Discover Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu with Tourcan Vacations
Peru, where the traveler will experience the modernity of its Capital Lima versus its history, much of which can be seen in the Plaza de Armas dating back to 1535. Lima is also home to some fine dining experiences and has been identified as one of the World’s best food cities. The memorable tour includes a gastronomic experiene where the traveler will visit a local market and learn to make Ceviche and the popular drink, Pisco Sour.
The Sacred Valley. Snuggled between mountains, the Sacred Valley was the heart of the Inca Empire. Here the traveler will encounter many rivers (including the Urubamba River, valleys, indigenous people and archaeological sites such as Ollantaytambo which is included in this tour. Also to be found in the Sacred Valley is the Maras Salt Mines in use since the time of the Incas and, Moray, which was once an Inca agricultural experiment where they tested growing crops at varying levels and conditions.
Machu Picchu is located at 2430m above sea level and often referred to as “The Lost City of the Incas”. It is the site of an ancient Inca City and a UNESCO World Heritage site dating back to the 15th century. It is also famous for its sophisticated level of construction without the use of mortar.
Cusco, the Capital of the Incan Empire and home to a blend of Inca and Spanish Colonial architecture. A city tour includes a visit to Koricancha, the important Sun Temple for the Incas and Sacsayhuaman, a fortress (temple) built on a hill outside the city of Cusco. This fortress also displays the incredible ability of the Inca architects.
Per person, based on double occupancy, twin share. $799 single supplement. Cost is land and domestic air. International airfare available upon request.
From $2,975 CAD (taxes/fees included)
Jun 15 - Oct 31, 2018, 8 Nights
Lima → Cusco
Lima – Casa Andina Select, Miraflores:
Sacred Valley – Casa Andina Premium Valle Sagrado:
Machu Picchu – Casa Del Sol Machu Picchu:
Cusco – Novotel Cusco:
Airport Transfers • Domestic Airfare (Lima-Cusco-Lima) • First Class accommodation • Baggage handling at hotel and airports • Sightseeing tours per itinerary & Entrance • fees • Train tickets on Vista Dome • Meals per itinerary
Validity: 15 JUN – 31 OCT 2018. Not included: International airfare, optional sightseeing, meals not included in the itinerary, items of a personal nature such as room service, telephone calls, etc., tips/gratuities, any item not listed under “included”. Ontario Reg. # 2679578
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