Enjoy Peru and familiarize yourself with the magic that the Incas bequeathed to us in this tour in Cusco, Machu Picchu and Lake Titicaca. Enjoy the phenomenal views of the Andes Mountains during this trip. Feel upon arrival the magic and wonder that permeates the regions of Cusco and Puno and how each moment impacts your being with its power and charm during your visit.
Group Sizes: Minimum 2 persons
DAY 01: LIMA – CUSCO
Reception at the airport of Cusco.Transfer to the Hostal Tahuantinsuyo, of the morning free to relax and adjust to the altitude. In the afternoon visit the Main Square, Cathedral, Koricancha, palace and the nearby Ruins as Kenko, Puca Pucara, Tambomachay, Sacsayhuaman Fortress: Hostal.
DAY 02 : CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY
Full day excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, visiting the Indian Market in the morning. Ollantaytambo Ruins in the afternoon return to Cusco. B.L. (Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday).
DAY 03: INCA TRAIL MACHUPICCHU «PISCAK’UCHO – HUAYLLABAMBA»
Early morning transfer to the head of the trail where we begin our trek, escorted by native Quechua porters. From Piscak’ucho we hike along the Vilcanota River, with magnificent views of Nevado Veronica: Camp.B.L.D.
DAY 04: CLIMBING TO LLULLUCHAPAMPA
We climb through magical polylepis forest to high camp at Llulluchapampa 3600 mts. Today is one of the most demanding days of the trip as we gain a lot of altitude, the first pass at 4200 msl. Offers views to the Huayanay peaks and west rugged Vilcabamba Range. We descend to our camp Runkurakay. B.L.D.
DAY 05: SAYAQMARCA – WIÑAYWAYNA
We cross the second pass at 4000 msl. And follow a fine Inca highway to the restored townsite of Sayaqmarca. We descend rapidly from cloud forest into high Jungle habitat, Orchids and hummingbirds are common along this spectacular section of the trail high above the river. The Inca Trail in this section is a white granite path going through a high temperate zone. Camp in Wiñaywayna. B.L.D.
DAY 06: WIÑAYWAYNA – MACHUPICCHU – CUSCO
After an early wake up we emerge at the gate of the sun for our first view of MACHUPICCHU from high above the City. Finally we arrive to the misterious ·Lost City» in the afternoon we return by train to Cusco. Hostal. B.
DAY 07: CUSCO – FREE DAY
Free day at leisure. B.
DAY 08: CUSCO – PUNO
A spectacular bus ride takes us to Puno up into the altiplano where you’ll see snow capped peaks and local farmers looking after their herds of llamas and alpacas. We’ll arrive in Puno. Transfer to the Hostal . B.
DAY 09: TITICACA – ISLANDS
A full day visit to Uros floating Islands. In the afternoon visit to Taquile Islands. Return to Puno. B.L.
DAY 10: SILLUSTANI TOMBS – JULIACA – LIMA
Morning visit to Sillustani Tombs, Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima. Arrival and transfer to the Hostal. Afternoon free. B.
DAY 11: LIMA – INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT
In the morning, transfer to the airport for your international flight.
The price includes
Booking for budget Hostals as detailed above, based on double occupancy. All scheduled land, lake and air transportations. All transfers. All scheduled excursions with English-speaking professional guide services. All entrance fees. Meals and domestic flight airfares as specified in the itinerary. B=Breakfast; L= Lunch; D=Dinner.
The price doesn´t include
International airfares, airport departure taxes or visa fees, excess baggage charges, additional nights during the trip due to flight cancellations, alcoholic beverages or bottled water, snacks, insurance of any kind, laundry, phone calls, radio calls or messages and items of personal nature.