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$789 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Best of Peru 6-Day Cusco, Machu Picchu, and Lake Titicaca Tour

Day 1: ARRIVE IN CUSCOUpon your arrival at Cusco airport, your guide will meet you and share an overview of what you can expect over the course of the next 6 days as you are driven to your hotel. There's also an optional city tour of Cusco available (own expense). Overnight at a 3-star hotel: Casa Andina Classic or similar standardDay 2: SACRED VALLEY TOUR WITH CONNECTION TO AGUAS CALIENTESAfter breakfast, your guide will pick you up between 7:30 to 7:50am. You'll then drive to the Sacred Valley along the Urubamba River, visiting Pisac Market, the Pisac Inca site, Urubamba (lunch stop), and Ollantaytambo. Later board the train to Aguas Calientes.Overnight at 3-star hotels: Casa Andina, Santuario, Intipunku, Hatun Samay or Waman Hotel.DAY 3: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCOAfter breakfast, your guide will pick you up from the hotel and you'll board the bus up to Machu Picchu. Enjoy a guided tour of this iconic Inca site (around 3 hours), then have free time to explore the impressive citadel on your own. Later, take the bus down to Aguas Calientes for lunch (own expense). After lunch, board the train to Ollantaytaytambo, where you'll finish the trip with a drive back to Cusco.Overnight at 3-star hotels: Casa Andina Classic or similar standardDAY 4: GUIDED BUS TOUR FROM CUSCO TO PUNOAfter breakfast, you will be taken to the bus station for a guided bus tour en route to Puno from Cusco, with included drinks included and an English-speaking guide. Stop along the way in Andahuaylillas "The Sistine Chapel," Raqchi, Sisucani (lunch), La Raya (the border between Cusco and Puno), and Pucara.Overnight at 3-star hotels: Casa Andina Classic or similar standardDAY 5: FULL DAY UROS AND TAQUILE ISLAND - PUNOAfter breakfast, you'll be picked up before 7am at your hotel and head to the Puno port, where you'll board a motor boat and set off to explore Lake Titicaca. Sail for 30 minutes to reach Uros, a floating island made entirely out of reeds. Continue to Taquile Island to visit the famous weavers and enjoy a traditional lunch. End around 4:30pm when you're transferred back to your hotel.Overnight at 3-star hotels: Casa Andina Classic or similar standardDAY 6: DEPART FROM PUNOAfter breakfast, you will have 2 options to depart: Option A: Transfer from Puno to Juliaca (JUL) airport and take a flight back to Lima.Option B: Transfer to the bus station and board the bus back to Cusco arriving around 3:30pm.Please note: for guests who request to do a Lake Titicaca homestay, please bear in mind that you will have the overnight with your host family on day five at Amantani Island, returning back to Puno city on Day 6 around 4:00pm.

$75 Tours & Sightseeing

Cusco to Puno via Andahuaylillas and Raqch'i

Your day will start between 7:00 to 7:15am with transfer and pickup from your hotel to the bus station.At 7:30am we'll depart from Cusco to Andahuaylillas travelling on a tourist bus and arriving at approximately 8:15am.Between 8:15 to 8:45am visit the church of San Pedro Andahuaylillas and at 8:50am we'll get on board of the bus again and drive to Raqchi arriving at 10:40am. Enjoy a guided tour of the complex and Inca Temple of Raqchi finishing at 11:20am. After the guided tour get on board of the bus for a ride to Sicuani where we'll arrive at 12:30pm.12:30 until 2:00pm lunch at local restaurant buffet.At 2:05pm we get on board again and drive to La Raya where we'll arrive at 2:40pm. We'll have a quick stop here to take pictures of white snow-capped mountains. This is the highest point on the tour from Cusco to Puno.Between 2:50pm to 3:40pm tourist bus ride to the town of Pucara followed by a guided tour of the Vilage and Museum of Pucara.We'll start our drive to Puno at 4:20pm arriving at 5:00pm where the tour finishes.

$189 Cultural & Theme Tours

Puno to Tinajani Private Full-Day Tour with Sillustani, Lampa

Your day tour starts with early morning pickup in the center of Puno for the 45-minute drive to your first stop, Sillustani, where you'll spend about one hour. This complex on the shores of Umayo Lagoon is known for its funerary towers (chullpas) from pre-Inca and Inca cultures that stand as tall as 40 feet (12 meters). Next, continue your tour to 'the Pink City' of Lampa, arriving in the mid-morning. Visit Templo de Santiago Apostol, a church and national monument that dates back to 1675, known for its catacombs and a replica sculpture of the Pietà by Michelangelo. Then depart Lampa for Pucará, where you'll arrive around midday. Enjoy a 1-hour visit at the Lithic Museum and the Pukara Archaeological Site, an important ceremonial center for the Pucará culture. You will have half an hour for a box lunch.Then head to your last destination, Tinajani. You'll spend about 1.5 hours in this canyon to see its rock formations, red sandstone deposits, and volcanic rocks millions of years old, formed as a result of wind, hail, snow, and rain. After your time here, your day trip ends with the 3-hour drive back to Puno for drop-off in the city.

$86.25 Day Trips & Excursions

Sun Route From Cusco

Itinerary 07:00 – 07:15 We will pick you up from your hotel and head to the bus station. 07:30 – 08:15 We will take a bus from cusco to Andahuaylillas. 08:15 – 08:45 We will visit the church of San Pedro de Andahuaylillas. 08:50 – 10:40 Bus to Raqchi. 10:45 – 11:20 Guided tour of the Inca temple at Raqchi. 11:25 – 12:30 Bus to Sicuani. 12:30 – 14:00 Buffet lunch in a local restraunt. 14:05 – 14:40 Bus trip to La Raya. 14:40 – 14:50 We will stop in La Raya to take picture of snow covered mountains. This is the highest point between Cusco and Puno. 14:50 – 15:40 We will take a bus to Pucara. 15:40 – 16:20 Guided tour of the town and the museum in Pucara. 16:20 – 17:00 We will go by bus to Puno. Attractions Included in this tour: Andahuaylillas Raqchi La Raya Pass Juliaca Pucara

$1072 Day Trips & Excursions

Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, Cusco, Machu Picchu - 12 Days 11 Nights

Day 1, Pickup from the Airport / Bus terminal in Arequipa city & transfer to the hotelDay 2, AM - Time at leisure, 14:00-Guided Tour in Arequipa City & Monastery of "Santa Catalina"Day 3, 08:00-Pick up from the hotel in Arequipa & guided transfer to the town of Chivay (Colca Canyon), 4h30m drive, enjoy fantastic scenaries. See the volcanoes range from "Patapampa" (highest point 19 200 feet). 12.45-Arrival to Chivay. Lunch included & transfer to the hotel in Chivay. PM-Time at leisure. 19:30-Dinner includedDay 4, 06:00-Early pick up from the hotel & transfer to the "Cruz del Condor". Time at leisure to observe the Condor and make pictures. Narration by the local tour guide. Return to Chivay. 12:00-Lunch included in the town of Chivay. Return to Arequipa cityDay 5, 07:00-Pick up from the hotel and transfer to the bus station. Bus trip from Arequipa city to Puno city. 14:30-Arrival to Puno city and transfer to the hotelDay 6, 07:00-Full day guided tour in Lake Titicaca. Visit the floating islands Uros, and enjoy great view of lake Titicaca and the community of Taquile. Lunch included in Taquile island Amantani island. Return to Puno city & transfer to the hotelDay 7, 06:30-Pick up from the hotel to the bus station. Guided transfer from Puno to Cusco. Stops on the way: The lithic Museum of Pucara, La Raya at 14 200 feet (highest point), The Inca Temple of Wiracocha god, The church of Andahuaylillas. Buffet Lunch included in Sicuani. 17:00 - Arrival to Cusco city & transfer to the hotelDay 8, AM-Time at leisure. 13:00-Guided tour in Cathedral of Cusco, Convent of Santo Domingo, The inca sites of Saksaywaman, Qenqo and TambomachayDay 9, 08:00-Full day guided tour in the Sacred Valley of the Incas and the towns of Pisaq, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero. Buffet Lunch included in Urubamba. Return to Cusco city & transfer to the hotelDay 10, AM-Transfer to the train station. Take the train to the town of Aguas Calientes. At your arrival you will be met by the guide to the informed about the tour in Machu Picchu next dayDay 11, AM-Transfer from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu. Get a 2-hour guided tour in Machu Picchu. Time at leisure in the Inca citadel. PM-Return to Aguas Calientes. Take the train back to Ollantaytambo / Cusco cityDay 12, Transfer from the hotel to the Airport / Bus station

$1056 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca (rural overnight), Cusco, Machu Picchu - 13 Days 12 Nights

Day 1, Pickup from the Airport / Bus terminal in Arequipa city & transfer to the hotelDay 2, AM - Time at leisure, 14:00-Guided Tour in Arequipa City & Monastery of "Santa Catalina"Day 3, 08:00-Pick up from the hotel in Arequipa & guided transfer to the town of Chivay (Colca Canyon), 4h30m drive, enjoy fantastic scenaries. See the volcanoes range from "Patapampa" (highest point 19 200 feet). 12.45-Arrival to Chivay. Lunch included & transfer to the hotel in Chivay. PM-Time at leisure. 19:30-Dinner includedDay 4, 06:00-Early pick up from the hotel & transfer to the "Cruz del Condor". Time at leisure to observe the Condor and make pictures. Narration by the local tour guide. Return to Chivay. 12:00-Lunch included in the town of Chivay. Return to Arequipa cityDay 5, 07:00-Pick up from the hotel and transfer to the bus station. Bus trip from Arequipa city to Puno city. 14:30-Arrival to Puno city and transfer to the hotelDay 6, 08:00-2 days 1 Night Guided Tour in Lake Titicaca. Visit the floating islands Uros, Spend a night with a rural family in Amantani island. Lunch and Dinner are included and provided by the local family in Amantani island. Accommodation by the local rural familyDay 7, 07:30-Breakfast included and provided by the family in Amantani island, Boat ride to Taquile island and guided tour in the community. Lunch included in Taquile Island. Return to Puno city & transfer to the hotelDay 8, 06:30-Pick up from the hotel to the bus station. Guided transfer from Puno to Cusco. Stops on the way: The lithic Museum of Pucara, La Raya at 14 200 feet (highest point), The Inca Temple of Wiracocha god, The church of Andahuaylillas. Buffet Lunch included in Sicuani. 17:00 - Arrival to Cusco city & transfer to the hotelDay 9, AM-Time at leisure. 13:00-Guided tour in Cathedral of Cusco, Convent of Santo Domingo, The inca sites of Saksaywaman, Qenqo and TambomachayDay 10, 08:00-Full day guided tour in the Sacred Valley of the Incas and the towns of Pisaq, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero. Buffet Lunch included in Urubamba. Return to Cusco city & transfer to the hotelDay 11, AM-Transfer to the train station. Take the train to the town of Aguas Calientes. At your arrival you will be met by the guide to the informed about the tour in Machu Picchu next dayDay 12, AM-Transfer from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu. Get a 2-hour guided tour in Machu Picchu. Time at leisure in the Inca citadel. PM-Return to Aguas Calientes. Take the train back to Ollantaytambo / Cusco cityDay 13, Transfer from the hotel to the Airport / Bus station

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