Transfer to the Hotel in Lima. We start the City Tour at around 01:00 pm, having a panoramic view of the "Huaca Pucllana", which was a very sacred Inca precinct. Then we are going to visit the Historical Center, San Martin Square, the Main Square, the Government Palace, the Archbishop Palace, the Municipal Palace, the Cathedral, we will enter the Convent of San Francisco which is a legacy of Art Colonial of all Latin America; after that we will see the main districts of Modern Lima as San Isidro, El Olivar and Miraflores, and its residential, commercial and tourist areas, the panoramic and spectacular view to the Pacific Ocean.
Transfer from the hotel to the airport and from the airport in Cusco to the hotel.
In the afternoon at 13h starts the city tour: “Plaza de Armas” or main square which was also the center of the Inca Empire, its Cathedral of the colonial period, the Inca Temple of “Qoricancha” or Temple of the Sun; then we are going to visit the complexes of Sacsayhuaman, monument of 3 platforms in a zigzag shape with huge stones; Qenqo, an important and sacred place for Inca’s ceremonies; Pucapucara which was part of defense of Cusco in Spanish conquest times and finally Tambomachay which was possibly considered like the temple of the water, there are aqueducts that run through the terraced rocks; from this place we descend back to the city.
Early in the morning we are going to Ollantaytambo station to board the train to Aguas Calientes, then we will take the ascension buses to the citadel of Machu Picchu, arriving you will have a guided tour for 2 hour approx., we will visit its temples, squares, Andean terraces, palaces, intiwatana or solar clock, its water fountains built on the rock and others places of interest. After the guided tour you can visit the citadel on your own. At the right time we will descend by bus, arriving at the train station to return to Cusco, transfer to the hotel.
We pick you up from the Hotel and take you to the airport or terminal.