Peru Tours having this plan Tour Lima Sacred Valley Machupicchu Puno 11D10N, is to discover Peru and its greatness wonders for all the visitor and having one of the new seventh wonders in the world for you in Peru Tour for 11 days on the way to Machupicchu, so picking you up in Lima and then tour Peru’s capital city and explore Lima’s nightlife or sample some of its famed dishes such as ceviche and Pisco sour drink.
Fly Cusco and transfer to your hotel and then time to explore Cusco city, which ones was the capital of the Incas and then the next day explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas and then Machupicchu tour and then ready to vist all the important places on the way Puno and by the end the magic Lake Titicaca, floating islands and then transfer to the Juliaca airport and the end of this tour Lima Sacred Valley Machupicchu Puno 11d10n.
Day1: Arrive Lima City Tour (Overnight Hotel Lima).
Day2: Arrive Cusco and Cusco City Tour (Overnight Hotel Cusco).
Day3: Sacred Valley of the Incas (Pisaq, Ollantaytambo & Chincheros(Overnight Hotel Cusco).
Days 4 – 5 : Start the Lares Trek ( overnight camping with llamas and alpacas)
Days6: Train Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes Town (Overnight Hotel Aguas Calientes).
Day7: Aguas Calientes Town to Machu Picchu Inca Site (Overnight Hotel Cusco).
Day8: Travel to Cusco to Puno visiting Andahuaylillas church, Raqchi Inca temple, Pucapucara lytic Museum, then the way to
Days 9: Visit the beautiful floating island named Uros and Amantani, Taquile Island on Lake Titicaca (Overnight Amantani home stay).
Day10: Island Visits – Taquile Island (Overnight Hotel Puno).
Day11: Transfer to your Hotel in Puno (end of the Service)
If arriving during the day, your Hotel will be in the neighborhood of Miraflores, with good shopping and restaurants, and you’ll have an included City Tour in the afternoon. If arriving late at night, you’ll be close to the airport for a bit more sleep before your next day’s flight, and you’ll have a tour of Lima Capital upon your return.
After checking into your Hotel, we go to the Plaza de Armas, the center of old Colonial Cuzco and then climb up to the ruins of Sacsayhuaman above town for outstanding views and depending on your arrival time to have extra time for shopping or more Inca sightseeing in the afternoon around Cusco City.
Enjoying the outstanding views with snowcapped mountainS and then see some farming towns along the road and some archaeological sites of Pisaq and Ollantaytambo and learn about the local farmers people, their way of life and their traditional weaving techniques and then we go to Chincheros where explore the last place of the sacred valley of the Incas and then the way back to Cusco.(HOTEL)
We leave from Cusco early in the morning by bus and ride through the Sacred Valley and arrive to Lares Valley where we find some natural hot spring, with many pools and having breakfast here and then get ready to walk, through the nice Valley of Huaccawasi Inca community and spend the overnight here and then sharing some local drinking chocolate with Inca people.
Distance of hiking: 6 hours and 12km
Maximum altitude point: 3,800 m (aprox.)
Campsite altitude: 3,800 m (aprox.)
Wake up by 6:am and breakfast then we hike on the gentle way up for four hours to the magic pass named the condor pass, which is located at 4600 masl, from where we see some snowcapped mountains and some lagoons having the shape of South America map then after some photos we walk 30 minutes down to the lunch place named Aurayccocha, located at 4000 masl and then after lunch we walk 2 hours down for the campsite named Mantanay, located at 3600 masl, surrounded by native forest.
Total distance of hiking: 15 km
Estimated walking time: 7 hours
Maximum altitude point: 4,600 m
Campsite altitude: 3,600 m (aprox.)
Today we hike through the valley full of native trees forest for four hours and arriving to the place named Yanahuara which is famous for the largest corn grain in the world and also here the farmers drink as daily drink the corn beer, and have their houses made with mud brick and having tiled roof with some small clay bulls on the top of the roof as symbol of being Catholics.
Also between the small clay bulls on the roof, you see tiny wooden cross, so here is lunch and afterward we say good bye to the hiking team, then we ride our car for 40 minutes to Ollantaytambo so, here if we have some free time we can wlak around the place and then we ride the train dawn to Aguas Calientes town and drop you off at your hostel.
Today we hike: 4 hours 8 k.m
Wake up at 4:30am then breakfast and afterward we go for the bus, with you tour guide and ride the bus for 30 minutes and as soon as we get to Machupicchu we take you tot he view point and then tour guiding in the city for 2 hours and the half and then enjoy your free time and then the bus way dawn to Aguas Calientes town for the lunch and the train the way back to Ollantaytambo.
Then bus to Cusco and arrive by 8:pm and drop you off at you hotel and then have some dinner, so Cusco is known as a place of Andean cuisine and have many options of restaurants to have some Peruvian cuisine food.
Bus ride from Cusco to Puno with stops at some important places along the road like the first Rachi Inca site and then la Raya the which you reed below) Leaving Cusco at 7:00 am arriving to Puno at 5:00 pm, then taken to your Hotel.
It is named the “Sixtine Chapel of America” and in some sense the comparison examples of the Andean popular religious art. The church of Andahuaylias is a jewelry of the mestizo Baroque architecture that developed in Cusco. Its nave presents profuse decoration, especially in the celling decorated with carved panels which is a recover with pan de oro (type of gold decoration).
(Temple of Wiracocha God): To 121 Km of Cusco, it was an Inca church of monumental dimensions: 100 meters of length by 26 meters of wide and 14 meters of height; the temple is divided in two naves and each nave shows basics of 11 giant columns. The bases of the church are built perfectly in carving stones continued with adobe or mud brick. It is appreciated some beautiful warehouses in round shaped and also some street having some alignment with sun rise of solstices.
Media point in the route of Cusco – Puno. It is the highest part, it has 4335 meters above sea level, we can appreciate beautiful landscapes, full of llamas, alpacas and vicunas, which geographic union between two cultures Quechua and Aymaras, we can see the arid Altiplano and dry union with the Quechua zone with rivers and valleys.
It is the most important and oldest ceremonial center of the Altiplano, preceding to Tiahuanaco, characterized by a series of echelonplatforms Ceremonial Center. It’s also possible to appreciate some stone monuments
Wake by 6:am and have breakfast and then we ride you to the port and then ride the motor boat excursion on the Lake Titicaca and visit unique floating islands of Uros and in brief some explanation from your local tour guide about it and ride the traditional reed boat for a while.
Then time to ride our boat to Amantani Island, which is inhabited by over 3,000 Quechua people still governed by their ancient traditions and whose main occupations are the production of ceramics and textiles and then explore the Inca archaeological remains of the island, named Pachatata and Pachamama.
The positive energy here is so powerful, once you climb to the top of the summit of this island, you will be enjoying some panoramic views of the lake and appreciate the amazing sunset, above the peninsulas of the lake, during the dry season and
at night have some traditional dinner and later by 8:pm be ready for some local party, which last for two hours and then time to bed.
After breakfast we ride you to the port to the next Taquile Irland and see ther islanders and enjoy the oustanding views and watch these traditional people how they wear their clothes.
Have some traditional lunch with islander and plenty photos, mainly amazing view and see also the Crafts made by these people and then the way back to Puno City.
We take you to the airport if you have some flight From Juliaca town to Lima. International flights may depart any time after 12pm
Add on the Nazca Lines, the Amazon Rainforest, Colca Canyon, and other extension tours or treks. Please Let us know.
Credit cards and debit cards are very useful for cash advances. Visa cards are the most widely accepted cards. While ATMs are widely available, there are no guarantees that your credit cards or debit cards will actually work in Peru.
Please be advised that slightly torn notes, notes that have been heavily marked or are faded may be difficult to exchange. It is best to bring notes in fairly good condition in denominations lower than 100 US$ (or equivalent).
Rain is possible at any time of year, especially in high mountains and cloud forest and one should always be prepared. The climate in sites we will visit is as follows:
Cuzco: Days are warm if sunny and slightly chilly if cloudy and then nights is cold in Cuzco.
Lima: warm to hot days cool evenings almost never any rain
Machu Picchu: Lower and warmer than Cuzco with rain possible all year round
Puno: Days are warm if sunny slightly chilly if cloudy and nights are cold in Puno
For your international flights, please check with your airline. Within Peru, you are allowed 20 kilos (44 lbs) of checked baggage, as well as one carry-on and another small, purse-like item. The carry-on size regulations are the same as international carry-on size regulations
Automatic cash points are available in Lima like Cuzco and Puno and Visa and then MasterCard, Plus and Cirrus are the most common usable types of cards and traveler’s checks (American Express is best!) or a Visa or MasterCard for cash advances are also options and do not bring money grams or International money orders as they are extremely difficult to exchange.
We help you with the exchange money from dollars to soles in the safe way
Double room with twin beds in Hotels: US$ 2500.00 per person
Note: We do some discount this year 2017 for this