ADVENTURE IN THE ANDES
Our Adventure in the Andes Tour is absolutely one of our most popular Peru Tour holidays for those who have just a week to visit. This trip offers two of the most important experiences in Peru: get amazed at Machu Picchu and meet the local communities living in the floating islands on the highest navigable lake in the world. This trip to Lima, Cuzco and Puno, is full of colorful views of the Peruvian Andes that will certainly inspire you.
HighlightsLima, Cuzco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Puno, Lake Titicaca
Trip StyleHistory & Culture
IncludedBuffet lunch in the Sacred ValleyAll BreakfastsHotel nights as per the itineraryTravel InsuranceTrain to/from Machu Picchu24/7 SupportEntrance feesAccredited Tour GuidesTours and Transfers
Not IncludedDomestic airfareTipsMeals not mentionedInternational airfare
Day 1: Lima
Arrival in Lima and private transfer to your selected hotel.
No meals included.
Day 2: CUZCO
Arrival in Cuzco and private transfer to your selected hotel.
Cuzco City Tour: We will visit downtown area, Main Plaza from where we will see the Cathedral. Then, Santo Domingo convent, Sacsayhuaman Inca Fortress, Quenco and finally, Tambomachay (Ceremonial Center).
Day 3: CUZCO
Sacred Valley Tour: We will visit Awanacancha, Pisaq Ruins, Pisaq Market and Ollantaytambo Ruins.
In the afternoon, train to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu village).
Meals: B, L.
Day 4: CUZCO
Sunrise in Machu Picchu: If you wake up early this morning, you will be able to witness one of the most amazing sunrises ever. Being able to be at Machu Picchu for a while before your tour starts, is a priceless experience.
Machu Picchu Tour: We will visit main areas of the Inca Citadel such as the ritual baths, the Palace of the Princess, the main Fountain and the Temple of the Sun. Optional: Climb Huayna Picchu, the mountain in the classic photo of the site (subject to availability and an additional fee).
Day 5: PUNO
Sun’s Route: We will begin our journey to Puno stopping along the way to visit important archaeological and cultural sites. Buffet lunch in Sicuani about half way.
Meals: B, L.
Day 6: PUNO
Lake Titicaca Tour: We will visit the Uros floating Islands and meet some members of this traditional community. Later, we will visit Taquile Island to learn more about local customs, while enjoying a homemade lunch with members of this community.
Meals: B, L.
Day 7: LIMA
Arrival in Lima and private transfer to Lima center.
Lima City Tour: We will visit downtown area, Main Plazas, Presidential Palace, San Francisco Church and the Catacombs. Then, on to San Isidro District to see the main residential neighborhoods and commercial areas. Finally, we will visit the Park of Love in Miraflores District for great views of the Pacific Ocean.
Departure. Private transfer to the airport. As you head home, we can pretty much guarantee you will be talking about your overnight in Machu Picchu and this tour for years to come.