Travel From Enigmatic Machu Picchu to Atacama Desert 10 Days

Quick Itinerary:

  • Día 1: ARRIVAL TO LIMA
  • Día 2: LIMA / CUSCO
  • Día 3: MACHUPICCHU FULL DAY
  • Día 4: SACRED VALLEY
  • Día 5: CUSCO / SANTIAGO DE CHILE
  • Día 6: SANTIAGO / CALAMA / SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA
  • Día 7: ARCHAEOLOGICAL Half Day Excursion
  • Día 8: Full day tour Altiplanicas LAGOONS AND SALAR DE ATACAMA
  • Día 9: SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA / SANTIAGO
  • Día 10: Final Transfer
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    ITINERARY

    ARRIVAL TO LIMA

    Reception at the airport and transfer to your hotel.

    Does not include meals

    LIMA / CUSCO

    Transfer from your hotel to the airport to take your flight to Cusco (FLIGHTS NOT INCLUDED) Reception at the airport and transfer to your hotel where you will receive an aromatic "coca tea" to acclimatize to the altitude, you will have the rest of the day free to rest and We also suggest taking a light lunch. In the afternoon, approximately 1:45 p.m., we will start the tour of the city of Cusco, where you will have the opportunity to visit 6 wonderful places. We will visit the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, Qoricancha (Temple of the Sun), we will also take a tour of archaeological centers such as the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Puca Pucara, and Tambomachay. The tour ends at 18:30 in the Plaza de Armas in Cusco so that you can have your dinner in the restaurants in the area.

    Includes Lunch

    NOTE:

    * City tour: from 1:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. approx. (Pick up from the hotel starts at 1:15 PM)

    * Buffet Dinner with Optional Folk Show: add $ 30 per person

    MACHUPICCHU FULL DAY

    After your breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the train station that leaves for Aguas Calientes, the trip lasts about 4 hours. During the trip you will have an impressive view of the landscapes of the Sacred Valley in Urubamba and the Amazon jungle, showing a little of how much Peru has to offer. Upon arrival in the small town of Aguas Calientes, you will have to go to the bus station that will take you to the "Citadel of Machu Picchu" (only 20 minutes away) to start the guided tour of the historic Sanctuary, visiting the main square, the circular tower, the sacred solar clock, the royal rooms, the temple of the three windows and the cemeteries, after the guided tour you will have free time to explore the area on your own, at the agreed time we will return to Aguas Calientes to return to the city from Cusco. Reception at the train station and transfer to your hotel.

    Includes Breakfast and Lunch

    SACRED VALLEY

    After your breakfast at the hotel, we will pick you up at 08:15 am for a full day excursion through the Urubamba Valley visiting the colorful Indian market in Pisac where you will appreciate a mixture of color and tradition. Pisac is located at the entrance to the Sacred Valley followed by Ollantaytambo. Most people visit Pisac to see the market on Sundays, but there are smaller markets on both Tuesdays and Thursdays. However Pisac is a pretty town and has lots of small craft shops and is worth visiting on any day of the week it is a good place to shop for local pottery including a huge collection and varied range of multi-hand paintings colored beads. Lunch in a typical restaurant in Urubamba then we continue with Ollantaytambo, which is an attractive small town located at the western end of the Sacred Valley, considered the oldest continuously occupied city in the entire American continent, it is located near some spectacular Inca ruins that protected the strategic entrance to the lower part of the Urubamba valley. The narrow streets of Ollantaytambo, along with sub-channels that have not changed since Inca times, evoke their ancestral heritage, then we will end up visiting Chinchero. Chinchero is a small Andean Indian village located high up on the windswept plains of Anta at 3762masl about 30 km from Cusco and is believed to be the mythical birthplace of the rainbow. Its biggest draw for tourism is its colorful Sunday market which is much less tourist-oriented than the Pisac market. At the end, return to Cusco arriving at approximately 6:30 p.m. in the Plaza Mayor of Cusco.

    Includes Breakfast and Lunch

    CUSCO / SANTIAGO DE CHILE

    Breakfast and transfer from the hotel to the airport for your flight back to Santiago de Chile (FLIGHTS NOT INCLUDED). Reception at the Santiago airport and transfer to the Hotel. Overnight.

    Includes Breakfast and Lunch

    SANTIAGO / CALAMA / SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA

    Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the airport in time to board the flight to Calama (plane ticket not included) Reception and transfer to San Pedro de Atacama through the Domeyko mountains, located in the Atacama desert, the driest desert in the world .Arrival at the selected hotel and accommodation with breakfast. During the sunset we went to the Valley of the Moon, located in the salt mountain range, 90% salt and 10% other minerals, to observe an unusual treasure landscape in the background, made up of attractive and impressive geological formations Of various shapes and colors, along with the giant dunes and beautiful crunching salt crystals on the ground, it will make you feel like being on another planet or the moon itself. Overnight.

    It includes breakfast

    ARCHAEOLOGICAL Half Day Excursion

    Breakfast at the hotel. Departure in the morning to start an archaeological tour, visit the Pukará de Quitor, the Cordillera de la Sal and the ancient ruins of Tulor, dating from the year 3000 and Pictoglyphs of Coca de Roca. Return to your hotel. Rest of the day free and accommodation.

    Full day tour Altiplanicas LAGOONS AND SALAR DE ATACAMA

    Departure at 07:00 AM, heading to Lagunas Altiplánica and Salar de Atacama. Our first visit will be El Tambillo (artificial forest in the desert). Then we will visit the town of Toconao, where you can see handicrafts volcanic rocks. We continue Valle de Jeri, Laguna de Chaxa in the middle of the desert, to see flamingo pink. Time for a lunch. In the afternoon return to the hotel and accommodation.

    It includes breakfast

    SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA / SANTIAGO

    The departure is at 04:30 in the morning to visit the Tatio Geysers, at an altitude of 4,200 meters above sea level, with a picnic breakfast included.Free time for guided walks, bathing in lakes little, but about all observe the geysers. Return to the Chilean highlands and appreciate the fog, where the animals feed, ending the day in the town of Machuca. Transfer to Calama Airport, for your next flight to Santiago (plane ticket is not included) Arrival, reception and transfer to the selected hotel for accommodation.

    It includes breakfast.

    Final Transfer

    Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to board your next flight.

    Important: The itinerary and excursions in San Pedro de Atacama are subject to modifications without prior notice. We suggest arriving Calama flight AM and return from Calama after 6:00 p.m.

    WE RECOMMEND TO BRING:

    • Sneakers or hiking shoes.
    • Sunscreen.
    • Mosquito repellants.
    • Light Backpack.
    • Suitable clothing / Rain poncho
    • Soles for your personal expenses.

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