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Best of Peru

(9 Days)

Lima | Yucay | Cusco | Puno

Day Routing
01 Lima

Arrival to Lima and hotel transfer. Lima is known as the gastronomical capital of the Americas, providing a mix of Spanish, Andean and Asian culinary traditions. Remaining day at leisure.

02 Lima - Cusco - Yucay

Flight to Cusco and transfer to the Sacred Valley. Visit the Chinchero community and the Sunday market of Chinchero. Continue to “El Mirador de Racchi” for a splendid view of the Sacred Valley. Typical lunch at a local house.

03 Yucay

In the morning optional excursions like visiting the Pisac Market, Rafting on the Urubamba river, Biking tour in the Sacred Valley or Hiking from Ollantaytambo to Cachicata. In the afternoon visit to the ruins of Ollantaytambo.

04 Yucay - Machu Picchu - Cusco

Visit to Machu Picchu. This “Lost City” of the Incas lay    hidden from the world in dense jungle covered mountains until 1911 and is one of the world’s archaeological jewels. Explore the mystery of this awe-inspiring place. In the afternoon return to Cusco.

05 Cusco

City tour of Cusco. The contrasts of indigenous styles and the modern western world give this city its rare beauty. Visit to some ruins around Cusco, e.g. Sacsayhuaman.

06 Cusco - Puno

Full day panoramic drive to Puno on the shores of magnificent Lake Titicaca (seat-in). On the way visit Andahuaylillas with its Sistine Chapel of America, the temple of Wiracocha in Racchi and Puka Pukara en route inclusive lunch.

07 Puno - Lima

Full day boat excursion on Lake Titicaca to the Islands of Uros and the unique culture of the Taquile Island (Seat-in). Lunch included. Transfer to Juliaca and flight to Lima.

08 Lima

City tour of colonial and modern Lima inclusive visit to the Larco Herrera Museum. This unique museum contains a large collection of pottery from Inca and pre-Inca civilizations as well as erotic art pieces.

09 Lima

End of the roundtrip and departure flight.