Family vacations for christmas in Perú 9 Days
Best Christmas Vacations
icon-angle-double-down Duration: 09 Days
icon-angle-double-right Type: Special Packages and Holidays in Peru
icon-angle-double-up Destinations: Lima, Cusco Sacred Valley • Aguas Calientes • Machu Picchu.
Peru Christmas Tour Parents and Children 09 Days / 08 Nights
This is a Special Christmas Tour for Parents and Children who want to spend these important dates having fun and exploring the best sites Peru has to offer. It is a unique mix of history, archeology, architecture, culture, food and wonder. Private transportation and private attentive guides add to the experience and provide unforgettable memories, fun and adventure amongst man-made marvels created over 500 years ago.
Christmas in Peru
- Day 01: Arrive to Lima
- Day 02: Lima City Tour
- Day 03: Lima-Cusco flight
- Day 04: Sacred Valley Tour
- Day 05: Train to Aguas Calientes
- Day 06: Machu Picchu Tour. Train to Cusco
- Day 07: Cusco City Tour
- Day 08: Free day in Cusco
- Day 09: Cusco-Lima flight. Depart Lima
Day 01: Arrive to Lima.
Lima airport greeting and private transfer to your Miraflores, Lima hotel.
Day 02: Lima City Tour
After breakfast you will be greeted in your hotel and taken on a private tour of Lima, “The City of the Kings”. Visit the Plaza Mayor, the 16th century Cathedral of gold, followed by a tour of the catacombs at the Convento San Francisco.
The tour ends in the beautiful residential district of Miraflores where and a visit of the only pre-Inca ruin, Huaca Pucllana, constructed in the 2nd century AD. It was built by the Inca people as a “Sacred Town” and was a busy ceremonial and administrative center. Return to your hotel after the tour.
Day 03: Lima-Cusco flight
You will be greeted in your hotel and taken to the Lima airport for your one hour flight SE over the Andes to historic Cusco. At the Cusco airport you will be met and taken to check in to your hotel near the main square in Cusco’s historic district.
Day 04: Sacred Valley Tour
After breakfast visit the Sacred Valley of the Incas north of Cusco. Your trip today through the land of the Incas first stops in Pisa, a beautiful place to observe archaeological remains and visit the famous Indian market. Then continue on to Urubamba where you’ll stop and have a delicious typical Andean buffet lunch. Next visit the archaeological city of Ollantaytambo, an original Inca city.
Scale the magnificent wall and see where the 2 valleys converge. This is where the Inca defended the Sacred Valley to the North. You will be returned to your hotel after the Sacred Valley Tour.
* Note: If you prefer to minimize drive time back to Cusco from the Sacred Valley ask about a night in the peaceful Sacred Valley in one the the many lodges there.
Day 05: Train to Aguas Calientes
You will be greeted in your hotel and taken to the train station in time for your train to Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu. Enjoy a picturesque, serene ride along the river to. You will be greeted in Aguas Calientes and escorted to your hotel.
You will be met by your guide in your hotel’s lobby for a brief orientation regarding tomorrow’s visit to the Citadel of Machu Picchu. Public hot springs are available in Aguas Calientes (small fee).
Day 06: Machu Picchu Tour- Train to Cusco
At the predetermined time you will be met in your hotel by your guide and taken by bus to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Spend 2 hours with your guide then have time on your own to explore. You will opportunities to hike to the Inca Bridge or the East Gate. When finished take any one of the continuous buses back down to Aguas Calientes in time for your train back to Cusco.
* Note: If you desire to climb Huayna Picchu please mention this to our sales agent to ensure your space.
Day 07: Cusco City Tour
In the afternoon you will be met at your hotel for unforgettable tours of the ruins just outside of Cusco. Visit the Temple of the Sun (Koricancha) and see how Spanish construction co-exists with fine Inca stonework.
Afterwards visit the ancient ceremonial sites of the Incas just outside of Cusco: the megalithic walls of Sacsayhuaman, the caves at Q’enqo, and the fortress of Pucapucara. You can also visit the baths, canals, aqueducts and waterfalls of Tambomachay. After completion of the tour you will be brought back to your hotel.
Day 08: Leisure Day in Cusco
Leisure day in Cusco to shop, visit San Pedro Market, San Blas and Cusco’s small streets rich in history. Your tourist ticket grants you admission to other sites that you can visit this day.
Day 09: Cusco-Lima flight. Depart Lima
Private transfer to Cusco airport for one hour flight to Lima.
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Our Services Include:
- All private transfers
- Lima-Cusco-Lima roundtrip airfare
- Accommodations in selected hotels
- Professional guides
- Private Tours
- Tourist tickets
- Train Tickets
- Meals according to itinerary
- Breakfasts included in hotels
- Personal assistance every day