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Extraordinary Classic Circuit in 18 days

Itinerary

Day 1: LIMA

Day 1: LIMA

Reception for our staff at the airport and transfer to the selected hotel in Lima.

 

Day 2: DINNER SHOW

Day 2: DINNER SHOW

Breakfast at the hotel – Free day.

19:00 hours.

At 19:00 hours, our staff will pick you up to take you to a themed restaurant, where you will be pleased to enjoy a

Buffet Dinner show of typical Peruvian dances.

The restaurant at night will be La Dama Juana a perfect choice for tonight.

You will have as an option a variety of typical Peruvian dishes in a very complete and varied buffet dinner.

At the end of the dinner show, our staff will be waiting for you to return to the hotel.

22:00 Return to the hotel.

Hotel night in the selection.

Day 3: LIMA

Day 3: LIMA

Breakfast at the hotel.

Lima City Tour

The city tour in Lima is optional, it is done in two shifts in the morning or the afternoon will depend on your time.

Arrival in Lima. The city tour includes the visit of Lima known as the City of Kings and you will start your excursion in the afternoon between 14:15 - 14:30.

The visit begins in the Huaca Pucllana, which was a ceremonial and administrative pre-Inca building. Then you will visit the city center where the Cathedral, the Tomb of Pizarro, the Catacombs of San Francisco, the Congress, the Palace of Torre Tagle, and some residential neighborhoods are located, such as San Isidro and Miraflores where you can see spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.

Once your tour is over you will be transferred to your hotel or in Miraflores, the districts of San Isidro.

Hotel in Lima.

Day 4: FULL DAY PARACAS & ICA

Day 4: FULL DAY PARACAS & ICA

2:30 am Pick up from your hotels.

4:00 AM Depart Lima for Paracas from the bus station.

7:30 - 7:50 AM Pick up at the Paracas bus station and transfer to the sea pier

8:00 AM Boarding on the sliders, putting on a life jacket and beginning of the guided Maritime Tour of the Ballestas
Islands and observation of the Chandelier.

Enriching tour of 2 hours approx for the capricious natural rock formations that house important marine fauna, such
as large colonies of guano birds, Humboldt Penguins, the friendly Sea Lions, Dolphins, Guanayes, Boobies and more

10:00 AM After the tour, you will have free time to walk around the Bay of Paracas that you can take advantage of to take photos, buy handicrafts and get to know

11:00 AM Tourist mobility trip to Ica - Huacachina

12:00 PM approx. Arrival in Huacachina where you will have free time to walk, have lunch and do other activities such as a boat ride in the lagoon (we suggest adding another activity)

04:00 PM Start of the adventure circuit in the dunes of Huacachina, where you will take a ride of pure adrenaline in sand cars (buggies) and they can also perform sandboarding (sliding on boards), the circuit lasts an hour approx. Then they will have free time to stroll through the Oasis, take boat trips, take photos and buy handicrafts.

At 06:00 p.m., we will take the bus to Ica where we will spend the night.

Day 5: NAZCA: OVERFLIGHT TO THE MAJESTIC LINES OF NAZCA

Day 5: NAZCA: OVERFLIGHT TO THE MAJESTIC LINES OF NAZCA

At the appropriate time, transfer to the aerodrome where they will board the high-wing plane and fly over the enigmatic Nazca Lines for 35 minutes.

14:30 Transfer to the bus station to leave to Arequipa.

23:30 Arrival to Arequipa.

Arrival to Arequipa, reception and transfer the select hotel.

Overnight at Arequipa.

Day 6: AREQUIPA: TOUR LA CAMPÍÑA AREQUIPEÑA

Day 6: AREQUIPA: TOUR LA CAMPÍÑA AREQUIPEÑA

Breakfast at the hotel.

We will have the morning free to rest, go a little around the city center and have lunch.

Arequipeña (optional and additional tour)

Pick up from the hotel at 02:00 pm

Our excursion begins with the pick up of our tourists at their respective hotels, and then we will drive our mobility to the outskirts of the city of Arequipa where we will visit firstly the beautiful Mirador de Sachaca, which will offer us a beautiful natural panorama of Arequipa and its volcanoes (Volcan Misti).

Then, we will drive our vehicle to the Mission of the Founder, beautiful construction from the colonial era where the founder of the city of Arequipa, García Manuel de Carvajal lived in the XV century.

Finally, we will travel through a spectacular Andean landscape and we will arrive at the Sabandia Mill, an impressive construction based on known volcanic rock as ashlar, where you can see an old stone mill that was built in 1,785 where we will return to the city of Arequipa ending our excursion.

Overnight at the hotel of choice in Arequipa.

Day 7: AREQUIPA: COLCA CANYON

Day 7: AREQUIPA: COLCA CANYON

Breakfast at the hotel.

06:00 am. approx. We will pick you up at your hotel to take our bus and leave the city of Arequipa towards Chivay. Along the way, we will increase the height, so that we will making stops by way of acclimatization. One of them is Pampa Cañahuas, a reserve where you can observe alpacas and vicuñas.

Afterwards, we will make a short stop in Patahuasi, from where we will continue to a place called Tacra, where we will have the chance to observe the flora and fauna of the region.

The tour continues with a visit to Patapampa, the viewpoint of the volcanoes, which is 4800 m from altitude. After this, we will continue to the city of Chivay, where we can have lunch and settle in our respective hotels. During the afternoon, we can visit La Calera hot springs to relax and be free for dinner in the same city of Chivay.

After this, we will go to rest for the next day.

Overnight at the designated hotel in Chivay.

Day 8: COLCA CANYON - CRUZ DEL CONDOR

Day 8: COLCA  CANYON - CRUZ DEL CONDOR

Breakfast at the hotel.

06:00 am. Approx. We will get up early to take advantage of the hotel breakfast and then we will take our vehicle to visit the Cruz del Cóndor. In this place, we can tour and visit the viewpoint where you can see some condors in flight.

In addition, we will make stops at some towns like Yanque and Maca, where we will have access to the local squares and some handicrafts. After this, we will return to Chivay for lunch and then we will continue our trip to Puno with a tourist bus which makes small excursions along the route to get to Puno.

Overnight at the selected hotel in Puno.

 

Day 9: PUNO: FULL DAY LAKE TITICACA (UROS & TAQUILLE ISLANDS)

Day 9: PUNO: FULL DAY LAKE TITICACA (UROS & TAQUILLE ISLANDS)

Breakfast at the hotel.

In the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel to go on a transport to the pier or port principal. Around 7:00 am, we start the departure towards the floating islands of the Uros, currently considered the Lake Titicaca National Reserve. Also known as the lake highest navigable in the world. During the trip you will be able to observe a beautiful panoramic view, landscaping.

Our specialized guide will introduce you to the existence of the Uros floating islands.

Today the Uros people still maintain their own culture and tradition, as well as fishing artisan, especially from (CARACHI) and silverside. When the fishing is abundant, they conserve the fish drying them in the sun. They are also engaged in hunting wild birds and collecting eggs from duck. There are 75 islands that currently live, and each island is well organized, after a long and nice visit, you will say goodbye to the Uros. Our next visit will be the natural island of Taquile.

Natural Island of Taquile to get to our next visit, we will sail by boat for 2 and a half hours, to the natural island of Taquile, during navigation you will be able to observe the mountain chain (the cordillera real), not only that, the people of Taquile very cooperative and well organized. It is the reason that the Taquileños have demonstrated their high degree of progress in textiles, receiving their award for the UNESCO. It should be noted that spinning and weaving are mainly made by men, starting at the age of eight years and women exclusively make yarns and fabrics.

The visit will take an average of 2 hours, and 1 hour will have to taste a delicious typical lunch, if you really want to be part of this community, you can voluntarily collaborate buying him some of his crafts. So that this community has some means of sustainability, in this way they will be able to continue showing their existence to future travelers. Finally, our guide will inform you of the return time, arriving at 17:00 pm. to the city of Puno.

We will spend the night at the selected hotel in Puno.

Day 10: PUNO - CUSCO “La Ruta Del Sol”

Day 10: PUNO -  CUSCO “La Ruta Del Sol”

Breakfast at the hotel.

At 06:15 am, they will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the bus station at the Terrestrial terminal in Puno.

Our tour to Cusco will last approximately 10 hours, where we will have 4 excursions and guided visits to the most interesting places in the southern highlands, visiting the Temple of Andahuaylillas or Sistine Chapel of America, the

Inka temple of Raqchi, the passage of the Raya at 4335 masl and the Inka museum Aymara from Pukara. Each visit lasts from 20 to 40 minutes, where you can ask questions, take photos and explore the attractions of the place, making this experience an unforgettable activity.

We will arrive in Cusco at 4:30 p.m., we will be picked up from the train station and we will be transferred to the hotel where we will spend the night

Day 11: CUSCO: CITY TOUR + 4 RUINS NEARBY

Day 11: CUSCO: CITY TOUR + 4 RUINS NEARBY

Breakfast at the hotel.

Free morning to acclimatize or do some shopping.

City tour in Cusco 13:00 - 13:30.

The City Tour in the city of Cusco, will allow you to know the archaeological and religious tourist places most impressive in the cosmopolitan city of Cusco, Peru.

This must-see tour for all visitors is done daily from 1:00 p.m. starting with the Cathedral Basilica of the city of Cusco, one of the most notable colonial monuments in America, Qoricancha or Coricancha known as the Temple of the Sun and visit archaeological centers to outside the city like Sacsayhuaman a megalithic construction, Qenko considered as an underground chamber where mummifications, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay, important archaeological centers of a religious nature of the Inca culture.

After a little culture at the end of the tour, why not enjoy the beautiful city, move a little body and enjoy all the bars and clubs that our beautiful city offers.

Overnight at the hotel of choice.

Day 12: CUSCO: SACRED VALLEY AND TRAIN TO MACHUPICCHU VILLAGE

Day 12: CUSCO: SACRED VALLEY AND TRAIN TO MACHUPICCHU VILLAGE

Breakfast at the hotel.

We will pick you up from your respective hotel between 8:00 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. to begin the tour of the Valley Sacred of the Incas, during the day we will visit the beautiful archaeological sites of Pisac and Ollantaytambo will have the buffet lunch included in Urubamba.

The tour of the Sacred Valley ends for you after visiting the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo at approximately 15hrs.

You will then go to the train station in Ollantaytambo, which is an 8-minute walk away, our Sacred Valley guide will lead you, and it is easy to get there.

You must board your train at 4:15 p.m. at the latest, after a 1:45 p.m. trip you will arrive in Aguas Calientes

When our transfer is waiting for you to accompany you to your hotel, our guide will contact you to coordinate the next day's visit with you.

We will spend the night at the hotel of your choice in Aguas Calientes.

Day 13: AGUAS CALIENTES: MACHUPICCHU - CUSCO

Day 13: AGUAS CALIENTES: MACHUPICCHU - CUSCO

Breakfast at the hotel.

Continuing our tour at 5:30 a.m. after enjoying your breakfast at the hotel, you will board

The bus (consettur) that will transport you to Machu Picchu, to start the guided tour.

The visit lasts 2:30 hours in a group of 15 passengers that divide us (Spanish or English) and then at the end

You will have free time to explore Machu Picchu alone, you can walk to the Sun, walk to the Inca Bridge or optionally while you have the purchased income, you can climbing the Huayna Picchu Mountain - Peak of Machu Picchu

At approximately 1:00 p.m. you must take the bus that will take you back to Aguas Calientes to do the

Board 30 minutes before the train departure time indicated on your ticket.

At the final station, our transfer awaits your arrival to take you to Cusco, ending 2 blocks from the central square.

Transfer to the hotel in Cusco.

Day 14: CUSCO RELAXED

Day 14: CUSCO RELAXED

Breakfast at the hotel

Day off for personal activities or additional shopping

Overnight in Cusco.

Day 15: CUSCO - PUERTO MALDONADO

Day 15: CUSCO - PUERTO MALDONADO

Breakfast at the hotel

Our nature and adventure tours are designed to help you learn about the great biodiversity of flora and fauna that exist in the Amazon rainforest of Peru, living a real adventure.

The tours are specially designed to visit the main places of interest in the region such as Sandoval Lake, declared one of the most beautiful lakes in Peru, is one of the main attractions we visit. Besides its natural beauty, it is also the habitat of rare species like the giant otter, the black caiman, the jaguar, birds like herons and many more... In addition to 6 species of monkeys that live in the surrounding area.

Reception at the airport and transfer to the office, for the corresponding registrations.

Transfer to the Port of Madre de Dios River where we will take the boat that for one hour of trip will lead us to our lodge.

Welcome meeting, with a delicious juice of the area and installation in your rooms.

After a refreshing rest, you will have as an introduction a two hour walk in the tropical forest, guided by experienced and expert local guides, who will take you through our trails and you will be able to see the wonderful flora of trees that can be more than five hundred years old, at the same time you will be able to see birds like toucans, oropendolas, trogons, macaws, monkeys, snakes, butterflies, etc. You have the opportunity to live the magic of our jungle that is next to the TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE, (278,000 thousand hectares protected).

At night we will make a search of caiman by the river MOTHER OF GOD with light of lanterns, these can measure up to five meters we will see them on banks of sand and also we will be able to see to the capybara the biggest rodent of the world that weighs up to 60 kilos, return to the lodge it has dinner and rest.

Day 16: PUERTO MALDONADO: LAKE APU VICTOR

Day 16: PUERTO  MALDONADO: LAKE APU VICTOR

The birds of paradise will sing to wake you up refreshed. A succulent breakfast will provide you with the energy needed for a morning full of new experiences.

LOST COCHA

After breakfast, we will begin an adventure through the virgin forest, accompanied by our local guide; we will hike into the deep forest: we will go through trails prepared from our very well preserved interpretative circuit. On the way, we will cross temporary watercourses called caños, through bridges in very good condition and we will witness the widest range of species of flora and fauna in a wild state. We will see a great variety of ornamental plants of incomparable beauty.

On the way to the Lost Cocha, we will identify species of fruit, forest and medicinal trees that support animal populations in the Amazon forests.

With luck, we will be able to see larger mammals such as the jaguar, the sachavaca and the huangana; rodents such as the giant otter, the ronsoco, the majaz and the armadillo; primates such as the howler monkey and the puffin; reptiles such as the iguana and the jergon; amphibians such as the toad and birds such as the guan, the partridge, the golden parakeet and the red, blue and yellow macaw.

Rivers leave behind wetland systems, lakes, oxbow lakes and meanders, such as the spectacular Cocha Perdida.

Wetlands play a very important ecological role, as they represent a substantial biological focus with endemic species. They are a refuge for mammals. These wetlands make up seventy percent of the area that Eco Amazonía Lodge protects and restores.

The presence of the aguaje is very important for the Amazonian ethnic groups. It is a plant of mystery. The aguaje is the mother of the forest or tree of life.

The aguajal shelters jealous guardians such as the feline jaguar considered the son of the aguajal, the anaconda, the largest snake in the world, the owl that sees everything from its abode at the top of its crown to give relief to all evils, and the black caiman guardian who punishes anyone who dares to tear down the female aguajes.

Once in the Lost Lake, we will ascend to a huge observation platform. From this viewpoint, you will appreciate the enormous surface that covers this magical place where you can see two types of aguajales: dense and mixed.

Then we will take a pleasant walk around the Lost Lake and if we are lucky, we will be able to see the "giant otter" Pteronurabrasiliensis, the largest of its kind and one of the most impressive animals in the Amazon.

Back at the lodge, you will enjoy a delicious lunch

MONKEY ISLAND (OPTIONAL)

In the afternoon, accompanied by our specialized guide, we will visit Monkey Island, located a few minutes from the lodge in the heart of the Madre de Dios River. This island shows an enormous variety of exuberant flora and is home to many primate specimens, such as the maquisapa, capuchino and the frailecillo and leoncillo. In addition to other species of small mammals, such as the coati (Nasua), the squirrel and an enormous variety of colorful birds.

Finally, we will complete our visit of the island, enjoying the sunset, with the most impressive sunset in the jungle.

Back at the lodge, you will be able to enjoy an exquisite farewell dinner.

Day 17: PUERTO MALDONADO - CUSCO

Day 17: PUERTO MALDONADO - CUSCO

After a refreshing night's rest, the powerful vocalizations produced by the howler monkey's vocal apparatus, whose sound is amplified mainly by its hyoid bone, warn the visitor that he is in his domain and that the time has come to leave. A magnificent breakfast awaits you in our dining room before starting your return to Puerto Maldonado.

Transfer to Puerto Maldonado Airport

Flight Puerto Maldonado - Cusco

Reception in Cusco and transfer to the hotel

Overnight in Cusco

Day 18: CUSCO - LIMA

Day 18: CUSCO - LIMA

Breakfast at the hotel.

At the appropriate time transfer to the airport in Cusco.

 

What's Included

  • Transfer in and out at each destination.
  • 03 nights accommodation in Lima with breakfast
  • Buffet dinner and artistic show at Dama Juana Restaurant 
  • 01 night accommodation in Nasca with breakfast
  • Ballestas Islands
  • City tour Ica
  • Flight over the Nasca Lines without taxes
  • 02 nights accommodation in Arequipa with breakfast
  • City tour in Arequipa with Miradors
  • 01 night accommodation in Colca with breakfast
  • Colca Canyon tour with lunch and dinner in Chivay on the first day and only lunch on the second day.
  • 02 nights accommodation in Puno with breakfast
  • Full Day Lake Titicaca with typical lunch
  • Bus Puno - Cusco or Train Puno - Cusco, depending on the category of hotel and train availability-
  • 04 nights accommodation in Cusco with breakfast
  • 01 night accommodation in Aguas Calientes
  • City Tour + 4 nearby ruins, Qenqo, Puca Pucara, Sacsayhuaman and Tambomachay
  • Full Day Sacred Valley + Buffet Lunch
  • Full Day Machu Picchu + Buffet Lunch
  • Bus Consetur up and down.
  • Train Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo (Expedition Train + Lunch at El Mapy restaurant, is for category 2 and 3 stars and Vistadome + Lunch at Tinkuy restaurant (Sanctuary Lodge) for category 4 and 5 stars)
  • For 2 and 3 star hotels, the tourist bus will be used on the Puno-Cusco route with stops and check-ins.
  • For 4 and 5 stars hotels will be used on the route Puno-Cusco, the Train Perurail Titicaca, with departures only Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The other days will be by tourist bus and will have a discount of US$200 per person.
  • 02 night’s accommodation at Eco Amazonia Lodge with full meals and excursions according to the program description.

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