for lunch.
Once the Ica activities finish, transfer to Lima.
Night in Lima
Day 8: Lima flight off
Not activities today, at the right time pick up for your hotel to airport for you international flight.
End of servcie
Included in this service:
- Transfers In / Out
- Domestic flight Lima-Cusco- Arequipa-Lima
- Private service
- Accommodation / buffet breakfast
- Tours described in itinerary
- Train tickets
- Bus tickets
- Entrance fees
- Professional team
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