Exploring the vastness of destinations and attractions within Peru can seem a bit difficult if you don’t have a well-organized itinerary. And we know how difficult it can be to organize one with a few days available. But with the experts at Cusco Peru Travel, we have enough experience to organize personalized and tailor-made trips. Even most of our tour packages and travel programs are open to changes regarding their destinations and stops. That is why we have prepared a small article where you will have the possibility of touring the most incredible scenarios of Peru in just 10 days. Dare to know one of our packages of 10 days in Peru. Remember that this travel program is open to changes, all according to your budget and available times.
MAKING AN ITINERARY OF 10 DAYS IN PERU: AMAZON LUXURY CRUISE AND MACHU PICCHU ANCIENT CITADEL
- DAY 1 IN PERU: ARRIVAL
- DAY 2 TO 5 IN PERU: TRIP TO IQUITOS AND LUXURY CRUISE
- DAY 6 IN PERU: RETURN TO LIMA
- DAY 7 IN PERU: FLIGHT TO CUSCO
- DAY 8 IN PERU: SACRED VALLEY AND TRAIN TO AGUAS CALIENTES
- DAY 9 IN PERU: MACHU PICCHU TOUR AND TRAIN BACK TO CUSCO
- DAY 10 IN PERU: FLIGHT TO LIMA & BACK HOME
DAY 1 IN PERU: WELCOME TO PERU
To start your 10-days in Peru, you must first arrive in beautiful Peru. The main advisers of Cusco Peru Travel will be waiting for you upon your arrival inside the hall of the Lima international airport; from there you will be transferred to your hotel of choice. As in all our luxury Peru tours or other more common tours, at your hotel, you will be briefly explained the 10 days in Peru tour that awaits you. Depending on your arrival time, you will have time to relax and try some of the delicious restaurants around. We can reserve a table in one of the renowned restaurants in and around Miraflores. The capital of Peru is the epicenter of the gastronomic revolution, so you can take advantage of your time and try cuisine from another world.
DAY 2 TO 5 IN PERU: TRIP TO IQUITOS AND LUXURY CRUISE
Your second day of the 10 day Peru itinerary will start quite early; Our qualified staff will accompany you to the airport where the tour of the country will begin. You will take a domestic flight to Iquitos, one of the most charming destinations in the Peruvian Amazon. Once in Iquitos, you can get to know the city a little or immediately go to one of the most luxurious cruises in Peru. Once on board the cruise, the crew will welcome you and help you settle into your suite. After being accommodated within the cruise, the staff will give you a summary of the basic information you must know to travel onboard. During 4 days and 3 nights, you will have the possibility to visit one of the most virgin areas of the Peruvian Amazon while enjoying sightings of the diverse and numerous wildlife in Peru. All this without mentioning the infinity of activities and private tours that you can enjoy.
DAY 6 IN PERU: RETURN TO LIMA
Before heading back to port and ending your luxury cruise, you will have a few opportunities to appreciate the animals around you. Within the sixth day of your 10 day Peru itinerary, you will have the possibility to visit the city of Iquitos if you did not do it before. After the Iquitos city tour, you will be escorted to the airport where you will take a flight back to Lima. After you arrive in the capital, you will be received by one of our representatives who will take you to your hotel where you can rest before flying back to Cusco. If you feel energetic, you can take advantage of your time and visit one of the amazing museums in Lima.
DAY 7 IN PERU: FLIGHT TO CUSCO
At the beginning of the seventh day of the 10 day Peru itinerary, you will be escorted back to the airport where you will take a flight to the beautiful Imperial City. After your arrival, our representative will take you to your hotel of choice. Remember that Cusco is a city located quite high, so it is recommended that you take some time to acclimatize. After a short rest and you feel comfortable enough, you will start a tour of the city, where you will be able to know a large part of the traditions in Peru.
DAY 8 IN PERU: SACRED VALLEY AND TRAIN TO AGUAS CALIENTES
After an incredible breakfast at the luxury resorts that you can find in Cusco, you will start the eighth day of your 10 days in Peru. Your day will start with a distinguished tour within the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You can visit the beautiful archaeological sites of Pisac and Ollantaytambo among others. After you tour the main sites of the Valley, you will be taken to the train station where you will depart for Aguas Calientes. Once in Aguas Calientes, our staff will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel.
DAY 9 IN PERU: MACHU PICCHU TOUR AND TRAIN BACK TO CUSCO
There is no better place than Aguas Calientes to start the ninth day of your 10 days in Peru. This day is characterized by the epic visit to the Wonder of the World. Within this small town, there is not much to do, although some thermal baths are honoring the town’s name. The entrance to the citadel is a short bus ride away. Together with your certified guide, you can explore the mythical Inca citadel and its amazing buildings. Machu Picchu is, without a doubt, a very advanced architectural marvel for the time. But words are not enough to summarize the essence of this amazing destination, so you should experience it with your own eyes.
DAY 10 IN PERU: FLIGHT TO LIMA & BACK HOME
The last day of your 10 day Peru itinerary consists of a flight back to Lima. Once in Lima, you will have enough time to register for your return flight. Remember that this itinerary is just one example of everything you could enjoy in just 10 days in Peru. Depending on which places you want to visit, you can add destinations such as Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world. Or also tour the beautiful Paracas National Reserve and enjoy a journey of the Ballestas Islands. There are endless possibilities to make the most of your trip to Peru.
“TO TRAVEL IS WORTH ANY COST OR SACRIFICE”
We hope together with Cusco Peru Travel that this article has been helpful. You can look and consult our other travel packages if you wish. Keep in mind that all these packages can be customized to suit you if you need it. Do not miss this wonderful country and start organizing now!