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Unique Colca Canyon & Machu Picchu

8 DAYS

Start
Lima -
End
 Cusco


From
1061 USD

Trip Code: UCM8D


Highlights

  • Peru Empire of hidden Treasures
  • Arequipa, with its wonderful colonial heritage
  • Spotting condors at Colca Canyon
  • Experience Cusco's Inca culture
  • Behold Peru's 'Lost City' of Machu Picchu

Discover the world’s second deepest canyon and spectacular Machu Picchu

Visit the fascinating "White City" of Arequipa, experiences the majestic giant condors soaring overhead at Cruz del Condor in the beautiful Colca Canyon the world’s second deepest chasm, before travelling on to Cusco, the Capital of the Inca civilization. Discover Cusco, city of blue sky, thick clouds and the great religious center of Sacsayhuaman and the magical Inca ruins in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, visit the Pisaq market and the unique archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo, tour the city of the Incas and discover the citadel that centuries later would become one of the Wonders of the World: Machu Picchu.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1 - International Arrival in Lima

Arrival in Lima; our representative will be waiting for you with a customized sign with your name and take you straight to your hotel; there are no planned activities
Overnight in Lima
Meals Included: None

Note: when booking your flight to Lima, try to arrive between 3 to 10pm so that you have time to arrive in Lima, transfer to your hotel and have some rest before your Peru Tour next day

At the scheduled time pick up from your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight to Arequipa. Upon arrival; reception and transfer to your hotel. Our Arequipa tour will commence in the afternoon, you will first visit the Convent of Santa Catalina, established in 1580 and is among Peru’s most beautiful convents. The tour then takes you to see the church of the Society of Jesus. You can view some amazing paintings in this local baroque art masterpiece and the experience of walk the halls outlined by beautiful fresco is something you should not miss. Lastly, your visit to Yanahuara and Carmen Alto’s housing districts will have you witnessing the breathtaking beauty of the Arequipeños terraces, the Misti Chachani and Pichu pichu volcanoes and city center.
Overnight in Arequipa
Meals Included: Breakfast

In the morning at the scheduled time you will be picked up to continue the journey to Chivay. Early into the tour you will feast your eyes on the magnificent views of the Misti, Chachani and Pichu Pichu volcanoes as you draw near National Reserve of “Pampa Cañahuas”. Upon reaching the reserve you can witness the wild Vicuñas in its natural habitat. From there we move on to Pata wasi (3800m) where you will take pleasure in the natural rock formations with the Misti and Chachani volcanoes on your rear. We will ascend further to a mountainous and splendid 4500m height, passing “Tocra” on the way. The “highlight” of the tour will be “Pata Pampa” where you will stand at 4820m. Approaching the Chivay town (3651m), you will be amazed at Colca Valley’s multicolored terraces.
Overnight in Colca
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

The second day, after breakfast we will drive through to Cross of the Condor, where you can see the largest Andean flying condors (largest in western hemisphere). Then we will move on to visit Colca Valley in Cruz del Cóndor. This is the second deepest canyon on earth. Along the way back to Chivay we will have the chance to see the town of Pinchollo; as well as the “Antahuilque watching point” to view a marvelous terrace built 1500 years ago by the Collagua civilization. Another stop over will be at viewpoints “Choquetico” and “Tumbas colgantes” which means ‘hanging tombs’. Our tour will progress with visits to the towns of Maca (shaken by earthquake in 1991) and Yanque where you can see the most beautiful church of the valley. After arriving in Chivay again you can enjoy a hearty lunch at a local eatery. Then transport back to Arequipa.
Overnight in Arequipa
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

At the scheduled time, pick up and transfer to the airport for your flight to Cusco. Upon arrival; reception and transfer to your Hotel – full day to take a leisurely walk around the ancient capital of the Incas or to acclimatize to the high altitude setting.
Overnight in Cusco
Meals Included: Breakfast

You will first visit Awana kancha to appreciate the magnificence of the Peruvian Andes and its South American cameloids, then you will visit Pisac, a scenic town, where you can see their local market and the archaeological site, your next destinations will be the remains of Ollantaytambo Fortress. In the afternoon we will take the train to Aguas Calientes
Overnight in Aguas Calientes
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

Excursion to Machu Picchu from Aguas Calientes, short ride (25 minutes) up to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, and you will participate in a guided tour, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the most important preserved Intihuatana, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows. Optional climb to Huayna Picchu Mountain; from where you can appreciate the immensity of Machu Picchu, even more amazing being high and distant (not included in the price): In the afternoon you will take the train back to Cusco. Upon arrival reception and transfer to your Hotel
Overnight in Cusco
Meals Included: Breakfast

At the scheduled time, pick up from your hotel and transfer to the airport. Meals Included: Breakfast
Meals Included: Breakfast


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WHAT'S INCLUDE?

  • 1 Night hotel accomodation in Lima
  • 2 Nights Hotel accomodation in Arequipa
  • 1 Nights Hotel accomodation in Colca Valley
  • 2 nights hotel accomodation in Cusco
  • 1 night hotel accomodation in Aguas Calientes
  • Excurtions in Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu
  • Entrance tickets for Arequipa Sightseeing Sites, Colca Canyon, Cusco Sightseeing Sites and Machu Picchu
  • Expedition Train (Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes – Cusco)
  • All airport transfers, Hotel pickup and drop-off by English-speaking staff
  • Meals according mentioned in the itinerary
  • Guided tours will be By qualified English-speaking guides

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDE?

    • Domestic flights
    • travel insurance
    • visa
    • Entrance ticket to Huayna Picchu Mountain
    • personal items, drinks, limited souvenirs, laundry, tips and any extras