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Departure Dates in 2018

 

Month

Arrival

Departure

January

Jan 13th

Jan 25th

February

Feb 03th

Feb 15th

March

Mar 10th

Mar 22th

April

Apr 07th

Apr 19th

May

May 05th

May 17th

June

Jun 02th

Jun 14th

June

Jun 30th

Jul 12th

July

Jul 21th

Aug 02th

August

Aug 11th

Aug 23th

September

Sep 08th

Sep 20th

October

Oct 06th

Oct 18th

November

Nov 03th

Nov 15th

December

Dec 01th

Dec 13th

12 Nights 13 Days 06 Oct, 06 Oct, 03 Nov, and more South America
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • All services, lodging, food, and beverages mentioned in the trip description, plus taxes, tourist tickets, and entrance fees.
  • Land transfers and tours in Rio de Janeiro & Iguassu are quoted on SIC basis with a bilingual speaking guide (Spanish-English).
  • Our prices include entrance fees and tourist ticket costs to determined historical, natural, or religious landmarks that are managed by the local authorities in many cases. Costs may increase without prior warning.
  • All Taxes included (what you see is the final price per person)

 

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What is NOT included in the tour

  • International Flight Tickets (We can book that for you)
  • Domestic Flight Tickets
  • South America Visa Charges (We can process the Visa for you)
  • Meals other than those mentioned
  • Usage of Vehicle apart from Itinerary shown

 

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Highlights
What makes this tour special

 

Hotels BY CATEGORY

03 Star

04 star

Lima

El Tambo II or Similar

Standard room

Jose Antonio Deluxe or Similar

Standard room

Sacred Valley

San Agustin Urubamba or Similar

Standard room

Inkaterra Hacienda Urubambaor Similar

Standard room

Machu Picchu

El Mapi by Inkaterra or Similar

Standard room

Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel or Similar

Standard room

Cusco

Eco Inn Cusco or Similar

Standard room

Palacio del Inkaor Similar

Standard room

Puno

Hacienda Plaza de Armas or Similar

Standard room

Jose Antonio Punoor Similar

Standard room

Sun Island

Ecolodge La Stancia

Standard cabin

Ecolodge La Stancia

Standard cabin

La Paz

Rey Palaceor Similar

Standard room

La Casonaor Similar

Standard room

Colchani (Uyuni)

Palacio de Sal Hotelor Similar

Standard room

Palacio de Sal Hotelor Similar

Standard room

 

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Itinerary
Where this Tour takes you

Day 1: Saturday: Arrival to Lima

Upon arriving in Lima, you will be picked up and taken to your hotel.

Our representative will give you a documentation kit with detailed program explanation. Luggage and hotel registration assistance will be offered.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Lima

Meals included: None

 

Day 2: Sunday: Lima

H/D CITY TOUR (COLONIAL AND MODERN LIMA)

A visit to the modern and colonial parts of the city of Lima the "City of Kings", starting in the districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. The road passes a Huaca or sacred pre-Inca site. There will then be a stop at Parque del Amor (Lovers Park) in Miraflores for its magnificent view over the Pacific Ocean. The tour also includes the Historic Centre based on the Main Square, where the Presidential Palace, the Archbishop´s Palace, the Municipality of Lima and the Cathedral are located, as well as a visit to one of the largest colonial-era convents.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Lima

Meals included: breakfast

 

Day 3: Monday: Lima, Cusco

At the scheduled time, you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the airport to take the departure flight.

Suggested flight LA2041 LIM/CUZ Departure 1105 – Arrival 1240 – not include

TRANSFER TO THE SACRED VALLEY

At schedule time transfer to the airport to board the flight to Cusco city. Upon arrival in Cusco one of our representatives will meet you and then you will be transferred to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Sacred Valley allows better acclimatization for its lower altitude compared to Cusco city. Rest of the day at leisure to rest and get used to the altitude.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Sacred Valley

Meals included: breakfast

 

 

Day 4: Tuesday: Cusco

SACRED VALLEY TOUR(Authentic Sacred Valley)

Discover the best of the Sacred Valley of the Incas through this route starting on the Inca's Balcony, a beautiful terrace with an impressive view of Chinchero, where twelves families still preserve their traditional costumes, showing you the ancestral way in which they process the wool, and obtain those vivid colours for their textiles.

Afterwards, we will get to Ollantaytambo, one of the most monumental architectural complexes of the ancient Inca Empire, one of the few places where the Spanish conquistadors lost a major battle.  Very well known for its “Andenes” (terraces dug into the slopes of mountains for agricultural purposes), Ollantaytambo was a highly effective fortress that also served as a temple.  Then, we will follow to the town of Ollantaytambo, “the unique

living Inca town”: the best surviving example of Inca city planning, with narrow cobblestone streets that have been continuously inhabited since the 13th century.

At proper time you will board the train to Machu Picchu.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in the Aguascalientes (Machu Picchu)

Meals included: breakfast & lunch


Day 5: Wednesday: Cuzco

Sacred City of Machu Picchu

You are going to visit one of the most important energy centres in the world: Machu Picchu. You will be driven to the archaeological site, the visit of which will be an unforgettable experience, with a professional tour guide to impart to you all the history that surrounds this mysterious and enchanting place. Once the guided tour is over, you will have some free time to explore the site on your own, to relax, or to meditate. At the agreed-upon hour, you will descend to Aguas Calientes for lunch and board the train later that afternoon for the return trip. Once you have arrived at either the Ollantaytambo or Poroy Station, you will be driven to your hotel.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco

Meals included: breakfast and lunch

 

Day 6: Thursday: Cuzco

DAY AT LEISURE IN CUSCO

Enjoy the charm of this beautiful colonial city that was built upon the remains of amazing Inca buildings. Not to miss Temple of the Sun (Koricancha), San Blas artisans neighbourhood, the Cathedral and the Inca Fortress of Sacsayhuaman.

You can enhance your experience by adding this optional tour for $70 per person.

PM city tour, Sacsayhuaman, and nearby archaeological sites (SIB)

You arrive in the city of Cusco and are taken to your hotel, where the rest of the morning is free time to rest and to acclimate yourself to the elevation. The afternoon is set aside for a tour of the incredible colonial city, whose buildings the Spanish constructed on top of the foundations of Incan palaces. You begin at the Korikancha, the Temple of the Sun, to witness the exquisite stone work achieved by the Incas. Next stop is the Main Square for a tour of the Cathedral to see its fabulous wood carvings and impressive altars and the lovely Church of La Compañia de Jesus (Society of Christ). Following that, you head upwards to Sacsayhuaman, a fortress located in a strategic spot high above the city with a view that is absolutely stunning. You will also visit some other archaeological complexes such as Kenko and Tambomachay, and you will have a panoramic view of Puca Pucara.

Overnight at the hotel of your choice in Cusco

Meals included: breakfast

 

Day 7: Friday: Cuzco

At the scheduled time, you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the bus station to take the departure regular bus from Cusco to Puno.

Leave the station at the start of a bus journey to Puno; en route enjoy the magnificent scenery of the valley south of Cusco. First stop is Andahuaylillas, which has a beautiful 17th Century church containing an impressive organ decorated with angels and cherubs. After that, the ruins at Racchi -also known as the "Temple of Wiracocha¿- the different zones of which were used for different purposes. After this visit, you will enjoy a typical and delicious buffet lunch at a local restaurant. Then you will visit the archaeological site of Puca-Pucara, basically, a military camp that also functioned as an administrative centre. Finally, you arrive at the bus station in Puno.

Upon your arrival. Transfer in from bus station to the hotel.

Overnight in Puno.

Meals included: breakfast

 

Day 8: Saturday: Puno, Copacabana, Sun Island

The trip by private transport from Puno with a wonderful view of Lake Titikaka along the route (3 hours) until Copacabana (3 ½ hours), a pleasant town on the shores of Lake. Visit its church and the famous "Virgen Morena". Trip by boat crossing the Lake to the Island of the Sun (1 hour) until Huacani to have an Aptapi (typical lunch in the highlands), this trip continues by boat up till to the ruins of Pilkokaina Inca temple Finally hike to La Estancia with a wonderful view of Lake Titicaca (1 hour approximately).

Overnight in Sun Island

Ecolodge La Estancia - Standard Cabin

An amazing spot located in the southern part of the Island of the Sun in Lake Titicaca. It was built preserving the Andean architecture and combining with the modern comfort, always respecting the harmony of the surrounding nature and habitat. The cabins were constructed with adobe brick and thatch roofs and were set between pre-Inca terraces. We do also use solar energy and recycle waste at all levels.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch (typical aptapi) and Dinner

 

Day 9: Sunday: Sun Island, La Paz

DON’T MISS AN EARLY SUNRISE!

Hike down through Yumani visiting the Inca stairs and the Water of the Eternal Youth, then have a trip north by boat to visit Chincana ruins and the Sacred Rock (1 hour); continue by boat to the Island of the Moon (1 hour) and the Inca ruins of IñakUyu temple to finally reach Copacabana (1 ½ hours). Private transportation to La Paz (3 ½ hours) with very nice views of the Andes Royal Range.

Overnight in La Paz

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

 

Day 10: Monday: La Paz

Free day for leisure

OPTIONAL WITH EXTRA COST:

CITY TOUR AND VALLEY OF THE MOON (HALF DAY)(SIB)

US$ 80.00 Per person (Minimum 02 passengers)

A 4 hours city tour through La Paz, elected as one of the 7 wonder cities in the world. It is in a valley at the foothills of the Andes Range, situated at 3,632m / 11942 ft. above sea level. The tour goes through the street markets rich in handicrafts, weavings and witchcraft items, followed by a visit to the colonial section of the city, San Francisco Church, Gold Museum, Murillo Square also visit the viewpoint "Mirador de KilliKilli"; and the outdoor replica of Tiwanaku temple. Then descending to the more modern, southern part of La Paz to reach and visit the Valley of the Moon, where a clay mountain has been impressively shaped by erosion. Ride by cable car “Teleférico”, it’s an excellent choice to discover an excellent and beautiful view of La Paz. This is a must for everyone!

Note: cable car ride can change day according to the itinerary

CITY TOUR: HORMIGÓN ARMADO + TELEFÉRICO (HALF DAY –WALKING TOUR)

US$ 80.00 Per person (Minimum 02 passengers)

A unique visit to the popular neighbourhoods and markets of La Paz, guided by a “lustra bota” or “shoeshiner” will provide a different impression of this unique city. The walking tour starts with a short visit to the cemetery, continuing to the “Fish Street Market”, the “Flower Market” and the “Uruguay Market” where various species of birds and animals and food can be seen. The tour continues to Eloy Salmón Street, lined with shops and stalls selling the latest technology and to the “Cholitas Market” where Cholitas can be seen shopping for traditional skirts and blankets. Next, a visit to the popular “Belen” dining room and “Rodriguez Market”. The tour concludes at San Pedro Square, where the well-known San Pedro prison is located.

Following the tour is a Teleférico (cable car) ride, from which there is an excellent and beautiful view of La Paz, it’s a great way to discover the city!.

Overnight in La Paz

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 11: Tuesday: La Paz, Uyuni

Transfer to the airport. Morning flight from La Paz to Uyuni,

Suggested flight Z8300 LPB/UYU Departure 0715 – Arrival 0800 – not include

Meeting at the airport and transfer to Uyuni village.

10:00 am enter this unique natural wonder with over 10.582 km2 at 3.692 m.a.s.l. of salt; it is really special! Visit the village of Colchani in the shores to see the locals producing salt. Enter this perfect natural highway to cross it to “Isla Incahuasi” (2 hours), a special habitat of volcanic rocks and giant cactus, Continue north to visit the pre-Columbian AiquePucara fort and the nearby chullpares on the foothills of Thunupa volcano, then trip back to Colchani (2 hours), enjoy a beautiful sunset.

OPTIONAL WITH EXTRA COST:

LUXURY COCKTAIL DURING THE SUNSET - US$ 69.00 per person (Minimum 02 passengers)

A spectacular time in Uyuni salt flats enjoying a luxury cocktail in the middle of this beautiful and huge salt desert during an incredible sunset.

Included: Snacks (Ham, cheese, nuts, olives, bread) and wine

STAR WATCHING EXPERIENCE - US$ 173.00 per person (Minimum 02 passengers)

Have an extraordinary experience being in the middle of Uyuni salt flats at night. It will be a trip to the stars by staying on the earth. It will give an indescribable feeling. (This visit depends on the weather).

Included: a cup of hot beverage (non-alcoholic)

Overnight in Palacio de Sal Hotel (Breakfast included)

This is an amazing hotel with walls, ceilings, chairs and tables made in salt. The purpose of this special construction is to be in balance with nature and the surrounding landscape also to enjoy a pleasant and unforgettable rest

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner

 

Day 12: Wednesday: Uyuni, La Paz

OPTIONAL WITH EXTRA COST:

SUNRISE IN UYUNI SALT FLATS- US$ 173.00 per person (Minimum 02 passengers)
Start the day very early in the morning, with a transfer to Uyuni salt flats. Once there, enjoy the landscape full of peace surrounded by water, salt and especially the spectacular sunrise. It will be a moment that will last the rest of your life. (This visit depends on the weather).

Included: a cup of hot beverage (non-alcoholic)

Transfer to the nearby airport for a flight to La Paz.

Suggested flight Z8301 UYU/LPB Departure 0825 – Arrival 0910 – not include

El Alto airport is currently the highest International airport in the world at 4,080m/13.115 ft. above sea level.  Transfer from airport to hotel, via a short highway from which there is a nice view over the city of La Paz and nearby snow-capped mountains.

OPTIONAL WITH EXTRA COST:

TIWANAKU RUINS (HALF DAY) -US$ 136.00 per person (Minimum 02 passengers)                                   

Tiwanaku is a 1½ hours drive from La Paz (72 km/45 miles), throughout which the highlands are passed and the Aymaran way of life can be seen. Tiwanaku dating back to 1580BC - 1200AC, was one of the most important pre-Inca civilizations and considered to be among the most developed at the time. The main constructions visited during this tour are: Kalasasaya temple and the Gate of the Sun constructed out of stone, Ponce and Fraile monoliths; the Akapana pyramid and the semi-underground temple. Two local museums to view pottery, stone work and learn about the culture are also included on this trip.

El Alto airport is currently the highest International airport in the world at 4,080m/13.115 ft. above sea level.  Transfer from airport to hotel, via a short highway from which there is a nice view over the city of La Paz and nearby snow-capped mountains.

Overnight in La Paz

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 13: Thursday: La Paz

At designated time transfer to the airport.

Meals included: Breakfast 

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