HEALTH-WELLNESS & LUXURY CUSCO
6 day/5 night Program
DAY 01: LIMA – CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY
Morning flight from Lima to Cusco. Upon arrival meet and transfer to the Urubamba Valley or Sacred Valley, where your hotel is located (1 ¨ö hour drive). It is best to go to the Valley before Cusco as it is located at lesser altitude (2900m, 9514ft) therefore making acclimatization easier. Upon arrival, check in your hotel.Overnight at Sol y Luna Hotel.
DAY 02: SACRED VALLEY
Start this interesting excursion from the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo, which shows the best example of city planning done by the Incas. Its excellent construction with its strong walls was both a temple and a fortress. Also visit its colorful market where an artisans’ fair takes place every Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, an exhibit and sale of fine woven crafts, colorful tapestries, handicrafts and textiles from Pisac and neighboring villages. Lunch at Wayra with Peruvian Paso Horse Show Peruvian Paso Horses. During the afternoon, you will enjoy a Shiatsu Massage at Yacuwasi Spa located in Sol y Luna Hotel.Overnight at Sol y Luna Hotel.
DAY 03: SACRED VALLEY – MACHU PICCHU
Today we pick you up from your hotel to drive by private vehicle to the train station in Ollantaytambo. Today is certainly the highpoint of the trip with one of the greatest sights on the continent – Machu Picchu. Rise early to catch a spectacular train journey. On luxury train Hiram Bingham. The carriages are painted a distinctive blue and gold while interiors are luxurious, warm and inviting with elegant decoration in the style of the 1920’s Pullman trains. In the morning en route to Machu Picchu a brunch will be served as you watch the stunning landscape unfold. The sight of Machu Picchu nestled amongst rugged forested mountain is indeed an unforgettable sight. You will enjoy a tour of the ruin and spend the night here so that you can explore Machu Picchu early morning when the masses of tourists are gone and the ruin are at its best! Dinner is included at your hotel.
At evening enjoy an Andean Sauna at Unu Spa. Inspired by a variety of saunas, Inkaterra Machu Picchu has created a unique Andean Sauna, where stones are heated in a candle-lit eucalyptus hut. Located next to the natural spring water pond. Overnight at Inkaterra Machu Picchu Hotel.
DAY 04: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
You have the whole morning to explore Machu Picchu at your own leisure and to soak in the ambience. For the energetic one, you may climb to the Sun Gate or Huayna Picchu with stunning bird’s eye view of the site. (Second entrance ticket included) Return to Cusco by Hiram Bingham train in the afternoon, dinner on board during the trip. Arrival to Poroy station and transfer to the hotel in Cusco.Overnight at Aranwa hotel.
DAY 05: CUSCO
Today you will visit an imposing example of Inca military architecture, Sacsayhuaman is located 2 km from the city of Cusco. The fortress was hewn from vast granite blocks to protect the city from marauding tribes. Also this place has a great cosmic energy: that is why people think it was an astronomic observatory and an Inca oracle. Then visit Wayllarcocha, where several Shamans have gathered in order to do an Usnu. This is a demarcated, focused place surrounded by mountains (Mountain is Apu God), in this place you will experience a Shaman Ritual. Afternoon at leisure to enjoy Cusco City.Overnight at Aranwa hotel.
DAY 06: CUSCO –LIMA
Leisure time until depart to the airport.At proper time, transfer to airport to take your flight back to Lima.