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Machu Picchu  Tours - Peru  - Great ViewOur 7 days Fascinating Machu Picchu Tour is the most comprehensive and popular itinerary.  It captures key cities and activities before arriving to Machu Picchu.  During this adventure you will visit Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Pisac Market, Ollantaytambo, Machu Picchu and climb Huayna Picchu.

Visit Lima, Larco Museum, Cusco, Sacsayhuaman, Sacred Valley, Pisac Market, Ollantaytambo, Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu
Daily departure from Lima, Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu tickets
Adventure rate: 2  (Easy: 1 – Challenge: 7)

Fascinating Machu Picchu Tour Itinerary

Day 1   Lima

Welcome to Lima! Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel in the beautiful area of Miraflores. If time permits, venture out and begin to explore Peru’'s amazing culture and cuisine.

Day 2   Lima

Rise for breakfast and a morning guided tour of colonial and modern Lima. After lunch, we will experience the Inca’s legacy at the Larco Museum. Lastly, we will visit a classic Peruvian Tavern for a glass of Pisco Sour and traditional Peruvian petite bouchées. (B)

Day 3   Lima  |  Cusco

Welcome upon arrival Cusco (11,152 ft) and transfer to your hotel. During the afternoon we will enjoy a guided tour of Cusco with its ancient cathedrals and amazingly crafted Inca walls. We will also visit the ruins at Kenko, Tambomachay, Puka Pukara, Saqsaywaman. (B)

Day 4     Cusco  (Sacred Valley)

Today we will explore the Sacred Valley (9,350 ft) and experience the rich colors of its traditional towns and ruins. Our first stop after a scenic drive will be Pisac'’s colorful market – a great opportunity to practice your bargaining skills! After lunch we will tour the town of Ollantaytambo and visit the site of the beautiful rose-colored stone ruins where the Incas fought the Spaniards. The serenity and quaintness of the town will allow you to relax and transition into the Inca’s magical world. Return to Cusco in the early evening. (BL))

Day 5   Cusco  |  Machu Picchu

Early morning transfer to board the train to Machu Picchu (7,875 ft.). This scenic trip offers great views of the mountains, river and sometimes a glance of the awesome Condor. Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes we will begin our Machu Picchu tour. After the guided excursion you can continue to explore the Machu Picchu at your own pace or return to the town of where you can enjoy a relaxing evening or shop at the local market. (B)

Option ($): Hike a portion of the Inca Trail for a day and arrive to Machu Picchu through the Gate of the Sun. Tour of Machu Picchu and self-guided Huayna Picchu hike would be the next day. (BL)

Day 6   Machu Picchu  |  Cusco

Free day to return to Machu Picchu or explore nearby areas such as the famous Machu Picchu mountain. You might want to wake up early and take some pictures from the Puerta del Sol at Machu Picchu. Today is also a great opportunity to climb Huayna Picchu (passes and reservation included). In the afternoon you will return by train/bus to Cusco. Transfer to your hotel upon arrival in Cusco. (B)

Day 7   Cusco  |  Lima

Enjoy an early morning walk in Cusco before your departure to Lima or continue on one of our extensions. Please call 1-800-667-6134 to ask for details. (B)

Bon Voyage!!

(B): Breakfast   (L): Lunch   (D): Dinner

Important Notice Actual day-by-day itineraries may vary from those shown in order to take advantage of local sightseeing options, trains or flight schedules changes, or other unforeseen events.

Adventure Details


-  Price shown per person
-  Based on double occupancy
-  Single Supplement: +35%
-  Add 3% if paying via credit card
-  Add 5% for 2016 reservations

What is Included

-  Hotel (3 stars)
-  Upgrades available
-  Meals as indicated
-  Tours as part of a group
-  Private tours available
-  Bilingual professional guides
-  Airport transfers
-  Gratuities except to guides
-  Train to/from Machu Picchu
-  Machu Picchu tickets (2 days)
-  Huayna Picchu tickets

Additional Budget Considerations

-  Domestic flights: from $300
-  Optional Inca Trail hike: $275

Peru Flights Suggestions

-  Day 3: Lima/Cusco - Before 11 am
-  Day 7: Cusco/Lima - Anytime

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