- Day 1: Arrival in Cusco + Optional city tour
- Day 2: Sacred valley Tour + Aguas Calientes
- Day 3: Machu Picchu Tour & back to Cusco
- Day 4: Guided bus tour to Puno
- Day 5: Home Satay – Uros & Amantani Island Tour
- Day 6: Amantani – Taquile Island – Puno
- Day 7: Departure from Puno or Back to Cusco
Machupicchu Latin America offers you the highlights of Peru, explore the best of Peru during our special 7 day trip program covering the most impressive places like: Cusco city, Sacred valley with Pisac, Ollantaytambo connecting to the stunning Machupicchu Inca City “one of the new seven wonders in the world”, including Puno with the Titicaca Lake considered the highest navigable lake in the world. Enjoy the land of the Incas leaded by our professional Machupicchu Latin America guides in our small group tours.
Our tours are Fully Customizable with daily departures! Request your personalized quote.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN CUSCO
Upon your arrival at Cusco airport, our Machupicchu Latin America guide will meet you and transferred to your hotel in our private transport. After check in, our guide will brief you and check any details regarding the following day activities and answer any questions you may still have. The balance of the day is all yours at leisure.
Optional: City tour of Cusco (extra cost)
DAY 2: SACRED VALLEY TOUR WITH CONNECTION TO AGUAS CALIENTES (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, we will pick you up from your hotel lobby between 7:30 to 7:45am in our transport and drive you from Cusco passing through Sacsayhuaman & Tambomachay, Awanacancha toward the Sacred Valley and descend 1500 ft. to the village of Pisac where we will visit a traditional market to interact with the local people and purchase some local souvenirs. Then we will drive up to Pisac Inca site to have stunning views over the valley. Here you can appreciate temples, residences, altars, channels and learn about the Incan agricultural methods shared by our Machupicchu Latin America expert guides. After this beautiful visit, we will stop in Urubamba to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch (not included). After lunch, we continue our journey to Ollantaytambo where we will visit this amazing Inca site, which is an area of important Inca constructions, built during the Incan times. This is an extraordinary Inca citadel where we will find an amazing rock formation representing the Inca god Wiracocha.
Finally we will take you to the train station located in the same town of Ollantaytambo and board the Inca Rail Machupicchu train to Aguas Calientes (Machupicchu town). This train journey allow you to appreciate the fascinating scenery along the sacred Vilcanota River. Upon arrival at Aguas Calientes train station, you will be welcomed by our hotel staff and Machupicchu Latin America guide who will assist, take you to the hotel and brief you all concerning for the next day guided tour. After check in at the hotel, the balance of the day is all yours at leisure.
Overnight: Aguas Calientes (Machupicchu town)
DAY 3: MACHUPICCHU GUIDED TOUR – CUSCO (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, our guide will pick you up and take you to the bus station to board the bus and take a short ride up to the main entrance gate of Machupicchu to begin a unique experience by exploring one of the New Seven Wonders of the World accompanied with our professional Machupicchu Latin America tour guide who will share with you all his knowledge about the history, traditions and more that surrounds this mysterious and enigmatic Inca citadel. Once the guided tour is over, you will have extra free time to explore the marvelous of Machupicchu on your own. After you end up your visit, board the bus down to Aguas Calientes for Lunch (not Included) and enjoy some extra time at the town to get some local souvenirs and then board the train back to Ollantaytambo train station where our staff will be waiting for you and transferred in our private transport back to your Cusco hotel.
DAY 4: GUIDED BUS TOUR FROM CUSCO TO PUNO (B, L)
After breakfast at your hotel, we will pick you up and transferred to the bus station. Board the bus and experience a different way to travel by bus with drinks on board served by our hostess and explore the best views in route leaded by an English speaking tour guide who will share with you all his knowledge about the local culture and more during our 5 stops in the following places:
Andahuaylillas “The Sistine Chapel”, Raqchi, Sisucani (town to stop for lunch), La Raya (the border between Cusco and Puno) and our last stop “Pucara” an interesting lytic museum before we arrive in Puno around 17:00pm. On your arrival to Puno bus station our Machupicchu Latin America representative will we waiting for you and transferred to your hotel.
DAY 5: HOME STAY AT AMANTANI ISLAND, VISITING UROS ISLAND (B, L, D)
After breakfast at your hotel, we will pick you up before 8:00am from your hotel and transferred to the Titicaca Lake harbor to board the motor boat and set off to explore the highest navigable lake in the world. We will sail for about 30 minutes to our first stop, the famous “Uros”, a floating island made of reeds and learn about the local life style and interact with the local who are still living on this floating Islands. Then we will continue sailing towards the “Amantani” Island and meet your host family and participate in the activities they programmed for you including dinner and overnight in their houses (private room with all basic amenities) at Amantani Island.
Overnight: At Amantani Island with your host family
DAY 6: AMANTANI AND TAQUILE ISLAND – PUNO (B, L)
After traditional breakfast with your host family, you will be part of the local activities they still practice and explore the Isdland, then we will continue sailing towards the “Taquile” Island and visit the famous weavers to appreciate the beautiful handmade works so you can purchase these great souvenirs. Later, enjoy a delicious and traditional lunch with the host family. Finally, we will return back to harbor of the Titicaca Lake ending this around 16:00pm with the transfer back to your hotel.
DAY 7: DEPARTURE FROM PUNO (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, you will choose one of the below options to depart from Puno
Option A: Transfer from Puno to Juliaca (JUL) airport (located one hour away from Puno) and take your flight back to Lima.
Option B: Transfer to the bus station and board the bus back to Cusco or Arequipa.
- All transfers through this trip program
- 6 nights at your chosen hotel + 1 night with the host family at Amantani Island
- 6 Breakfast at the hotels
- Sacred valley guided tour
- Round trip train tickets Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo
- Assistance in Machupicchu
- Round trip bus tickets for Machupicchu
- Entrance fee for Machupicchu
- English speaking guided tour
- Guided bus tour from Cusco to Puno with drinks on board
- Buffet Lunch on day 4 & Lunch on Days 5, 6 + 1 Dinner on Day 5
- Home stay at Amantani Island including the visit to Uros and Taquile Islands on the Titicaca Lake
- Entrances fees on Days 3, 4, 5 and 6
- International and local flights
- Extra night hotel accommodations
- Sacred valley entrance fees (US$ 25)
- Optional Cusco city tour + entrance fees (US$ 59)
- Meals not stated (Lunch, Dinner)
- Optional, Waynapicchu Mountain climb entrance fees which need to be requested in Advance (US$ 30)
- Trip extensions, to Arequipa, La Paz, etc.
- Optional, Hot springs (during your free time in Aguas Calientes)
- Additional expenses
- Gratuity (optional)
|Budget||3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|$ 795||$ 899||$ 1085||$ 1189|
|Budget||3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|$ 895||$ 999||$ 1199||$ 1365|
7 DAY BEST OF PERU WITH HOME STAY
Activity Level: 2
Activity: SIGHTSEEING TOUR TO PISAC, OLLANTAYTAMBO
AND MACHUPICCHU, TITICACA LAKE+ HOME STAY GUIDED TOURS
DAILY DEPARTURES: FROM US$ 899
SET DATES: FROM $795