14 Day Peruvian Legends
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|2017 Dates & Prices||2017 Dates & Prices|
|Dates||Land Only||Air & Land|
Prices do not include optional tours and gratuities for guides/tour managers.
Land only price does not include arrival/departure transfers, but does include flights Lima-Arequipa & Cuzco-Lima.
Passport numbers for all passengers must be submitted before documents can be issued.
Triples will be accommodated in a Suite at the Libertador Lago Titicaca.
Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. All travelers are responsible to check if a visa is required for all countries on their itinerary. For visa information, check our Visas page.
Is This Trip Right for You?
- Small groups of maximum 20 travelers guaranteed
- Round trip international flights Miami-Lima, Lima-Miami
Some departure dates may be offered from an alternate nearby airport. Check flight itinerary options when booking.
Other departure cities available. Click on date of departure for selection and prices
- Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
- All intra-flights: Lima-Arequipa & Cuzco-Lima
- 13 nights in First Class accommodations
- 3 nights Lima
- 1 night Arequipa
- 2 nights Colca
- 2 nights Puno
- 2 nights Sacred Valley
- 3 nights Cuzco
- Hotel porterage
- All transfers and sightseeing per itinerary in modern motor coach
- 28 meals: 13 breakfasts, 7 lunches & 8 dinners
- Vistadome train to Machu Picchu
- Services of local English-speaking tour manager throughout
- Comprehensive, guided sightseeing and entrance fees per itinerary
- Active itinerary with unique cultural features
- Thanks to our small group size, we can get to the heart of our destination, visit places that other tours miss, and get to know the locals.
- Visit the magnificent Larco Herrera Museum in Lima with its pre-Columbian masterpieces and stunning exhibition of gold and priceless jewels
- Stroll the cobbled streets of Arequipa and marvel at the superb examples of Spanish colonial architecture
- Travel to the dramatic Colca Canyon, thought to be twice as deep as the Grand Canyon -- view the flight of rare Andean condors
- Meet a humble Aymara family and learn about their farming methods, local customs, daily struggles and share a specially-prepared farm lunch
- Boat excursion to the fascinating floating Uros Islands where the indigenous people of the area - the Uros - live on tiny islands that dot the lake
- Stand in awe at the impressive Inca fortress of Ollantaytambo, the last stand of the Incas in their defense against the Spanish conquistadors
- Discover the crowning achievement of Inca ingenuity at the astonishing ancient citadel of Machu Picchu, the "Lost City of the Incas"
- Join a traditional Peruvian family for a delectable home-cooked dinner in their home along with an informative cultural exchange
Is This Trip Right for You?
This is an active trip. Our small group covers a lot of ground each day, and we spend 4-5 hours on our feet during tours. The pace is moderate, with 2 one-night stays, 4 two-nights stays, and 1 three-night stay. Two days require long transfers by shuttle bus. Some of our tours require walking over uneven surfaces or up and down steep slopes. We spend 3 nights in Cuzco at an altitude of 11,000 feet and 2 nights in Puno at 12,400 feet. We have many early mornings. This tour is not recommended for people who have difficulty walking or who have heart conditions.
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Ft. Washington, PA 19034 USA
Discovery Tours itineraries may contain suggestions for activities for your leisure time; these suggestions do not constitute a recommendation nor an endorsement of any specific service provider and the decision to participate in any such activities should be made independently.
This first class hotel is located nearby Parque Kennedy.Hotel Details
This superior first class hotel is located in Selva Alegre, just minutes from many tourist attractions.Hotel Details
This first class hotel is situated on the banks of the River Colca in the Colca Valley.Hotel Details
This Deluxe hotel is located on Esteves Island, overlooking Lake Titicaca.Hotel Details
This first class hotel is located in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas.Hotel Details
This deluxe hotel is located in the city center near to many historic monuments and cultural attractions.Hotel Details
- Tours purchased while travelling may cost an extra 10% or more
- Tours often sell out. Avoid disappointment
- Save your cash. Credit card processing may not be possible locally
- Travel insurance only covers services purchased prior to departure
- Book Online or call to book these tours up to 1 week before your departure
- The day the optionals operate varies by the day of the week
Journey outside the city to the incredible hillside fortress of Sacsayhuaman. The site is protected by a trio of colossal walls that zigzag alongside each other for more than 1000 feet. From the air, the complex resembles the head of a puma. Later, stop at Kenko, a holy place (huaca) where sacrifices were once held. While here, gain insight into the workings of a shaman (holy man) and tap your foot to the rhythms of a Peruvian panpipe during a private performance. Next, learn about local cuisine during a chef-led cooking class -- enjoy the results of your creation for lunch. End the day at the Almudena cemetery where you learn about local burial customs.
Details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.
|Day #12||21 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017||$109.00|
|01 Jan 2018 - 15 Jan 2019||$109.00|
The Peru trip was excellent. Scenery was spectacular, activities all very interesting. Tour guide Egbert was fantastic and extremely knowledgeable. Felt very well looked after. Accommodations and food were above expectations and very enjoyable. I would highly recommend the tour. Touring at high altitude was arduous but all part of the travel experience.Lynn N. QLD, Australia
Was one of the most memorable trips we have ever taken. Our tour guide Rolly was wonderful. Have never been on a tour before & highly recommend if going to Peru to see the highlights this is the way to go & Gate 1 Discovery is incredible.Beverly P. Fernandina, FL
Our trip was fabulous. Pavel, our guide, was the best resource that we ever could have wished for. He gave us so many opportunities to learn about the culture and to meet local people. Keep him happy! He is your best asset in Peru.Kathleen R. Cobourg, Canada
The Peru trip was wonderful. Machu Picchu is amazing and magical place. We had tremendously good, caring and empathetic guide, Jesus.Elena P. Chula Vista, CA
The trip was fabulous -- everything was so well organized and our accommodations were lovely! Our tour manager -- Rogger -- was a really great guy. I loved the small group and will definitely travel with you guys again! I have absolutely no complaints whatsoever.Bonita G. Amarillo, TX
I have so many great things to say about this trip, I don't even know where to begin! First of all, our guide Rene- the best!! I've traveled to many places and I've had many guides, but he is by far one of the best, most compassionate and knowledgable tour guides I've ever had. He made us feel like family. The nature of the Discovery Tour was fantastic. I have traveled with Gate 1 before, and I loved how Discovery went off the typical tourist path and we were able to discover things we otherwise wouldn't have been able to in a larger group. From having lunch and dinner with local families, visiting the school, everything felt very personal and I don't think I've ever interacted with so many locals on a vacation. Amazing trip! Wish I were still there!Louis P. Miami Lakes, FL
We had a great trip, a great guide and wonderful hotels and so much to see. And, as always with travel, we learned a lot about the People and their history.Allen C. Tuckahoe, NJ
It was an amazing trip. We've experienced a lot during it. We enjoyed all the services provided by Gate 1 and for sure will have more trips with your company. We've also told the members in the group about our other Gate 1 trips and they expressed will continue to go with Gate 1 in the future too.Cicely Z. Vienna, VA