Day 1: Arrival in Lima + city tour
Arrival. Transfer from the airport to hotel in Lima.
Day 2: Paracas
Early in the morning pick up from your hotel and transfer to the bus station.
At 03.45hrs Departure by Itinerary bus to Paracas.
Arrive in Paracas at 07.30hrs. Meet and assistance upon arrival. Around 08:00 hrs, you will be transferred to the private dock in Paracas.
Tour to Ballestas Islands, visit this group of islands where you can observe many birds including pelicans, also you can find a dozen of sea lions.
At 11:00 approximately, we will board our dune buggy. After about 20 minutes we will reach the desert area, we will go up and down on a series of large and small dunes with our buggy, feeling a lot of adrenaline. In the meantime, we will stop in the dunes, which offer the right conditions to practice sandboarding, for beginners and for professional athletes also. Our driver and guide will teach us in a safe way to practice this sport, so the participants can enjoy the ride. In this place, you can also appreciate the desert landscape and we will make stops to take pictures. Furthermore, we will enjoy the sunset coming back to Paracas. Transfer to your hotel in Paracas.
Day 3: Overflight Nazca lines + bus to Cusco
Breakfast. Early, transfer to your hotel and transfer to the bus station, to board the bus to Lima, arriving you will be meet by our representative, to assist you to transfer to your hotel.
PM. Discover in a different and special way the former city of the kings. In this exciting tour you will admire the Huaca Pucllana in a panoramic view, the colonial San Martin square, the Main Square, the Convent of San Francisco, its catacombs, and the Love Park.
This tour will allow you to discover Lima in a unique and special way, You will know Lima in its 3 times, Inca, colonial and republican.
We continue by a charming tour through the water and the dancing lights, more than a dozen sources send water to the air, choreographed with music and light. The Magical Water Circuit (Circuito Mágico del agua) is the newest atraction in the city, and tourists agree that it is surprisingly amazing. Check it out yourself. After a couple of hours, we head to a local restaurant to enjoy a delicious dinner show buffet. Transfer to your hotel.
Day 4: Arrival in Cusco – dinner show
At according time, pick up from your hotel and transfer to the Lima´s airport, flight to Cusco (doesn’t include), arrival to Cusco and transfer to your hotel in Cusco city.
Day 5: City tour Cusco
PM, around 13:00hrs will begin the city tour and nearby archaeological places: visit the Cathedral, Santo Domingo and Koricancha (Inca temple). Continuing the tour to the nearby ruins: Sacsayhuaman, the building was probably used for religious purposes but, due to its location and style, the Spanish and contemporary writers assumed it was a military structure, continue to Qenqo or “labyrinth” is considered a sacred place in which ceremonies were performed in honour of the Sun, the Moon and the stars. – Puka Pukara Its role would have been a “Tambo” or a place of rest and lodging. Finally visit Tambomachay that would probably have had an important religious role, linked to water and the regeneration of the earth, return to Cusco. Accommodation.
Day 6: Sacred Valley of the Incas
On 10-hour tour you’ll be picked up at your hotel early in the morning and head out on a drive to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You’ll visit the archaeological site around Pisac and the picturesque Pisac market. This is the shopping paradise of the valley, where bartering is still practiced. Enjoy the unique atmosphere and take a break for a buffet lunch in a local restaurant in Urubamba.
In the afternoon, you’ll visit the Inca fortress and citadel at Ollantaytambo. The fortress was built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley, and protect it from possible invasion from the tribes of the jungle. Take a walk along the quaint streets of the town and get a good idea what the strategic military, religious, and agricultural center was like during the days of the Inca empire.
On your way back to Cusco, you’ll stop in the Andean village of Chinchero to visit the archaeological place. See the well-preserved wall in the main square and the colonial-era temple built on Inca foundations, with frescoes in the door.
You’ll return to Cusco at around 19:00. Transfer to your hotel or If You prefer close to the main square.
Day 7: Wonderful Machu Picchu
Early morning, we will pick you up from your hotel, and transfer to the train station, to board the train to Aguas Calientes, arriving you will be meet by our representative, to assist you to board the bus to the entrance to Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu declared a Natural and Cultural Heritage to Humanity, best example of Incan architecture. Built in the middle of a tropical mountain forest, the city appears have been sculpted straight from the rocky slopes. Besides offering visitors a spectacular landscape, the site also exhibits important endemic biological diversity in flora and fauna. At agreed time, you will board the bus back to Aguas Calientes, to enjoy a lunch at a local restaurant. Train back to Cusco, transfer to your hotel. Overnight at selected hotel.
Day 8: Transfer out
After breakfast, at according time, transfer to the airport, flight to Lima and connection flight.