Lima / Cusco / Machu Picchu / Puno / Arequipa / Nasca / Paracas
13 days 12 nights
· 2 Transfer airport / hotel / airport
· 2 nights accommodation in Lima Casa Andina Select Miraflores
· City tour by the city of Lima
· Buffet Dinner Dance scammers Tipicas saw jungle farewell is Hotel Pardo
· Reception and transfer to hotel,
· City tour + visits of Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puca Pucara
· Integrated Tourist Ticket para Conduct visits in archaeological complexes
· Excursion Sacred Valley of the Incas + Lunch
· Visit to Machu Picchu
· Transfer to the train station
· Train Vistadone Ida Ollanta - Aguas Cal: 15:37 Back Aguas Cal - Cuz: 17:23
· Post bus to return to the ruins
· Entrance to Machu Picchu.
· 3 nights accommodation in Cusco Hotel San Agustin Dorado or similar
· 1 night accommodation in Aguas Calientes Machu Picchu hotel or similar
· Transfer hotel - airport
· Air ticket Lima-Cusco - Peru Airline: 09:00 (14.042015)
· Tourist Bus Cusco - Cusco with lunch
· Reception and transfer to hotel,
· Full Day Uros Islands and Taquile with lunch
· 2 nights accommodation in Puno Qalasaya Hotel or similar
· Buffet Breakfast
· Transfer to Colca
· Colca Canyon Tour 2days / 1ncohe
· Entrance to the Colca Canyon BTC
· Entrance to the thermal baths
· 1 night accommodation in Arequipa Casona Plaza Hotel AQP or the like
· 1 night accommodation in Colca Colca Lodge Spa & Hot Spring or the like
· Breakfast buffet
· Southern Cross Bus Arequipa - Nasca Overnight on the bus
· Fly over the Nazca Lines
· Includes airport tax
· Visit aqueducts income Cantalloc +
· Bus Nasca -Paracas
· Reception in Paracas + income
· Income + Ballestas Islands Excursion
· Tour Paracas National Reserve
· Southern Cross Bus to Lima
· 01Noche accommodation in Paracas. Aranwa Paracas Resort & Spa
Details of the program:
Reception at the airport in Lima
Transfer to your hotel in Lima
City Tour City of Kings
The best excursion to know Lima and its History
This excursion offers the best combination of the differents attractions in Lima and its three historical periods: pre-Hispanic, colonial and contemporary. In Lima there were several different pre-Columbian cultures dating back thousands of years old. It was part of the Inca Empire until was founded by the Spanish Francisco Pizarro on January 18, 1535 as the capital of the Viceroyalty of New Castilla of the Spanish Empire. During our guided tour we will travel through its ancient history.
ANCESTRAL LIMA. In the Huaca Pucllana archaeological site built in the fourth century AD We will have a panoramic view of this magnificent ceremonial and administrative center considered by the Incas a holy village. We will learn about the life and rituals of its ancient inhabitants and the typical characteristic of pyramid building sacred pre-Hispanic structures on the coast of Peru.
COLONIAL LIMA. The Viceroyalty of Peru was the most important of the Spanish Empire and Lima was its capital. In its historic center highlights the architecture and urban design of that period, old streets with colonial mansions Moorish balconies. Our trip includes the Paseo de la República, Plaza San Martin and Plaza Mayor, with their different buildings: Government Palace, the Archbishop's Palace, the Cathedral and the Municipal Palace. In the historic center visit one of its most beautiful buildings, the Museum of the Central Reserve Bank (*), where the Treasures of Peru are appreciated: a fine selection of gold objects, ceramics and textiles of various pre-Columbian cultures, from their origins to the Incas, which captivate and impress visitors.
We enter the monumental Convento de San Francisco, which is the largest exhibition of religious art in America. The Choir Room and the Monks' Library, the Sacristy, with its collection of Zurbaran and Rivera. The Big Patio of the Main Cloister, decorated with Seville tiles of XVI century, its beautiful Moorish arches and its subterranean crypts known as The Catacombs, where you feel
CONTEMPORARY LIMA. View more traditional residential areas in the capital: The Olive Grove of San Isidro, Miraflores and Larco Mar, distinctive tourist center of Lima current vantage point to enjoy a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean.
Duration: 03½ hours
Departures: Mornings 9:00 to 9:35 approx. And Afternoons 14:15 - 14: 435 approx.
Notes: Central Reserve Bank Museum is closed to the public Saturday and Sunday afternoons, and all day Monday.
Return to your hotel.
Cusco - City Tour
In the afternoon, city tour of Cusco, visiting the Plaza Mayor, the Cathedral and the Temple of the Sun or Korikancha.
We continue out of town to visit the Inca sites of Kenko, Tambomachay, Puca Pucara and the impressive fortress of Sacsayhuaman, strategically built on a hill overlooking Cusco, famous for its enormous carved stones joined with astounding precision to form the outer walls. Some of them standing over 9m in height and weighing over 350 tons. Return to Hotel. Accommodation in Cusco.
Tours: Archaeological complex of Pisac, Craft Market (Pisaq), the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo and finally Chinchero.
The Sacred Valley or Valley of the Vilcanota, is nestled between the towns of Pisac and Ollantaytambo is beautiful, suggestive and was much appreciated by the Inca, due to its special conditions like the beneficial climate and the generous fertility of its lands. When visiting the villages of Pisac, Yucay, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero they are appreciated. In each pre-Hispanic archaeological centers, which were built by different Incas and used as citadels or resting places. Ideal places to buy handmade goods.
This tour begins with the gathering of the passengers of the hotel and go through an asphalted to the town of Pisac located 32 km road from the city of Cusco.; where you can see and do some shopping at the handicraft market of Pisac, located in the main square, where the typical craftsmanship in ceramics, leather and looms elaborated by the artisans themselves be seen. Also the archaeological complex of Pisac, located in the upper part of the town of Pisac you will visit.
Continuing the tour will pass through the towns of Coya, Lamay, Calca, Yucay, Urubamba, observing beautiful flora and fauna during the route that takes about 45 minutes to reach the town of Urubamba for lunch in a cozy typical restaurant (optional); in the afternoon we continue the journey towards the town of Ollantaytambo, the only inhabited Inca town where we will visit the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo, after the visit to the archaeological site.
From Ollanta station for hot water boarding.
Breakfast at hotel
Go to the bus station then take the bus to take us on a journey of 30 minutes by a zigzag path to the marvelous Citadel.
They meet the guide, guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of Three Windows and the cemeteries. Free time to stroll around the archaeological complex
In the afternoon return to Cusco. Accommodation in Cusco.
* The train departures and / or arrivals can be from Poroy Station or Ollantaytambo Station from depending on the availability of the train company.
Accommodation in Cusco.
Breakfast at hotel
Free day for personal activities.
Overnight at Cusco
Cusco Puno - Tour Bus, stops do know important places on this stretch.
AM.Desayuno.07: 30am. Out transport / Mer Tourism Tourist with Tour Guide and service on board, to the city of Cusco, the
ANDAHUAYLILLAS; where we find the "Sistine Chapel of America" this church is one of the most amazing and beautiful examples Andino Popular Religious art, is a jewel of Baroque architecture Mixed
RAQCHI. The Temple of God Wiracocha, 121 km from the city of Cusco, we found an Inca temple of monumental dimensions of 11 giant columns, whose bases are built with perfectly cut stones, also Qolcas or barns, enclosures military order, religious appreciate walls , Inca baths etc.
SICUANI. We stop for lunch (lunch buffet)
THE LINE. Midpoint between Cuzco-Puno route. It is the highest point is 4335 m, from there we can see beautiful snowy landscapes, llamas and vicunas
PUCARA. It is the largest and oldest ceremonial center of the Altiplano, before the Tiahuanaco, characterized by a series of staggered platforms that resemble a pyramid called Calasaya. You may also see interesting lithographic sculptures, stelae or tablets of intriguing characters, it is where the origins of the Andean highland culture are discovered.
Upon arrival, assistance and transfer to Hotel (arrival time 5:00 p.m.)
Day 07 Uros
Very early in the morning (6:40 a.m.) departure by boat from the port of Puno in the direction of the floating Uros islands. Arrival at the floating islands, 01 hours approx. tour. Reed rafts ride.
Again we continue a journey on the Lake Maggiore and later arrival to the island of Taquile on the back of the island (port CHUÑO). Ascent to the village and visit the craft center where you will find fine handmade crafts. Lunch at noon. In the afternoon return to Puno Taquile, this time will have to descend 533 stone steps up to the main port (Chilcano) and 2.50 hours boat ride we reach the city of Puno. At 17: 00hrs approx. arrival in Puno and transfer to your hotel. Accommodation Puno.
Day 08 Puno - Colca
They picked up at 6.00am to take the Colca
Overnight at Colca
Day 09: The Colca Valley (Day)
After breakfast at the hotel, we left very early to Cruz Del Condor (41 km. From Chivay) where they observed one of the most spectacular scenery of the canyon , and almost always can see the condors in flight master . Return visiting the towns of Pinchollo , Maca, Achoma , Yanque and the Viewpoints of Antahuilque and Choquetico . Return to Chivay , after having lunch (not included ) depart for the city of Arequipa
Overnight in Arequipa.
Day 10: Arequipa - Nasca
Free day for personal activities.
Bus -Nasca Arequipa (overnight bus )
Day 11 Nazca
Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer to the airport at the time agreed with the guide.
Overflight Nazca Lines.
Visit Cantalloc aqueducts .
Transfer to the bus station Cruz del Sur to Paracas
Night accommodation in Paracas.
Day 12 Lima - Paracas -Nazca
8:00 Excursion to the Ballestas Islands and panoramic view of the Chandelier .
10:30 Excursion to the Paracas National Reserve : Site Museum Julio C. Tello and Interpretation Centre of the Reserve, the Mirador de Flamingos and wolves Arquillo , b
each Lagunilla , Yumaque and the Obelisk of Independence.
16:00 Transfer to the bus station to Lima
20.30 Reception and transfer to hotel in Lima
More farewell dinner show with music and dances in the Pardo hotel
Night in Lima
Day 13: Lima
A time transfer to the airport for your international flight.