Cultural Excursion

Custom Luxury Peru: Valleys, Mountains, and Beaches

Lima, Peru

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Prices From: $3,385 per person

This once-in-a-lifetime itinerary takes you on a journey through varied and colorful Peru. Spend several days touring the classic highlights of Peru in Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. Journey on to the the Pacific coast at Chicama, famous for it's beautiful beaches and some of the best surf in Peru. Please see attached day-by-day itinerary for all the details.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrival In Peru

Upon arrival in Lima, you will be met by our representatives, who will transfer you to the convenient and comfortable airport hotel for the night.

Overnight: Ramada Costa del Sol Hotel

Day 2 - Lima - Sacred Valley

This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your short flight to Cusco. Upon arrival in Cusco you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel, Tambo del Inka, just outside of Cusco in the Sacred Valley. The remainder of your day is at leisure. Take a day hike, go for a swim in the pool with a view, or simply relax in the comfortable lounge and take in the special ambience.

Overnight: Tambo del Inka (Breakfast Included)

Day 3 - Sacred Valley

Today enjoy a private full-day tour to the famous Pisac Market, the Pisac Ruins, and Ollantaytambo Fortress.

Overnight: Tambo del Inka (Breakfast and Lunch Included)

Day 4 - Hiram Bingham to Machu Picchu

Today you will be transferred to the train station for your trip to Machu Picchu. Your guide will be a specially-appointed Peru Rail guide, and you will travel to Machu Picchu on the fabled Orient Express Hiram Bingham. Enjoy lunch on the train, before your full tour of Machu Picchu with an expert guide. Spend the night at the magnificent Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel.

Overnight: Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel (Breakfast and Lunch Included)

Day 5 - Machu Picchu to Cusco

This morning is free. We have included a second pass to enter Machu Picchu. Feel free to explore the unbelievable ruins at leisure before departing Machu Picchu. Afterwards you will be transferred to Aguas Calientes, where you will board the Hiram Bingham for your train to Cusco. Enjoy dinner on the train. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to the hotel.

Overnight: Hotel Monasterio (All Meals Included)

Day 6 - Cusco

Today you have a full day free for independent exploration of charming and fascinating Cusco.

Overnight: Hotel Monasterio (Breakfast Included)

Day 7 - Cusco Departure

After breakfast you will transfer to the airport for your international flight.

Accommodation Information

Ramada Costa del Sol Hotel

Experience the unexpected at the newly constructed Ramada Costa del Sol hotel located in the Lima International Airport. We are much more than just a place to stay before a flight. Enjoy a delicious meal in our restaurant featuring a variety of local and International cuisine. Our prime location within the terminal is ideal for both your travel plans and exploring Lima's area attractions.

Tambo del Inka

Nestled in the Sacred Valley, just 50 minutes from the city of Cusco, Tambo del Inka is the best hotel in Peru from which travelers can reach Machu Picchu, the mystical Inca citadel. This spectacular resort & spa invites you to relax and indulge the senses, offering unparalleled service and limitless opportunities of discovery for groups, weddings, meetings and incentive travel around Peru.

Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel

Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge is the only hotel located adjacent to this ancient Inca citadel. Uniquely, it offers its guests the opportunity to explore this great site late in the evening and early in the day. Sit out on a terrace and savour Peruvian cuisine based on produce grown on the Lodge’s own plot: this delightful Orient-Express hideaway is the perfect place to relax and unwind in the shadow of the Lost City.

Hotel Monasterio

Rated by Travel + Leisure as ‘one of the ten best hotels in South America’, Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel is an intimate 85-cottage luxury hotel surrounded by 12 secluded acres of exquisite beauty. With its sublime Spa services and a first-class restaurant that overlooks the stunning Vilcanota River, the Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel provides a tranquil retreat at the base of Machu Picchu.

Scattered among lush gardens, accommodations range from the opulent Villas Inkaterra, with private terraces and plunge pools to more intimate lodges that provide a perfect sanctuary for simple relaxation. Overlooking the Vilcanota River, discover Andean cuisine with a contemporary twist at Cafe Inkaterra. Under the traditional Amazonian palm-thatched roof and surrounded by regional crafts, Cafe Inkaterra is as much of a destination as it is a culinary experience.

Location

Region: South America

Address:
Lima
Peru

Amenities/Activities

Breakfast Breakfast

Day Tours Day Tours

Ecologically Responsible Ecologically Responsible

Hiking Trekking Hiking Trekking

Archeology Indigenous Archeology Indigenous

GBC Staffpick GBC Staffpick

General Information

The price includes:

  • All meals as indicated in itinerary
  • All accommodations as indicated in itinerary
  • Experienced Bilingual Naturalist Guide
  • All tours and transfers as indicated in itinerary
  • Entrance fees for included tours

The price excludes:

  • International and domestic flights
  • Meals not indicated
  • Surfing classes, surfing equipment
  • Items of a personal nature, including insurances
  • Visas, passports, vaccinations, medicines
  • Gifts & souvenirs
  • Any optional extra activities
  • Tips
  • Taxes & Fees