1. Peru
  2. Puno Region
  3. Lima
  4. Machu Picchu

Lima: 9-Day Peru Express with Ica, Cusco, and Puno

Product ID: 337426
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Visit the most impressive natural and cultural attractions in the most alluring parts of Peru. Discover endless dunes, picturesque oases, mythical Andean landscapes, the Puna highland, and the biodiversity of the rainforest.
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Duration: 9 days
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Booklets
Spanish, English

Pickup included

When you arrive in Lima Airport (Jorge Chavez Airport) and then in Cusco (Alejandro Velasco Astete), one member of Inkayni team will be waiting for you at the airport. As you exit the "customs area" to the "arrival lobby", an Inkayni representative will be waiting for you outside, with a signal with your name. This person will provide you the transfer to your Hotel. NOTE: About tours during the package, we will pick you up from the hotels we previously will book for you.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Candelabro, which remains a mystery to this day
  • Visit the inmense desert of Ica and its unforgetable views
  • Admire colonies of resident and migrating birds
  • Experience Inca Culture along a trip through the Andes
  • Encounter the Route of the Sun between Cusco and Puno
  • Sail Lake Titikaka and meet local communities in the islands
  • Tour the ancient citadel of Machu Picchu
Full description
Day 1: Arrival in Lima, City Tour

Your tour will begin as you are picked up from the airport, after which you will begin a city tour. That evening you will stay at the Miramar Hotel or similar in Lima.

Day 2: Paracas, Ica, and Huacachina with Buggies and Sandboarding

Visit the Ballestas Islands, Candelabrum, before a wine and Pisco demonstration in Ica city. Later that day, take part in riding buggies and sandboarding in Huacachina. That evening you will once again stay at the Miramar Hotel or similar in Lima.

Day 3: Arrival to Cusco

On your third day you will arrive to Cusco, where you will have a free day for acclimatizing. That evening you will lodge in the Cusco Jungle Hotel or similar.

Day 4: Chinchero, Maras, and Moray in the Sacred Valley of the Incas

Begin with a visit to the Chinchero textile center, before moving onward to the archaeological sites in Chinchero and Moray. Following that, you will tour the salt mines in Maras before lodging at the Golden Sunrise Hotel or similar in Aguas Calientes.

Day 5: Machu Picchu Inca Citadel

On day 5 you will explore the breathtaking Machu Picchu, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the world. Following a full day at this sacred site, you will overnight at the Cusco Jungle Hotel or similar.

Day 6: Humanatay Lake

On your sixth day you will trek to Humantay Lake, which is close to the snowy Salkantay mountain. That evening you will once again lodge in the Cusco Jungle Hotel or similar.

Day 7: Rainbow Mountain

Trek to Rainbow Mountain, which is very close to the highest mountain of Cusco: the Ausangate Mountain. Following your day of hiking, you will return once more to the Cusco Jungle Hotel or similar to overnight.

Day 8: Route of the Sun

On day 8 you will take a touristic bus between Cusco and Puno. Throughout this journey you will visit the Andahuaylillas Chapel, Raqchi Archaeological Complex, La Raya Pass, and the Lithic Museum of Pukara. That evening you will stay at the Royal Inn or similar.

Day 9: Titicaca Lake and the Uros and Taquile Islands

On your final day you will take a speed boat tour of Lake Titicaca, before exploring the Uros and Taquile Islands. In the afternoon, you will transfer to the airport where your tour will conclude.
Includes
  • 8 nights' accommodation
  • 8 Breakfasts and 4 Lunches
  • Pickup and transfer to the airport or bus station in Lima and Cusco
  • City tour of Lima
  • Paracas, Ica, and Huacachina (with buggies and sandboarding)
  • Chinchero, Maras, and Moray tour
  • Rainbow Mountain tour
  • Humantay Lake tour
  • Route of the Sun bus tour
  • Speed boat tour in Uros and Taquile
  • All entrance fees
  • Round-trip train to Machu Picchu
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Round-trip buses around Machu Picchu
  • Professional guide for all tours
What’s Not Included
  • Flights
  • Food outside of what is mentioned above
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain (additional $25USD per traveler)
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • People with respiratory issues

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Weapons or sharp objects
Know before you go
• It is recommended to bring local currency as some places do not accept credit cards
• The group size is between 2 and 12 people
• This tour has a single-supplement option for solo travelers

From US$ 1,259 per person

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Inkayni Peru Tours

Product ID: 337426