From $ 2195.00 /
£ 1365.00 per person
In summary: If you thought Peru was just about doing a trek to Machu Picchu then think again. This trip incorporates the best that Peru has to offer to get you biking, flying, kayaking and yes of course walking through world class scenery and to historical sites.
This is a sample itinerary, all of our tours are custom made, contact our experts to get your personalised itinerary.
- Biking and trekking through remote Andes mountain scenery
- Exploring Machu Picchu with time for optional hikes
- Kayaking on the saphire blue water of Lake Titicaca
- Paraglide off the cliffs of Lima
Day 1. Lima
Arrive into the capital city of Lima, private transport to your hotel.
Day 2. Paragliding
Soar above the shopping center, hotels and dramatic cliffs of Miraflores, Lima on a tandem flight with a fully qualified instructor.
Day 3. Puno
Fly to Juliaca, transfer to Puno. We recommend you take the rest of the day easy to help acclimatise to the high altitude.
Day 4. Kayaking on Lake Titicaca
You will be met at your hotel and taken by boat to begin kayaking with an expert guide to the island of Taquile. It takes 2 - 3 hours but you can always opt to do a shorter stretch and continue in the support boat if you prefer. Overnight in basic accommodation on Taquile island.
Day 5. Taquile Island
Exploring the island and its fascinating indigenous Quechua community by boat and on foot.
Day 6. Cusco Tour
Transfer to the airport for your flght to Cusco. Afternoon guided walk around the city.
Day 7. Biking and Hot Springs
You will travel by car to the high pass above the Lares valley before descending by road and track to the small town of Lares. Then carrying on we reach the welcome hot springs where you can relax those tired muscles. Our camp is conveniently located right next to the hot springs. Today's descent is graded easy so suitable for anybody with some mountian biking experience.
Day 8. Lares Trek
Leaving our bikes we take to walking to discover the local communities that live in this remote area. Surrounded by snow peaks we walk passed azure blue lakes and herds of grazing alpaca. The trek is moderate with a high pass of just over 4000m.
Day 9. Lares Trek
Today we continue crossing over a pass of 4800m before descending to the pretty town of Ollantaytambo in the Sacred Valley of the Incas where we will stay the night.
Day 10. Machu Picchu
An early train takes you through lush cloud forest to the town of Aguas Calientes. To save time we take a bus up to Machu Picchu where you will have a guided tour. In your free time afterwards you may like to walk up to the Sun Gate or to the Inca Bridge for more views onto the citadel. Late afternoon train and bus back to Cusco.
Day 11. Lima
Transfer to the airport for your flght to Lima where you will connect with your homebound flight.
- Accommodation including breakfast and other meals as described
- all tours and equipment although if you do have your own bike helmet we recommend you bring it
- all tours with a fully qualified local guide
- all entrance fees
- safe, private transfers
- we provide helmets for bike riding but if you have your own we suggest you bring it along to ensure the best fit