DAY 1: LIMA
At convenient hour CITY TOUR LIMA MODERN & COLONIAL: You will embark on a city tour of colonial and modern Lima. This tour includes the main square where the Government Palace, the Cathedral, and the Municipal Palace are found. Also a visit to San Francisco Convent and its famous catacombs is included. Then the tour proceeds to the residential and modern quarters of San Isidro and Miraflores and the tour ends up at the seaside where you will contemplate the vastness of the Pacific Ocean. Overnight. (-)
DAY 2: LIMA – CUSCO – CITY TOUR + 4 NEARBY RUINS
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport to board a regular flight to Cusco.
Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel. Morning free to acclimatize to the altitude . In the afternoon city tour Visiting to the most attractive places in the city and naturally the four most important nearby ruins: Qenqo, one of the finest examples of a rock artfully carved on site showing complex patterns of steps, seats, geometric relief and a puma design. Puca Pukara, situated on a hill with superb views over the surrounding countryside Puca Pucara was more likely a tambo. Tambomachay, commonly referred to as the ‘Baños del Inca’ or Inca baths, Tambomachay was a site for ritual bathing and Sacsayhuaman, Inca fortress, which visitors cannot fail to be impressed by the beauty and monumental scale of this important Inca construction. Return to the hotel and lodgment.
DAY 3: CUSCO – MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
Breakfast at Hotel. The day starts with an early morning rise to transfer to Train Station for a three hour train journey to the famous Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu, also known as “The Lost City of the Incas”, one of the best known examples of surviving Inca architecture. Arrive at Aguas Calientes Station followed by a 30-minute bus drive, climbing 6km of winding road, to the marvelous Citadel. Upon arrival, you will participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the sacred sun dial (the most important preserved Intihuatana), the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and various burial grounds. After the tour you’ll have time to stroll around the Archaeological Site at your leisure. Lunch at a local restaurant and a late afternoon return to Cusco. Overnight in your selected hotel in Cusco.(B,L)
DAY 4: CUSCO – LIMA
At convenient hour transfer to the airport and departure to Lima.
Arrival and connection for the international flight and return to your country.
- Bilingual Guide
- Train ticket
Does not include
- Optional activities