Day 1: Lima arrival
After your arrival in Lima a reception party will transfer you to your hotel. The hotel will be waiting for you with a folder with your trip details and general information.
Day 2: Lima half day City tour
Our shared tour begins in the morning through the colonial town visiting (panoramic view) the Huaca Pucllana pre-Inca ruins, followed by a visit to the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, San Francisco Church and its impressive ''Catacombs''. we continue towards the modern Lima, visit the districts of San Isidro and Miraflores, ending with a visit at the modern shopping center known as Larco Mar from where we get an splendid view of the Pacific Ocean. Free afternoon. Hotel accommodations. Breakfast included.
Day 3: Lima – Cusco
A morning transfer to the airport in Lima will lead you to your flight to Cusco. Reception at the airport is followed by a transfer to the hotel. After you check in, you can relax to get used to the high altitude of the city. In the afternoon we will take you for a 4 hours city tour of Cusco including a walk on the beautiful Plaza de Armas and the impressive Korikancha Temple. We will then drive to visit the nearby Inca ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Qenko and Tambo Machay. Breakfast included.
Day 4: Cusco - Incas Sacred Valley of Urubamba - Ollantaytambo
At 8:30 a.m. we depart from Plazoleta Regocijos driving north-east towards the Inca Sacred Valley of Urubamba. Our first stop is at the place known as Mirador de Corao from where we can see the Pisac Inca Ruins. We drive down to the town of Pisac, where we find the very colorful Indian market. After lunch (on your own), we continue to the Inca town of Ollantaytambo to visit the impressive Ollantaytambo Inca Fortress and walk on the cobbled streets of the small antique town. Free time in the afternoon to relax. Breakfast included.
Day 5: Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu - Cusco
A morning transfer to the Ollantaytambo train station is followed by a beautiful train ride along the Urubamba Incas Sacred Valley down to Aguas Calientes village where our guide will be waiting for you, ready to take the group for a memorable trip. From here public tourist bus transportation takes us to the main entrance of the world famous Machu Picchu Inca citadel. This incredible Guided tour (3 hours) will take us to enjoy one of the most impressive archeological sites in South America. In the afternoon the bus will transport us to Aguas Calientes and we return to Cusco (Poroy station) by train. Transfer to the Hotel. Breakfast included.
Day 6: Cusco transfer out
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport, bus/train station or program extension. Breakfast included.
All shared transfers, shared Spanish / English speaking guide, Expedition class train, entrance fees, noted meals.