Day 1: Cusco city and archaeological sites.
Welcome and pick up at Cusco airport and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon 1:30 pm, pick up from your hotel to begin the city tour, starting with The Cathedral in Cusco. It contains walls priceless art treasures that are considered such as the most beautiful in South America. Then visit the Koricancha Temple, this beautiful temple is considered sacred by the Incas. We continue our tour through the archaeological sites located around Cusco. Then we will visit the Archaeological place “Sacsayhuaman”. It was built with large stone blocks. Then we will visit Kenko, Puka Pukara and finally Tambomachay. Our tour ends at the Main Square of Cusco Plaza de Armas, approximately at 6:00 pm.
After the Tour we recommend a walk through the Main Square and the surrounding area. You can appreciate the work of artisans in Cusco crafts stores. You can also try the famous Peruvian cuisine in the nearby restaurants or you can simply take a rest sitting on a bench in the Main Square and take the classic picture to remember Cusco enjoying the warm atmosphere despite the cold nights of Cusco. And if you like the night around the Main Square there are many clubs and bars full of tourists and locals who expect fun.
Tickets to Cathedral, Koricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puca - Pucara and Tambomachay.
Transfers Tourist Bus.
Guided Group. Spanish / English speaking guide. Night in Cusco
Food. Tips. Other services not mentioned.
Day 2: Cusco Sacred Valley - Pisac - Ollantaytambo - Chinchero.
Full day tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Breakfast at the Hotel.
At 8:00 am pick up from your hotel and start visiting the Pisac Archaeological center located at 45 minutes from Cusco by private transport, Pisac will show you the advanced knowledge who managed the Inca architecture. Another good reason to visit Pisac is its traditional market where you can find some unique and authentic handicraft. Is better visit the Pisac market on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, because these days there are more artisans.
At noon we will head to the town of Urubamba where we will enjoy a lunch buffet, enjoying the delicious Peruvian cuisine.
In the afternoon we will visit the fortress of Ollantaytambo and its magnificent terraces. At the top of the fort after climbing many steps, is possible to appreciate six huge blocks of pink stones, each weighing about 50 tons. Way back to Cusco we will visit the small town of Chinchero for his Church, Inca constructions and craft market.
We suggest bring a small backpack, camera, insect repellent, water bottle, sunscreen and hat. In Pisac city not forget to try the traditional empanadas and take some souvenirs. In Urubamba enjoy a delicious buffet lunch and try the biggest corn of the world and the typical cheese of the Sacred Valley.
Tickets -Pisac-Ollantaytambo Chinchero. Transfers Tourist Bus
Guided Group. Professional guide English / Spanish
Brunch Buffet - Night in Cusco
Tips. Other services not mentioned
Day 3: Cusco - Machu Picchu - Cusco.
Breakfast at the Hotel.
5:50 am Transfer to the Poroy train station. At 7:00 am the train goes through the Sacred Valley of the Incas to the village of Aguas Calientes in a journey of approximately 3 hours. In Aguas Calientes we board the bus to the Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu, located high on the mountain. At 11:00 am, our tour guide begins the tour with information about history and architecture of the Inca city. These structures remain amazingly. Appreciate the natural landscape around Machu Picchu. The tour lasts approximately 1 hour and a half. After the tour you have free time to walk around Machu Picchu.
In the afternoon at 4:00 pm we board the train to Poroy Station. At approximately 7:00 pm pick up from the station and transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Hours may vary based on the outputs of the trains and the train service you want to travel.
Being at the Machu Picchu train station at least a half hour before. Wear walking shoes, we suggest you bring a small backpack, camera, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and a water bottle. After the guided tour you will have free time in Machu Picchu so enjoy the magical moment appreciating the wonderful view, open arms and recharge your energy in Machu Picchu, you can also visit the thermal baths of hot water.
Night in Cusco
Transfer station Cusco - Poroy Station or Ollantaytambo - Cusco
Ticktes station Poroy or Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes - Poroy or Ollantaytambo
Bus ticket Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes
Machu Picchu Ticket
Guidance Service Group. Professional guide English / Spanish
Tipping - Other services not mentioned
Day 4: South Valley - Puno:
We start the tour very early, leaving Cusco and beginning a fantastic journey through the South Valley, reaching Puno.
Noche de Hotel Puno
Cusco (3400 m) - Check Out: 7:30 am
Andahuaylillas (3122 m) - Time of Visit: 8:30 am
Raqchi (3450 m) - Time of Visit: 11:00 am
Sicuani (3552 m) - Lunch Buffet Time: 12:10 noon
La Raya (4335 m) - Time of Visit: 02:15 pm
Museum of Pukara (3900 m) - Time: 03:30 pm
Puno (3800 m) - Arrival time: 5:00 pm
Hotel Night Puno - Transfers, Tickets, professional guide, Bus ticket.
Day 5: Uros - Taquile - Puno:
We pick up from your hotel at 6:40 pm and tranfer to the Titi Caca Lake, after 30 minutes journey to reach the beautiful floating islands of the Uros, unique in the world.
Then we travel to Taquile arriving at 11:30 hrs, where we have a walk of 40 minutes from the port to the village, staying in Taquile for 2 hours, appreciating the landscape, display crafts and especially the experiences of the Islanders who maintain and preserve their ancestral customs.
Night Hotel in Puno.
Wear warm clothing. The temperature can be very low. We suggest carrying a small backpack, camera, hat, sunscreen and a water bottle.
Transfers - Guided tour to the Islands and ticket-Night Hotel in Puno-Transfers.
Day 6: Juliaca - Lima:
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the Juliaca airport.