Lima, Cusco, Puno, Arequipa, Nazca 11D/10N
VISITS: Lima, Cusco, Machu Picchu, Puno, Lake Titicaca, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Nazca Lines, Ica, Huacachina, Ballestas Islands
TOUR DURATION: 11 days / 10 nights
GROUPS: Minimum 2 pax
- Air flight Lima - Cusco.
- All airport hotel, bus station etc.
- Cusco City tour (transport, guide, entrance fees).
- Sacred Valley (transport, guide, entrance fees).
- Machu Picchu Tour 01 days.
- Transport Cusco - Ollanta (train station) - Cusco.
- Way ticket train and return.
- Bus up and down to Machu Picchu.
- Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
- Guide in Machu Picchu.
- 03 nights hotel in Cusco.
- Tourist bus Cusco - Puno (40 paxs bus, guide, entrance fees, lunch buffet).
- Tour Lake Titicaca (20 paxs boat, guide, entrance fees, lunch).
- Hotel 02 nights in puno.
- Tour Arequipa Colca Canyon 2D / 1N (Transportation, guide, entrance fees, hostel in Chivay)
- Hotel 01 night in Arequipa.
- City tour in Arequipa (hiking, guide, entrance fees).
- Bus Arequipa - Nasca (service bed).
- Tour Nasca lines overflight (transfers, plane, guide, entrance fee).
- Bus Nasca - Ica (panoramic bus).
- Hotel 02 nights in ica.
- Ballestas islands tour (bus, guide, entrance fees).
- Tour Huacachina (tubular, guide, entrance fees).
- Bus Ica - Lima (panoramic bus)
- All transfers during the 11 days.
- lunch and dinner (not mentioned in the itinerary) food.
- Optional buffet lunch Sacred Valley $ 15.00 USD (on request).
- Optional buffet lunch Machu Picchu $ 25.00 USD (on request).
- Entrance to Waynapicchu ($ 15 Optional dollars).
AM boarded our air flight LIMA - CUSCO (01 hour trip).
AM Reception and transfer to hotel where you will receive an aromatic coca tea to encourage height, will have the leisure to rest tomorrow and also suggest a light lunch, either at your hotel or at one of the restaurants around it.
2:00 PM start with the visit to the Qoricancha (Sun Temple) and then make a route bordering archaeological centers like Sacsayhuaman Fortress, Q´enko, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay (Inca baths), the tour ends at approximately 18:30 hrs.
Night hotel in Cusco.
8:30 AM Pick the hotel, this tour is a full day visit to the impressive Sacred Valley, which covers the visit of archaeological sites like Pisac, Ollantaytambo.
Pisaq (archaeological site) to appreciate the great buildings like the imperial palace and its terraces.
The market of Pisac, where we will stop and you will have opportunity to explore and buy great souvenirs and take pictures, continuing the Lunch in Urubamba part of the Sacred Valley.
Inca Fortress and Citadel of Ollantaytambo: built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from possible invasion from the tribes in the lower jungle. The fortress consists of a series of carved stone terraces to access have to climb long stairways.
Chinchero: striking initially for its platforms, allowing understand that was a center of agricultural production in Inca times, a warehouse was also built and endowed the entire complex of an irrigation system very efficient, in workshops craftswomen associations are exposed daily whole process of tissue from washing the wool to the finished product, you learn the techniques of spinning, dyeing and weaving.
The tour ends approximately 7:00 pm in Cusco.
Night hotel in Cusco.
AM pass through your hotel 30 minutes before the scheduled departure of Cusco, we will take you to the station located in the town of Ollantaytambo (1 hour 30 minutes away by car) where we board our train and then make our trip destination the town of "Aguas Calientes" (2000 m) which lasts for 2 hours.
Upon arriving at the train station, our guide will be waiting with a sign and their names, with it will go to the bus station to climb 400 meters high, for 30 minutes to reach the incredible wonder world "Sanctuary of Machu Picchu ", known as" the Lost City of the Incas ".
When you reach the citadel of Machu Picchu we pass the control where you deliver your admission ticket from this place the guided tour will start, visit the main venues of the city such as the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock , the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and cemeteries, the tour will be for more than two hours.
At the conclusion will be given free time to stroll around the citadel and visit Machu Picchu on your own, then we return to Aguas Calientes and take their food in one of the many restaurants.
In the afternoon take the train back to Cusco (due in the station 30 minutes before departure time of your train), the return will follow the same route as the outward journey, arriving at the train station in Ollantaytambo , we will be waiting to take you to your hotel in Cusco (1 hour trip by car and 30 minutes).
Night hotel in Cusco.
Taking a good breakfast, we pick the hotel and take you to the bus station of the company, to take us on a tour that lasts about 9 hours we will have 4 excursions and guided tours to the sights of the southern corridor of altiplano, visiting the temple of Andahuaylillas or Sistine Chapel of America, the Inca temple of Raqchi, at noon in Sicuani included in the tour Buffet lunch, hence continue the tour coming to the passage of Raya at 4335 meters above sea level and Inca Aymara museum of Pukara. Each visit lasts 20 to 40 minutes, where the passenger can ask questions, take photos and walk a little, making our trips enjoyable. Arriving in Puno our staff will be waiting and take them to the hotel where rest.
Hotel night in Puno.
AM After taking breakfast at the hotel, you transfer to the port of Puno (Lake Titicaca) where they embarked on the boat and then visit the floating Uros Islands for a period of 1 hour and 30 minutes, appreciate the customs of this island and crafts. Then we continue our journey by boat to visit the Island Taquile of outstanding natural beauty, ethnic, cultural and archaeological, then also return by boat to Puerto de Puno, there will be picked up and they take them to the hotel or if you wish we can leave in the middle Puno so they can visit the city.
Hotel night in Puno.
After taking breakfast at the hotel, we depart from Puno towards Chivay at approximately 6.15 am; with a duration of approximately 6 hours to Chivay (village where the Colca Canyon is located), known for its religious celebrations, cultural heritage and traditional festivals.
Visit 3 locations in the route, Laguna "Lagunillas" Pampa Cañahuas, Mirador Volcanoes Patapampa.
We arrive at approximately 1:30 pm, until the coming of Arequipa guide will meet you for lunch and then go to the hot springs and go to dinner.
Night accommodation in Chivay.
After breakfast depart for the "Cruz del Condor", where the canyon begins from this point will appreciate its depth. In this beautiful landscape you will also have the opportunity to view the condor in the wild. After a brief stop at the "Cruz del Condor" we continue our journey through the Colca Canyon admiring the small towns of Pinchocclo, Madrigal, Lari, Maca, Achoza, Yanque, etc. We chivay return for lunch and then we'll drive to Arequipa, ending the tour at about 5:00 PM.
Night hotel in Arequipa.
After breakfast at the hotel, our guide will search his hotel to begin the tour of the "White City" including the Convento de Santa Catalina, undoubtedly the gem of Arequipa, was opened to the public in 1970, after having been for 400 years in prison, with countless pieces of colonial art. He also will visit the Plaza de Armas, the cloisters of the Society of Jesus and the districts of Cayma and Yanahuara, with a magnificent view of the Misti volcano and visit a traditional colonial house called the Founder's Mansion.
In the afternoon we will have free time to explore Arequipa on their own, at night we transfer to the bus terminal to board our bus to take us to the city of Nasca. (10 hours), the trip will be a bus service very comfortable bed.
Upon arrival in Nasca our staff will be waiting at the bus terminal and perform the transfer to Nazca airport.
Once here we will fly over of 45 minutes over the Nazca lines, where the ancient pre-Inca drew huge figures of animals and plants with an undiscovered end, many believe that these figures were made by extraterrestrials. Among which are the monkey, the spider, hummingbird, etc. In the afternoon we board the bus to the city of ICA (02 hours).
1 Night Hotel in ICA.
(7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.) After our breakfast, we travel to the port of Paracas, where we will start the tour to the Ballestas Islands passing through "The Chandelier". A giant picture on the side of a hill. Arriving at the Ballestas Islands, they will visit the different islands for two hours, watching the different species of sea lions, seals, penguins and seabirds.
In the afternoon after lunch, we head to the Oasis of Huacachina, which is located only 5 Km. From the center of the city of Ica. This beautiful lake visitors can enjoy the tranquility of the place and walk around. The huge dunes surrounding the lagoon allow visitors to practice one of the most fascinating sports in the area, table on sand, popularly called Sandboarding.
Hotel night in ICA.
AM pick you up from hotel to let them transfer to bus terminal to take the bus ICA - LIMA (03 hours).
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