Welcome to Perú
Arrival to Lima, reception and transfer to select Hotel. Overnight. Check in 15:00hrs.
Lima was founded in 1535 and in a short period became the most important city in the Americas. Today, there are more than eight million inhabitants, and the city shelters immigrants from all corners of the globe, which has transformed it into a mixed city par excellence. In the historic center, placed by UNESCO on the World Cultural Heritage List, you can visit splendid samples of Colonial architecture. During this trip, you must also remember to sample one of the best cuisines in the world. The city offers a wide variety of restaurants and inviting locales where you will be able to taste delicious dishes, the result of the mixing of European, African, Asian, and Andean cuisines.
Enjoy a morning tour to Lima. This excursion offers the best combination of the different attractions in Lima and its three historical periods: pre-Hispanic, colonial and contemporary. The Peruvian Viceroyalty was the most important one in the Spanish Empire and Lima was its capital. The highlights of its historical center are its architecture and the urban design of the city, found in the old streets filled with colonial houses adorned with Moorish-style balconies. Our trip includes the Paseo de la Republica (Promenade of the Republic), Plaza San Martin (San Martin Square) and the Plaza Mayor (Main Square), with their different buildings: Palacio de Gobierno (Government Palace), Palacio Arzobispal the (Archbishop’s Palace), the Basilica Cathedral (Cathedral Basilica) and the Palacio Municipal (Municipal Palace). Visit the most traditional residential areas in the capital: The Olive Grove of San Isidro, Miraflores and Larco Mar, distinctive tourist center of contemporary Lima. Return to the hotel, rest of the afternoon at your leisure.
Transfer to the airport to take the regular flight to Cusco. Arrival, reception and transfer to select Hotel. The Rest of the day will be free at your leisure to acclimatize to the altitude.
Early transfer to the Train Station in Ollanta to take the train to Aguas Calientes, arrival and you will take a bus by a 30-minute bus trip to the famous Inca citadel. Declared a UNESCO “World Heritage Site” and one of the “Seven Wonders of the World,” we will begin our tour of the citadel, admiring its steps, temples, sanctuaries, and terraces. There is still no known explanation as to how the Incas could move 20-ton stones to the top of Machu Picchu, a mystery that makes this a uniquely spiritual and beautiful site. Upon arrival, you will participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the sacred sun dial (the most important preserved Intihuatana), the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, and various burial grounds. Return to Aguas Calientes town for lunch in a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, return to Ollanta by train and transfer to Cusco
Transfer to the airport to take the regular flight to La Paz,(highest capital of the world) arrival, reception and transfer to the select hotel. Assistance with the Check-In. The rest of the day will be free at leisure.
Today we are going to start our visit with a stop close to the traditional markets, then also a panoramic view of the San Padre Prison (famous for its infrastructure and constitution unlike other prisons), we will use the Cable Car and also visit the famous Moon Valley, located 10km from Downtown, after that we will go to the Killi Killi viewpoint, going through the residential area of the city as well as the highest Soccer Stadium in the world, at this viewpoint, you will have an Amazing 360° view of La Paz. Afterward, we will visit the Downtown, where you could see the Murillo Square, the Legislative Palace, the Metropolitan Cathedral and the San Francisco Church, finally, we will visit the Witches Market, return to the hotel. Overnight.
Transfer to the airport to take the national flight. To Uyuni (salt flats)
4 DAYS AND 3 NIGHTS UYUNI SALT FLATS
Arrival transfer to your hotel and get ready for the first tour We left the office in Uyuni at 11:00 am. heading to the train cemetery, then we go to the great salt flat of Uyuni, we pass by Colchani which is a small town where they process and export salt and where they can observe salt crafts. Entering the salt, we observe the piles of salt, the salt blocks, and the eyes of the salt flat, then we visit the salt hotel (original Hotel), salt monument of Dakar. After the salt hotel we go to Isla del Pescado or Isla Incahuasi, 30 bs are paid, (not included) per person for the use of the bathroom, water, and others, we prepare lunch on this island while tourists climb and visit the island in its entirety, in the afternoon we will enjoy the sunset. Then we go to Coqueza to spend the night in a salt hotel at the foot of the Tunupa Volcano.
This day we woke up at 5:00 am, to go to observe the tour of the stars and sunrise in full salar, totally impressive. We return to the hotel for breakfast, and then ascend to the viewpoint of the Tunupa Volcano in the Vagoneta, from there you can observe the salt flat in its entirety. We visit the mummies or Chullpas, which are a culture of ancient people of very small stature, who are mummified just in the same way they were when they died. We visit las Galaxias Cueva del Diablo (new exclusive package of our company). We spend the night in Jirira Hotel
We visit the Ollague Volcano that is active, but we do not scale it for reasons of time. Then we visited 3 lagoons with flamingos, Laguna Honda, Hedionda and Ramaditas. The stone tree in the desert of Salvador Dali. Finally we visit the Laguna Colorada in the Eduardo Avaroa National Pa
Very early 5:00 am we get up to visit the Geysers and Fumaroles. Then we visit the hot springs where we prepare breakfast while tourists take a hot bath with a very pleasant temperature. – After breakfast we will finally visit the Licancabur Volcano and the Laguna Verde and Blanca, we will return to Uyuni through the Valley of the Rocks and the train cemetery. We will arrive in Uyuni on the fourth day at 6:00 p.m. Approximately. (need an extra night to take for flight to La Paz and connect with your flight back home add $30.00