Lima lies on the Pacific coast and offers some of Peru's finest museums and monuments, a...Read more >
Explore Peru's many wonders in
ultimate style and comfort aboard South
America's only luxury sleeper train.
Begin the tour with explorations of Lima
and the spectacular Inca ruins of the
Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu before
boarding the Belmond Andean Explorer
train. This magnificent rail journey
traverses the Andes from Cuzco, the
former capital of the Inca empire, to the
shores of Lake Titicaca and on to the
'White City' of Arequipa, offering a true
Fly from London (regional connections available) to Lima with British Airways and transfer to the boutique Atemporal for an overnight stay. (N)Day 2: Fly to Cuzco • Sacred Valley
Morning tour of Lima’s colonial centre. Afternoon flight to Cuzco and continue to the Sacred Valley for a 2-night stay at the Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba, offering superb views of the valley. (B)Day 3: Sacred Valley
Visit the Inca fortress of Ollantaytambo, an astounding feat of construction and ingenuity. Afternoon at leisure or take an optional tour to a local community, the Maras salt flats or the circular terraces at Moray. (B)Day 4: Machu Picchu
Drive to Ollanta and take the Vistadome train to Machu Picchu (or upgrade to the Belmond Hiram Bingham train). Tour the spectacular ruins and stay overnight at the Sumaq / Inkaterra Machu Picchu. (B, L, D)Day 5: Cuzco
Morning at leisure or further explore Machu Picchu (purchase ticket at time of booking). Return by rail to Cuzco and transfer to the Palacio del Inka, a Luxury Collection Hotel, for 2 nights. Upgrade to the Belmond Hotel Monasterio from £135. (B)Day 6: Cuzco
Half-day tour of Cuzco, including the cathedral and the impressive Inca temple of Koricancha. (B)Day 7: Luxury train to Lake Titicaca
Board the luxurious Belmond Andean Explorer for a 2-night journey to Arequipa via Lake Titicaca. Relax over lunch as you pass high Andean peaks, mountain streams and cultivated terraces. Stop off at the pre-Incan site of Rachi and watch the sun set over La Raya mountain range. Enjoy a carefully designed three-course dinner with local ingredients and overnight in a bunk-bed cabin (upgrades available). (B, L, D)Day 8: Lake Titicaca • Luxury train to Arequipa
Watch the sun rise over Lake Titicaca before a full-day visit to the floating Uros reed islands and Taquile to discover traditional music and ancient weaving techniques. In the evening, the train continues on its journey. (B, L, D)Day 9: Arequipa • Fly to Lima
Wake to spellbinding views of Lake Lagunillas. Visit ancient rock paintings, spot vicuñas and soak up spectacular views of volcanoes and altiplano scenery on the final leg to Arequipa. Brief panoramic tour of the ‘White City’ before flying to Lima for a final night at the Atemporal. (B, L)Days 10-11: Fly to London
Fly to London with British Airways, arriving the next day. (B) (N)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Luxury tour
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel is a modern, comfortable hotel in Aguas Calientes. It is conveniently located opposite the bus stop from which the buses to the ruins depart. The rooms are tastefully furnished and decorated in a contemporary style, while maintaining a Peruvian theme. Facilities include a spa, restaurant and bar, as well as a boutique selling traditional local artefacts.
The Palacio del Inka, part of the Libertador Luxury Collection, occupies the "Casa de los Cuatro Bustos" where Francisco Pizarro once lived and it is ideally located in the historic centre of Cuzco. The hotel offers luxury rooms and suites, a large spa, a restaurant overlooking the main colonial patio, a cafe, and a bar containing an original Inca wall.
Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo is situated in five hectares of cloud forest garden beside the Urubamba river, a five-minute walk from the station at Aguas Calientes. The hotel rooms are spread throughout Andean village-style cottages dotted throughout the gardens, each room offering spacious private bathrooms, phone and large beds. There is a restaurant with views over the river, a cafe & bar and a spa. The beautiful orchid gardens attract a variety of birds and butterflies, creating a tranquil atmosphere, and there is a small organic tea plantation. There are regular buses to the site of Machu Picchu, a journey of 30 minutes. Features: 81 rooms, restaurant, cafe, spa. Room amenities: Safe, en suite bathroom
The Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba combines contemporary and colonial design with luxurious decor and locally sourced materials. Rooms and public areas all enjoy beautiful views of the Sacred Valley, while the extensive grounds include a vegetable garden, providing ingredients for the gourmet cuisine served in the elegant dining room.Features: 36 rooms & suites, dining room with terrace, bar, spa.<br>Room amenities: Television, iPad, safe, minibar, Wi-Fi.
Atemporal is an intimate boutique property located on a quiet street in trendy Miraflores, near to many of Lima's award-winning restaurants. Set in a beautifully renovated 1940s mansion, it offers nine modern rooms stylishly decorated with artwork and Peruvian artefacts. There is a terrace and small garden for guests to enjoy the homely and relaxed atmosphere, and a complimentary chauffeur service to nearby locations.Features: 9 rooms, 24/7 room service, veranda, garden, Wi-Fi.<br>Room amenities: Television, safe.
Extend your journey with a stay in beautiful Arequipa and stop at Colca, one of the deepest canyons in the world.
Disembark the train at Cañahuas and continue to the Colca Valley for an overnight stay at the Belmond Las Casitas. Afternoon at leisure. (B, L)
Early morning visit to the rim of the canyon to see majestic Andean condors in flight. Continue to Arequipa and stay for 2 nights at Katari Hotel (or upgrade to Cirqa). Tour the city’s fine colonial architecture. (B, L)
Fly to Lima for a final night and on to London with British Airways. (B, N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.
Low season from £3595 per person
High season from £3795 per person
Flexible Prices & Itineraries
For a quote based on alternative accommodation standards or flight options, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 7873 5000 or
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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