5D/4N PERU, NATURE AND COLOR
Cusco - Machu Picchu - Vinicunca - Humantay Lagoon
DAY 1: CUSCO | INC: -
Arrival in Cusco, meet and greet at the airport, transfer to your hotel. Stay in Cusco.
DAY 2: CUSCO/MACHU PICCHU/CUSCO | INC: B/L.
According to the season, we will go to the Poroy train station or Ollantaytambo train station, where we will depart by train to visit one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. We arrive at the Aguas Calientes station where our staff will assist us on boarding the bus to go up the winding road to Machu Picchu, amid a spectacular view of the Urubamba River and its canyon. The Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, will astonish us with its terraces, ceremonial shrines, steps and urban areas. Energy is all around us. After a guided visit, we will have lunch at one of the restaurants in the area. At the arranged time, we will return to Cusco and will be transferred to the hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 3: FD MOUNTAIN OF THE 7 COLORS - VINICUNCA | INC: BB/BL.
Very early in the morning, we will start our journey across “Valle Sur” toward Quechuyno, which is the starting point of our hike to the Cerro Colorado or 7-color Mountain, located about 100 km. southeast of Cusco city. Boxed breakfast included. After arriving Quechuyno, we will start our hike to reach the control center and enter this mystical place. During our walk we will observe how colors around us change due to the weather. We will reach an altitude of 5000 meters, approximately, which is the top of this mysterious mountain. Geological formations will reveal all its splendor; the contrast of the blue sky creates a formidable line between the coast desert and the Amazon jungle, guided by the beautiful Ausangate. We will return to Cusco along the same road.
DAY 4: HUMANTAY LAGOON | INC: B/L.
Very early in the morning, we will start our road trip to the Mollepata town, our first stop. We will continue to Soraypampa, starting point of our trek. Along the way, we will appreciate different ecological floors, beautiful landscapes and the imposing snow-capped Humantay and Salkantay mountains. After an hour and a half of hiking, we will arrive at the impressive Humantay lagoon? located at 4200 m.a.s.l. Its’ turquoise and crystalline colors contrast with the majestic snow-capped mountains of the area. We will return along the same road for lunch and at the coordinated time we will return to Cusco for overnight stay.
DAY 5: CUSCO | INC: B.
|Jose Antonio Cusco||719|
- Transfers airport / hotel / train station / hotel / airport
- FD Machu Picchu excursion (Expedition Train) - Buffet lunch
- FD Mountain of the 7 colors hike - Vinicunca
- FD Humantay Lagoon hike
- 4 nights of accommodation in Cusco with daily breakfast
- Rates per pax, 15% commissionable.
- Valid for bookings until April 15th, 2018
- Traveling dates: up to 31 July, 2018
- Shared services in English.
- Subject to availability.
- Does not apply for Easter, Inti Raymi and Our National holidays (Jul 27-29).