Embark on a journey of a life time and explore the city of Machu Picchu - a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. You'll also visit Cusco - capital of the Inca Empire.
Day One Arica to Cusco - Capital of the Inca Empire Your day starts with a drive to Tacna to board your chartered flight to Cusco where you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel. After check in and lunch, you’ll have time to rest and adjust to the altitude. In the afternoon drive to Sacsayhuaman Fortress too see this marvel in engineering. You’ll also visit the Cusco Cathedral and the religious complex of Coricancha. Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.
Day Two Cusco to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll transfer to Ollanta and board the train for a 1 1/2 hour ride to Aguas Calientes and transfer to a minibus for the 25-minute ascent up to Machu Picchu. Your guide will lead you through the awe-inspiring citadel and the many preserved buildings. Today’s lunch is at a restaurant. In the late afternoon return by train to Ollanta and transfer to your hotel. Tonight’s dinner is at the hotel.
Day Three Cusco to Lima Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and after check out, transfer to the airport for your flight to Lima and upon arrival, transfer your ship.
Need to Know:
Note: Tour is very active and participants must be in good health and physical condition. Cusco is approximately 11,200 feet/3,400 meters above sea level, which can produce altitude sickness. We strongly recommend you consult your physician before booking this tour if you have any concerns or suffer from any medical conditions. While tour participation is limited, a minimum number of participants is required to operate. Reservations: Due to the special nature of this tour, reservations must be made 90 days prior to sailing date. Your legal name, passport number, birthdate and nationality are required to confirm your booking. Please register or Log In to My NCL at www.ncl.com. Cancellations: Due to the special nature of this tour, cancellations at 45 days prior to sailing are non-refundable. Tour Includes: Flights Tacna/Cusco and Cusco/Lima, all transfers, tours and sightseeing mentioned with an English speaking guide. Two nights’ hotel stay, porterage and meals as noted. Personal Expenses: Incidental expenses such as laundry, room service, mini bar, snacks, phone calls and internet access are not included. Tipping: Please tip your tour guides and drivers at your discretion. Packing: Pack comfortable and casual clothing and pack as light as possible. Be prepared for cool evenings and rain showers, we recommend that you bring a hat, sun protection, sturdy walking shoes, lightweight jacket, sweater and raingear. If you bring electrical devices, you’ll likely need an adapter. The current in Peru is 110/220 V, 50/60 Hz, AC. Luggage: We recommend one carry-on piece per person, plus one small, soft bag for under the seat. Baggage that exceeds weight or dimensions will not be permitted.
Carry-on dimensions are not to exceed 55cm high x 35cm wide x 25cm deep and weigh no more than 8kg. Small, soft bag dimensions not to exceed 20 cm high x 45 cm wide x 35 cm deep.
Check Out the
Tours with this activity level involve physical exertion for extended periods of time; can involve uneven or steep terrain or swimming in a light current. Recommended only for physically fit and adventurous travelers.
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