8-Day Semi-Private Tour: Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu And Lake Titcaca
OverviewTravel through the sacred land of Peru, through the Incan Empire to the great Lake Titicaca. Once you arrive to Cusco you will get a warm welcome by our team and stay in the Sacred Valley of the Incas in order to adjust yourself to the high altitudes. Together with your tour guide you will visit all Sacred Valley, its archaeological sites, towns and popular destinations before you will travel by train to The Lost City of the Incas - Machu Picchu which will amaze you from the first sight. You will learn all about the history, myths and culture of Machu Picchu before you will visit the City of Cusco and all its interesting sites and architecture. From Cusco you will travel to the great Lake Titicaca where you will sail to the Uros & Taquile Floating Islands where you will experience how the native people live in the area.
Know More about this tourDay 1: Welcome to the Sacred Valley of the Incas
Upon arrival in Cusco you will be met and get a warm welcome by the Cusco Experience team. From Cusco you will be transferred toOllantaytambo where you will have the rest of the day at your leisure.
Day 2: TheSacred Valley& Train to Machu Picchu(B - L)
This tour will take you to the archaeological site of the town Pisac. Next stop will be at the town of Urubamba where we will enjoy a lunch. In Ollantaytambo you will see its archaeological site, thereafter thetrain ride to Aguas Calientes awaits.
Day 3: Machu Picchu & Train to Ollantaytambo(B)
Very early in the morning you and thetourguide will take the bus up to Machu Picchu. There your guide will take you through an amazing roundtrip passing by all its temples, offering areas and Inca monuments. After the guides tour, you will have time to walk around and explore the site by yourself. In the afternoon the train will take you back to Ollantaytambo.
Day 4: Maras Moray & Chinchero (B - L)
Today you will visit the Salineras salt mine and the agricultural labs of the Incas, Moray. Thereafter we will stop and have a lunch in Urubamba. In Chinchero you will visit Its beautiful archaeological site. Before going back to your hotel in Cusco,you will get a demonstration of how the textiles in this area is hand made.
Day 5: Cusco City & Color your Journey (B)
The Cusco City tour will take you to Qorikancha; the temple of the sun andto the Monastery of San Fransisco. The tour also goes to the amazing Inca fortress Sacsayhauman, toQenqo, a religious Inca site andto Tambomachay, an intelligent irrigation center.
At the end of the day, be surprised with your choice of a detailed coffeeor chocolate workshop,go relaxing in an Incan inspired spa session, take an Incan foto sessionor take a Peruvian cooking class and learn all about the famous Peruvian Cuisine.
Day 6:Cusco to Lake Titicaca (B - L)
During the 10-hours bus ride you will visit the church of Andahuaylillas, the Inca temple of Raqchi and the Museum of the Inca Aymara and you will enjoy a delicious lunch in the town of Sicuani. You will arrive in Puno around 5:00pm.
Day 7: Uros & Taquile Floating Islands(B - L)
Firstly we will visit two floating islands, inhabited by the legendary Uros, fishermen who have made the use of Totora reeds a way of life. Then we will depart to Taquile Island where its people are skilled weavers.Before returning back to Puno you will have lunch at a restaurant.
Day 8: Farewell Peru(B)
In time for your domestic flight to Lima you will be picked up from your hotel at Lake Titicacaand transferred to Juliaca Airport.We hope that you had a unique experience with us!
Inclusions for 8-Day Semi-Private Tour: Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu And Lake Titcaca
- Meals as indicated(B=Breakfst - L=Lunch - D=Dinner)
- Transportation throughout the trip
- Professional guide throughout the trip
- All entrance fees
- Tours inprivate service
- Tour at Lake Titicaca in shared sercive
- Color your journey experience in Cusco
- Train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes (round trip)
- Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (round trip)
- All accommodations(unless if the option "Hotels Exluded" is choosed)
- Bus from Cusco to Puno (in shared service)
- All local tax
Exclusions for 8-Day Semi-Private Tour: Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu And Lake Titcaca
- Entrance tickets to Huayna Picchu & Hot Springs in Aguas Calientes
- Domestic flights
- International flights
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
Please remember to inform us about;
Your domestic flight information
Your food restrictions, allergies or if you are a vegetarian