Peru tour with Machu Picchu & the Ballestas Islands

Lima, Paracas, Nazca, Arequipa, Colca, Cusco & Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu

Lima

Colonial Plaza, Lima

Allpa Hotel & Suites, Lima

Paracas National Reserve

Ballestas Islands, Paracas

Radisson Resort Paracas, Paracas

Ballestas Islands, Paracas

Nazca Lines

Casa Andina Standard Nasca

Nazca Lines

Machu Picchu

Casa Andina Standard Arequipa

Plaza de Armas, Arequipa

Machu Picchu

Colca Canyon

Casa Andina Standard Colca

Cruz del Condor, Colca Canyon

Colca Valley

Lake Titicaca, Puno

La Hacienda Puno, Puno

Floating Island, Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca, Puno

Inkarri Cuzco, Cuzco

Cuzco

Cuzco

Peru culture & nature: Lima, Machu Picchu & more

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Up to -39% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with two nights in a Classic room at Allpa Hotel & Suites, Lima, with breakfast included.

Next, you will spend one night in a King Bed room at the Radisson Resort Paracas, with breakfast included.

Then, you'll spend one night in a Traditional room at Casa Andina Standard Nasca, Nazca, with breakfast included.

After, you will spend two nights in a Traditional room at Casa Andina Standard Arequipa, with breakfast included.

Next, you'll spend one night in a Double room at Casa Andina Standard Colca, on a half-board basis.

Then, you will spend two nights in a Double room at Hotel Hacienda Puno, with breakfast included.

Finally, you will spend four nights in a Double room at Inkarri Cusco, with breakfast included.

Please note if one of the advertised hotels is unavailable for your selected dates they will be swapped with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier's, Exoticca, website for more information.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide, as per the itinerary:

- City tour of Lima

- Visit to the Chocolate Museum in Lima

- Boat trip to the Ballestas Islands

- Visit to the Cruz del Condor

- Visit to the Andahuaylas church

- Visit the ruins of Racqui

- Half-day tour of Cusco

- Explore the World Heritage Site of Machu Picchu

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

Optional excursions include: a Nasca Lines flight; city tour of Arequipa; excursion to Taquile & Uros islands; Essence of the Sacred Valley excursion; Treasures of the Sacred Valley excursion.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Lima, Peru, returning from Cusco. One piece of hand luggage per person is included, as per the airlines' terms and conditions.

Shared air-conditioned transfers and Voyager or Expedition Train transfers (Sacred Valle - Aguas Calientes) are included.

Please be advised a maximum 5kg hand luggage allowance is included on the Voyager or Expedition Train. You have the option to upgrade directly with our supplier, Exoticca, after booking.

Early check-in is available in the next step of the booking process

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 44% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 04/11/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

Choose a unique whirlwind Peru tour to see the untouched nature of the Ballestas Islands, the Nazca lines, Machu Picchu and much more - includes excursions, breakfast, one lunch, one dinner, and all travel

Day 1: Lima

Touching down in colourful Lima, a sprawling city rising above a coastline of crumbling cliffs, you'll check into Allpa Hotel & Suites. Get settled and head out to explore the rhythm of your first Peruvian city.

Day 2: Lima

Acquaint yourself with Lima on a city tour, seeing its Historic Centre, the Santo Domingo Convent, the districts of Miraflores and San Isidro. Savour a visit to the Chocolate Museum, learning about high-quality Peruvian cocoa, and stop in the Parque del Amor on the way back for a coastal photo opp.

Day 3: Paracas

Today you'll head south along the coast to Paracas by bus. Once here, discover this small port town's beautiful beaches and fascinating wildlife.

Day 4: Nazca

Sail to the Ballestas Islands today, where you can see thousands of birds, sea lions and seals in their natural environment, from Humboldt penguins and South American sea lions to marine birds. The famous Candelabra design, a figure of the Nazca culture engraved in the desert, can also be seen from the boat. Later, travel to Nazca, famous for its mysterious Nazca lines. The region has a strong heritage of viticulture, although today it's one of the driest places on earth.

Day 5: Arequipa

Choose to take an optional flight over the Nazca lines (£104 per person). In the afternoon, catch a bus to Arequipa and stay overnight in one of Peru's most important economic and industrial centres and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 6: Arequipa

Today you have the choice to take an optional city tour of Arequipa (£31 per person), or spend the day exploring by yourself, taking in the fascinating architecture and imposing buildings against a backdrop of breathtaking natural scenery.

Day 7: Colca

Travel to the Colca Valley, an ancient area boasting sweeping valleys and the famous giant Andean condor. En route, pass through the town of Yura, the spectacular landscapes National Reserve of Aguada Blanca and stop in Patapampa. Pass through Chivay before arriving in Colca.

Day 8: Puno

You'll head into the valley for an unforgettable visit to the Cruz del Condor, the best viewpoint for watching the iconic giant condors fly across the sky. With an average wingspan of nine foot, the Andean condor is immersed in mystery and legend. Afterwards, travel to Puno, home of the world-renowned Lake Titicaca.

Day 9: Puno

Enjoy a day at your leisure, enjoying the views of Lake Titicaca. There's an optional excursion to Taquile and the Uros Islands on Lake Titicaca (£31 per person).

Days 10 & 11: Cusco

Take a bus to Cusco then travel to enjoy the South Valley's marvellous landscapes. Visit the 17th-century church of Andahuaylas and the ruins of Racqui, also known as the Temple of the God Wiracocha. After lunch, discover La Raya, the highest point on the highway between Cusco and Puno. Back in Cusco, you'll check in to your hotel. The next day,  embark on a fascinating half-day tour of Cuzso, starting in the iconic Plaza de Armas and visiting the Cathedral, then seeing the Koricancha Temple, an impressive ancient Inca palace. Finally, visit the lively San Blas neighbourhood, known for its artists, shops and artisan workshops.

Day 12: Machu Picchu

An exciting day at Macchu Picchu awaits - head to the train station to board the scenic Voyager or Expedition Train to Aguas Calientes. Arrive and transfer to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Machu Picchu, one of the New Seven Wonders of the Modern World, for a tour of the site's different sections. Return by train to Cuzco.

Days 13 & 14: Cusco

Enjoy your last full day at leisure in Cusco to soak up the local culture or go shopping in the markets. Opt to go on one of two Sacred Valley excursions. The next day, you'll take your flight back to the UK.
Allpa Hotel & Suites, Lima (two nights)

A modern, polished hotel in the heart of the hip Miraflores neighbourhood, you're only two blocks from the tempting street food in buzzy Parque Kennedy and a 15-minute walk from the ocean breeze and the city's iconic sculpture of an embracing couple in Parque del Amor. The neighbourhood's diverse cuisine is represented well at your hotel - Tanuki serves exciting Peruvian fusion cuisine and warming bowls of Japanese ramen.

Amenities: 24-hour front desk, Jacuzzi, restaurant, Wi-Fi

Radisson Resort Paracas (one night)

Just south of the port town of Pisco and north of the Paracas Peninsula, the beachfront Radisson Resort Paracas is a sparkling new addition to Paracas' seaside scene. Its tempting infinity pool fronts a slice of sand sloping down to the ocean and each room at the hotel looks onto the Pacific from its balcony.

Amenities: infinity pool, beach, spa, restaurant, Wi-Fi, meeting rooms, luggage storage, parking

Casa Andina Standard Nasca (one night)

These casual digs are a great place to lay your head after a day's exploration of the Nazca Lines. There’s a small circular pool, plus a dining room for your breakfast buffet. The restaurant serves a range of local delicacies.

Amenities: restaurant, dining room, outdoor pool, ATM, air conditioning, Wi-Fi

Casa Andina Standard Arequipa (two nights)


A minute's walk from the eye-popping 16th-century Monasterio de Santa Catalina, this TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-holder is contemporary. Crafted from white volcanic stone, it boasts a terrace with Misti Volcano views.

Amenities: room service, Wi-Fi, internet centre, cash machine, laundry service, restaurant

Casa Andina Standard Colca (one night)

Chivay's number one hotel on TripAdvisor and sporting a Certificate of Excellence to boot, this cosy stay provides electric blankets, room heaters and a free-to-use coca tea station to stave off altitude sickness. Rooms are housed in rustic stone houses and the restaurant shows off a pizza oven and barbecue area.

Amenities: internet centre, Wi-Fi, restaurant with pizza oven and barbecue area, coca tea station, laundry service

Hotel Hacienda Puno (two nights)

Sitting in Puno's historic heart and a straight 15-minute walk from the edge of Lake Titicaca, this hospitable, TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-awarded base can offer oxygen if the altitude takes its toll. Expect a good breakfast with fresh produce and heating in the winter months. The Plaza de Armas main square is just a block away.

Amenities: restaurant, heating, oxygen, Wi-Fi

Inkarri Cusco (four nights)

Set in a restored, Colonial-era house, this relaxed spot is all about the interiors. A beautiful and shaded courtyard offers the perfect spot to wind down in with a book in hand and there's also a lounge area with sofas and stone walls, plus a small bar area.

Amenities: breakfast room, lounge bar, courtyard, Wi-Fi, laundry service

Good to know

Please note that the baggage policy on board the train is one bag or backpack per person, weighing a maximum of five kilograms. You will have the option to upgrade to a different train in the next step of the booking process.

Please also note that backpacks or bags taken into Machu Picchu must not exceed 40x35x20cms or have a capacity larger than 20 litres, and must not contain single-use plastic bottles or bags. Backpacks or bags that exceed the indicated measurements can be left in storage for approximately £2 per bag.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

This holiday allows you to spread the cost of your break by paying only the deposit upfront. The remaining balance is due at a later date and is to be paid directly to the holiday supplier (the exact date will be stated on your booking confirmation).
Allpa Hotel & Suites, Atahualpa 199, Miraflores, Lima, Peru (your first destination)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Flights are included from London Heathrow, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Bristol, Dublin and Edinburgh to Lima, Peru, returning from Cuzco. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, and will select the most cost effective fare at the time of booking. Please note all airlines are subject to change.

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers.

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bare this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.
If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website. Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be advised it is your responsibility to check any passport, visa, health and immigration requirements, including any countries you have a connection in. For flights via the US or Canada, you must apply for an ESTA or eTA visa before travel.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Exoticca with ATOL number 11248 and your contract is with that company. Exoticca booking conditions are available from http://www.exoticca.com

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

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