Classic Experiential Circuit: Lima - Cusco in 5 Days



The circuit that we present below was idealized for those people who want to know the wonders of southern Peru, its archaeological and cultural heritage and centers of great concentration of energy power, in this adventure you can also enjoy the Inca roads that were of great importance to the people of the Andes.

The Experiential circuit that is part of this circuit, is one of the best options of excursion and super known by the whole world, satisfactory and comforting for those who wish to break with the traditional, putting a little effort and sweat to know this enigmatic culture surrounded by landscapes, sacred mountains, its beautiful people and magical customs.

Program:

DAY

DESTINATION

ACTIVITY

01

Lima

Transfer in Lima
City Tour Lima in the afternoon
02:00pm - 06:00pm

02

Lima - Cusco

Transfer hotel Lima - airport
Flight Lima - Cusco
Transfer from the airport to the hotel
Free afternoon in Cusco

03

Cusco

Transfer from Cusco hotel to the airport

04

Cusco

Full Day Machupicchu
04:00am – 10:00pm

05

Cusco

Transfer from hotel to Cusco airport

 

Trip observations:

  • Itinerary may change according to availability, weather and health status of hikers.
  • Good physical condition is required as the Inca Trail includes walks of up to 9 hours a day.
  • The train schedule may change according to the availability of the train company.
  • There are only 500 spaces per day on the Inca Trail (approximately 200 for passengers and 300 for porters, cooks and guides)

ITINERARY

Day 1: LIMA

Day 1: LIMA
Day 1: LIMA

Reception and pick up from the airport and transfer to your hotel.

Colonial City Tour in the afternoon - 2:00 p.m.

The tour begins with the pickup of our travelers from their respective hotels in Lima, then we will start by picking up all our participants from their different hotels in Lima, and then start with a small visit to the Intihuatana Park, established on the Malecón of Miraflores, where will appreciate the Pacific Ocean.

We will continue our tour of the modern residential districts of Miraflores and San Isidro, we will have the opportunity to observe the Huaca Pucllana from the outside, pre-Inca ceremonial temple in the form of a pyramid that despite the urban expansion of Lima toasting.

We will continue the tour to continue to the Parque del Olivar and the Financial Center to then visit the Historical Center of Lima, named by UNESCO in 1991 Cultural Heritage of Humanity, where the Spanish crown, founded the center of the colony in the sixteenth century, where they were the first colonial buildings were built. We will be dazzled by the magnificent Plaza de San Martín, balconies and old mansions, the Plaza Mayor and its most outstanding buildings such as the Palacio de Government, the Cathedral of Lima, the Archbishop's and Municipal Palace, the Desamparados Station and many more.

In between the tour, we will have the opportunity to visit one of the most outstanding convents of the century XVII. Place where in spite of the time the relics of the three Peruvian saints are protected intact more Santa Rosa de Lima, San Martin de Porres and San Juan Macias, then we will return to Miraflores, place where we will finish the tour, the option to stay in the Indian market, Larcomar or return to your hotel, it will be at your discretion.

Overnight at the selected hotel in Lima.


Day 2: LIMA - CUSCO (FREE)

Day 2:  LIMA - CUSCO (FREE)
Day 2: LIMA - CUSCO (FREE)

Breakfast at hotel

At the scheduled time transfer to Lima airport.

Flight Lima - Cusco (on behalf of the passengers)

Reception at Cusco airport and transfer to your hotel.

Free afternoon to acclimatize to the altitude or activities on their own.

 


Day 3: CUSCO – WILLOQ

Day 3: CUSCO  – WILLOQ
Day 3: CUSCO – WILLOQ

Breakfast at hotel.

Enjoy and live, the customs and Inca traditions of the community of Willoq and Patacancha, planting, sewing, cooking and have fun with their typical dances.

The tour starts at 06:00 in Cusco and ends around 19.00h (full day)

After enjoying an exquisite breakfast. We will pick you up at your hotel in Cusco at 6:00 am in the direction of Ollantaytambo (living Inca city), there we will make a brief stop to visit the city, and the tour begins at 06:00 in Cusco and ends around 19.00h (full day)

Learn, interact, and share the customs and traditions of this Inca community, planting, sewing, cooking and having fun with their typical dances. Willoq, is an indigenous community of the Andes, located in the valley of the Patacancha River, belonging to the district of Ollantaytambo, province of Urubamba, Cusco.

It is rich in flora and fauna, being able to find 60 species of birds and more than 700 species of plants. In Willoq there is still a direct descent from the last Incas, which can be corroborated by the current surnames of the local people, like Yupanqui, Sinchi, Pukha, Huamán, Cusipáucar, Tupha, among others.

Located 14 km from Ollantaytambo, once in Willoq our friends of the place will receive us with a welcome drink (mate de coca or muña) and their folkloric dance, then they will show us and share their customs and traditions and daily activities (textiles, agriculture, gastronomy, etc...) the approximate duration of the activity is about 3 to 4 hours, then we will have a typical lunch of the place and after a rest and some coexistence we will return to Cusco.

Overnight in Cusco.


Day 4: MACHU PICCHU

Day 4: MACHU PICCHU
Day 4: MACHU PICCHU

Breakfast at the hotel.

04:00 a.m. Pick up and transfer from the hotel to the bus station.

Breakfast at the hotel (Depending on the pick-up time of the train schedule)

We will transfer you from the hotel in Cusco to the Ollantaytambo train station and then head to Aguas Calientes.

After arriving in the town of Aguas Calientes, we will board a bus to visit Machu Picchu, the Inca City. We will have the opportunity to visit the Inca city with a professional bilingual guide, during 02 hours approximately.

We will return by bus to Aguas Calientes, where we will have a delicious buffet lunch, and then wait, in the afternoon, for the train back to Ollantaytambo.

We will arrive at the train station, where you will be waited for and transferred to Cusco and your respective hotel.

Overnight in Cusco.


Day 5: CUSCO OUT

Day 5: CUSCO OUT
Day 5: CUSCO OUT

Breakfast at hotel

At fixed time, transfer to Cusco airport.


End of our Services

INCLUDES

  • Transfer of entry and exit at each destination.
  • 01 nights’ accommodation in Lima with breakfast
  • City tour in Traditional Lima
  • 03 nights’ accommodation in Cusco with breakfast
  • Full Day Willoq + tipical lunch
  • Full Day Machu Picchu + Lunch Buffet
  • Consetur bus up and down.
  • Train Ollantaytambo - Aguas CalientesOllantaytambo

RESERVATIONS

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Written: Jan 12th 2024
5 star rating 5/5 stars

The 4-day journey to Machu Pichu was a great experience. The porter crew was very friendly, the cool Julio cooked delightful food and a very special thank goes to our wonderful guide Franco who was indeed not only a good leader, Storyteller and historian but became also a friend! Thank you for this...


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It was very good we had Franco as a guide and he knew a lot about the history and things surrounding the inca trail! The chef and porters were also very kind and the food was very Nice. Would highly recommend!!...


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Written: Dec 31st 2023
5 star rating 5/5 stars

We had a great trip! Well organised. Special thanx to our guide Jezus who was kind, relaxed and explained a lot. It is so important to be with a guide you like and you feel in good hands!...


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