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Machu Picchu Short Trip + Sacred Valley (5D/4N)

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    This fantastic trip is basically
    for lovers of local markets,
    culture and tradition. The Sacred
    valley is a region in Peru`s Andean
    highlands, along with the nearby
    town of Cusco and the ancient city
    of Machu Picchu, it formed the
    heart of the Inca Empire.
    Stretching roughly 60 Kilometers,
    it`s an area of fertile farmland
    and Spanish colonial villages like
    Pisa and
  • maras moray
  • salt mines
  • coricancha cusco tours

Machu Picchu trip Combined ith Sacred Valley 5D/4N (Lima - Sacred Valley + 2 Day Tour to Machu Picchu & Huayna Picchu - City tour & tour to Maras Moray - Salt Mines - Lima)


Machu Picchu: Built by the Incas, located in the Andes - Lima - Sacred Valley - Machu Picchu & Huayna Picchu - City tour & Maras Moray - Salt Mines - Lima

This fantastic trip is basically for lovers of local markets, culture and tradition. The Sacred valley is a region in Peru`s Andean highlands, along with the nearby town of Cusco and the ancient city of Machu Picchu, it formed the heart of the Inca Empire. Stretching roughly 60 Kilometers, it`s an area of fertile farmland and Spanish colonial villages like Pisa and Ollantaytambo.. Pisaq is known for its Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays handicraft market and hilltop Inca citadel.

After enjoying your sacred valley tour, you will also explore Machu Picchu, it is thought that the City tour was built by the Sapa Inca Pachacuti, starting in about 1,440, and was inhabited until the Spanish conquest of Peru in 1,932 archaeological evidence (Together with recent work on early colonial documents) shows that Machu Picchu was not a conventional city, but a country retreat town for Inca nobility. The site has a large palace and temples dedicated to Inca deities around a courtyard, with other buildings for support staff. It is estimated that a maximum of only about 750 people resided in Machu Picchu at any one time, and probably only a small fraction of that number lived in the town during the rainy season and where none of the nobility were visiting.  At the end of this great trip, you will continue with the tours around Cusco and outskirts…

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Important note: Due to the high demand and limit of entrances to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña even to MACHU PICCHU, we strongly recommend you book in advance before sold out... There are only 400 entrances per day, this climbing depends much of weather conditions especially from January to March is not recommendable for rainy season (Cost for entrance to Huayna Picchu & Machu Picchu Montaña US$ 15 each)

Trip Highlights

  • Landing in the Navel of the world and continue with the tour to Sacred valley
  • Share your experience with the Andes people along the Sacred valley
  • Explore the Inca city of Cusco and the huge Incas blocks of stone
  • Be one the explorers into the wonder of the world , Machu Picchu
  • Be one of the first hikers to climb to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña
  • Enjoy a beautiful journey by train into the cloud forest through the Sacred Valley
  • Visit some local markets of Cusco even museums
  • Be one of the visitors of the fortress of Saqsayhuamán and other Incas sites
  • Explore the terracing in Maras Moray and salt Mines
  • Enjoy our delicious and tasty Peruvian food

  •  A short brief of trip

  • Day 1: Spend the night in Lima upon your arrival
  • Day 2: Enjoy this incredible and unique trip to the sacred valley
  • Day 3: A good experience in climbing to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain
  • Day 4: A great 2 Day trip to the wonder of the world Machu Picchu through luxury train
  • Day 5: Be part of our tour to Maras Moray & Salt Mines + City tour and flight back to Lima
  • 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 look the link Hotel in Peru.

    Day 1: Arrival to Lima & Spend the night at the comfortable hotel located at the airport.

    Upon your arrival to the airport (Arrival details: To be confirmed) you will only need to walk 5 minutes to find your Hotel Costa del Sol Wyndham Lima   for evening accommodation , show them your original passports and ask your booking made in your names through South Adventure Peru Tours.

    Day 2: Lima – Cusco & Private tour to the Sacred Valley  - Zoo of Cochahuasi – Alpaca Farm – Pisaq market & Ruins – Urubamba – Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes & spend the night here ( B – Buffet lunch + D )

    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.

    This mountainous region of Peru offers mystical awe-inspiring sights to discover... along with farms and villages that welcome you with a taste of daily life. Enjoy a tasty BUFFET lunch for at the restaurant (variety of dishes and vegetarian optional) after the lunch, 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. Between 4 to 5pm, you will aboard the train straight to Aguas Calientes where you will spend the night there , you will have fantastic journey through the sacred valley of the Incas and the remote canyon of Vilcanota to Aguas Calientes village. The train ride consist is an spectacular views along the way in this wonderful land of the Incas, amazing landscapes of mountains and valleys, Inca farming terraces, in both sides of the valley, snowcapped mountains, and sub-tropical jungle near the Ceja de Selva. From Pachar the sacred Vilcanota River. Aguas Calientes town is set in 2,040 mts and is the closest access point to Machu Picchu. After 1H/45 Minutes of journey along the cloud forest and once you arrive there, you will be picked up by our English speaking guide or our representative and then, you will be immediately transferred to Hotel for check in for the night there. 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

  • Hotel La Cabaña
  • Hatun Inti Classic or Hatun Inti boutique
  • Hotel Casa Andina Classic Machu Picchu
  • Hotel Tierra Viva Machu Picchu
  • Taypikala Hotel Machu Picchu
  • Hotel El Mapi by Inka Terra
  • Day 3: Private Guided tour to the WONDER of the world “Machu Picchu “& Huayna Picchu (Machu Picchu Montana: 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$ 15 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 in Cusco. (Dinner on your own)

    Day 4: Private Tour to Chinchero - Maras Moray & Salt Mines – Cusco & outskirts (Tambomachay / Pucapucara / Qenqo / Saqsayhuamán / Cathedral & Qoricancha (B – Box lunch)

    After your buffet breakfast in your hotel, you will be picked up by your English speaking guide. You will visit first colorful Village of Chinchero, where we will find the ruins of the Tupac Inca Yupanqui Royal House, we will appreciate its well preserve Inca wall in the main square and you will visit the beauty Colonial Temple with invaluable portraits, built over Inca Bases and then you will continue with the tour to the Inca site of Moray. This is a fascinating, unique ruin; a fabulous amphitheater of terracing that was used as an agricultural experimental site by the Incas by taking advantage of the microclimates produced by the varying altitude to breed new varieties of their crops. We shall also visit the Village of Maras, and The salt pans which have made it famous. The salt pans are an unforgettable site-people from Maras have diverted a salt-laden spring coming out of the hillside, evaporating the water to collect salt, as their ancestors have done for centuries. We will walk among the salt pans; witnessing a scene largely unchanged from Inca times…Around 2 pm, return to Cuzco to continue with the famous CITY TOUR in Cusco 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. (Meals on your own)

    Day 5: Cusco – Lima (B)

    After your buffet breakfast or afternoon, pick up and transfer to the airport.

    Our Short trip Includes:

  • All transfer service IN/OUT Airport – Hotel – Airport by PRIVATE vehicle
  • 01 Night of accommodation at the hotel in Lima airport
  • Assistance by English speaking staff from the beginning till your return.
  • 01 Night of accommodation at the Hotel in Machu Picchu
  • 2 Nights of accommodation at the Hotel in Cusco
  • Buffet breakfast at every hotel
  • Private tour to the Sacred valley with local markets and ruins
  • Private tour to Maras Moray & Salt Mines + City tour of Cusco
  • Big tourist ticket or boleto turístico for City tour & Sacred valley ( Valid for 10 Days )
  • Entrance to the Cathedral & Qoricancha ( City tour )
  • Buffet lunch in the Sacred valley ( Optional: vegetarian food as free )
  • English speaking guide ( Other languages, upon the request of our customers )
  • Round train tickets Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Cusco by Inka Rail OR Peru Rail
  • Private transport Hotel – Train station – Hotel
  • Entrance to the sanctuary of Machu Picchu
  • Lunch and dinner during your 2 day trip to Machu Picchu
  • Bus tickets Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes
  • Private guided tour in Machu Picchu during 2 to 3 hours
  • Personalized service in a private transport ( Full equipped )
  • Mineral water for every daily tour
  • Free first Aid kit and oxygen if is necessary for altitude sickness
  • Peruvian taxes or IGV 18%

  • Our Short trip does NOT Include:

  • 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 , only in extended trips
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Montaña US$15
  • Upgrade to Vistadome ( Luxury train ) US$ 95 for round trip Cusco – 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 )
  • Prices Valid for Trips through December 31, 2017

    # People in Group:

    1+

    Price per Person:

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