• City of Gold, Lima • Cuzco 'Centre of the World' • Sacred Valley of the Incas • The Lost City of Machu Picchu • Arequipa, the 'White City' • Colca Canyon
Explore the heart of South America, Peru - rich in history, customs and culture. Visit the wondrous Colca Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the world and home to the magnificent Andean condor.
Day 1: Arrive Lima You will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2: Fly Lima > Cuzco Transfer to the airport in Lima and fly to Cuzco. Enjoy an afternoon city tour.
Day 3: Cuzco Day at leisure to explore the city at your own pace.
Day 4: Cuzco > Sacred Valley Depart Cuzco on a full day sightseeing tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas visiting the Picas Market and impressive Ollantaytambo. Lunch is included and you will spend the night at a charming valley hotel.
Day 5: Sacred Valley > Machu Picchu Enjoy your scenic 90 minute train journey to Machu Picchu and tour the ruins with time after your included lunch for further exploration on your own. Stay overnight at Aguas Calientes, the small town at the base of the ruins. Dinner is included this evening.
Day 6: Machu Picchu > Cuzco Time to revisit the ruins this morning (at additional cost) or explore the markets in town. This afternoon travel by train back to Cuzco and transfer to your hotel.
Day 7: Cuzco > Arequipa Take a morning flight to the lovely 'white' city of Arequipa. In the afternoon enjoy sightseeing in the town.
Day 8: Arequipa > Colca Canyon A dramatic day driving into the high Andes to visit the Colca Canyon. Please note on this day the road will reach around 4800 metres.
Day 9: Colca Canyon > Arequipa Rise early and visit Cruz del Condor where you will enjoy the sight of magnificent Andean Condors wheeling on the thermals that rise from the deep canyon below. Return to Arequipa via the La Calera hot springs and spend the night in Arequipa.
Day 10: Depart Arequipa Transfer to the airport.
• Tailor-made journey with local English speaking guides • Personal meet & greet on arrival in Lima • 9 nights' in your selected category of accommodation • Transfers and transport • Sightseeing & entrance fees • 9 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners • Flights Lima > Cuzco > Arequipa
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Booking conditions The price is based on you arriving in Peru on LATAM Airlines. If you arrive on any other airline the internal airfares may be more expensive. Please contact World Journeys for details. The prices do not apply during the Inti Raymi festival in June. This tour reaches high altitudes, but ascent is gradual.
The price is based on you arriving in Peru on LATAM Airlines. If you arrive on any other airline the internal airfares may be more expensive. Please contact World Journeys for details.
The prices do not apply during the Inti Raymi festival in June.
This tour reaches high altitudes, but ascent is gradual.