Ring in the New Year with a special journey in Peru, visiting the Peruvian Andes and warm coast. Soak in the cheerful atmosphere of the charming Inca City of Cusco, admiring the Incan and Colonial architecture as you stroll through the city surrounded by the Andes Mountains. Journey to the stunning Sacred Valley of the Incas for a taste of culture and history. Finally, a dream came true with a visit to the iconic Machu Picchu of Peru. Travel to Lima, the city of Kings, feasting on impeccable Peruvian cuisine. A short trip featuring the best of Peru.
Arrive in the beautiful Inca city of Cusco (3350 mt.), where our friendly View Peru Representative will be waiting to greet you and take you to your hotel centered in the heart of Cusco. Now, relax and drink plenty of water, coca tea or muñay tea to help with the high altitude of Cusco. Have a light lunch before starting your walking tour with our professional guide. Walking around the city will help you acclimatize to the altitude in the Andes of Peru. Stroll through the lovely city of Cusco,visiting the Plaza de Armas to appreciate the intricate blend of Incan and Colonial architecture. Wander around the city exploring the Inca 12 angle stone, San Cristobal where you will catch dramatic views of Cusco. Continue to San Blas, the artist district to appreciate the unique art of Cusco. Then walk to Qoricancha, the Inca Sun Temple to observe how the church was built around the Inca structure. Return to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
In the morning depart your hotel in Cusco with your guide and group or in private en route to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Enjoy the beautiful vistas of the precious Sacred Valley of Peru, surrounded by the magnificent Andes Mountains. Continue to the Inca Pisac archeological site surrounded by many terraces built on the side of the hilltop, for a stroll on the top trail of the ruins to catch astonishing views of the Sacred Valley, Sun Temple, and water channels below. Then continue to the vibrant Pisac handicraft market to wander about the many stalls, where you can pick up some lovely souvenirs for your family and friends. Our next stop will be in Urubamba to relax and have a delicious Peruvian lunch. After lunch, we will drive to the Inca town of Ollantaytambo for a tour of the remarkable archeological site of many terraces, and temples, facing the town. Following a fantastic time, we proceed to Chinchero for a visit to the ruins and to admire the surreal vistas of the fabulous landscapes. Return to Cusco around 7:00 pm.
Our View Peru Representative, will meet you early in the morning at your hotel and set off from Cusco or the Sacred Valley en route to the Ollantaytambo train station to board the PeruRail Expedition, or Vistadome train to Aguas Calientes. Upon arrival at the Aguas Calientes train station, our professional guide will be waiting to take you to the bus stop to board the shuttle bus up to Machu Picchu, One of the Seven Wonders of the World and the most visited site in Peru.
Now is the WOW moment you have waited all your life coming face to face with the awe-inspiring Machu Picchu! Discover the world of the Incas with your well-versed guide who will provide the theories behind this astonishing citadel. Relish in its beauty and be inspired by the spirit of Machu Picchu that the Incas once frequented. Stroll by the many temples, corridors, Sun Temple and check out the carefully cut stones that were joined together, and not even a knife can penetrate it. The sheer genius of the Incas to have an out-of-this-world skill of building. After a fabulous time, exit the park with your guide or if you booked Huayna Picchu, please proceed to the entrance to do your exhilarating hike to the top of the mountain to catch breathtaking views. Return to town and have lunch on your own before boarding your train to the Ollantaytambo station, where our View Peru Representative will be waiting to take you back to your hotel in Cusco. Celebrate the New Year in Cusco, Peru enjoying a delectable Peruvian dinner and then observe the dazzling fireworks in the Plaza de Armas.
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Wake up to a fabulous New Year in Cusco, Peru. Then in the late afternoon, our View Peru Representative will escort you to the Cusco airport for your flight to Lima.
Arrive in the coastal city of Lima, the capital of Peru, where our representative will give you a warm welcome and take you to your hotel in Miraflores. Get settled in your comfortable hotel and take pleasure wandering around Lima, the City of Kings,admiring the Pacific Ocean and cosmopolitan scene.
Prepare your palate for mouthwatering Peruvian gourmet dishes!
In the morning depart your hotel with your professional chef in private transport to start the delectable foodie tour in Lima. We will start off with a visit to the local market in Lima, to try some exotic fruit, and then on to Barranco known as the creative district where many famous artists live. You will be allured to a lovely cafe in Barranco serving aromatic Peruvian organic coffee. Continue to some top seafood restaurants on the coast of Lima and taste the famous Peruvian Pisco sour. After an amazing introduction to Lima`s gastronomy scene, enjoy Peruvian gourmet dishes at the Huaca Pucclana Restaurant, amid the pre-Inca ruins. Following a glorious time, we will leave you at your hotel.
Alternative Gourmet Tour:
Lima Gourmet Evening Tour starts at 4:00 pm
Peru has blessed us with a fantastic holiday bringing in a fabulous New Year with cherished memories to last a lifetime.
It is time to say farewell, to an amazing experience in Peru, with a transfer to the Lima airport to connect to your international destination.