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Culinary Tour of Peru
10 days from £3,560pp
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.
- Sacred Valley
- Machu Picchu
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 Lima
International outbound flight , Lima
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to 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 taxi ride from some of the best restaurants in the city.
Day 2 Lima
Your shared tour of Lima begins with a visit to the Huaca Pucllana, a pre-Inca site built around 500 AD. You will also visit the colonial centre of Lima, which is centred around the Plaza de Armas. In the evening you will have the chance to dine at some of Lima's famous gourmet restaurants on a culinary tour of the city.
Day 3 Cuzco
Your private driver will transfer you to the airport in time for the flight to Cuzco. Your private guide will be waiting for you in Cuzco to take you to your hotel. Take the afternoon to relax as you adapt to the altitude.
Day 4 Cuzco
Day 5 Cuzco
Day 6 Sacred Valley
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
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
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 International return flight
Cuzco , International return flight
Day 10 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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