From the coastal plain of Peru to the Andean highlands and the Salt pans of Bolivia, we follow the path of the Spanish Conqueror. This tour takes you from the hectic city of Lima to the peaceful port of Pisco and the Paracas National Reserve. We take a flight over the mysterious Nazca Lines. After watching the Condors’ soaring over the Colca Canyon, we take a tour of the city of Arequipa. After visiting Lake Titicaca islands, we cross the border to Bolivia to see the pre Inka archaeological remains at Tiahuanaco. From La Paz our journey takes us south to Uyuni and world’s largest Salt lake. From Bolivia we fly directly to Cusco, to visit the Machu Picchu citadel.
Arrival at Lima, optional city Tour (Gold Museum, Colonial Main Square, etc).
Transfer from Lima to Pisco, tour of the Paracas National Reserve. Hotel in Paracas.
Early morning motorboat tour.
Flight over the Nazca Lines and archaeological tour. Hotel in Nazca.
In the morning departure to the southern Puerto Inka Resort. Night in beach huts, Puerto Inka.
Day in Puerto Inka. Afternoon departure to Majes Valley. Overnight in Majes River Lodge.
Arrival at the Colca Canyon. Camping in Cabaconde, close to the Cruz del Condor.
Early in the morning arrival at the Colca Lodge on the Canyon edge. Day to relax and enjoy the hot springs.
Morning at the Colca Canyon watching the majestic Condors’ flight. Afternoon transfer to Arequipa. Hotel in Arequipa.
City tour of Arequipa. Leisure afternoon. Hotel in Arequipa.
Flight to Puno. Half day trip to the floating Uros’ islands on Lake Titicaca. Hotel in Puno.
Tour to Amantani and Taquile islands. Overnight on Taquile island.
Return to Puno. Transfer to La Paz, Bolivia. Tour to the Tiahuanaco archaeological remains. Hotel in La Paz.
Departure by bus from La Paz to Oruro, continue to Uyuni by express train. Transfer to the hotel in the Salar de Uyuni, dinner and overnight stay.
Visit the Salar de Uyuni desert and see the giant cacti of Isla Pescado (Fish Island). Continue to Uyuni, dinner and use of hotel facilities. Late departure by train to Oruro.
Arrival at Oruro in the morning. Continue by bus to La Paz. Hotel in La Paz.
Flight from La Paz to Cusco. Transfer to hotel. Leisure day.
Morning city tour of Cusco. Afternoon free. Hotel in Cusco
Sacred Valley tour. Overnight in Ollantaytambo.
Train to the Machu Picchu citadel, day at the archaeological site. Hotel in Aguas Calientes.
Early in the morning return to the citadel. Afternoon train to Cusco. Hotel in Cusco.
Leisure day. Optional one day adventure activity. Hotel in Cusco.
Flight to Lima. Connection to international flights.
Optional Inka trail.
Train to Km. 104. Hike Inka Trail to Winayhuyna Overnight camp.
Depart in the early morning to watch the sunrise Over the Machu Picchu citadel.
Guided tour of the citadel. Afternoon train to Cusco. Hotel in Cusco.