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Southern Peru, Classic Family Program (11D/10)

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Arrival to Lima & City tour, Cusco & City tour , Sacred valley, Horseback riding in Maras Moray, 2 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu & Huayna Picchu, Lima 11D/10N


Multi-visit trip to many of the best historic places & sites in Peru - Lima; Cusco; Horseback in Maras Moray; 2 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu; Lima 11D/10N

This trip has been basically designed for families who love the adventure tours in our beautiful country of Peru, along your fantastic trip, you will also enjoy the Peruvian food or guinea pig. Our company offer extended trips in Peru with carefully and personalized service with English speaking guides, full equipped transports, good and responsible drivers. Our company also provide to our travelers a big bottle of Oxygen, and Medical kit to avoid the altitude sickness especially for Cusco (3,399 m.a.s.l / 11,152 ft.), and Puno (3,810 m.a.s.l / 12,500ft) Chivay in Colca (3,630 m.a.s.l / 11,910ft), and Arequipa (2,328 meters / 7,738ft) South Adventure Peru Tours – Cusco work with professional and outstanding staff who give their entire time to attend our customers. We offer several LUXURY tours around Peru such as: City tour in Lima and Cusco, Tour to the Sacred valley of the Incas, 2 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Horseback riding in Maras Moray and salt mines , Titicaca lake Island tour in Puno, Sillustani and back to Lima.

Important note: Due to the high demand and limit of entrances to the 2 Day Inca Trail, Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña even to MACHU PICCHU, we strongly recommend you book in advance before sold out... (For 4 Day Inca Trail 500 available entrances) (For Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu Montaña only 500 available entrances) Cost for entrance to Huayna Picchu & Machu Picchu Montaña US$ 65 each) Note: The tickets cannot be modified, exchanged or refunded once confirmed!!!In February: the 2 Days & 4 Days Inca Trail are closed for maintenance

This short trip can be organized with the following hotels and they are subject to the space availability: Or can be Upgrade to 4 and 5 ***** hotels in everywhere, please just let us know.

Day 1: International arrival to Lima, pick up and transfer to Hotel in Miraflores District:

Upon your arrival to the Capital city of Lima (Flight details: to be confirmed) our representative will be waiting for you, holding an small board written your names and then, you will be transferred to Hotel for check in , afternoon free time for leisure.

Day 2: Private LIMA CITY TOUR - Colonial & Modern (B & L)

At 9:00am , pick up to start with the PRIVATE City tour where you will Visit The Government Palace, the Municipality palace, the Cathedral of Lima, and main colonial buildings around the Plaza Mayor, the 17th century Monastery of San Francisco the most magnificent colonial and monumental center of the America's, you will find a Basilica with 21 altars, the convent with the cloister, the Clementina and Capitulars room, the choir, the monks library and the Prefunds Museum that exhibits 11 paintings of Rubens. The sacristy exhibits paints of Zurbaran and Rivera. The Gran Patio is garnished with Seville's tiles from the XVI century and Moorish arcs. It also includes a visit to the underground tombs (catacombs). Then a short tour of the modern districts of San Isidro and Miraflores visiting places like The Love Park or The Indian Market (souvenirs & handicrafts). Finally we will visit a shopping center named Larco Mar, which was built on a spectacular cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. .. We will also visit an exclusive restaurant “La Rosa Nautica”, where you will have the opportunity to prepare your own “Pisco Sour” and the famous “Ceviche”. Enjoy a delicious lunch, consisting of the most symbolic dishes of Peruvian cuisine.

Dinner on your own.

Day 3: Arrival to Cusco & Private City tour (Tambomachay / Pucapucara / Qenqo / Saqsayhuamán / Cathedral & Qoricancha (Optional visits to Inca Museums, San Blas area & the market of San Pedro)

At the appropiate time, you will be picked up and transfer to the airport for the flight to Cusco. Upon your arrival to Cusco (Flight details: to be confirmed) our guide and representative will be waiting for you, holding an small board written your names and then, you will be transferred to our office to get further information about the trip and pay the remainder balance while you will be informed, our staff will served you COCA tea to avoid the altitude sickness.. At 1:00 or 2 pm, you will start with this famous traditional tour involves the visits, first
Tambomachay (Temple of the Water) a center of adoration and worship of water.
Puca Pucara (Reddish place) that was used as a military control center...
Q`enqo (Labyrinth) A religious center dedicated to the adoration.
Saqsayhuamán (Majestic place with impressive works in stone which some up to 120 tons)
Main Cathedral (Marvel of the religious)
The Koricancha (Temple of the sun) afternoon, you will be drop off to your Hotel in Cusco.

Optional visits to: San Blas area or Barrio de San Blas, one of Cusco's oldest neighborhoods.
Inca Museum installed in the Admiral's House, an important monument of colonial architecture. The museum keeps the main Inca archaeological collection in Peru Inca culture that reflects and other archaeological cultures of the region of Cusco.
San Pedro Market (One`s of the Biggest market of Cusco) On the walk to it you’ll generally notice more and more street vendors and ladies in traditional dress sitting on the side of the streets selling nuts, popcorn and other small bags of dried foods. You’ll spot more and more local shops (tiendas) selling the most random of things all in the one tienda. If you’re looking for an alpaca jumper, a freshly made juice, a bag of nectarines, some plantains to fry, buttifaras (ham sandwiches served on French bread) or some cheesy gifts for your parents or friends back home you’re definitely on your way to the right place!. (Meals on your own)

Day 4:  Private tour to the Sacred Valley  , Zoo of Cochahuasi , Alpaca Farm , Pisac market & Ruins , Ollantaytambo - Urubamba & spend the night here ( B – Buffet lunch )

At the appropriate time, you will be picked up and transfer to the airport for the flight straight to Cusco. Upon your arrival to Cusco (Flight details: To be confirmed) our guide and representative will be waiting for you, holding an small board written your names and then, you will be transferred to our office to get further information about the trip and pay the remainder balance while you will be informed, our staff will served you COCA tea to avoid the altitude sickness. At the appropriate time, you start with this lovely   Sacred Valley (great option to acclimatize) the ancient capital of the Inca Empire, where you'll board our private coach for a drive to the Sacred Valley.

This mountainous region of Peru offers mystical awe-inspiring sights to discover...The tour includes the visits the small zoo of Cochahuasi where you can observe the flight of the CONDOR`S, Andean pumas, fox, deer’s, parrots, macaws and variety of animals and birds and then you will visit Awana Kancha or (Alpaca farm) which is a weaving center with the goal to keep alive the traditional textile arts. Here you can see four members of the camelids family – llama, alpacas, vicunas and guanacos. Alpaca have thick wool and is the most commonly used while the vicunas are small and delicate with fur considered the finest. You can meet these fours camelids, learn about the harvesting of the different wools and the natural dying techniques and have change to see native weavers from different areas showing their weaving style and dress afterwards, we continue with visit to the Andean native markets and ruins of Pisac.

Enjoy a tasty BUFFET lunch for at the restaurant (variety of dishes and vegetarian optional) the tour continues towards Ollantaytambo, an archaeological site that the Incas built as a fort and includes a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area. There are two distinct sectors: Araqama Ayllu, the religious and worship zone, and Qosqo Ayllu, the residential area. Ollantaytambo was an important administrative center with probable military functions due to the walls and towers. There are also traces of ancient roads and aqueducts. The town of Ollantaytambo is called a Living-Inca-Town, since the inhabitants maintain very old practices and customs... Afternoon, you will return to Urubamba and then you will be dropped off in one of this below hotels (Dinner on your own)

Day 5: Horseback Riding in Maras Moray & Salt Mines – Ollantaytambo (B & Box-Lunch)

At 9:00am, you will be picked up and transport service to the starting point in the Pichingoto Community, located close to the Vilcanota River in the district of Maras – Urubamba. Here you will be given horse riding instructions and have the opportunity to get to know your horse…We will then start the tour going up for approximately 45 minutes to get to the Salineras salt mines of Maras, where you can appreciate around 5000 salt pools. We will visit this and walk around the pools where so you can see how the salt is collected by hand, and after the visit we will continue riding for approximately another hour and 15 minutes, for 6 kilometers until taking us to the colonial village of Maras. In this village, one of the first churches in Latin America was constructed, which goes by the name of San Francisco de Asís. We will visit the church and then have our snack, and after that we will go for a walk through the village streets where you can see the coats of arms from different Spanish colonial families carved into the stone doorways. ..We will continue along ancient Inca herding paths for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, covering 7 kilometers until we get to Moray, an important agricultural experimentation and development center. We will visit this incredible Inca laboratory on foot, where we can appreciate its grand architecture and some of the native products that are still being produced there…During the visit we will enjoy the impressive views all around, where you can see several Andean snow-capped mountains like nowhere else in Cusco. After finishing our visit to Moray, we will have our box lunch and our private transport will take you back to your Hotel in Urubamba (Dinner on your own)

Day 6:  2D/1N Inca Trail – Urubamba – Km104 - Aguas Calientes by INKA RAIL ( Luxury train ) Overnight at the Hotel La Cabaña   (B-Box lunch and D)

After your breakfast ,  our tour guide will pick you up from your Hotel to transfer you to Ollantaytambo train Station for a train journey of just over one hour till kilometer 104 (starting point of our trek). As soon as we arrive to this point , we will cross a bridge to the check point and show your passports and student cards ( If is applicable ) then we will start a soft walk into the other side of the Vilcanota River the trail heads off to the right towards the ruins of Chachabamba.

After a visit this impressive Inca ruins with buildings on stone, we`ll continue the trail road most of it on stone steps, heads south and begin climbing the mountain, great views around of the high jungle area and mountains, before entering the cloud forest. Then the trail leaves the forest and goes west while continuing the uphill hike in open grassland. After hiking in the sun for about three hours, the trail descends into a shaded forest. This is where trekkers can enjoy a beautiful waterfall. After leaving the waterfall and forest, trekkers will arrive at the lower part of the incredible ruins of Wiñay Huayna, steps to climb to reach the superior edifications described as temples. We will have plenty of time for a guided exploration sorted by our experienced guide and time to explore and pictures in our own. By the time we arrive to this complex it won't be crowded, because most trekkers headed to the Sun gate and Machu Picchu. It is recommended that you start the trek with at least 2 liters of water.

After lunch in Wiñay Huayna ruins we continue through a cloud forest full of bromeliads, orchids and fern trees. You will walk the last part of the original trail with amazing features stone steps and tambos, resting places, and climb the 60 steps before arriving to the Inti Punku or "Sun`s Gate". From this point you will be able to contemplate and observe this marvelous place, last 45 minutes to be on front of this wonder, where you can feel an inner peace. Spend a short time for pictures and views then we prepare our mind for the next early morning, time to take a bus for 30 minutes to Aguas Calientes town. Hot springs pools are optional or just free time to chill out at this small village…

Tips:

After your dinner, try to sleep early and be ready for the glorious day in Machu Picchu the next day... No alcohol & discos for now!!!

Tonight, you can sleep at the following hotels in A.C

Day 7: Private Guided tour to the WONDER of the world “Machu Picchu “& Huayna Picchu (Machu Picchu Montaña: Optional) (B & Box-Lunch)

This day, is one of the most important and interesting days during your whole trip, you will be picked up from your Hotel very early (BEFORE the BIRDS SING) our guide will meet you at your hotel between 4:30 to 5:00am to aboard the first touristic and shared bus to drop off you at the main door where you have to show your original PASSPORTS and ISIC Cards ( If applicable ) at the check point , and then try to be the first visitors inside of the wonder of the world Machu Picchu and the archaeological sites you will have complete guided tour during 2 to 3 hours of this spectacular mystical place.

The GUIDED tour basically includes walk through the different sections such as: The Urban sector, the agriculture sector, and the religions zone was used by the Inca Culture. After the guided tour in Machu Picchu, you will have free time to explore by yourself, walk at your own space, a lot of selfies and to meet other tourists into the sanctuary. According with the time and to your physical conditions, you can coordinate with the tour guide to climb to HUAYNA PICCHU or Machu Picchu Mountain from where you can have the best panoramic view for photos of all Machu Picchu and of deep green canyon surrounding the sacred Inca Citadel. Do not forget that this entrances, must be booked in advance and pay US$ 65 extra. Afternoon and depending on your train schedule back to Cusco, you will have to take the bus down to Aguas Calientes to catch the train back to Cusco.

After the guided tour, our guide will give you all the instructions for your bus down and train back to Cusco. Upon your arrival to Poroy station, you will be meeting again by our staff and then transfer back to your Hotel. (Dinner on your own)

Day 8: Cusco – Puno by Touristic Transport, Stop for Guided tour, buffet lunch & Entrances (B-Buffet Lunch)

After your delicious buffet breakfast, pick up by our specialist staff and then you will be dropped off at the bus terminal to start this unforgettable experience. There are several ways to make this journey including a bus ride ( 10 Hours ) that includes tourist stops at Andahuaylillas, Tipón, Raqchi, Pikillacta, Sicuani for buffet lunch , La Raya and Pucara with spectacular views. Note: This trip to Puno can also be organized by airplane straight to Juliana (50 Minutes) from Cusco, where you can then transfer the rest of the way by road (A further 50 minutes) to Puno OR can be organized by Belmond Andean Explorer a Luxury train upon your arrival to Puno, you will be picked up and transfer to one those following hotels (Dinner on your own)

Day 9: 2D/1N Island tour to Uros floating Island – Amantani (Home stay) (B-L&D)

After enjoyed your breakfast at your Hotel in Puno, we will pass to pick you up from your Hotel between 7:45 to 8:00am and then you will be carried to the port where you will board the motor boat to travel to one of the Floating Island of Uros Island where you will observe the lives of the people who live on the floating reeds island some only 20 meters in length. After hours of spent in the Island , we will continue traveling in our motor boat, we will get the next island called Amantani, just arriving there will be first contact with local’s families, they bring you up to the homes, there you get your accommodation for one night in basic typical room between the agriculture fields. The local family will supply yours all foods (1L - 1D - 1B). After lunch all the group together walk up to highest point of island, called Pachatata temple = 4200m. Is the best place to get pictures from all surround views of this blue sacred lake of the Incas. After the explanation of your tour guide, back to the homes to get your dinner and then you can go to enjoy typical dances with the local music players. Overnight in local family home.

Day 10: Amantani Island – Taquile “Pre-Inca Terraces” Puno (B&L)

After your breakfast at the local family house, pick up to continue with the tour to Taquile Island which takes around 3 hours by motor boat where you will explore and enjoying a pristine sandy beach there you will have plenty of time to relax and feel the serenity of Titicaca. Then hike through a pre-Inca terraces where you will be guided around the pre-Inca terraces and visit these nice people with their typical dresses and famous for their intricate and fascinating weavings. We will also visit some local families of weaving at their home and you will learn about their textile art and symbolism that has been declared by UNESCO as WORLD HERITAGE. After your delicious local lunch, you will continue walking around this amazing mountain and visiting some local families and see their tradition. Afternoon, you will walk down till the port to catch the motor boat and return to Puno around 5:00pm, dropped off at the Hotel. (Dinner on your own)

Day 11:  Puno, Guided tour to Sillustani’s towers, Juliaca Airport, Back to Lima (B)

After breakfast, pick up from your Hotel, head towards Juliaca and an excursion to the Sillustani towers. The pre-Inca Sillustani funeral towers lie next to the Umayo Lake and form part of one of the largest and most important necropolis in the world. Used by both the Altiplano civilization and the Incas and their wives "Collas" to honor their dead and in preparation for the after-life. They were abandoned when the first Spanish arrived. With over ninety chulpas (tombs), all built from volcanic rock, those for the Incas can be easily recognized by their finer detail. Transfer to Juliaca airport for the flight back to Lima.

Our trip & hike Includes:

  • All transfer service IN/OUT Airport – Hotel – Airport by PRIVATE vehicle
  • Assistance by English speaking staff from the beginning till your return.
  • 02 Night of accommodation at Miraflores district
  • Private City tour in Lima by English speaking guide
  • Private City tour in Cusco and Outskirts
  • Private tour to the Sacred valley of the Incas
  • Horseback riding tour in Maras Moray & salt Mines
  • 01 Night of accommodation in Urubamba hotel
  • 01 Night of accommodation at the Hotel in Ollantaytambo
  • 01 Night of accommodation at the hotel of Machu Picchu
  • 03 Nights of accommodation at the Hotel in Cusco
  • Buffet breakfast at every hotel ( vegetarian optional )
  • Buffet lunch along the Sacred valley
  • Big tourist ticket or Boleto turístico for City tour & Sacred valley ( Valid for 10 Days )
  • Entrance to the Cathedral & Qoricancha ( City tour )
  • 2 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu by train
  • Entrance to the Inca Trail & Machu Picchu
  • A Big- Box-lunch and Dinner On the First Day of Inca Trail
  • A big Box – lunch for Machu Picchu on Day2
  • Round train tickets Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Cusco by Inka Rail OR Peru Rail
  • Private guided tour in Machu Picchu during 2 to 3 hours
  • Bus tickets Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes
  • Private transport Hotel – Train station – Hotel
  • Personalized service in a private transport ( Full equipped )
  • Touristic bus with English speaking guide Cusco – Puno
  • Transfer service Bus Terminal – Hotel – Airport in Puno
  • 2 Day island tour Uros , Amantani & Taquile in the Titicaca Lake
  • Private tour Puno – Juliaca and transfer out to the airport
  • Entrances to the Island of Uros and Taquile
  • Typical meals in the Island such as 2 lunches and 1 dinner.
  • Free first Aid kit and oxygen if is necessary for altitude sickness
  • Peruvian taxes or IGV 18%

Our Short trip do NOT Includes:

  • International and domestic airfares , local flights can be purchase upon customers request
  • Entrance fee to the thermal baths in Aguas Calientes which is 10 soles or $3
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary , the typical restaurants can be recommended by our guides
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña US$65
  • Upgrade to Vistadome ( Luxury train ) US$ 95 for round trip Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Cusco
  • Alcoholic drinks and airport taxes
  • Additional nights of accommodation but can be arranged according to your request
  • Travel insurance if something happens during your trip
  • Tip for guide and assistance staff which is optional
  • Guided tour to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña ( Additional cost $ 45 x 2 people )
  • Personal porter to carry your personal belongings which is not necessary

Prices Valid for Trips through December 31, 2017

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