A varied Machu Picchu tour from the high Andes to the cloudforests of Machu Picchu and then down into the Amazon jungle.
|Day 2||Cusco City Tour|
|Day 3||The Sacred Valley|
|Day 4||Machu Picchu Tour|
|Day 5||Machu Picchu|
|Day 6||Amazon Jungle|
|Day 7||Amazon Jungle|
|Day 9||Fly Home|
Fly to Cusco and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon you will have a tour of Cusco and the outlying Inca sites. Machu Picchu is just one of many Inca sites dotted in and around the Inca empire. Today you will see evidence of the genius stone masonry that the Incas are so famous for alongside colonial architecture.
A full day tour with lunch in the beautiful Sacred Valley of the Incas visiting Pisac market and the site of Ollantaytambo. Overnight in the Sacred Valley to rest before your visit to Machu Picchu tomorrow.
The train journey to Machu Picchu is a delight in itself as you descend from the Sacred Valley down into the lush cloud forest. Today you have a private tour of Machu Picchu with a local guide, afterwards you may like to visit the thermal baths in Aguas Calientes town.
We include a second day to give you ample time for personal exploration, perhaps some gentle hiking and of course plenty of photo taking! Afternoon return to Cusco by train and bus.
Transfer to Cusco airport for your flight to Puerto Maldonado. Transfer by motorised canoe to your comfortable lodge set deep in the Amazon rainforest.
In the Jungle there are various activities including nature walks, educational talks, a boat trip to spot Caiman and nocturnal nature trails. All meals and activities are included.
We work with accommodation from 3 star and upwards and comfortable Amazon Lodges. Prices are based on 2 people sharing a room in a 3 star hotel. Ask us for upgrade recommendations and prices.
The hotel is in Miraflores, a modern, safe area on the coast with shops, excellent restaurants and all amenities close by.
A stylish, modern hotel with a fabulous restaurant, café bar and cocktail bar.
Miraflores Park is in a privileged location on the cliffs above the ocean.
This beautiful independent hotel with 18 rooms is quiet yet central in the arty San Blas area.
A beautifully restored colonial building that once made up part of a market.
The most famous of Cusco’s hotels and deservedly so.
This hotel is a blend of classic styles and recycled materials.
Stunning views over the Urubamba river.
This is a welcome sanctuary after the hustle and bustle of Aguas Calientes.
The lodge sits by a natural, private “cocha” or lake, home to rich ecosystems, tropical plants and beautiful wildlife.
This lodge blends comfort and excellent service with the local environment with great success.
A trip to the Amazon is all about soaking up the atmosphere, you won’t see large mammals at every turn but if you stand quietly you will see many birds and monkeys going about their daily lives. Don’t miss a nocturnal walk to see the creatures that only come out at night.
Depending on the timings for your international flights there may be time for you to include a Lima city tour or a visit to the fishing village of Pucusana before you fly
Domestic flights are included in the price and we can also arrange your international flights.
Lima is Peru’s international airport and is well served by European and North American airlines. From May 2016 BA start direct flights from London Gatwick to Lima.