Judd at Sacsayhuaman
Hendrik at Machu Picchu
Day 1 Lima
Lima full city tour, stay at our hotel– Peru RoadTrip B&B located only 10 minutes from Lima International Airport, 15 minutes from Miraflores, and 20 minutes from the historic downtown.
Day 2 Ica-Huacachina
After a satisfying breakfast depart from Peru RoadTrip B&B and drive 3 hours to Ica where we will enjoy a nice lunch followed by a trip to the museum in Ica and a tour of one of the local bodegas where you will enjoy sampling Pisco and observe the process of how it is made.
The afternoon consists of an exciting dune buggy ride in some of the world’s largest dunes and get a chance to try out sandboarding , a sport that is growing in popularity worldwide. After witnessing a stunning sunset you will be transferred back to your 3 star hotel in the oasis town of Huacachina.
Day 3 Paracas-Tampumayu
On day 3 you will be getting an early start leaving Huacachina by 7am to drive 1 hour to Paracas Nature Reserve. You will take a boat ride around this marine sanctuary in the Pacific Ocean and afterward have some time to explore the reserve by land.
After grabbing lunch you will drive to Tampumayu resort located beautifully alongside the River at the base of the Andes. Here you will enjoy dinner at their restaurant and be able to relax comfortably in your private room.
Day 4 Cusco
You will be able to sleep in this morning, and when everyone is ready you will begin your 5 hour drive to Cusco arriving no later than 5pm. After checking into your 3 star hotel near the Plaza de Armas you will have the evening free to explore the city and check out the many great restaurants.
Day 5 Cusco
This day you will want to take it easy to get acclimated to the high elevation so we will leisurely take you around to the numerous ruins and viewpoints surrounding the city. These include Sacsayhuaman , Puca Pucara, ……..
Day 6 Sacred Valley Ollantaytambo Aguas Caliente
Today is a full day so we will be leaving Cusco early stopping at Moray, …….. You will take the train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Caliente arriving at night to your 3 star hotel. This evening you will have dinner at Chullpi Machu Picchu Restaurant and if you have energy you can take a dip in the hot springs.
Day 7 Machu Picchu
Your hotel will have breakfast and a box lunch waiting for you when you get up at 4:30am to catch the sunrise at Machu Picchu. You will take the 20 minute bus ride up to the park and your guide will meet you outside the entrance. Once inside the park you will have a guided tour for a couple hours and then you will have the chance to climb either Huaynu Picchu or the newly opened Machu Picchu Mountain.
In the afternoon you will take the train back to Ollantaytambo and drive back to Cusco.
Day 8 Cusco
Free day to rest and roam around the city
Day 9 Nazca
An early departure from Cusco will put you in Nazca by sundown.
Day 10 Lima
The flights over the Nazca lines are best in the mornings, so after breakfast you will arrive at the airfield and get onboard for your 45 minute ride over the mysterious lines in the desert**. If small planes are not your thing you can ask to be taken to the viewing tower just north of the city.
** Flights are an extra fee of $150 per person
You will stop for lunch at one of our favorite restaurants in Chincha and once again be blown away by Peruvian cuisine.
This evening you will arrive back in Lima at Peru RoadTrip B&B
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Extra Day Options:
If you have a bit more time for your journey you should check out these additions:
|Additional Days||Price Per Person|
|Puno and Lake Titicaca, Uros Islands, and Homestay on the island of Amantani||2-3||$500|
|Arequipa and Colca Canyon||2-3||$500|
Included in the price of the tour:
- Free stay at Peru RoadTrip B&B 1 night before and 1 night after trip
- All breakfasts
- Box lunch at Machu Picchu
- All hotels…. No less than 3 star
- Access to your guide 24 hours per day
- Private transportation in an SUV
- Guide at Machu Picchu
- All entrance fees into parks, ruins, points of interest
- Bus and train tickets to Machu Picchu
- Recommendations on restaurants
- Dune Buggy and Sandboarding tour
- Bodega Visit
- Lunches & Dinners/ snacks/ drinks
- Flights to and from Lima
- Flights over the Nazca Lines
- Museums and sites not included in the Cusco Tourist Ticket
- Travelers insurance