Enjoy 2 weeks visiting the most popular places in Peru, our program is flexible and can be adapt to your expectations, this option includes Kuelap Iquitos and Trujillo
Peru 14 days
Lima- Trujillo- Chachapoyas - Kuelap -Cusco- Machu Picchu- Sacred valley- Nazca - Ica -
Explore for 14 days the wonderful culture and Nature of Peru, visiting the main cities, Natural Parks, archaeological sites, cultural attractions and some adventure activities-
Please bear in mind that our programs are flexible therefore you can add or exchange some destinations according to your interests.
We wanted to compress diversity of landscapes from north to south including the highlands and the amazon.
Please enjoy it!
Day 1: LIMA ARRIVAL
At your arrival in Lima we will be waiting for you with your name on a sign, immediately you will be transferred to your hotel in the district of Miraflores one of the most exclusive and safe neighborhood in Peru. Depending on the arrival time we will schedule an activity for you.
Night in Lima
Day 2: Paracas Ica and Nazca full day
Depart from Lima at 4 am, private transportation or bus to Paracas , upon arrival transfer to board the boat to visit the Ballestas islands , after Ballestas transfer to airport to board the plane that will take to overfly the famous and mysterious Nazca Lines .
Lunch at the Huacachina oasis with optional buggy ride
Return to Lima
Night in Lima
Day 3: TRUJILLO CHAN CHAN , HUANCHACO BEACH AND MOOM AND SUN TEMPLE
Enjoy a full day to the northern part of Peru.
Morning flight to Trujillo , enjoy Full day to the city of Trujillo and its main attractions, Chan Chan Moon and Sun temple Huanchaco beach.
Night in Trujillo .
Day 4: Sipan Royal tombs and Huaca Rajada
Enjoy a visit to the Lord of Sipan and Huaca Rajada this tour ends in Chiclayo
Night in Chiclayo
Day 5: Chiclayo to Chachapoyas
Enjoy a private transfer to Chachapoyas
Night in Chachapoyas
Day 6: Chachapoyas
We visit the famous Sarcofagi of Karajia built high on the walls of a cliff by the Chachapoyas culture, which dominated Northern Peru from the 11th to the 15th Century AD. We spend the night in the Choctamal Marvelous Spatuletail Lodge where, with a little patience, you can observe one of the most beautiful and endangered hummingbirds in the world. The lodge is located on the road to Kuelap, only 35 minutes drive from the fort, with excellent views of the ruins and the Abra Yumal Pass.(B)
Night in Chachapoyas
Day 7: Kuelap
We spend the day at the Fortress of Kuelap, known as the Machu Picchu of Northern Peru. Kuelap has more than 400 stone structures within its walls and terraces, and is the largest limestone structure in the Americas. It stands at an altitude of more than 9840 feet above sea level (3000m.a.s.l.). Orchids and Bromeliads cover the walls and trees, bearded with moss. On the road back to Chachapoyas we can see the platforms of Macro, built on the ridges of a mountain on the banks of the Utcubamba River. We spend another night at Casona Colonial lodge. (B/BOX LUNCH)
Night in Chachapoyas .
Day 8 CUSCO CITY TOUR
Morning transfer to Chiclayo airport and upon arrival in Lima connected flight to Cusco, reception upon arrival have an early check in and rest to acclimatize to the altitude. Afternoon city tour and Ruins Sacsayhuaman, cathedral and Qorikancha temple.
Night in Cusco.
Day 9: SACRED VALLEY `- AGUAS CALIENTES
Today your guide will pick you up after breakfast, the program is to visit the famous Sacred valley of the Incas. You will be traveling through villages such as Pisac, Maras, Chincheros and Ollantaytambo, absorbing culture and the beautiful surroundings of the Urubamba river. At the end of the tour you will board a train that will take you to the town of Aguas Calientes located at the foot of Machu Picchu. Upon your arrival in Aguas Calientes, you will be assisted for the Hotel people to arrive at your hotel and later you will meet your get2peru host in your hotel to go trough the next day itinerary.
Night in Aguas calientes.
Day 10: MACHU PICCHU
Today is the day you will perhaps make a dream come true, many visitors come to see the famous citadel of the Incas. An energetic monument in which you will experience an incredible sensation. Prepared?
take your breakfast as early as possible, hotels are ready to give this service to passengers who want to arrive early at the ruins and be among the first before most people arrive from Cusco. You will first board a bus that will take you to the top of the mountain, then present your ticket and start a guided tour for approximately 2 hours.If you wish to go to the mountain of Waynapicchu you must book at least 3 or 4 months in advance
At the scheduled time board your train back to Cusco.
Night in Cusco
Day 11: FREE DAY IN CUSCO
Morning flight to Lima and connected flight to Iquitos
Night in Iquitos
Day 12: IQUITOS
Morning pick up from your hotel in Iquitos Then we will take you to our operative offices in Iquitos where we will give you an orientation of our services in accord with your program. Afterwards, we will take you to the Bellavista Port, where we will use one of our speedboats to take you to the Heliconia Lodge along the Amazon River.
During this boat ride you will have the opportunity to observe the convergence of the brown turbid waters of the Amazon River with the dark waters of the Nanay River. You will enjoy the impressive jungle landscapes with the rustic small houses of the riverside towns.
A visit to a native community is also scheduled in this part of the boat ride to the Lodge. In this community we will have the opportunity to hear about their way of life and to see their customs, dances and handcrafts.
After 1:30 hrs. boat ride we will arrive to the Lodge where our staff will welcome you with a complimentary and exotic jungle drink. Lunch.
In the afternoon we will start with our first excursion: a jungle hike into the Yanamono Reserve, which is a primary rain forest reserve, for approximately 2 hours accompanied by our expert guides, they will be able to identify several botanical species such as heliconia flowers, medicinal plants and giant trees such as the White silk-cotton tree (Ceiba Pentandra) whose dimensions are so big that 25 persons can circle it holding their hands.
During this excursion you will also see several birds species such as the Turkey Vulture (Cathartes Aura), Black Fronted Nanbird (Monasa-Atia), etc., and with a little luck you will be able to see small monkeys such as marmosets (saguinus fusicollis) , and the Titi Monkey (Callicebus Mollock Mollock) and the squirrel monkey (Saimiri Boliviense).
Return to the lodge for rest. Free time.
After observing the Amazon Sunset, we will take a night boat ride to a stream , if the river is high enough, or along the Amazon River where you will enjoy the magical sounds of the jungle, the light of the moon or, if it is a clear night, you will observe the stars and constellations.
Early birdwatching. We will start very early going by boat to one of the several streams (if the water level allows us ). We will be looking for birds such as the Tuki (Jacana Jacana), Ringed Kingfisher (Ceryle-Torquata), Black-Collared Hawk (Busarellus nigricollis), etc.
Return to the lodge, where a delicious breakfast will be waiting for you.
After a little rest we will take a small fishing trip into small tributaries of the Amazon River. The most daring can try for fishing Piranhas. During this excursion you can also have the opportunity to look for the famous Pink River Dolphin (Inia Geoffrensis).
Return to the Lodge for lunch.
In the afternoon, you will also be able to see the very impressive giant Victoria Regia plant (Giant Water Lily) on the lakes inside the Yanamono Island (if the water allows us).
At night the adventurers can take a hike around the perimeter of the Lodge to look for tarantulas, fire flies, bats and other jungle nocturnal animals. Dinner.
Day 14: Iquitos Lima
After breakfast, we will visit a rustic sugar cane distillery where you can try different exotic beverages made from sugar cane liquor and also you will see how they use horses in the process of obtaining this liquor.
Return to the Lodge. After Lunch, transfer to Iquitos City and according with your flight schedule, transfer to the airport.
For your trip to the Lodge and for the jungle hike we recommend that you take a backpack or small suitcase with only essential items. Big luggage can be stored in our offices for your convenience.
Program may vary according to flight arrival or weather conditions.
For this program we recommend to take your flight to Iquitos in the morning and your returning flight to Lima in the afternoon.
Departures from Iquitos to Heliconia Lodge are at 08:30 a.m.
Departures from Heliconia Lodge to Iquitos qre at 14:00 p.m.
End of service.
WHAT IS INCLUDED
Transfers In / Out
Tours described in the itinerary
Bus to Machu Picchu
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
Entrance tickets for the sites
Price per person:
Price based in DWB accommodation 2590 USD *** stars hotel
Price based in DWB acommodation 2980 USD **** stars hotel
Price based in DWB accommodation 7,900 USD ***** stars hotel