EXPLORING PERU 14 DAYS/ 13 NIGHTS
Reception and transfer (Airport – Hostal)
Lodging Hostel 3*
CITY TOUR: COLONIAL LIMA: on this excursion we’ll appreciate more than fifty monuments from colonial time like “Paseo de la República”, the main square, the government palace, the archbishop palace, the cathedral, San Francisco’s convent and finally the catacombs.
Overnight in Lima, Hostal 3*
Transfer Lima/ Pisco
Overnight Hostal 3* Pisco.
TOUR BALLESTAS AISLAND: We’ll pick you up from your hotel to “Chaco Muelle” where you will visit “El Candelabro”. After that we’ll know the Ballestas islands and see the geologic rocs where live groups of birds like the humbolt penguins, sea lions and los of birds. Then we have lunch.
TOUR NATIONAL RESERVE OF PARACAS
We’ll visit the “Fosilero” route and we’ll arrive to beaches viewpoint them we’ll go to the cathedral viewpoint (Geological stone).
Transfer Pisco – Nazca
Overnight, Hostal 3*.
PM: VISIT CEMENTERY OF CHAUCHILLA: We’ll pick you up from the hotel to the arqueological place call Chauchilla, where we’ll appreciate skeletons and skulls that grave robbers left in one part of Nazca’s desert, and return later to visit a potter's workshop and finally a place where informal miners often work in extreme conditions to extract gold from rocks.
OVERFLIGHT THE NAZCA LINES: We’ll pick up from hotel to the airport of Nazca, where we will see a video about the Nazca Lines, which lasted 40 minutes. Then board in a small plane with a capacity of five people. To observe each figure, our pilot will fly in circles on each design. We’ll see the most representative figures as the monkey, the hummingbird, the spider, astronaut, among others.
PM: Transfer from Nazca to Arequipa.
Overnight Hostal 3*.
CITY TOUR + SANTA CATALINA: We’ll pick you up from hostel to Santa Catalina Monastery, a beautiful city from colonial time. Then visit the Church, San Francisco’s Square and “Fundo del Fierro” where we can find the traditional crafts of the city. Continuing our tour we’ll visit the Cathedral and the beautiful main square, then we’ll go to The Church of the Society of Jesus. Then we’ll know the Bronze Drums and Slaughterhouse. And conclude with a visit to one of the oldest markets in Arequipa "San Camilo", designed by a French man Gustave Eiffel.
Overnight Hostel 3*
AREQUIPA- CHIVAY: We’ll pick you up from your hostal to Chivay. We’re visiting some places on the route like the National Reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca where we see the vicuña in their natural habitat, then stop in the town of Patahuasi, where you can buy coca tea, we finally get to the highest point or viewpoint of Patapampa at about 4.910 m.a.s.l because from there you’ll get a view of two snow capped mountains and Ampato volcano where was discovered the ice maded woman, then we’ll arrive to Chivay ( the principal town in the valley). Have lunch and accommodation at the hotel. In the afternoon we’re visiting the hot springs of “La Calera” and ethnological museum. Finally in the evening we have the dinner with folk show.
Overnight Hostel 3* Chivay.
CHIVAY – CRUZ DEL CÓNDOR – PUNO: Breakfast, departure to “Cruz del condor” viewpoint, visiting the town of Yanque, Maca, Choquetico (a natural View point) and the condor cross view point, where we can see the magnificent geological form of the canyon and the spectacular flight of the condors. But to get see the condors, sometimes we have to wait for one or two hours, during that time the guide is going to suggest a little hike for 30 minutes After that we’ll stop in some naturals viewpoint to see the lagoons, the hanging tombs and the terraces after that we return Chivay to have the lunch.
PM: Transfer Colca - Puno
Overnight Hostel 3 *.
TOUR VIVENCIAL: PUNO - UROS – AMANTANI: Transfer from hotel to the port of Puno. Onboard at 25 minutes will visit the floating islands of the Uros. Where you’ll see the textails and the typical houses made out of Totora. Then you’ll continuing traveling to Amantani Island. Where you’ll spend the night in the local familie’s houses, so the guide accommodate the group in each houses, to have a lunch then have a walking tour to Pachatata temple where you will sense an special energy, after that return to the family house, have a dinner and Enjoyed a folk show.
Overnight (Experiential House)
AMANTANI - TAQUILE - PUNO: After have breakfast, we continue traveling one hour up to Taquile, where you will walk for about 20 minutes up to the main plaza of Taquile and see the small church, typical costume also you will get views of the town and the lake. Return to Puno.
Overnight Hostel 3 *
TOUR CULTURAL SILLUSTANI (Pre-inca cementery): We pick you up from the Puno port to visit Sillustani Pre- Inca’s cemetery, where we can see the Sillustani chullpas or burial towers and we’ll visit also a typical house on the route back to Puno, the lagoon and the island Umayo.
Return to Hotel. Transfer Puno – Cuzco
Arrival to Cuzco
Overnight Hostal 3*.
P.M: CITY TOUR COMBINADO: On this excursion we’ll visit the cathedral and some ruins like Kenko, Coricancha Temple, Sacsayhuaman, Pucapucara, and Tambomachay.
VALLE SAGRADO: We’ll pick you up from your hotel to begin our tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Lunch in the Valle, in the afternoon visit to the indigenous Inca fortress of Ollantaytambo, returning by the route of Chinchero, after that, visit the Pisac market then we’ll continue the journey towards one of the citadel of great magnitude, was a huge agriculture, its main focus "The Intihuatana" or sundial. Return to Cuzco. Overnight hostel 3 *
SANTUARIO NACIONAL DE MACHUPICCHU: This excursion is for one day in the lost city of incas to know their temples, observatories, terraces, tombsands, 3000 stairs of Stone wich permit arrive to the plazas, temples, platforms and graves.
Machupicchu is considered one of the 7 wonders of the world.
Return to Cuzco.
Overnight hostel 3*
TRASLADO DE SALIDA (Hostal – Aeropuerto)
Transportation all the trip.
Lima: reception and transfer (Airport – Hostel), visit to the atractives mencioned in the program, professional guide and entrances. Overnight hostal 3*: 02 nights. Transfer Lima – Pisco.
Pisco: Visit the ballestas island, Motor bote, profesional guide and entrances.
Overnight Hostal 3*:01 Night. Trasfer pisco – Nazca.
Nazca: Visit to Chauchilla cementery and Overflight in nazca lines, guide, entrances. Transfer Nazca – Arequipa. Overnight Hostal 3*: 01 Night.
Arequipa: Visit to Arequipa’s down town, professional Guide and entrances, overnight Hostal 3*02 Nights.
Colca: Visit the Colca Valley, professional guide, entrance to the valley, entrance to the hot springs. Overnight Hostal 3*: 01 Night
Puno: Professional guide, entrances. Transfer: Hotel / Puerto / Hotel, motor bote, 01Lunch, 01 Dinner, 01 Breakfast, 01 Night in a family House. Transfer Puno – Cusco (Touristic bus). Overnight Hostal 3 *:02 Nights.
SILLUSTANI: Professional guide, entrances, touristic transportation. Visit a family’s house, transfer Puno – Cuzco.
Cusco: Visit to Cusco City, sacred valley, Machupicchu, professional guide, entrances, train Round Trips, bus Round Trip. Overnight Hostal 3*: 05 Nights