Best of Cusco - Inca’s Capital 7 Days (Peru) - 07 Days / 06 Nights

Peru - Cultural Tours

Tour Itinerary
• Day 1 Arrival to Lima
Welcome to Peru

Assistance at Lima airport and private transfer to your hotel in Miraflores, one of nicest districts in Lima, near the beach and full of restaurants and shops. Approx. 30 – 40 minutes.

• Day 2 Lima - Cusco / Sacred Valley of the Incas (B)
Living Museum of Awanakancha

In the morning you will be transferred to Lima airport to board your direct internal flight from Lima to Cusco. Upon arrival, you will be met and assisted by our Cusco host. You will head straight for the Sacred Valley of the Urubamba River. The valley is a tranquil oasis of cultural, historical, and agricultural richness just 45 minutes from Cusco and a few thousand feet lower in elevation. Heading straight to the valley upon arrival will help you with the acclimatization process.

You will make a stop at the Living Museum of Awanakancha, where you can find weavers, Incan agricultural terraces, and the South American camelids, which include the Vicuña, Guanaco, Llama and Alpaca.

After arriving, you will be transferred to the hotel where you can rest for a while, and get used to the altitude. If you prefer, you can roam this old, magical place on your own. We gladly give you information regarding the best places to go for a walk or do some shopping, whatever you prefer.

• Day 3 Sacred Valley of the Incas (B, L)
Pisac and Ollantaytambo

Today will be a full day trip exploring the Sacred Valley where the Incas built important cities such as Pisac and Ollantaytambo. They built complex irrigation systems and achieved a high level of agriculture. We will enjoy this impressive Andean landscape during the day. Buffet Lunch at Muña Restaurant.

Before you return to your Hotel, you will visit a home in Yanahuara that dates from the time of the Inca, where you will learn about the preparation of Chicha, and where you will find guinea pigs “cuyes” running freely in the Andean tradition. You will get a chance to hold and observe “cuyes” of all colors, patterns and sizes.

• Day 4 Sacred Valley - Machu Picchu (B, L)
Visit to the New 7 Wonders of the World

In the morning we‘ll go to Machu Picchu by train (approx. 1.5 hours) one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. Check in at your hotel in Aguas Calientes. After a buffet lunch, you will take your bus to Machu Picchu citadel. After a short rest, you are going to have a guided tour (approx. 3 hours) around Machu Picchu, allowing time for contemplation of the amazing scenery without being distracted by a large number of other travelers. You will see the Intiwatana (Temple of the Sun), the Temple of the Condor, the Temple of Three Windows, Andean terraces, and other places of interest. You will have time to walk around the archaeological complex, capture these incredible memories on camera, feel and appreciate the energy and peacefulness of this sacred place.

• Day 5 Machu Picchu - Cusco (B, L)
Open day in Machu Picchu / Return to Cusco

Today is yours to roam and sight see Machu Picchu on your own. Another option is to hike up Huayna Picchu, Young Mountain, or Machu Picchu, Old Mountain. Each of these takes about 1 - 2 hours. Or, if you like, go back to the city of Aguas Calientes and do some shopping at the small stores and markets, or visit the hot spring waters. In the afternoon you will take the train and bus back to your hotel in Cusco (3-4 hours).

(The entrances fee are don’t include on this day)

• Day 6 Cusco (B, D)
Hanan Qosqo - Tour Superior Cusco

In the morning the bus will pick us up at the Hotel and take us around upper Cusco. Here we will see the old Inca temples and pre-Inca constructions, such as Sacsayhuaman and Kenko. After, the tour goes back to explore this Inca city; to visit the Inca Temple of Qoricancha (Temple of the Sun) and the only Peruvian museum dedicated to highlight the art of the old Peruvian cultures Pre-Columbian Museum Art (MAP).

In the afternoon you are free to walk around Cusco.

Dinner with folkloric dance show.

• Day 7 Cusco – Lima (B)
Flight Cusco to Lima / Return Home

In the morning, after a late wake up call, you will fly to Lima. Once you arrive in Lima you will be driven to Miraflores, there you will have the chance to spend some hours in the city waiting for your international flight.

You can enjoy your last dinner in Peru and maybe chat a little bit about your experiences on this trip. We will transfer you to the international airport to catch your flight back home.

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• All accommodation in 3 Stars Hotels. • All visits on a private basis with private English-speaking
• Airport taxes (domestic flights and international flights). • Excess baggage fees. • Meals not spe


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