10 DAYS ADVENTURE IN THE SOUTH OF PERU WITH VISTADOME TRAIN

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LIMA / AREQUIPA/ COLCA / PUNO / CUSCO / LIMA
Upon arrival in Lima, reception and transfer to the selected hotel and overnight.
After breakfast, there is a scheduled transfer to the airport to take your flight to Arequipa, upon arrival reception and transfer to the selected hotel. In the afternoon, there is a guided tour of the most visited places in Arequipa: Carmen Alto Lookout, with a wonderful view point of the Chilina Valley; Yanahuara Lookout, composed of a series of sillar stone arches with a view of Arequipa City and Misti volcano; Saint Lazarus neighborhood; Santa Catalina Convent; Plaza de Armas or “Arequipa''s Main Square”; the Cathedral and the Jesuit Church of La Compañía. After tour ends, return to the hotel.
After an early breakfast, the tour starts with a bus ride through the distric of Yura, passing by Mount Chachani and then to the National Reserve of Pampa Cañahuas where groups of vicuñas, llamas, alpacas and other indigenous species can be seen. Then, continuing through Vizcachani and Pampas of Toccra where a great variety of Andean birds can be seen. The trip continues around the Chucura crater, Patapampa Pass at 4,800 m.s.l. (16,076 ft) and the Andes Lookout. This Lookout has a view of the volcanos surrounding the city of Arequipa. Lunch is provided at Chivay. Check in at the hotel and later in the afternoon a visit to La Calera hot Springs. A dinner with a folkloric show is provided.
After breakfast, the trip continues with a bus ride to Cruz Del Cóndor 41 Km (25.5 miles from Chivay). This is a spectacular place where it is possible to observe the condors in their skillful flight. Returning to Chivay for lunch the tour pass through the villages of Pinchillo, Maca, Achoma, Yanque and the Viewpoints of Antahuilque and Choquetico. Later on, the trip continues to the city of Puno by the same route taken on the first day with a detour in Patahuasi. From this point on, the highway is paved to the city of Puno. This is a different landscape of the Andes Mountain with forests of stones, immense lagoons with a great variety of birds and small Andean communities. After passing through the villages of Imata, Santa Lucia and Juliaca, the trip ends at the hotel selected in Puno. (After approximately 6 hrs.)
After breakfast, there is a tour of the National Reserve of Titicaca for a visit to the Uros “floating islands”. These are a group of more than 40 islands made of piles of “Totora” reeds. Although the Uros people on the island have intermarried with the Aymara and no pure Uros exists, they continue living as their ancestors practicing some of the Uro traditions. The islander’s fish hunt birds and graze cattle on the islets. Return to the hotel. By the afternoon, there is a tour of the archaeological site of Sillustani. The site is located 34 Km ( 21 miles) northwest of Puno on the shore of Umayo Lagoon 4,000 m.s.l. ( 12,800 ft). The Chullpas are pre-Columbian funeral towers, the largest in the Americas and one of the most impressive of the world. They were built by the Aymara-speaking Colla tribe. Return to the hotel.
At the scheduled time, it starts the trip to Cusco by regular bus. On the way, there are several stops to visit the Andahuaylillas'' Chapel and different archaeological sites like: the Ranchi’s temple, La Raya and Pukara. A buffet lunch is provided in the village of Sicuani. Upon arrival, reception and transfer to the selected hotel for overnight.
After breakfast morning free for personal activities. In the afternoon and at the scheduled time, there is a guided city tour to visit: the Cathedral, very important for its architecture and collection of canvases from the “Escuela Cusqueña” (Academy of Cusco); the Temple of the Sun or “Koricancha” used as a foundation of Santo Domingo Monastery and classical example of the fusion of Inca and Western cultures and the archaeological sites of Sacsayhuaman, Q''enqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. Return to the hotel.
After an early breakfast, starts a full day excursion to visit Machu Picchu the most important archaeological site in Peru. The citadel is located 113 km (70 miles>) northwest of Cusco. The tour starts with an early transfer to the railway station for the morning train ride to Aguas Calientes for about three-and-a-half hours. Then, continues with a 20 minute bus ride up to the archaeological site for a guided tour. Rediscovered by Hiram Bingham in 1911, Machu Picchu is considered an absolute masterpiece of architecture and a unique testimony of the Inca civilization. At the scheduled time, return to Cusco and transfer to the hotel. Lunch is included.
After breakfast a scheduled transfer from the hotel to the airport to take a flight to Lima. Upon arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel. At the scheduled time a tour to the city of Lima, capital of Peru. It begins with the historic downtown, to visit important buildings like the Government Palace, the Cathedral of Lima, the Archbishop’s Palace and the Municipal Palace. It also includes a visit to the Church of San Francisco and Monastery, the largest monumental complex of Colonial Art in the Americas. You will also see the stone facades and wooden balconies of the Colonial houses. Passing by Huaca Pucllana, a pre-Inca building, this was most likely used as an important ceremonial and administrative center belonging to the Lima Culture. The tour ends with a visit to the modern suburbs of San Isidro, and Miraflores. San Isidro has modern apartment buildings and beautiful parks such as "El Olivar" with olives’ trees brought from Spain in the 15th Century. Miraflores with its Central Park and Larcomar Shopping Center that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Return to the hotel.
After breakfast, a scheduled transfer from the hotel to the airport for the return flight to...

Tour Includes

LIMA

-04 transfers in/out, city tour

-02 hotel nights with breakfastAREQUIPA

-02 transfers in/out, city tour + Santa Catalina Convent

-01 hotel night with breakfast**COLCA

-Transfer Arequipa/Colca + tour to Colca

-01 hotel night with Full Board Meal Plan

-Transfer from Colca to PunoPUNO

-02 transfers in/out

-Tour to Uros Islands + Sillustani Chullpas

-02 hotel nights with breakfast

-Tourist bus ticket to Cusco + lunch + entrance fees CUSCO

-02 transfers in/out, city tour + ruins

-Tour to Machu Picchu + lunch

-03 hotel nights with breakfast

Tour Does Not Include

*Prices per passengers, air tickets are not included. *Excursion have been quoted in regular services(SIC) *Tips, personal expenses, and other expenses that are not listed on the reservation.

Cancellation fees for accommodation will depend on the current policy of hotels and reserved services, that will be reconfirmed by Reservations Depatment. Cancellation policies of the hotels may vary according to each provider. In case of No Show, hotels charge us 18% extra for the IGV (General Sales Tax) Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu entrance fees once purchased , are non refundable nor subject to change Inca Trail packages once confirmed are subject to 50 % cancellation fees , if they are canceled or modified . Children: under 2 years old travel free, parents assuming any expenses that they may cause during their trip (meals, bed or baby seat). All children from 3 years to 11 years old ( traveling together with 2 adults) pay 65% ​​of the cost of the services of an adult based on double accomodation. But if an additional bed is needed please contact our reservations department, as each hotel has different policies in this regard. W e reserve the right to modify any service to guarantee the safety and comfort of passengers We declares that acts only as an intermediary between passengers and companies involved in it , releasing it from all responsibility . We will not be responsible for accidents, damages or perjucios that may be occasioned under circumstances of force majeure, such as wars , civil disturbance , spoiled meals in restaurants ingested by the passengers, theft, delays in flight schedules or regular bus ,labour strike, earthquakes. Likewise by fires related to transportation, hotels and other facilities , accidents occurred during the passengers days off, also human or natural acts which are beyond our control. Our prices advance 2017 has been quoted in Spanish and English language, if you need services in other language, please consult with us.

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