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The Andean Explorer: Cuzco, Machu Picchu, and Lake Titicaca
11 days from £4,680pp
Take a privately guided tour of Machu Picchu.
Explore the former Inca capital of Cuzco.
Traverse the Andean countryside in style on-board the Belmond Andean Explorer.
Watch the sunrise over the placid shores of Lake Titicaca.
- 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. Arriving in Lima, you're met by your private guide and assisted to your hotel for the evening.
Day 2 Cuzco
You will make your way back to the airport for your flight to Cuzco. Upon arrival in Cuzco you will be met at the airport by your driver and taken to your hotel by private transfer. This afternoon should be spent at your leisure as you acclimatize to the high altitude.
Day 3 Cuzco
Day 4 Sacred Valley
Day 5 Machu Picchu
Start today with a privately guided tour of the ruins of Ollantaytambo before taking the one and a half hour train journey to Machu Picchu with your guide. The journey traces the edge of the white-water Urubamba River as it twists through the increasingly steep-sided valley. From your seat, you’ll spot a series of Incan sites before arriving at Aguas Calientes. After disembarking from the train you will take a short bus journey up to Machu Picchu for your privately guided tour of the Inca citadel.
Day 6 Cuzco
Day 7 Cuzco
Board the train in Cuzco and traverse the beautiful Peruvian countryside aboard the Belmond Andean Explorer train. As part of the all-inclusive service you’ll enjoy tea time and dinner and the open bar when you aren't taking in the views from the observation car. You will spend the night on-board outside of Lake Titicaca.
Day 8 Puno
Awake at Lake Titicaca and watch sunrise over this mythical lake then enjoy breakfast on-board. Afterwards, there is the option to include a small group excursion on to the lake before enjoying lunch on the lake. In the afternoon you will return to the train for tea time, cocktail hour, dinner, and continue your journey to Arequipa.
Day 9 Arequipa
An early morning breakfast on-board is followed by a day of activities that include Lake Saracocha and the Sumbay Caves. You will then have the option to disembark and visit the Colca Canyon or continue on to the white city of Arequipa and enjoy a panoramic city tour with a small group.
Day 10 International return flight
Arequipa , International return flight
Day 11 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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