Plan Trip Subscribe Contact
Home > Peru > 13 DAYS PERU INDULGENCE EXTRAVAGANZA (03 – 15 Aug 2023)

13 DAYS PERU INDULGENCE EXTRAVAGANZA (03 – 15 Aug 2023)

LIMA, AREQUIPA, COLCA CANYON, LAKE TITICACA, SACRED VALLEY, MACHU PICCHU, CUSCO

History & Culture, Off the Beaten, Rail Journeys, Nature & Wildlife

Highlights

  • Overnight Belmond (former Orient Express) train journey across the Andean Plateau.
  • Luxury train to & from Machu Picchu and spend a night here to avoid the day-tripping crowd and explore hidden trails & views.
  • Two nights stay in the exclusive Titilaka at Lake Titicaca
  • Witness an ancient ritual to express gratitude to Mother Earth
  • Hiking in the Andes, accompanied by local people and their pack Ilamas
  • Dining in Gaston and Astrid in Lima, Hacienda in Sacred Valley, and Golden Room of MAP in Cusco
  • Most fully inclusive arrangements and top Travel Concierge in usual Intriq Finesse style

Mysterious Incas, wonder of the world – Machu Picchu, High Andes plus recent leap to be among the World’s Leading Cultural Destination. Peru has won ‘Leading Culinary Destination’ World Travel Awards for tenth time.

This trip aims to be the very best itinerary for Peru. We cover the must-see in style – luxurious Titilaka at Lake Titicaca & Belmond (former Orient Express) across the Andean Plateau & from Machu Picchu; go off the beaten track – hidden secrets in Sacred Valley and overnighting in Machu Picchu to avoid crowd. Gourmet surprises abound – renowned Gaston & Astrid, fine dining in the Golden Room in a museum and gems in Haciendas in Sacred Valley!

For those with more time, talk to our travel specialist for extensions to the Amazon or Nazca Lines in Peru or fly to nearby countries for more wonders of the continent.

Land Tour Price

Twin Sharing

HKD 108,880 Per Person
Per Person

Early Bird Promotion
First two bookings with deposit (limit to two rooms) will get free upgrade to Corner Room in Titilaka for 2 nights (worth HK$14,000 per room)

Deposit Amount

HKD 21,776/- Per Person

20% Deposit at time of booking

13 Days 12 Nights

*Registration Closing Date
05 May 2023 or when tour is fully subscribed

Cancellation Charges:
Before 05 May 2023 (90days prior): Forfeit deposit
From 05 May 2023: 100% charge

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 01
3 AUG 2023, THU ARRIVAL IN LIMA

3 AUG 2023, THU	ARRIVAL IN LIMA
Lima
Dinner included

Upon arrival in Lima, transfer to hotel for a rest after a long flight. Be treated to a welcome dinner.

Day 02
4 AUG 2023, FRI LIMA

4 AUG 2023, FRI	LIMA
Lima
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Lima, together and Mexico City are the 2 main Viceroys of the Spanish in Latin America and hence endowed with some of the most extravagant Spanish colonial architectures.

Head to the main square flourished with some of the best edifices as well as private mansion such as Casa Aliaga and Convent Santo Domingo. Visit the Larco Museum, showcasing 3,000 years of Pre-columbian history.

Day 03
5 AUG 2023, SAT LIMA / AREQUIPA (Altitude 2,335m)

5 AUG 2023, SAT	LIMA / AREQUIPA (Altitude 2,335m)
Arequipa
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Fly to Arequipa, a beautiful city surrounded by volcanoes and mountains; and endowed with distinctive colonial charm with lovely buildings of white volcanic stones.

We will explore the city visiting Plaza de Armas, Carmen Alto Viewpoint and Santa Catalina Convent. A special experience here is the Museum of Andean Sanctuaries for the Juanita Mummies.

Day 04
6 AUG 2023, SUN AREQUIPA / COLCA CANYON (Altitude 2,335m – 3,400m)

6 AUG 2023, SUN	AREQUIPA / COLCA CANYON (Altitude 2,335m – 3,400m)
Colca Canyon
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Embark on a scenic morning drive (about 3 hours or 177km) as we drive past snow-covered volcanoes, cross inhospitable pampas, and encounter incredibly beautiful quaint villages, before finally arriving in the Colca Valley.

Colca Canyon is South America’s answer to US’s Grand Canyon. We will explore the canyon in the afternoon before relaxing the evening in a luxurious Belmond resort.

Day 05
7 AUG 2023, MON COLCA CANYON / PUNO / LAKE TITICACA (Altitude 3,400m – 3,900m)

7 AUG 2023, MON	COLCA CANYON / PUNO / LAKE TITICACA (Altitude 3,400m – 3,900m)
Lake Titicaca
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Another morning of spectacular drive (about 5 hours or 300km). Enroute, look out for the Andean Condor and stop at the viewpoint across one of the world’s deepest canyons (4,160m) deep at the northern end and (3,600m) deep on its southern end).

 

Arrive at Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, sitting at 3,812m above sea level. The deep colour of the water contrasted distinctly with the red earth of the surrounding landscape and the clear blue sky. Proceed to check in to the exclusive Titilaka Lodge, away from it all while indulging in all modern luxury.

Day 06
8 AUG 2023, TUE LAKE TITICACA (Altitude 3,900m)

8 AUG 2023, TUE	LAKE TITICACA (Altitude 3,900m)
Lake Titicaca
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

This will be a day filled with great adventures, starting off with a breath-taking sunrise (or some may prefer to sleep-in). Then, visit the unique Uros Island floating reed islands and meet one of the indigenous families that live on these unique islands.

Continue to visit Taquile Island, where we will learn why their textile art has been declared one of the masterworks of Oral and Intangible Heritage by UNESCO.

Day 07
9 AUG 2023, WED LAKE TITICACA / PUNO / BELMOND ANDEAN EXPLORER (Altitude 3,900m)

9 AUG 2023, WED	LAKE TITICACA / PUNO / BELMOND ANDEAN EXPLORER (Altitude 3,900m)
Andean Explorer
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Another superlative Peruvian Experience today! Set off for one of the world’s highest rail journeys onboard the luxurious Belmond (former Orient Express) Train! Enjoy the ever-changing landscape of snow-capped volcanoes, wild pampas, and fertile valleys; stop at the highest point; and indulge in gourmet lunch, cocktails, and dinners!

Day 08
10 AUG 2023, THU BELMOND ANDEAN EXPLORER / CUSCO / SACRED VALLEY (Altitude Range 3,900m – 2,871m)

10 AUG 2023, THU	BELMOND ANDEAN EXPLORER / CUSCO / SACRED VALLEY (Altitude Range 3,900m – 2,871m)
Sacred Valley
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Disembark at Cusco this morning and drive about 55 km or 1.5 hours into the Sacred Valley, the most important agricultural heartland of the Incas Empire. Discover Inca’s historical sites, colourful Indian Markets and be mesmerized by the sceneries. We will spend two days exploring the area with endless Intriq surprises!

 

Today, visit the Lamay Village off the beaten path to appreciate Andean’s way of life and indulge in a 7-course lunch in a hacienda! Then, move on to Ollantaytambo, ranking perhaps only behind Machu Picchu as the top Incas site. Experience the ancient offering ritual to express gratitude to Mother Earth.

Day 09
11 AUG 2023, FRI SACRED VALLEY (Altitude Range 2,871m – 3,700m)

11 AUG 2023, FRI	SACRED VALLEY (Altitude Range 2,871m – 3,700m)
Sacred Valley
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

After breakfast, we will go for on a short hike in the Andes, accompanied by local people and their pack llamas, experience their daily life for thousands of years. Thereafter, enjoy a picnic lunch with amazing view of Lake Huaypo. Proceed to Moray Archaeological site where you will be amazed by the ancient Inca’s agricultural marvel and Maras Incas Salt Pan.

This evening, a gourmet experience Hacienda Huayoccari, a 17th century estate with endless antiques and artworks.

Day 10
12 AUG 2023, SAT SACRED VALLEY / MACHU PICCHU (Altitude Range 2040-2430m)

12 AUG 2023, SAT	SACRED VALLEY / MACHU PICCHU (Altitude Range 2040-2430m)
Machu Picchu
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Finally, it is Machu Picchu!

Take the glass top train to Aguas Caliente and make your way to this wonder of the world! Not only does the setting take your breath away, but numerous details also make you even more amazed by this Incas architectural marvel. Spend the night in the nearby luxury resort to allow you to wander and immerse in the ambience of this ancient wonder in late afternoon and early morning without the day trip crowds.

Day 11
13 AUG 2023, SUN MACHU PICCHU / CUSCO (Altitude 2,430m – 3,400m)

13 AUG 2023, SUN	MACHU PICCHU / CUSCO (Altitude 2,430m – 3,400m)
Cusco
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

We have more time this morning and you have several options of trails to get to different viewpoints depending on your fitness levels.

In the evening, enjoy a Belmond (Orient Express) train journey with fine dining onboard, as we make our way over mountain and valleys back to Cusco for the night.

Day 12
14 AUG 2023, MON CUSCO (Altitude 3,400m)

14 AUG 2023, MON	CUSCO (Altitude 3,400m)
Cusco
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included

Capital of the Incas Empire and an important Spanish colonial city, Cusco offers endless wonderful sights. Go on a walking tour visiting Archbishop Palace, Church of San Blas, Plaza Armas and Santo Domingo Church. Discover remnants of Incas at some most unexpected corners. The most fascinating Incas site will certainly be the Sacsayhuaman Fortress with its impressive giant stonework.

Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner at the Golden Room of MAP (Pre-Columbia Art Museum).

Day 13
15 AUG 2023, TUE CUSCO / DEPARTURE FROM LIMA

15 AUG 2023, TUE	CUSCO / DEPARTURE FROM LIMA
Nil
Breakfast included

Free at leisure until transfer to airport for your flight to Lima and connect with your international flight out.

Hotels & Tour Price

Intriq Finesse's Curated Hotels

Cost Per Person (minimum 10 pax)

Twin Share
HK$ 108,880
Single Supplement
HK$ 25,800

JW Marriott Hotel Lima • Casa Andina Premium Arequipa • Las Casitas, A Belmond Hotel Colca Canyon • Titilaka Lodge Lake Titicaca • Belmond Andean Explorer • Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba Sacred Valley • Sumaq Luxury Edition Machu Pichu • Monasterio, a Belmond Hotel Cusco

Lima

Lima

JW Marriott Hotel (Deluxe Room)

Situated within steps of the beach and Costa Verde, spacious rooms and suites provide ocean views. The hotel’s Health Club is furnished with a full range of equipment, plus ocean views, while our seasonal outdoor pool provides refreshment for our guests on hot days. (Renovated in 2022; Rooms: 300)

View More
Arequipa

Arequipa

Casa Andina Premium (Superior Room)

A former Mint House and a national historical monument transforms into a hotel. It is located only 3 blocks away from the Main Square and the hotel features two wide colonial style courtyards. (Opened in 2008; Rooms: 40)

View More
Colca Canyan

Colca Canyan

Las Casitas, A Belmond Hotel (Casita Valley View Room)

Located on a cliff overlooking the banks of the Colca River, the luxurious and peaceful 20 casitas property sit on 59 acre of land within the Colca Valley. Each 20 m² Casita is beautifully decorated has its own private terrace, a heated plunge pool, indoor and outdoor showers and spacious internal accommodation including a foyer and a lounge. (Opened in 2014; Rooms: 20)

View More
Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon

Las Casitas, A Belmond Hotel (Casita Valley View Room)

Located on a cliff overlooking the banks of the Colca River, the luxurious and peaceful 20 casitas property sit on 59 acre of land within the Colca Valley. Each 20 m² Casita is beautifully decorated has its own private terrace, a heated plunge pool, indoor and outdoor showers and spacious internal accommodation including a foyer and a lounge. (Opened in 2014; Rooms: 20)

View More
Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca

Titilaka Lodge (Explorer Room)

A member of the Relais & Chateaux collection, this all suite lodge is set on an exclusive private peninsula on the shores of Lake Titicaca, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes. This contemporary style all-inclusive luxury resort that offers gourmet dining and a wide range of authentic activities by boat, by road, on foot or on horse-back. (Refurbished: every year the hotel closes for 15 days to go under a complete maintenance. Rooms: 18)

View More
Puno to Cusco

Puno to Cusco

Belmond Andean Explorer (Twin Cabin)

Belmond Andean Explorer, launched in May 2017, is South America's first luxury sleeper train. It replaces the eponymous Pullman day train, between Cusco and Puno, at Lake Titicaca. By the new train this trip is converted to a one-night journey. Each cabin with private ensuites.

View More
Sacred valley

Sacred valley

Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba (Superior Deluxe Room)

A contemporary hacienda-style hotel in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, in-between Cusco and Machu Picchu. Immersed in the countryside in a gorgeous area, Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba spans approximately 100 acres surrounded by imposing green mountains. (Opened in 2015; Rooms: 36)

View More
Agua Calientes, Machu Picchu

Agua Calientes, Machu Picchu

Sumaq Luxury Edition (Deluxe River View Room)

Located at the foot of the historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu near the beautiful Vilcanota River, and offers impressive views of the mountains and landscapes. A hotel with a contemporary Andean style inspired by the ancient Peruvian cultures. (Opened in 2016; Rooms: 62)

View More
Cusco

Cusco

Belmond Monasterio (Superior Room)

From its enviable position beside the lively central square to its historic roots as a 16th-century former monastery, Monasterio is an enchanting hideaway. It also boasts some of the most indulgent and unique accommodation in Cusco. (Opened in 1996; Rooms: 122)

View More

Recommended Flights

Estimated Price per Person

Economy class HK$ 23,880
Business class HK$ 132,580

Cathay Pacific & Latam Airlines

02 Aug, Hong Kong – Los Angeles (CX 884), 12:40 – 11:10

02 Aug, Los Angeles – Lima (LA 535), 21:10 – 07:30+1

16 Aug, Lima – Los Angeles (LA 2478), 01:00 – 07:50

16 Aug, Los Angeles – Hong Kong (CX 885), 13:35 – 18:55+1

DEPOSIT
HKD 21,776/- Per Person
EARLY BIRD PROMOTION
First two bookings with deposit (limit to two rooms) will get free upgrade to Corner Room in Titilaka for 2 nights (worth HK$14,000 per room)

Registration Closing Date: 05 May 2023 or when tour is fully subscribed

COST INCLUDES:

  • Domestic flights within Peru on economy class: Lima/Arequipa, Cusco/Lima
  • Belmond Andean Explorer Train: Puno/Cusco
  • Vistadome Train: Sacred Valley/Machu Picchu
  • Belmond Hiram Bingham: Machu Picchu/Cusco
  • Accommodation on twin share basis, unless on single supplement, on bed & breakfast basis
  • All transportations and transfers on an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Service of local English-speaking guide
  • All entrance fees in sights as stated
  • Lunches and dinners with beverages in restaurants
  • Alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages per person per meal
  • All tipping to local guides, porters and other local service staffs
  • Service of Intriq’s Tour Concierge throughout the trip

COST EXCLUDES:

  • International airfare and taxes
  • Visa and entry taxes (if required)
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses e.g. telephone bill & laundry

ENQUIRE NOW

Kindly call us at (852) 2885 2181 if you require any immediate assistance.

Personal Particulars

    Travel Details


    captcha

    GET STARTED WITH YOUR PERSONALISED UNIQUE JOURNEY

    Call us at +852 2885 2181 or email us at enquiry@intriqjourney.com to start planning for a holiday that is completely tailored to your preferences.

    Contact Us