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DAY 1

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LIMA

Arrival in Lima and transfer to your hotel.

DAY 2

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LIMA

Start the day with a visit to one of Lima’s emblematic

markets, featuring fish, fruit, and vegetables used in Peruvian cookery.

Afterwards, a chef will teach you how to make an exquisite “cebiche”

or the famous lomo saltado (sautéed tenderloin strips and french

fries). A delicious lunch will round out this delectable culinary

experience. Tonight, enjoy a Lima-style pub crawl to three traditional

downtown bars and taverns (one cocktail included per bar). (B,L)

DAY 3

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LIMA

Tour Lima’s historic center lined with colonial mansions

and Moorish balconies. Stop in Plaza Mayor, seat of the Government

Palace, the Archbishop's Palace, and City Hall. Visit Santo Domingo

Convent and the Archbishop’s Palace. Our last stop is the Larco

Museum, a private collection showcasing treasures covering more

than 5,000 years of Peruvian history. Head to a 5-star local restaurant

(cost of lunch not included). You will also have time to visit Indian

Market, where you can acquire excellent Peruvian ceramics, textiles

and other handicrafts. Return to the hotel. (B)

DAY 4

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LIMA

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CUSCO

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SACRED VALLEY

Early transfer to Lima airport

to board our flight to Cusco. Upon arrival in Cusco, depart on a tour of

the Sacred Valley. Stop at Awana Kancha, a farm with typical

animals of the region: alpacas, llamas, guanacos, and vicunas.

Learn how the indigenous people use plants and natural elements in

making wool. Visit Pisac Inca site in the Urubamba Valley and

Ollantaytambo, an Incan military, religious, and agricultural center.

Lunch is included. (B,L)

DAY 5

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SACRED VALLEY

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MACHU PICCHU

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AGUAS CALIENTES

Early

morning transfer to Ollantaytambo train station. Our adventure starts

on a train ride to the city of Aguas Calientes, then it’s on to awe-

inspiring Machu Picchu archaeological site. You will never forget this

mind-blowing journey through the history of the Inca civilization.

Explore Peru’s most important archaeological site and one of the new

Seven Wonders of the World. Later, we descend to Aguas Calientes for

lunch at a local restaurant. (B,L,D)

DAY 6

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MACHU PICCHU

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CUSCO

Explore Machu Pichu at your own

pace, with round trip bus ride and tickets to the Citadel, as well as

lunch at a local restaurant in Aguas Calientes. Delve into the Inca ruins,

a masterpiece of engineering and architecture situated on a mountain

ridge nearly 8,000 feet above sea level that served as a sanctuary and

retreat for the Inca Pachacutec. In the afternoon return by scenic

Vistadome train. Private transfer to your hotel. (B,L)

DAY 7

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CUSCO AT THE MAP’S (PRE-COLOMBIAN ART MUSEUM)

Restaurant, enjoy an in-kitchen demonstration of Andean style dishes,

followed by a delicious lunch. Then, explore Cusco starting at

Koricancha Temple, an ancient Inca worship center of the Sun God that

was once covered in gold. See Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, and the

church of San Cristóbal. Head to Sacsayhuaman, then Qenqo with its

stone labyrinth and sacrificial alter, and Puca Pucara, a marvel of

rooms, waterways and aqueducts. (B,L)

DAY 8

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CUSCO

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LIMA TO USA (OR EXTEND YOUR STAY)

Private

transfer to Cusco airport to board your flight back to Lima with

connection. (B)

INCLUDED FEATURES

Hotel accommodation for 7 nights

Daily buffet breakfast, 5 lunches & 1 dinner

All transfers and touring are by private car with private local

English speaking guides

Visit to one of Lima’s famous food markets followed by a

cooking class

Half day morning city tour of Lima & Larco Museum

Full day tour of Awanakancha, Pisac Market & Ollantaytambo

Full day Machu Picchu via Vistadome train with lunch

Half day cooking class with lunch at MAP Café in Cusco

Half day Cuzco tour & Ruins

Document holder and luggage tags

Hotel taxes and service charges

HOTELS/STARTING FROM PRICES

VALID THRU APRIL 2019

Travel in Style

Double

Single

$2,949 $3,739

City

Nights

Hotels or Similar (Type of Room)

Lima

3

Arawi Lima Hotel (Deluxe Standard)

Sacred Valley

1

Casa Andina Premium (Superior)

Aguas Calientes

1

Casa del Sol (Standard)

Cusco

2

Novotel Cusco Hotel

(Standard Contemporary)

Travel in Luxury

Double

Single

$3,959 $5,659

City

Nights

Hotels or Similar (Type of Room)

Lima

3

JW Marriott Lima (Deluxe)

Sacred Valley

2

Aranwa Sacred Valley (Deluxe)

Aguas Calientes

1

Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel

(Superior)

Cusco

2

JW Marriott El Convento (Classic Inca)

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy. Extra nights and triple occupancy

available upon request. Rates are not valid during certain holidays and blackout periods.

Please call for special international airfares and domestic flights in Economy or Business

Class.

Intra flights, Local Peruvian Departure taxes, local airport taxes, beverages, personal

expenses and other items not mentioned above are not included.

Traditional Peruvian Meal Called Chicharron de Panceta de Cerdo

Aguas Calientes