Peru offers an amazing combination of history, natural beauty, mouth-watering cuisine, and warm people. And with Globus, add amazing value to that list!

Discover the wonders of Peru on this week-long vacation featuring the must-see highlights of the Land of the Incas at a price that tells you now is the time! Your Lima sightseeing features the San Francisco Monastery along with the Plaza de Armas to see the Government Palace and the Cathedral. Fly to Cusco where you will be whisked into the Sacred Valley of the Incas where you will learn about the importance of the camelids in this area and see the ancient weaving techniques still in use today at Awanakancha. After time to explore the famous Indian market of Pisac, settle into your lush mountain-side hotel. Take the train through Urubamba Valley and spend a day at the impressive Machu Picchu ruins. Your tour of this ancient site reveals the many mysteries shrouded high in the clouds and rainforest. On your return to Cusco, your sightseeing tour includes visits to Sacsayhuaman, built in the early 12th century, and the Kenko Temple. These are just some of the many highlights you’ll see on this wonderful Peru vacation designed for savvy, value-minded travelers. All this is now within reach!

Travel Best Bets Package Includes
  • Round trip airfare from Vancouver to Lima
  • 6 night guided vacation First Class coach tour with individual headsets throughout the tour
  • 6 nights in First Class or Moderate First-Class accommodation below or similar
    Lima: Sonesta Hotel El Olivar
    Sacred Valley: Posada Del Inca Yucay
    Cusco: Sonesta Hotel Cusco
  • 9 Meals: Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 2 three-course dinners, including a farewell dinner in Cusco
  • Round trip transfers from airport to hotel and hotel to airport

Vacation Highlights

SACRED VALLEY – Visit Awanakancha to learn about various camelids and visit the famous market in Pisac
MACHU PICCHU – Take the train through the Urubamba Valley; Machu Picchu sightseeing with a Local Guide
CUSCO – Sightseeing with a local guide of Sacsayhuaman and Kenko; farewell dinner
LIMA – Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit San Francisco Monastery

 

March 9, 2019 Double Occupancy
Vancouver $2449 + $325 tax
Kelowna, Victoria add from $400 more per person
Calgary, Edmonton add from $300 more per person
Pre-Pay Gratuities
(Tour Director & Driver)
add $116  per person
 Single Travellers Add $466

Note: Globus requires passport and emergency contact information with final payment.

 
Itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

DAY 1 Arrive in Lima, Peru

Arrive in Lima where you will be met by your Tour Director.

DAY 2 Lima–Cusco–Sacred Valley

Fly to Cusco, the impressive Andean city that was once the capital of the Inca Empire. Head into the Sacred Valley of the Incas, stopping at AWANAKANCHA to meet local families who preserve the ancient technique of Pre–Columbian weaving using South American camelid fibers. Here is your chance to get up close to the various camelids indigenous to the region, including alpaca, llama, guanaco, and vicuña. Next, continue to PISAC, an old mountain village where you will have free time to shop for local wares such as alpaca sweaters and blankets, jewelry, or hand-painted ornamental dishes and vases. Enjoy lunch today at a local restaurant and stay overnight in the Sacred Valley.

Breakfast Breakfast
LunchLunch

DAY 3 Sacred Valley–Machu Picchu–Cusco

Transfer to the Ollanta station and board the Expedition TRAIN for a short journey through the lush Urubamba Valley to Aguas Calientes, the town at the base of the mountain where Machu Picchu is located. Then, transfer to a motorcoach for the ascent to legendary MACHU PICCHU, the “Lost City of the Incas,” high above the steep valley overlaid with dense tropical jungle. Your Local Guide will bring you closer to the lives and mysteries still hidden in these amazing structures built by the Pre-Columbian masters of this sacred land. Later this afternoon, return by train Cusco, the ancient capital of the Incas. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

NOTE:
7-8 hours is spend in Machu Picchu/Aguas Calientes region

Breakfast Breakfast
DinnerDinner

DAY 4 Cusco

Spend the day discovering some of the most famous ancient, Inca sites including semi-circular KENKO Temple with its stone altars and labyrinth of passages, the red fortress of Puca Pucara and the TEMPLE OF SACSAYHUAMAN, perched on a hillside overlooking Cusco. It remains unfathomable how and when this fortress of gigantic stones—with some blocks weighing more than 350 tons—was built.

Breakfast Breakfast

DAY 5 Cusco

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the city of Cusco. Perhaps take an optional walking tour to learn more about the Incas and their struggle against invading Spaniards. Visits include the imposing Cathedral and the Inca Temple of the Sun, Koricancha, which became the Spaniards’ Santo Domingo Monastery. Tonight, gather with your fellow travelers for a special farewell dinner hosted by your Tour Director.

Breakfast Breakfast
DinnerDinner

DAY 6 Cusco–Lima

Board your return flight to Lima. On arrival, your Local Guide focuses on the city’s colonial heritage during a walking TOUR. Start at the Plaza de Armas to see the Government Palace and the Cathedral. From here, stroll to the venerable SAN FRANCISCO MONASTERY with its splendid 17th-century cloister murals and underground network of catacombs. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Tonight you may want to join our optional excursion to visit the Larco Museum with time to explore and have dinner at its restaurant.

Breakfast Breakfast

DAY 7 Lima

Your tour ends with breakfast this morning.

Breakfast Breakfast
Four Ways Globus Eliminates the Hassles
VIP Access:
Skip the lines and get special treatment at the must-see attractions.
Perfect Hotels: We’ve done the work to find just the right hotels in just the right locations.
Tour Directors: Take your heads out of the guidebook and let expert guides make every destination fascinating.
Transportation: Leave the navigating to us – and just sit back and enjoy the ride.

Terms & Conditions

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