Southern Andean Tour

 

Features:

  • Duration 10 days
  • Daily departure
  • Suitable for all
  • 9 breakfasts (B)
  • 8 lunches (L)
  • Entrance fees to all sites listed (excluding optional tours) including Machu Picchu
  • Optional hike to Huayna Picchu
  • Train from Ollantaytambo-Aguas Calientes and Aguas Calientes-Ollantaytambo
  • Flight Cusco-Lima
  • Boat on Lake Titicaca
  • Panoramic bus with hostess service from Puno to Cusco
  • Private transfers
  • Pick up and drop off at airport, hotels and excursions
  • Professional English speaking guides
  • All private excursions aside from Lake Titicaca and Puno/Cusco
  • 9 night’s accommodation

 

  • Day 1 – Arrival in Arequipa and City Tour

    Transfer to the hotel. Free morning with tour of Santa Catalina in the afternoon. Overnight stay in Arequipa.

  • Day 2 – Sillar Workshop, Mundo Alpaca & Cuisine Demonstration

    (B) (L) Day commences with sillar workshop, Mundo Alpaca and cuisine demonstration. Free afternoon to explore. Overnight stay in Arequipa.

  • Day 3 – Colca Canyon Tour

    (B) (L) Excursion to the impressive Colca Canyon including visits to Pampa Cañahuas and Viewpoint of the Volcanoes with traditional lunch in Chivay. Overnight stay in Chivay.

  • Day 4 – Andean Vilalges & Cruz del Condor

    (B) (L) Visit the Andean villages of Maca, Achoma and Yanque as well as Cruz del Condor to view the majestic birds. Enjoy an Andean lunch followed by transfer to Puno for your overnight stay.

  • Day 5 – Ethnic Lake Titicaca: Uros & Amantani Islands Visit

    (B) (L) Visit of Uros and Amantani Islands to visit the ruins, view a Pachamama ritual and traditional dance performance.

  • Day 6 – Visit of Taquile

    (B) (L) Visit Taquile. Transfer to Puno. Overnight stay in Puno.

  • Day 7 – Puno to Cusco Excursion

    (B) (L) Transfer to Cusco by scenic bus route taking the time to explore Pukara Museum, Paso de la Raya, Wiracocha Temple and an Andahuaylillas church with lunch in Sicuani. Transfer to the hotel for your overnight stay in Cusco.

  • Day 8 – Sacred Valley Visit to Aguas Calientes

    (B) (L) Transfer to Pisac to explore the ruins and traditional market. Transfer to Urubamba for lunch, then Ollantaytambo to visit the ruins. Next you will board the train to visit Aguas Calientes. Overnight stay in Aguas Calientes for the busy day ahead.

  • Day 9 – Magical Machu Picchu

    (B) Visit the amazing ruins of Machu Picchu with transfer to and from by shuttle bus. Optional Huayna Picchu hike if you feel up to it. Board the train to Ollantaytambo with transfer to Cusco. Overnight stay in the ancient capital.

  • Day 10 – Cusco Highlights and Flight to Lima

    (B) (L) Explore Cusco today visiting Plaza de Armas, Koricancha, Kenko, Tambomachay, Puca Pucara and Sacsayhuaman. Flight back to Lima in the afternoon.