Embark on a tailored journey through the historical wonders of Peru with our Conde Travel program. This meticulously curated adventure promises a blend of cultural exploration, breathtaking landscapes, and mystical encounters.
Your journey begins in Lima, where the fusion of history and modernity sets the stage for your Peruvian adventure. Upon your arrival at the airport, our team will ensure a smooth transfer to your hotel.
At 12:30 p.m., embark on a captivating city tour that spans approximately four hours. The exploration kicks off with a visit to Plaza San Martin, a vibrant square that serves as an introduction to the dynamic energy of Lima. Follow the intriguing boulevard, Jiron de la Union, leading you to the heart of the city—Plaza de Armas, the main square.
Next on your itinerary is the San Francisco Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its Spanish Baroque architecture. Delve into the depths of history as you discover the Catacombs, Lima’s first cemetery, concealed beneath the monastery’s floors.
As the tour unfolds, our driver will escort you back to your hotel, granting you the remainder of the day to leisurely explore Lima at your own pace. Immerse yourself in the city’s charm, savoring the blend of tradition and contemporary life that defines Peru’s capital.
Embrace the rhythm of Afro-Peruvian culture as your journey takes you from Lima to Chincha (El Carmen).
Journey to Chincha (El Carmen): Embark on a journey to Chincha, a city steeped in Afro-Peruvian culture. Your destination is the renowned Big House, San Jose, a cultural haven where Afro-Peruvian music and dance come to life. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Afro-Peruvian music and dance at the Big House, San Jose. Feel the beats, join the rhythm, and connect with the rich cultural heritage.
We then head towards Paracas (Pisco), after a day of cultural exploration, known for its scenic beauty and oceanic vistas.
We spend a peaceful night in Paracas, allowing the day’s experiences to linger in your memories.
Embark on a day of maritime exploration and desert adventure as you journey from Paracas to Ica. Today’s itinerary promises encounters with fascinating wildlife, iconic landmarks, and the enchanting beauty of the Huacachina Oasis.
We begin the day with a boat tour to the Ballestas Islands, a trio of small islands teeming with vibrant wildlife just minutes from the coastline. The islands hosts a myriad of seabirds, featuring Humboldt penguins, pelicans, curlews, Inca terns, Peruvian boobies, red-footed cormorants, and guanayes.
We head off on a scenic drive to Ica, a city known for its unique desert landscapes and vibrant culture.
Where we discover the picturesque beauty of Huacachina Oasis, surrounded by towering sand dunes. The oasis, adorned with palm trees, sets the stage for a thrilling buggy ride and sand adventure amid the mesmerizing dunes.
Embark on a day filled with exploration and cultural discovery as you journey from Ica to Nazca. From the enigmatic Nazca Lines to ancient aqueducts and historical sites, this day promises a blend of natural wonders and archaeological treasures!
We begin the journey to Nazca with a scenic drive that unfolds the beauty of the Atacama Desert. Along the way, catch glimpses of the mysterious Nazca Lines, etched into the desert landscape. We take a brief stop to climb a vantage point and witness three Nazca Lines, marveling at these ancient geoglyphs that have captivated the world for centuries.
As the day winds down, settle into your accommodation in Nazca, reflecting on the day’s discoveries. Enjoy the tranquil evening in this historically significant region.
Embark on a captivating day that combines aerial exploration of the Nazca Lines with a return to Lima. This adventure promises awe-inspiring views of ancient geoglyphs and a seamless transition from the mystical desert landscapes to the bustling energy of Lima.
Our team transfers you to the airport; for a 30-minute flight over the incredible Nazca Lines.Nazca Lines, witnessing the most fascinating figures etched into the desert below. From the monkey to the hummingbird, the tree to the astronaut, marvel at these ancient geoglyphs that have puzzled and fascinated for generations.
Following the Nazca Lines overflight, our private transportation will seamlessly take you back to Lima. Relax and reflect on the mesmerizing experience as you journey from the desert to the city. We arrive in Lima and check into the hotel for a comfortable and relaxing night.
Embark on the next leg of your journey as you transition from Lima to the enchanting city of Cusco. This day promises a seamless journey, taking you from the bustling capital to the heart of the Andes.
Board a flight to Cusco, a journey that unfolds in just one hour and ten minutes. Witness the breathtaking landscapes of the Andes as you make your way to this historic city. Upon arrival in Cusco, you’ll have the rest of the day to explore this beautiful city. Take in the rich cultural tapestry, wander through charming streets, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere. Given the altitude difference with Lima, take this time to get plenty of rest and acclimatize to the new environment. Sip on coca tea, a traditional remedy for altitude adjustment, and allow yourself to gradually adapt to the elevation!
As you transition from Lima to Cusco, let the allure of the Andean landscapes and the mystique of Cusco captivate your senses, setting the stage for the adventures that await.
Prepare for a day of cultural immersion and breathtaking landscapes as you embark on a VIP tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. From traditional weaving workshops to unique archaeological sites, this day promises an extraordinary exploration of Inca heritage.
We begin with the: Chinchero Weaving Workshop. A village adorned with adobe houses and locals donning traditional dress. Join a traditional weaving workshop, where intricate floral and religious designs adorn the walls and roofs. Immerse yourself in remarkable handmade textile shows and presentations by the locals, gaining insights into their rich cultural heritage.
Next we head off to explore the non-traditional circuit of Moray, an archaeological marvel featuring gigantic circular depressions on the ground. These depressions, along with irrigation canals, are believed to have served as an agricultural research center for the Incas.
We then journey off to the salt mines of Moray located near Maras, a Spanish village. Witness around 2000 small wells, where local communities extract salt using ancient techniques that have sustained generations.
We end the day in Ollantaytambo, a living Inca town where you’ll have the rest of the day at your disposal. Explore the charming streets, visit historical sites, and soak in the atmosphere of this iconic destination while being surrounded by the ancient energy of the Inca heritage.
Embark on a thrilling journey as you set out on the Inca Trail, a path that weaves through ancient ruins and breathtaking landscapes. This day’s adventure culminates with the first glimpse of Machu Picchu, a moment that promises to be both awe-inspiring and rewarding.
We board the train around 6am, embarking on a scenic 1.5-hour journey to kilometer 104, the starting point of your Inca Trail hike. Around midday we begin the hike to the ruins of Chachabamba, where the guided tour commences. Traverse the trail, passing a refreshing waterfall en route to the impressive ruins of Winay Wayna, showcasing the engineering prowess of the Andean civilization.
In the afternoon we continue on with the hike reaching Inti Punku, also known as the Sun Gate. Here we witness the first breathtaking view of Machu Picchu and take in the panoramic vista of the hillside village.
We reach Aguas Calientes, and head off to the hotel for a good night’s rest!
Embark on the culmination of your Inca Trail adventure as you witness the sunrise over Machu Picchu, exploring its ancient wonders and savoring the moments that define this iconic experience!
We get ready to commence the hike to Machu Picchu! Finally arriving at the ancient archaeological complex where a guided tour awaits. Here you have the chance to explore different sectors, including the Intihuatana or sundial, a testament to the ingenuity of the ancient Peruvian settlers.
After the guided tour, enjoy free time to wander through the sacred site at your own pace. Absorb the mystical energy, marvel at the intricate stonework, and capture the essence of Machu Picchu. For those seeking an extra adventure, climb the mountain of Huayna Picchu (prior reservation required). The one-hour ascent promises a breathtaking view, making it an unforgettable experience.
To end the day we board the train back to Ollantaytambo, and then take a bus back to Cusco.
Later in the evening, we catch the bus for the next leg of your journey to Puerto Maldonado.
As the sun sets over Puerto Maldonado, embark on an evening of adventure and immersion into the heart of the Amazon rainforest. Your journey begins with a bus ride from Cusco to Puerto Maldonado, setting the stage for an extraordinary encounter with nature.
Upon reaching Puerto Maldonado, you’ll be transferred to the Monte Amazonico Lodge office. Receive a comprehensive briefing about the upcoming adventure, ensuring you’re well-prepared for the jungle experience that awaits you!
Once we reach the Tambopata River, we take a boat ride to Monte Amazoníco Lodge, surrounded by lush greenery. Here we have a chance to venture into the rainforest on an introductory walk, providing a glimpse into the incredible biodiversity, including; amphibians, mammals, reptiles, birds, and fascinating insects in their natural habitat.
As night falls, we return to the lodge for a delightful dinner. The Amazonian setting adds a touch of enchantment to your dining experience. The sounds of the jungle serenade you into the night, creating an immersive and tranquil atmosphere.
Embark on a Dawn Expedition to the Spectacular Macaw Clay Lick!
The day begins with an early start at 4:30 am, setting the stage for a remarkable adventure. We board a boat for an incredible journey to the renowned Chunchi Macaw Clay Lick, the largest of its kind globally. The one-and-a-half-hour boat ride offers a chance to spot diverse wildlife, from capybaras to tapirs. Lucky observers may even catch a glimpse of the majestic jaguar.
Arrive at the Macaw Clay Lick, where the real spectacle unfolds. Hundreds of parrots, representing 11 different species, gather to indulge in the clay along the riverbank. Marvel at the vibrant hues of macaws, including red and green, and blue and yellow, creating a breathtaking natural display. The experience offers a unique and unforgettable encounter with South America’s most stunning avian species.
In the afternoon we embark on a guided walk through the lodge’s botanical garden, to discover the diverse array of fruits, trees, and medicinal plants that thrive in this unique environment.
At the end of the day we head back to Puerto Maldonado, where we will spend the night.
Departure Day: Farewell to the Amazon Adventure.
- Check-Out and Transfer: Our staff will assist you in transferring to the airport.
- Transfer to the Airport: Our team will accompany you to the airport, ensuring a smooth transition for your departure.
As you leave the Amazon behind, take with you the rich tapestry of experiences, the vibrant colors of the macaws, and the soothing sounds of the rainforest. Until we meet again, may your travels be filled with the spirit of adventure and discovery. Safe travels!
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