Arrival in Lima. Reception and transfer to the hotel of your choice.
After breakfast, flight to Cuzco, reception and transfer to your hotel. free day to relax and acclimatize to the altitude.
Full-day excursion to Urubamba, the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Visit the village of Pisac, founded during Colonial times. On Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays the Indians barter their products, and artisans from all over the area sell their woven alpaca wool blankets and ponchos, engraved gourds, antique reproductions and jewellery. On Sundays, it is also the meeting place for the local Mayors of the region, who come dressed in their traditional costumes, to attend morning mass. After buffet lunch on your own, a visit to Ollantaytambo, the only Inca town which is still inhabited. Explore the ruins above Ollantaytambo before returning to Cuzco via the traditional market town of Chinchero. Return to your hotel.
An early start train to Aguas Calientes. Guided visit of the most spectacular ancient city in the world. This fabulous city contains houses, temples, warehouses, a large central square; and all connected by narrow roads and steps that are surrounded by terraces cut into the mountain side. After the tour, free time to enjoy this spiritual wonder. Opportunity for a guided trek (approx 1 hour) up to the sungate (Intipunku), which is a part of the Inca Trail, for a magical view of the sanctuary or alternatively an unguided climb to the top of Wayna Picchu, with a magnificent view of the whole Sanctuary (recommended for fit individuals only). Accommodation in Aguas Calientes.
Opportunity to return to the sanctuary for a more personal appreciation of the Eighth wonder of the world (entrance tickets and bus tickets not included). Return in the afternoon by train to Cuzco and transfer to the hotel of your choice.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for the return flight to Lima.
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Price per person based on 2 sharing a double room according the hotel category:
Lima - Cusco - Lima to be quoted on the day of enquiry (prices vary from US$200 to US$300 per person depending on the season)