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CONDORS REALM

Lima/ Arequipa/ Colca Canyon/ Cusco/ Machu Picchu

Our 11 day ´Condors Realm´ offers the best there is to do in Peru in 11 days. It´s an itinerary that flows really well logistically. Arequipa is Peru´s most beautiful city, you will appreciate the Condors and the downtime break at the Colca Canyon with it´s world class medicinal hot springs before heading to Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu.
Daily Departures: For this tour we have departures everyday. Some of our preferred Colca Canyon Lodges are in high demand, so we recommend booking well in advance. Enquire today and one of our Travel Specialists will be in touch.
11 DAY ITINERARY

Our itineraries are second-to-none – We have balanced the best experience possible, including more, while our prices are the most competitive.

Upon arrival into Lima´s International Airport you will make your way through the arrivals doors. Your hotel is conveniently located in the carpark of the airport. A quick walk and no need for transfers. You will appreciate the convenience and comfort after your international flight. 

Note: Most International flights arrive into Lima late in the evening. All flights for Arequipa depart in the morning, afternoon or early evening.  

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Breakfast at your hotel at the airport. At the designated time you will walk over to the airport and check in for your flight from Lima to Arequipa. Upon arrival into Arequipa you will be met by our staff holding a sign with your "last name" on it. You will be greeted and transferred to your hotel where you will have a short pre-briefing. Free day to enjoy Peru´s most beautiful city. 

3 Course Dinner included: 
In the evening we have included a 3 course meal at our favorite Arequipa restaurant, Zig Zag. Enjoying a delicious meal in a romantic setting. *Dinner included in all categories except (Tourist Level). See inclusions section for more information. 
 

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Arequipa City Tour
Breakfast at your hotel. In the afternoon you will be picked up for your City tour of Arequipa. We will start our tour at the impressive main square, the most beautiful main square in Peru, which is located next to the impressive Arequipa Cathedral built in the 17th Century. Then we will visit the Monastery of Saint Catherine, built in 1579 which is an authentic medieval cloister and a small religious centre still used to date. We will then visit the Jesuit Church (1590) a classic example of Baroque architecture. Finishing the tour with impressive views of Arequipa at Yanahuara and Carmen Alto you will then be dropped off at your hotel.

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Day 1 - Colca
Breakfast at your hotel. Morning pick up for your trip to Colca along the way passing Chachani Volcano, Pampa de Arrieros and the National Reserve of Pampa Canahuas where slender Vicunas can be appreciated. At Patapampa (4800m) you will observe the Volcanoes that surround Arequipa. We will then descend to Chivay for lunch. After lunch you will arrive at your hotel where you will enjoy the relaxing Andean surrounds soaking in the world class medicinal Hot Springs.

Recommendation: 
We recommend that you stay at the Colca Lodge, one of our favorite hotels in Peru with the most amazing Hot Springs. A great opportunity to have some rest, relaxation and down time during your trip.  

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Day 2 - Colca
Breakfast at your hotel. Pick up and we will head towards the Condor´s Cross near Chivay. It´s here at one of the most stunning parts of the Colca Canyon that we will witness the huge Condors soaring the canyon walls. We will visit the towns of Maca, Achoma and the lookouts of Antahuilque and Choquetico. In the afternoon you will be dropped off at your hotel in Colca where lunch is included. Relax and unwind in the medicinal hot springs.

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Transfer back to your hotel in Arequipa
Breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy the relaxing surrounds of your hotel in Colca. In the afternoon you will be picked up for your journey back to Arequipa, along the way you will enjoy lunch. Upon arrival into Arequipa you will be dropped off at your hotel where you will overnight. 

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Flight from Arequipa to Cusco
Breakfast at you hotel in Arequipa. At the designated time you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the airport for your flight from Arequipa to Cusco. Upon arrival into Cusco you will be greeted by our staff. You will be transferred to your hotel. Free afternoon to enjoy Cusco at your leisure. 

A La Carta Dinner included:
In the evening we have included a 3 course "A La Carta Dinner" at one of Cusco´s top restaurants with a prime location and views of Cusco´s Main Plaza. *Dinner included in all categories except (Tourist Level). See inclusions section for more information and see what restaurant is included.   

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Cusco City tour
Breakfast at your hotel. In the afternoon you will be picked up from your hotel for your city tour of Cusco starting at Koricancha Temple, one of the most important buildings in the city where the Inca civilization would worship the Sun God, it was converted into a convent by the Spanish. Then you will visit the Cusco Cathedral, built between 1560 and 1664. You will end the tour visiting the bustling San Pedro market, a place locals trade fresh produce and items from different areas of the region. After the tour you will be dropped off at your hotel. 

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Tour of the Sacred Valley

Breakfast at your hotel. Pick up from your hotel in the morning. Today you will visit Awanacancha where you will admire Alpacas and learn about local textiles and natural dyes. Later you will explore the Pisac markets followed by a delicious buffet lunch at Tunupa Restaurant. In the afternoon the tour continues to Ollantaytambo an impressive Inca fortress. After your tour you will be dropped off at the train station in Ollantaytambo where you will take the train to Aguas Calientes where you will be met by one of our staff who will escort you to your hotel. Dinner included at your hotel. 

*All categories except (Tourist Level) include dinner. See inclusions section for more information.

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Tour of Machu Picchu
Breakfast at your hotel. We recommend rising early and going up to Machu Picchu at sunrise, that is when the magic happens. You will have 6 hours to explore this incredible World Wonder including a 2 hour guided tour with our local expert guide. By noon you will have worked yourself up an appetite. We have included a delicious buffet lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge. After lunch you will take the shuttle bus down to Aguas Calientes where you will aboard a scenic train ride back to Cusco where you will be met and transferred back to your hotel. 

*All packages except for the (Tourist Level) include the Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge. See inclusions section for more details. You may be interested in hiking up to Hyuana Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain. These hikes are subject to availability. Enquire for more information. 

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Breakfast at your hotel. At the designated time you will be picked up and transferred to the airport for your flight from Cusco to Lima. Upon arrival in Lima you will connect for your flight departing homeward bound. 

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Accommodation

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Holiday Inn 
- 3 nights in Arequipa at Casona Hotel
- 2 nights in Colca at Pozo del Cielo  
- 3 nights in Cusco at San Francisco Plaza
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at Inka Tower

Info regarding these hotels below. These are the best hotels in this category. We do offer other hotels so ask one of our Travel Specialists for more information. All hotels based on US Standards. 

The best value hotel close to the airport. The Holiday Inn is just one block away from the airport with a complimentary shuttle bus service included. Ideal for those needing somewhere clean, comfortable and convenient during their one night stop over in Lima. You will enjoy the relaxation centre where you can relax and unwind either at the beginning or at the end of your trip to Peru.  

Room Features
Queen bed or 2 Twin beds, Desk, LCD TV, Shower, Air Conditioning, Hair dryer, Wi-Fi internet 

Services
Wi-Fi Internet, Courtesy shuttle bus pick up from Lima Airport, Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast included

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A great value for money tourist level hotel just a 5 minute walk from Peru´s most stunning Plaza De Armas. Close the cafes, shops and restaurants. Ideal for the no frills traveller looking for somewhere clean and comfortable in a good location. Rooms are comfortable and equipped with a relaxing bath tub, heating, hair dryer and an LCD Screen TV. 

Room Features
Free WIFI, TV with cable, Direct dial phone, Digital safe, Heater, Hair dryer, telephone, bathroom

Services
Free Wifi in the entire hotel, PC with internet access, restaurant, Pub, Room service, Conference hall, Foreign currency exchange, Laundry service, Fax and photocopy, Medical care, Oxygen, Breakfast included

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Great value for money hotel in Chivay. This hotel has grown through having a great reputation, offering 38 rooms. This hotel is ideal for those travelling on a budget or the single traveller, looking for somewhere warm and comfortable to stay while in Colca. 

Room Features
Private Bathroom, Amenities kit, Heating, Hairdryer, LED TV, Electric blanket

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Conveniently located just 3 blocks from the Plaza De Armas which is the centre of Cusco. An oasis within Cusco, this hotel offers comfortable rooms within just a walking distance of the main attractions. This hotel gets our vote for the best value for money tourist level hotel in Cusco, ideal for the traveller after an economical choice in Cusco or the solo traveller. Affordable and offers all the comforts you need for your stay. A great base hotel for those embarking on trekking. Ticks every box, economical, clean, comfortable, good location and includes breakfast. 

Room Features
Queen size bed, Heating, Super orthopedic mattress, Hair dryer, Private bathroom, 26 " LCD TV with cable, Safety box, Free Wi-Fi, desk   

Services
Wi-Fi internet access, Laundry service, Money exchange, Storage service, Security personnel 24 hours, Multilingual hotel staff, Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast included

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This is a great value for money and comfortable tourist level hotel in Aguas Calientes. Free Wi Fi is available in all public areas. This property has a restaurant and bar. A complimentary breakfast is served in the mornings. Each room here includes a dining area, a safety-deposit box, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and private bathroom facilities. Rooms also feature a balcony providing city and mountain views. All rooms have heat control and fresh towels. There is an on-site sauna, which guests may use at an extra fee. Guests will find a 24-hour front desk service and pleasant communal areas, such as the garden and library.  

Room Features
Bath, Safety deposit box, Telephone, Hairdryer, Balcony, Radio, Desk, Toiletries, Heating, Cable, Flat-screen TV, Views, Alarm clock, Clean towels

Services
Free internet available in public areas, Restaurant, Garden, Laundry Room Service, Safety deposit box, Bar, Concierge service, Currency
exchange, 24-Hour front desk, Ironing service, Library, Heating, Breakfast included 

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Transfers & Transportation

- Pick up from airport in Arequipa & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip) 
- Pick up from airport in Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco Train station to hotel 

Comfortable seats and excellent service. This train is great value for money. A key design feature are the glass panels on the side of the roof which gives you a better aspect of the views, you will be able to see the tops of those steep mountains which might have been cut off by the roof otherwise. Relaxing background music, helpful staff, refreshing selection of hot and cold drinks such as fruit juices and Andean Herbal teas included. The small details really do matter, picking the right time train is really important. When returning to Cusco from Aguas Calientes, we recommend a train departing Aguas Calientes around 4pm. This way you will get to enjoy the views during daylight while also getting back to Cusco by dinner time. 

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Tours

All tours are with a professional English speaking guide. All entrance tickets are included 

- City Tour of Arequipa - 3 ½ hours
- 3 Day Tour of Colca Canyon
- City Tour of Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

Meals

- All breakfasts at hotels
- 3 lunches included in Colca
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley tour

Please note: 
The additional dinners and lunches mentioned in the itinerary are not included in the Tourist level package. 

3 Lunches
We have included a lunch on each day of your 3 day tour of the Colca Canyon. Included are 2 buffet lunches at a local restaurant in Chivay and also a lunch at the hotel you are staying at in Colca. Here you will enjoy Peruvian and International cuisine.  

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A Spanish Hacienda style set up with lots of open gardens home to exotic Parrots and grazing Alpacas and Llamas provide the perfect relaxing setting where you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch spread, with fresh produce of meats, a good selection of salads and Peruvian grains from the Sacred Valley region, and fresh juices and soft drink. For those doing the Sacred Valley Tour lunch is included here, the perfect compliment to your full day excursion. 

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Domestic flights
- Lima to Arequipa
- Arequipa to Cusco 
- Cusco to Lima
Approx. price (US$300) 
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

Accommodation

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Holiday Inn 
- 3 nights in Arequipa at Casa Andina Select
- 2 nights in Colca at El Refugio
- 3 nights in Cusco at Casa Andina San Blas
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at El Mapi

Info regarding these hotels below. These are the best hotels in this category. We do offer other hotels so ask one of our Travel Specialists for more information. All hotels based on US Standards. 

The best value hotel close to the airport. The Holiday Inn is just one block away from the airport with a complimentary shuttle bus service included. Ideal for those needing somewhere clean, comfortable and convenient during their one night stop over in Lima. You will enjoy the relaxation centre where you can relax and unwind either at the beginning or at the end of your trip to Peru.  

Room Features
Queen bed or 2 Twin beds, Desk, LCD TV, Shower, Air Conditioning, Hair dryer, Wi-Fi internet 

Services
Wi-Fi Internet, Courtesy shuttle bus pick up from Lima Airport, Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast included

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Location, location, location. This hotel has the best location in Arequipa. Right in the heart of Peru´s most stunning Plaza De Armas. This is our choice for best hotel in Arequipa as far as value for money goes, giving the best location and comfort at a good price. If it´s available it´s our first choice for most passengers. A very modern and fresh 3.5 star hotel from one of Peru´s leading hotel Chains, Casa Andina known for their cleanliness, friendly service and modern amenities.  It has 58 comfortable rooms equipped with air conditioning and a great shower with plenty of hot water in 5 floors totally refurbished. Enjoy the buffet breakfast, room service and free wifi. With a modern and functional design. Guests can enjoy their time in Arequipa in the communal areas of the restaurant La Plaza Bar & Grill.

Room Features
1 Full Size Bed or 2 Full Size Beds, Safety box, Desk, Ironing board, Iron, Hair dryer, Minibar, Coffee kit, Telephone, TV LED, Cable TV, Free WiFi, Bathroom, Shower

Services
Free WiFi in all the hotel, Pool, Gym, Internet Center, Laundry, Massage Room, Hair Stylist, Restaurant, Sauna, Breakfast included

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This peaceful refuge is located 5 minutes from the village of Chivay. Nestled along the magestic Colca River, between dominent mountains, starry skies and lush green gardens makes this place the ultimate oasis and retreat to relax and unwind. Here amongst the lodge surrounds you will be able to take in the natural waterfalls, the exotic plants and hummingbirds. El Refugio is one of the few hotels in the area with private natural hot springs. The Hotel has two pools fed by natural sources rich in minerals that are beneficial to health, such as lithium. One of the pools is covered and offers an impressive view of the river. This one has a temperature between 35 and 39 degrees Celsius. The other pool is located by the grill area, on the banks of the river.

Room Features
El Refugio has 33 rooms of a rustic style with a simple decoration, all of them having a view of the valley and the river. Each room has a small terrace where you can admire a splendid view. Single, matrimonial or double rooms have two double beds to provide more comfort and space. Triples rooms have two double beds and one single bed. Bathrooms have a tub with shower.

Services

Restaurant, Bar, Buffet Breakfast, Thermal Hot Springs

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This cozy and comfortable hotel is located in the Arts & Crafts neighbourhood of San Blas, a short walk from the busy main square in Cusco. Centrally located on top of a hill. Casa Andina San Blas combines historic architecture with great views of the city. The hotel has 38 comfortable non-smoking rooms, built around an ancient stone courtyard. San Blas is a quieter area rich with culture, and has access to a host of cafés and restaurants. 


Room Features

1 Queen bed or 2 Twin beds, Desk / Breakfast table, Indoor patio view, Safety box, Heater, Shower, Hair dryer


Services

Reception Service, Wi-Fi internet available in certain areas ask reception, Internet Centre, ATM, Buffet Breakfast included

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This is our preferred hotel in Aguas Calientes. Over the years we have sent nearly all our guests to this hotel. A great value for money hotel. Smart, contemporary and cozy, amidst the hustle and bustle of Aguas Calientes. Relax in a pleasant and wholesome ambience. Inkaterra is one of Peru´s top hotel chains. Lofty ceilings, panoramic windows allows natural light to filter between tall eucalyptus dried branches, creating an ambience of order and wellbeing. Dinner at the restaurant is included when you stay at El Mapi. 

Room Features
20 sq.m, Panoramic windows, Blackout curtains, Twin/king size beds,  100% cotton sheets, Duvet covers, Hypoallergenic pillows, Tight-focus reading light, Cotton bath robes, Hair dryers, Natural herbal amenities, Direct TV, Safe-box, Telephone, Bedside table, Armchair, Reading lamp, Full size mirror. Also available here are Suite rooms. Enquire for more information. 

Services
Welcome signature lemongrass lemonade, A complimentary Pisco Sour, Nutritious buffet breakfast, A la carte dinner, reception assistance between train station and hotel, Personalized wake-up calls, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, DirecTv, Oxygen upon request

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Transfers & Transportation

- Pick up from airport in Arequipa & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip) 
- Pick up from airport in Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco Train station to hotel 

Comfortable seats and excellent service. This train is great value for money. A key design feature are the glass panels on the side of the roof which gives you a better aspect of the views, you will be able to see the tops of those steep mountains which might have been cut off by the roof otherwise. Relaxing background music, helpful staff, refreshing selection of hot and cold drinks such as fruit juices and Andean Herbal teas included. The small details really do matter, picking the right time train is really important. When returning to Cusco from Aguas Calientes, we recommend a train departing Aguas Calientes around 4pm. This way you will get to enjoy the views during daylight while also getting back to Cusco by dinner time. 

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Tours

All tours are with a professional English speaking guide. All entrance tickets are included 

- City Tour of Arequipa - 3 ½ hours
- 3 Day Tour of Colca Canyon
- City Tour of Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

Meals

- All breakfasts at hotels
- Dinner at Zig Zag in Arequipa
- 3 lunches included in Colca
- Dinner at Calle Del Medio in Cusco
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

One of our favourite restaurants in Peru, we always get excited when our guests dine here. This restaurant has a romantic atmosphere, we love the stone interiors and archways and in particular the staircase that was constructed by the great Gustav Eiffel. The signature dish here is the meat selection that comes out sizzling on hot volcanic rock. Beef, Lamb and Alpaca, each selection so very tender, juicy and succulent. The Alpaca is the surprise here being our favourite choice. I would dare say the best Alpaca in Peru. When you are in Arequipa a visit to Zig Zag is a must. 

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3 Lunches
We have included a lunch on each day of your 3 day tour of the Colca Canyon. Included are 2 buffet lunches at a local restaurant in Chivay and also a lunch at the hotel you are staying at in Colca. Here you will enjoy Peruvian and International cuisine.  

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Located right in the heart of Cusco´s main plaza with one of the very best views, here you will have the perfect introduction to Peruvian gastronomy. Creative interior design and a mix of contemporary and traditional Peruvian cuisine with a fusion of International. We include an A La Carta 3 course meal here for our guests on their first evening when they arrive in Cusco. Drinks are not included but can be purchased separately. Some notable dishes here are the Sacred Valley Salad, the Trout which is served very fresh from the crisp Sacred Valley Rivers, and the Mouse with Maracuya and Quinoa. A great way to start your trip in Cusco. 

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A Spanish Hacienda style set up with lots of open gardens home to exotic Parrots and grazing Alpacas and Llamas provide the perfect relaxing setting where you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch spread, with fresh produce of meats, a good selection of salads and Peruvian grains from the Sacred Valley region, and fresh juices and soft drink. For those doing the Sacred Valley Tour lunch is included here, the perfect compliment to your full day excursion. 

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Complimentary dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes. 
You will arrive at your Aguas Calientes hotel in the evening. Dinner is included at your hotel which is really convenient. Here you will enjoy a delicious A La Carta dinner. Enjoy Peruvian dishes, International or a fusion of both. 

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We offer this buffet lunch experience for all our guests visiting Machu Picchu. After a very early start and exploring the ruins all morning you will have worked yourself up an appetite. The only restaurant located up at Machu Picchu Citadel and offering an excellent spread at the buffet its the best way to relax and enjoy a delicious lunch after your visit to Machu Picchu. There are 2 large self-serve counters that include a selection of appetizers, 4 main courses, and several dessert options. Bread, salads and pasta side dishes are also on offer. Coffee, herbal teas and soft drinks are also available at a smaller drinks stand to the rear. With few quality choices available in the town of Aguas Calientes below and being time constrained to catch your train this is the very best choice. 

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Domestic flights
- Lima to Arequipa
- Arequipa to Cusco 
- Cusco to Lima
Approx. price (US$300) 
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

Accommodation

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Wyndham Hotel 
- 3 nights in Arequipa at Casa Andina Select
- 2 nights in Colca at Colca Lodge
- 3 nights in Cusco at El Mercado 
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at El Mapi

Info regarding these hotels below. These are the best hotels in this category. We do offer other hotels so ask one of our Travel Specialists for more information. All hotels based on US Standards. 

This hotel is conveniently located within Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport, only 20 metres walk away from the arrivals area. It provides comfortably furnished rooms and suites that include 26 inch LCD TV with cable, free Wi-Fi, and marble bathrooms. Rooms feature a 32 inch LCD TV and a separate living room. Guests can keep fit at the gym or relax at the spa. There is a restaurant and bar where breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as a variety of drinks are served. The hotel is ideally located to provide ideal accommodation for guests in transit to a host of Peruvian destinations. A retreat to relax, unwind, rest, and recharge your batteries either before or after your Peruvian vacation.
Room Features
192 non-smoking guest rooms and suites effortlessly fuse form and function with well-designed amenities and modern conveniences, including plush bedding with pillow top mattresses, free WiFi, flat screen TVs, fully stocked mini-bars, marble bathrooms with soaking tubs and showers, spacious work desks with ergonomic chairs, free local calls, electronic safes, and coffee/tea makers. 

Services
Sauna, Gym, Relaxation centre with plunge pool, Business center 24 hrs, Spa, Laundry service, Massage, Restaurant, Bar, Buffet Breakfast included, Upon arrival into Lima´s International Airport you will make your way through the arrivals doors. Your hotel is conveniently located in the carpark of the airport. A quick walk and no need for transfers. You will appreciate the convenience and comfort after your international flight. 

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Location, location, location. This hotel has the best location in Arequipa. Right in the heart of Peru´s most stunning Plaza De Armas. This is our choice for best hotel in Arequipa as far as value for money goes, giving the best location and comfort at a good price. If it´s available it´s our first choice for most passengers. A very modern and fresh 3.5 star hotel from one of Peru´s leading hotel Chains, Casa Andina known for their cleanliness, friendly service and modern amenities.  It has 58 comfortable rooms equipped with air conditioning and a great shower with plenty of hot water in 5 floors totally refurbished. Enjoy the buffet breakfast, room service and free wifi. With a modern and functional design. Guests can enjoy their time in Arequipa in the communal areas of the restaurant La Plaza Bar & Grill.

Room Features
1 Full Size Bed or 2 Full Size Beds, Safety box, Desk, Ironing board, Iron, Hair dryer, Minibar, Coffee kit, Telephone, TV LED, Cable TV, Free WiFi, Bathroom, Shower

Services
Free WiFi in all the hotel, Pool, Gym, Internet Center, Laundry, Massage Room, Hair Stylist, Restaurant, Sauna, Breakfast included

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For value for money with the experience offered, this is our favourite hotel in Peru. We always use this hotel in Colca when it´s available, and it´s why we offer 2 nights in Colca. Because staying here for one evening is not enough. So good we changed our itinerary to add an extra day! This hotel nestles on the banks of the River Colca. It is surrounded by hundreds of pre-Inca agricultural terraces, which have been declared a Peruvian cultural heritage site, and is blessed with relaxing hot spring waters. This is a place with ancient energy, combined with nature and the starting point for exploring the valley and visiting the Colca Canyon, one of the world`s deepest ravines. At Colca Lodge you will feel another dimension to relaxation at the hot springs Eco-spa with a steam room, Jacuzzis, and massage sessions with local therapists. In addition to the sense of tranquility and harmony provided by the landscape, the never-ending flow of the river complete an experience not to be forgotten.

Natural Hot Springs
Few places on Earth have the good fortune to be blessed with such beautiful natural surroundings and hot springs of such special quality as you will find at Colca Lodge. The four pools, located on the banks of the river, are fed by natural springs which produce water at temperatures of up to 80ºC and are rich in minerals that are beneficial to the health - notably lithium, an element that promotes relaxation. The design of the pools has been carefully worked out so as to minimize interference with the natural surroundings. Only local materials have been used in their construction (stone, earth and straw) to create a magical ambience that will take you into another dimension, especially on winter nights under an impressive southern-hemisphere star-filled sky. 

Room Features
Colca Lodge has 45 rooms of a rustic style all of which have a view of the valley and the hotel's gardens and patios. Most of them have a creative heating system employing heat-radiating stone slabs warmed by geothermal energy sources - with a minimum environmental impact. With it's simple decoration, thatched roofs, and some walls built of adobe, Colca Lodge offers 19 double and 17 triple or quadruple rooms, 1 Family Suite, 1 Matrimonial Suite and 1 Panoramic Suite. Also available are 6 Adobe suites and Junior Suites - tastefully decorated in tone with the surroundings and with relaxing terraces offering splendid views. Given the remote location of the hotel and the unavailability of good-quality Wi-Fi and television, these services are offered, with certain restrictions, only within the social areas of the Lodge. However, we guarantee that you will not miss them in the rooms.

Services
Thermal Hot Springs, Relaxation centre and massage, Wi-Fi in certain areas of the hotel, Alpaca Farm, Buffet Breakfast

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Located right in the heart of Cusco. A new addition to the 4 star range in Cusco, it´s our choice of best 4 star in Cusco. Modern, trendy and chic. Warm Peruvian hospitality and attention to detail. Eye catching design and exceptional customer service. Ideal for the traveller looking for somewhere inspirational to stay, trend setters, hipsters and young professionals. Treat yourself to a massage at the relaxation centre. The feedback we get from our clients who stay here is always exceptional. 

Room Features
King sized beds, or twin rooms with 2 double beds, Shower, Heater, Snack Basket, Coffee maker, Hair dryer, Bath amenities, In-Room Safe, Phone, Smart TV 32" with Sat.Tv, Clock radio, Internet Wifi Wired High-Speed, 24/7 hour reception and security, Daily Housekeeping Included, Private Bathroom, Daily World Newspapers, Laundry service available, Medical assistance upon request. Also available here is the Junior Suite, a room we recommend as it includes an open fire place that creates a cozy atmosphere. 

Services
Restaurant, Bar, Massage and Relaxation Centre, Wifi, Business Centre, Reception, Breakfast included

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This is our preferred hotel in Aguas Calientes. Over the years we have sent nearly all our guests to this hotel. A great value for money hotel. Smart, contemporary and cozy, amidst the hustle and bustle of Aguas Calientes. Relax in a pleasant and wholesome ambience. Inkaterra is one of Peru´s top hotel chains. Lofty ceilings, panoramic windows allows natural light to filter between tall eucalyptus dried branches, creating an ambience of order and wellbeing. Dinner at the restaurant is included when you stay at El Mapi. 

Room Features
20 sq.m, Panoramic windows, Blackout curtains, Twin/king size beds,  100% cotton sheets, Duvet covers, Hypoallergenic pillows, Tight-focus reading light, Cotton bath robes, Hair dryers, Natural herbal amenities, Direct TV, Safe-box, Telephone, Bedside table, Armchair, Reading lamp, Full size mirror. Also available here are Suite rooms. Enquire for more information. 

Services
Welcome signature lemongrass lemonade, A complimentary Pisco Sour, Nutritious buffet breakfast, A la carte dinner, reception assistance between train station and hotel, Personalized wake-up calls, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, DirecTv, Oxygen upon request

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Transfers & Transportation

- Pick up from airport in Arequipa & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip) 
- Pick up from airport in Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes
- Inca Rail 360 Train Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco train station to hotel 

Experience a unique way to travel to Machu Picchu, exploring the Andean landscape like never before with wider and taller panoramic windows and an observation outdoor carriage including a bar. The only train in Peru with an entertainment app on board which will allow you to learn more about the train journey and the Inca civilization. Enjoy an appetizing selection of cold and warm drinks, prepared using fruit juices and Andean herbs, and delicious gourmet and organic delights made with products from the Sacred Valley. The small details really do matter, picking the right time train is really important. When returning to Cusco from Aguas Calientes, we recommend a train departing Aguas Calientes around 4pm. This way you will get to enjoy the views during daylight while also getting back to Cusco by dinner time.

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Tours

All tours are with a professional English speaking guide. All entrance tickets are included 

- City Tour of Arequipa - 3 ½ hours
- 3 Day Tour of Colca Canyon
- City Tour of Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

Meals

- All breakfasts at hotels
- Dinner at Zig Zag in Arequipa
- 3 lunches included in Colca
- Dinner at Chicha in Cusco
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

One of our favourite restaurants in Peru, we always get excited when our guests dine here. This restaurant has a romantic atmosphere, we love the stone interiors and archways and in particular the staircase that was constructed by the great Gustav Eiffel. The signature dish here is the meat selection that comes out sizzling on hot volcanic rock. Beef, Lamb and Alpaca, each selection so very tender, juicy and succulent. The Alpaca is the surprise here being our favourite choice. I would dare say the best Alpaca in Peru. When you are in Arequipa a visit to Zig Zag is a must. 

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3 Lunches
We have included a lunch on each day of your 3 day tour of the Colca Canyon. Included are 2 buffet lunches at a local restaurant in Chivay and also a lunch at the hotel you are staying at in Colca. Here you will enjoy Peruvian and International cuisine.  

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Probably the best restaurant in Cusco. Chicha is owned by Peru´s most famous International Chef, Gaston Acurio. Chicha is about regional food: the produce, traditions and culture from each location elevated with good culinary techniques, working with responsibility and by the hand of the local producers. Located a few blocks from the Plaza de Armas. We include an A La Carta 3 course meal here for our guest who are looking for the finer things Peru has to offer. We include this on the first evening in Cusco. It offers the perfect introduction to Peruvian gastronomy.

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A Spanish Hacienda style set up with lots of open gardens home to exotic Parrots and grazing Alpacas and Llamas provide the perfect relaxing setting where you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch spread, with fresh produce of meats, a good selection of salads and Peruvian grains from the Sacred Valley region, and fresh juices and soft drink. For those doing the Sacred Valley Tour lunch is included here, the perfect compliment to your full day excursion. 

MORE INFORMATION

Complimentary dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes. 
You will arrive at your Aguas Calientes hotel in the evening. Dinner is included at your hotel which is really convenient. Here you will enjoy a delicious A La Carta dinner. Enjoy Peruvian dishes, International or a fusion of both. 

MORE INFORMATION

We offer this buffet lunch experience for all our guests visiting Machu Picchu. After a very early start and exploring the ruins all morning you will have worked yourself up an appetite. The only restaurant located up at Machu Picchu Citadel and offering an excellent spread at the buffet its the best way to relax and enjoy a delicious lunch after your visit to Machu Picchu. There are 2 large self-serve counters that include a selection of appetizers, 4 main courses, and several dessert options. Bread, salads and pasta side dishes are also on offer. Coffee, herbal teas and soft drinks are also available at a smaller drinks stand to the rear. With few quality choices available in the town of Aguas Calientes below and being time constrained to catch your train this is the very best choice.

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Not Included

Domestic flights
- Lima to Arequipa
- Arequipa to Cusco 
- Cusco to Lima
Approx. price (US$300) 
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

Accommodation

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Wyndham Hotel
- 3 nights in Arequipa at Casa Andina Premium
- 2 nights in Colca at Colca Lodge
- 3 nights in Cusco at the El Mercado
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at Casa Del Sol

Info regarding these hotels below. These are the best hotels in this category. We do offer other hotels so ask one of our Travel Specialists for more information. All hotels based on US Standards. 

This hotel is conveniently located within Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport, only 20 metres walk away from the arrivals area. It provides comfortably furnished rooms and suites that include 26 inch LCD TV with cable, free Wi-Fi, and marble bathrooms. Rooms feature a 32 inch LCD TV and a separate living room. Guests can keep fit at the gym or relax at the spa. There is a restaurant and bar where breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as a variety of drinks are served. The hotel is ideally located to provide ideal accommodation for guests in transit to a host of Peruvian destinations. A retreat to relax, unwind, rest, and recharge your batteries either before or after your Peruvian vacation.

Room Features
192 non-smoking guest rooms and suites effortlessly fuse form and function with well-designed amenities and modern conveniences, including plush bedding with pillow top mattresses, free WiFi, flat screen TVs, fully stocked mini-bars, marble bathrooms with soaking tubs and showers, spacious work desks with ergonomic chairs, free local calls, electronic safes, and coffee/tea makers. 

Services
Sauna, Gym, Relaxation centre with plunge pool, Business center 24 hrs, Spa, Laundry service, Massage, Restaurant, Bar, Buffet Breakfast included

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For value for money with the experience offered, this is our favourite hotel in Peru. We always use this hotel in Colca when it´s available, and it´s why we offer 2 nights in Colca. Because staying here for one evening is not enough. So good we changed our itinerary to add an extra day! This hotel nestles on the banks of the River Colca. It is surrounded by hundreds of pre-Inca agricultural terraces, which have been declared a Peruvian cultural heritage site, and is blessed with relaxing hot 

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For value for money with the experience offered, this is our favourite hotel in Peru. We always use this hotel in Colca when it´s available, and it´s why we offer 2 nights in Colca. Because staying here for one evening is not enough. So good we changed our itinerary to add an extra day! This hotel nestles on the banks of the River Colca. It is surrounded by hundreds of pre-Inca agricultural terraces, which have been declared a Peruvian cultural heritage site, and is blessed with relaxing hot spring waters. This is a place with ancient energy, combined with nature and the starting point for exploring the valley and visiting the Colca Canyon, one of the world`s deepest ravines. At Colca Lodge you will feel another dimension to relaxation at the hot springs Eco-spa with a steam room, Jacuzzis, and massage sessions with local therapists. In addition to the sense of tranquility and harmony provided by the landscape, the never-ending flow of the river complete an experience not to be forgotten.

Natural Hot Springs
Few places on Earth have the good fortune to be blessed with such beautiful natural surroundings and hot springs of such special quality as you will find at Colca Lodge. The four pools, located on the banks of the river, are fed by natural springs which produce water at temperatures of up to 80ºC and are rich in minerals that are beneficial to the health - notably lithium, an element that promotes relaxation. The design of the pools has been carefully worked out so as to minimize interference with the natural surroundings. Only local materials have been used in their construction (stone, earth and straw) to create a magical ambience that will take you into another dimension, especially on winter nights under an impressive southern-hemisphere star-filled sky. 

Room Features
Colca Lodge has 45 rooms of a rustic style all of which have a view of the valley and the hotel's gardens and patios. Most of them have a creative heating system employing heat-radiating stone slabs warmed by geothermal energy sources - with a minimum environmental impact. With it's simple decoration, thatched roofs, and some walls built of adobe, Colca Lodge offers 19 double and 17 triple or quadruple rooms, 1 Family Suite, 1 Matrimonial Suite and 1 Panoramic Suite. Also available are 6 Adobe suites and Junior Suites - tastefully decorated in tone with the surroundings and with relaxing terraces offering splendid views. Given the remote location of the hotel and the unavailability of good-quality Wi-Fi and television, these services are offered, with certain restrictions, only within the social areas of the Lodge. However, we guarantee that you will not miss them in the rooms.

Services
Thermal Hot Springs, Relaxation centre and massage, Wi-Fi in certain areas of the hotel, Alpaca Farm, Buffet Breakfast

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Located right in the heart of Cusco. A new addition to the 4 star range in Cusco, it´s our choice of best 4 star in Cusco. Modern, trendy and chic. Warm Peruvian hospitality and attention to detail. Eye catching design and exceptional customer service. Ideal for the traveller looking for somewhere inspirational to stay, trend setters, hipsters and young professionals. Treat yourself to a massage at the relaxation centre. The feedback we get from our clients who stay here is always exceptional. 

Room Features
King sized beds, or twin rooms with 2 double beds, Shower, Heater, Snack Basket, Coffee maker, Hair dryer, Bath amenities, In-Room Safe, Phone, Smart TV 32" with Sat.Tv, Clock radio, Internet Wifi Wired High-Speed, 24/7 hour reception and security, Daily Housekeeping Included, Private Bathroom, Daily World Newspapers, Laundry service available, Medical assistance upon request. Also available here is the Junior Suite, a room we recommend as it includes an open fire place that creates a cozy atmosphere. 

Services
Restaurant, Bar, Massage and Relaxation Centre, Wifi, Business Centre, Reception, Breakfast included

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Our 4 Star pick in Aguas Calientes, well our only 4 star pick in Aguas Calientes, in Aguas Calientes the hotel star categories are a little bit murky, some claim to be 4 star, but this is a genuine 4 star and then some. A boutique hotel equipped with comforts where you can relax to the comforting sounds of the Vilcanota River. Dinner is included as part of the package at the Manka Restaurant. You may wish to give yourself a pampering and relaxing retreat at their highly esteemed Kíntu Spa. If you like staying 4 star then you have the best Aguas Calientes has to offer right here.

Room Features
Bath and Spanish Shower, Bottle of Mineral Water, Large Closets, Breakfast Table, Queen Beds or two Single Full Sized beds, LCD TV, Bar Fridge, Safety Secured Box

Services
Manka Restaurant that includes dinner as part of your package, Use of Spa Kintu (not Massage) Suana and Plunge Pool, 2x1 Happy Hour at Manka Restaurant, Laundry service, Massages can be booked for an additional cost, Breakfast included

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Transfers & Transportation

- Pick up from airport in Arequipa & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip) 
- Pick up from airport in Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes
- Inca Rail 360 Train Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco train station to hotel 

Experience a unique way to travel to Machu Picchu, exploring the Andean landscape like never before with wider and taller panoramic windows and an observation outdoor carriage including a bar. The only train in Peru with an entertainment app on board which will allow you to learn more about the train journey and the Inca civilization. Enjoy an appetizing selection of cold and warm drinks, prepared using fruit juices and Andean herbs, and delicious gourmet and organic delights made with products from the Sacred Valley. The small details really do matter, picking the right time train is really important. When returning to Cusco from Aguas Calientes, we recommend a train departing Aguas Calientes around 4pm. This way you will get to enjoy the views during daylight while also getting back to Cusco by dinner time.

MORE INFORMATION

Tours

All tours are with a professional English speaking guide. All entrance tickets are included 

- City Tour of Arequipa - 3 ½ hours
- 3 Day Tour of Colca Canyon
- City Tour of Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

Meals

- All breakfasts at hotels
- Dinner at Zig Zag in Arequipa
- 3 lunches included in Colca
- Dinner at Chicha in Cusco
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

One of our favourite restaurants in Peru, we always get excited when our guests dine here. This restaurant has a romantic atmosphere, we love the stone interiors and archways and in particular the staircase that was constructed by the great Gustav Eiffel. The signature dish here is the meat selection that comes out sizzling on hot volcanic rock. Beef, Lamb and Alpaca, each selection so very tender, juicy and succulent. The Alpaca is the surprise here being our favourite choice. I would dare say the best Alpaca in Peru. When you are in Arequipa a visit to Zig Zag is a must. 

MORE INFORMATION

3 Lunches
We have included a lunch on each day of your 3 day tour of the Colca Canyon. Included are 2 buffet lunches at a local restaurant in Chivay and also a lunch at the hotel you are staying at in Colca. Here you will enjoy Peruvian and International cuisine.  

MORE INFORMATION

Probably the best restaurant in Cusco. Chicha is owned by Peru´s most famous International Chef, Gaston Acurio. Chicha is about regional food: the produce, traditions and culture from each location elevated with good culinary techniques, working with responsibility and by the hand of the local producers. Located a few blocks from the Plaza de Armas. We include an A La Carta 3 course meal here for our guest who are looking for the finer things Peru has to offer. We include this on the first evening in Cusco. It offers the perfect introduction to Peruvian gastronomy.

MORE INFORMATION

A Spanish Hacienda style set up with lots of open gardens home to exotic Parrots and grazing Alpacas and Llamas provide the perfect relaxing setting where you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch spread, with fresh produce of meats, a good selection of salads and Peruvian grains from the Sacred Valley region, and fresh juices and soft drink. For those doing the Sacred Valley Tour lunch is included here, the perfect compliment to your full day excursion. 

MORE INFORMATION

Complimentary dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes. 
You will arrive at your Aguas Calientes hotel in the evening. Dinner is included at your hotel which is really convenient. Here you will enjoy a delicious A La Carta dinner. Enjoy Peruvian dishes, International or a fusion of both. 

MORE INFORMATION

We offer this buffet lunch experience for all our guests visiting Machu Picchu. After a very early start and exploring the ruins all morning you will have worked yourself up an appetite. The only restaurant located up at Machu Picchu Citadel and offering an excellent spread at the buffet its the best way to relax and enjoy a delicious lunch after your visit to Machu Picchu. There are 2 large self-serve counters that include a selection of appetizers, 4 main courses, and several dessert options. Bread, salads and pasta side dishes are also on offer. Coffee, herbal teas and soft drinks are also available at a smaller drinks stand to the rear. With few quality choices available in the town of Aguas Calientes below and being time constrained to catch your train this is the very best choice.

MORE INFORMATION

Not Included

Domestic flights
- Lima to Arequipa
- Arequipa to Cusco 
- Cusco to Lima
Approx. price (US$300) 
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

Accommodation

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Wyndham Hotel
- 3 nights in Arequipa at Costa Del Sol
- 2 nights in Colca at Colca Lodge
- 3 nights in Cusco at the JW Marriott
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at Inkaterra El Pueblo

Info regarding these hotels below. We do offer other hotels in this category. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for more information. All hotels based on US Standards. 

This hotel is conveniently located within Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport, only 20 metres walk away from the arrivals area. It provides comfortably furnished rooms and suites that include 26 inch LCD TV with cable, free Wi-Fi, and marble bathrooms. Rooms feature a 32 inch LCD TV and a separate living room. Guests can keep fit at the gym or relax at the spa. There is a restaurant and bar where breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as a variety of drinks are served. The hotel is ideally located to provide ideal accommodation for guests in transit to a host of Peruvian destinations. A retreat to relax, unwind, rest, and recharge your batteries either before or after your Peruvian vacation.

Room Features
192 non-smoking guest rooms and suites effortlessly fuse form and function with well-designed amenities and modern conveniences, including plush bedding with pillow top mattresses, free WiFi, flat screen TVs, fully stocked mini-bars, marble bathrooms with soaking tubs and showers, spacious work desks with ergonomic chairs, free local calls, electronic safes, and coffee/tea makers. 

Services
Sauna, Gym, Relaxation centre with plunge pool, Business center 24 hrs, Spa, Laundry service, Massage, Restaurant, Bar, Buffet Breakfast included

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The best and most luxurious hotel in Arequipa. Costa Del Sol Hotel is an emblematic part of the city, it is perfect for both corporate and leisure trips and just 5 minutes away from the center of the city. Relax in the spacious gardens, fall in love with a traditional gastronomic proposal, with a unique contemporary touch. This hotel has 88 luxurious and comfortable rooms, an equipped gym, as well as a large swimming pool with Jacuzzi and a sauna.

Room Features
Two beds or a king bed, a 32″ LCD TV with cable, a desk and heating. The bathroom has 220V and 110V plug points and there are bathrobes, slippers and a hair-dryer to make your stay more pleasurable. Some of the rooms are specially designed for the disabled. All rooms have a 100% smoke-free policy in rooms. Other rooms available here are the Premium Room, Premium garden room, Colonial Suite, Duplex Suite, Misti Suite, Libertador Suite. Enquire for more information. 

Services
24-hour front desk, Bar/ lounge, Business center, Conference space, Free Wi-Fi, ATM/ banking, Swimming Pool, Juanita the Tortoise the hotel mascot born in the 1940´s in the Galapagos Islands, Breakfast included


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For value for money with the experience offered, this is our favourite hotel in Peru. We always use this hotel in Colca when it´s available, and it´s why we offer 2 nights in Colca. Because staying here for one evening is not enough. So good we changed our itinerary to add an extra day! This hotel nestles on the banks of the River Colca. It is surrounded by hundreds of pre-Inca agricultural terraces, which have been declared a Peruvian cultural heritage site, and is blessed with relaxing hot spring waters. This is a place with ancient energy, combined with nature and the starting point for exploring the valley and visiting the Colca Canyon, one of the world`s deepest ravines. At Colca Lodge you will feel another dimension to relaxation at the hot springs Eco-spa with a steam room, Jacuzzis, and massage sessions with local therapists. In addition to the sense of tranquility and harmony provided by the landscape, the never-ending flow of the river complete an experience not to be forgotten.

Natural Hot Springs
Few places on Earth have the good fortune to be blessed with such beautiful natural surroundings and hot springs of such special quality as you will find at Colca Lodge. The four pools, located on the banks of the river, are fed by natural springs which produce water at temperatures of up to 80ºC and are rich in minerals that are beneficial to the health - notably lithium, an element that promotes relaxation. The design of the pools has been carefully worked out so as to minimize interference with the natural surroundings. Only local materials have been used in their construction (stone, earth and straw) to create a magical ambience that will take you into another dimension, especially on winter nights under an impressive southern-hemisphere star-filled sky. 

Room Features
Colca Lodge has 45 rooms of a rustic style all of which have a view of the valley and the hotel's gardens and patios. Most of them have a creative heating system employing heat-radiating stone slabs warmed by geothermal energy sources - with a minimum environmental impact. With it's simple decoration, thatched roofs, and some walls built of adobe, Colca Lodge offers 19 double and 17 triple or quadruple rooms, 1 Family Suite, 1 Matrimonial Suite and 1 Panoramic Suite. Also available are 6 Adobe suites and Junior Suites - tastefully decorated in tone with the surroundings and with relaxing terraces offering splendid views. Given the remote location of the hotel and the unavailability of good-quality Wi-Fi and television, these services are offered, with certain restrictions, only within the social areas of the Lodge. However, we guarantee that you will not miss them in the rooms.

Services
Thermal Hot Springs, Relaxation centre and massage, Wi-Fi in certain areas of the hotel, Alpaca Farm, Buffet Breakfast

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Located in the city’s historical center, the JW Marriott Hotel Cusco combines the needs of today’s luxury traveler with the design elements of an architecturally stunning archaeological site. Equipped with the latest technology including Wi-Fi, LCD cable TVs, and oxygen system for a fee. Designed around a colonial convent, this hotel features resort-like amenities including a restaurant with excellent Peruvian cuisine, a bar and a full-service spa offering a heated pool, sauna, steam room and treatments inspired by ancient techniques. The hotel has 153 rooms, including 7 suites. 

Room Features
spa-like marble bathrooms are outfitted with sumptuous robes, slippers, and a separate bath. Guests can request additional oxygen in their rooms or suites to counter Cusco's high altitude. Enjoy luxury perks like 24 hour room service, 42-inch LCD TVs, and high-speed Internet access.

Rooms available
Classic Inca Wall Room, Family Room, Courtyard Terrace, Luxury Suite, Imperial Suite (Request more information)

Services
Hotel Concierge Service, Rooms for disabled available, Medical assistance, Luggage Storage, Additional Cradles and Beds, Buffet Breakfast, Swimming Pool, 24-hour Room Service, Laundry Service, Foreign Currency Exchange Service, Stores: H-Stern, Ilaria, Kuna, 

Breakfast included


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Our pick of the 5 star hotels in Aguas Calientes. Think 5 Star Indiana Jones luxury. This 85-room eco-lodge is surrounded by twelve acres of high-mountain forest filled with all kinds of flora and fauna, wild birds and exotic orchids. It’s at the edge of the town of Aguas Calientes — there are bars and restaurants here, if you’re in the mood to explore. But there are so many reasons to stay in. 85 rooms and suites decorated in a classic Spanish Colonial style are spread about the property, all outfitted with local craftsman-made furnishings and alpaca blankets on the beds. Slippers are made from recycled material, the bath products are environmentally friendly. A restaurant serving upscale Andean cuisine and a full-service spa drive home the point that this is a luxury hotel. Dinner is complimentary here. For slightly more money, you can upgrade to the Junior Suite which has rooms with an open fire place. We highly recommend doing this, makes for a cozy and romantic night in before going up to Machu Picchu the next day.

Room Features
This is the perfect sanctuary for simple relaxation with one queen* or two double beds, 100% cotton sheets and hypoallergenic pillows, plus an inviting dining area for two. Decorated with local crafts and eucalyptus beams, casita´s includes a room heater, a colonial style wardrobe, robes, Andean slippers crafted from recycled materials, plus a complete set of environmentally friendly toiletries and a safety box, all provided for the comfort of our travelers. Other rooms available here are the Junior Suite that include an Open Fire Place (we recommend this room), the Junior Suite, the Junior Suite Deluxe, the Suite and the Villa Inkaterra. Enquire for more information. 

Services
Welcome tea, Gift, Personalized welcome, Buffet breakfast, A la carte dinner, Tea Time Pisco Sour, Cocktail Hour, Turndown service, Internet, Inhouse excursions, Luggage reception to and from the train station, Eco media center (Books and magazines on nature related subjects and book exchange of novels), World class day spa facility 

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Transfers & Transportation

- Pick up from airport in Arequipa & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip) 
- Pick up from airport in Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes
- Inca Rail 360 Train Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco train station to hotel 

Experience a unique way to travel to Machu Picchu, exploring the Andean landscape like never before with wider and taller panoramic windows and an observation outdoor carriage including a bar. The only train in Peru with an entertainment app on board which will allow you to learn more about the train journey and the Inca civilization. Enjoy an appetizing selection of cold and warm drinks, prepared using fruit juices and Andean herbs, and delicious gourmet and organic delights made with products from the Sacred Valley. The small details really do matter, picking the right time train is really important. When returning to Cusco from Aguas Calientes, we recommend a train departing Aguas Calientes around 4pm. This way you will get to enjoy the views during daylight while also getting back to Cusco by dinner time. 

MORE INFORMATION

Tours

All tours are with a professional English speaking guide. All entrance tickets are included 

- City Tour of Arequipa - 3 ½ hours
- 3 Day Tour of Colca Canyon
- City Tour of Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

Meals

- All breakfasts at hotels
- Dinner at Zig Zag in Arequipa
- 3 lunches included in Colca
- Dinner at Chicha in Cusco
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

One of our favourite restaurants in Peru, we always get excited when our guests dine here. This restaurant has a romantic atmosphere, we love the stone interiors and archways and in particular the staircase that was constructed by the great Gustav Eiffel. The signature dish here is the meat selection that comes out sizzling on hot volcanic rock. Beef, Lamb and Alpaca, each selection so very tender, juicy and succulent. The Alpaca is the surprise here being our favourite choice. I would dare say the best Alpaca in Peru. When you are in Arequipa a visit to Zig Zag is a must. 

MORE INFORMATION

3 Lunches
We have included a lunch on each day of your 3 day tour of the Colca Canyon. Included are 2 buffet lunches at a local restaurant in Chivay and also a lunch at the hotel you are staying at in Colca. Here you will enjoy Peruvian and International cuisine. 

MORE INFORMATION

Probably the best restaurant in Cusco. Chicha is owned by Peru´s most famous International Chef, Gaston Acurio. Chicha is about regional food: the produce, traditions and culture from each location elevated with good culinary techniques, working with responsibility and by the hand of the local producers. Located a few blocks from the Plaza de Armas. We include an A La Carta 3 course meal here for our guest who are looking for the finer things Peru has to offer. We include this on the first evening in Cusco. It offers the perfect introduction to Peruvian gastronomy.

MORE INFORMATION

A Spanish Hacienda style set up with lots of open gardens home to exotic Parrots and grazing Alpacas and Llamas provide the perfect relaxing setting where you will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch spread, with fresh produce of meats, a good selection of salads and Peruvian grains from the Sacred Valley region, and fresh juices and soft drink. For those doing the Sacred Valley Tour lunch is included here, the perfect compliment to your full day excursion. 

MORE INFORMATION

Complimentary dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes. 
You will arrive at your Aguas Calientes hotel in the evening. Dinner is included at your hotel which is really convenient. Here you will enjoy a delicious A La Carta dinner. Enjoy Peruvian dishes, International or a fusion of both. 

MORE INFORMATION

We offer this buffet lunch experience for all our guests visiting Machu Picchu. After a very early start and exploring the ruins all morning you will have worked yourself up an appetite. The only restaurant located up at Machu Picchu Citadel and offering an excellent spread at the buffet its the best way to relax and enjoy a delicious lunch after your visit to Machu Picchu. There are 2 large self-serve counters that include a selection of appetizers, 4 main courses, and several dessert options. Bread, salads and pasta side dishes are also on offer. Coffee, herbal teas and soft drinks are also available at a smaller drinks stand to the rear. With few quality choices available in the town of Aguas Calientes below and being time constrained to catch your train this is the very best choice.

MORE INFORMATION

Not Included

Domestic flights
- Lima to Arequipa
- Arequipa to Cusco 
- Cusco to Lima
Approx. price (US$300) 
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

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