PERU HIGHLANDS PACKAGE

14 Days / 13 Nights

Code: AVP034

 

OVERVIEW

ITINERARY

INCLUDED

PRICES / HOTELS

 

Price

 

Price includes all credit card transaction fees and taxes

Departure Getaway

Lima

Return Getaway

Lima

Duration

14 Days

Activities

Active Touring, Cultural

Highlights

Lima

Arequipa

Puno

Cusco

Machu Picchu

Departures

Daily Departures

2 People are required to book this tour package

Meals Provided (Noted at the beginning of each day)

(B) Breakfast

(L) Lunch

(D) Dinner

Flights

LIM/AQP, AQP/JUL, CUZ/LIM.

Difficulty

Moderate

Day 1: Lima

 

• Upon your arrival in Lima, we will pick you up from the International airport of Lima and we will take you to your hotel located in Miraflores.

• You will have the remainder of the day to relax or walk around.

• You will spend the night at the hotel of your choice selected from the list shown below.

• Overnight in Lima

 

Day 2: Lima (B)

 

• Breakfast

• At 9:00 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in order to start a city tour.

• During this city tour, we will take you to downtown Lima where you will visit the Cathedral, the main square, the Catacombs, the San Pedro church, and the “Plaza San Martin”. This tour will include a visit to the Gold Museum.

• After enjoying the beautiful architecture and art of downtown Lima and the Museum, you will have the afternoon to relax or wander around Miraflores.

• Overnight in Lima

 

Day 3: Lima - Arequipa (B)

 

• Breakfast

• Today, we will pick up you from your hotel and we will take you to the airport of Lima in order to take a flight to Arequipa.

• Upon your arrival to the airport of Arequipa we will pick you up and we will drive you to your hotel located in downtown Arequipa.

• In Arequipa, you will start your acclimatization process and you will have the day to get used to the altitude.

• Overnight in Arequipa.

 

Day 4: Arequipa (B)

 

• Breakfast

• At 9:00 a.m., you will start a guided city tour.

• This tour will include a visit to the Cathedral, the Monastery of Santa Catalina, and the San Ignacio Church.

• After your tour, you will have the remainder of the day to enjoy the beautiful colonial style of the city.

• Overnight in Arequipa

 

Day 5: Arequipa – Colca Valley (B), (L)

 

• Breakfast

• At about 7:30 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel.

• A comfortable minibus will take you to Chivay, where the Colca Valley is located, after about a 4 hour trip. On the way, you will observe llamas, alpacas, and vicuñas in their natural habitat as well as several Andean birds.

• Upon arrival in Chivay, you will enjoy lunch and after that you will be accommodated at your hotel.

• In the afternoon you will enjoy the natural hot springs of the region. You will spend the night at your hotel selected from the list shown below.

• Overnight in Chivay

 

Day 6: Colca Valley – Arequipa (B), (L)

 

• Breakfast

• At about 7:00 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in order to start a guided tour of the beautiful Colca Valley.

• Your first stop will be the Condor Cross where you will observe the impressive Andean condor flying in its natural habitat.

• After watching this spectacle, we will take you to the Andean town of Maca where you will visit the local church and rest before continuing.

• Upon arrival to the town of Chivay, you will enjoy lunch and immediately after we will take you to your hotel in Arequipa.

• You will be in Arequipa at about 5:00 p.m.

• Overnight in Arequipa

 

Day 7: Arequipa – Puno (B)

 

• Breakfast

• Early in the morning we will pick you up from your hotel and we will drive you to the airport of Arequipa where you will take a flight to Juliaca.

• Upon your arrival in the airport of Juliaca we will pick you up and we will drive you to your hotel located in Puno, where the Lake Titicaca is located.

• On the way, you will have a guided visit of the Sillustani tombs.

• Overnight in Puno.

 

Day 8: Puno - Uros and Taquile Islands – Puno (B), (L)

 

• Breakfast

• At about 7:30 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in order to take a motorboat through different Andean islands located in the Lake Titicaca.

• Your first stop will be the floating islands of Uros.

• These islands are made out of totora.

• After interacting with the locals for about an hour, your motorboat will take you to the Taquile Island.

• At Taquile, you will observe the local customs of the natives and you will eat lunch at a local restaurant.

• You will be back in Puno at about 5:00p.m.

• Overnight in Puno

 

Day 9: Puno – Cusco (B), (L)

 

• Breaskfast

• At 7:00 a.m., you will take a tourist bus towards Cusco.

• This ride will last about 8 hours.

• Your first stop will be the town of Pukara. At Pukara the Pre-inca culture of the same name ruled prior to when the Incas conquered the area.

• Your next stop will be the town of Sicuani where you will enjoy a typical buffet style lunch.

• After lunch, you will visit the ruins of Raqchi where the temple of the Wiracocha deity is located.

• Your next stop will be the town of Andahuaylillas. At Andahuaylillas, you will visit the church known as the Sistine Chapel of South America.

• You will arrive in Cusco at about 5:00 p.m.

• Upon arrival, we will pick you up and we will drive you to your hotel located in downtown Cusco.

• Overnight in Cusco.

 

Day 10: Cusco (B)

 

• Breakfast

• Free morning

• At 2:00 p.m., you will start a guided city tour.

• This tour will include a visit to the Cathedral, the Temple of Qoricancha, and the Inca ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara, and Tambomachay.

• This tour will let you learn about the Inca culture as well as some aspects of the conquest of the Inca’s Empire and the colony.

• At about 6:00 p.m., you will be back at your hotel.

• Overnight in Cusco.

 

Day 11: Cusco – Sacred Valley of the Incas – Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes (B) (L)

 

• Breakfast

• At about 8:30 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in order to start a guided tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

• This tour will let you observe an amazing view of the Urubamba River and the valley as well as a visit to the ruins of Pisac and the marketplace of the same name.

• After lunch, we will take you to the Andean town of Ollantaytambo where you will have a guided tour of the incredible Inca ruins of the town.

• After the tour in ollantaytambo you going to wait the train to Aguas Calientes at 7 pm, the train going to takes almost 2 hours until Aguas Calientes, In Aguas Calientes our transfer going to wait for you to take you to your Hotel

• Overnight in Aguas Calientes

 

Day 12: Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco (B)

 

• Breakfast

• In the morning, you will take a bus to Machu Picchu where you will have a private 2 hour guided tour of the most important rooms and temples.

• After the tour, you will be free to wander around.

• In the afternoon you will take a bus to Aguas Calientes where you will take the train to Poroy.

• Upon arrival to the Poroy train station, transfer to your hotel in Cusco will be provided.

• Overnight in Cusco

 

Day 13: Cusco (B)

 

• Breakfast

• You will have the day to relax and wander around Cusco.

• You might visit Chinchero, Maras or Moray. Please ask for details about these locations.

• Overnight in Cusco

 

Day 14: Cusco - Lima (B)

 

• Breakfast

• Today, we will pick you up from your hotel and we will drive you to the airport of Cusco in order to take a plane to Lima.

• Flight home

 

 

Included

Not Included

All transfers mentioned in the itinerary

Air tickets Flights LIMA/AREQUIPA, AREQUIPA/JULIACA, CUSCO/LIMA

Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

Accommodation in double rooms

2 Nights in Lima

3 Nights in Arequipa

1 Night in Chivay (Colca Canyon)

2 Nights in Puno

4 Nights in Cusco

1 Night in Aguas Calientes

Lima City Tour - Group service

Arequipa City Tour - Group service

Colca Canyon Tour - Group service

Uros and Taquile Islands Tour - Group service

Tour bus from Puno to Cusco (Includes a visit to Pukara, Sicuai, Raqchi, and Andahuaylillas)

Cusco City Tour (Includes a visit to the Cathedral, Qoricancha Temple, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay) - Group service

Guided visit to the Sacred Valley - Group service

Machu Picchu Tour - Private service

Train ticket from Cusco to Aguas Calientes

Round trip ticket Aguas Calientes / Machu Picchu / Aguas Calientes

Train from Aguas Calientes to Poroy

Transfer from Poroy train station to Hotel in Cusco

Entrance ticket to all attractions stated in the Itinerary

Bilingual and Professional guides

Taxes

International round - trip airfare to and from Peru

Tips and gratuities

Travel insurance (Highly recommended)

Breakfasts are included at all hotels. All other meals are not included unless specified in the itinerary.

Destination / Accommodation

2 star

3 star

4 star

5 star

Lima

Maria Luisa

Casa Andina Miraflores

Novo Hotel

Casa Andina Private Collection

Arequipa

Asturias

Los Tambos

Libertador

Casa Andina Private Collection

Chivay - Colca Canyon

Collahua

Eco Inn

Colca Lodge

Las Casitas

Puno

Qelqatani

Casa Andina Plaza

Sonesta

Casa Andina Private Collection

Cusco

Amaru

Eco Inn

Novo Hotel

Monasterio

Aguas Calientes

Wayra Clasic

Casa Andina

Tierra Viva

El Mapi

Single Accommodation Price

USD 2,650.00

USD 3,302.00

USD 3,875.00

USD 5,200.00

Double Accommodation Price

 USD 2,249.00

USD 2,520.00

USD 2,805.00

USD 3,800.00

 

 

Note:

 

  • We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes. We will endeavor to confirm final hotel bookings as soon as possible.
  • If the option chosen is sold out, we will book another one of the same category, price, and service previous customer’s approval.
  • If you have a party of 4 or more, please ask for our special prices.
  • All the prices are per person

 

 

 

 

 

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