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Luxury Peru tour

13 days from $9,605pp

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

    Places visited:

  • Lima
  • Arequipa
  • Colca Canyon
  • Titilaka
  • Puno
  • Cuzco
  • Sacred Valley of Incas
  • Machu Picchu
  • Arequipa - beautiful colonial architecture and the Santa Catalina convent.

  • Colca Canyon - breathtaking scenery and home to the Andean condor.

  • Machu Picchu - the jewel in the Inca crown.

Audley Travel specialist Carley

What our specialists say...

A classic Peru itinerary taking in a mixture of the country's vast array of highlights at a leisurely pace whilst staying in the best possible accommodation, often taking extended stays to appreciate the facilities on offer. Visit the highlights of the stunning Colca Canyon, mystical and serene Lake Titicaca, city of Cuzco and incredible Machu Picchu.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Lima
  • Arequipa
  • Colca Canyon
  • Titilaka
  • Puno
  • Cuzco
  • Sacred Valley of Incas
  • Cuzco
  • Machu Picchu
  • Cuzco
  • Lima

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Arequipa

Lima , Arequipa

Arrive in Lima this morning and take a connecting flight to the pretty colonial city of Arequipa. You will be met by your guide and taken to your hotel in the historic centre. You have the afternoon to enjoy relaxed time in the central square.

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Day 2 Arequipa

Arequipa

Private guided tour of Arequipa including a visit to the Santa Catalina Convent - a beautiful walled city within the city itself. In the afternoon if you want to explore further you could visit the remains of the Inca mummy, Juanita, at the Santuarios Andinos Museum.

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Day 3 Colca Canyon

Arequipa , Colca Canyon

Private transfer through stunning scenery into the Colca Valley. You will pass herds of grazing llama and vicuna overlooked by towering volcanoes. You will reach your hotel in the afternoon, perfect timing for a dip in the hotel's private thermal springs.

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Day 4 Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon

Morning excursion to Condors Cross to look for the famous Andean condor. After this your journey takes you back through the pretty countryside, and past picturesque Andean villages. Afternoon to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Colca Canyon. Walks locally can be arranged if you prefer to be a bit more active.

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Day 5 Titilaka

Colca Canyon , Titilaka

Another scenic journey from the Colca Canyon to Puno on the shores of Lake Titicaca, with your private chauffeur-guide. Should you wish we can arrange for you to visit the burial mounds at Silustani, near Puno en route.

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Day 6 Titilaka

Titilaka

Pick from a menu of small group excursions on Lake Titicaca today. These include trips onto the beautiful lake, walking and visiting local villages.

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Day 7 Titilaka

Titilaka

Further excursions from your luxury hotel on the lake, or alternatively head inland to see some of the local communities - be as active or laid back as you like.

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Day 8 Cuzco

Titilaka , Puno , Cuzco

Today take the iconic Andean Explorer train across the stunning altiplano to Cuzco. Enjoy a three course lunch and afternoon tea served on board. You will be met at the station and drive to your hotel.

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Day 9 Cuzco

Cuzco

Private half day tour of the majestic city of Cuzco and a number of the nearby Incan ruins. You'll also visit the local market, which makes for a fascinating insight into local life. Your afternoon is yours to relax and explore the city further.

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Day 10 Cuzco

Sacred Valley of Incas , Cuzco

Full day privately guided tour of the stunning Sacred Valley of the Incas. You will visit a colourful local market as well as the Inca ruins at Pisac and Ollantaytambo. There are options for visiting other sites and ruins instead, or even do some walking or cycling, just let us know what you prefer.

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Day 11 Machu Picchu

Cuzco , Machu Picchu

Travel from Cuzco to Machu Picchu town on the iconic Hiram Bingham train. Upon arrival take the coach to the ruins with your guide and have a fascinating guided tour of the site.

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Day 12 Cuzco

Machu Picchu , Cuzco

You will have the opportunity to explore the ruins again at your own leisure today - we recommend arriving early to explore in the mystical morning light. Take the Hiram Bingham train back to Cuzco this afternoon.

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Day 13 Return home

Cuzco , Lima

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima in time for your onward international connection.

Rachel, an Audley Travel specialist
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