Discover Peru on a luxury trip for 5 wonderful days … Travel through the Peruvian Andes on the Belmond Hiram Bingham train, a magical tour, an unforgettable experience, let yourself be delighted by the delicious peruvian gastronomy while you travel and live music shows until you reach the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, and enjoy this wonder as the guide tells you the magnificent story of this architectural wonder.
Know Lima the city of the kings, Cusco the archaeological capital of America.
Day 01.- Arrival in Lima, Transfer to your hotel Arrival to the city of Lima.
Reception at the airport and transfer to the Miraflores Park Lima hotel.
Day 02.- Visit to the Capital City – Lima (B)
P.M. Guided tour of the city of Lima. You will appreciate Lima in its three historical periods: pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern. Panoramic view of the “Huaca Pucllana”, a magnificent ceremonial and archaeological center built in the 4th century AD. and considered “sacred town” by the Incas. We visit the Historic Center of Lima, where you will appreciate more than fifty monuments and colonial buildings, highlighting the Paseo de la Republica, the Plaza San Martín, the Plaza Mayor, the Government Palace, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Cathedral Basilica, the Municipal Palace among others. Entrance to the MONUMENTAL SET OF SAN FRANCISCO, which is the largest sample of colonial religious art in America.
The visit to its underground crypts known as “Catacombs” stands out. From contemporary Lima you will visit the most traditional residential areas, El Olivar de San Isidro, Miraflores and Larcomar. Accommodation in Lima.
Day 03.- From the City of the Kings to the Land of the Incas – Cusco (B)
Breakfast at the hotel.
At the appropriate time, transfer from your hotel to the airport.
Arrival to the city of Cusco. Reception at the airport and transfer to hotel. 14hrs-18.30hrs. Guided tour of the city of Cusco and surrounding Ruins, visit to the Cathedral located in the Plaza Mayor. Renaissance style predominates, with an interior decoration rich in carvings in cedar and alder. Then you will visit the Temple and Convent of Santo Domingo (Dominico) and El Koricancha (Inca temple). We will continue towards the outskirts of the city, Sacsayhuaman, it would have actually been a construction of a religious nature, but due to its location and style it was considered by the Spanish and chroniclers as a military building, continues Qenko or “labyrinth” is considered a sacred place in the that ceremonies were celebrated in honor of the Sun, the Moon and the stars below, Puka Pukara would have served as a tambo or resting place and accommodation and finally visit the Tambomachay Fortress that would have fulfilled an important religious function linked to water and regeneration from the earth. Return to Cusco and transfer to your hotel.
Accommodation at the Monasterio hotel in Cusco.
Day 04.- Luxury train to Machu Picchu, Wonderful Inca Citadel (B, L)
Breakfast at the hotel.
Early in the morning I pick up from your hotel and transfer to the train station to board the Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu and after 3:30 hrs. Approximately you will arrive at the town of Aguas Calientes (a town located at the foot of the mountain where Machu Picchu is located).
Reception by the local guide and walk to the station to board the bus, after 30 min., Approximately we arrive at the Wonderful Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu. Start of the guided tour around 2.30hrs. “Machu Picchu is one of the maximum expressions of Inca architecture, Cultural and Natural Heritage of Humanity. Built amidst the tropical mountain forest, the city appears to have been sculpted into the rocky escarpments. In addition to offering a spectacular landscape, it shows an important endemic biological diversity of flora and fauna. The complex was built approximately in the XV century by the Inca Pachacútec ”.
Bus down to Aguas Calientes. Return to Cusco. Arrival, reception and transfer to the Monasterio hotel. Accommodation.
Day 05.- Depart Cusco /… (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. At the appropriate time, transfer to the airport, flight to Lima and international connection.
Rates in American Dollars (US $) and are quoted based on the cheapest hotel room, if you want to upgrade, consult the additional.
Hiram Bingham Train
|Category||Rate per person|
Ninth passenger free fro groups of 8 or more people
OPTIONAL FOR ADDITIONAL COST:
HOTELS USED IN THE PROGRAM
|LIMA||Belmond Miraflores Park(City View Room)|
|CUSCO||Belmond Hotel Monasterio(Superior Room)|
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Luggage & Liabilities
PERU AGENCY recommends that all of the guests arrive to Peru with their own travel insurance, and that it covers for lost luggage.
PERU AGENCY cannot be held responsible for:
* Baggage lost or delayed during international or domestic flights.
*Lost carry-on items, handbags, or personal articles.
*Items forgotten by guests at hotels, vehicles or venues, or during tours.
We recommend our guests not to include any valuable items in their checked baggage during land transfers.
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