Discover the beauties of Peruvian Andes and visit Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley, Cusco and the magical Lake Titicaca. Have an overnight adventure in a local house on Taquile Island and learn about the daily life of the lake communities.This trip is specially created for travelers who would like to experience the lifestyle of local communities.
Day 1: Welcome To Peru. Transfer to your hotel in Lima.
Day 2: Lima City Of The Kings And Local Authentic Districts. You will enjoy seeing the best of both colonial and modern
Lima. We will visit San Martin Plaza, Plaza de Armas, Chorrillos, and Barranco.
Day 3: Lima To Cusco And Transfer To The Sacred Valley. Upon arrival to Cusco, you will meet your guide and go to the Sacred
Valley of the Incas. We will visit the archeological site of Quillarumyoc and Izcuchaca village. You can stay in Maras, or go down the Valley.
Day 4: Cultural Immersion Activities And Deep Encounter With The Andes. You can visit The Salt mines of Maras and Moray. As an alternative, you are also able to include sporty activities such as biking or kayaking. In the afternoon, you can visit a local school.
Day 5: Ollantaytambo Incan Town Visit, Train To Aguas Calientes And Machu Picchu Exploration. You will enjoy your private tour
in Ollantaytambo. Then, you will board the train to Aguas Calientes. Upon arrival, your private tour guide will accompany you to the complex of Machu Picchu. After your guided tour, you will have time to explore this magnificent site on your own.
Day 6: Machu Picchu (Second Visit Optional), Train To Ollantaytambo And To Cusco. You could revisit Machu Picchu or climb
Wayna Picchu Mountain (entrances not included). After lunch, you will board the train back to Ollantaytambo. We will transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.
Day 7: Cusco Highlights And Culinary Experience. We will visit the Cusco Cathedral, the Temple of the Sun, and the picturesque neighborhood of San Blas. In the afternoon, we will start our culinary experience. Our chef will show you how to prepare the most popular dishes of the Andes of Peru.
Day 8: Cusco To Lake Titicaca By The Road Of The Sun. You will begin a spectacular journey through the Andes to Lake
Titicaca. We will visit Andahuaylillas church, known as the Andean Sistine Chapel, Racchi, La Raya, and Pukara.
Day 9: Lake Titicaca And The Quechua Island Of Taquile. We will visit the highly unique Uros Floating Islands. From here, we will continue on to Taquile Island. You will have an opportunity to take a short hike to explore the island.
Day 10: Lake Titicaca Cultural Experience And Return To Puno. After breakfast, you will walk around Taquile Island and learn about its pre-Incan constructions and agricultural terraces. In the afternoon, we will depart from Taquile and take you back to Puno.
Day 11: From Puno To Lima With Visit To Impressive Sillustani Towers. We will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the Juliaca Airport. Along the way, we will visit the archeological site of Sillustani.