Overview & Highlights
A luxury holiday staying in first class Belmond hotels. Arrive at the “Lost City” of Machu Picchu in the elegant Hiram Bingham train from Cusco, the Incas’ imperial capital. Fly to the Amazon for a deluxe wildlife cruise in a state-of-the-art expedition vessel, MV Aria.
Peru is a first-class holiday destination and deserves to be visited from first-class luxury hotels. Happily there is now an excellent choice and this holiday includes some of the best hotels in the country, many operating in prestigious the Belmond (formerly Orient Express) portfolio. from where you will take comfortable private excursions and have the opportunity to choose from a menu of top-quality restaurants. Visit Imperial Lima and colonial Cusco at the heart of the Inca empire and travel on the luxury Belmond Hiram Bingham train to the mountain-top citadel of Machu Picchu, where you'll spend the night at Belmond Palacio Nazarenas.
Embark the luxury yacht Aria Amazon, an exclusive, contemporary and very service-oriented vessel the design of which was inspired by the traditional Amazon river boat. From the deck and your air-conditioned cabin, you can enjoy jungle views, and there are guided wildlife excursions into the Amazon jungle.
- Half day excursion of colonial Lima including Larco pre-Columbian art museum
- Half day city tour of Cusco and the Sacsayhuamán Inca ruined fortress
- Full day excursion to indian village Chinchero, saltpans of Maras and Maray Inca site
- Full day excursion to the Sacred Valley, including Pisaq market and Ollantaytambo
- Hiram Bingham – Belmond (formerly Orient Express) train from Ollantaytambo toMachu Picchu
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Arrive in Lima and transfer to hotel on the Pacific coast in Miraflores.
Tour colonial Lima, visit Larco pre-Columbian art museum. Fly to Cusco.
Half day city tour of Cusco; visit Sacsayhuamán Inca fortress ruins.
Explore the Sacred Valley, including Pisaq market.
Excursion to Chinchero indian village, Maras saltpans and Moray Inca site.
Transfer to Ollantaytambo. Hiram Bingham train to Machu Picchu. Guided tour of the ruins.
Revisit Machu Picchu, return to Cusco by Vistadome train.
Fly to jungle city of Iquitos, board the Aria Amazon for 4 day Amazon cruise.
M/V Aria Amazon cruise with daily excursions.
Fly to Lima, overnight in Miraflores.
Transfer to Lima international airport.
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Having spent part of her childhood in Colombia and worked in Brazil and Costa Rica, Hannah's ties to Latin America run deep. Hannah is a much valued Travel Expert in our Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tours sales team.
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A former Journey Latin America tour leader, Sally spent 7 years working, travelling and living throughout Latin America before returning to the UK to help people arrange their own adventures to this wonderful destination.