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Incas uncovered: Cuzco, Sacred Valley & Machu Picchu

8 days from $3,330pp

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

Itinerary highlights

  • Perfect for a family trip.

  • Take a privately guided tour of Machu Picchu.

  • Explore the former Inca capital of Cuzco.

  • Bike, hike, or raft your way through the Sacred Valley.

Price includes

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  • Lima
  • Cuzco
  • Sacred Valley of Incas
  • Machu Picchu
  • Cuzco
  • Lima

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Day 1 Lima


Arriving in Lima, you're met by your private guide and assisted to your hotel where you will rest up for the evening before beginning your journey further in to Peru.

Day 2 Cuzco

Lima , Cuzco

This morning you will return to the airport for your flight to Cuzco. Upon arrival in Cuzco you will be met at the airport and driven to your hotel via private transfer. The rest of the day and evening will be yours to enjoy at your leisure as you acclimatize to the high altitude.

Day 3 Cuzco


Enjoy a guided tour of the highlights of Cuzco and nearby Inca ruins.

Day 4 Sacred Valley of Incas

Cuzco , Sacred Valley of Incas

Make your way through the Sacred Valley with visits to one of the most vibrant market's in Peru, the agricultural terraces of Moray, and salt pans at Maras.

Day 5 Sacred Valley of Incas

Sacred Valley of Incas

Further explore the Sacred Valley with a day of mountain biking, whitewater rafting (seasonal), hiking, or a number of adventures.

Day 6 Machu Picchu

Sacred Valley of Incas , 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 whitewater 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 7 Cuzco

Machu Picchu , Cuzco

Take the morning to return to Machu Picchu on your own before returning to Cuzco. Take your final night in Cuzco to wander the colonial streets and enjoy a meal in one of the city's excellent restaurants.

Day 8 Return home

Cuzco , Lima

Take a private transfer to Cuzco's airport for your flight to Lima, then catch your onward international connection.

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