Peru Classic Escapade – 7 Days

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As every detail matters, we have perfectly crafted a lovely escapade to Peru on a 7-day journey that will take through Lima and Cusco. Take pleasure on visiting the historical sides of Lima and enjoy of its delicious cuisine while in Cusco we will learn everything about the ancient Incas its history and rich culture […]
  • Vacation style

    Cultural, Nature

  • Holiday type

    Luxury

  • Activity level

    Easy

    2/10

  • Group size

    Private

PERU CLASSIC ESCAPADE – 7 DAYS

EXPERTISE

We have a expert team of travel specialists, who have all turned their passion for travel into a vocation. Between them, they have visited nearly every corner of Peru and Bolivia.

FLEXIBILITY

We curate tailor-made, truly individual travel experiences for our clients. View Latin America approach leaves our travellers with unforgettable memories.

24/7 ASSISTANCE

At every stage of your holiday, from inception to conclusion, a View Latin America hand will be there to guide you.

WE ARE THE OPERATORS

View Latin America is the Operator of all your experiences in Peru and Bolivia, This ensures a seamless holiday experience.

DAY 1
: WELCOME TO THE CITY OF KINGS (B, D)

Upon your arrival, you will be warmly welcome by a View Peru representative into the city of Kings, then you will be transfer to your hotel.
On the way your itinerary will be reviewed and all the questions you may have will be answered. Once you are settle at your hotel the rest of the day will be yours to explore at your leisure.

By the evening we have made reservations in a fine restaurant for you to taste the delicacies that the Peruvian cuisine has to offer. When you have finished you will be taken back to your hotel and rest peacefully for your next day adventures.

DAY 2
LIMA CITY TOUR (B, L)

Today the adventures will be officially starting, as we take a private city tour through Lima of half day. The capital of Peru is very complex and has sharp contrast between its colonial and modern sides that we will discover on our visit.

The historical city center was declared World Heritage Site by the UNESCO on 1991 due to its beautiful and important buildings. We will walk towards the colonial main square of Lima where we will find the gorgeous Cathedral, San Francisco Convent that shelters the mysterious catacombs. Of course, your knowledgeable and private guide will provide major details on the history of the city as well as explaining the meaning it has on these days.
The next stop on our excursion is to visit the most modern and residential parts of Lima, the high end neighborhoods of San Isidro and Miraflores, surely the most elegant face of the city. After you guide have solved every questions you may have and you understand more of the capital, then you will transfer back to your hotel.

DAY 3
WELCOME TO CUSCO & THE SACRED VALLEY (B, L, D)

Upon your arrival, you will be welcome warmly by your expert guide, to start this amazing adventure ahead. You will then be transfer towards the Sacred Valley, which is the perfect area to get acclimatized to the high altitude of Cusco city.

As we make our way to Pisac to firstly visit a vibrant and cheerful market that lays in the main square of this town.
As we make our way to Pisac to firstly visit a vibrant and cheerful market that lays in the main square of this town. Since ancient times this markets have been the meeting point for the communities to trade products, although nowadays the locals bring more diverse products for instance beautiful textiles made of alpaca and sheep wool, silver and golden jewelry, colorful clothing, blankets and many more item that perhaps you would like to purchase as a souvenirs.

After that, it will be time to enjoy of a delightful lunch made of local and organic ingredients grown at the Sacred Valley. Once you have finished with lunch, we will then move to Ollantaytambo town where we will discover this amazing fortress that has the same exact name beautifully decorated by its terraces and tambos, and the perfect spot where you will be introduced to the Incas ancient world by your knowledgeable guide. At the evening, we have arranged for you to have a fine dinner in an exclusive restaurant to enjoy of the delightful Peruvian cuisine. The rest of the evening will be yours to unwind and relax at your leisure.

DAY 4
ON ROUTE TO EXPLORE THE COLORFUL SACRED VALLEY (B, L, D)

Another day of this lovely journey, after an early arise and breakfast we will be pick up from your hotel and then transfer you to the train station in Urubamba, for you to board the high end Sacred Valley train that will take you to Aguas Calientes. This incredible experience takes about 3 hours a sense opening experience while your lungs are filled by pure air accompanied by the natural fragrance of the valley, do not miss the opportunity to capture these precious moments with your camera.

On the route a delightful gourmet lunch will be served, also a glass of wine and delicate petit fours to accompanied this meal. On your arrival to Aguas Calientes (2070 mts/6791.3 ft), you will be greeted by a View Peru representative whom will escort you to your hotel. Once you are settle into your lush hotel, the rest of the evening is yours to explore at your leisure.
You may want to visit the artisanal market where you can find various handcrafts and beautiful souvenirs, also at the most suitable time you have included the admission fee of the hot springs of Aguas Calientes, the perfect opportunity to relish and relax. By the evening your dinner will be served at your hotel restaurant.

DAY 5
MACHU PICCHU (B, L)

Finally, the most exciting day on our journey has arrived. Once you have finished with an exquisite breakfast at your hotel.

After that, our expert guide will pick you up in order to board the bus up to the citadel in a30 mins ride. Sometimes and usually during the high season (from April to July) the queues can be longer than expected but please be patient the wait will be worth it!
The first sigh of this impressive citadel will leave you breathless and as you walk through its most important enclosures, as you walk your guide will provide much details on the history and lifestyle of the Incas, the secrets and theories that surrounds Machu Picchu and how possibly could have been the construction of this massive citadel. After absorbing all that knowledge and all your questions had been solved you will have some time on your own to capture these precious moments with your camera in as many pictures as you desire.

By the afternoon, a delightful buffet lunch at Sanctuary Lodge awaits you, enjoy of the various dishes they have on display. After you have enjoyed lunch, we will head back to Aguas Calientes, to board your comfortable wagon to commence your return to Cusco. On your arrival a kind representative will be waiting for you to take to your lush hotel in the city.

DAY 6
CUSCO WALKING TOUR & BAR CRAWL (B, L, D)

Cusco is a magical city and today you will be able to discover its cobblestone streets. Once you have relaxed after having an exquisite breakfast, you will pick you up from your hotel to start the walking tour where our first stop is right at the main square. From there we will focus on the Cathedral that has this colonial and baroque architecture and your expert guide will give you more insight on the history of this precious building, moving on we will then visit Recocijo Square and the Convent of San Francisco as we pass by these place you will discover Cusco from other perspective. Our last but not least stop is San Pedro Market, this vibrant and very well stock market offers various products from souvenir to groceries, explore the different stalls and learn more of the local products along your guide.

Once your tour has finished you will have some time at your leisure perhaps you decide to buy some souvenirs for your love one at home. By the evening, we have organized a special and fun night out, as we will visit 3 famous establishments and restaurants in the city.
Tonight you will improve your knowledge on Pisco the Peruvian high proof spirit.

Our first stop will be at Pachapapa where you will taste your first cocktail based on Pisco, then Kion restaurant awaits to make your second tastion on an amazing cocktail and finally to crown our night you will have a last Pisco drink at Calle del Medio accompanied by some snacks. Since this is your last evening at this magical city, we have made reservation for your farewell dinner with view over the main square.

DAY 7
TRANSFER OUT (B)

On these lovely morning, you will indulge on your last breakfast as this adventure is coming to an end. At the most suitable time you will be taken to the airport, of course this will be according to your travel schedule for you to board calmly your flight back to Lima.

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