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Peru

The Ultimate South American adventure! Cross a world wonder off your bucket list.

  • From
    1600
    per person
  • 5
    days
  • 4
    nights
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Secure your trip with a $50 deposit only! Pay the remaining balance with a flexible payment plan

Overview

The Ultimate Bucket list experience!

This trip highlights some of the amazing bucket list destinations in this incredible South American country.

What to expect!
  • ATV rides around Maras & Moray
  • Explore the city of Cusco & Peruvian markets & villages
  • Chat with locals & get to know about the culture and history of Peru
  • Explore the ancient city of the Incans & get your passport stamped!
  • Get ready for Llama and alpaca cuteness overload!
  • Venture up Rainbow mountain or Take a ride on one of the worlds longest zip-lines across ancient ruins.

This trip is perfect for couples, groups and active travelers!

Top highlights

Explore the most beautiful places in Peru

Details

Sample itinerary

We have curated the perfect Peruvian getaway! Tick off another world wonder from your bucket list and experience the best of Peruvian culture, food and activities.

Please note this is a sample itinerary and your actual itinerary would be adjusted based on your selected activities, dates of travel and of course your travel style!

Day 1
Welcome to Cusco

Your trip starts in the historic city of Cusco!

Enjoy a warm cup of cocoa tea to help you get acclimatized to the high altitude which is a staggering 11,200 feet (3,400 meters) above sea level.

Take the afternoon to explore the city of Cusco before heading out for an authentic Peruvian dinner.

Check in at your hotel starts at 2pm

Day 2
Maras & Moray Experience

Today you will head from Cusco to the community of Cruzpata in the heart of the sacred valley of the Incas for an ATV adventure.

After few minutes of training you will be ready to get dirty!

Begin your passion for adventure on the unpaved road, drive around the Terraces of Moray, the Inca centre of Agricultural experimentation.

Then head to the town of Maras from where you can see the Urubamba mountain range and the snowy mountains Veronica and Chicon.

You will also visit Salines Maras, an incredible sight of salt mines which are a must see in Peru.

Day 3
Machu Picchu

Get ready for an early wake up and a once in a lifetime experience!

Today you will take an early train from Cusco to the town of Machu Picchu Pueblo, and then take the bus straight up to Machu Picchu.

The lost city of Machu Picchu is the most famous archaeological site in Peru and all of South America. The UNESCO World Heritage-listed collection of temples, terraced hills, and plazas was once the mountaintop citadel of the ancient Inca empire.

Machu Picchu is 8,000 feet high in

the Andes in southern Peru, it is reachable only by a long road

that zigzags up the slope from the roaring Urubamba river.

Visit UNESCO–listed Machu Picchu with a private guide and learn about the

rich Incan history. After our guided tour you will have the chance to explore the ancient city on your own terms and have your passport stamped to recognize your accomplishment.

You will enjoy lunch in Aguas Calientes and have the afternoon to shop around before catching the early evening train and then bus back to

Day 1
Rainbow mountain or zip lining

Today is all about challenging yourself – the reward is one of the most incredible views!

Your tour will pick you up from you hotel in the morning. You will be immediately surprised by herds of alpacas and llamas. With the Ausangate Mountain in the background, you will hike through villages and interact with the local people who are still keeping the culture alive.

After a total hike of approximately 1.5-3hours, you finally reach “Rainbow Mountains” (5,020 m / 16,466 ft).

After being awed by its beauty, you will have time to explore the area. You can take pictures or just soak up the environment.

Alternative actives can be provided on request: E.g – cooking class, zip lining, cultural tour etc

Day 5
Check out and goodbyes

Spend your last day doing some last minute shopping before checking out of your hotel and heading back home.

Included

  • 5 days, 4 nights Cusco Peru Experience
  • Accommodations at a luxe 4 star hotel in the Ancient City of Cusco
  • Daily Breakfast and 2 lunches and one dinner
  • Private airport pickup & drop-off (In Cusco)
  • Welcome dinner
  • All transportation between hotels, the train stations and to all activities
  • Entrance tickets and fees to Machu Picchu & all scheduled attractions
  • All daily private activities & day tours - Includes an Maras and Moray adventure with an ATV experience, Rainbow mountain trek or zip lining and Machu Picchu day trip
  • Panoramic Train Ride to Aguas Calientes & Macchu Picchu
  • Experienced Private English Speaking Guides
  • Private travel photoshoot
  • Travel agent to help you find the best flights
  • C.A.T Travel Goodie Bag
  • Local Coordinators to ensure you are well taken care of in Peru!

Not included

  • International flight to Peru
  • Domestic flight from Lima to Cusco ($42+ roundtrip depending on how early you book it)
  • Lunch and dinners not mentioned
  • Travel Insurance and any applicable covid tests

Optional Extras

  • Add an additional 2 nights and visit one of the only Desert Oasis towns in the world. Huacachina is a desert oasis in Southern Peru, located approximately 5 hours south of Lima, it is surrounded by palm trees and gigantic sand dunes, similar to those seen in the Sahara Desert in Africa. You would arrive in Lima 2 days before your Cusco trip officially trip starts Includes - Accommodations for 2 nights, airport pickup, transportation to ICA from Lima, city highlights tour & desert dune buggy ride with sand boarding and a stunning desert sunset, lunch & snacks. Price - $400
  • Other Activities on request

Pricing

The payment towards your Peru trip can be paid out monthly or in full. We provide flexible payment plans for all travelers, all payments must be completed no later than one month before your scheduled arrival date.

Prices are based on double occupancy – this means you will be sharing with your partner or with a friend. If you are traveling solo there is an additional one time single occupancy fee of $700 which can be paid up to 2 months before your trip.

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Your Peru travel Expert - Paz

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Next steps

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Step 1. Review details

Ensure the dates and trip price work for you. If you have any questions please schedule a call with our team. Once you are ready to book that dream vacay go ahead and pay your deposit! Please note spots are open on a rolling basis until the trip is sold out. We highly suggest securing your spot on the trip by paying your deposit promptly.

Step 2. Pay deposit

Once your trip is confirmed log into your account on our website and stay up to date with the latest info for your upcoming trip! You will also have access to your trip group chat where you can meet & connect with the other travelers and coordinate flights. You will receive monthly payment reminders and updates leading up to departure with everything you need from a finalized itinerary to travel guides, a packing list and more!

3. Pack your bags!

Arrive and get ready for an adventure! Our suggestion would be to look for arrival time in the early afternoon as check in starts at 2pm. If you arrive early, you will have more time to settle into your hotel and explore while getting adjusted to your new surroundings! Our welcome dinner starts in the evening at 6pm, this is where our official introduction begins!

Frequently asked questions

Find answers on your questions

Your international flight will typically arrive in Lima, the capital city of Peru. You will then fly to Cusco this is where our journey to Machu Picchu and beyond will begin. Otherwise you can book a flight straight to Cusco from your home country. Flights from Lima to Cusco are usually around $40-$75 roundtrip if you book early.
You have two afternoons/evenings of free time in the itinerary that you can use to relax, go out to explore, or go shopping. However, all activities in the itinerary are optional so you are welcome to skip something in favor of some extra downtime!
While the actual amount needed will depend on your spending habits, we would recommend budgeting an additional $200-$400 for extra drinks, snacks, souvenirs, and lunch/dinners not included.
Please send an email to support@chidiashleytravels.com and we will help you find the best flight, please be sure to send the state/country of departure and all details if you do.
There is a one time fee of $700 for single occupancy
We will be staying at one of the highest rated hotels in Cusco. 4 star hotel in the heart of Cusco, minutes walk away from the city center and markets.
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Some key points

Important things to note

  • We will provide you with a list of accommodation options based on your budget and any preferences you provide to us once your trip is confirmed – this gives you the opportunity to select the hotel that best suits your taste.
  • You must have a passport to travel to Peru – Passport valid for a minimum of 6 months after your arrival date and have a least one blank page
  • This is a more active trip – perfect for travelers looking for an adventure!
  • There is a rainy season from Dec – March
  • Nothing compulsory, we recommend protection against typhoid, tetanus, polio and hepatitis A. Please consult your travel clinic for the latest advice on Malaria, Dengue and Zika Virus. Please take preventative measures to avoid mosquito bites – these include mosquito repellent as well as long trousers and long sleeve shirts to cover up when necessary.

If something goes wrong

Cancellation Policy

  • All deposits are non-refundable, however, you can transfer your deposit to a future trip of your choice.
  • If you’re over 60 days away from departure, switching to another trip is easy! Simply send an email to your trip coordinator and move your payment balance over to another trip of your choice. Please note if your accommodations have already been booked the property may apply penalties – our team will always try to book flexible options ,however, if the property has a strict cancellation policy the credit applied to your account will be less any applicable cancellation fees by the property.
  • Cancellations within 30-60 days of your departure date are subject to a 50% cancellation fee of the total amount paid after the deposit. The remaining 50% balance will be applied as a credit towards a future trip.
  • Cancellations made within 30 days of the scheduled departure date or less are subject to a 100% charge of the total amount paid after the deposit.
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