Cusco - Machu Picchu 4D/3N

Discover the Inca capital of Cusco - megalithic Inca walls form the foundations of colonial mansions and baroque churches.

The hills beyond the city and the Sacred Valley hold fascinating Inca constructions. From Cusco we travel to Machu Picchu, the lost city of the Incas and to the vibrant, colonial city of Lima.

Experience seeing the first rays of sunlight over Machu Picchu.
Take the scenic Vistadome train through the beautiful Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Soak up in the atmosphere of the bustling local market.
Taste some great local cuisine.
Enjoy learning about the history and legends of the Inca civilization recounted by our passionate guides.
Spend your nights in specially selected hotels.
Discover some awe-inspiring megalithic Inca buildings.
Enjoy typical dances while dining in selected restaurants.
Indulge yourself with the fantastic cuisine of Lima.

DAY 1: Cusco.

Desert

On arrival in Cusco airport our representative will be waiting at the exit gate with a sign with your name. Then transfer will take you to your hotel and give you a briefing on the upcoming tours and provide tickets and vouchers for hotels, schedules and any helpful information. After you’re made your check in the Hotel you have the morning free to relax. In the afternoon your guide will come to pick you up from your hotel for your guided city tour, including four archaeological sites. We will visit the impressive Qoricancha temple and then we will take a short walk through the typical streets of Cusco visiting the Cathedral in the main square. From this point our bus will take us to the megalithic site of Sacsayhuaman, and after we will visit Qenko, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay. Finishing back at your hotel.
Overnight in Cusco.
Breakfast included.

DAY 2: Sacred Valley and Aguas Calientes Town.

Desert

At 8 a.m. depart from Cusco heading up and over the highlands towards the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We arrive to Pisac to visit its colorful handicraft market. Here you have the opportunity to bargain for some of the many artisan goodies on offer. After a time in the market you will head up to Pisac ruins situated high up overlooking the valley. After an hour exploring this magnificent site, we return to the town and we will continue through the valley until we reach the town of Urubamba. Here we will have a buffet lunch before continuing to Ollantaytambo town for our tour of the archaeological site. The site is located high on top of the mountain that overlooks the town. Ollantaytambo is the gateway to Machu Picchu, after visiting Ollantaytambo you will continue your way to the station to aboard the train to Aguas Calientes, depending on the service you are taking, private or group tours, train schedules also may vary.
On arrival, our representative will help you find your hotel. Once you are in the hotel our guide will visit you to brief you about the next day activities.
You have the evening free to relax and explore the town.
Overnight in Aguas Calientes.
Breakfast and Lunch included.

DAY 3: Machupicchu and Cusco.

Desert

This day we have an early start, after breakfast accompanied by your guide you will take the bus up to the city of Machu Picchu, on time to witness the first rays of sunlight over the ity. Our professional guide will slowly show you around the main areas, explaining the theories about the construction techniques the Incas used and recounting myths and legends passed down over the centuries. Finishing your tour you will have plenty of time to look around or maybe do some of the other treks which are available in the surrounding mountains. After lunch it will be time to board the afternoon return train to Poroy station and then a transfer back to Cusco.
Overnight in Cusco.
Breakfast included.

DAY 4: Flight to Lima.


Morning transfer to Cusco airport for your flight to Lima.
Breakfast included.

Optional:

On arrival to Lima our representative will meet you at the exit gate, it is advisable to head straight over to leave the luggage at the airport storage.
After, you will be transferred to the drop off / pick up point in Miraflores in front of the Marriott Hotel.
You have free time for lunch. Afternoon City Tour of Colonial and modern Lima. Evening transfer to Lima airport for your international flight.