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Peru Short Escape shows you the best of Peru just in 6 days, come and discover Cusco and the city, Machu Picchu, the Seven Wonder of the World and Lake Titicaca, the higher navigable Lake in the World.

Peru Short Escape shows you the most important places to visit while you are just passing through. Cusco and Machu Picchu, Puno and Lake Titicaca.

Itineraries

Day 1

Arrival Cusco.

Arrival into Cusco, meet you and transfer you to Hotel. Afternoon Cusco city tour. Visit Koricancha Temple, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. Return to the hotel.

Day 2

Full Day Sacred Valley + Lunch

Early breakfast and by private vehicle to start our full day tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Upon decent into the Sacred Valley you will know that you’ve arrived in the area the Inca revered for its lush fertile soils. Later on, you will have the opportunity of visiting the lively local Ancient Pisac market where many of the local Indians sell their hand made textiles. For lunch you will have the chance to eat a buffet lunch at the local hacienda restaurant with traditional Andean foods and music. We continue to Ollantaytambo the major Inca fortress. Probably built by the great Inca ruler, Pachacuti in the 1460s, it was the site of Hernando Pizzaro’s defeat by Manco Inca in 1536. Return to Cusco.

Day 3

Vistadome Train to Machu Picchu

Early in the morning we aboard the Vistadome class train to Machu Picchu. The 3 hours train for one of the world’s great railway journeys, passes through picturesque Andean scenery, traditional villages, Inca ruins and rushing rivers. We’ll descend 1300 meters through the Sacred Valley of the Incas and follow the Urubamba river until the final stop at Aguas Calientes. We’ll take the 20 minute bus ride up to Machu Picchu, perched 600 meters above the river. Our guide will explain the history and the myths that surround this archeological wonder. Machu Picchu, the famous lost city of the Inca is one of the most magical and mysterious places on Earth! We take the train back to Cusco.

Day 4

Journey to Puno

Early breakfast and journey to Puno, a long the way we will have stops and guided tours to the Incas sites of Andahuaylillas, Raqchi, and Pikillaqta. We have lunch at the restaurant in Sicuani. Arrival and transfer to the hotel.

Day 5

Lake Titicaca

Full Day Lake Titicaca, we visit the Uros Island and Taquile Island, lunch at local Restaurant and back to the hotel.

Day 6

Departure flgiht back Home

Transfer from hotel to Juliaca airport for your flight back home.

Private transfers

Domestic flights

Accommodation in selected hotels

All tours and entrance fee

Tour guide during the tour.

International flights

Extra services

meals not listed on the tour

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