7-Day Journey to Lima & Machu Picchu
Tour Style: Tailor-made tour
- Enjoy a city tour of Lima, the capital of Peru
- Explore Inca ruins at the Sacred Valley
- Get a deep understanding of Inca culture through a visit to Machu Picchu
- St. Peter's Church
- Machu Picchu
- Chinchero weaving center
- Aguas Calientes station
- Aguas Calientes train
Quick QuestionReplied within 24 hours
ItineraryShow/Hide all days
- Day 1
When your flight lands in Lima, the capital of Peru, a private comfortable transfer will take you to your hotel in Miraflores District. After a short rest, you can explore the city on your own.
Optional: If you want, join in Lima Culinary Tour for a taste of delicious Peruvian food (afternoon session, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm).
- Day 2
After breakfast, board your flight for Cusco. Upon arrival, our representative will meet you and escort you to your hotel for check-in.
In the afternoon, enjoy an afternoon Cusco City Tours including the site of Qurikancha, once the most important temple in the Inca Empire, Cusco Cathedral, and the archaeological complex of Sacsaywaman.
- Day 3
Today, you will tour the Sacred Valley. Appreciate beautiful views of the surrounding valley from the Pisaq Archaeological Park and then get close to the local life at the colorful Pisaq Market. Finally, stop at Ollantaytambo Archaeological Park for exploring Inca ruins.
After the tour, you will be transferred to Ollantaytambo train station and then move to Aguas Calientes (about 2 hours, your guide will not go with you for the train ride). Upon arrival, our representative will meet you and escort you to check into your hotel.
Overnight: Aguas Calientes
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
- Day 4
In the morning, take a 30-minute shuttle bus (bus ticket included) up to Machu Picchu Mountain. Learn about the fascinating history of the “Lost City of the Incas” from the ruins of the ritual baths, the Palace of the Princess, the main Fountain, the Intihuatana and the Temple of the Sun.
After the tour, return to your hotel for checking out and then take a train to Poroy. Upon arrival, you will be greeted and escorted to the hotel in Cusco.
- Day 5
Today is free for you to take pictures, to walk through this charming city, and to purchase souvenirs on your own.
- Day 6
In the morning, a private transfer will take you to board your flight to Lima. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel and the rest of the day is at leisure.
- Day 7
Start your tour from the downtown area, including Lima’s Main Plazas, the Presidential Palace, Convent of San Francisco and the Catacombs. Continue to San Isidro District, which is an elegant and charming residential neighborhood. In this area, the Huaca Huallamarca will stand out because of the sharp contrast it forms with the modern buildings surrounding it. Nearby is the site museum that exhibits a series of objects such as pottery, textile artefacts and mummies. After that, stroll around the Park of Love and Larcomar in Miraflores district to enjoy the Pacific Ocean views.
After the tour, say goodbye to Peru and be driven to the airport for your homebound flight.
Note: Huaca Huallamarca is closed on Mondays.