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UNCOVER THE INCA

Lima/ Cusco/ Sacred Valley/ Machu Picchu

Our 6 day ´Uncover The Inca´ itinerary is our most popular package. Very convenient for those who have a one week vacation and are wanting to see the best Peru has to offer. Some highlights include a City Tour of Cusco, a full day tour of the Sacred Valley and finishing off with the highlight of the trip, World Wonder, Machu Picchu.
Daily Departures: We have departures leaving everyday for this package. Enquire today and one of our Travel Specialists will be in touch.
6 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.

Notes: We include this night at the airport because most International flights arrive in the evening which will give you no time to connect for a flight to Cusco. If you are flying directly to Cusco we can take this night out. Please advise one of our Travel Specialists and they will customize your itinerary. 

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Breakfast at your hotel. At the designated time you will walk over to the airport and check in for your flight from Lima to Cusco. Upon arrival into Cusco you will be greeted by our staff who will be holding a sign with your "last name" on it. You will be transferred to your hotel and given a pre-briefing. Free day to acclimatize. 

Suggestion: 
One of our Travel Specialists would be happy to make you a dinner reservation. We recommend Chicha or Cicciolina for a something special or Papacho´s for a casual gourmet Hamburger. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for more suggestions. 

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Breakfast at your hotel. 

Cusco City tour
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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Breakfast at your hotel. 


Tour of the Sacred Valley

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. 

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Breakfast at your hotel. 

Tour of Machu Picchu
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. 

Please note: Buffet lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge is not included in the *Budget Category. 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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BUDGET

Quote in US Dollars/ per person

$992 Double Occupancy
$1387 Single Occupancy 


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OUR PICK

Quote in US Dollars/ per person

$1288 Double Occupancy
$1936 Single Occupancy 


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DELUXE

Quote in US Dollars/ per person

$1958 Double Occupancy
$2651 Single Occupancy 


INCLUSIONS & DETAILS

ACCOMMODATION

- 1 night at Lima Airport at Wyndham Hotel (4 Star) 
- 3 nights in Cusco at San Francisco Plaza (Tourist Level) 
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at Inka Tower (Tourist Level) 

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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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 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 Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

MEALS

- All breakfasts at hotels
- 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. 

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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ASSIST CARD

ASSIST CARD was founded in Switzerland in 1972, ASSIST CARD is a first-class global organization dedicated exclusively to providing comprehensive assistance to travelers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Pioneers in developing assistance services aimed for the traveler, ASSIST has earned more than 45 years of experience delivering immediate response for any eventuality, anytime, anywhere and any reason. 

What is included when you book this package: 
- Medical Assistance in case of an accident up to US$3000
- Medication up to US$150
- Transfer to Lima up to US$300
- Emergency hospitalization expenses up to US$600
- Valid only in Peru 
- Valid for the duration of this trip
- Up to 2 medical consultations 
- Assistance with luggage location 
- Assistance with theft and loss of documents 
- Pre-existing conditions are excluded from the benefits

NOT INCLUDED

Domestic flights
- Lima to Cusco (Roundtrip)
Approx. price (US$80 - $150)
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 (4 Star) 
- 3 nights in Cusco at Casa Andina San Blas (3 Star) 
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at El Mapi (3.5 Star) 

Info regarding these hotels below. 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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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 Center, 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 Cusco & transfer to hotel (Roundtrip)
- Inca Rail Voyager Train Ollantaytambo/ Aguas Calientes
- Vistadome Train Aguas Calientes/ Cusco
- Shuttle Bus up to Machu Picchu (Roundtrip)  
- Transfer from Cusco train station to hotel 

If you love nature and the countryside, the PeruRail Vistadome is exactly what you’re looking for. The panoramic windows located beside and above your seat will bring you close to nature unlike anything you’ve experienced before.The Peru Rail Vistadome train offers a unique connection with the scenery along the way to Machu Picchu, making passengers feel as if they were somehow part of the nature that surrounds them. Return trips on the Peru Rail Vistadome also offer an onboard fashion show, featuring the exclusive baby alpaca wool collection with the latest trends in alpaca apparel, all available for sale. As an added bonus, you can enjoy live dances inspired by the ancient culture of the Andes. Passengers also receive a snack made from local ingredients, so you can get the full Andean experience through the cuisine. The trip also includes non-alcoholic beverages for your onboard refreshment. 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 Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

MEALS

- All breakfasts included at all hotels
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

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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ASSIST CARD

ASSIST CARD was founded in Switzerland in 1972, ASSIST CARD is a first-class global organization dedicated exclusively to providing comprehensive assistance to travelers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Pioneers in developing assistance services aimed for the traveler, ASSIST has earned more than 45 years of experience delivering immediate response for any eventuality, anytime, anywhere and any reason. 

What is included when you book this package: 
- Medical Assistance in case of an accident up to US$3000
- Medication up to US$150
- Transfer to Lima up to US$300
- Emergency hospitalization expenses up to US$600
- Valid only in Peru 
- Valid for the duration of this trip
- Up to 2 medical consultations 
- Assistance with luggage location 
- Assistance with theft and loss of documents 
- Pre-existing conditions are excluded from the benefits

NOT INCLUDED

Domestic flights
- Lima to Cusco (Roundtrip)
Approx. price (US$80 - $150)
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 (4 Star) 
- 3 nights in Cusco at the JW Marriott (5 Star) 
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes at Inkaterra El Pueblo (5 Star) 

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. 

TRANSFERS & TRANSPORTATION

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

If you love nature and the countryside, the PeruRail Vistadome is exactly what you’re looking for. The panoramic windows located beside and above your seat will bring you close to nature unlike anything you’ve experienced before.The Peru Rail Vistadome train offers a unique connection with the scenery along the way to Machu Picchu, making passengers feel as if they were somehow part of the nature that surrounds them. Return trips on the Peru Rail Vistadome also offer an onboard fashion show, featuring the exclusive baby alpaca wool collection with the latest trends in alpaca apparel, all available for sale. As an added bonus, you can enjoy live dances inspired by the ancient culture of the Andes. Passengers also receive a snack made from local ingredients, so you can get the full Andean experience through the cuisine. The trip also includes non-alcoholic beverages for your onboard refreshment. 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 Cusco -  3 ½ hours
- Sacred Valley tour - 8 Hours 
- Tour of Machu Picchu - 6 Hours

MEALS

- All breakfasts included at all hotels
- Buffet Lunch on Sacred Valley Tour
- Dinner at your hotel in Aguas Calientes
- Buffet Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge

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

ASSIST CARD

ASSIST CARD was founded in Switzerland in 1972, ASSIST CARD is a first-class global organization dedicated exclusively to providing comprehensive assistance to travelers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Pioneers in developing assistance services aimed for the traveler, ASSIST has earned more than 45 years of experience delivering immediate response for any eventuality, anytime, anywhere and any reason. 

What is included when you book this package: 
- Medical Assistance in case of an accident up to US$3000
- Medication up to US$150
- Transfer to Lima up to US$300
- Emergency hospitalization expenses up to US$600
- Valid only in Peru 
- Valid for the duration of this trip
- Up to 2 medical consultations 
- Assistance with luggage location 
- Assistance with theft and loss of documents 
- Pre-existing conditions are excluded from the benefits

NOT INCLUDED

Domestic flights
- Lima to Cusco (Roundtrip)
Approx. price (US$80 - $150)
We get the best rates on Domestic Flights. Ask one of our Travel Specialists for a quotation.

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