SELECT h.*, d.destino, d.slug_hotel as slugdestino FROM thotel as h, tdestino as d where h.iddestino=d.iddestino and h.idioma='en' and d.idioma='en' and ( idHotel=22 or idHotel=46 or idHotel=37 or idHotel=36 ) Luxury tour Cusco to Machu Picchu, Discovering the Magic of Cusco tour.

Discovering The Magic Of Cusco

Overview

Cusco Peru Travel has designed this unique luxury itinerary “DISCOVERING THE MAGIC OF CUSCO” for travelers who do not have much time but want to enjoy Cusco in style and comfort. The program will take you to see the best of this majestic city as well as Awanacancha which is a center to preserve the Andean culture and the incomparably beautiful Sacred Valley and its small villages and ancient ruins. Come be part of the mystery, culture and traditions that still remain today from centuries past.

One of the most renowned Sacred Valley Inca complexes is Pisaq, set on the top of a mountain and considered one of Peru´s most astounding attractions with its temples and enclosures surrounded by an outstanding landscape in the middle of the Andean peaks. Take in the mystery and feel as if you could touch the sky.

Last but not least, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World that is also known as “the Lost City of the Incas”. The magnificent and mystical, Machupicchu, is located in the Andes on the edge of the jungle; an ancient Inca town and example of the great Inca architectural development that captivates millions of visitors every year.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Live the Andean life experience in the Sacred Valley.
  • Machupicchu, a prime example of the Inca splendor.
  • Admire the wonderful culture of Peru’s indigenous people.

  • Domestic flight from Lima to Cusco
  • Travel around the Sacred Valley
  • Local culture in Awanacancha
  • Pisaq colorful village and archaeological site
  • Overnight in the Sacred Valley
  • Train journey to Aguas Calientes
  • Private tour in Machu Picchu
  • Overnight in Cusco
  • Departure fight from Cusco back to Lima

Full Itinerary

DAY 1: FLIGHT TO CUSCO, WELCOME & JOURNEY TO THE SACRED VALLEY

A spectacular 1hour flight that will take you above glacial peaks, Andean fields, small communities and colorful towns that can be seen from the sky.
Upon your arrival, our exclusive guide in Cusco will be there to welcome and take you to the Sacred valley. On the way to the Sacred Valley, you will make a stop at the Living Museum of Awanakancha, where there are llamas, alpacas, vicuñas living in their natural environment and the local people using the wool for woven textiles. On our drive to Pisaq it will be possible to observe some agricultural terraces from the Incan period along with many species of flora from the area. Then you will visit Pisaq, considered as a mestizo village because it was built upon the remains of indigenous constructions. Its main square is a lively colorful market place with a wide variety of handicraft items on sale.
There will be plenty of free time to explore the town with its small adobe homes and walk through the lively market where you will have the chance to find a lot of works of art, such as textiles, ceramics, jewelry and crafts.
We will visit the archaeological site of Pisaq which is famous for its astronomical observatory (Intiwatana) and beautiful terracing.
At the end of the day, you will be taken to an elegant restaurant situated in the valley, where lunch will be served. After lunch, you will be taken to your hotel where you can rest and relax.

  • Overnight in the Sacred Valley
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch

DAY 2: MARVELLOUS JOURNEY AND LUXURY TOUR IN MACHU PICCHU & RETURN TO CUSCO

In the Morning you will be picked you up early to be transferred to Ollantaytambo train station to take a scenic train ride to Aguas Calientes that rests between the cloud forest and the jungle. After an hour and a half you will reach your destination where your private guide will be waiting to take on the bus to the top, here you will find the entrance to the citadel of Machupicchu; a hidden Incan city surrounded by temples, terraces and aqueducts. It was built with huge blocks of stone mysteriously joined together without any mortar. Today it has been designated as cultural heritage of humanity in recognition of its political, religious and administrative importance during the age of the Incas.
After a completing an excursion into the sanctuary with your specialized guide, you will return to Aguas Calientes by bus; there your guide will take you back to the station to catch your train back to Cusco. On your arrival at the train station, our representatives will be waiting for you, to escort you to your hotel.

  • Overnight in Cusco
  • Meals included: Breakfast and Lunch

DAY 3: DEPARTURE FLIGHT FROM CUSCO TO LIMA

As this is our last day you will be transferred to Cusco airport to take a domestic flight back to Lima. On your arrival, you will have plenty time to check in at the airport to catch your international flight.

  • Meals included: Breakfast

In our luxury package you will explore Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. Our program is 100% customizable in case you want to include other destinations or activities in Peru. We suggest you first check out our luxury packages to have a better idea how you want to spend your Peru vacation.

INCLUDED

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN YOUR ITINERARY
  • Personalized itinerary planning: Work together with your Cusco Peru.Travel consultant to create the vacation of your dreams.
  • Your Cusco Peru.Travel guides take the hassle out of traveling. They’ll be there to help you every step of the way – whether with luggage, check in, transport or translating – at every stop during your private tour of Peru.
  • Got a question? Cusco Peru.Travel operate a 24-hour, seven days a week customer service operation and can provide updates and assistance whenever you need it.
  • With Cusco Peru.Travel, each visit, activity, tour and experience will be completely private and conducted by your very own expert, English-speaking guide.
  • Our private and personal tours of Peru are fully flexible, which means we can modify them to suit your travel mood. So if you want to leave out an activity or add on a new one, just let us know!
  • All necessary adventure and trekking equipment will be provided so all you need bring is yourself.

COST

All our tours are based on private luxury service and can be fully customized to satisfy your personal needs and preferences. Please do not hesitate to contact us at contact@cuscoperu.travel and receive full assistance planning your customized private tour in Peru.
Our prices often vary based on the requirements of your trip, and will depend on number of travellers, length of time, type of accommodation, etc.

Recommended Accommodations

Our Cusco Peru.Travel staff locates and secures the best hotels in the country to ensure you get the best comfort and also hotels with character, which we feel is important for your Peru experience.
Take a look to our hotels and let us know if you’d like to include one or a few in to your next vacation


best hotels in sacred valley

Tambo del Inka

This hotel is located on the banks of the Vilcanota River in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. It is the only hotel with train station, and from which you can take a train to Machu Picchu. It is located in the province of Urubamba, so it offers an easy access to the various ...

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Aranwa Boutique

The "Aranwa Boutique Cusco Hotel" belongs to a new chain of hotels opened in Peru on October 2010, known for its careful attention to their customers. It is located a few meters from the principal square of Cusco, just behind the San Francisco square, built in a sixteenth century mansion ...

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Belmond Hotel Monasterio

The Monasterio Hotel is one of most famous hotels in Cusco city. The main reason comes to being of the Orient-Express Collection, but the property really distinguished itself when it became the first to offer oxygen-enriched rooms to combat the altitude sickness.
Situated just a few blocks ...

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Aranwa Sacred Valley Hotel

It's considered as one of the best hotels in Cusco, it is located in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, in the small town of Huayllabamba, situated at an hour from Cusco city and 30-minute drive from Ollantaytambo train station. It was built in a seventeenth century colonial hacienda, ...

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FURTHER INFORMATION

For any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us! Get in touch with our travel experts by our Live Chat Help or by email at: contact@cuscoperu.travel. In addition, call us at (+51) 84-285239

Our travel experts will be glad to assist you at any time!

what our customers say



KRISTIN REDMAN
luxury vacation with kristin redman
  • From: USA, Visit: 14 October 2017

"We were very happy with our services” We chose a private tour and could not have been happier with the service we received, it made our time traveling between places enjoyable. Our guides all very knowledgeable, friendly and made us feel welcome, ..."

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DIANNE ZIMMER
luxury vacations with dianne simmer
  • From: USA, Visit: 1 October 2017

"Fantastic! A+ All the day!!! All details of our trip were taken care of, so we could sit back and enjoy our trip to Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. Our guides were prompt, polite and informative. Sol expedited our arrivals, transfers and ..."

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SUNIL PATEL
luxury travel vacations with sunil patel
  • From: USA, Visit: 10 October 2016

"We had a wonderful experience visiting sites around Cusco and seeing Machu Picchu. The views were amazing, we took so many pictures. The restaurant lunch buffet next to the Urubamba river with live music was excellent. It was nice to having all the ..."

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