13 days, 12 nights

Cultural and Amazonic Journey

Days Places (activities) Overnight
Day 1 Lima (late arrival and sleep and the Airport hotel) Lima
Day 2 Tambopata (Lima to Pto. Maldonado immersion in the amazon jungle) Amazon Jungle
Day 3 Tambopata (activities in the amazon jungle, watch exotic animals) Amazon Jungle
Day 4 Tambopata (visit Tambopata reserve an amazing place) Amazon Jungle
Day 5 Sacred Valley (lima to Cusco, visit Maras Moray and Chincheros, cultural interchange) Sacred Valley
Day 6 Machupicchu (scenic train to Machupicchu and visit all the most important Inca place) Machupicchu
Day 7 Cusco (back from Machupicchu to Cusco, enjoy the magic city of Incas) Cusco
Day 8 Pisaq “Andean community” (live this day in an Andean community and visit Pisaq fortress) Cusco
Day 9 Cusco (visit Cusco in the best city tour, colonial neighborhood and old Incas Fortress) Cusco
Day 10 Sun rout “from Cusco to Puno” (traveling visits Raqcchi, Andahuaylillas Chapel and Pikillaqta) Puno
Day 11 Taquile (visit Incas island of Taquile and live a day immersed in the culture of Titicaca” Taquile
Day 12 Titicaca (sailing visiting Flora and Fauna of the ancestral Lake Titicaca) Puno
Day 13 Lima (Travel from Puno to Lima, thanks for your visit)  

Live the most amazing journey in the Peruvian Amazon and watch the most beautiful animals of our country, sail in Titicaca Lake in a cultural tour. Discover one of the seven wonders “Machupicchu” and the history that Incas leaved for us in Cusco and the sacred Valley and immerse for a day in an Andean Community

Summary:

  • Welcome to amazon Jungle animals view
  • Tour to Tres Chimbadas in the amazon jungle
  • Canopy walk.
  • Tour to Parrot Clay Lick
  • Visit the Butterfly’s house.
  • Visit Chincheros church and terraces.
  • Demonstration of hand-woven dye in alpaca fiber by Chincheros community.
  • Visit the wonderful circular terraces of Moray.
  • Appreciate the only salt flats of Maras, a magical place in the middle of the sacred valley of the Incas.
  • Visit the Ollantaytambo Fortress, the Inca city gate to Machupicchu
  • Train trip with incredible panoramic view of the road to Machupicchu.
  • MACHUPICCHU guided walk, sun and condor temple, the sun’s door, viewpoint of all Machupicchu, solar clock and history of the place.
  • You will sleep in “Aguas calientes” where we can enjoy the nocturnal hot springs.
  • Cusco city tour, churches, colonial streets and main places.
  • Visit the “Qoricancha” temple.
  • Visit the Cusco cathedral; see colonial oil paintings and catholic art.
  • Visit the “Sacsayhuaman” fortress and the white Christ.
  • Visit Qenqo, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay, ancient Inca villages
  • Andahuaylillas church, painted as the Sistine Chapel (ceiling and walls).
  • Visit RACCHI, 11m high stone and mud monument.
  • Visit the town of Pucara, archaeological remains and demonstration of clay pottery (famous mud bulls).
  • Visit Pre-Inca Island of Taquile
  • Sunrise overlooking Lake Titicaca.
  • Visit to the oldest floating island of Uros.
  • Cultural experience with typical dances and typical Andean trout lunch.
  • Tour of Lake Titicaca watching the flora and fauna.

Included:

  • Private transportation and personalized tours
  • All tours shared in the Amazon jungle
  • All private transfers
  • Personal guide English speaker
  • All entrance tickets
  • All days Accommodation
  • All local flights
  • Panoramic view Train To Machupicchu
  • All  breakfast and lunches (Dinners only in Amazon jungle)
  • VIP bus to Machupicchu and hot waters
  • Private boat in Titicaca lake
  • Personal assistance from the office.

Not Included:

  • Tips.

Why our service?

  • FIRST CLASS SERVICE from the moment you arrive until the moment you leave; we make you feel an extraordinary experience with the most professional service. We choose the hotels, restaurants, and first-class experiences carefully for your greatest enjoyment.
  • PRIVATE, MODERN AND SAFE TRANSPORTATION with experienced drivers and all the required insurance policies, provided in a very private way to the different places of the tour you choose.
  • OUR EXPERT GUIDES are bilingual professionals that will make you feel comfortable throughout the trip, explaining in an entertaining and detailed way what you need know.
  • DO IT YOUR WAY. Your trip can start and end the day you choose and you can customize your trip, as you like.
  • 100% FLEXIBILITY. Our drivers and guides will be happy to please you if you want to stop and take more time at any attraction or modify your package as best suits you in terms of dates and attractions.
  • WE GIVE MORE THAN OTHERS showing you the best of our culture and traditions so that you have an unforgettable experience.
  • SAFE AND EASY PAYMENT. Once you choose your trip, we will send you an account number where the initial deposit will be 25% and you will receive our contract. 40 days before starting the trip the remaining amount will be due. We accept all types of credit and debit cards through Visa verified, payment link and PayPal (both will have a surcharge of 5%)
  • SIMPLE RESERVATION PROCESS. You choose the date of your trip, the destination and provide all the required information. Within 1 hour during office hours, and 5 hours on weekends, we will send you the cost and the details of your trip.
IN THE MORNING, Most international flights arriving in Peru late, unfortunately in Peru we have no national connections at dawn. So we have excellent hotel options to spend the night and wait for the national connection, your Private driver will pick you up from the airport when you arrive and take you to the hotel that are in intermediations of the airport. (Comfort) Live Peru uses hotel “SEAMENS” that is outside the airport,(Premium) Live Peru uses the Hotel “HOLIDAY IN ”that is outside the airport and for (Luxury) Live Peru option use the“ COSTA DEL SOL ”Hotel that is located inside the airport. For all options, your private driver will transfer you to and from the airport when you arrive and when you have to take your connection.
IN THE MORNING, Your private driver will take you to the airport so you can take your connecting flight to the city of Puerto Maldonado.

Once arrival from Lima, we will welcome you at the airport and drive you to our Puerto Maldonado headquarters. We will ask you to pack only the necessary gear for your next few days, and leave the rest at our safe deposit. This helps us keep the boats and cargo light. We drive 20 kilometers to the Tambopata River Port, entering the Native Community of “Infierno”. The port is a communal business.

IN THE AFTERNOON, The forty-five-minute boat ride from the Tambopata Port to our accommodation, will take us into the Community´s Primary Forest Private Reserve. Once arrival, the lodge manager will welcome you and brief you with important navigation and security tips. A twenty-minute walk from our accommodation leads to the 30-meter scaffolding canopy tower. A banister staircase running through the middle provides safe access to the platforms above. From atop you get spectacular views of the vast expanse of standing forest cut by the Tambopata River winding through the middle.
IN THE MORNING, we will go to Three Chimbadas is thirty minutes by boat and forty-five minutes hiking from our accommodation. Once there you will paddle around the lake in a catamaran, searching for the resident family of nine giant river otters (seen by 60% of our lake visitors) and other lakeside wildlife such as caiman, hoatzin and horned screamers. Otters are most active from dawn to eight or nine AM. This clay lick is only a twenty-minute walk from our lodge. From a blind located about twenty meters away you will see dozens of parrots and parakeets descended on most clear mornings to ingest the clay on a riverbank.

A twenty-minute boat drive downriver leads you to a trail designed by the staff of the Ñape Center. The Center Ñape is a communal organization that produces medicines out of forest plants and administers them to patients who choose their little clinic. They have produced a trail, which explains the different medicinal (and other) uses of selected plants. You will have the option of hiking at night, when most of the mammals are active but rarely seen. Much easier to find are frogs with shapes and sounds as bizarre as their natural histories.
This morning, you will visit the Parrot Clay Lick. This clay lick is only twenty minutes’ walk from the lodge. From a blind located about twenty meters away, you will see dozens of parrots and parrots that descend on the clearest mornings to ingest the clay on the shore of a river. Then, we will leave the Posada Amazonas lobby and embark on a two-hour walk crowned by the largest tree in the area, a giant walk along the Ceiba trail. During the walk, we will focus on the natural history of the rainforest and its main taxonomic groups. Then, after lunch, we will take a 30-minute boat trip downriver to a full farm in the community of Infierno. The owner cultivates a diverse variety of popular and unknown Amazonian crops. In your garden, almost all plants and trees have a purpose.
We retrace our river and road trip back to Puerto Maldonado, where we will give you a unique memory of your trip and you can board your plane to the city of Cusco.

Continuing with the tour we will go to the sacred valley of the Incas where will have Peruvian lunch in an exclusive restaurant. After lunch, we will go to OLLANTAYTAMBO the only city where the inhabitants still habit in the middle of Inca city. There we will visit the fortress at the summit of the mountain with a huge Inca monument Inca, monoliths and stone terraces, after the visit we will take you to your hotel where you can rest from your long trip.
IN THE MORNING Your private driver will wait for you to take you to the train station to star our travel to MACHUPICCHU, You will board panoramic view train in a scenic travel with amazing mountains and the begin of the jungle and after 1:30 hours you will reach the city of “Aguas Calientes”. Your private guide will take you to the bus stations and accompany you to know the citadel.

IN THE AFTERNON You will tour the viewpoint, the temple of the sun and the condor, the impressive terraces and stone houses and the water channels. You can also visit the Sun gate and see the vegetation that coexists with the Inca monuments, all the time our guide will tell you about the history of this place, you will have time to explore the place where you can take several short walks and take pictures. Very time your guide will explain you everything about the place and you will discover why is one of the seven wonders.

After our visit, we will return to “Aguas Calientes” where we will have lunch in an exclusive restaurant and then take them to your hotel, so you can rest, we recommend you to know the hot springs; it is a relaxing and wonderful place to rest and feel in a magical place.
At mid-morning after enjoying one of the most beautiful places on the planet we will go to the train station to return to the city of Ollantaytambo, there your private driver will be waiting for you to take you back to the city of Cusco. In the way we will visit Chincheros community where we will visit the old church made in a place of Inca ruins and will learn about textiles from the Andean communities made by hand. Then we will go to the wonderful circular ruins of MORAY, a place where the Incas planted agricultural products in an extraordinary way. After we will go to the salt flats of MARAS, place where from the Inca time, they continue to extract salt and we will walk through the salt flats. Then we will leave at your hotel for you can rest.
IN THE MORNING We will pick you up from your hotel in a private van; take you after 1 hour from the city of Cusco we´ll arrive to the community AMARU in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where you will have the opportunity to learn about an Andean community and its habitants. You will learn the way to make textiles using alpaca wool and natural dyes, manufacture of belts, bags, pillows and blankets by hand; we will see how the Andean potatoes are sown and harvested, we will taste freshly harvested potato accompanied with natural peppers and we will have a traditional Andean lunch.

IN THE AFTERNOON, then we will go to the PISAQ fortress, an important military and religious Inca place on the top of a mountain. A place with a beautiful view of the entire sacred valley and several terraces, after the tour, we will take you back to your hotel in Cusco, so, you can rest
IN THE MORNING, we will start the day picking you up from your hotel in private transportation to make a city tour of the most representative colonial places in Cusco. “QORICANCHA” is the first place we will visit. It is a Catholic church built on ruins of an Inca temple dedicated to the Sun. Then we will finish our tour visiting the CATHEDRAL of the city to see the beautiful renaissance canvases. Then we will go to lunch to an exclusive restaurant.

IN THE AFTERNOON after lunch, we will take you to “SACSAYHUAMAN", an Inca fortress with large stonewalls joined with amazing precision. We will visit the huge terraces and round yard and then the famous WHITE CHRIST, guardian of the city of Cusco. We will continue the tour visiting the Inca city of "QENQO" surrounded by beautiful forests next to the ruins. We finish our tour with a visit to the monuments of "PUCA PUCARA", a resting place of the Incas and an important ceremonial place. Before returning, we will visit "TAMBOMACHAY" place of beautiful water sources created in stone by the Incas. Then your driver will take you back to your hotel.
IN THE MORNING: We will pick you up in a private transport from your hotel to take you to travel for 8 - 9 hours to Puno. On our way we will visit the ANDAHUAYLILLAS church (known as the Peruvian Sistine chapel) then we will stop at the Inca temple of RAQCHI, where you will see 11 meter high monuments built to worship the god Wiracocha (the sun). After that, we will go to the city of Sicuani where we will have a traditional Peruvian buffet.

IN THE AFTERNOON: After lunch we will pass by “LA RAYA” point where Cusco and Puno border, a place of hot springs and a small volcano of 4 meters, continuing with the road we will arrive at “PUKARA” where we will visit ancient ruins and see how they make the famous “Bulls of pukara ”made of mud by hand. Approximately 5-6 pm we will arrive to Puno through a descent where you can appreciate Lake Titikaka. We will take you to your hotel.
IN THE MORNING, we will pick you up from your hotel in our private van to take you to the port of Puno. We board a boat to take a ride on the highest navigable lake in the world. “The Titicaca Lake" where our destination will be know the floating islands of the lake "UROS" small islands handmade with the traditional plant called Totora, where you can see the ancient dances and boats made of the same material, we will also take a ride on one of these boats by the lake.

IN THE AFTERNOON, The destination will be the "TAQUILE" island, where there is a pre-Inca culture with ancient roads and arches of more than 800 years overlooking the lake. We will visit a traditional family house on the island where we will see how to make textiles and food in a way ancestral, the residents of the community prepare a lunch based on freshly harvested fish and supplies. On this island, we will sleep in a house of a traditional villager with all modern comforts and we will make a bonfire at night on the lake beach.
IN THE MORNING, We will wake up with a fabulous view of the lake and the villagers will prepare a soft Andean breakfast to enjoy the day, in the morning, we will tour the whole island of TAQUILE, enjoying the view and the daily tasks of the villagers, we will learn how to harvest native potatoes of the island.

AFTERNOON: After enjoying the charms of the island, we will walk along the Lake and return to Puno in our private boat observing the flora and fauna of the place. Finishing the tour, we will take you to the port where your private driver will take you to your hotel.
IN THE MORNING, after having an incredible Adventure, our private driver will take you to the airport of the city of Juliaca where we will give you a unique memory of your trip and you can board your plane to the city of Lima to take your international connection.
COMFORT

All fully Private Tour and personalized


All private transfers


All breakfast and lunches


The best selected of “3 stars Hotels”


Train to Machupicchu «Expedition» panoramic


One-way train to Machupicchu «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic, return «Expedition» panoramic


Machupicchu train «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic


All domestic flights


Shared VIP bus from Cusco to Puno (sun road)


Boat Private Boat in Titicaca lake


Private assistance from the office


Amazon jungle: Eco Amazonia Program

$ USD
Price per person
PREMIUM

All fully Private Tour and personalized


All private transfers


All breakfast and lunches


The best selected “4 star” hotels or boutique hotels


Train to Machupicchu «Expedition» panoramic


One-way train to Machupicchu «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic, return «Expedition» panoramic


Machupicchu train «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic


All domestic flights


Shared VIP bus from Cusco to Puno (sun road)


Shared Private Boat in Titicaca lake


Private assistance from the office


Amazon jungle: Amazon posada Program

$ USD
Price per person
LUXURY

All fully Private Tour and personalized


All private transfers


All breakfast and lunches


The best selected luxury “5 y 4  stars” hotels


Train to Machupicchu «Expedition» panoramic


One-way train to Machupicchu «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic, return «Expedition» panoramic


Machupicchu train «Vista Dome» 360 ° panoramic


All domestic flights


Private Van from Cusco to Puno (sun road)


Private Boat in Titicaca lake


Private assistance from the office


Amazon jungle: amazon refugee a la carte Program

$ USD
Price per person

Accommodations

Hotel Homestay Taquile

Taquile Island

Hotel Eco Amazonia

Amazon Jungle

Hotel Xima

Puno

Hotel Tikawasi

Cusco

Hotel Ferre

Machupicchu

Hotel Seamen’s

Lima Airport

Hotel Homestay Taquile

Taquile Island

Hotel Posada Amazonas

Amazon Jungle

Hotel Casa Andina Premium

Puno

Hotel Antigua Casona San Blas

Cusco

Hotel El Mapi

Machupicchu

Hotel Holliday Inn

Lima Airport

Hotel Homestay Taquile

Taquile Island

Hotel Refugio Amazonas

Amazon Jungle

GHL Hotel Lago Titicaca

Puno

Hotel Casa Cartagena

Cusco

Hotel Inkaterra Pueblo

Machupicchu

Hotel Tambo del Inka

Sacred Valley

Hotel Costa del Sol

Lima Airport

Transportation

Hyundi Accent or similar

1-2 PASSENGERS “COMFORT”

Hyundai tucson or similar

1-2 PASSENGERS “PREMIUM AND LUXURY”

Hyundai H1 or similar

1-4 PASSENGERS “COMFORT, PREMIUM AND LUXURY”

Mercedez Benz short sprinter or similar

5-8 PASSENGERS “COMFORT, PREMIUM AND LUXURY”

Mercedez Benz long sprinter or similar

8-14 PASSENGERS “COMFORT, PREMIUM AND LUXURY”

Hyundai bus county or similar

15-40 PASSENGERS “COMFORT, PREMIUM AND LUXURY”

Transportation around Peru

Train service to machupicchu

For our tour to Machupicchu, «Live Peru» uses the companies «Peru Rail and Inca Rail» to transport our passengers, the trains are comfortable and with a panoramic view, for this trip two services are offered.

Train vista dome

Service with 360 ° panoramic view, “For nature-loving travelers looking to be in touch with the environment,” This is the phrase that describes the “Vistadome”, The seats are leather and quite comfortable, with more space for feet and arms than the Expedition has. They are distributed in rows for two people. The Vistadome has fully panoramic windows and includes windows on the roof, which will allow an unsurpassed view of the landscape. The windows are much larger than in the Expedition. In addition, it will provide you with a constant guide to all the places the train is going through.

At Vistadome snacks are served in crockery. It includes muffins, seasonal fruit and a cold or hot drink of your choice. All snacks are prepared with Andean ingredients. To everything mentioned above, we can add that on the return to Cusco, the Vistadome offers its passengers a live show with typical dances from Peru, and a parade with fine alpaca garments.

Train expedition

Service with panoramic view of a beautiful trip, for all the adventurous travelers who seek to discover each destination with an incredible view”, This is the phrase with which this service is described.

The Expedition is equipped with quite comfortable leather seats and regular foot space. Distributed in rows two by two. The seats are distributed in rows for two people and are equipped with air conditioning and heating, they also have high quality sound system. The service on board Expedition provides each passenger with a snack as part of the package, this includes a hot or cold drink and a cake; It is served in basic packaging.

Fligths over nazca lines

To make our flights over the Nazca lines, «Live Peru» uses the two safest and most serious companies operating in the market, these companies are «Mobile Air and Aerodiana», the planes are modern and comfortable With leather seats inside and ample spaces between seats and luxury atmosphere, flight departures over the Nazca lines on our tours are made from the Ica airfield.

Private boats in lake titicaca

For our navigation services on Lake Titicaca we use private boats from a company formed by the inhabitants of Taquile Island, this company has the best private boats for small groups and the entire population benefits from the rental of the service, the seats are comfortable and has large windows and terrace to enjoy the landscape.

The speed is regulated by our staff and is ideal for safe travel and to appreciate the spectacular landscape.

Paracas boats to ballestas islands

For our services in the Ballestas Islands we use the private and shared service, depending on the contracted service, it is operated by the Overland company, they are spacious and comfortable boats, the best there are for this place and they have all the safety implements as well as a comfortable terrace so you don’t miss anything about this magical tour.

Bahia del Callao boats to palomino islands

For our services in the Ballestas Islands we use the shared service, depending on the contracted service, they are spacious and comfortable boats, the best there are for this place and they have all the safety implements so you can Swim with sea lions with the best comfort.

Amazon cruises

For Amazon cruise services «Live Peru» uses the 3 best shipping companies in the Amazon River, «EL DELFIN», «PERLA» and «ARIA», the three are highly implemented with all the comforts and differ in luxury depending on which service is taken.

Reservation

Terms and conditions

Contract

The reservation accepted by making the first deposit to the Live Peru account, from that moment the contract is effective and legally binding and we will send the contract attachment the complete itinerary and advices about your trip.

To secure the trip, we will need a 30% deposit of the total package price at the time of your reservation.

Payments

First payment: 30% deposit at the time of booking.
Second payment: total amount, to be paid 45 days before arrival.
In the case the reservation is made 45 days or earlier, the total amount will be made in a single payment.

Credit card payments

The first and second payment can made by credit card through PayPal or Visa Link pay. Payments made by credit card / PayPal has not subject surcharge Couse is included in the price. We accept Visa, Master Card, diners club and American Express.

Wire money transfer

The first and second payment can be made by bank transfer.
The bank transfer must be made directly to our account.
Deposits to our US bank account. UU have no additional charges.
The bank transfer to our account in Peru is subject to a USD 100 surcharge.

  • Country: Peru
  • City: Cusco
  • Bank: Credit Bank of Peru
  • Account Name: LIVE PERU PRIVATE TOURS S.A.C
  • Account number: 215-96319961-1-84
  • SWIFT CODE: BCPLPEPL
  • Payments made by direct deposit are subject to your local bank charge.

 

Cancellations and changes by the client (land packages)

Any change or cancellation by the client clients must be submitted in writing as soon as possible.
The customer is responsible for any fees or charges incurred for the cancellation.
Period before departure when written notification is received Cancellation fee (Percentage of total package price)

  • 90 days or more 10%
  • 89 to 45 30%
  • 44 to 30 40%
  • 29 to 15 50%
  • 14 to 6 75%
  • 5 or less 100%


A 5% charge will be made in case of change of dates after the deposit is made, plus any additional charges that may occur.

Customer substitution

In case a participant cannot travel, the quota can be transferred to another person. An administrative fee of USD plus all costs incurred by service providers will be required.

All corresponding refunds will be made directly to your credit card or bank account, less the indicated rates.

Flight cancellations

all air packages and air tickets are subject to cancellation policies imposed by airlines.

Cancellation and changes by live peru

We will make all reasonable efforts to operate your route as sold. However, we reserve the right to reduce or modify the itinerary, or to substitute activities, hotels, meals or transportation as we deem necessary.

No modification will alter the price of the package.

All deposits paid are placed in an escrow account, so your money is withheld until the date of your trip.

We reserve the right to cancel a trip at any time for a reason that, in our opinion, would compromise the quality of the trip or the safety of passengers or any other circumstance beyond our control. In case we need to cancel the tour for reasons beyond our control, we will reimburse your fully paid advance payments or work with you to apply those payments to another tour.

Prices

All prices on the website are per person and are expressed in US dollars.

For children from 4 to 9 years old, the price of the package is based on sharing a room with adults. Prices will be confirmed or advised at the time of booking

Once we receive your deposit, the price of the tour package is guaranteed and any extra payment will be at our expense.

Airlines

We have no responsibility for the performance of services by airlines, including, but not limited to, accidents, death, personal injury, property damage or flight delays.

Flight reservations are not refundable or transferable.

Accommodations

The accommodations are specified in the hosting section of our website.

All prices for accommodation are in US dollars and per person.

We reserve the right to offer alternative accommodation of a similar level in the event that the accommodation specified on our website is oversold or for some reason beyond our control. No changes will be made after payment.

Important note: All accommodations in Peru will require you to show your passport and allow them to make a photocopy of it in order to register. This is a requirement for governmental and fiscal purposes.

Travel insurance

We recommend that you have adequate travel insurance for your trip.

Guests who need special assistance

Some activities may include challenges that are not suitable for passengers with special needs.

It is recommended that passengers be accompanied by a partner capable and responsible for providing assistance.

Please let us know if special assistance is required.

Special requests

We will do our best to meet special requests, such as smoking, adjacent or connected rooms, bed size, dietary needs or any other special request.

Agreement

These terms and conditions, the contents of LIVE PERU PRIVATE TOURS S.A.C, The website and the materials prior to departure constitute an agreement between all parties involved.