GUIDED TOUR TO THE AMAZON RAINFOREST AND MACHU PICCHU $1535 USD Per Person
Mixed Tour Of The Jungle And Andean Landscape in 6 Days
PERU ADVENTURE TOURS combine the best of the Amazon rainforest and the Andean world organizing completely guided tour to Puerto Maldonado jungle
, sacred valley
of the Incas
and the last refuge of the Incas as know Machu Picchu
The highlights of the Amazon rainforest and Machu Picchu
tour leave every day all year around. This tour package include visit and see the wildlife of the Amazon basin, the contrast of the Andean culture where was founded the Empire of the Incas
PERU ADVENTURE TOUR guides recommend to do the tour after the raining season (April - Dec), when the country are nicer them other season of the year.
Welcome to Peru
... Welcome to visit the highlights of the land of Incas.
GUIDED TOUR TO THE AMAZON RAINFOREST AND MACHU PICCHU ITINERARY
DAY 1: LIMA - TAMBOPATA NATIONAL RESERVE - BOAT TRIP - CLOUDS OF BUTTERFLIES
At 5AM or 7AMam (rec) pick up from your hotel of Lima and private transfer to the international airport of Lima to catch the flight to Puerto Maldonado. After arrival in Puerto Maldonado, welcoming and take a brief tour of the town, before boarding a motorized canoe. During the trip you may see Caimans, clouds of Butterflies, river Turtles and other jungle life. After traveling 3 hours down river, arrive at the lodge located in the Tambopata Wildlife Reserve. You are now deep inside the pristine rain forest. Once settled and after a brief rest, take a short walk to a nearby small lagoon, returning in time to observe the fantastic sunset at "Sunset Point". Once back at the lodge, board a canoe for a short night trip to spot caimans on the riverbanks. After dinner at the lodge, the resident naturalists will brief you on the Amazon. Stay in bungalows with shower and baths availability (L - D).
DAY 2: TAMBOPATA - MACAWS CLAY LICK - WILDLIFE WATCHING
Early morning travel by canoe on the Tambopata River to Bahuaja. Sonene national reserve, just in time to see the amazing sunrise, also to see many types of wildlife watching like Deer, Capibaras, Tapir in the deep rainforest. After short trip we will be in the best location to appreciate hundreds of Parakeests, Parrots and Macaws clay, around the springs enjoying their daily diet of salts on the banks of the river. Short hike looking for monkeys. Return to the lodge to have our breakfast, plenty of time to rest.
After lunch will enter walking to observe wildlife, like peccaries, deer, and others, with the possibility to hear or see the tracks of them, or discovering a troop of monkeys traveling through the forest in search of food. Time permitting we will be able to enjoy a relaxing swim in the cascade of the cat. After dinner relax in our lodge surrounded by exotic nocturnal jungle sounds. Stay in bungalows with shower and baths availability (L - D).
DAY 3: TAMBOPATA - PUERTO MALDONADO - CUSCO
Early morning breakfast before leaving from the lodge and transfer to the airport of Puerto Maldonado and then flight to Cusco.
Around 12PM you will landed in the airport of Cusco and them transfer to the selected hotel (included). Rest of the day will be free for personal activities or rest to acclimatize to the altitude – recommended (B).
DAY 4: CUSCO - SACRED VALLEY - OLLANTAYMBO - AGUAS CALIENTES
At 8AM you will be picking up from your hotel and begin guide tour to the lovely Sacred Valley of the Incas.
This tour includes visit to the Andean native markets and ruins of Pisac and Calca, stop for lunch in Urubamba, a visit to the beautiful Inca village and fortress of Ollantaytambo.
Today every participant haves included buffet lunch in Urubamba valley.
Around 4PM transfer to train station and aboard the train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes, this journey takes 2 hours and goes along the right bank of Urubamba River.
Stay in a hotel of Aguas Calientes town (2100m), if the time permitting you can visit the thermal pools (optional) located next of the hotel (B - L).
DAY 5: AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHU PICCHU GUIDED TOUR - CUSCO
At 5AM breakfast and half hour later aboard the first tourist bus to drop us to Machu Picchu main door, and to be the first visitors Inside Machu Picchu archaeological site you will have complete guided tour of this spectacular and mystical place. The guided tour include walk through the different section such as urban, agriculture, and the religions zone was used by the Inca Culture. According with the time and your feeling you can coordinating with the tour guide climb to Huayna Picchu (Young Mountain) this climbing take around 1 hour to get the summit from where you can have the best view for photos of all Machu Picchu and of deep green canyon surrounding the sacred Inca City. At according time descend to Machu Picchu and then free time to explorer on your own. At mentioned time aboard a tourist bus to descend to Aguas Calientes town. Lunch will be in town and then we will aboard the backpacker train to Ollantaytambo (sacred valley) and from here we take a private van to drop us to the hotel in Cusco (B - L).
DAY 6: CUSCO CITY TOUR - LIMA
At 8AM after breakfast aboard a private van and complete guided tour of historical center of Cusco and surroundings ruins. We visit the main square, the cathedral, Koricancha sun temple, Saqsayhuaman fortress, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay ruins. This tour takes 4 hours.
At mentioned time transfer to airport to catch a flight to Lima and end of service (B).
B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner
GUIDED TOUR TO THE AMAZON RAINFOREST AND MACHU PICCHU INCLUDES
- Assistance/transfer from hotel to each ariport.
- Private English-Speaking tour guide.
- Private van for sacred valley tour and Cusco city tour.
- 3 nights of accommodation in the selected hotels.
- 2 Nights in the Tambopata Wildlife Reserve, the bungalow offers wonderful view of native vegetation or welcoming sunrise. Every bungalow has mosquito net, shower and baths facilities. In the night the lodge has lighted by a power.
- Internal flight tickets (Lima - Puerto Maldonado - Cusco - Lima).
- Airport tax according each flight.
- Meals mentioned in the tour itinerary (Available vegetarian food)
- Boleto Turistico as know entrance to each archaeological site mentioned.
- Entrance to the National Park of Tambopata (care many of the local tour operator don’t include this ticket).
- Train ticket to from Ollantaytambon - Aguas Calientes/Machu Picchu (Vistadome train).
- Resident naturalist tour guide, private guide only if you book the trip with Private Service (Jungle tour).
- Motorized Jungle Canoe Trips.
|TRIP RATE 2014
|$1635 USD each
||$1589 USD each
||$1535 USD each
3* Hostels or 2* Hotels
|$1685 USD each
||$1635 USD each
||$1594 USD each
3* or 4* Hotels
|$1875 USD each
||$1815 USD each
||$1779 USD each
4* or 5* Hotels
|$2480 USD each
||$2270 USD each
||$2135 USD each
All prices stated above are subject to change.
Exchange rate $1 USD = S/. 3.02 (rate may vary daily).
||Any day during all year
||Discount: $5 USD of discount for South American Explorers Club Members
Discount 3%: Tour Operators or Travel Agencies Only
Students: $25 USD of discount only with valid green ISIC card
||8 - 15 participants per guide
||Able departs any day for organized groups or individuals travelers. Highly recommended. Best value.
||December to April (Andes and Jungle), but some days are with blue sky permiting to visit this zone.
|Best time to Visit
||At the coastal area almost all year. On the Andes and Jungle the best time is between April - November, considearte dry season.
- Travel insurance
- International flight tickets
- International airport tax
- Hotel in Lima
- Additional tours
- Phone calls
- Laundry service
- No mentioned meals & drinks
- Taxi services
- Tip for tour guide and camp staff
ADVICE FOR VISITORS
The best time to visit Cusco and the Amazon rainforest is between April and November, is the season without rain and sunny days. PERU ADVENTURE TOURS recommend to visit Cusco region just after the raining season (April - June), is better for pictures and less tourism.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING/CARRY
- Original passport for the check point as Machu Picchu main gate.
- Rain jacket for the jungle tour (raining season).
- Yellow fever or Malaria vaccination.
- Waterproof boots for the juntle (raining season).
- Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
- Sun block (sun protection scream).
- Insect repellent for Jungle and Aguas Calientes/Machu Picchu.
- Waterproof bags to protect your items from rains (December to March).
- Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries.
- Good sunglasses.
- Swimsuit for hot spring in Aguas Calientes (optional).
- Personal first aid kit.
- Extra money (soles).
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