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Culinary Tour of Peru

9 days from CAD4,495pp

What is tailor made? 100% custom | Exceptional experiences | Hand-picked guides | Lodging with character | Designed to your schedule, budget & interests

Itinerary highlights

  • Take a privately guided tour of Machu Picchu.

  • Visit local villages and markets in the Sacred Valley that aren't on the tourist trail.

  • Explore the former Inca capital of Cuzco.

  • Dine at some of the most highly revered restaurants in the world.

Price includes

In destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
All accommodations
  • Lima
  • Cuzco
  • Sacred Valley of Incas
  • Machu Picchu
  • Cuzco

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Lima

Lima

Upon arrival in Lima you will be met by your driver and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel. Your hotel is located just a few minutes walk or ride from some of the best restaurants in the city.

Day 2 Lima

Lima

Your private culinary tour of Peru begins with a visit to the local market. You will be able to try different fruits and juices before heading to the cathedral. Lunch is in a local ceviche restaurant and you spend the rest of the day free. Use this evening to dine at one of Peru's famous gourmet restaurants.

Day 3 Cuzco

Lima , Cuzco

Your private driver will transfer you to the airport in time for the flight to Cuzco in the Andes. Your private guide will be waiting to take you to your hotel. Take the afternoon to relax as you adapt to the altitude.

Day 4 Cuzco

Cuzco

Your private guide will take you to San Pedro market, Cuzco's main market where you can try exotic fruits or buy regional spices for instance. You will also visit the main sites around the main square.

Day 5 Cuzco

Cuzco

The Southern Valley of Cuzco is a little visited area. You will visit the Inca site of Tipon and a small town to sample local tastes and see a slice of day to day life with a visit to the market.

Day 6 Sacred Valley of Incas

Cuzco , Sacred Valley of Incas

Enjoy a privately guided tour of the archaeological site of Pisac which is a feat of Inca engineering. You will then have some free time at the handicraft market near to the ruins. You will then traverse the valley to participate in a typical pachamanca lunch that involves cooking local produce and meats in an earthen heaven against the beautiful backdrop of the Andes.

Day 7 Machu Picchu

Sacred Valley of Incas , Machu Picchu

Transfer to the station to board your train to Aguas Calientes, the small town at the foot of Machu Picchu. This afternoon, take a private guided tour of the magnificent Inca citadel. Back at the hotel, enjoy a complimentary pisco sour at the bar and learn the history of this classic Peruvian cocktail.

Day 8 Cuzco

Machu Picchu , Cuzco

You will have a free morning to explore Machu Picchu again at your own leisure. Should you wish to climb one of the surrounding mountains we can book that for you. Take the train back to Cuzco this afternoon, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 9 Return home

Cuzco

Enjoy one last morning at leisure. Your guide will take you back to the airport in time for the international flight.

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