EXPRESS PERU 8D TOUR
Duration/天數 8 Days
Visiting City/ 參觀城市 Lima-Paracas-Nazca-Cusco-Machu Picchu-Puno-Lima
Travel Style/旅遊分類 Classic
Group type/ 旅遊方式 Shared Tour
Min passengers/ 最低人數 2persons
1. Suitable for tourists who like to observe ecology and explore civilization
2. Quickly collect two world cultural heritages in Peru
3. There is a dedicated car for the whole journey, no need to worry about the language barrier
4. Semi-self-service itinerary, free travel when there is no itinerary, time is more flexible
5. With some meals, you can choose the Peruvian food you want to eat
LIMA CITY TOUR
Pick up from airport-hotel
Lima city tour / half day
We will visit the main square of Lima. We will see colonial-style buildings such as the Presidential Palace, St. Martin's Square, and the Cathedral. Then we will come to the Franciscan Monastery, built in the colonial era and still maintain all the treasures of the Spanish era, including the most famous catacombs. Then we will come to the most modern area of Lima: San Isidro / san isidro, then we will visit: Miraflores district / And its most famous LARCO MAR shopping center and Valentine's Square
no incl: international flight/ meals
Due to the early departure time, the hotel will not provide breakfast
Travel agency staff will pick you up at the hotel to the bus station and take the long-distance bus to Paracas
Upon arrival at Paracas Station, travel agency staff will wait at the station and pick you up for the ecological tour of ISLA BAELLTAS
The small island of Ballestas is a group of islands close to the town of Paracas. Mainly composed of rocks and covering an area of about 0.12 square kilometers, these islands are an important refuge for marine animals, such as Guanay Guano birds, blue-footed boobies and tendrils. Other well-known breeds include the two Humboldt penguins and seals (seals and sea lions), and other mammals on the island. And Peru has become the world's largest exporter of bird droppings because of this place.
After that, we will transfer to the airport and take the NASCAR small plane
The Nazca lines are located in the Nazca desert in Peru. Scholars believe that the NASCAR culture was created in 200 BCE- 700 CE NASCAR culture. Hundreds of individual shapes; from complex to simple line styles like hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, sharks, alpaca, and lizards.
After the small plane itinerary, transfer to the restaurant for lunch (optional option)
At the end of lunch, transfer to the station by bus and take the bus to Lima
Upon arriving at Lima Station, the travel agency will wait for you at the station and take you to the hotel to rest
The itinerary does not include: lunch and dinner
LIMA-CUSCO CITY TOUR
Having breakfast in hotel
Private transport to the airport
When arrive Cusco, pick up to hotel
Cusco city tour will visit :
1) TEMPLE OF THE SUN (CORICANCHAY)
Located in the basement of the qorikancha temple, it exhibits fragments of inca pottery, metalwork, textiles, painting, sculptures, and musical instruments. A scale- model shows how the qorikancha may have looked in inca times. There are also replicas of pre-incan and inca items found during onsite excavation works. There are five exhibition rooms.
The remains and foundations of a colossal structure formed by three-tiered defense walls made of stones that fit with razor-sharp precision. Sacsaywaman, which means “contented falcon”, was built in some 77 years (1431-1508) under the rule of Incas Tupac Yupanki and Wayna Qhapaq. The festival of Inti Raymi takes place here every June 24th.
Qenqo means “ labyrinth”. An amphitheater, a central monolith, underground galleries, and vestiges of pottery are indicate that important ceremonies took place here.
A place where the inca lodged regularly. Tambomachay means “ Resort”. It is also known as “ the baths of the princess”. Two aqueducts provide spring water all year round.
After the trip, you will be unified at the square to get off, please walk back to the hotel
No incl : lunch and Dinner
Pick up from the hotel
Sacred Valley 1D tour/ English guide/ Shared service
Breakfast at Hotel
Pick up from the hotel. Sacred Valley 1d tour with English tour guide:
1. PISAQ Ruins and Pisaq traditional market.
Archaeological park constructed at more than 3300m.a.s.l. with masterly and intriguing stone constructions. It was a large city which included several neighborhoods, such as intiwatana, p’isaqa, Tianayoc, K’alla Kasa; two tunnels and the terraces of Patapata and Aqchapata connected them to the largest inca cemestery Tankana Marka. There is a colourful market every day in the town.Here we experience a vibrant atmosphere of communities, traditions and bartering. There are many handicrafts and textiles made in true pre-Columbain style to purchase.
A beautiful inca town that preserves vividly Inca urban planning of houses, streets and waterways, and was safeguarded by a breathtaking fortress with its temples, hillside farming terraces and walls. Ollantaytambo was a military, religious, administrative and farming complex, built on top of two mountains.
Incl Lunch Buffet
after tour, you will be dropped off at main square. Please walk to train station. And take bus to Aguas Calentes. Our staff will pick you up at train station to hotel.
Having breakfast in hotel
Pick up from the hotel to bus station.
You will take the shuttle bus to the Machu Picchu main entrance.
Machu Picchu is a pre-Columbian Inca site located 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level. The Incas started building the estate around AD 1400 but it was abandoned as an official site for the Inca rulers a century later at the time of the Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire. Although known locally, it was unknown to the outside world before being brought to international attention in 1911 by the American historian Hiram Bingham. Since then, Machu Picchu has become an important tourist attraction.
In the afternoon, take the return train back to Ollantaytambo train staion. you will be picked up by the driver and transfer to Hotel.
No incl. Huayna Picchu ticket/ Machu Picchu Mountain hiking ticket/ Inca bridge tour /Inti Punku (Sun Gate) tour
Having breakfast in hotel
After meals ,will transport to bus station
Today we will take the small bus and travel to Puno ,along the way we are going to visit:
1) Andahuaylillas Church
There, you'll find the church of San Pedro Apostol de Andahuaylillas, built by the Jesuits in the 16th century. Like other Spanish and religious constructions of the time, it was built on top of a huaca, or sacred place for the Incas. Made out of adobe and brick, the church is a small structure consisting of one nave, apse and bell tower. But there's a reason why it's known as the Sistine Chapel of America.
2) Raqchi: Temple of Wiracocha
The most important building inside the complex is the "Wiracocha temple" that according to the old chroniclers was built by the Inca Wiracocha in honour to the Superior God invisible for the Andean people: "Apu Kon Titi Wiracocha". The "temple of Wiracocha" is a great construction for that age. Architectonically it is classified as "Kallanka", that is, a high building completely covered with straw (wood and "ichu"). Externally it is 92 meters long (302 feet) and 25.25 meter wide (83 feet).
3) Sicuani where we are going to have a lunch spot
Sicuani is a relatively large highland town. The town is a major intersection, with the road to Puno/Arequipa passing through here. This town is surrounded by some very pretty hills. Afterwards, you have a buffet lunch in our exclusive restaurant with family atmosphere.
4) La Raya
Abra La Raya (La Raya Pass) is the watershed between the valley that drains into Lake Titicaca and the valley that leads down to Cusco and to the Sacred Valley. The altitude is 4338 m (14,232 feet).
Having breakfast in hotel
PICK UP FROM THE HOTEL
LAKE TITICACA 1 D TOUR/ ENGLISH GUIDE:
You will be picked up from your hotel in Puno and then transfer to the pier to take our motor boat and visit “The Uros Floating Islands” walking on the reed islands and interacting with the natives.
Later we will have a chance to ride a reed boat with the natives . After words, we continue our trip towards “Taquile Island” (2:10 hours aprox.)
Arriving to the shores of Taquile, we have to walk up along a narrow path, enjoying the views of the Lake titicaca and the typical houses inhabited by quechua natives.
At the main Plaza, you will have free time to explore this place on your own.
Later, we have lunch at one local restaurant (They usualy offer grill Trout).
After lunch, we walk down to the pier to take our motor boat back to Puno.
No incl . dinner
Having breakfast in hotel
Pick up from hotel to airport. And take flight to Lima ,wait your international flight
End of service
lunch and dinner / hotel / international flight
1. Transportation connection mentioned in the itinerary
2. Itinerary accommodation (hotel class can be arranged according to passenger preferences)
3. Some meals
4. Attractions tickets
5. Nazca small plane
6. Bird Island Ferry Ticket
7. Ollantatambo-Aguas Calientes round-trip train ticket
8. Round trip bus ticket for Aguas Calientes-Machu Picchu
9. Tour guide in English or Spanish
The itinerary does not include:
1. International ticket
2. Domestic air tickets (can be purchased, charged based on actual fare)
3. Travel inconvenience insurance (can be purchased)
4. Wayna Picchu mountain ticket / Machu Picchu mountain ticket / Puerta del Sol and Inca Bridge itinerary
5. Some meals
6. Mentioned items not included in the itinerary
7. Tipping for drivers and guides
The hotel part will be replaced by hotels or guesthouses of the same level if there are changes due to the influence of the off-peak season.
The itinerary includes domestic transportation (domestic flights, shuttle buses, trains, etc.), transfer services (only within the itinerary), sightseeing itineraries (including English-speaking guides during the tour period). We can also provide tour guides in other languages according to your requirements (Or refer to members), part of the tickets for sightseeing spots (please read the itinerary details) and accommodation during the itinerary. However, itinerary costs do not include personal expenses, international air tickets, airport taxes for international flights, visa fees and tips.
Does not include any travel safety accident and inconvenience insurance: Passengers must insure themselves for travel safety and inconvenience insurance. The travel agency will not be responsible for any accidental compensation, medical expenses, flight delays or cancellations, lost baggage, etc. caused by third parties or force majeure factors or the personal factors of the passengers.
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