5-Day Tour from Lima: Cusco, Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley
Explore the highlights of Cusco, Sacred Valley, and Machu Picchu during this 5-day, 4-night private tour. Join a private guide for a personalized exploration of the most amazing sites of these ancient people, visiting sites like Awanacancha, Pisac Market, Ollantaytambo Fortress, City Tour Cusco, and nearby ruins: Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Tambomachay, and Puca – Pucara. Best of all you can customize your itinerary to suit your specific interests and schedule.ItineraryDay 1: LimaPass By:
Lima, Lima, Lima Region
Welcome to Peru!
Arrive at Lima´s airport, reception, and transfer to the hotel in Miraflores district, check-in (15:00 hours). Overnight.
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Selected hotel in LimaDay 2: Lima - CuscoStop At:
Cusco, Cusco, Cusco Region
Transfer to the airport to board the flight to Cusco. Arrival, reception, and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the morning is free to acclimatize to the altitude.
In the afternoon pick up for your City Tour Cusco where you will visit The Cathedral, Koricancha (Temple of the Sun) and the nearby ruins: Qenqo (Ceremonial and Ritual center, place where sacrifices were made), Puca Pucara (this complex was probably used by Emperor Pachacutec as a tambo), Tambomachay (also called “The Bath of the Inca”) and Sacsayhuaman Fortress (the place where the main Inca Festivals, Inti Raymi and Warachicuy take place). Return to the hotel.
Duration: 5 hours
Accommodation included: Selected hotel in CuscoDay 3: Cusco – Sacred Valley – Cusco Stop At:
Sacred Valley, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
In the morning departure for our visit to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We will visit the textile center Awanacancha, then we will go to the town of Pisac, where we will visit a picturesque craft market where we can see how until today the locals maintain the tradition of exchanging their things or food, just like it was done in the past. Lunch at a local restaurant.
Duration: 4 hoursStop At:
Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
. Later we will go to the town of Ollantaytambo where we will visit the fortress that bears the same name. Here we will visit the most important attractions of the place, and our guide will give us an explanation about its history. Returning to Cusco, we will visit the town of Chinchero and its small chapel. Arrival and transfer to your hotel.
Duration: 4 hours
Accommodation included: Selected hotel in CuscoDay 4: Cusco – Machu Picchu – Cusco Stop At:
Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
Very early we will depart from Ollanta train station towards the majestic city of Aguas Calientes, the travel time is approximately 01 hours 30 minutes. Arrive at Aguas Calientes town, from where we will board the buses to ascend to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, one of the 7 wonders of the world. The tour will be 02 hours and 30 minutes and the visit includes the Intihuatana (the Solar Clock), the Palace of the Incas, the Three Windows, etc. At the end of it, we will descend to the town of Aguas Calientes to go shopping. At a scheduled time, transfer to the station to board the train back to Ollantaytambo.
Duration: 5 hours
Accommodation included: Selected hotel in CuscoDay 5: Day 5.- Cusco – Lima Pass By:
Lima, Lima, Lima Region
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to board the flight to Lima. Arrival and connection with the international flight. Check Out: 10:00 hours approximately.
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
Duration: 5 Days
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up at airport/hotels in Peru
Cancellations and refunds:
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.