Hike up the world-famous Inca Trail and to visit Machu Picchu, one of the most breathtaking places on earth. This adventure will be specifically designed for you and our local experts will accompany you throughout your trip ensuring just the right amount of exploration, fun and relaxation. The more intrepid travellers may want to consider doing a longer hike than this suggested itinerary, in this case, our Travel Consultants would be more than happy to help.
ARRIVAL IN PERU
Upon your arrival into Lima you will be collected from the airport and taken the 50 metre walk to your hotel, where you can relax in anticipation of your adventure into the jungle.
DAY 2 - 3
After a short flight to Puerto Maldonado airport, your expert resident guide will take you to the docks to board a motorized dugout canoe for the trip to your jungle lodge. While at the lodge you can choose from a number of activities: jungle hikes, canoe trips or simply taking a siesta and enjoying the sounds of the jungle from your hammock.
DAY 4 - 6
The Sacred Valley is a very special place with different ways of experiencing it. Why not have your guide take you cycling alongside the River Urubamba all the way to Pisac. Visit the market in Pisac and wander amongst the many artisan stalls at your leisure. Or indeed take out the local horses for a ride through the stunning landscape.
DAY 6 - 7
Take the train to the start of the Royal Inca Trail, making the assent to Wiñay Wayna, a beautiful Inca ruin full of swallows and orchids. A contour path through the cloud forest leads to, the gateway of the Sun and your first glimpse of Machu Picchu. Returning first thing the next morning you have Machu Picchu virtually to yourselves with a private guide before boarding the afternoon train back to Cusco.
Spend you time wisely in Cusco as there is so much to see and do. There is the old Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman. Standing guard above Cusco, Sacsayhuaman boasts an impressive system of tunnels just waiting for you to explore or a short drive takes you to the Pinipampa section of river where you can ride the rapids in your very own inflatable canoe and plenty more sights and sounds in this incredible city.
From Cusco you will board a flight which will take you back to Lima in time for your international flight home.
Everything's possible for your travel to Peru with Powder Byrne and below are just a few ideas. On each of our journeys you will be accompanied by our local experts, who will make sure you get exactly what you want from your South American experience, whether that is adventure, fun, relaxation or a complete mixture.
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