PERU FOR ADVENTURE LOVERS
This tour is full of exciting activities! Mountain biking, white water rafting and all terrain vehicle driving through stunning landscapes in the countryside of Lima and Cuzco, all of this combined with a visit to a one of a kind site like Machu Picchu, certainly, a fantastic trip for enthusiastic adventure seekers.
- HighlightsLima, Cuzco, Machu Picchu
- Duration8 days
- Start PointLima
- Finish PointLima
- Trip StyleAdventure, History & Culture
- IncludedAll 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
Land in Lima and catch your private transfer to your hotel.
No meals included.
Day 2: LIMA - PACHACAMAC
An off-road adventure in Pachacamac. You will experience a downhill by Quebrada Rio Seco, visit some of the archaeological sites on the way and along the singletracks and ancient trails of the MTB zone Cardal and Manzano.
Day 3: LIMA - CUZCO
Arrive in Cuzco. After checking in to your hotel you'll have the afternoon as free to relax and wander around the city.
Day 4: CUZCO
Walking Cuzco city tour; You will walk through the cobblestoned streets on our way to visit downtown area, where the Plaza de Armas is located. We will visit the Cathedral to be delighted by the highest expressions of colonial goldsmith, woodcarvings and paintings from the Cusco School and Santo Domingo Convent, built where the Qoricancha temple originally stood
Day 5: CUZCO - SACRED VALLEY - AGUAS CALIENTES
Today you'll explore the Sacred Valley with the help of a little horsepower. Driving all-terrain-vehicles, you'll rev your way to sights like the Church of Tiobamba; the Incan agricultural terraces of Moray; and the artisanal salt mines in Marinas, where salt is mined from the earth for beauty products and seasoning.
In the evening, you'll take the train to Aguas Calientes – the village at the gateway to Machu Picchu.
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch.
Day 6: AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHU PICCHU - CUZCO
Wake up early to reach Machu Picchu for sunrise. On clear days you can watch the sun halo around Huayna Picchu – the mountain that stands sentry over the entire citadel – before nature turns the lights on over the rest of the site.
Once the day has dawned, take a guided tour around the ruins of Machu Picchu to see sights like the ritual baths, Palace of the Princess, and the Temple of the Sun.
Day 7: CUZCO - URUBAMBA RIVER
Today's itinerary comes with pep. With the help of experienced guides you'll wrestle a raft through the rapids of the Urubamba River. Your efforts will be rewarded with a picnic lunch by the water.
Later, you'll get the superman treatment with a trip on the river's 100 metre zip line.
Day 8: CUZCO - LIMA
It's time to leave. A private transfer will take you to the airport.