Perfect Peru Adventure

From $ 1995.00

This in depth tour of Peru is fascinating and diverse. It includes the Inca Trail, Arequipa Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca and Machu Picchu.

Travel with your private party on this Perfect Peru Adventure, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests.

Style: Private- shared tour

Duration: 11 days/ 10 nights

Starts in: Lima

Supplements may apply over holidays, festivals and special events. Subject to availability.

Your Customized Tour can depart on any day you please.

    Travel Style
    Andean, Archaeological sites, Culture, flora and fauna, History, Jungle, Lake titicaca, Trekking

    Activity Level Intermediate
    3/4

Tour Summary

Day 1. Lima to Arequipa/ exploration time

Day 2. Arequipa to Colca Canyon/ beautiful landscapes and natural protected area

Day 3. Colca canyon/ Andean condors/ Colca to Puno

Day 4. Lake Titicaca/ Uros and Taquile islands

Day 5. Puno to Cusco/ On route visits

Day 6. At leisure in Cusco

Day 7. Sacred valley of the Incas/ Pisac Market/ Pisac Ruins/ Old fortress of Ollantaytambo

Day 8. At leisure in Sacred Valley

Day 9. Inka Trail hike to Sun gate or Inti Punku

Day 10. Machu Picchu/ Stunning lost city/ Return to Cusco

Day 11. Depart Lima.

What does this tour include?
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Private transfer from the hotel to Lima Airport
  • Accommodation in hotel for 1 night with breakfast (double basis) in Arequipa
  • Accommodation in hotel for 1 night with breakfast (double basis) in Chivay- Colca
  • Accommodation in hotel for 2 nights with breakfast (double basis) in Puno
  • Accommodation in hotel for 3 nights with breakfast (double basis) in Cusco
  • Accommodation in hotel for 2 nights with breakfast (double basis) in the Sacred Valley
  • Accommodation in hotel for 1 night with breakfast (double basis) in Machu Picchu
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Air tickets and air taxes (international, domestic: Lima- Arequipa/ Cusco- Lima)
  • Tours not mentioned
  • Meals not specified
  • Unforeseen expenses
  • Insurance
  • Tips

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:

Elevate your experience with a host of options available for an additional cost, payable locally through your travel agent

-Arequipa city tour (visiting Santa Catalina convent- Yanahuara lookout- Cathedral)

-Colca Canyon hot springs

-Cusco city tour

-Maras saltpans & Moray tour

-Lima cooking class (time permitting or additional day required)

-Soak up local life on a village homestay in the evening on the island of Taquile or Amantani (one more day on Lake Titicaca)

-Take the Titicaca train from Puno to Cusco on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Subject to availability

  1. Day 1 Lima to Arequipa

    Fly to Arequipa city known as the white city. An early arrival ensures you have time to explore this colonial historical center town at a relaxed pace.

    Night in Arequipa.

  2. Day 2 Arequipa to Colca Canyon

    Leave Arequipa behind and travel to the Colca Canyon, one of the world’s deepest canyons. Enjoy a guided on-route tour and keep your eyes opened for wonderful landscapes and wildlife in this natural protected area.

    Night in Chivay.

  3. Day 3 Colca Canyon to Puno

    Early Journey over the mountains to “Mirador del Condor”, here you will have the opportunity to see the majestic condors soaring over the Colca Canyon and over you. Travel to Puno.

    Night in Puno.

  4. Day 4 Lake Titicaca

    Board a boat to explore the stunning blue waters of the lake. Visit the floating islands of Uros and Taquile before returning to Puno. Meet the peculiar inhabitants of these islands and their customs.

    Night in Puno.

  5. Day 5 Puno to Cusco

    Travel through stunning scenery as you make your way to Cusco with its colonial architecture. On route visits to La Raya, Raqchi the temple of god Wiracocha and Andahuaylillas church, the “Sistine Chapel of America”.

    Night in Cusco.

  6. Day 6 Cusco

    Day seven is free to explore the city on your own. Enjoy the city’s museums and local markets or take an optional half day city tour where you will visit the Cathedral, Coricancha or Sun Temple and the ruins of the majestic Sacsaywaman.

    Night in Cusco.

  7. Day 7 Cusco to Sacred Valley of the Incas

    Enjoy a guided full day tour of the Sacred Valley and visit the impressive Ollantaytambo town and fortress. Continuing with Pisaq ruins and the market.

    Night in Sacred Valley.

  8. Day 8 Sacred Valley exploration time

    This day you will have time to further explore the valley. You may enhance your journey taking an optional tour to Maras saltpans and Moray crop circles.

    Night in Sacred Valley.

  9. Day 9 Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

    Enjoy a one day guided Inca Trail hike, ending at the Sun Gate overlooking the dramatic Machu Picchu. Although this trek can be physically challenging, it is extremely rewarding as you walk in the footsteps of the Incas.

    Night in Machu Picchu.

  10. Day 10 Cusco

    Return to Machu Picchu to explore the ‘Lost City of the Incas’. Guided tour of the citadel. After your explorations, journey back to Cusco aboard the Vistadome train, savoring incomparable views of the mountain scenery. Returning by train and road. Upon arrival you will have the chance to relax.

    Night in Cusco.

  11. Day 11 Cusco to Lima

    Fly from Cusco back to Lima.

    End of our services.

Hotels

These are some of the hotels we work with, although it is true there is a great list, we choose serious, responsible hotels that are always renewing quality in all their services. You can find very beautiful standard hotels or superior to luxury hotels strategically located in unique places for your visits and adventure. We are committed to offering hospitality and placing you, our guests, at the center of the stage in Peru.

LIMA:

Belmond Miraflores Park Hotel.- Located in the most attractive district of Lima, it has a lush garden, an outdoor swimming pool with ocean views and all the comforts of a luxury hotel. Belmond Miraflores Park is a true urban sanctuary next to the city’s cultural treasures.


Jose Antonio Deluxe Lima.- Modern, attentive and with a strategic location, the hotel invites you to discover the best of Miraflores and Lima.


Allpa.- Allpa Hotel & Suites is located in the heart of Miraflores district. It has easy access to the main attractions of the city of Lima. It offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi and a restaurant. All rooms are spacious, have LCD TV and minibar. All have a private bathroom and some have a bathtub.


AREQUIPA:

Casa Andina Select.- It is located in the main square of Arequipa, next to the cathedral. It offers an outdoor pool and WiFi throughout.


San Agustin Posada del Monasterio.- The hotel occupies an 18th-century mansion located near the main square, offers WiFi and is located in front of the Monastery of Santa Catalina.


CHIVAY:

Casa Andina Standard Colca.- It is located in Chivay, next to the Colca Valley. This secluded hotel has traditional stone cottages. The hotel restaurant serves a variety of Peruvian cuisine and is supplied by its own orchard, it also benefits from a terrace with a fountain and a cozy lounge with fireplace.


Belmond Las Casitas.- This hotel offers luxurious country-style villas with private fireplace and Wi-Fi connection. It has a spa for massage and aromatherapy sessions and an outdoor pool, all integrated into the beautiful surroundings of Colca Canyon.


La Casa de MamaYacchi.- The rooms of this basic hotel have a quiet atmosphere, offer spectacular views and include heating. They also have a private bathroom with a shower.


PUNO:

Libertador Lake Titicaca.- The rooms of this hotel are elegant, spacious and equipped with air conditioning, TV, minibar and private bathroom. In addition, they have beautiful panoramic views of Lake Titicaca.


Titilaka Hotel.- If you want to be in the most remote place on earth and away from civilization in a beautiful and luxurious hotel, this is your chance to live life and nature between Lake Titicaca and the sky.


Jose Antonio.- Jose Antonio Puno Hotel offers comfortable accommodation and a restaurant. It also provides wifi connection. All rooms include heating, private bathroom, cable TV, balcony overlooking Lake Titicaca and daily breakfast.


Tierra Viva.- Tierra Viva Puno Plaza Hotel is located 50 meters from the main square of Puno, the Cathedral and the main street Jiron Lima. It offers Wi-Fi connection. The rooms are spacious and bright and decorated with elegant furniture and large windows. All have a private bathroom with toiletries. Some also have a breakfast bar and a balcony.


CUSCO:

Monasterio Hotel.- This former monastery of the year 1592 offers luxury colonial-style accommodation around a patio. It is located in the historic center of the city of Cusco, 2 blocks from the Plaza de Armas. The walls of Belmond Monasterio Hotel are decorated with works of religious art. The rooms are equipped with TV and Wi-Fi. Oxygen-enriched rooms are also available. It is located 5 km from Velasco Astete airport and 20 minutes by car from Poroy train station.


Xima Hotel.- Xima Cusco Hotel is right in front of the largest craft market in the city. It offers modern rooms with buffet breakfast included. All rooms are equipped with a flat-screen LCD cable TV. Some have a balcony. There is also free wired internet connection in all facilities. In addition, it has a spa where special treatments and relaxing massages are offered in a unique environment, using special elements and techniques of the Inca culture that revitalize the body, mind and spirit. The spa also has a sauna, hot tub and special oxygen room.


Casa Don Ignacio.- This hotel is located in Cusco and offers elegant decoration, Wi-Fi connection and daily buffet breakfast. The rooms have a flat-screen TV with cable channels. In addition, the private bathroom includes a shower, free toiletries and towels. Some rooms have a balcony with city views. Don Ignacio is an 8-minute walk from Cusco’s main square. The accommodation features luggage storage and is 6 km from Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport.


VALLE SAGRADO:

Tambo del Inka.- This luxury establishment located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, is the only hotel in Urubamba that has a private train station with connections to Machu Picchu. The establishment has a swimming pool and spa. The rooms are elegant and feature regional fabrics and a typical local design. All have a private balcony with views of the natural environment, LCD TV, exclusive marble bathroom. A buffet breakfast is offered daily.


Tierra Viva Valle.- This establishment is part of Tierra Viva hotels chain and is located in Urubamba, in the heart of the Sacred Valley, 60 km from the center of Cuzco and only 11 km from Ollantaytambo, the starting point to reach Machu Picchu and the last train station before reaching the citadel. There is parking. The architecture of Tierra Viva Sacred Valley Urubamba follows the typical design of the rural areas of Cuzco. The rooms are designed with a mixture of wood that gives them a warm and cozy atmosphere. They have heating and private balcony or terrace overlooking the valley. It has a total of 36 superior double and double rooms. All rooms have private bathroom, large or extra large orthopedic mattress, LCD cable TV, telephone with national and international call service and free Wi-Fi.


MACHU PICCHU:

Tierra Viva MachuPicchu.- The hotel features stunning views of the surrounding hills. It is a 5-minute walk from the bus station and has comfortable and quiet rooms with air conditioning. It offers a panoramic solarium and free Wi-Fi access throughout. The rooms are very quiet and equipped with private cable TV, minibar and private bathroom with shower. Some offer views of the hills. Cusco train station is a 10-minute walk away.


Sumaq MachuPicchu.- This luxury hotel offers a privileged location along the Urubamba River and only 20 minutes by bus from the archaeological zone of Machu Picchu. It offers comfort, elegance and tranquility, in addition to an Andean design. There is free WiFi. It offers spacious and luxurious rooms with seating areas. All have cable TV and heating. Some rooms have a private balcony with views of the mountains and the Urubamba River. The Qunuq à la carte restaurant serves Peruvian cuisine. Guests can also enjoy a drink at the Suquy Cafe & Bar. Guests can enjoy total relaxation at the Aqlla Spa.

Colca Canyon is 165 km from the city of Arequipa. The main town we will reach is Chivay at a height of 3,640 meters above sea level. The canyon is one of the deepest in the world with 4,150 meters deep.

On the route to Chivay you will see many domesticated and non-domesticated camelids such as llamas, alpacas and the famous vicuñas, perhaps also some vizcachas that are similar to squirrels but much larger. This whole region is a protected area. Condors can be seen mainly flying over the Colca canyon, but they may also accompany you on the route.

The transfer in private mobility takes about 5 hours from Chivay to Puno, the route is paved with impressive landscapes until reaching the shores of Lake Titicaca where the city of Puno is located.

There are 11 kilometers. Generally, our clients do it in 5 to 6 hours walking; we have experience carrying groups of families with children from 8 years of age.