INCA RUINS & JUNGLE ADVENTURE -from $ 1099
 
 
 

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  $1099
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  $2086 From Miami
  $2170 From New York
  $2145 From Los Angeles
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  (8 Days) Colors & Culture of Peru $1085

  (7 Days) Discover Peru $647

  (8 Days) Inca Ruins & Jungle Adventure $1099
 
 
 
 
 
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  ITINERARY:
Lima – Puerto Maldonado - Cusco –Machu-Pichu –Sacred Valley
  NUMBER OF DAYS: 8 Days / 7 Nights
  TRAVEL BY: April-30-15
  BOOK BY: September-15-14
  DEPARTURE DATE: everyday
   
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  INCLUDED HIGHLIGHTS: for Tourist
   
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  • 2 Nights in Miraflores at Embajadores Hotel
  • 2 Nights in Puerto Maldonado at Posada Corto Maltes
  • 3 Nights in at Mabey Palacio Imperial Hotel
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  • Daily Breakfast
  • Half Day guided city tour of Lima (Modern & Colonial)
  • Guided tours, excursions, boat transfers, activities & meals in Puerto Maldonado as per itinerary
  • Half Day guided tour of Cusco and nearby Ruins
  • Full Day guided excursion to Machu-Pichu with Train Ride and Lunch
  • Full Day guided tour to Sacred Valley, The Indian Market of Pisac and The Ollantaytambo Ruins and Lunch
  • Transfers throughout the itinerary
  • English speaking guides & representatives

    Note: Airfares between Lima, Cusco and Puerto Maldonado are included only when priced along with the international airfare

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      DETAILED ITINERARY:
       
     

    Day 1: Lima
    Upon arrival, our representatives will meet and escort you to your hotel.

    Day 2: Lima
    Breakfast. Start with a panoramic city tour of Colonial Lima, including a visit to the Main Square, located in the heart of downtown to view the Government Palace, the Town Hall, the Bishop's Palace with its beautiful balconies and the Cathedral of Lima, where you will visit inside. Its outstanding features are the choirstalls, the Churrigueresque Chapel of the Immaculate, the main altar and a Christ made of carved ivory. On the right is the crypt with remains of conqueror Francisco Pizarro. You will pass by the church and convent of San Francisco, considered to be the most important religious monument of Lima, built in 1542 in Baroque style and consecrated in 1673. Your drive through Lima will pass by several Colonial squares, churches and mansions, then you will continue to the Modern Districts of San Isidro and Miraflores, for a glimpse of life in this huge city, as well as its beautiful parks, modern buildings and great ocean views.(B)

    Day 3: Lima – Puerto Maldonado - Corto Maltes Lodge
    Breakfast. At indicated time transfers to the airport fly to Puerto Maldonado. Upon Arrival reception at Padre Almirez International airport. Here your professional guide will await you. He will accompany you throughout your stay. From there we will go to our office to obtain the official waterway permits (you can also guard luggage you won't need during your stay). Meanwhile you can visit the town's main square and also take some photos of the beautiful scenery overlooking the confluence of the rivers Madre de Dios and Tambopata from Grau square. Embarkation will be at Capitania port, the destination being our lodge. We will navigate approximately 40 minutes on the Madre de Dios River in a typical Amazonian boat. Arrival at the Corto Maltes Amazonia Lodge. Here we will have a welcome cocktail. Afterwards you will be handed over the keys to your bungalow and we will have lunch. The kitchen of our Lodge stands out for the beautiful presentation and the exquisite tastes of the dishes prepared by our French chef. After that you will have some free time to get comfortable in your bungalow, or take a refreshing dip in our pool. 3:30pm: It gets time to have some first contact with the jungle. On this trek you will see a large variety of tropical trees, medicinal plants, insects, butterflies and other animals. Upon return we will make a small stop at a lookout. Here you can observe toucans, macaws and other species of birds upon your return for sunset. (Duration: between 2,5 and 3 hours) Returning to the lodge you can take a refreshing dip in the pool or have an exotic cocktail in our terrace- bar. You could also watch the sunset in the relaxing, tranquility of palm and mango trees at our port. 7pm: Before dinner we will go on a nightly boat trip, a little safari trying to spot the white caiman (caiman crocodilus) that lives in the river banks. 8pm: After the delicious dinner, those who wish can have some Smalltalk in our reclining seats or have some fun and make friends with other travelers in the bar. Another option is to take a bath in the pool (with bar) under the shining Amazon sky and marvel at the Cross of the South

    Day 4: Puerto Maldonado - Corto Maltes Lodge
    At 5:30am we will go on a trek of about 20 min until we arrive at the parrot clay- lick. Here a minimum of five different species feeds on special clay, vital to their metabolism. It's a truly marvelous, multicolored spectacle. 8am: Breakfast and free time to explore the splendid gardens of Corto Maltes Amazonia. We have dozens of varieties of exotic plants and flowering trees. 10:30am: Again we will navigate the Madre de Dios River. This time on an expedition destined to "Monkey Island" where some species of these interesting and entertaining animals live in freedom. Following another boat ride of 30 min we will enter the territory of the Tambopata- Candamo National Reserve. We will trek 5km through the dense vegetation of the tropical rainforest. Giant trees, snakes, monkeys, birds and sometimes even the illusive jaguar can be observed here Our destination is heavenly Sandoval Lake. Its privileged settings are shared by numerous species of animals: Birds (in particular Hoatzins, Kingfisher, and Cormorants), different species of monkeys (Squirrel monkeys, Howler monkeys, Capuchin monkeys). At the lake itself we can enjoy the spectacle of Giant River Otters. Black Caimans and Piranhas (sometimes we can even observe anacondas in the areas covered by reed). This is also the habitat of the giant Arapaima, a fish of more than 2,5m, weighing in at +200kg. Traveling by canoe, the sunset in the lake is a spectacular unforgettable sight. On our return to the river we might be able to spot some nocturnal animals. 8pm: The body demands rest and food after an active day in the jungle. You will enjoy the exotic tastes of our meals, especially our desserts. If you still have energy left you can share moments of music and conversation in the bar whilst having a cocktail or enjoy the sounds of the rainforest surrounding you from your hammock. After a long day full of activity you will enjoy the comfort of you bungalows hammocks. You can also recover with a massage by the lodges' qualified masseurs.

    Day 5: Puerto Maldonado - Cusco 

    After breakfast its time to say goodbye to the setting and staff of Corto Maltes Amazonia. Your guide will accompany you on your way back to the city. We will pass by our office again to recollect the baggage left. Following that we will visit the local market to show you agricultural products of the region; especially fruits of the Amazon. Afterwards our personnel will accompany you at the airport prior to your departure for Cusco.Upon arrival our representatives will meet and escort you to your hotel.Take the remainder of the morning to nap or relax as you adjust to Cusco high altitude. In the afternoon your guided tour of the Inca Royal City of Cusco starts in the very impressionable Plaza de Armas, which is surrounded by a beautiful stone arcade. In the Plaza is the Cathedral, with outside façade in Renaissance style is in contrast to its Baroque and plateresque style of its interiors. The Covent of Santo Domingo was built above the most important Inca Temple, the Temple of the Sun, or Koricancha. Near the City of Cusco, you will visit the Inca Fortress Sacsayhuaman, made up of three gigantic terraces, superimposed in a zigzag form. Qenqo, was a religious centre formed by a singular flowering of calcareous rock. It has underground galleries and a semicircular amphitheatre with a series of stone seats. Nearby is Tambomachay, well known as Baths of the Incas, a place dedicated to the cult of the water, formed by aqueducts, channels and small cascades worked in the rock. Tour Starts at 2:30PM. Duration: 4 Hours 

    Day 6: Cusco Machu Pichu - Cusco
    To travel to Machu Pichu today, you will take a train ride from Cusco to Aguas Calientes, followed by a motorcoach transfer to Machu Pichu. Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel, then transfer to San Pedro Station to take a three-hour train ride along the Urubamba River to the Aguas Calientes Station. By minibus you will climb the switchback road up to the ruins of Machu Pichu. "Discovered" in 1911, Machu Pichu, called the Lost City of the Incas, represents the cultural heritage of mankind. It is a stone city constructed by incredibly sophisticated techniques, even in present-day terms. Stone upon stone are fitted together perfectly without cement, with exquisite detail worthy of the world's greatest palaces. After a guided visit to the ruins, you will have lunch , transferring back to Aguas Calientes for the train ride back to Cusco. (B,L)

    Day 7: Cusco – Sacred Valley (Urubamba) - Cusco
    Breakfast. Today you will embark on full day tour to The Indian Market of Pisac & The Fortress of Ollantaytambo. Pisac is located at the beginning of the Sacred Valley of the Incas it is 31 km from the City of Cusco The town of Pisac is famous for its Sunday market fairs, where the tourists can mix with the people dressed in their colorful traditional cloths, each being unique to the remote village from where they come to sell their goods, and exchange local gossip. Soon it becomes a natural folkloric. Here, people quite often still use the barter system, trading oranges for apples, potatoes for cucumbers. It is also a well-known archaeological spot known as "the Old Village" and is located on the sides of a hill dominates the river Vilcanota where you can marvel at the splendid old forts, esplanades and temples, alongside the modern village. The town of Ollantaytambo is located 97 km from the City of Cusco. It has preserved the Inca style in the layout of its streets, squares, walls and the construction of houses. The town is flanked by an impressive fortress that was an integral part defense system of the Sacred Valley. At the entrance to the Fortress there is a steep stairway of sheer stone, and once you reach the summit two esplanades can be seen. One where was a temple with 10 niches and other where the Temple of the Sun was formed by 6 rectangular monoliths, and the Baths of the Ñusta or the Baths of the Princess, the Mañaracay or Royal Living room, or the Incahuatana.

    Day 8: Cusco – Lima - USA
    Breakfast. Transfer to the airport to take a flight to Lima, the City of the Kings to connect you’re your flight back home.(B)

     
       
      Unravel the mysteries of the ancient Inca Empire on this fascinating 8-day tour. Travel from Lima to Puerto Maldonado, the entry point to the Amazon Jungle, embark on a motorboat journey up the Tambopata River. Visit Tres Chimbadas Oxbow Lake and a native slash and burn farm. Then travel into the heart of the Andes and the charming colonial town of Cusco. You will have the opportunity to explore Cusco and its nearby, then take a train ride to join one of our expert local guides to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Pichu. Alive with marvelous heritage and surprising sophistication, Machu Pichu is forever enveloped in an aura of mysticism. This tour features a full day tour to Sacred Valley.  
       
      NOTE: PRICES ARE NOT GUARANTEED UNTIL FULLY PAID. Packages are LAND-ONLY, except otherwise indicated Prices are per person, based on double occupancy, subject to availability and change without notice. Blackout days may apply. Airfares may not be available on all flights and are subject to change without notice. Fares include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.70 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a passenger's itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in local airport charges; and (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport. For international/Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands destinations, government taxes and fees of up to $190 varying by destination, are included. Weekend surcharge and /or last minute booking fees may apply. The final price for your tour package depends on day of departure, departure city, length of stay, hotel selected, room category and class of airfare available at time of booking. Hotel photos are representative only and do not necessarily depict the actual room in which guests will be accommodated. Travel Insurance: We highly recommend to all customers to protect their trip obtain Travel Insurance The tour to Machu Pichu requires traveling from sea level to an altitude of 11,200 feet, which may cause altitude sickness for some guests. Touring the ruins of Machu Pichu requires climbing many stairs and negotiating uneven and rugged terrain in rarefied air. Guests with a heart condition and/or known respiratory difficulties should consult their physician prior to booking this tour. There are two paths at the ruins that guests may choose from; both are fully guided. One requires moderate walking and the other requires considerable walking. These prices do not apply for traveling from December 15, 2013 through January 10,2014  
       

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