Highlights

Map When choosing this trip you are choosing to visit the natural paradises of Peru, they are routes of little competition, but unique in the world, in which you will live unforgettable experiences, you will have mixed feelings when you see so much wealth. This adventure is designed for those who love all types of terrain, varied climates, people, stories, experiences, and diverse gastronomy.

  • Sailing in the Ballestas-Paracas Islands
  • Overflying the Nazca Lines
  • Meet Huaraz and the Cordillera Blanca
  • Living in the jungle of Chachapoyas
  • The city of Kuelap
  • The Gocta cataract (3rd largest in the world)
  • Macchu Picchu

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Itinerary

  • Duration: 12 days & 11 nights
  • Countries: (1) Coast, sierra and jungle of Peru
  • Experiences: Hard
  • Ages: 8 - 40
  • Starting Point: Lima
  • Ending Point: Cusco
Introduction

: The 12-day trip helps us to know the most important corners of the Peruvian territory, spread in its vast geography rich in biodiversity, living culture, history, nature. Beginning with Paracas in the waters of the Pacific Ocean, the desert of the Nazca lines in Ica, the white mountain range in Huaraz, the cataract Gocta in Chachapoyas, Machupicchu in Cusco, historical heritage of humanity.

Day

To start our great adventure you must transfer by your account from Lima to Paracas in a bus and spend the night in a hotel (not included); This first day our guide will pick you up from your hotel at 7:40 am and then transfer to the Paracas pier and start our tour at 8:00 am on the Ballestas Islands in a private boat. After the tour, we will return to the Paracas dock to transfer to Nazca, where we will visit the solar clock in Palpa, the Nazca viewpoint, the processing of gold and ceramics; Then they will fly over the Nazca lines. In the afternoon they will be taken to the bus terminal to make the Nazca - Lima section. In the evening you will travel by bus from Lima to Huaraz (8 hours) and arrive at dawn at the terminal of Huaraz, from where you will pick up a transfer.

  • Night in bus Lima - Huaraz
  • Included: Professional paragliding pilot | Airport-office transfer | Paragliding flight ticket |Omnibus of Lima-Huaraz

EXTRA ACTIVITY: In Lima you can do the urban tour, or visit other places (not included)

This day to start our trip we will leave the city of Huaraz at 7:00 am in the direction of the north of the city, we will pass by Caraz and later we will arrive by car to the town of Cashapampa where the trek begins 4 hours; On the way we will make a stop to rest and eat our lunch. Then our walk will be through the ravine observing the vegetation and wildlife, the geography and spectacular places until arriving at the first camp in Llamacoral, where we will spend the night after a delicious dinner.

  • stay in camp
  • Included: Professional guide | Camping equipment | Kitchen equipment | Chef | First aid kit | Transportation Huaraz - Cashapampa| Lunch and dinner | Arrieros and donkeys

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available

After an invigorating breakfast we will get ready to begin the 7 hour walk towards the second camp, Taullipampa; On the way we will visit the Hatuncocha and Arhueycocha lagoons in the base camp of Alpamayo. Then we will go to the camp to eat our dinner and spend the night.

  • stay in camp
  • Included: Professional guide | Camping equipment | Kitchen equipment | Chef | First aid kit | Lunch and dinner | Arrieros and donkeys

After breakfast we start walking to the highest point of the hike Punta Unión at 4,750 meters s.n.m to be able to observe great part of the mountain range with numerous mountains like Santa Cruz, Taulliraju, Artesonraju, Pucahircas and in the distance the gigantic Huascarán; Then we will descend for the valley, a hike that lasts 4 hours towards the Chachinapampa camp where we will spend the last night.

  • stay in camp
  • Included: Professional guide | Camping equipment | Kitchen equipment | Chef | First aid kit | Breakfast, lunch and dinner

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available

This day, the walk becomes calmer, after breakfast we will start the walk towards the small village of Huaripampa and then ascend to the village of Vaqueria where our tourist bus awaits us to return to the city of Huaraz through the Llanganuco valley, visiting the Lagoons of Chinancocha and Orconcocha (female and male lagoons). In the afternoon, at 5:00 pm we will arrive in the city of Huaraz.

  • stay in camp
  • Included: Professional guide | Camping equipment | Kitchen equipment | Chef | First aid kit | Transportation Vaquería- Huaraz | Breakfast, lunch and dinner

EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available

 After a restful rest, very early will have to go by bus from Huaraz to Cajamarca and to transfer to the Cajamarca - Chachapoyas section; When you arrive at the Chachapoyas terminal a transfer will pick you up to take you to your indicated hotel.

  • stay in basic Hotel
  • Included: Professional guide | Camping equipment | Kitchen equipment | Chef | First aid kit | Transportation Huaraz-Cajamarca | Transportation Cajamarca - Chachapoyas| Pick up bus terminal Chachapoyas - hotel | Breakfast, lunch and dinner | Hostel in Chachapoyas

Continuing our adventure, this day at 8:00 am the guide will pick you up from your hotel and at 8:30 am we will start our tour to the archaeological complex of Kuélap, on the way we will observe the archaeological site of Marco located on the banks of the river Utcubamba, arriving in Kuelap at 11:00 am and starting the guided tour for 3 hours.

Kuélap has approximately 500 circular structures at different levels, has the largest limestone structure in America, located at 3,000 meters s.n.m., orchids and bromeliads cover the walls, trees that make this place a paradise. After the guided tour you will have free time for lunch, then we will return to Chachapoyas at 4:00 pm.

  • stay at basic Hotel
  • Included: Professional guide | Hostel in Chachapoyas | Breakfast and lunch | Tourist ticket in Kuélap | Guided in Kuelap.
  • No Included: Drinks in general and food not described (breakfast and dinner)

At 7:30 we will have breakfast and at 8:00 am we will transfer by bus to the town of Cruzpata; From this place we will make a 30-minute walk until we reach the Karajia sarcophagi, of the Chachapoyas culture. It has the funerary style unique in its kind for its colossal style, since they are anthropomorphic clay capsules; Once there we will have the explanation of the guide for 2 hours approximately and in the afternoon will have enough time for lunch, since later we will visit the cave of Quiocta where we will observe thousands of stalactites and stalagmites (they are formed by a deposit of minerals due to the Chemical precipitation) and in the afternoon we will return to our lodging in Chachapoyas.

  • stay at Basic Hotel
  • Included: Professional guide | Hostel in Chachapoyas | Breakfast and lunch | Entrance to the Quiocta cave | Guided in the cave.

This day will be our last chance to enjoy Chachapoyas.
At 7:30 am they will take their breakfast, so that our tourist transport takes us for about an hour to the community of Cocachimba; Once arrived to this place we will start the walk or those who like to ride for 2 hours until arriving at the impressive Gocta waterfall, with a height of 771 meters a jump of water that occupies the third place in the world, in its pure water you will be able to bathe , Meditate, connect with nature and take the most impressive photos of your life. In the afternoon we must return walking to the community of Cocachimba for lunch (typical food).
At 5:00 pm they will be returning to Chachapoyas; Once the trip is over, the transportation will leave you at the bus terminal for the Chachapoyas - Cajamarca section (12 hours trip).

  • Night in bus Chachapoyas - Cajamarca
  • Included: Professional guide | Transportation Chachapoyas - Cocachimba | Transportation Chachapoyas - Cajamarca | Breakfast and lunch | Guided in the Cataract Gocta

>EXTRA ACTIVITY: No time is available.

Once you arrive in Cajamarca you will have to go to the airport of the city to take the flight to Lima and then make the connection to Cusco, where a transfer will be waiting to take you to the indicated hotel.

  • Night at Hotel u Hostal
  • Inlcuded: Flight Cajamarca - Lima | Flight Lima - Cusco | Airport transfer - hotel | Personalized assistance in Cusco | Accommodation in Cusco.

EXTRA ACTIVITY: Arriving in Cusco you can visit the churches, museums and streets of the Inca period to acclimatise.

We will continue with our adventure, the guide will pick you up at your hotel to go by bus to the town of Cruzpata where we will prepare and start our trip in cuatrimotos by the route to the town of Maras, visit the archaeological area of ​​Moray (natural depression used in The Inca time for the acclimatization of edible plants) with a guided tour of approximately 30 minutes, and then we will continue along the route and we will dare to do zipline, which has 4 different cables being the longest with length of 600 meters, in which the route it's soft.
The second cable is faster to feel the flying sensation, the third rope is the longest where the participant has time to perform extreme movements or positions. The fourth cable is deeper, with the best views of the whole valley and mountains where you will feel all the adrenaline of the moment, and continue with the adventure trip we will go on a motorcycle to Urubamba, where you will eat your lunch (not included) and Then take a transport that will take you to Ollantaytambo, where you will take the train to Aguas Calientes, where a transfer will be waiting to take you to the hotel.

  • stay at hotel u hostel
  • Included: Professional guide | Safety equipment | ATVs | Lunch | Zip line | Guided tour of Moray | Salineras | Transportation Urubamba - Ollantaytambo (private group only) | One way train ticket | Transfer in Aguas Calientes | Hotel in Aguas Calientes.

This day will begin with the pick up from your hotel to take you to the bus station heading to the Machupicchu mountain, one of the 7 wonders of the modern world, built in lithic gray granite, built in the 15th century, Machupicchu shows the architecture and The Inca engineering at its best. Once in Machupicchu the guided tour will be approximately 2 hours, for the most important spaces. Then you will have free time to continue taking photos and enjoy the last day of your adventure since in the afternoon we will have to take the Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo train and by bus we will pick you up for the Ollantaytambo - Cusco section, which ends our great adventure Of 12 days.

  • stay at hotel u optional hotel
  • Included: Professional guide | Buses to and from Machupicchu | Entry to Machupicchu | Guided in Machupicchu | Aguas Calientes train ticket - Ollantaytambo | Tourist bus Ollantaytambo - Cusco.

NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS FLEXIBLE FOR YOU TO MAKE CHANGES ACCORDING TO YOUR TIME AND NEED.

Pricing

Please know you can change or modify these tours however you deem necessary as all Machu Picchu Adventure itineraries are crafted just for you, to suit your individual interests and schedules. Interest in getting this trip completely customized.
Travel Prices Note
1 Classic Travel $ 2959.00 USD
2 Luxury Travel $ 4649.00 USD
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