Machu Picchu Tour
7 Days / 6 Nights from $1149
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Duration: 7 days, 6 nights
Package Name: Machu Picchu Tour
Start this comprehensive tour at the city of Lima, enjoy your time in Peru's capital city, or the "Gastronomical Capital of the Americas" by exploring Lima's nightlife or sampling some of its many restaurants. Then transfer to Cuzco, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and once served as the capital of the Inca Empire. Enjoy a day of leisure in "The Imperial City." Take time to sightsee or shop independently. Visit some of the numerous Inca monuments or investigate the culinary secrets of Andean cuisine. Then transfer to the Sacred Valley's Ollanta Station and board the Expedition Train for Machu Picchu, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and known as "The Lost City of the Incas." After a full day at Machu Picchu, transfer back to Cuzco for a night before returning to Lima for your flight home.
Flights within Peru
6 nights accommodations; 3 nights in Lima, 2 nights in Cuzco, 1 night in Aguas Caliente (Machu Picchu)
Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
Services of English-speaking tour manager
Full day tour to Machu Picchu with Expedition train
Day 1 - Depart the USA
Depart the USA for Peru. Upon arrival in Lima, transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
Day 2 - Lima City Tour
This morning meet with your guide for an orientation. Afterwards, depart for a tour of Lima. Enjoy the sights of Peru's capital city with 2000 years of indigenous and colonial heritage before stopping at the San Francisco Monastery, famous for its 17th century architecture and world-renowned library. Spend the remainder of the day at leisure in the "Gastronomical Capital of the Americas" by exploring Lima's nightlife or sampling some of its many restaurants.
Optional: Half Day Larco Herrera Museum & Pueblo Libre (PM)
Day 3 - Fly to Cuzco
This morning, transfer to the airport for your flight to Cuzco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Cuzco is declared the Historical Capital by the Constitution of Peru and hosts nearly 1 million visitors every year. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure to explore on your own.
Optional: Half Day Highlights of Cuzco (PM)
Day 4 - Full Day Machu Picchu
Early this morning, transfer to the Sacred Valley's Ollanta Station and board the Expedition Train for Machu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Also known as "The Lost City of the Incas", Machu Picchu was built circa 1450 and abandoned only 100 years later. The purpose of this splendid city is still a mystery to modern historians. Spend the day exploring the ancient citadel and marveling at its corridors, ceremonial centers, and terraces.
Optional: Upgrade to Vistadome Train available for $76 per person
Overnight: Aguas Caliente (Machu Pichu)
Day 5 - Return to Cuzco
This morning, enjoy a little time at leisure before departing Aguas Caliente for your return to Cuzco. Upon arrival in Cuzco, transfer to the hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the evening at leisure.
Optional: Cuzco by Night (PM)
Day 6 - Fly to Lima
This morning transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel, the balance of the day is at leisure
Optional: Lima by Night
Day 7 - Depart for the USA
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
|June 8; July 22; August 5, 12; Sept 9
|August 26; Sept 30
|Octobwe 21; November 4, 18; December 2, 9, 23
*Prices are per person, based on double occupancy
*International Airfare is NOT included in above prices.
*Optional tours cost additional
*Peru taxes of $11 each way may apply.