IMPERIAL LOCAL LIVING CIRCUIT: LIMA – CUSCO - PUNO 7D


This tour is designed to be the most unforgettable. Your arrival in Peru will be wonderful, this tour will take you to live unique experiences,you will share customs and traditions in the town of Willoq and the Uros Islands Floatings. Willoq is an andean community of the Andes in Peru, located in the valley of the river Patacancha, belonging to the district of Ollantaytambo, province of Urubamba, in Cusco.

This does not end there! Because we will go to the floating islands of the Uros, where the locals will give us an exceptional experience,you will have the pleasure to stay in a lodge.

Program:

  • DAY 01 : LIMA

Transfer in Lima airport to the hotel

  • DAY 02 : CUSCO

Free Day in Cusco.

  • DAY 03 : CUSCO

Tranfer to the Hotel in Cusco.

Excursion in Willoq

  • DAY 04 : CUSCO

Visit to the Wonder World, Machupicchu

  • DAY 05 : PUNO

Transfer out Cusco and transfer in Puno.

  • DAY 06 : PUNO

Excursión to Uros Islands floating.

Night in Uros Lodge.

  • DAY 07 : PUNO

Transfer out Puno.

Transfer to airport.

Important:

  • The Itinerary can change according to the availability, the climate and the state of health of the hikers.
  • The train schedule may change according to the availability of the train company.


ITINERARY



Day 1: LIMA

Accommodation: Hotel in Lima.

Places: Lima

Highest Elevation : 161 meters ASL / 528 feet ASL

Airport pickup and transfer to your hotel.

The tour begins with the gathering of our passengers from their hotels in Lima, then we stop at the Intihuatana Park, located on the Malecon of Miraflores, where we will observe the Pacific Ocean. We start our tour by modern residential districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. We observe outside the Huaca Pucllana, ceremonial pre-Inca temple pyramid shaped that has survived the urban sprawl of Lima.

We will continue our journey to the park El Olivar and the Financial Center then we drive to the Historic Center of Lima, declared by UNESCO in 1991 Cultural Heritage of Humanity, where the center of the Spanish colony was established in the sixteenth century and erected the first buildings. Know the Plaza San Martin, balconies and old houses, the Plaza Mayor and its most important buildings like the Government Palace, the Cathedral of Lima, the Archbishop's Palace and Municipal, Desamparados Station, among others

We enter one of the most important monasteries of the seventeenth century. Where the relics of the three Peruvian saints Santa Rosa de Lima, San Martin de Porres and San Juan Macías are preserved. Then return to Miraflores and ending our tour will have the option to stay in the Indian market in Larcomar or return to your hotel.


Day 2: LIMA - CUSCO (FREE)

Accommodation: Hotel in Cusco.

Places: Lima

Highest Elevation : 161 meters ASL / 528 feet ASL

Breakfast at hotel

At the scheduled time transfer to Lima airport.

Flight Lima to Cusco (on behalf of the Paxs)

Reception at Cusco airport and transfer to your hotel.

Free afternoon to acclimatize to the altitude or activities on their own.


Day 3: CUSCO - WILLOQ

Accommodation: Hotel in Cusco.

Places: Cusco, Ollantaytambo. Willoq

Willoq Elevation :  2,968 meters ASL /11,151 feet ASL

After having breakfast early in the morning.

We will pick you up at 6am at your hotel direction to Ollantaytambo (Inca city inhabited). Here we will do a small visit to the city and after we will follow towards the native community of Willoq, located at 14 km from Ollantaytambo.It is rich in flora and fauna, being able to find 60 species of birds and more than 700 species of plants. In Willoq there is still a direct off spring of the last Incas which can be corroborated by the current surnames of the local people, like Yupanqui, Sinchi, Pukha, Huamán, Cusipáucar, Tupha, among others.. Once at Willoq our local friends will receive you with a welcome drink (coke or “muña” tea) and their folk dance. After, they will show and share with you, their uses, traditions and daily activities (textiles, agriculture, gastronomy, etc.). We will be in Willoq from 3 to 4 hours.Following we have a typical lunch and after a rest and some interaction we return to Cusco.

INCLUDED: Transport Cusco-Willoq-Cusco; Tipical lunch; English guide

Night accommodation in Cusco.


Day 4: MACHU PICCHU

Meals: Breakfast, lunch.

Accommodation: Hotel in Cusco.

Places: Cusco, Ollantaytambo train station, Machupicchu.

Machupicchu Elevation: 2430 meters ASL /7972 feet ASL.

After having breakfast at the hotel (subject to pick up time depending on the schedule of the train)

Transfer from the Hotel to the train station of Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes. Coming to this town immediately board a bus to visit Machu Picchu Inca City. We will visit in the city with a professional guide for 02 hours, you can visit places like: Temple of Condor, Inti Punku (if you have good conditions to walk) take pictures, etc .We will return by bus to Aguas Calientes town. There we will have a delicious buffet lunch.

In the afternoon we take the train back to Ollantaytambo.

When you had arrived at the train station, there you will receive assistance and you will be transfered to Cusco in the bus station.

Accomodation: Hotel in Puno.

Meals: Breakfast.

Puno Elevation: 3,827 meters ASL /12,555 feet ASL

After having breakfast we will pick you up from your hotel.

At the scheduled time, transfer to the bus station to Puno. If the hotel category is 4 or 5 star the trip will be by train Perurail Titicaca, these outputs are only on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, if different. The trip from Cusco to Puno will be in tourist bus.

In the Puno city we will be received and transferred to Hotel for resting.


Day 6: PUNO - SLEEP IN UROS LODGE

Accomodation: Uros Lodge

Uros Elevation: 3810 meters ASL /12,500 feet ASL

Meals: Food (01 lunch / 01 dinner / 01 breakfast)

Then you have breakfast in the hotel

At convenient hour pickup from the hotel to transfer to Uros Lodge.

Pleasant place to sleep in Uros free of pollution, acoustic and relaxing noise located 30 minutes from the city of Puno, overnight and family coexistence in the floating islands of the Uros.

The rooms are built like the island with reeds base overlooking the lake, firm wood floor and decorated and implemented with fabrics and crafts, to sleep in Uros with comfortable mattresses to the cushions decorated with textiles.

Our experience begins with the transfer of your hotel to the town center of Uros-Chulluni where we embark to the floating islands of the Uros received by a local family, they take us to their lodging of rural family in their boats customs to 15 minutes of the indicated port, then we will settle in the rooms properly equipped for experiential tourism, once installed we will taste of a delicious lunch offered by the family, then we will be able to appreciate its different activities in the Uros, such as the artisanal fishing, Cut of the reeds, Its dress with typical native clothes, kayak in boats of reeds and visits to the surrounding communities, also the guests will be able to learn traditional techniques of craftsmanship and weaving. In the afternoon we will have the dinner offered by the locals of the accommodation, we will spend the night.

We can taste the exquisite breakfast. In the morning we will leave the rooms to return to Puno city.

Our native rural accommodation to sleep in Uros has a 24-hour reception, restaurant, garden, bar, tour desk, luggage storage and handicrafts.

We will return to Puno and We will head towards to Puno airport.

IT INCLUDES: Transfers Puno -Puerto- Puno; Transfer port-island uros lodge-port; Food (01 lunch / 01 dinner / 01 breakfast); Rural accommodation on the island; Experiential activities; Hot drinks.


MORE INFORMATION


INCLUDES:

LIMA

  • Transfer of entry and exit at each destination.
  • 01 nights accommodation in Lima with breakfast
  • City tour in Lima Traditional

CUSCO

  • 03 nights accommodation in Cusco with breakfast
  • Full Day Willoq  + tipical lunch
  • Full Day Machu Picchu + Lunch Buffet
  • Consetur bus up and down.
  • Train Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo

PUNO

  • Transfers Puno -Puerto- Puno
  • Transfer port-island Uros lodge-port
  • Rural accommodation on the island(2ND day in Uros)
  • 01 nights accommodation in Puno with breakfast
  • 01 night in Uros Lodge.
  • English guide.
  • Full Day Lake Titicaca + Typical lunch.
  • Additional excursions;
  • Cold drinks;
  • Nationals or international fligths.
  • Others not mentioned.
  • Original passport
  • International Student Identity Card (ISIC) if you have a student discount
  • Sleeping bag (can be rented as well)
  • Walking boots/shoes
  • Waterproof jacket/rain poncho
  • Warm jacket, hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Sun hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun protection cream (factor 35 recommended)
  • Re-usable plastic or metal water container or camel bags
  • Water, money to buy water along the way or water purification tablets
  • Insect repellent
  • Toiletries
  • Personal medication
  • Camera
  • Torch with batteries

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TRIP DETAILS

Duration:

5 Days & 4 Night

Departures Dates:

Every day (Please check availability in our groups)

Activities:

Visit Pisac and Ollantaytambo, trek the Lares route, visit Machu Picchu

Type of Tour:

Archaeological Cultural Landscape Ecological

Meals provided:


Vegetarian option at no extra cost. Check our regular menú

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