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Peru Family Trip in the Incan Empire

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Discover Peru in an incredible way, combining the most amazing of sights, such as archaeological sites and mountainous vistas, with sporting activities like rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking and easy hikes. Experience cultural activities with local communities. No time for boredom with this continuous hands-on adventure! Bring your family together with this life-changing holiday to magnif...

Discover Peru in an incredible way, combining the most amazing of sights, such as archaeological sites and mountainous vistas, with sporting activities like rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking and easy hikes. Experience cultural activities with local communities. No time for boredom with this continuous hands-on adventure! Bring your family together with this life-changing holiday to magnificent Peru.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Train
    Train
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome To Peru

You've arrived...
• Upon arrival at Lima Airport our
   personnel will escort you to your hotel
• Enjoy the sights of the city - wonderful restaurants
   and bars
• Free evening in the fabulous capital of Peru

Visited:
Lima
Accommodation
The Place (Lima)

Day 2: Relax on the Beach at Paracas 

Time to settle in...
• After breakfast, depart to Paracas where you can
   get your toes wet
• Check in at your hotel and choose what to do for
   the afternoon
• Water sports and activities are offered locally

Visited:
Paracas
Accommodation
Night at Gran Palma (Paracas)

Day 3: The ​Ballestas Islands

Discover the sea-life...
• Boat trip to Ballestas Islands to view sea lions,
   pelicans, penguins and more
• Head to the oasis of Huacachina, stopping at
   orchards and vineyards of El Catador
• Enjoy activities such as sand-boarding or a buggy
   ride in the dunes

Accommodation
Night at El Huacachinero (Huacachina)

Day 4: The 'White City' Of Arequipa

Cityscape of white...
• Flight to Arequipa, discover the colonial centre of
   the 'White City'
• Visit the Plaza de Armas and the Santa Catalina
   Convent
• Shopping, and restaurants at every corner

Visited:
Lima Arequipa
Accommodation
Casa de Melgar (Arequipa)

Day 5: Rafting On Chili River

Family fun...
• Enjoy a free morning before being transferred to
   your rafting activity
• Learn safety instructions and navigation
   techniques
• A 2-hour rafting experience before returning to
   Arequipa to relax

Visited:
Chili River Arequipa
Accommodation
Casa de Melgar (Arequipa)

Day 6: Lake Titicaca

A day out...
• Head for Puno with the backdrop of volcanoes;
   stop in Aguada Blanca
• Observe vicuñas in their natural habitat
• Cross the altiplano and arrive in Puno, on the
   bank of Lake Titicaca

Accommodation
La Hacienda (Puno)

Day 7: Local Family Homestay

Friends of the family...
• Discover Capachica Peninsula and nearby village
   Llachón
• Take an easy hike along the banks of Lake Titicaca
• Spend the afternoon with your local host family

Visited:
Lake Titicaca

Day 8: Visit the Floating Islands

Back in time...
• Boat to Taquile to encounter a civilization that
   hasn't changed
• Self-sufficient inhabitants live by: do not steal, do
   not lie, don't be lazy!
• Visit the Floating Islands where the Uros fish, hunt
   and sell crafts

Visited:
Llachon Taquile Puno
Accommodation
La Hacienda (Puno)

Day 9: Crossing From Puno To Cusco


Pukara Archaeological Site...
• Cross the Colla plateau to Pukara - pre Inca
   Pukara culture
• Taste a typical lunch in Sicuani, before viewing
   spectacular Inca sanctuary
• Continue on to Andahuaylillas, visiting the 'Sistine
   Chapel' of South America 

Visited:
Puno Cusco
Accommodation
Amaru I (Cusco)

Day 10: The Ruins Of Cusco On Horseback

City Centre round trip...
• Sight-seeing of the Plaza de Armas - cathedral and
   Santo Domingo monastery
• Horse-ride to 4 archaeological sites in
   surrounding areas
• Continue excursion to Saqsayhuamán, the stunning
   fortress overlooking Cusco

Visited:
Cusco
Accommodation
Amaru I (Cusco)

Day 11: Biking In The Sacred Valley 

Exercise and entertainment...
• Start at Pisac where the Incas once dominated the
   Sacred Valley
• Bike along Urubamba River, enjoying beautiful
   landscapes
• Reach Urquillos where you'll be transferred to
   your hotel in Cusco

Accommodation
Amaru I (Cusco)

Day 12: The Artisanal Market Of Pisaq

History's come alive...
• View the necropolis (nearly 10000 buried),
   observatories and terraces of Pisaq
• stop at traditional artisanal market of Pisaq before
   continuing towards Ollantaytambo
• Stroll through paved streets of a village
   unchanged since the XV century

Visited:
Pisaq Aguas Calientes
Accommodation
Keros (Aguas Calientes)

Day 13: The Incredible Machu Picchu

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Visited:
Machu Picchu Cusco
Accommodation
Amaru I (Cusco)

Day 14: Departure

Thank you for visiting...
• Say goodbye to this wonderful country and its
   people
• Transfer to the airport in Cusco then to Lima
• Take your connecting flight back to Europe -
   Adiós!

Visited:
Cusco Lima

Lima Paracas Las Ballestas Huacachina Arequipa Chili River Lake Titicaca Puno Llachon Taquile Cusco Valle Sagrado Urubamba Pisaq Aguas Calientes Machu Picchu

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,170 / 14 days
Excluding international flights
Price per person, double occupancy 1672

Included in price:

  • Accommodation in 3*** hotels (according to local standards) and in homestay as mentioned in the programme
  • the meals mentioned as “included”
  • private and public/collective transfers
  • assistance at airports
  • english speaking guide as mentioned in the programme
  • excursions scheduled in the programme
  • the national flights Lima – Arequipa and Cusco – Lima
  • the entrances to the national parks, historic sites, museums scheduled in the programme

Not included in price:

  • International flights
  • travel insurance
  • lunches and dinners not mentioned in the programme
  • drinks
  • tips
  • the single supplement (ask us)

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