A HISTORICAL TOUR: 9 DAYS
June 19-27, 2014
DAY 1 -Late evening airport check in for departure to Lima
Greeting and transfer to hotel. You will visit Lima City Evening
Tour and its Colonial area including the Main Square, The
Cathedral, the Government Palace, and the San Francisco
Monastery. Visit the Huaca Pucllana, considered as a Pre-Inca
worshipping ceremonial center and the modern district. Welcome
Morning flight to Cuzco and transfer to
hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to stroll the nearby Plaza de
Armas, boutiques and shops.
DAY 4. MACHU PICCHU.
Morning vista-dome train departure. Minibuses take you up a
serpentine road to the Citadel. Walking tour of the fascinating
Lost City of the Incas, with an expert guide. Lunch. Overnight
stay at the in the cloudy mountains. Next day you’ll have free
wandering in the park, and evening departure for Urubamba
Valley. (take a quick pick into the tour
DAY 5. URUBAMBA.
Full day tour by motor coach
into the scenic Urubamba Valley, also known as the sacred valley
of the Incas. Visit the market at PISAC, where you can shop and
mingle with hundreds of colorfully dressed Indians who meet to
trade goods and socialize. Lunch at a rustic nearby inn and
then continue to visit the ruins of OLLANTAYTAMBO, where MANCO
INCA led the last defense against the Spaniards. Overnight at
DAY 6. CUZCO.
Morning return to Cuzco. Afternoon city tour
of Colonial Cuzco: Temple of the Sun, Cathedral, Plaza de Armas
and other important landmarks, including KKENKO, PUCAPUCARA
DAY 7. – CUZCO - INTI RAYMI OR SUN FESTIVAL *
Full day at the INTI RAYMI FESTIVAL, which will
take place in the great stone fortress of SACSAYHUAMAN.
Participate in the day long festivities in honor of GOD SUN.
Great concerts, choruses, parades and folk dances by Indians in
native costumes. * It takes about 06 hours.
at leisure for last minute shopping and optional tours if
DAY 9. CUZCO / LIMA/ US.
Morning departure to the airport. Arrival in Lima, on time
to board the return flight home.
DAY 10 Early
morning arrival in the US
***Optional extensions available to Iquitos,
Lake Titikaka, Galapagos Islands and Buenos Aires***
Price per person:
$2,577.00 plus tax
Package includes roundtrip air from
California and accommodations (double occupancy).
details please call 650 375-7777 or 800-VENTURA
Single Supplement available