Peru quick trip from $3499 including flights

Includes Flightsreturn economy airfares  from $3499 per person twin share   escorted tourenglish speaking guidesMachu Picchu on sale now
Book with Go West Travel and get super prices, first class accommodation and more included that the usual ‘entry level tours’.   And consider using this tour as your gateway to South America and add a stop in Santiago on the way home.

Now is your chance to explore Machu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and “The Lost City of the Incas.” Begin your journey in Lima, where you will have the opportunity to experience the city’s indigenous and colonial heritage. Next, travel to Machu Picchu via The Voyager Inca Rail Train, the highlight of your journey. You will spend time exploring the ancient citadel and marvelling at its corridors, ceremonial centres and terraces.

Continue on to Cuzco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire, and explore the magical city independently. Finally, end your travels in Lima, the “Gastronomical Capital of the Americas.” Enjoy a farewell dinner and time to explore Lima’s nightlife before returning home.

 THIS DEAL EXPIRES at 5PM 10 April 2019 

Departs SYD  25 Oct ’19
flying
 Final Book By:10 APRIL 2019  Deposit: $2999pp
Final Balance: 90 days prior

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Prices correct as at 2019-04-04 18:04:32 Booking Terms and Conditions
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Tue, Apr 23 $ 4499* Fri, Sep 20 $ 3599*
Fri, Apr 26 Only 1 seat left! $ 4999* Tue, Sep 24 $ 3699*
Fri, Jun 14 Only 1 seat left! $ 3799* Fri, Sep 27 $ 3499*
Tue, Jun 18 $ 3799* Tue, Oct 01 $ 3599*
Tue, Jun 25 $ 3899* Fri, Oct 04 $ 4199*
Tue, Jul 16 $ 3599* Tue, Oct 08 $ 3499*
Tue, Jul 23 $ 3499* Fri, Oct 11 $ 3499*
Tue, Jul 30 $ 3499* Tue, Oct 15 $ 3499*
Tue, Aug 13 Only 1 seat left! $ 3499* Fri, Oct 25 $ 3499*
Fri, Aug 16 $ 3599* Tue, Oct 29 $ 3499*
Fri, Aug 23 $ 3599* Tue, Nov 05 $ 3499*
Tue, Aug 27 $ 3699* Tue, Nov 12 3499*
Fri, Aug 30 $ 3599* Tue, Nov 19 3499*
Fri, Sep 06 $ 3499* Tue, Dec 03 $ 4099*
Fri, Sep 13 $ 3599* Tue, Dec 17 $ 4299*
Tue, Sep 17 $ 3699* Tue, Dec 24 $ 4499*

Very Important note, the Airline used for the highlighted deal may not be the same for all dates, Go West Travel offers best pricing at the time of booking and uses various airlines over the range of dates- and yes, I certainly can book you on your preferred airline or alliance and quote as you ask.

 

*prices based on two people travelling, Twin Share Accommodation, and flying Economy Class. Sale airfares are correct and available as at date of eBrochure, but strictly subject to availability and confirmation from the Airlines. Space on escorted tours is subject to confirmation from tour operator. Book and confirm early to guarantee availability.

*WARNING, spots on these genuine sales and special tours sell out very fast. Please ask for available dates so I can hold space for you.

~ Ask about a supplement to fly your preferred airline or alliance.

Escorted Package Includes

Round trip flights Sydney-Lima, Lima-Sydney
Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
All intra-flights: Lima-Cuzco & Cuzco-Lima
6 nights accommodations
2 nights Lima
1 night Sacred Valley
1 night Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu)
2 nights Cuzco
Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
Hotel porterage

All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival & departure dates†
9 meals: 6 breakfasts, 3 dinners
Sightseeing per itinerary in modern motor coach
Services of English-speaking tour manager
Services of English-speaking local guides
Entrance fees per itinerary

Note: Gratuities for tour manager and coach driver are included.
~to make it easier for you I include tips in the price so you dont have to worry about it.

† Transfers may be in a group coach, minivan or private vehicle

Daily Itinerary

DAY 1, Friday – Depart for Peru

Departure Airline Flight # From To Arrival total duration
27-Sep-19 11:35AM Latam Airlines 806 Sydney Santiago 27-Sep-19 11:05AM 26h 25m
Operated by Qantas
27-Sep-19 02:45PM Latam Airlines 445 Santiago

Buenos Aires

27-Sep-19 04:40PM
27-Sep-19 07:55PM Latam Airlines 2468

Buenos Aires

Lima 27-Sep-19 11:00PM

Depart for Peru. Upon arrival in Lima, transfer to your hotel.
Overnight: Lima

DAY 2, Saturday – Lima City Tour, Fly to Cuzco & Transfer to Sacred Valley
This morning’s tour of Lima, with its 2000 years of history, begins at the colonial center of the city, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with its historic buildings surrounding the splendid Plaza Mayor. View the impressive Palace of the Archbishop with its fine carved balcony, the opulent Government Palace, the official residence of the President, and the 16th-century Cathedral of Lima whose first stone was laid by Pizarro. Continue to the 17th century Monasterio de San Francisco complex with its magnificent tiles, ornately carved ceilings, exceptional paintings and world-renowned library. In the afternoon, transfer to the Lima Airport for your flight to Cuzco. Upon your arrival in Cuzco, transfer to your hotel in the Sacred Valley. This evening, enjoy an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager, followed by a Welcome Dinner
Overnight: Urubamba Sacred Valley
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 3, Sunday – Discover Machu Picchu
Early this morning, transfer to the Sacred Valley’s Ollanta Station and board The Voyager Train for the ancient citadel of Machu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site arriving in the early afternoon. Also known as “The Lost City of the Incas”, Machu Picchu was built circa 1450 and abandoned only 100 years later. The purpose of this splendid city is still a mystery to modern historians. Enjoy exploring the ancient citadel and marveling at the imposing Temple of the Sun, the House of the Priest, the Sacred Plaza and the intricately carved rock likely used as a sundial by the ancient Incas. The images of this significant archaeological site will be a long-lasting memory. This evening, savor a Peruvian dinner at your hotel
*Approximate time spent at the ruins of Machu Picchu is 2 hours
Overnight: Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu)
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 4, Monday – Return to Cuzco
This morning, enjoy time at leisure before departing Aguas Calientes for your return to Cuzco. Upon arrival in Cuzco, transfer to the hotel. Remainder of the evening is at leisure
Overnight: Cuzco ▲
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Tuesday – Full Day Cuzco
Spend today independently discovering the “Imperial City” of Cuzco, once the capital of the Inca Empire and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This lively city, rich in history, reveals remains of both the Incan and the Spanish presence. Take time to explore some of the city’s stunning sights, or shop for some of the finest handicrafts and textiles in all of Peru. Participate in the optional Cuzco “Behind the Scenes” tour, offering a glimpse into the other side of life in Cuzco. On this tour, visit a local market and taste fresh-baked Chuta bread. Stop at the Cuzco cemetery to learn more about Andean life and death and meet with a local “shaman” (holy man). After the cooking demonstration, enjoy a delicious meal. In the afternoon, join the optional Highlights of Cuzco excursion that takes you to the impressive Colonial Cathedral with its collection of over 400 paintings, the Temple of the Sun and the fortress of Sacsayhuaman, which took over seven decades to complete
Optional: Half Day Cuzco Behind the Scenes (AM)
Optional: Half Day Highlights of Cuzco (PM)
Optional: Highlights of Cuzco & Cuzco Behind the Scenes Combo Package
Overnight: Cuzco
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Wednesday – Pisac Market, Fly to Lima, Farewell Dinner
This morning take a scenic drive to Pisac Village. There, explore the town and bargain with vendors on the cobblestone streets of the Pisac handicraft market. Enjoy a cultural blast as the entire town has been converted into a street market. Later, transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. Enjoy one last evening with the group and say goodbye to your Tour Manager and fellow travelers at the Farewell Dinner
Overnight: Lima
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 7, Thursday – Depart Peru
Transfer from the hotel to the airport for your departure flight*
*Some flights depart shortly after midnight in the very early morning of Day 7 and will require a transfer on Day 6. Transfers depart the hotel approximately 4 hours prior to flight time.
Meals: Breakfast

Departure Airline Flight # From To Arrival total duration
3-Oct-19 02:52PM LATAM Airlines 641 Lima Santiago 3-Oct-19 08:27PM 27h 28m
4-Oct-19 12:25AM LATAM Airlines 801 Santiago Sydney 5-Oct-19 09:20AM

▲ Due to the high elevation, travel in the Peruvian highlands may cause some passengers to experience the temporary effects of altitude sickness. If you have any concerns about traveling to higher than your accustomed elevation, please consult your healthcare provider.

 

Other information
Visa Info

Australians should check information on the Smarttraveller Website

Most Australians traveling on an Australian passport will not require a visa for this itinerary to visit Peru. Check for updated information on the Smartraveller Website.  If you’re visiting for tourism, normally permission to stay for up to six months is granted on arrival. It’s not possible to extend this period. In other circumstances, you’ll need a visa.

Most New Zealanders traveling on a New Zealand  passport will not require a visa for this itinerary. Please check the Safetravel Website.

 

Accomodation
ACCOMODATION  

Jose Antonio Executive Hotel, Lima ★+

This superior tourist class hotel is situated in the Miraflores district only three blocks from the Pacific Ocean.

Taypikala Deluxe Valle Sagrado, Urubamba  

This tourist class hotel is located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

Hotel Agusto’s, Urubamba 

This tourist class hotel is located in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

El Mapi Hotel, Machu Picchu ★+

This superior tourist class hotel is located in the town of Aguas Calientes.

Xima Hotel Cuzco, Cuzco  

This superior tourist class hotel is located at the site of the largest Cuzco craft market and just a few blocks away from the Main Square.

Optional Tours
Prices are per person and can be booked individually if only one person wishes to go
OPTIONAL TOURS

Highlights of Cuzco & Cuzco Behind the Scenes Combo Package

Day #5 01 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2019 AUD$175.00
Today’s tour will give you a glimpse into the other side of Cuzco, the oldest continuously inhabited city of the western hemisphere. Start the day with a visit to a local fruit and vegetable market and observe the locals shopping for their daily goods. Try the local chuta bread and enjoy this colorful market where you will experience many new things. Later, head to the local Cuzco cemetery, where you will learn about the Andean understanding of life and see how the locals decorate the graves with gifts and food for their dead. It is traditional belief that the dead eat and drink as they would during life. Following the cemetery, you will have the opportunity to meet with an Andean shaman or healer and witness a real offering to mother earth & the sacred mountain protectors to thank them for this trip. Conclude this incredible morning with a cooking demonstration by a local chef showing you how to make a traditional dish from Cuzco, followed by lunch. After a short break at your hotel, continue on to the impressive Colonial Cathedral in Cuzco which contains over 400 paintings from the Cusqueña School in addition to an impressive collection of colonial art, including Marcos Zapata’s depiction of The Last Supper displaying Cuy, or Guinea Pig, as the main course. Continue on to visit the Temple of the Sun, whose walls and floors were allegedly once covered by sheets of solid gold. This temple was once the most important religious site of the Incas. From here you will travel to Sacsayhuaman, located on the northern slope of Cuzco. This impressive fortress, which consists of individual stones weighing well over 100 tons, took over seven decades to complete and is a prime example of Incan military architecture. Conclude the day at the Kenko amphitheater, a mysterious limestone formation decorated by intricately carved depictions of mythical entities. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to visit a local shop featuring alpaca clothing and accessories, and a local jewelry shop, featuring gold and silver necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings.

Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 9 hours.

Half Day Cuzco Behind the Scenes

Day #5 01 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2019 AUD$87.00
Today’s tour will give you a glimpse into the other side of Cuzco, the oldest continuously inhabited city of the western hemisphere. Begin with a “Healing Ceremony”. Meet with an Andean shaman or healer and witness an offering to mother earth & the sacred mountain protectors to thank them for this trip. Continue with a visit to a local fruit and vegetable market and observe the locals shopping for their daily goods. Try the local chuta bread and enjoy this colorful market where you will experience many new things. Later, head to the local Cuzco cemetery, where you will learn about the Andean understanding of life and see how the locals decorate the graves with gifts and food for their dead. It is traditional belief that the dead eat and drink as they would during life. Conclude the tour with a cooking demonstration by a local chef showing you how to make a traditional dish from Cuzco, followed by lunch.

Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 5 hours.

Half Day Highlights of Cuzco

Day #5 01 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2019 AUD$117.00
Today’s tour starts at the impressive Colonial Cathedral in Cuzco which contains over 400 paintings from the Cusqueña School in addition to an impressive collection of colonial art, including Marcos Zapata’s depiction of The Last Supper displaying Cuy, or Guinea Pig, as the main course. Continue on to visit the Temple of the Sun, whose walls and floors were allegedly once covered by sheets of solid gold. This temple was once the most important religious site of the Incas. From here you will travel to Sacsayhuaman, located on the northern slope of Cuzco. This impressive fortress, which consists of individual stones weighing well over 100 tons, took over seven decades to complete and is a prime example of Incan military architecture. Conclude the day at the Kenko amphitheater, a mysterious limestone formation decorated by intricately carved depictions of mythical entities. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to visit a local shop featuring alpaca clothing and accessories, and a local jewelry shop, featuring gold and silver necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings.

Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 4 hours.

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