$2,750 per person** (based on 2 people sharing)
Take advantage of the best hospitality that Peru has to offer, with this luxury Peru vacation. This tour includes private tours of Cusco, The Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and Lake Titicaca, plus once in a life-time train rides aboard the Orient Express owned Hiram Bingham Train, and the Luxury Andean Explorer Train. We also include only the best Luxury hotels throughout Peru.
We are passionate about Peru and South America, our team of professional travel advisors have lived and worked in Peru for many years, and are ready to help you create your Luxury Peru tour. Contact us to day to start planning!
Day 1 – Arrive Lima
Today your international flight will arrive into Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima (most flights arrive in the evening). We will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in the up-market district of Miraflores.
The Miraflores Park Hotel is Lima’s premier luxury hotel. Located on the Pacific coastline in the up-market district of Miraflores, the hotel is situate close to many of Lima’s top restaurants.
Day 2 – Guided Tour of Lima
You will have the morning free to take a late breakfast and relax. In the afternoon your private guide and driver will collect you for an afternoon colonial tour of Lima. The tour includes Lima’s Plaza de Armas, Lima Cathedral, The Church and Convent of San Francisco and The Museum of Religious Art.
Day 3 – Guided tour of Cusco
In the morning you will fly to Cusco in the heartland of the Inca Empire. You will have the morning to relax and settle in before we collect you for a private afternoon tour of Cusco city and surroundings. The Cusco city tour includes attractions not only within the city, but those of Saqsayhuman, Q’enco and Tambomachay located on the outskirts of Cusco. Within the city the tour gives you the opportunity to visit Cusco’s Cathedral and Korikancha – The Inca Temple of the Sun.
The Monasterio Hotel is one of Cusco’s most iconic buildings. a former monastery and national monument dating back to 1592, the Monasterio Hotel is steeped with incredible history. Nowadays, this Orient Express owned Hotel is one of the most in-demand luxury hotels that Cusco has to offer. The hotel offers 126 rooms situated among a network of corridors and beautiful open courtyards, 2 restaurants – El Tupay & Illariy, plus a relaxing lobby bar.
Day 4 – Guided Tour of the Sacred Valley
Today you will take a full day private tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where you will visit the market town of Pisac and the small village of Ollantaytambo. In Pisac you will visit the beautiful mountain top ruins which include a small Inca village and a well preserved royal temple, before heading along the valley and lunching in Urubamba. In the afternoon you will climb the hillside fortress at Ollantaytambo, where the Incas fought one of their last battles against the Spanish Conquistadores. On your return to Cusco there is the opportunity to visit the small yet stunning church of Chinchero.
Day 5 – Guided Tour of Machu Picchu
After a relaxing breakfast we will collect you and transfer you to Poroy, just outside of Cusco. In Poroy you will take the luxury Orient Express Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu. Brunch is served aboard the train as you slowly wind along the Sacred Valley, whilst some of the most dramatic and stunning scenery in the Andes passes by. Considered to be one of the world’s best train journeys the Hiram Bingham is one of the bet ways to arrive at Machu Picchu.
You will take a two hour privately guided tour of Machu Picchu, including stops at the Caretakers Hut, the Temple of the Sun, the Royal Tomb, the Three Windowed Temple and Intihuatana (the Solar Clock). We will include buffet lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge Hotel, adjacent to the citadel.
Set in 11 acres of cloud forest the rustic Machu Picchu Pueblo hotel is one of Peru’s finest hotels. Opulent and spacious accommodations, located in beautiful and relaxing jungle gardens, offer open fire places, private verandas, plunge pools and round the clock private butler service.
Day 6 – Machu Picchu
A sunrise return to Machu Picchu awaits you today, and the option of an extended guided tour to some of the citadels hidden secrets. You can discuss with your guide what suits you best, but many visitors choose to hike to the Sun Gate (Intipunku) high above Machu Picchu or alternatively a leisurely climb up Huayna Picchu, the ubiquitous mountain overlooking the citadel.
In the late afternoon you will take the Luxury Hiram Bingham Train back to Cusco. You will start the journey with welcome cocktails, followed by a 4 course meal and traditional regional dancing.
Day 7 – Free Day in Cusco
Today you will have a free day to relax and explore the vibrant Andean city of Cusco. Perhaps you would like to take a gentle walk to Cristo Blanco high above Cusco, or maybe meander around the many cobbled streets taking in a coffee. You can also use your Cusco Tourist Ticket (included in the price) to enter many of the interesting museums dotted around Cusco.
Day 8 – Travel to Lake Titicaca
In the morning you will take the Luxury Andean Explorer Train from Cusco to Puno on the shores of Lake Titicaca. This relaxing train journey takes you through rugged and dramatic highland scenery, before arriving into the Altiplano flat lands of the Andes. On route you will see many of the Andes natural wildlife including Alpaca, Llama and Vicuña. A four course lunch is served en-route, and a full selection of spirits and fine South America wines are available from the bar cart.
In Puno we recommend the Luxury Libertador Hotel, located on its own private island in the bay of Puno. The hotel is perfectly appointed in every aspect, and the panoramic views of Lake Titicaca are especially stunning at breakfast time, as the sun slowly rises over the lake.
Day 9 – Guided Tour of Lake Titicaca
Today you will have a full day private tour of Lake Titicaca, considered in ancient Andean mythology to be the birth place of the Incan Empire. You will first visit the incredible floating Uros Islands, where local Uros Indians used Tortuga reed found on the shores of Lake Titicaca to create a series of floating islands complete with houses, furniture, boats and even churches. After you will travel on to the fixed island of Taquile, which famous for colourful and intricate hand woven products. You will take a guided tour around the important parts of the Island including several Inca Ruins and a beautiful view point that has panoramic vistas of the Island and surrounding Lake. Lunch is included today.
Day 10 – Depart
Today you can enjoy a leisurely breakfast before we collect you from your hotel and transfer you back to Juliaca Airport for your onward flights. Should time permit, we will also include a short tour of the Sillustani pre-Inca funerary Towers en-route.
Should you wish in Lima we can include day use of the Ramada Jarvis Airport Hotel, conveniently located just 2 minutes from the airport terminal.
Recommended Luxury accommodations
Privately guided tour of Lima
Privately guided tour of Cusco (including full Cusco tourist ticket)
Privately guided tour of The Sacred Valley, including buffet lunch.
Privately guided tour of Machu Picchu (two days entrance).
Luxury Hiram Bingham Train to Machu Picchu
Luxury Andean Explorer Train to Puno
Privately guided tour of Lake Titicaca
What’s Not Included
Domestic or international flights
**Prices quoted in US Dollars. Prices are based on two people or more sharing, using our recommended luxury star hotels, low season rates and travelling in private tours. Alternative hotels and itineraries are available for this tour; contact one of our travel advisors for pricing information. Surcharges may be applicable to certain credit cards used for payment. Our Terms and Conditions apply to all purchases.