Cuzco & Machu Picchu Discovery
3 Nights / 4 Days
Day 1 Cuzco
Upon arriving in Cuzco you will be transferred to your hotel . Remainder of the morning at leisure
Explore the magical capital of the Incas on a afternoon tour including a visit to Plaza Regocijo,Plaza de Armas,the Cathedral and the Santo Domingo Convent Monastery. The Santo Domingo monastery was built over the Koricancha temple, one of the most important temples devoted to worship of the sun. According to the chronicles, it was covered in gold sheet and filled with golden representations of nature. Then walk around the old town with its very narrow streets.After seeing the most interesting sites of the city, you will drive to the countryside outside Cusco to visit some of the remarkable Inca ruins in the area: the cult centre of Sacsayhuaman, the temple and amphitheatre of Kenko,the Inca Baths of Tambomachay and the Red Fortress of Puca Pucara.
Day 2 Cuzco (B,L)
Take a trip to the Urubamba valley, the Sacred Valley of the Incas,to visit the Inca fortress of Ollantaytambo.The site was built just as the Spaniards arrived and evidence of how it was constructed is still visible.After seeing the magnificent past of the spot stroll through the quaint streets of the present town.Enjoy lunch at a nice hostelry in the countryside and continue to Pisac for an opportunity to bargain with vendors at its local handicrafts market, then back to Cuzco.
Day 3 Machu Picchu (B)
Transfer from the hotel to the station to board the railcoach for a train ride to Machu Picchu.You will take a motorcoach ascent to 'The Lost City of the Incas'.Take a guided tour of the marvellous citadel visiting the Main Square,the Royal Quarters ,the Temple of the three Windows, the Circulal Towers,the Sacred Sun Dial and the Burial Grounds.Lunch at Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge.Then return on the afternoon train to Cuzco.Transfer to your hotel.
Day 4 Cuzco (B)
You will be transferred to the airport or bus station
Dates & Prices
Prices Per Person US$
3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
2014 Double Single Double Single Double Single
Jan-Dec $685 $900 $835 $1130 $940 $1320