This fascinating tour of Peru starts in Cusco. Here, you will visit the Inca ruin of Sacsayhuaman, as well as seeing Inca and colonial architecture of the city. Continue on to see the Ollantaytambo Fortress and the Sacred Valley. Furthermore visit the colourful Pisac Market and the famous “Lost City of the Incas” – Machu Picchu.
On arrival, transfer to your HOTEL in the Sacred Valley with an en route tour of the Museo Inkariy which brings pre-Columbian Peruvian cultures to life.
Day 2Sacred Valley
This morning, you will be taken on a tour of the archaeological ruins of Chinchero and a beautiful 17th century colonial church. After lunch, continue with a visit to Ollantaytambo where you will visit its town which has been inhabited continuously since Inca times. Climb its iconic fortress before being transferred back to your HOTEL. (B, L)
Day 3Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu
Today you will journey through the scenic Urubamba Valley to Machu Picchu, for a guided tour of the site. (B, L, D)
Day 4Machu Picchu – Cusco
This morning is at leisure to revisit Machu Picchu on your own. Machu Picchu is one of the great wonders of the world and is one of the most iconic images of South America, so is well worth another visit. In the afternoon you will be transferred back to the train station, where you will board the Vistadome train back to Cusco. On arrival you will be met and transferred back to your HOTEL for your overnight stay. (B)
Today you will be taken on a city tour of Cusco. Visit Coricancha (The Temple of the Sun), the imposing Cathedral in the Plaza de Armas and the fortress of Sacsayhuaman. (B)
Today you will be met and transferred to Cusco Airport for your onward flight. (B)