ENJOYING THE ANDES AND MACHU PICCHU
6 Days / 5 Nights
Sacred Valley – Chinchero – Moray – Salt Mines – Pisac – Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Temple Of The Sun «Qoricancha» – Sacsayhuaman.
Luxury traditional tours customized from the arrival in the historic capital of Peru located in the Andean mountains, with countless archaeological riches and history, where you will have the opportunity to visit each of the places with the guidance of a guide, who will lead you on your adventure to the Machu Picchu Sanctuary.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN THE CITY OF CUSCO. TRANSFER FROM CUSCO AIRPORT - SACRED VALLEY - MORAY - SALT MINES.
After picking up your luggage, go to the exit gate where our ATIKA staff will be waiting for you with a sign indicating your name. Then, in a private transportation and with your personalized guide, we will take you through the Sacred Valley route. During the tour, you will visit various natural and archaeological attractions, including Chinchero, a typical artisan center where you can appreciate the demonstration and the natural process of weaving. You will also have the experience of sharing a lunch with a local family, which will be prepared with ingredients from the area. Continuing with the tour, you will visit the archaeological site of circular agricultural terraces, Moray, which has a temperate and dry climate and is surrounded by mountains and beautiful cultivation landscapes. You will also visit the salt mines, where you can appreciate the natural output of salt from an underground mountain. The locals make wells to retain the liquid salt until it solidifies. The natural color of each well makes the place admired. In the afternoon, you will be taken to your luxury hotel located in the heart of the Valley.
DAY 02: EXPLORING THE SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS. PISAC ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE AND TOWN.
After enjoying a well-deserved rest and a delicious breakfast at your hotel, the transportation and personalized guide will pick you up to start the tour. You will head through the Sacred Valley route of the Incas, during which you can appreciate the beautiful corn crops and the Urubamba river. You will visit the Pisac archaeological site, located on the top of a mountain and decorated with terraces that served as cultivation and support, in addition to important Inca temples. You will also visit the town of Pisac and appreciate craft centers. In the afternoon, you will have lunch at a typical restaurant in the area. Finally, you will be taken to your hotel in the Sacred Valley.
DAY 03: TRIP TO THE TOWN OF MACHU PICCHU. OLLANTAYTAMBO - ENJOY THE TRAIN WITH A PANORAMIC VIEW.
In the morning, the guide and transportation will pick you up from your hotel. You will be taken to the Ollantaytambo archaeological site, where you will visit this beautiful tourist attraction, where you can appreciate its temples and impressive architecture. Once the tour is over, you will be taken to the Ollanta station and board the Vistadome train with a panoramic view. This way, you can enjoy the landscape and the entrance to the jungle eyebrow, the Vilcanota river that will accompany you throughout the route to the town of Machu Picchu, the view of a section of the Inca Trail, and the beautiful terraces that decorate the entire landscape. The guide will be there to assist you throughout the tour. Upon arrival, you will have lunch at one of the best restaurants, and in the afternoon, you will have time to explore the small town. At night, you will stay in one of the luxury hotels in the town of Machu Picchu.
DAY 04: INCA CITADEL OF MACHU PICCHU. TOUR IN THE SANCTUARY OF MACHU PICCHU.
DAY 05: IMPERIAL CITY OF CUSCO. EXPLORING THE CAPITAL OF THE INCA EMPIRE.
DAY 06: RETURN TO LIMA AND BACK HOME.
HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS
Atika committed to providing quality service and luxury has carefully chosen each of the hotels and restaurants to enjoy an unforgettable stay!
Our trained staff throughout the organization of your personalized and luxury tour will help you choose the best hotels.