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Discover our selection of Peru tours and find your ideal itinerary. Come to Peru to discover a mystical land with ancient citadels, coastal metropolises, enchanted lakes, bellowing canyons, top-notch hotels, and world-renowned gastronomy. You can see the Amazon Rainforest, the Pacific Ocean, the Andes Mountains, and some of the most revered ruins in the world like Machu Picchu all in one trip. Visit one of the most fascinating countries on the planet with local guides and top-notch accommodation


 
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WHAT SHOULD I BRING:

  1. Sneakers or hiking shoes.
  2. Sunscreen.
  3. Light Backpack.
  4. Suitable clothing / Rain poncho.
  5. Soles for your personal expenses.

Itinerary

Day 1:
Arrival in Lima
Reception at the Airport and Transfer to Your Hotel DOES NOT INCLUDE MEALS
Day 2:
City Tour and Rafael Larco Herrera Museum
Pick up from the hotel at 9:00 a.m. YourTour begins in the Plaza de Armas, declared by UNESCO as a world heritage, along the Plaza are the Famous Portals such as the Portal de Escribanos y Botoneros that are now small business establishments. In the center of the Plaza there is a Fountain that dates back to 1560. The Cathedral is also located in the Main Square or Plaza de Armas as well as the Archbishop's Palace, and then visit the Basilica of San Francisco that is famous for the greater Sample of Colonial Religious Art in America. The Choral Room and the Library of the Monks, the Sacristy, with its Collection of Canvases by Zurbarán and Rivera are appreciated. The Great Courtyard of the Main Cloister, Finely Decorated with Sevillian Tiles from the 16th century, its Beautiful Moorish Arches and the Underground Crypts, Known as the Catacombs, where you will feel the Presence of the Colonial Past. The Tour also includes a visit to Colonial Lima. In its Historic Center, the Architecture and Urban Trace of that Period stands out, in Old streets with Colonial Mansions with Moorish-style Balconies. Our tour includes the Paseo de la República, Plaza San Martín and the Plaza Mayor, with its Distinctive Buildings: Government Palace, the Archbishop's Palace, the Cathedral Basilica and the Municipal Palace. And the Modern Lima with the Districts of Miraflores, and San Isidro, will go to the Gold Museum that will allow you to Appreciate a Dazzling collection of Gold Pieces of diverse Pre-Columbian Cultures, some with more than 1,000 years of Antiquity. Incalculable Goldsmith Objects and Jewels are exhibited, worked in Gold, Silver and Precious Stones, highlighting the Ornaments and Objects that in their Age of Splendor were used by the Various Cultures such as: Moche, Lambayeque, Sican, Chimú and the Incas, Children of the Sun God and Monarchs of the Vast Inca Empire. The Use of the Objects Made in their Majority of a Gold and Copper Alloy (Tumbaga) was of two Types Ritual and Funeral, that is why the Spanish Conquerors desecrated the Tombs of the Principal Rulers of the Existing Cultures in that Territories. The Gold Museum of Peru also exhibits a Valuable Collection of Ancient and Modern Weapons that were used from the Conquest to the Last War Confrontations. Finally, you will visit the Bohemian Neighborhood of Barranco Known and Famous for its Writers, Painters and Musicians and it is precisely the Landscape that allows and inspires the Artistic and Poetic Development.
Day 3:
Lima / Arequipa
Transfer to the Airport to take your flight to Arequipa (FLIGHTS NOT INCLUDED). Reception at the airport and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, you will be picked up to start the City Tour through the White City where you will visit the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, Temple and Plaza de San Francisco, Tour of the San Lorenzo neighborhood, Santa Catalina Monastery, which was Closed to the Public For Centuries, Restored and Opened without Problems, Today Allows us to Appreciate what the City of Arequipa was in the seventeenth century, Next they will go to the Beautiful and Green Yanahuara where they will see the Misti Volcano, Picchu Picchu and Chachani, the Paucarpata Terraces, the Mill of Sabandia, Tingo and the Mirador de Sachaca.
Day 4
Arequipa / Colca
The Tour will begin at 08:00 am heading to the Northeast of Arequipa, crossing the Pampa de Arrieros and Pampa Cañahuas, Observing Vicuñas, Llamas, Alpacas and Migratory Birds, and then arrive at Vizcachani. We will appreciate Tocjras, Lagunillas and Bofedales and Some Birds such as Flamingos. Then they will arrive at the Highest Point of the Patapampa Route (4830 masl), called; Mirador de los Volcanes, since from there you can see the volcanic chain in particular to Hualcahualca, Sabancaya and Ampato, and then descend to the town of Chivay where they will have lunch. At night they will enjoy a Dinner with a Folkloric Show. INCLUDES BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER
Day 5:
Colca: Cruz del Condor
Breakfast at the hotel, you will leave early (05: 30hrs) towards the Cruz del Condor where you can Appreciate the Impressive Geographical Scene Created by the River, if you are lucky you will be able to see the Flight of the Condors. On their return they will see Archaeological Remains, Pre-Inca Agricultural Terraces and other Panoramic Views of the Colca Canyon, they will pass through the towns of Pinchollo, Maca and Yanque and finally they will arrive in Chivay where they will have lunch, Transfer to your hotel. INCLUDES BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER
Day 6:
Colca / Arequipa
You will visit the Chinina Viewpoint, where the Famous Hanging Tombs are located and the Sifón Hanging Bridge that joins the Town of Yanque and Coporaque. On the right, the beautiful town of Coporaque, the Semicircular Terraces Known as the "Amphitheater" Point of View of the Mountains, a Small Canyon that houses the Tambos where the Corn Grains were kept that was Sacred for the Incas, in that Same place you can find wasp nests in inaccessible places. In the afternoon they will return to Arequipa, transfer to your hotel. INCLUDES BREAKFAST and LUNCH
Day 7:
Arequipa / Cusco
Transfer from your Hotel to the Airport to take your Flight to Cuzco (FLIGHTS NOT INCLUDED) Reception at the Airport and Transfer to your Hotel where you will receive an Aromatic “Mate de Coca” to acclimatize to the altitude, you will have the rest of the day free to rest and We also suggest you take a Light Lunch. In the afternoon, at 1:45 p.m., you will start the Cuzco City Tour, where you will have the opportunity to visit 6 Wonderful Places. They will visit the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, Qoricancha (Temple of the Sun), and they will also take a tour of the Archaeological Centers such as the Sacsayhuaman Fortress, Q’enqo, Puca Pucara, and Tambomachay. The tour ends at 6:30 p.m. in the Plaza de Armas of Cuzco in order for you to have dinner in one of the Restaurants in the Area. It includes breakfast Note: * City tour: from 1:45 PM to 6:30 PM (Pick up from the hotel starts at 1:15 PM) * Buffet Dinner with Optional Folk Show: add $ 30 per person
Day 8:
Sacred Valley
After your breakfast, you will be picked up at 08:15 am for the Full Day Tour through the Urubamba Valley Visiting the Colorful Indian Market in Pisac where you will appreciate a Mix of Color and Tradition. Pisac is located at the entrance of the Sacred Valley Followed by Ollantaytambo. Most People Visit Pisac to see the Market on Sundays, but there are Smaller Markets both on Tuesdays and Thursdays. However Pisac is a Beautiful Town and has Lots of Small Craft Shops and Worth a Visit Any Day of the Week is a Good Place to Buy Local Ceramics, Including a Huge Collection and Varied Range of Hand Paintings. in a Typical Restaurant in Urubamba Then they will continue with Ollantaytambo, which is an Attractive Small City located in the Western End of the Sacred Valley, considered the Oldest Continuously occupied City of the entire American Continent, It is located near some Spectacular Inca Ruins that Protected the Strategic Entrance for the Lower Part of the Urubamba Valley. The Narrow Streets of Ollantaytambo, along with its Canals that have not changed since the Inca Era, Evoke their Ancestral Heritage, then they will go to Chinchero. Chinchero is a Small Andean Indian Town Situated high up on the windswept Plains of Anta at 3762msnm about 30 km from Cuzco and is believed to be the Mythical Birthplace of the Rainbow. Its main attraction for tourism is its Colorful Sunday Market. At the end, they return to Cuzco arriving at approximately 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza Mayor in Cuzco. INCLUDES BREAKFAST and LUNCH
Day 9:
Cusco / Machu Picchu
After your Breakfast, you will be taken to the Train Station that leaves for Aguas Calientes, the trip lasts about 4 hours. During the trip you will have a breathtaking view of the landscapes of the Sacred Valley in Urubamba and a glimpse of the Amazon rainforest, showing a little of how much Peru offers. Upon arrival at 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 your 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 Funerary Mounds of Caciques and Princes, after the Guidance you will have Free Time to Explore the Area on your own, then you will return to Aguas Calientes where you can relax in the Hot Springs or just Spend the Night at your Hotel. INCLUDES BREAKFAST and LUNCH
Day 10:
Machu Picchu / Cusco
Free day at your disposal, you can visit Machu Picchu again on your own (bus, entrance and guide not included this day). In the afternoon we will return to Cusco, reception at the train station and transfer to your hotel. OPTIONAL: You can make a second visit to Machu Picchu and have the opportunity to know more remote places such as Inti Punku (Puerta del Sol) or for more adventures you can take an excursion to the top of Huayna Picchu (mountain young man) to visit the Temple of the Moon and enjoy a spectacular view of the city. Or if you have good physical conditions you can take an adrenaline-filled hike to the opposite Putukusi mountain position from Machu Picchu that allows us to have other unforgettable views of this new wonder. INCLUDES BREAKFAST and LUNCH
Day 11:
Final Transfer
Breakfast at your Hotel, transfer to the Airport to take your flight to Lima, arriving in time to board your International Flight.

Included/Excluded

Pre-Departure Briefing
Experienced Tour Guide
First Aid Kit
Customer Service 24/7
Tourist Transportation
Pick Up Service
Entrance to Machu Picchu
Buses of Ascent and Descent to Machu Picchu
Travel Insurance
Tips for Our Staff
Additional Costs
Entrance to The Hot Springs in Aguas Calientes
Air Tickets

FAQs

Pick up of guests
Machu Picchu Vip can pick you up from your hotel, as long as it’s in the Historical Center of Cusco. Your guide will coordinate the pickup time in the briefing session, but please keep in mind that the time may vary between 20 and 35 minutes due to traffic.
Group Tours
Group tours are made up of different types of people, then physical conditions and ages can vary. By agreeing to be part of a group tour, you also accept that some people may be faster or slower than you. Therefore, each person can go at their own pace on the route. It may be the case that a group wishes to modify the tour; however, the guide will be the one who decides, after consulting with all the participants, if such modifications are possible.
Strikes in cusco
Are usually common in Peru, and this may interrupt some of our tours. Roads can be blocked, and train tracks can be taken over. However, we will try to keep your trip as originally planned, even if it means leaving the night before the scheduled date. Under these circumstances, tours may also be canceled. In case of changes or cancellations, everything will be coordinated with you by our operations department. Your safety is our highest priority, and our decisions will be made to protect it.
Lost objects
Please pay attention to where you leave your things and remember to take everything once you leave our transport, tents, or restaurants. You’re the only one responsible for your objects during the tour.
I can change or cancel my tour
Of course you can modify the date of your tour up to 24 hours before and you can cancel up to 15 days before, but there will be charges for administrative expenses
What are the best features of this tour?
On this fantastic trip you will see some of the most beautiful destinations in South America. Magnificent snowcapped Andean peaks form the background of this real-life impressionistic painting. In the near future, you will have the opportunity to experience one of the most mystical places on earth, the Sacred Valley of the Incas. So, we invite you to enjoy some of the best gastronomy in the Cusco region on this wonderful tour. Come and join us on an adventure to fascinating places that you will always remember in your heart.

 

Get a free 2 hours tour at San Pedro's traditional market with your booking.

Why Us

We are committed to give you an unforgettable experience in Peru. By offering it at the best quality and price.

Contact Us

Please do not hesitate to write us at info@bookmachupicchu.com. You can also give us a call or send us a WhatsApp message, if you are in Cusco, we will be more than happy to help you at our office.
Our Office Address Av. El Sol 948 (Centro Comercial Cusco Sol Plaza) Oficina 305
Phone number - Whatsapp: +51 917663649
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About the trains

There are two different trains we can use; the way is the same only the wagons, comfort and the sight are different.

PeruRail's Expedition train or Incarail's Voyager train

The traveler in the Expedition will be comfortable and relaxed, also be informed on the most important points that has this ancient route and that every adventurer should know. The Expedition has wagons fully covered by large windows for the traveler to soak in the beauty of the natural landscape, and make your experience to Machu Picchu begins in the train.

PeruRail Voyager
PeruRail's Vistadome train or Incarail's 360 ° train

Glass completely surrounded, with wagons with large panoramic windows offering scenic views without equal and a number of opportunities to take spectacular photographs, the traveler in the Vistadome will be connected and feel part of the impressive landscape of Peru. Perurail provides personalized attention and first class on board in which the traveler will live an unforgettable experience. The Vistadome also has air conditioning and heating, leather seats that adjust to the body providing comfort and relaxation during the trip. They also serve snacks and drinks.

Peru Rail Vistadome
PeruRail's Hiram Bingham train or Incarail's First Class train

It is the finest way to travel to Machu Picchu, with a personalised service, which takes care of even the smallest detail on the trip.The Hiram Bingham enjoy sophisticated dining car, bar car and car Observatory, where you can enjoy the outdoor free, wonderful route, in the company of a Peruvian cocktail and local live music shows; It will be an experience you will never forget.

PeruRail Hiram Bingham

How to book?

To start booking your tour a payment of the 35% is required, the remaining amount will be paid in cash once you arrive to Cusco, besides you will also need to send us the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Number of Passport
  • Nationality
  • Date of birth
  • Sex
  • Phone Number
We have 4 options for you to make the deposit.
  • You can make the payment with VISA/MASTERCARD debit or credit card, an extra charge of 6% extra will be added to the total price.

  • You may also pay with Paypal, an extra charge of 7% extra will be added to the total price.

  • You could also make a bank transfer to our bank account.

  • You can also pay with Western Union or Moneygram.


About the Hotels

Unforgettable experiences are better when you are close to iconic monuments, the accommodation we offer you are strategically located, full of comfort and what is most important very safe, exactly what you need it.

JW Marriott El Convento (Cusco)

JW Marriott El Convento Cusco is a luxury hotel in Cusco, Peru with a personalized design focused on the old Colonial Convent of San Agustín. Here, you can see archaeological remains of different periods and enjoy a locale a few blocks from Mayory Square.

JW Marriott El Convento Cusco
Hotel Ruinas (Cusco)

A hotel with modern and colonial architecture, with an excellent location just 5 minutes from the main square, it has rooms with a magnificent view of the main square.

Hotel Ruinas - Cusco
Hostal Santa Catalina (Cusco)

Come and enjoy an experience, beyond a night in a hostel, live the experience of a house from colonial times in our Cusco, very close to the city center.

Hostal Santa Catalina - Cusco
Sanctuary Lodge (Machu Picchu)

Sitting in the shadows of the Lost City, our lodge is an oasis of calm before or after a day exploring Machu Picchu. Unwind with a yoga session, take part in a traditional shaman ceremony in the garden, or sip muña tea in Tampu Bar. Tranquility, wonder and beauty are at the heart of our unique experience.

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Hotel Vista (Machu Picchu)

Rooms at the Vista Machu Picchu feature mountain views, cable satellite TV and a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. In addition, they all have a telephone, fans and a safe. Room service is available on request.

Hotel Vista Machu Picchu
Hotel Wiracocha Inn (Machu Picchu)

Hotel Wiracocha offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TV in Machu Picchu, a 10-minute walk from a hot spring. It includes breakfast and has a restaurant and cafeteria. It has a free shuttle service to the train station.

Hotel Wiracocha Inn

In case your trip contains other destinations we will make sure that you will be offered accommodations within the same category and status shown above here. Peru Hotels & Accommodation

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