Peru - Ultra-compact (5)

Tour/Activity in Lima, Peru

About this activity

Visit the sacred sites of the Inca, including Machu Picchu

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Day 1

Private Transfer from the Airport

A friendly driver will collect you from the Lima Airport and deliver you to your hotel. Accommodation will be a boutique hotel in the Miraflores district (or equivalent)

Day 2

Lima's Gold Museum

After an early breakfast, your driver will collect you for a trip to the Gold Museum. Enjoy roughly 2 hours learning about the interesting exhibits with your audioguide.

Afterwards, your driver will return you to the airport in time for your afternoon flight to Cusco.

Day 1

Inca Moray Agricultural Terraces

Drive to the village of Maras and then on to the Inca ruins in Moray, where the agricultural advancement of Inca culture is shown. It is believed that the terraces were one used for agricultural experiments, where the yields and water needs of various crops could be tested. The terraced area simulates the various climates of the Incan empire and allowed the Inca to determine which crops would survive the best in which areas, giving their citizens the nest nutrition.

Afterwards, drive to the Inca city of Ollantaytambo and from there by train to the small town of Aguas Calientes at the foot of Machu Picchu.

Day 1 - 3

Hotel├╝bernachtung

You will be met at the train station and taken to your hotel. We have two hotels for you to choose from in Aguas Calientes. Included in the price is the Hotel Casa del Sol Machu Picchu, a comfortable 4* hotel.

Day 2

Machu Picchu

Discover Machu Picchu, the incredible "Lost City of the Inca". Built in the 15th century and rediscovered in 1911, these ruins grace the bucket lists of most travelers in the modern day. The various temples and terraces set against the incredible landscape are sure to leave a lasting impression on visitors.

Day 3

Return to Machu Picchu and Urubamba Valley

Return to Machu Picchu in the morning before heading back to your accommodation in Urubamba Valley.

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