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  • Itinerary
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  • Price & Dates
  • Hotels
  • Pre / Post Trip
  • Optionals
  • Extensions
  • Terms & Conditions

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Explore the historical treasures of Peru with a journey through the cities of Lima and Cusco, and guided tours through Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley.

Journey Highlights
[All Included In Price]

  • Discover the cities of Lima and Cusco, complete with a Pisco tasting tour
  • See the sights of Machu Picchu on a guided tour, with an option for a second day visit
  • Take guided archaeological tours through the Sacred Valley including the Ollantaytambo Ruins and Pisac Market
  • Ride on the highly popular Vistadome train, with panoramic views and floor-to-ceiling windows

Itinerary

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  • Day 01 - Depart U.S. - Overnight in Lima
  • Day 02 - Lima
  • Day 03 - Sacred Valley
  • Day 04 - Sacred Valley
  • Day 05 - Machu Picchu
  • Day 06 - Cusco
  • Day 07 - Depart for the U.S.
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Optional Sightseeing and Excursions to choose from

  • Lima - Half Day Tour of Barranco
  • Lima - Half Day Tour of Palomino Island
  • Lima - Half Day Tour of Pachacamac Ruins
  • Lima - Half Day Walking Tour of Barranco
  • Machu Picchu - Half Day Huayna Picchu
  • Machu Picchu - Machu Picchu Montana
  • Machu Picchu - Machu Picchu 2nd Entrance
Terms & Conditions

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

  • Day 1 - Depart U.S. - Overnight in Lima

    Embark on your journey to Peru with a flight to Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport. Upon arrival, a Cox & Kings local representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel.

    After hotel check in, the rest of the day is at leisure.

    Overnight in Lima

    Meals - On Your Own

  • Day 2 - Lima

    Activities - Lima

    This morning starts with a tour at 9:00 am from the hotel to see the Historic Centre of Lima. The tour begins at the Basilica and Convent of San Francisco to visit its beautiful courtyards and catacombs. Later, head to Lima Cathedral and Main Square.

    The tour concludes at the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure

    Overnight in Lima

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast

  • Day 3 - Sacred Valley

    Activities - Sacred Valley

    Morning transportation leaves from the hotel at 6:30 am for Lima Airport. Fly from Lima to Cusco.

    Once in Cusco, you'll embark on a tour of the Sacred Valley. First on the tour is Awanakancha, a farm of South American camelids and textiles showroom, where local families show the entire traditional process of weaving and making garments. Next is Pisac market, which has stands that exhibit and sell products manufactured by area residents. Beautiful alpaca textiles, musical instruments, paintings, carvings, necklaces and replicas of old Inca pieces are sure to catch your eye. Lunch is provided at a local restaurant, followed by a visit to Ollantaytambo. The town of Ollantaytambo is a typical example of Incan urban planning, whose present-day residents still live in accordance with their old traditions. Inca ruler Pachacuti conquered the town, destroyed it and built a new one, absorbing it as part of his empire. This town exhibits one of the most remarkable complexes of the Inca Empire.

    The tour concludes at your hotel in Sacred Valley. Evening is at leisure.

    Overnight in Sacred Valley

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast, lunch

  • Day 4 - Sacred Valley

    Activities - Sacred Valley

    Today's tour picks up from the hotel at 9:00 am. The tour starts at Chinchero town, which was one of the most important villages during the Inca Empire, then continues on to the archaeological vestiges of Maras and Moray. Maras is an impressive salt exploitation complex. Its huge salt deposits were used to trade them for other products with other parts of the empire. Moray's archaeological vestiges are composed of mysterious concentric circular terraces which, according to some scholars, would be an agricultural research center. The higher external terraces would be at a higher temperature than the inner ones and could simulate the conditions of the different ecological strata of the empire. Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant.

    The tour concludes at your hotel in Sacred Valley. Evening is at leisure.

    Overnight in Sacred Valley

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast, lunch

  • Day 5 - Machu Picchu

    Activities - Machu Picchu

    This morning's transportation will pick up from the hotel at 7:00 am for the train journey to Machu Picchu. The Vistadome train departs from Ollantaytambo station at 8:00 am and arrives at Machu Picchu's Aguas Calientes station at 9:25 am. From here, there is a short bus transfer to reach Machu Picchu for a guided tour.

    Aguas Calientes town is also known as "Machu Picchu pueblo" - the town of Machu Picchu - and is the last stop before entering the most important archaeological site in Peru. Located at the foot of the mountain, Aguas Calientes has a craft market and restaurants.

    Machu Picchu is a masterpiece of engineering and architecture that served as a sanctuary and retreat for the Inca ruler Pachacuti. Machu Picchu, which means "Old Mountain", is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the New7Wonders of the World.

    Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant in Aguas Calientes and dinner will be provided at the hotel. Evening is at leisure.

    Overnight in Machu Picchu

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast, lunch, dinner

  • Day 6 - Cusco

    Activities - Cusco

    The morning is free for you to explore Machu Picchu. A boxed lunch is provided.

    In the afternoon, walk to the Aguas Calientes station by 3:00 pm for the journey to Cusco. The Vistadome train departs from Aguas Calientes station at 3:48 pm and arrives at Ollantaytambo station at 5:20 pm. From here, there is a transfer to the Cusco hotel, arriving approximately at 7:30 pm.

    In the evening, depart from the hotel at 8:30 pm for a Pisco tasting tour in Cusco.

    Overnight in Cusco

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast, lunch

  • Day 7 - Depart for the U.S.

    Activities - Depart for the U.S.

    This morning's walking tour of Cusco departs from the hotel at 9:00 am. The tour starts at the Coricancha Temple, one of the most important buildings in the city. It was one of the most important centers of worship to the Sun God of the Incas that was converted into a convent after the arrival of the Spanish. Then it's on to the Cusco Cathedral, which was built between 1560 and 1664. The tour ends with a visit to San Pedro market, a pantry of thousands of products from different areas of the region.

    The tour concludes at 12:00 pm at the hotel. Transportation to Cusco Airport picks up from the hotel 3 hours prior to your flight departure time, for your flight back to the U.S.

    Meals - Included in your trip: breakfast

Terms & Conditions

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Inclusions

  • Economy class roundtrip flights to and from Lima from USA (ex. Miami) and roundtrip between Lima and Cusco
  • 2 nights accommodation at the Sol de Oro Hotel & Suites or similar
  • 2 nights accommodation at the Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba or similar
  • 1 night accommodation at the El Mapi Hotel or similar
  • 1 night accommodation at the Casa Andina Premium Cusco or similar
  • All transfers, meals and sightseeing tours as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for scheduled sightseeing

Exclusions

  • Insurance fees.
  • Expense of a personal nature like tipping, laundry, and telephone / fax calls, alcoholic, beverages, camera / video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.
  • Breakfast ordered in the room.
  • Tips for guides, drivers and hotels stuff.
  • Optional activities, prices for which are quoted separately.
  • Any other services not mentioned under 'Your package includes'.

Notes

  • HOTEL INFORMATION:

    • The hotel has the right to charge the client directly for any damages in the room. All personal bills should be settled in sufficient time before departure, as to avoid any delay in transfers.
    • Guests should settle their personal bills (laundry, telephone / fax calls, alcoholic beverages etc) well in time to avoid any delay in their schedule.
  • PORTERAGES / HANDLING OF LUGGAGE / BAGGAGE ALLOWANCES:

    • Porterage is not included in the package cost; it is the responsibility of the guest to ensure care of their personal luggage and belongings. Cox and Kings Ltd. bears no responsibility of the same.
  • TRANSPORTATION:

    • Tour pickup is from the hotel lobby.
  • NON-UTILIZATION:

    • There will not be any refund of non-utilization of any services.

Trip Price Per Person
  • Miami (MIA)
  • Los Angeles (LAX)
  • New York (JFK)
Type Departure Date(s) Double Occupancy Single Occupancy Triple Occupancy Child with bed Child no bed
Type Departure Date(s) Double Occupancy Single Occupancy Triple Occupancy Child with bed Child no bed
Type Departure Date(s) Double Occupancy Single Occupancy Triple Occupancy Child with bed Child no bed

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Hotels

  • Lima - 2 Nights

    Sol De Oro Hotel & Suites or similar

    FIRST CLASS

    • Restaurant
    • Gym
    • Bar
    • Room Service
    • Internet
    • Business Center
    • Swimming Pool
    • Air Conditioner

    Lima is the choice for hundreds of thousands of tourists. Thus, the city features top quality services, in particular 5 Star Luxury Hotels. Staying at Peru's capital city is a one of a lifetime experience, and an open door to an array of spectacular experiences overflowing with color and flavor. Lima is a cosmopolitan city wi...

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  • Sacred Valley - 2 Nights

    Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba or similar

    FIRST CLASS

    • Bar
    • Room Service
    • Internet

    The most recent addition to the Inkaterra portfolio, Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba is a contemporary hacienda-style hotel in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, in-between Cusco and Machu Picchu. Immersed in the countryside in a gorgeous area, Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba spans approximately 100 acres surrounded by imposing green mo...

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  • Machu Picchu - 1 Night

    El Mapi Hotel or similar

    FIRST CLASS

    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Internet
    • Business Center

    Situated in the heart of Machu Picchu town, the stylish El MaPi by Inkaterra offers organic gastronomy and contemporary rooms. It satisfies the needs of many travelers in search of an easy going stay, a relaxed atmosphere, in a modern place, with a good and warm attention.

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  • Cusco - 1 Night

    Casa Andina Premium Cusco or similar

    FIRST CLASS

    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Room Service
    • Internet
    • Business Center

    Casa Andina Premium Cusco Hotel is strategically located just a few blocks from the Main Square (Plaza de Armas), ideal place to initiate visits of the surroundings, cultural walks to the tourist places more known like the Cathedral of Cuzco or the convent Santo Domingo and to discover the charms of the historical center. It ...

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Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Pre Trip

Hotel Location Double Single Triple Child no Bed Child with bed
Lima Sol de Oro Hotel & Suites 75 150 - - -


Post Trip

Hotel Location Double Single Triple Child no Bed Child with bed
Cusco Casa Andina Premium Cusco 95 190 - - -

**Note the above prices are on basis of per person per room per night inclusive of hotel stay only.

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Trip Optionals

Location Name Adult Child
Lima Half Day Tour of Barranco

Visit Barranco, the most colorful and artistic neighborhood of Lima. Barranco is home to beautiful colonial houses, art and handicraft boutiques, numerous bars and restaurants. Your tour includes a visit to the Mario Testino Museum, where the famous Peruvian fashion photographer displays personal pictures and costumes that catalog his renowned career. Afterwards, you will have free time to enjoy delicious coffee at Cafe Bisetti for a delightful end to this 4-hour tour. Roundtrip transfers to your and from your hotel are included with this tour.

79 -
Lima Half Day Tour of Palomino Island

Set sail for the Palomino Islands, two islands with that are part of a special ecosystem, where incredible fauna, including sea lions, penguins and migratory birds, coexist. The lack of predators on the islands makes it possible to dive with sea lions and penguins at a short distance and in harmony. On your return, view islets inhabited by guano birds and the second largest colony of Humboldt penguins in the country. Your tour includes roundtrip transfers between your hotel and Callao Yacht Club, the departure point for Palomino Islands.

*This tour departs only in the morning. If this optional tour is added, the scheduled morning Lima city tour will be forfeited due to scheduling conflicts.

139 -
Lima Half Day Tour of Pachacamac Ruins

Located thirty minutes from Lima, this archaeological complex, built in 200 AD, is one of the most important Pre-Inca religious centers on the Peruvian coast. It originally belonged to the Ichma culture (although it was mostly built by the Wari people and subsequently conquered by the Incas), it was a place where Pachacamac, the god who created the world, was worshipped. The religious center, which houses several temples, operated for centuries until the arrival of the Spaniards, when the fall of the Inca Empire finally started. This tour includes roundtrip transfers from your hotel.

79 -
Lima Half Day Walking Tour of Barranco

Enjoy a walking tour of Barranco with a local guide. Barranco is home to beautiful colonial houses, art and handicraft boutiques, numerous bars and restaurants. This tour is available at 9AM or 2PM daily and includes transportation from your hotel to the Barranco district.

49 -
Machu Picchu Half Day Huayna Picchu

Huayna Picchu has been described as a mountain of great beauty. Located north of the Machu Picchu ruins, Huayna Picchu rewards those who embark on the strenuous hike to the summit with beautiful vistas. Pass terraces apparently used for religious and aesthetic purposes and an incomplete temple. This guided tour is available at 7AM or 10AM daily.

119 -
Machu Picchu Machu Picchu Montana

Hike to Machu Picchu, reaching the Inca archaeological site from your starting point in approximately 2.5 hours. Your guide will take you on a trail that leads to the Sun Gate. From there, climb to the highest point of Machu Picchu, where you can appreciate the size and scope of the citadel and other major attractions in the area, including Putukusi, Wayna Picchu, Salkantay and the Vilcanota River.

119 -
Machu Picchu Machu Picchu 2nd Entrance

Spend the morning visiting Machu Picchu on your own. Includes the roundtrip bus to and from Machu Picchu.

99 -

*Based on a minimum of 2 passengers. Please inquire for single supplement pricing


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Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

Extension to Rainbow Mountain

Extension to Rainbow Mountain

4 Days / 3 Nights

Discover the wonders of Pikillacta, an ancient Wari ceremonial site while on the way to the starting... read more

 

Total Price

785*

per person

Extension to Arequipa

Extension to Arequipa

3 Days / 2 Nights

Explore the treasures of Arequipa on a guided tour throughout the city known for its buildings made ... read more

 

Total Price

349*

per person

Extension To Puerto Maldonado

Extension To Puerto Maldonado

4 Days / 3 Nights

Explore the jungle of Puerto Maldonado and meet its endless wildlife, either through its trails or c... read more

 

Total Price

539*

per person

Extension To Titicaca Islands

Extension To Titicaca Islands

3 Days / 2 Nights

Explore Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, and all its beautiful villages, muse... read more

 

Total Price

729*

per person

Classic Peru with Machu Picchu - With Air7 Days / 6 Nights

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Payment Terms:

  • 100 % advance payment at the time of booking.

Alterations by You

If you request any amendments to your travel arrangements once your booking has been confirmed, an amendment fee may apply. If you request any changes in services or accommodation, once commencement of travel, Cox & Kings will do all possible to accommodate your request, however, any costs incurred due to such amendments, you will be liable for any cancellation / retention charges that may be levied for the previously booked service and for any costs incurred to secure revised arrangements. Any alteration made will be treated as a tailor made booking and subject to different terms and conditions.

Prices

Prices quoted are based on the following configuration:

  • Per person cost on a twin room
  • Price for a single traveler in a single room
  • Price for three travelers in a single room
  • Price for children ages 5-12 with a separate bed or sofa
  • Price for children ages 0-5 with no bed

Programs are based on:

  • Land + Air
    OR
  • Land only prices

Cancellation by You

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Cancellation policy for land + air programs and land only programs

Days before Departure Cancellation Charge

  • 61 days or longer - 20% of total land program price + 100% of airfare
  • 60 days to 31 days - 50% of total land program price + 100% of airfare
  • 30 days to day of Departure - 100% of total land program price + 100% of airfare

Airfares for different cities other than listed cities

If you are flying from a different city other than the listed in our offer, we can provide you with pricing for flights. Airfares are dynamic in nature so the fare at the time of issuance of ticket would be final and subject to availability. The cancellation policy will be different for these departures than the listed gateways..

Unutilized services

We cannot give any allowance or refund for meals, rooms, excursions, etc. that have not been consumed or utilized, when these services have been included in the price of the program. No refund can be made on lost, mislaid or destroyed travel tickets. Any air tickets issued at any time are subject to the terms of the airline. To protect your investment, we strongly recommend that you purchase full coverage travel insurance at partner.allianztravelinsurance.com.

Alterations Made to the Scheduled Program

Travel arrangements are planned and secured in advance and so changes in itinerary content may be unavoidable. These changes may be due to circumstances amounting to “force majeure” or reasons beyond Cox & Kings' control. They could include but not limited to; delay in departure due to flight disruption, closure of a hotel, strikes, riots, natural occurrences, decisions by State / National Governments or Tourist Organizations that cause forced alterations to a planned itinerary, its duration, time spent in a city or requiring the need to remove a city or part of from the itinerary caused by a local occurrence or situation. In such cases, Cox & Kings will offer comparable alternative arrangements. If any of the circumstances listed above occur during the course of the program, we reserve the right to alter the scheduled itinerary accordingly and compensation cannot be paid. We will make every reasonable effort to provide the booked arrangements but minor changes may occur. If changes are significant we shall where possible, inform you or your travel agent before your departure. Please note that Cox & Kings cannot be held responsible for any price increases or surcharges caused by governmental action, additional taxes imposed, fluctuations in exchange rates, increases in scheduled airfare or increases in fuel surcharges should Cox & Kings need to pass along these increases. Any increase in the original program price will be notified to you at least 91 days before departure. If you make your booking within 90 days of departure, the surcharge will be included in your invoice. Any surcharge will not exceed 10 percent of the listed program price.

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Passport

All travelers require a passport with at least six months validity beyond completion of travel.

Please Note:

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Travel Insurance

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