Extension7 days / 6
Day 01: Lima
Arrive to the airport of Lima, reception and transfer to the hotel.
Day 02: Lima
In the morning meet at the hotel for a visit to the City of Lima, from Pre-Columbian Era to Contemporary, departure to the Historic Center of Lima, where emphasizes the architecture and urban design from the colonial period, old streets where you can appreciate mansions with Moorish style balconies. Our route includes: Paseo de la República, Plaza San Martin and the Plaza Mayor, with their different buildings: the Government Palace, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Cathedral, and City Hall among others, besides the visit of the Monastery of San Francisco, the largest exhibition of colonial religious art in America. On the way back to the hotel, sight of the traditional residential areas of the capital, ending at Larcomar shopping mall. Return to the hotel.
Afternoon at leisure
Day 03: Lima / Cusco
Meet at the hotel for your transfer to the airport, departure to the City of Cusco.
Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel.
Rest of the morning free to acclimatize to the altitude. In the afternoon visit of the city and surrounding ruins, the tour includes: Plaza Mayor, The Cathedral, Temple of Koricancha, continuing with the visit of the Archaeological Park of Sacsayhuaman: Kenko, with its underground galleries and semicircular amphitheater; Tambomachay, where emphasizes their system of aqueducts, canals and waterfalls and Sacsayhuaman, imposing example of Inca military architecture built using large blocks of stone.Return to the hotel. Overnight
Day 04: Cusco /Machu Picchu /Cusco
In the morning, meet at the hotel and transfer to the train station to board the Vistadome / Tourist or Expedition Train (see conditions) for your excursion to the Lost City of the Incas. Arriving to the train station of Aguas Calientes, our guide will be waiting for you to begin the excursion, after a 30-minute tour bus will arrived at the top of the mountain, where is the archaeological complex of Machu Picchu, guided tour through the most important sectors, streets, squares and temples. At the time previously agreed with the guide, return by bus to Aguas Calientes for lunch at the restaurant of Hatuchay Tower Hotel or similar, after lunch board back to Cusco, arrival to the train station. Reception and transfer to the hotel.
Day 05: Cusco/ Puno
Transfer to the Bus Station to take your regular tourist bus to the City of Puno. During the journey you will enjoy a variety of archaeological attractions, natural and cultural elements of the Andean people of the Valley of Cuzco and of the Highlands in Puno, heirs of the Inca and Aymara culture respectively.
On route, we will visit the church of San Pedro de Andahuaylillas, the simplicity of its exterior contrasts with its Baroque-Colonial altars.
Also we will visit the archaeological complex of Raqchi, impressive building with more than 90 m. long and 25m wide, with solid construction in carved stone and adobe walls, at that time it would have been the sanctuary of the god Viracocha.Lunch on route On the way we pass through the highest point called La Raya. Finally, visit to the museum of Pukara.Arriving to the city of Puno by late afternoon Reception at the Bus Station, transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 06: Puno
Meet at the hotel for your full day excursion to the Floating Islands of Uros, the inhabitants of these islands base their existence on the use of a single plant, the reed (Totora), with this plant they made the floating island where they live. We continue navigating to Taquile Island, inhabited by Quechua-speaking natives who have developed from generation to generation an efficient and original social system and a magnificent fine hand weaving technique.
In the afternoon return to Puno, transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 07: Puno / Lima
At proper time meet at the hotel for your transfer to the airport, departure to the City of Lima for your international connection.
FROM USD 1214.00 *
(*) Land only based on double occupancy