Inspiring Peru history & gastronomy tour
- Round trip
- 9 or 10 nights
- per person
- price based on: 2 adults
Discover Peru's cultural treasures, from ancient Incan ruins and temples, to impressive colonial architecture and the taste of Andean cuisine.
An unforgettable tour around Peru takes you from the bustling metropolis of Lima, to the heritage of Cusco and the ancient Incan gems of the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. On the way, included guided tours give you a closer look at the rich and fascinating history of this unique country, as well as its stunning natural beauty. Learn about the impressive knowledge and skills of the Incans, admire the elegant architecture brought in by Spanish conquistadors, and soak up the scents, sights and flavours of Peru's delicious cuisine with market trips and cooking classes with local chefs.
With city tours of Lima and Cusco, cookery classes and fascinating visits to important archeological sights included, along with all transport and breakfast, you're in for a trip of a lifetime in this South American piece of paradise.
9 days in Peru
Half day Lima city tour, Barranco walking tour, pisco tasting and dinner (day 2)
Half day cooking class in Lima with lunch (day 3)
Half day Cusco city tour & folk music show with dinner (day 4)
Half day visit to San Pedro market & cooking class with lunch (day 5)
Full day Maras, Moray and Ccorccor visit with pachamanca lunch (day 6)
Full day Pisac, Potato Park and Ollantaytambo tour with dinner (day 7)
Guided Machu Picchu visit (day 8)
Domestic flight between Lima & Cusco
Private airport transfers
All other transfers
Flight from London Heathrow to Callao District and from Cusco to London Heathrow
Day 1-3: Lima
Welcome to Lima - one of South America's largest cities and a bustling, diverse metropolis. After time to unwind, on day 2, you'll be introduced to Lima's rich history and culture, starting with a tour of the historic city centre, a UNESCO World Heritage site filled with grand and impressive coloni…
Day 4-5: Cusco
A flight to Cusco takes you to the next part of your Peruvian adventure - after a short break in your hotel to refresh, you'll head to one of the Incan Empire's most sacred sites, Koricancha. Once an opulent temple gleaming with pure gold and silver decorations, it was stripped of its riches by Spa…
Day 6: Moray
After a drive through the snow-capped peaks of the Andes and lush greenery, you'll arrive in Moray, a fascinating archeological site. Home to three impressive amphitheatre-like terraces carved into the landscape, they're an intriguing insight into the skills and knowledge of Incan culture. You'll a…
Day 7: Sacred Valley & Aguas Calientes
Journey into the ancient past with a visit to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, an important area filled with impressive archeological artefacts, including the Pisac Archaeological Park and the Ollantaytambo Fortress. A guided tour through Pisac will introduce you to the extensive ruins discovered he…
Day 8: Machu Picchu & return
It's time to visit one of Peru's most famous and inspiring destinations, the incredible Machu Picchu. The early morning start will be well worth it, after you zig-zag up the steep roads to get to the archaeological site and enjoy a guided tour around Machu Picchu. Learn more about this imposing Inc…
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|Passport, visa and health requirements||
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Maximum 3 people per room
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 7 days prior to departure at the latest.
|Extra flight nights||
Please note that there may be an extra night on the plane or in transit
|Cancellation terms and conditions||
Please note that if it's 29 days or more before your departure date, the cancellation fee will be 30% of the cost of the holiday (or loss of full deposit if greater). If it's 28 days or fewer before your departure date, the cancellation fee will be 100% of the cost of the holiday.