Overview

From clear turquoise seas to the coffee farms and cloud forests of Chiriquí, Panama can be as chilled out or as thrilling as you wish.

What’s included

• Arrival and departure transfers
• Meet and greet upon arrival
• 2 nights in Lima at Courtyard Marriott Lima Miraflores or similar
• 1 night in Machu Picchu at El Mapi Hotel or similar
• 3 nights in Cusco at Maytaq Wasin Boutique Hotel or similar
• Daily breakfast
• Half day guided city tour of Lima (Modern & Colonial)
• Full day guided excursion to Machu Picchu with Train Ride (ON Expedition) and buffet lunch
• Transfers throughout the itinerary
• English speaking guides & representatives
• All entrance fees

Not Included

• Domestic flights: Lima – Cusco- Lima (approximately $250 roundtrip)

Details

Duration: 7 days & 6 nights

Travel Style: Active Adventure

Minimum Passengers: 2
Based on double occupancy

Type of Service: Shared
Small group experience | All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Full itinerary
Please Note

While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour you will be advised of any amendments.

Accommodations

Below is an example of the hotel we may use in this city. For the actual hotel your specific departure will be using, please check your voucher.

DAY 1 | (ARRIVAL)

Upon arrival at the airport, our host will meet and assist you in transferring to the hotel. Note: Please arrive in Lima at 10:55 AM. For other arrival times, please add $25 per person for arrival transfers. Check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

| Overnight in Lima
DAY 2 | Lima

After breakfast, you will be taken on a guided city tour through Lima’s streets and plazas. The tour starts at the Love Park in Mira Flores, with a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean. After we proceed to the Huaca Pucllana, ceremonial center of the Lima culture. Following we will go to San Isidro, the financial center of the city to visit de Huaca Huallamarca, ancient pre-Incan shrine. Afterward, the tour moves on to the Main Square where the Government Palace and the Town Hall are located. The tour finishes with the visit of the Cathedral and explore the San Francisco convent, built in the seventeenth century, to discover the mystery of its catacombs.

| Overnight in Lima
|  Breakfast
DAY 3 | Lima – Cusco

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Cusco (flight not included, to be booked by agent). Upon arrival at the airport, our host will meet and assist you in transferring to the hotel. Optional: Tour of Cusco and Its Ruins: For the afternoon tour, you will visit the oldest continuously inhabited city in the western hemisphere, including important landmarks of enchanting Cusco and also the nearby ruins of Kenko, Puca-Pucara, Tambomachay as well as the Sacsayhuaman fortress. It was once the center of the Inca civilization; modern Cusco is a delightful combination of Inca and colonial architecture. During the tour, you will visit Cusco’s Cathedral, Santo Domingo Church, and the Plaza de Armas.

| Overnight in Cusco 
|  Breakfast
DAY 4 |  Cusco – Machu Picchu

Begin your fourth day with breakfast before taking a train ride through the sacred valley of Urubamba to the “Lost City of the Incas”, Machu Picchu. Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes, you will meet your tour guide at the station and go for a buffet lunch at the El Mapi Hotel. Following lunch, you will ride a bus that will take you to the Machu Picchu citadel. Take as much time as you need to admire these magnificent ruins. You have time at leisure before returning to your hotel in Aguas Calientes.

| Overnight in Machu Pichu 
|  Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 5 |  Machi Picchu – Cusco

After breakfast, do as you please with your free time. You may rest or take another visit to the Ruins. At the arranged time, return via train to Cusco, you will be transferred from the train station via bus to the hotel.

| Overnight in Cusco  
|  Breakfast
DAY 6 | Cusco

After breakfast, there is an Optional Full Day Excursion to the Pisac Indian Market and the Ollantaytambo Fortress. You will ride through the fertile countryside to the colonial village of Pisac. During your visit to the bustling marketplace, you will have the opportunity to bargain with the natives for many different types of Peruvian handicrafts and jewelry. Following lunch, the tour continues to the village of Ollantaytambo for a visit to its impressive Inca fortress. In the afternoon return to Cusco.

| Overnight in Cusco  
|  Breakfast
DAY 7 | (DEPART)

After breakfast, enjoy the morning on your own. You will later be transferred to the airport for your departure to Lima (flight not included, to be booked by agent) and your connecting international flight.

 
|  Breakfast
Departures
Hotels
Maytaq Wasin Boutique Hotel

Tastefully decorated rooms can be enjoyed just 350 feet from Cusco’s main square. There is a shaded terrace with views of the hill and chic common areas with modern décor. Wi-Fi is free.

Maytaq Wasin Boutique Hotel is 500 feet from the Inca Museum and offers a helpful tour desk, ready to assist with tips for getting around Cusco.

Rooms have cable TV and are styled with dark wood furnishings. They have modern private bathrooms with showers and some of them include spa baths.

An American breakfast with tropical fruits can be enjoyed daily in the bright common area fitted with glass tables and light wood furnishings.

There is 24-hour front desk assistance. Shuttles to Alejandro Astete International Airport can be arranged.

Cusco City Centre is a great choice for travelers interested in food, history and culture.

This is our guests’ favorite part of Cusco, according to independent reviews.

This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Cusco! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Courtyard Marriott Lima Miraflores

Located in Miraflores, the trendiest district of Lima, Courtyard by Marriott Lima Miraflores provides accommodations with free WiFi access throughout the entire property. Kennedy Park is only 1,300 feet away from this property.

Rooms at Courtyard by Marriott Lima Miraflores feature private bathroom facilities with free toiletries, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a desk, a mini-bar, a safety-deposit box and air-conditioning.

Courtyard by Marriott Lima Miraflores has a restaurant, where guests can enjoy local and international cuisine. Room service is available.

This property features 24-hour front desk service and concierge service. Additionally, there is a mini-market on site where guests can fulfill their basic necessities.

Larcomar Shopping Mall is 0.6 mi away from this property. Museum of the Nation is 3.1 mi from Courtyard by Marriott Lima Miraflores, while San Martín Square is 5 mi away. The nearest airport is Jorge Chavez Airport, 8.7 mi from the property.

El MaPi by Inkaterra

Located in the heart of Machu Picchu town, the stylish El MaPi offers organic gastronomy and contemporary rooms. Rates include breakfast buffet and la carte dinner. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.

El Bar serves tasty tapas, piscos and fine organic wines. The café offers a breakfast buffet with smoothies and Belgian waffles, and serves salads and soups made with fresh natural ingredients.

The well-lit rooms at El MaPi by Inkaterra have thick beige blankets and large windows with blackout curtains. All offer cotton bathrobes, herbal amenities and a 32-inch cable TV.

El MaPi is 3 hours by train from Cusco, and provides transfers between the train station and hotel. Guests are welcomed on arrival with a fresh lemongrass lemonade, and may request extra oxygen. Hiking excursions can be booked.

This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Machu Picchu! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Useful info about our trips

  • UPGRADED HOTELS AVAILABLE (for an additional fee)

  • All tours and entrance fees are included

  • All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES

  • International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates

  • Alterations

    A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates

  • Price are based on double occupancy

    Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.

  • All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.

  • Travel insurance is highly recommended.

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