Incas & jungle tours 11 Days 10 Nights

DAY 01 LIMA CUSCO

Arrive to cusco Meet upon arrival and transfer to your selected hotel.
Remaining morning free to rest in your hotel in order to avoid altitude sickness In the afternoon,01:30pm we will visit the City of Cusco on a guided sightseeing tour visiting the Main Square, the Cathedral and the Temple of the Sun or Korikancha. Then, we drive out of the City to visit the Inca sites of Kenko, Tambomachay, Puca Pucara and the impressive Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, strategically built on a hill overlooking Cusco, famous for its enormous carved stones, some of them standing over 9 m / 30 ft high and weighing over 350 tons.

Meals Included: Dinner

DAY 02 : SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS

Breakfast. Full-day excursion to the “Sacred Valley of the Incas”, by the Vilcanota River. We will have the opportunity to share closely the peasants’ customs and bargain with vendors at the typical indian market of Pisac, held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Lunch in a local countryside restaurant.
After lunch, passing through the Towns of Calca and Urubamba, we visit the Inca
Fortress and Citadel of Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to this part of the
Valley, and protect it from possible invasion from the tribes in the Lower jungle. The Fortress consists of a series of stepped carved stone terraces accessed by long staircases. Later on you can walk through the quaint streets of the nearby Town, and get a good idea of what this Strategic Military, Religious, and Agricultural Centre was like during the era of the Inca Empire.

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 03: CUSCO – KM104 – AGUAS CALIENTES

Our trek today takes us along the most impressive stretch of the Inca Trail. We’ll visit beautiful Inca sites , see a variety of flora and fauna and get to take in the fantastic panoramas of the Andes mountains. Covering 10km of the trail our journey begins in the Sacred Valley and works it’s way up along an original Inca Trail to the Inca site of Winay Wayna before continuing on to Machu Picchu via the Sun Gate (Inti Punku).
As we make our way to Machu Picchu we’ll pass through the lush and verdant cloud forest that covers the mountain and get to see a variety of plants, flowers and birds along the way. We may also see some larger mammals such as Viscachas (rabbit-like Chinchillas) and Spectacled Bears (if we are very lucky). After a full days trekking we’ll arrive to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku) in the late afternoon and get our first views of Machu Picchu spread out on the mountain below. The light at this time of day is great for photos and with fewer tourists in the site it’s a perfect time to take some pictures of the site. After we’ve passed through the Sun Gate we’ll carry on along the trail a little way before taking a side trail that leads us to Aguas Calientes in the valley below where we’ll check in to our hotel.

Meals included: 1 Box Lunch, 1 Dinner 1 Breakfast 1 Luch Hotel 1 Night

DAY 04: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO

Waking up early we’ll take the first bus back up to Machu Picchu to enter the site as it opens. We’ll have a 2 hour guided tour of the site during which you’ll learn about the Incas and visit all the most important areas of the citadel. After your tour you’ll have free time to explore the site by yourself and if you have permits to climb either Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain. In the afternoon you will take the train back to Poroy from where you will carry on by bus back to Cusco.

Meals included: 1Breakfast 1 Lunch

DAY 05 Cusco – PUERTO MALDONADO TRANSFER AT WASAÍ TAMBOPATA LODGE

Reception at the airport and transportation to the WASAÍ Maldonado Ecolodge, where you will receive a welcoming tropical fruit beverage. You will embark for a 3 ½ hours motorboat trip up the Tambopata River to WASAI Tambopata Lodge (box lunch on board). During the trip into the heart of the rain forest we will be able to observe clouds of butterflies, typical Amazon communities, while groups of birds pass over the boat and animals such as capybaras, turtles and caiman.

Reception and accommodation at Wasai lodge.
Introductory nocturnal walk to understand rainforest ecosystems and see some of the amazing trees . Return to the lodge for dinner.

We will enjoy diverse sounds of the jungle which will accompany our first night in the Amazon. Sleep at WASAI Tambopata Lodge. (BL, D).

Meals included: 1 Box Lunch, 1 Dinner

DAY 06 VISIT MACAW CLAY LICK

Early wake up at 4:30 am to take a light breakfast (coffee or mate), to begin with our 40-minute journey upstream to the Macaw Clay Lick “El Chuncho” in the Bahuaja- Sonene National Park. We will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful natural sceneries and wildlife of the riverbanks. At our arrival, if weather permits, we will observe one of the greatest wildlife spectacles where hundreds of parrots and different species of macaws gather to eat clay, an unforgettable experience.

In the middle morning we return to the lodge to have breakfast and then take a rest to relax or do the adventure activities (*) or enjoy the facilities and the surroundings of Wasai.
We will have the chance of swimming in the Tambopata River. Those who wish can do Kayaking (*) or fishing in the river where inhabit more than 250 species of fish.
After lunch, we will have an ethno botanical walk into the rainforest by the Tambopata cross path, to learn about plants and medicinal trees of the area; and to observe the amazing jungle ecosystem where we will see walking palm trees, giant lupuna trees, snake trees and so on. At nightfall, we embark again to make a nocturnal caiman search.

Night at WASAI Tambopata Lodge. (B, L, D)

Meals included: 1Breakfas, 1Lunch, 1 Dinner

DAY 07 VISIT LAKE SANDOVAL

After breakfast we will make a trip in boat to the WASAI Maldonado Ecolodge, in Puerto Maldonado where we will relax in our bungalows and enjoy a tasty lunch. After lunch we will leave and travel for thirty minutes on the Madre de Dios River, to the access trail to Lake Sandoval, a beautiful typical rainforest lake. 3 km hike to the banks of the lake. There we will board a canoe to paddle around the lake enjoying the beauty of the landscape and observing the wildlife, such as kingfishers, herons, hoatzins (unique pre historic looking birds) , monkeys, etc. If we are lucky we could see the family of giant otters which live at the lake. It is time to begin our return hike to the Madre de Dios River to return to Puerto Maldonado. There we will stay in the modern and comfortable bungalows of WASAI Maldonado Ecolodge. After dinner we will be able to rest or go around the city on foot or on bicycle. We can enjoy the pool and its cascade surrounded by verdant vegetation. Rest of the night free to enjoy the night life of this welcoming city. Night at WASAI Maldonado Ecolodge.

Meals included: 1Breakfas, 1Lunch, 1 Dinner

DAY 08 Flight Puerto Maldonado – Juliaca

After breakfast take our flight from Puerto Maldonado to Juliaca . (B) Meet upon arrival and transfer to your selected hotel. Remaining morning free to rest in your hotel in order to avoid altitude sickness.

Meals included: 1Breakfas,

DAY 09 PUNO: TITICACA LAKE, FLOATING ISLANDS OF THE UROS AND TAQUILE ISLAND

Breakfast. Early in the morning, we will have an unforgettable motorboat excursion on the waters of Lake
Titicaca to the unique “Floating Islands” of the Uros. These ancient inhabitants of the Lake, known as the Water Tribe, have built their own “islands” by periodically adding new layers of a type of reed called “totora” (Scirpus totora), vegetable fibre of the Papyrus family. Their homes and boats are also made from this material. We continue our motorboat trip to Taquile Island, inhabited by Quechua-speaking natives who have developed efficient and unique social systems, as well as fine hand weaving techniques, passed down through the generations. Upon arrival at the Town of Taquile we will have a lunch. Then we will walk through the various hills and archaeological sites of this 6 km long Island. In the afternoon, return to Puno for overnight at your hotel.

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 10 : PUNO / CUSCO

Breakfast. Leave in the morning by bus to the city of Cusco. We traveled along the high plateau of Collao, stopping in the village of Ayaviri,a town textile and animal husbandry, to visit the impressive Temple Kalasaya, ruins of the ancient culture Pucara. Along the way, we stop in Rachi, where we can see a spectacular Inca sanctuary built by the Inca Pachacutec and dedicated to the great Inca God Wiracocha. It has a large central wall with a base of fine stone Inca architecture. The other walls are made of adobe bricks giants. The structure also has two sidebars circulars. Around the temple are several buildings once used as housing or warehouse. Approximately 70 km later, we went through the ranch Stripe where we can see herds of llamas and vicunas. During the trip, we went through the lovely lake Wacarpay that offers spectacular views of mountains reflected in its waters tame.

We continue towards the beautiful people of Andahuaylillas, and visit the church of San Pedro de
Andahuaylillas, better known as the Sistine Chapel of the Americas, due to its polychrome ceiling. Buffet lunch in a restaurant rural quiet, where you can enjoy the delicious cuisine of the region. Upon arrival in Cuzco, you will be tranferred at your hotel. Dinner on your own.

Meals Included: Breakfast and lunch

DAY 11 TRANSFER AL AEROPUERTO

After breakfast, transfer and assistance on your departure.

Meals Included: Breakfast

INCLUDES IN THE TOUR IN CUSCO

  • Transfer from the aiport – Hotel
  • 4 night hotel in Cusco
  • 1 night Hotel in Aguas Calientes
  • Sacred Valley Tour
  • City tour
  • Tourist ticket
  • Entrance to cathedral
  • Entrance to qoricancha
  • 2 Transfer Hotel Aiport
  • Flight Cusco to Puerto Maldonado
  • Flight Puerto Maldonado Juliaca

INCLUDED IN THE JUNGLE :

Transfer airport – lodge – airport, transportation by road and boat, excursions, lodging (02 nights at Wasaí Tambopata Lodge and 01 night at Wasaí Maldonado Ecolodge located in the river banks of Madre de Dios River in the city), full board, bilingual guide and rubber boots.

INCLUDED TOUR IN PUNO

  • Transfer aiport – hotel in puno
  • Tour in puno fullday
  • Bus Puno Cusco included guide an lunch
  • 2 night Hotel in Puno
  • Transfer Station Bus- hotel

Include inka Trail

  • Professional English Speaking Tour Guide
  • Assistant Tour Guide for groups of 9+
  • Pick-up from your hotel transfer to the station train
  • Train ticket
  • Transfer from your hotel – station Train-Hotel
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Boxed Lunch, 1 Dinner. If you have a dietary request such as vegetarian food please let us know.
  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes
  • Oxygen bottle
  • First aid kit
  • Entrance to the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu
  • Bus journeys between Machu Picchu and Aguas Calientes

Does Not Include

  • Water
  • Breakfast on Day 1 and lunch and dinner on Day 2
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu Mountain adicional cost is USD50.00 • Tips
  • Travel Insurance – you are strongly recommended to take out travel insurance for the duration of your trip.
  • Extra porters for 1 day is USD 35.00 this porter carry 16 kils maximum

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