Essential Peru Inti Raymi Festival

    Peru

    Starting From

    $3,649/person

    Book Now

    Book this tour through our partner: Exodus Travels

    Discover the archaeological wonders of southern Peru and attend a festival in Cuzco

    Itinerary

    Start Lima.

    Drive south along the coast and sail to the Ballestas Islands, home to the highest concentration of marine birds in the world; overnight in Ica.

    On to Nazca; see the Nazca lines; optional scenic flight.

    Turn inland from coastal desert, climbing high into the Andes.

    Drive to Cuzco (3400m) visiting Inca sites on the way.

    Free day to explore Cuzco.

    Attend Inti Raymi Festival in Cuzco.

    Train to Aguas Calientes; tour of Machu Picchu.

    Free morning or optional second visit to Machu Picchu; afternoon return to Cuzco by train and by road.

    Free day for optional excursions.

    Drive to Lake Titicaca (3800m), with stops en route; boat to Amantani Island for homestay.

    Explore the island; afternoon boat to Puno visiting the floating reed islands.

    Drive across the altiplano to Colca Canyon.

    Morning condor viewing; afternoon drive past huge volcanoes to the 'White City' of Arequipa (2350m).

    Morning visit Santa Catalina Convent; afternoon fly to Lima.

    End Lima.

    Additional Information

    A spectacular journey through Peru's varied landscape encompassing coastal desert, snow-capped Andean peaks, the high altiplano and lush cloud forest. The most famous sites are all visited including the mysterious Nazca Lines, awe-inspiring Machu Picchu in its incredible mountaintop setting, Lake Titicaca, where the night is spent in an island homestay, and the remarkable 3000m deep Colca Canyon. On the way we encounter traditional culture, condors, llamas, and a warm welcome from the Peruvian people. 

    Reviews

    Have you done this tour? Be the first to leave a review!

    More Tours

    Peru

    Huayhuash Circuit

    $3,190/person - 19 days

    Peru

    Cordillera Blanca's Huayhuash Trek

    $1,960/person - 18 days

    More

    Adventures Nearby

    Hike Huayna Picchu at Machu Picchu

    5.0
    2.4 mi / 1000 ft gain

    Hike to Laguna 69 in Cordillera Blanca

    5.0
    8.1 mi / 2624.7 ft gain

    Trek Colca Canyon

    5.0
    14 mi / 3675 ft gain

    Hike Machu Picchu Mountain

    5.0
    1.2 mi / 2000 ft gain

    Backpack the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

    26.5 mi / 6279 ft gain

    Backpack to Choquequirao

    5.0
    28 mi / 9523 ft gain
    Starting From

    $3,649/person

    Book Now

    Details

    Duration: 16 Days
    Starts in: Peru
    Group Size: 5-18

    Add your business today to reach The Outbound's audience of adventurous travelers.