Peru is home to a diverse collection of fascinating cities, providing the perfect base from which to explore this extraordinary country.

Cusco is the former capital of the Inca empire and today still shows evidence of a time when it was one of the most important cities in the world. Ancient Incan foundations today support sumptuous colonial era buildings erected following the Spanish conquest of Peru, topped with the amber tiles which today are a symbol of one of Latin America’s most beautiful and popular cities. Most visitors combine Cusco with visits to the nearby Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and perhaps the four day Inca Trail.

Coastal Lima is the cosmopolitan capital of Peru, famed for its excellent museums, and world-class cuisine. It is a city of wide avenues, large plazas, green parks and ornate buildings in a historic centre.

Further south lies beautiful Arequipa, known as the ‘White City’, situated in a sweeping valley and dramatically framed by three snow-capped volcanoes. The city gets its nickname from the colour of its intricately decorated colonial facades, largely created from white volcanic sillar rock. From here, most visitors set off on tours to the Colca Canyon, around three hours away by road.

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The Cusco City Break Tour - Cusco - Holidays to Peru

Peru

Cusco City Break Tour

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Perched high in the Andean Mountains, Cusco, Machu Picchu and the "Sacred Valley of the Incas" tell the story of the Inca Empire and the colonial legacy of…

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight to Lima

  2. Day 2 - Flight to Cusco

    Day 3 - Cusco City Tour & Nearby Ruins

    Days 4-7 - At Leisure in Cusco

    Day 8 - Departure

The Chivay Tour - Holidays to Peru

Peru

Chivay Tour

14 Nights from £3,472 €3,266 $3,513

Our comprehensive journey through Peru. Discover Andean landscapes, ancient civilisations, stunning ruins and the magnificent islands of Lake Titicaca

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14 Nights from £3,472 €3,266 $3,513

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  1. Day 1 - Arrival in Lima

    Day 2 - Tour of Lima

  2. Day 3 - Tour of the City & Santa Catalina Convent

  3. Days 4 - Journey to the Colca Canyon

    Day 5 - Tour of Colca Canyon

  4. Day 6 - Journey to Lake Titicaca

    Day 7 - Visit Uros & Taquile Islands

  5. Day 8 - Journey to Cusco

    Day 9 - Full Day Tour of Sacred Valley

    Day 10 - At Leisure in the Sacred Valley

  6. Day 11 - Train Journey to Machu Picchu & Guided Tour

    Day 12 - Return to Cusco

  7. Day 13 - Tour of Cusco

    Day 14 - At Leisure in Cusco

    Day 15 - Departure

The Chasqui Active Tour - Inca Trail - Holidays to Peru

Peru

Chasqui Active Tour

14 Nights from £3,349 €3,118 $3,353

Active Tour of Peru, with day walks in the Colca Canyon, Sacred Valley, and finishing with the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

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14 Nights from £3,349 €3,118 $3,353

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome to Lima

    Day 2 - Lima City Tour

  2. Day 3 - City Tour & Santa Catalina Convent

  3. Day 4 - Colca Canyon

    Day 5 - Continue to Puno, Lake Titicaca

  4. Day 6 - Tour of Uros & Taquile Islands

  5. Day 7 - Journey to Cusco

    Days 8-9 - Full Day Tour of the Sacred Valley

  6. Days 10-12 - Ancient Inca Trail

    Day 13 - Guided tour of the site 

     

  7. Day 14 - Tour of the city

    Day 15 - Flight home via Lima

The Criollo Tour - Holidays to Peru

Peru

Criollo Tour

14 Nights from £4,138 €4,065 $4,379

Discover Peru's diverse landscapes and history, from the Coastal Desert, the altiplano and high peaks of the Andes, to the lush Amazon rainforest.

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14 Nights from £4,138 €4,065 $4,379

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome Introduction to Lima

  2. Day 2 - Nasca Lines

  3. Day 3 - Excursion to Ballestas Islands

  4. Day 4 - City Tour & Santa Catalina Convent

  5. Day 5 - Excursion to Uros Islands

  6. Day 6  - Train Journey to Cusco

    Day 7 - Excursion to the Sacred Valley

    Day 8 - City Tour & Ruins Of Cusco

    Day 9 - At Leisure in Cusco

  7. Day 10 - Journey to Machu Picchu

    Day 11 - Return to Cusco

  8. Day 12 - Amazon Lodge & Canopy Tower

    Day 13 - Wildlife Safari & Community Visit

  9. Day 14 - Lima

    Day 15 - Lima