Day 1 Arrival in Lima
Upon arrival, met by an English speaking representative and transferred to hotel.
• Hotel: Four Points
Day 2 Lima city tour (B)
Explore the Colonial Lima including visit the Plaza de Armas, La Casa Aliaga and Convento de Santo Domingo. Continue to modern Lima and visit the Bohemian of Barranco, home by countless artists, photographers and authors.
Day 3 Flight Lima – Cuzco – Sacred Valley (B, L)
Fly to Cuzco. Upon arrival, greeted and transfer to the Sacred Valley.
Visit Awanakancha to learn about various type of the unique camelids of the Andes region. Experience the famous Indian market of Pisac, visit Ollantaytambo, one of the last remaining Incan towns with massive fortress.
A buffet style lunch is served.
• Hotel: Casa Andina PC
Day 4 Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu Citadel (B, L, D)
Early departure by Vistadome train to the village of Aguas Calientes and on arrival, tour the Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, the most familiar symbol of the Inca Empire and also one of the World’s New Seven Wonders.
A buffet style lunch is served at the Sanctuary Lodge.
Dinner is served at the hotel.
• Hotel: El Mapi
Day 5 Machu Picchu – Cuzco (B)
Return to the Machu Picchu citadel for a second visit to explore on your own. You will have the opportunity to visit different sides of the citadels and at leisure time to take amazing photos.
Afternoon departure by Vistadome train to Cuzco.
Greeted upon arrival and transferred to hotel.
• Hotel: Costa del Sol
Day 6 Cuzco city tour (B)
Enjoy the view of Cuzco from atop Cerro Pukamoqo and visit the Fortaleza de Sacsayhuamán, a colossal structure of enormous stones. Stop at the Mercado de San Pedro and discover Korikancha (the Golden Temple) dedicated to the worship of the Sun God. Stroll through the Cuzco Plaza de Armas, visit the Cathedral and admire its exquisite paintings.
Day 7 Cuzco – Puno (B, L)
Depart from Cuzco to Puno by road and enjoy one of the most beautiful views of the Andes. Cross the La Raya Pass, where you will see herds of vicuñas and llamas. Stop at Racchi and the town of Andahuaylillas to see a unique churches in the Andes, known as Peru’s Sistine Chapel.
• Hotel: Casa Andina PC
Day 8 Uros & Taquile Island (B, L)
Enjoy an extraordinary journey across the world’s highest navigable lake, Lake Titicaca. Visit the Uros floating islands and encounter with cheerful inhabitants and get to know their traditional lifestyle and customs. continue your voyage to the picturesque island of Taquile for a visit and lunch at a local home.
Typical lunch is served at Taquile
Day 9 Flight Puno – Lima – Home (B)
Transfer to the airport for onward flight.