Machu Picchu Titicaca 08 Days
Machu Picchu and Titicaca Lake
During your trip to Peru, have a reduced time? Domestic flights tickets with arrival and return Cusco city? Have you verify that Lake Titicaca isn’t far from Cusco and don’t want to miss this opportunity to visit? Or eventually, just want to visit Machu Picchu and Titicaca Lake; this one, should be your travel plan that suits into most economical way. This program guarantee: Cusco, Machu Picchu, Humantay Lagoon or Rainbow Mountain, Titicaca Lake, Inca’s Sacred Valley and others attractive.
Cusco Peru Details
FIRST DAY: experiences begin with pick up at airport or bus station as a welcome to Cusco city; initially, during transfer to your place, we introduce and get some important details about Cusco, then into comfort at your place, we develop an informative briefing about your stay,
interests, daily details of your time in Peru during this plan; next thing as delicate issue of altitude, so, per your tranquility and avoid unpleasant surprises, rest of the day, we consider as free to height adapt or overcome some symptoms of soroche or altitude sickness; just in case, consider yourself in optimal conditions and your own risk, we will suggest make visits to museums, religious circuit, markets, main square or others attractions of your interest into Cusco city.
SECOND DAY: at the end of breakfast, we leave from Cusco with Hydroelectric direction, on route we have stop to use toilet services, buy some snack or just have a time closely to Ollantaytambo town, then our trip continue to Malaga pass where the forest brow in a way to Santa Maria, Santa Teresa as relevant points, besides many picturesque villages and beautiful landscape; after lunch at Hydroelectric, we begin hike Machupicchu town knows as Aguas Calientes, by a 11 km riverside stretch of Willkamayu or sacred river and railway track; road is quite flat, environment is adorned with intense vegetation, high mountains and warm places that make happy hike. Fastest people could take one and a half hours and slowest three hours on average. Overnight
Machu Picchu Tour
THIRD DAY: previous day we coordinate most opportune schedule; initially, quite early we go to access site outdoor of Machu Picchu Sanctuary; then, registering our income we go up to “Guardian House”, where our Guide makes an integral presentation taken advantage its panoramic and qualify position in there, we could obtain best memorable photographs, as well classic ones pictures, basically this is nectar of the trip; next, our guide develop an explantions tour to: main square, Intihuatana, mortars room, three windows temple, Condor´s temple and many other places for two hours average time; after that, we have free time per a single activities or routes such as: (1), go to Inti Punku or Sun’s Gate which represents access site to Machu Picchu Sanctuary by the Inca Trail; (2), make way to Inca Bridge; (3), self-tour again to important sites you consider as well taking care and avoid exit circuit because our entrance fee ticket expires after for hours; finally, catch a bus down to “Puente Ruinas” and take way to Hydroelectric because our transport to Cusco awaits since 14.30 hrs; remember, this time have to arrive in there.
Rainbow Mountain or Humantay Lagoon
FOURT DAY: according a best decision you made, initially, at 04:15 a.m. on average, our adventure day begins with pick-up from your place to selected destination. Rainbow Mountain: A gift of nature attractive, geographically stands in front of a big one, “Apu Ausangate” one of recognized perpetual snow-capped mountain; its altitude exceeds 16,000feet above sea level; or Humantay Lagoon: Located at foot of Humantay snow-capped next to Salkantay; Humantay means Head of the God, it’s located at almost 14,000 feet altitude. Then, on the way, we have a breakfast in a restaurant of Cusipata or Mollepata villages and have a small briefing time about our adventure, after, continue our trip until end of the road of chosen adventure trek destination begins; in both cases, during trip and hike we could see and enjoy incredible landscape views, perpetual snowfall, herds of alpacas, lamas and entire Andean environment per pictures; After that, exploring and explanations about attractive per our Guide, we return to restaurant in Mollepata or Cusipata where an exquisite lunch awaits to repair our energies; finally we return to Cusco city. At evening we have transfer to bus station to board a bus with Puno city destiny, because Titicaca awaits.
Titicaca Lake Tour
FIVETH DAY: first of all, quite early we pick up at Puno city bus station, next we would go to port where our motorboat wait, whom takes initial destination to one of LOS UROS islet, place where our Guide and a local villager make a presentation, that will be a dream trip to inside of Titicaca Lake, where “totora” or rush is a recurring element such this inhabitants of Uros build their belongings, kind different handy crafts as canoes or boats, their house, all of them based on this vital element of the place; then, we have a possibility to traveling by totora boat known by locals as “balsas” from one to another islet as very typical experience of the place; After, motorboat trip continues to Taquile Island, inhabited by Quechua people where weaving and looms are their main activity; after that, continue with a presentation and guided tour of the place; later on, we go to a local restaurant where we have lunch with trout stew from lake; finalizing our visit, return becomes effective by descending 537 steps whose lead us to port of Taquile Island to embark on our motorboat to return Puno city. At evening we have to take return bus to Cusco city.
Cusco Freely Time
SIXTH DAY: following night trip is appropriate to have a rest this, so that is reason to program free time en Cusco city of Cusco, so, at the time you consider as well, suggestions activities would be: 1), Quad Bike to Moray & Maras; 2), Classic City Tour to visits: Q’oricancha, Saqsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Pucapucara, Tambomachay; 3), visit Cusco city attractions: Museums, religious circuit, Inca Streets, Squares and others; 4),Centro Qosqo de Arte Nativo, folk dances show at 6.30 pm and others of your greatest interest; to this our team will be at your support to make better decisions.
Inca’s Sacred Valley Tour
SEVENTH DAY: initially we leave from Cusco to Chinchero, there, we visit archaeological side, a colonial chapel & handicraft market; next, trip continues to Moray Terraces where we find an agricultural experimentation centers with circular terraces and microclimates; then, trip continue to Maras Salinas where we verify that, salt is still extracted as same at pre-hispanic times, basically, salt water which emanates from inside of mountain is conducted to small plots for a crystallization process, these plots, are more than 5000, views in global plus geographical surroundings give us beautiful pictures; after
that, trip continues to Urubamba where a buffet lunch with Andean ingredients awaits as “a small sample of Cusco cuisine”. Experiences continue with trip to Ollantaytambo, known as “living Inca city”, for architecture and Inca structures which are maintained over time; initially, we explored archaeological side with our Guide; whose conditions give an opportunity to show off knowledge and skills into his work, so you would have an unforgettable time; next we return to Cusco city by different route to visit Pisac Andean market, after that, we have two stop on route at overview points, one per Pisac Mountains and second per Sacred Valley, finally we return to Cusco.
Farewell from Cusco
EIGHTH DAY: to conclude with program and activities we have a free morning time in Cusco city to make final things before leave; so, full of experiences, many photographs, beautiful memories and how much this experience would means, we schedule your transfer back to airport or bus station where we say goodbye.
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