LIMA, CUSCO & Iguazú Falls
10 day & 09 night Program
DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN LIMA
Arrival in Lima, meet assistance at the airport and transfer to your hotel.
DAY 02: LIMA
Breakfast. Morning free.
Afternoon city tour of the colonial and modern part of Lima. This sightseeing focuses on its colonial heritage. See the 18th century SAN FRANCISCO MONASTERY with its unique cloisters, the Government Palace, and Cathedral situated around the vast Plaza de Armas. Then, take a short drive to the seaside suburb of Miraflores and San Isidro.
DAY 03: LIMA / CUSCO
Breakfast Transfer on time to the airport to board your flight to Cusco.
Arrival in Cusco and transfer to your selected hotel.
In the afternoon: we will start the City Tour visiting the Qoricancha (Temple of the Sun) and The Convent of Santo Domingo. We will continue with a visit to the museum of the Cathedral, where we will observe the colonial art of XVI and XVIII centuries, like paintings and marks. Later we will visit the archaeological sites bordering the city of Cusco: Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pukapukara and Tambomachay. Return to the hotel. Overnight.
DAY 04: SACRED VALLEY
In the morning we will go to the town of Pisaq.
We will have the chance to visit the Typical Artisan Market and the Main Square. We continue by one side of the Vilcanota river, until arriving to Urubamba, where we will have an exquisite lunch buffet. After that, we will discover Ollantaytambo, one of the last living Inca towns. This is so because their streets maintain the same outline to the one of the time of the Incas. We will visit the wonderful archaeological complex located there. Lunch is included at Sacred Valley restaurant.We will return back to Cusco. Overnight.
DAY 05: MACHU PICCHU
After breakfast, transfer to the train station where you will board the Vistadome train for an exiting journey to Macchu Picchu, the majestic "Lost City of the Incas". Arrive in Aguas Calientes and take shuttle bus to the citadel of Machu Picchu, where your guide will give you a tour. Buffet lunch at Sanctuary Lodge hotel is included.
In the afternoon return to Cusco and transfer to your hotel.
DAY 06: CUSCO – LIMA – FOZ DE IGUAZÚ
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima. Assistance on your arrival and take your connection flight to Iguazú. Check for your flight to the Foz de Iguazú. Board your flight to the Fox de Iguazú.
Arrival, reception at the airport in Iguazú and transfer to the hotel.
DAY 07: FOZ DE IGUAZÚ
This tour take you to visit part of the Iguazú National Park. It Preserves 67.000 ha of giant trees, vines and ferns living with multicolored butterflies, birds and other mammals all of them part of the rich local flora and fauna. The park was declarated Natural World Heritage in 1984, due to it´s scenic beauties and the great biological diversity of the subtropical jungle. The famous falls are in the heart of this park where we can see among others, the “Two sisters Falls”, the “Bossetti Falls”, the “Hidden Fall”, a panoramic view of “San Martin Island” and the “Union Fall”.
DAY 08: FOZ DE IGUAZÚ
Our guides take you to visit the wonderful Iguazú Falls, on the Brazilian side. We get close to “Floriano”, “Deodoro” and “Benjamin” waterfalls, and the walkways lead us also to “Santa Maria Falls”. Then, take a boat trip in the Argentina Falls called “Gran Aventura”. It starts at the port across San Martin Island. From there you are going to travel by boat on the low part of the Iguazú river and experience the rapids. Once we arrive to Puerto Macuco, you will do a short hike on the jungle paths until you get to the 4x4 vehicles that will take you back, passing through the Yaracatiá trail.
DAY 09: FOZ DE IGUAZÚ
Visit Itaipu Dam, a concrete structure built to contain the flow of the Paraná River and create the power plant reservoir. It is the point where electricity-generating units are installed. From the central belvedere, people have a panoramic view of the power plant featuring the dam and spillway. Visits are made on Itaipu buses (for visitors travelling on their own) or on tourist buses, for those on organized tours.
DAY 10: FOZ DE IGUAZÚ – INTERNATIONAL DEPARTURE
Breakfast at the hotel.
Day at leisure.
Transfer to the airport in Foz de Iguazú.
- 09 nights hotel accommodation in hotels as mentioned above or similar.
- 09 breakfasts (B) and 02 lunches.
- Group or Private services in Lima, Cusco & Iguazú.
- Admissions for all archeological sites.
- Current taxes.
- Vistadome train for the Excursion to Machu Picchu.
- Customized service & with a high quality.