- Day 1: Arrival in Lima & Flight to Puerto Maldonado
- Day 2: Puerto Maldonado
- Day 3: Fly to Cusco and Optional Cusco City tour
- Day 4: Sacred valley Tour + Aguas Calientes
- Day 5: Machupicchu guided tour & back to Cusco
- Day 6: Free day at Leisure in Cusco
- Day 7: Departure from Cusco
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DAY 1: ARRIVE IN LIMA AND FLY TO PUERTO MALDONADO (L, D)
TRANSFER TO INKATERRA HACIENDA CONCEPCION – CONCEPCION TRAILS & TWILIGHT RIVER
Upon your arrival to Lima Airport, wait for your connection flight to Puerto Maldonado. On your arrival our staff will welcome you and provide the necessary information for your stay. Navigate by outboard motorized canoe along the Madre de Dios River to Inkaterra Hacienda Concepción for approximately 25 minutes. Enjoy LUNCH with organic ingredients and native flavors. After lunch, take a walk through CONCEPCION TRAILS, inside property nature trails, where you will discover and learn about primary and secondary rainforest, its components, uses, transformations by the human being, and its relevance for the world. At dusk navigate by outboard motorized canoe, at the TWILIGHT RIVER excursion. By sailing on the Madre de Dios River, you will learn about its ecosystem, Amazonian creeks, nocturnal animals’ behavior, and the southern constellations. In the evening enjoy a nice DINNER in the Casa Grande´s dining room.
Overnight: At Inkaterra Hacienda Concepcion Lodge
DAY 2: LAKE SANDOVAL, INKATERRA CANOPY WALKWAY – ANACONDA WALK AND RAINFOREST BY NIGHT (B, L, D)
After taking a nutritious buffet BREAKFAST, get ready for a long trek through terra firma into the Tambopata National Reserve towards LAKE SANDOVAL. Here you will understand why Madre de Dios is called the biodiversity capital of Peru, while learning about the Reserve’s conservation efforts and the lake’s formation. Navigate by dugout canoe across this mirror-like oxbow lake that is home to the endangered giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis), blue and yellow macaw (Ara ararauna), red howler monkey (Alouatta seniculus), black caiman (Melanosuchus niger), and one of the world’s biggest fresh water scaled fish, the paiche (Arapaima gigas). Back to the lodge for LUNCH, and later the INKATERRA CANOPY WALKWAY & ANACONDA WALK await for you. Take a 20-minute ride by outboard motorized canoe to the Inkaterra Canopy Walkway Interpretation Center where you will learn about its construction and the conservation projects of ITA-Inkaterra Asociación (NGO). Ascend one of the two 98-foot towers (30 m.) and cross the 7 hanging bridges that connect the treetops at 91 ft. high (28 m). Enjoy the breathtaking vistas and get the chance to watch white-throated toucans (Ramphastos tucanus), woodpeckers, trogons, squirrel monkeys (Saimiri boliviensis) and the three-toed sloth (Choleopus hoffmani). After descending keep on feeling the incredible primary rainforest energy going along the 200-meter wooden bridge over the swamps (aguajales). You will learn about the fauna and flora of this flooded ecosystem. At night get ready for an adventure during the RAINFOREST BY NIGHT excursion, where you will explore the Amazon rainforest that gives way to nocturnal animals who display intriguing behavior patterns, and enhanced senses as adaptation mechanisms. Listen to nocturnal living nature sounds, and penetrate this hidden world. End up your day with a pleasant DINNER.
Overnight: At Inkaterra Hacienda Concepcion Lodge
DAY 3: TRANSFER BACK TO PUERTO MALDONADO, VISIT THE BUTTERFLY HOUSE AND FLY TO CUSCO (B)
After breakfast, we will take a ride back to Puerto Maldonado by outboard motorized canoe. Arrive at the BUTTERFLY HOUSE, explore this beautiful place and learn about the fascinating transformation of these colorful insects and then board your flight for 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.
DAY 4: CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY WITH PISAC AND OLLANTAYTAMBO – AGUAS CALIENTES
After breakfast at your hotel, we will pick you up from your hotel lobby between 7:35 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 5: 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 6: FREE DAY AT LEISURE IN CUSCO (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, the balance of the day is at leisure to explore the capital of the Incas Cusco on your own.
DAY 7: DEPARTURE FROM CUSCO (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, we will transferred to Cusco (CUZ) airport and take your flight back to Lima.
- All transfers through this trip program
- 4 nights at 3 star hotels + 2 nights at the lodge
- 3 day and 2 night Inkaterra Hacienda Concepcion program
- Meals as described in the itinerary
- Sacred valley tour
- Round trip train tickets Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo
- Assistance in Machupicchu
- Round trip bus tickets for Machupicchu
- Entrance fee for Machupicchu
- Entrance fees on Days 1, 2 and 5
- English speaking guide per itinerary
- International flights
- Domestic flights (Lima – Puerto Maldonado / Puerto Maldonado – Cusco / Cusco – Lima)
- Entrance fees on Day 4
- Optional: City tour + entrance fees USD 59
- Extra night hotel accommodations
- Meals not stated (Lunch, Dinner)
- Optional, Waynapicchu Mountain climb entrance fees which need to be requested in Advance (US$ 30)
- Optional, Hot springs (during your free time in Aguas Calientes)
- Additional expenses
- Gratuity (optional)
|Budget||3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|$ 1099||$ 1299||$ 1469||$ 1789|
|Budget||3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|$ 1199||$ 1499||$ 1699||$ 1895|
7 DAY EXPLORING THE AMAZON AND CUSCO
Activity Level: 2
Activity: SIGHTSEEING IN THE AMAZON, SACRED VALLEY & MACHUPICCHU GUIDED TOURS
DAILY DEPARTURES: FROM US$ 1099
SET DATES: FROM $1059