Luxury Peru Tours

Highlights of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Peru in a Week
(7 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Highlights of Peru & the Amazon
(11 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Amazon cruise (3 nights)

Family Tour of Peru
(8 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Journey Through Peru
(13 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Lake Titicaca, Arequipa, Colca Canyon

Luxury Active Tour of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Best of Peru
(11 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Arequipa, Colca Canyon

Culinary Tour of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Discover Peru & the Nazca Lines
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Paracas

Luxuries of Peru: Hiram Bingham & Andean Explorer Trains
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Luxury Train (Lake Titicaca)

Exclusive Inca Trail
(10 Day)
Sacred Valley, Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Multi-country Tours

Exclusive Galapagos & Peru
(14 Days)
Galapagos cruise (7 nights), Quito, Cusco, Machu Picchu

Best of Peru & the Galapagos
(13 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Quito, Galapagos cruise (4 nights)

Grand Tour of South America: Argentina, Chile & Peru
(27 days)
Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Bariloche, El Calafate, Torres del Paine, Santiago & Valparaiso, Atacama Desert, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Luxury Active Tour of Peru

(9 Days - Departs Daily on a Private Basis)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

This private luxury Peru tour includes the country's top highlights and best hotels with plenty of options for active touring throughout—including a day hike on the iconic Inca Trail.

Begin in Lima, the cosmopolitan Peruvian capital and the heart of the country's burgeoning food scene. During private, insider-led cultural touring of Lima’s impressive historic district (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), see a spectacular pre-Columbian art collection, and browse boutiques for high-quality local goods such as crafts and cooking utensils. If desired, take a private tasting tour of the city, stopping at a vibrant market and local cafes to sample indigenous produce and local snacks. Learn to make Peru's iconic ceviche (marinated fish) and pisco sour during a private cooking class, and then have lunch at one of Lima’s top restaurants. Also enjoy reservations at Lima's most acclaimed restaurants.

Next, fly to Cusco, and transfer through the beautiful countryside to the Sacred Valley (Urubamba Valley), a river valley with the high peaks of the Andes towering overhead. During private touring with your own guide and driver, experience the best of the local culture, such as visits to indigenous markets and villages, meetings with renowned local weavers and artisans, and tours of outstanding archaeological sites such as Ollantaytambo, Moray and Pisac. Perhaps also visit terraced salt evaporation ponds at Maras to learn how this natural resource is harvested by local people. Enjoy two full days of activities including day treks, ATV riding, river rafting, horse-back riding and/or mountain biking. Upon request, additional activities can also be incorporated, such as pottery or weaving workshops, a Nuevo Andean cooking lesson and a traditional pachamanca dinner.

Enjoy a full-day hike on the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. Your private guide will escort you on this spectacular hike through the Andes as you walk in the footsteps of the Inca, explore their fascinating structures, and take in stunning views of the mountains and jungle along the way. After arriving at Machu Picchu, explore the ruins with your private guide, and then spend one night at a lodge next to the site, which allows you to access the grounds in the early morning and late afternoon, when fewer tourists are present. Spend the following day exploring the ruins with the option to hike trails to stunning viewpoints around the site.

Continue to Cusco on the luxury Hiram Bingham train. An oxygenated room will be arranged at the city’s most luxurious and distinguished hotel. Your guide will lead you through the narrow cobblestone streets as you learn about the fascinating Incan and Spanish history in the city. During your tour, visit markets, galleries, boutiques and the best artisan workshops. Also opt to see important archaeological sites just outside of the city. In the evenings, enjoy dining reservations at Cusco’s top restaurants. Additional activities can also be arranged, upon request, such as a meeting with a local art expert or an evening cultural performance. Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can also arrange a day excursion to beautiful Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain (also known as Tres Rainbows), where mineral deposits create colorful stripes on the dramatic, undulating alpine landscape. (This location is different from the more remote and more crowded Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain.)

On the final day, fly back to Lima where you will be assisted to the international terminal for your onward flight.

Itinerary Overview
Day 1

Arrive Lima 

Private arrival transfer to hotel for 2 nights

Day 2

Lima 

Full-day private city tour, with option for culinary touring

Day 3

Lima – Cusco – Sacred Valley 

Private transfer to airport for flight to Cusco. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights, with lunch at hacienda en route

Day 4

Sacred Valley 

Full-day private active touring in the valley

Day 5

Sacred Valley 

Full-day private active touring, including options such as horseback riding, hiking, ATV riding and/or river rafting

Day 6

Sacred Valley – Inca Trail – Machu Picchu 

Private transfer to station for Vistadome train to trailhead. Full-day hike on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu hotel for 1 night

Day 7

Machu Picchu – Cusco 

Morning private touring and hiking at Machu Picchu. Late afternoon luxury Hiram Bingham train to Cusco. Private arrival transfer hotel for 2 nights

Day 8

Cusco 

Full-day private tour of Cusco and nearby ruins

Day 9

Cusco – Depart Lima 

Private transfer to airport for flight to Lima. Airport assistance to connecting international flight


Hotels
Lima:

Miraflores Park Hotel or Country Club Lima Hotel

Sacred Valley: Sol y Luna or Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba
Machu Picchu: Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge or Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel
Cusco:

Palacio Nazarenas


Cost
$16,350 Per person (based on four travelers/two rooms)
$19,720 Per person (based on two travelers/double occupancy)

Luxury Peru Tours

Highlights of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Peru in a Week
(7 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Highlights of Peru & the Amazon
(11 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Amazon cruise (3 nights)

Family Tour of Peru
(8 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Journey Through Peru
(13 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Lake Titicaca, Arequipa, Colca Canyon

Luxury Active Tour of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Best of Peru
(11 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Arequipa, Colca Canyon

Culinary Tour of Peru
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Discover Peru & the Nazca Lines
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Paracas

Luxuries of Peru: Hiram Bingham & Andean Explorer Trains
(9 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Luxury Train (Lake Titicaca)

Exclusive Inca Trail
(10 Day)
Sacred Valley, Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Multi-country Tours

Exclusive Galapagos & Peru
(14 Days)
Galapagos cruise (7 nights), Quito, Cusco, Machu Picchu

Best of Peru & the Galapagos
(13 Days)
Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Quito, Galapagos cruise (4 nights)

Grand Tour of South America: Argentina, Chile & Peru
(27 days)
Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Bariloche, El Calafate, Torres del Paine, Santiago & Valparaiso, Atacama Desert, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco

Testimonials

Thank you for the superb job you did in planning our trip to Peru. Everything exceeded our expectations from start to finish, including the hotels, restaurants and tours.
~ J.R., Midland, TX

We had a great time in Peru! We loved the variety of locations and the ease and great coordinating of our trip. The dining recommendations were great and we loved the two private lunches at estates. 
~ K.V., Crete, IL

Our trip to Peru was PERFECT!! We have never felt so pampered. I could never say enough about our guide. Thank you for a magical trip to Peru!
~ J.F., Swanton, MD

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