Peru Vacation Package - Inca Highlights - 10 Days / 9 Nights Featured

Peru Vacation Package-Inca Highlights

PERU - Summer Vacation - Nazca, Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and Lake Titicaca This Peru summer get-a-way vacation package is perfect for the traveler who wants to see the sights the highlights of Inca's in Peru with visit to Nazca for flightseeing, then on to Cusco and the Sacred Valley for a full day of sightseeing. Spend 2-days walking around Machu Picchu and 2 nights at visiting Lake Titicaca and the city of Puno with a visit to the Uros Islands. This package can be customized with additional days.

This package is designed for the active traveler who wants to be independent but wants the security of being with local hosts that meet and greet at the airport and transfers. Knowledgeable local guides for day excursions that pick them up at the hotel for sightseeing, pre-arranged transportation planned ahead of time for convenient smooth transition between cities for intra-country airline and train travel. Moderate to luxury hotels that are arranged in advance with locations suitable for sightseein of the city. Our local tour provider in Peru is available 24 hours a day for questions or emergency contact. Our independent hosted journeys are a perfect way to see Peru on your own.

Day to Day Itinerary 10-Day / 9-Nights

Day 01 - Arrival into Lima
Meet & Greet Lima Airport delivery documents
Overnight:   Costa Del Sol Ramada  Airport hotel.

Day 2 : Lima / Ica
Meet & Greet and transfer from your hotel in Lima to Ica along the Peruvian coast to Ica (a four hour ride). Transfer to the airport for a flight over the Nazca Lines. Are they merely huge figures or could they be extraterrestrial landing fields? Transfer to your hotel . The remainder of the afternoon is at leisure.
Overnight:  Las Dunas Hotel in ICA

Day 03 – ICA / LIMA / CUSCO
Breakfast at your hotel. Morning ride back to Lima Airport.  Board your flight to Cusco.  On arrival into Cusco, meet & greet Cusco Airport by local host and transfer to Cusco hotel.  Afternoon walking tour of Cusco. Afternoon guided walking / city tour of Cusco During the walking tour of the ancient capital of the Inca Empire, visitors are easily caught up in the excitement of this city. The tour includes a visit to the Cathedral and Santo Domingo Church, passing through the city's main streets and the Plaza de Armas. You will walk through some of Cusco's most astonishing streets to reach the San Blas Church. (2h 1/2.)
Overnight::  RUINAS CUSCO HOTEL

Day 04 – Cusco – Free Day (B)
Overnight – Ruinas Cusco Hotel (B)

Day 05 – Cusco / Sacred Valley (B, L)
Full day Tour of Sacred Valley. Morning departure for a drive through the fertile countryside to the colonial village of Pisac. During your visit to the bustling marketplace you will have the opportunity to bargain with the natives for many different types of Peruvian handicrafts and jewelry. After lunch the tour continues to the village of Ollantaytambo for a visit to its impressive Inca fortress. (L) (9h.)
Overnight:  Hotel Hacienda del Valle
 
Day 06 Sacred Valley / Machu Picchu (B)
Morning Vistadome train ride through the sacred valley of Urubamba to the "Lost City of the Incas.  Guided tour of Machu Picchu perched 8,200 feet above the valley, it was hidden by mountains and semi-tropical jungles for 400 years until discovered by Hiram Bingham of Yale University in 1911. Archaeologists believe that the Inca "Virgins of the Sun" took refuge from the Spanish Conquistadors here. Guided tour of the ruins upon arrival. Lunch is on your own. Afternoon free to explore Aguas Callientes. 
Overnight: Hatuchay Tower Hotel  in Aguas Calientes at the base of Machu Picchu


Day 07 – Sacred Valley / Cusco
Enjoy one of the most incredible sights on earth, the sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Take as much time as you need to study these magnificent ruins.   Your names have been put on the list to hike the steep stone trail of Huayna Picchu, the pyramid-shape mountain above Machu Picchu for a breathtaking view of the site.   Stroll to the Inca Bridge a secret entrance used by the Inca's army or walk toward the Inca Trail to find the historic Inti punku or Sun Gate. Afternoon at leisure to study these magnificent ruins.  Bus and second entrance fee to Machu Picchu included.  Huayna Picchu hike is available at additional cost. Afternoon return train ride back to Ollataytambo train station.  Upon arrival a host will meet and assist you and transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.  Breakfast included. Overnight in Cusco RUINAS CUSCO HOTEL standard double room.

Day 08-  Cusco / Puno
Transfer to Cusco transportation bus station and board First Class tourist bus to Puno,Enroute the Bus stop at many of the ruins along with way with Lunch served.Approximately 9-hours.
Overnight:  Casa Andina Classic (B,L)


Day 09 – Puno / Lake Titicaca

Visit to Uros Island (includes cultural activity - lasts approximately 30 minutes) Visit to the Uros Indian and Taquile Island at Lake Titikaka - This full day excursion will take you to the highest navigable lake in the world to visit the floating islands of the Uros Indians, considered themselves Lords of the Lake, and they were convinced they had black blood because they did not feel the cold of the lake and the winter. Continuing to Taquile where a native community of about 400 families still lives with the traditions of the XIV century that respect the principals of an Incan way life. Taquile is a very important site on Lake Titikaka for its a archeological remains, the sacred and ceremonial sites, the festive activities, their rituals and for the daily life of the inhabitants which is dedicated to farming, textile production and fishing. (L) (9h..  Overnight Casa Andina

 Day 10  Puno / Lima
Morning free in Puno.  Afternoon transfer to Juliaca Airport for flight to Lima.  Upon arrival into Lima, check in for your international flight back to USA.

10-Day / 9-Night Package Includes:
•    1-Night hotel in Lima.
•    1-Night hotel in Ica, RT transportation Lima to Ica, hotel, Flightseeing of Nazca Lines
•    3-Nights Cusco hotel- 1/2 day guided walking tour
•    1-Night hotel Sacred Valley with - full day sightseeing of Sacred Valley
•    1-Night lodging in Aguas Calientes with guided sightseeing of Machu Picchu
•    2-Days admission entrance to Machu Picchu with transfer to Machu Picchu
•    RT Train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
•    Transportation from Cusco to Puno and sightseeing on Lake Titicaca
•    2-Nights accommodations Puno at the Casa Andina Classic
•    Sightseeing with English speaking guide as indicated in itinerary,
•    Transfers as indicated
•    Intra-country Airfare:  Lima/Cusco/Puno/Lima NOT included in price
•    International airfare from USA to Peru not include


Package Land Price:
Land Price per person shared room w/twin beds:    Call for Quote

Peru Airfare:  Lima/Cusco/Juliaca / Lima
1  LIMA / CUSCO LA  2057   1110A 1230P    
2  JULIACA / LIMA LA  2092  0745P 0925P     
Approximate Airfare:  Call for Quote

Hotels:

  • Costa del Sol Ramada - Lima
    Costa del Sol Ramada, first hotel in South America located inside an international airport, offers you the comfort and saves you the time in order  to have a good rest, since we are a few steps from boarding gates we create the perfect combination: time saving, pleasure and rest. 130 rooms

    Cusco – Ruinas Hotel Cusco
    Located in the historic and monument district of the center of Cusco. Conveniently situated two blocks from the Main Square and the traditional  neighborhood of San Blas.     
    34 rooms    

Hotel La Hacienda Del Valle   
La Hacienda del Valle is situated on the Inca´s Sacred Valley, in the small peasant community of Yanahuara, The hotel has located in the middle of  Urubamba and Ollantaytambo road. La Hacienda del Valle has a distance of 12 Km from the Urubamba City and 15 Km from Ollantaytambo City.The hotel  is surrounded by beautiful landscapes, rivers, gardens and corn fields, with the flat valley floor dominated by steep hills and snow-capped peaks  easily seen from the hotel.
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Casa Andina Puno  
The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Puno, just 1 block from the Plaza de Armas and around the corner from Jr. Lima, the pedestrian-only  boulevard that’s the site of most restaurants, bars and shops of interest to visitors. Only 5 minutes from the train station and the port of Puno –  where boats set off to explore Lake Titicaca – and 45 minutes from the Juliaca airport

Testimonials

"All three stops exceeded expectations--and everything moved along smoothly. Our transfers were without incident, and every resort awaited our arrival with open arms."
- Lori and Brian Skope

"I just wanted to tell you that it was one of our best trips ever. It was a pleasure to work with you, so thanks for your great planning and service!"
- Kari Harrison

"Everything went very smoothly. The hotel was great, the outfits selected for the diving and tours were fantastic and their commitment to service made the trip all the better. 
- Alina Gonzale

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