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Discover Machu Picchu by Rail




5 nights from $1,858*pp

FREE night in Lima + Colonial & Modern Lima City Tour

Experience the magical ancient empire of the Incas as you explore the colonial city of Cuzco which was built on the foundations of former Inca palaces; discover the best of the Sacred Valley in Yucay; uncover the monumental architectural complexes of Ollantaytambo and travel to Machu Picchu by rail. 

Inclusions:

  • Five-night accommodation based on 4 & 5-star hotels
  • Meals as indicated
  • Sightseeing with local English speaking guides
  • Return Vistadome rail journey as specified.



Itinerary:


Day 1 Cuzco

Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. The remainder of the day at leisure to acclimatise to the high altitude.  

Day 2 Cuzco

Today discover the amazing colonial city built on the foundations of the Inca palaces.   Visit the popular San Pedro Market, a must-see in Cuzco; Koricancha or Temple of the Sun, the Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral with its carved woodworks, altars and paintings. Drive to the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman. (B)

Day 3 Cuzco - Yucay

Discover the best of the Sacred Valley of the Incas starting on the Inca’s Balcony, offering impressive views of Chinchero ruins and the city. Spend time with a local community before visiting Ollantaytambo, a fortress that also served as a temple. Ollantaytambo, with its narrow cobblestone streets, has been continuously inhabited since the 13th century. (B)(L)(D)

Day 4 Yucay - Machu Picchu

Transfer to Ollanta station to board the Vistadome train service to Aguas Calientes. Sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of the Sacred Valley from the panoramic windows.  Disembark at Aguas Calientes station and then board a bus for the ride to Machu Picchu and your guided visit. (B)(L)(D)

Day 5 Machu Picchu - Cuzco

A morning at leisure to explore the town of Aguas Calientes. or venture, on your own, to the citadel for further explorations. Alternatively, hike up the impressive Huayna Picchu mountain for a bird’s-eye view of Machu Picchu. This afternoon board the train for the return journey to Cuzco. (B)

Day 6 Cuzco

Transfer to Cuzco Airport. (B) 


*Terms and Conditions: All prices are quoted in AUD based on 2 adults travelling together and are correct as at 16 Oct 17. Offers are subject to availability & can change without notification due to fluctuations in charges and currency. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. Valid for sale until 28 Feb 18 and valid for stays until 31 May 18. Special applicable only if staying at the following properties: Casa Andina Select Miraflores (Superior) – Lima, Novotel Cusco (Standard) – Cuzco, Casa Andina Private Collection Valle (Superior) – Sacred Valley, El Mapi by Inkaterra (Superior deluxe) – Machu Picchu. Credit Card surcharges apply. For more information, contact your travel agent. SUPPLIER: Adventure World