A mystic destination filled with amazing history, archaeology, delicious foods and an incredible culture.
LIMA, SACRED VALLEY & MACHU PICCHU
8 DAYS OF DISCOVERIES AND ADVENTURES
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu & Cusco
DAY 1 - LIMA
Arrival in Lima. Guests will receive assistance at the airport and transferred to hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 2 - LIMA
City Tour of Lima. Explore Lima old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site packed with fascinating historic buildings. Accommodation.
DAY 3 - LIMA, CUSCO - SACRED VALLEY
Transfer to Lima Airport after breakfast. Flight to Cusco. A meet and greet service on arrival is followed by transfer to your selected hotel in the Sacred Valley. Accommodation.
DAY 4 - SACRED VALLEY, PISAC, OLLANTAYTAMBO, SACRED VALLEY
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before departing for the Urubamba River valley, which is popularly known as the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The first stop is Pisac, a historic town on the valley floor. Break for lunch is at a local diner before continuing to late Inca period Ollantaytambo fortress. The site is a huge archaeological complex that is actually a tambo: a leisure city used to accommodate delegations that traveled long distances. Accommodation.
DAY 5 - SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU
Enjoy breakfast before heading to Ollantaytambo Station to board the train to Aguas Calientes, the nearest town to Machu Picchu. Following a scenic three-and-a-half-hour journey through dramatic Andean landscapes, arrive at the station in Aguas Calientes. Here you'll board a coach for a 25-minute ride to Machu Picchu itself. The ‘Lost City of the Incas’ had been abandoned in the heavens for four centuries until American explorer Hiram Bingham happened upon it in 1911. Machu Picchu is believed to have been built in the 1450's by Inca emperor Pachacuti as a holiday retreat yet within a century the city would be abandoned following the Spanish conquest. Accommodation.
DAY 6 - MACHU PICCHU, CUSCO
Breakfast at the hotel is followed by a free morning. We strongly recommend that you wake early today and make your way to see the sunrise over Machu Picchu. Accommodation.
DAY 7 - CUSCO
Breakfast and morning at leisurel. In the afternoon, enjoy a guided tour of this charming city, which was the capital of the Inca Empire. Accommodation.
DAY 8 - CUSCO, LIMA
After breakfast, transfer to Cusco Airport. Flight to Lima.
The capital’s great architectural ensemble has earned the UNESCO World Heritage Site status, with attractions such as the Casa Aliaga, the Cathedral and the Main Square.
The former capital of the Inca Empire, where the ruins of the former civilization and the Spanish colonial legacy provide attractions such as the baroque Cathedral, Sacsayhuaman, and Puka Pukara archaeological sites.
The lost city of the Incas which is hidden on the top of an Andean peak, offering views not only of the mountains, but also of the Inca past.