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Panoramic Peru

15 days Fully Inclusive Classic Group Tour

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Panoramic Peru

On this thrilling journey through the wonders of Peru, you’ll experience the very best the country has to offer; from Lake Titicaca through the heart of the Inca Empire to the captivating Machu Picchu.

  • Fully Inclusive
    Touring with Guides and entrance fees
  • Included Meals
    Breakfasts: 12 , Lunches: 11 , Dinners: 12
  • Flights
    International flights and current taxes
  • Accommodation
    12 nights in 4 star accommodation
  • Group Tour
    Max Group Size: 18
  • Physical Rating 2
    A reasonable level of fitness is required, as you'll be spending time on your feet and doing a bit of walking to cover short distances during your daily sightseeing. There will also be some climbing of steps and climbing on and off of coaches and boats.
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    Walking, some steps and extended time on your feet.
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Classic Group Tour
15 DAYS
From $12,730PP
Lima Arequipa Colca Puno Sacred Valley Aguas Calientes
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Tour Highlights

Our Panoramic Peru tour will see you exploring the most iconic sites, delving into deep-rooted culture and dining on delicious cuisine and thoroughly researched to bring you a range of once-in-a-lifetime experiences, many of which are entirely exclusive to us.

Day by Day Itinerary

Lima (2N+1N) - Cusco (2N) - Sacred Valley (2N) - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes (1N) - Machu Picchu - Puno (2N) - Colca (1N) - Arequipa (1N)
  • Day 1
    Fly To Lima
    Dinner
    Day 1: Fly To Lima

    Fly to Lima, Peru's historical capital. Later enjoy your first taste of Peruvian cuisine at a local restaurant.

    Dinner
  • Day 2
    Lima City Tour
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 2: Lima City Tour

    Originally named the City of the Kings, Lima is rich in heritage, which you’ll see for yourself today. Start in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed historic centre to admire the colonial magnificence. Explore the 17th-century San Francisco Monastery. Visit Casa Aliaga, a beautifully-preserved colonial mansion, and finish the day at Huaca Pucilana archaeological centre.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3
    Sacred Valley
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 3: Sacred Valley

    Fly to Cusco. Transfer to the famous Sacred Valley of the Incas home to Incan citadels and beautiful landscapes. Stop at a small and scenic town otherwise hidden in the Peruvian Andes, to learn from a member of the local families all the intricacies of traditional iconography. At the end of the tour, transfer to your hotel in Sacred Valley.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4
    Huilloc Community
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 4: Huilloc Community

    Visit the remote village of Huilloc this morning, where you will gain a cultural insight into life of the indigenous Quechua community. Meet the villagers and learn about their ancient customs. Admire the beautiful textiles produced by the women of Huilloc, who have a rich tradition of weaving by hand. Finish the tour with a cooking demonstration of a typical Quechua dish before enjoying lunch with the community.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5
    Train To Machu Picchu
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 5: Train To Machu Picchu

    Leaving the Sacred Valley today, board the panoramic Vistadome train for your journey to Aguas Calientes, gateway to the world-famous Macchu Pichu. Transfer into a bus for your journey to the ruins. One of the world’s great archaeological discoveries, Machu Picchu sits on a mountain ridge 2430 metres above the Sacred Valley. Built around 1450, it was abandoned about 100 years later, and left ‘undiscovered’ (the local people knew of it) until 1911 when it was brought to international attention.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6
    Machu Picchu
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 6: Machu Picchu

    Enjoy the morning at leisure or choose one of these optional tours: take the challenging hike up to Huayna Picchu, a viewpoint overlooking Machu Picchu; Aguas Calientes’ thermal baths for a relaxing soak; or a second entrance to Machu Picchu for further explorations - perhaps even venturing up to the Intipunku or Sun Gate. This afternoon, return to Aguas Calientes and take the train to Cusco.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 7
    Discover Cusco
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 7: Discover Cusco

    Home to an incredible Incan legacy, Cusco has some of the richest heritage in Latin America and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tour will include visits to the Plaza de Armas, once the heart of the Incan capital of Huacaypata; and Qoricancha, the temple of the sun. Head just out of town to the ruins of Sacsayhuaman and Puka Pukara, the ‘Red Fortess’. In the afternoon, you will have the option to take part in a chocolate-making tour, followed by a Peruvian dinner and folklore dance show.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 8
    Train To Puno
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 8: Train To Puno

    Travel from Cusco to Puno, journeying through the spectacular Peruvian highlands on board a train that offers four dining cars, a bar car and an observation car. Along the way you will enjoy a gourmet lunch prepared with exquisite Andean ingredients and there will be music and dance shows on board.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 9
    Lake Titicaca
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 9: Lake Titicaca

    Journey by boat across Lake Titicaca to the floating islands of Uros, which are constructed entirely from reeds. Spend some time exploring and meeting the local Uros people before continuing to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Taquile. Once a stronghold of the Inca, you'll find wonderful textiles here. After your tour of the island, head back to Puno.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 10
    Colca Canyon
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 10: Colca Canyon

    Today travel to Colca, approximately a 5 to 6 hour drive, passing through Lagunillas and Tocra along the way. Keep your eyes peeled for flamingos, Andean ducks and llamas. Reach Pata Pampa at 4,820 metres altitude, where you can admire the volcanoes Ampato, Sabancaya, Hualca-Hualca and Mismi (the source of the Amazon River), as well as views of the Cordillera de Chila. Once in Chivay, enjoy the view of the terraces of the Colca Valley before time to bathe in the natural hot springs.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 11
    Travel To Arequipa
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 11: Travel To Arequipa

    After an early breakfast, depart Colca and travel to Arequipa. En route, stop at Condor Cross for a picturesque view of the canyon, and hopefully a few sightings of the native condors gliding on the thermals. Hopping back in the bus, you’ll also visit the remote Andean villages of Maca and Yanque.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 12
    Explore Arequipa
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Day 12: Explore Arequipa

    With interesting colonial architecture and being surrounded by volcanoes, Arequipa is quite a site. Head to the Carmen Alto viewpoint, visit Yanahuara Quarter and admire the UNESCO-listed Plaza de Armas and the Monastery of Santa Catalina. Continue on to the San Camilo market to buy ingredients with which you’ll cook a traditional dish with a local family and then dine together. Fly from Arequipa to Lima this afternoon, with a farewell dinner in Lima.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Days 13-15
    Depart Lima To New Zealand
    Breakfast
    Days 13-15: Depart Lima To New Zealand

    Fly to New Zealand, arriving home two days later.

    Breakfast
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City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 8
    22
    15
  • 25
  • Cali
  • 17
    31
    24
  • 48
  • Cusco
  • 7
    19
    13
  • 145
  • Lima
  • 19
    26
    22
  • 1
  • Machu Picchu
  • 13
    24
    18
  • 138
  • Puno
  • 2
    14
    8
  • 159
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 8
    22
    15
  • 36
  • Cali
  • 17
    31
    24
  • 61
  • Cusco
  • 7
    19
    13
  • 134
  • Lima
  • 19
    26
    23
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 13
    25
    19
  • 141
  • Puno
  • 2
    14
    8
  • 158
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 8
    22
    15
  • 18
  • Cali
  • 17
    32
    24
  • 103
  • Cusco
  • 6
    19
    13
  • 107
  • Lima
  • 19
    26
    23
  • 5
  • Machu Picchu
  • 13
    25
    19
  • 151
  • Puno
  • 1
    15
    8
  • 133
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 7
    23
    15
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 17
    32
    24
  • 123
  • Cusco
  • 5
    20
    12
  • 43
  • Lima
  • 18
    24
    21
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 12
    25
    18
  • 62
  • Puno
  • -1
    15
    7
  • 38
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 6
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 17
    31
    24
  • 97
  • Cusco
  • 3
    20
    11
  • 9
  • Lima
  • 16
    22
    19
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 11
    25
    18
  • 23
  • Puno
  • -5
    14
    4
  • 15
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 5
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 17
    32
    24
  • 55
  • Cusco
  • 0
    19
    10
  • 2
  • Lima
  • 15
    20
    18
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 9
    25
    17
  • 17
  • Puno
  • -8
    14
    3
  • 2
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 4
    21
    12
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 15
    32
    24
  • 28
  • Cusco
  • 0
    19
    10
  • 4
  • Lima
  • 15
    19
    17
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 9
    25
    17
  • 22
  • Puno
  • -8
    14
    3
  • 3
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 5
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 16
    33
    24
  • 46
  • Cusco
  • 2
    20
    11
  • 9
  • Lima
  • 15
    18
    16
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 10
    25
    18
  • 24
  • Puno
  • -7
    14
    4
  • 7
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 6
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 16
    32
    24
  • 69
  • Cusco
  • 4
    20
    12
  • 22
  • Lima
  • 15
    19
    17
  • 5
  • Machu Picchu
  • 11
    26
    18
  • 44
  • Puno
  • -3
    15
    6
  • 28
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 6
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 16
    32
    24
  • 115
  • Cusco
  • 6
    21
    13
  • 39
  • Lima
  • 15
    20
    18
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 12
    25
    18
  • 75
  • Puno
  • -2
    16
    7
  • 35
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 6
    22
    14
  • 1
  • Cali
  • 17
    31
    24
  • 99
  • Cusco
  • 6
    21
    13
  • 72
  • Lima
  • 16
    22
    19
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 13
    26
    20
  • 86
  • Puno
  • -1
    16
    8
  • 54
City
Min
Average Temperate(°C)
Max
Monthly Rainfall(mm)
  • Arequipa
  • 7
    23
    15
  • 3
  • Cali
  • 16
    31
    24
  • 65
  • Cusco
  • 6
    21
    14
  • 123
  • Lima
  • 18
    24
    21
  • 0
  • Machu Picchu
  • 13
    26
    20
  • 121
  • Puno
  • 1
    15
    8
  • 119

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    • Prices include airline fuel surcharge and taxes. Correct as of 01 August 2023, subject to change.
    • Depending on airline schedules, you may depart and/or arrive on Day 2. Extra nights' accommodation (pre or post tour) or stopovers may be required at an additional cost.
    • Customary tipping amount approximately US$200pp is paid locally in Peru.
    • Based on departures from Auckland
    • Departures from other cities and flight upgrades available on request
    • Land only (Lima - Lima) 13 days from $9,980 per person, twin share
    • Single Supplement from $2,400 ( does not apply to solo exclusive departures)
    • Price listed is based on new bookings only

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    • Meals as listed
    • International flights and current taxes
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    • 4 star accommodation
    • Touring with guides and entrance fees

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