£1499pp – Peru: 11-nt guided tour w/flights & Machu Picchu
Dormant volcanoes, thermal springs, canyons and glistening blue lakes -- Peru has boundless beauty
Peru has an "immense wealth of sights and experiences" that's "ripe for exploring", says Rough Guides. With this exclusive 11-night guided tour from Lumle Holidays, you'll visit the 15th-century Inca city of Machu Picchu, take a trip across Lake Titicaca and spend a night in a homestay with a local family for £1499 per person.
- Flights from the UK to Lima, from Lima to Arequipa, and from Cusco to the UK
- Shared group transfers** throughout, in an air-conditioned vehicle
- Two nights at the El Tambo hotel, Lima
- One night at the Casa Andina Standard Arequipa
- One night at the Casa Andina Standard Colca
- One night at the Casa Andina Standard Puno
- One night at a homestay with a local family on Amantani Island
- One further night at the Casa Andina Standard Puno
- Four nights at the Hotel Suenos del Inka, Cusco
- Daily breakfast, five lunches and one dinner
- Excursions with entrance fees and guides
Depart from London Heathrow on 10 February or 1 March, 2019.
You can also travel on the following dates:
- £1699 per person… 16 January
- £1799 per person… 4 April; 6 September; 4, 11 October
Your trip will start with a 2-night stay in Lima, where you'll get a guided tour of the city, including the historic centre (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the 16th-century cathedral and the Larco Museum. When we visited the city, we loved eating at the cevicherias, where you'll find the freshest seafood cooked in zesty lime juice.
On your second full day in Peru, you'll take a short flight to Arequipa, from where you'll start your trip into Colca Valley -- one of the world's deepest canyons. The area is scattered with volcanoes and thermal springs, and there's still a strong traditional Peruvian culture in the villages.
After a night in the valley, you'll continue to Puno, which will be the launchpad for your trip on Lake Titicaca, which is on the border of Peru and Bolivia and is the largest lake in South America. Spend a night on Amantani Island, where you'll have dinner and stay with a local family. You'll also visit Taquile Island and the floating Uros Islands, where you'll find traditional crafts and clothing, as well as incredible views.
Next, you'll head to Cusco, which is an ideal base for trips to the Sacred Valley and is particularly atmospheric at night, when its historic plazas are lit up. On your final full day, you'll visit Machu Picchu. The Inca City is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the ruins -- set between two forest-clad Andean peaks -- are a must-see on a trip to Peru.
Solo travellers can book this deal from £2449.
Transfers & baggage
Both are included.
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