Multi-Day Tour

Machu Picchu Adventure (8 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Lima, Peru To Lima, Peru

Valid for Departures: 01 Mar 2018 - 26 Dec 2019

Machu Picchu Adventure (8 days)

Day 5

Aguas Calientes/Cusco

Day 7

Cusco/Lima

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Lima, Peru
None None
Day 1 Lima: Arrive at any time. Additional Notes: If you booked the Culinary Bundle it does not include extra time in Lima and we highly recommend booking pre-trip accommodation. You will be picked up from your hotel at approx 10:00 (10:30 from Aug-Dec) and taken to a local market and restaurant to prepare and enjoy a traditional Peruvian meal. You will return back to your hotel around 13:00. Please note that hot water shortages and power outages can be fairly common in Peru (even in upgraded hotels and private homes). We appreciate your patience and understanding that these occurrences are outside of our control. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting with G Representative
Day 2
Lima, Peru
None Breakfast
Day 2 Lima/Cusco: Travel to the airport for the early morning flight to Cusco. Spend the day relaxing and exploring this fascinating city. Our best advice for exploring Cusco is to wear a comfortable pair of shoes. Arm yourself with a city map and set out to explore. Additional Notes: Please note: if you pre-book the Culinary Bundle you will be picked up from your hotel at approx 12:30 and taken to a local market and restaurant to prepare and enjoy a traditional Peruvian meal. Return back to your hotel around 16:00. Transport: Plane
Day 3
Ollantaytambo, Peru
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3 Cusco/Ollantaytambo: Travel through the stunning Sacred Valley of the Incas, visiting a G Adventures-supported women's weaving co-op. Meet the women and learn about traditional weaving and dyeing. Opt to pick up some handmade souvenirs and textiles directly from the women who made them. Have lunch at the G Adventures-supported Parwa community restaurant. Learn about the G Adventures for Good project and eat a delicious buffet-style lunch. Proceeds of this meal go directly back to the remote community. Included Activities: Ccaccaccollo Community and Women's Weaving Co-op visit Cuyo Chico Pottery Making Demonstration Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley Transport: Make stops along the way as you pass through this gorgeous valley, descending in elevation the whole way. Private Vehicle
Day 4
Ollantaytambo, Peru
None Breakfast
Day 4 Ollantaytambo/Aguas Calientes: Board a morning train that winds through the spectacular Urubamba Valley to the end of the line: the village of Aguas Calientes, a frontier town nestled in the hills beneath Machu Picchu. Enjoy the rest of the day taking advantage of the hikes and hot springs in the area. Transport: Train
Day 5
Aguas Calientes/Cusco
None Breakfast
Day 5 Aguas Calientes/Cusco: Start early to catch the sunrise at the top. Take the bus up to the historic spiritual centre of the Incas, the 'Lost City' of Machu Picchu. Tour the ruins with an expert guide then explore on your own. Later, return by train to Ollantaytambo and meet a private vehicle to head back to Cusco. Included Activities: Machu Picchu Guided Tour Transport: Local bus Local bus Train Private Vehicle
Day 6
Cuzco, Peru
None Breakfast
Day 6 Cusco: Enjoy a free day in Cusco. Active options include whitewater rafting, horseback riding, and mountain biking.
Day 7
Cusco/Lima
None Breakfast
Day 7 Cusco/Lima: Head to the airport and fly back to Lima. Transport: Plane
Day 8
Lima, Peru
None Breakfast
Day 8 Lima: Depart at any time.

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Description

Get acquainted with the wonders of the Incas in this exhilarating introduction to Peru. Embrace cultures past and present in the hills surrounding Cusco and delight in the amazing views of the Sacred Valley as you travel by rail to Machu Picchu. Taking the train will allow you lots of time to explore ruins, museums, and markets. With years of experience, we employ the best local guides so that you’re free to enjoy the beauty of the region.

What's Included

Included

  • Machu Picchu Adventure
    Get acquainted with the wonders of the Incas in this exhilarating introduction to Peru. Embrace cultures past and present in the hills surrounding Cusco and delight in the amazing views of the Sacred Valley as you travel by rail to Machu Picchu. Taking the train will allow you lots of time to explore ruins, museums, and markets. With years of experience, we employ the best local guides so that you’re free to enjoy the beauty of the region.

    Highlights
    Soak in the views and culture of the Sacred Valley, travel through the mountains by train to Machu Picchu, learn about the history of the Incas

    Accommodation
    Hotels (7 nts).

    Group Leader
    G Representatives in Lima and Cusco, specialist Inca Trail CEO for Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu.

    Group Size Notes
    Max 16, avg 10

    Meals Included
    7 breakfasts, 1 lunch

    What's Included
    G Adventures for Good: Ccaccaccollo Community and Women's Weaving Co-op visit, Ccaccaccollo G Adventures for Good: Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley, Lamay. Sacred Valley guided tour. Pottery making demonstration. Train to Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu guided tour. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Not Included

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About Us

G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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