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The Cordillera Real Luxury Tour

14 Night Itinerary from £ 5,921 5,909 $ 7,290

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Our Luxury Tour of Peru showcases the very best hotels and lodges on offer, while taking you to the most exclusive locations with immersive experiences

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Serene Lake Titicaca, Ancient Civilisations of the Andes and Rainforest Exuberance

Our Luxury Tour of Peru showcases the very best hotels and lodges on offer, while taking you to the most exclusive locations with immersive experiences

Travel Highlights

  • A Luxury Tour of Peru, with the best lodges and most exclusive experiences
  • Discover historic Lima with its fascinating museums and excellent fusion cuisine
  • Explore Lake Titicaca with its serene tranquility and small, isolated farming villages and unique floating island communities
  • Visit the Amazon and discover the incredible rainforest learning about the abundant wildlife.
  • Superb train journey to Machu Picchu, the Citadel of the Incas
  • Inca heartland of Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas

Journey Breakdown

The Cordillera Real Luxury Tour
Travel Itinerary

Lima Days 1 - 2

Days 1 - Arrival in Lima

Day 2 - Guided tour of Lima 

Itinerary Description

Days 1 - Arrival

Depart from the UK on a direct BA flight, arriving in Lima in the evening. You will be met at the airport by our representative who will take you to your hotel, staying for 2 nights. On arrival you will have an introduction to the local area which is an opportunity for our guide to provide advice, explain your programme and answer any questions you may have.

Day 2 - Guided tour of Lima 

Morning at leisure. Afternoon we take a guided tour of Lima including the historic centre. We visit the Presidential Palace, Plaza San Martín and Larco Herrera Museum which houses a fabulous collection of ancient artefacts from all over Peru. (B)

 

Luxury Amazon Lodge Days 3 - 5

Day 3 - Amazon Rainforest

Day 4 - Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge

Day 5 - Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge

Itinerary Description

Day 3 - Amazon Rainforest 

Early morning flight to Puerto Maldonado. From here, it's a 45 minute motorboat transfer to our base in mighty Amazon, the  Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge - one of the world's top eco-lodges. An eco-friendly luxury lodge on the banks of the Madre de Dios River, Reserva Amazonica has 30 luxury wooden cabanas inspired in the Ese’Eja culture. The area is a wildlife paradise, with 540 bird species identified within the hotel grounds, deep in the rainforest.

During your stay excursions are organised by your naturalist guide, both along the river tributaries and the paths in the forest spotting wildlife in the dense tree canopy. Night excursions are also a possibility. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge

Today we visit the Inkaterra Canopy Walkway, a bridge system at 30 meters above the ground, allowing adventurers to enjoy a privileged view of the Amazon. Plus enjoy walks in the forest, boat trips on the river and the fine facilities of your luxury lodge. (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Reserva Amazonica Jungle Lodge

Relax at your lodge or enjoy more adventures in the Amazon rainforest. (B,L,D)

Reserva Amazonica

Tambopata Amazon Lodges - Deluxe Lodge

The wildlife in the area is remarkable, from giant and colourful macaws, to toucans, parrots, tapirs, tamarind monkeys, owls, Southern Amazon Red squirrels, as well as a large variety of monkeys. Reserva Amazonica also holds the world record for ant species in a single place (362 species).

The lodge offers spacious facilities and well-equipped private cabins, guaranteeing guests an authentic, safe and comfortable stay in the rainforest, combining cozy accommodations with warm hospitality, a dedication to conservation and the opportunity to discover magnificent naturally camouflaged wildlife in the jungle.

The lodge boasts 30 private cabanas and 3 suites built with local materials in native style. Service areas are located in a two story wooden pavilion with a cathedral ceiling housing the dining room, bar, the main lounge and a mezzanine over looking the rainforest, where visitors can relax while contemplating the unique scenery. 

Each day and evening there are excursions on offer, both along the river tributaries and along the paths in the forest. Night excursions are also a possibility. As well as viewing the native wildlife, guests also learn about the medicinal properties of the plants endemic to the area and learn more about life in the Amazon. There are also evening presentations.

Included Entrance Fee to the Tambopata Research Center. All meals are included (drinks are extra), as are explorations part of your itinerary (and additional ones are payable locally). Please note that guests can take a maximum of 10kg to the lodge, the rest can be left in the lodge's office in Puerto Maldonado.

The Sacred Valley Days 6 - 8

Day 6 - The Sol y Luna Hotel, Sacred Valley

Day 7 - Guided tour of the Sacred Valley

Day 8  - At leisure at Sol y Luna

Itinerary Description

Day 6 - The Sol y Luna Hotel, Sacred Valley

Today we return to Puerto Maldonado for your flight to Cusco. On arrival transfer by road through the stunning Urubamba Valley also known as the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We stay at the deluxe Sol y Luna Hotel for three nights surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Your room is a cosy  ‘casita’ house made of local stone and decorated individually. The gardens are filled with flora native to the Sacred Valley, plus the hotel has an excellent restaurant, spa and swimming pool. (B)

Day 7 - Discover the Sacred Valley

Today enjoy a full day excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas where we visit the Inca village of Ollantaytambo, Maras & Moray and Pisac market and ruins. (B)

Day 8  - At leisure at the Sol y Luna Hotel

At leisure enjoying the facilities of your hotel, or take inspiring walks exploring the countryside. (B)

Sol Y Luna

Sacred Valley of the Incas - First Hotel

Located in Huicho in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, the Sol y Luna has a stunning setting between the snow-capped mountain ranges of the Cordillera del Vilcanota and the Cordillera del Vilcabamba. The hotel is a series of adobe bungalows, each with private facilities and a terrace, decorated in a rustic style and set in beautifully landscaped gardens. Each detail has been carefully chosen to reflect the ambience of the Andean culture in the Sacred Valley. The hotel also offers a unique combination of eco-tourism, adventure, sport and culture in a variety of outdoor activities. As well as hikes and treks in the surrounding areas, you can also choose from horseback riding, mountain biking and paragliding. Accommodation includes room and breakfast.

Machu Picchu Day 9

Day 9 - Machu Picchu by train

Itinerary Description

Day 9 - Machu Picchu by train

Journey on the Vistadome train from Ollantaytambo following the Urubamba River, through beautiful countryside and culminating in the awesome Machu Picchu. You will have a guided tour of the site, afterwards you are free to explore the citadel further. We stay overnight at the nearby Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, an intimate Andean village style property with terraced hills, waterfalls, stone pathways and 83 stunning whitewashed adobe 'casitas' tucked away in the cloud forest.The hotel has a restaurant, bar, cafe  and spa. (B,L,D)

 

Inkaterra Pueblo

Machu Picchu - First Hotel

Conveniently located next to the train station in Aguas Calientes, all cabanas have spacious rooms with en-suete bathrooms and are set amongst dense vegetation with gardens spread through the grounds, linked by winding paths. there is a restaurant & bar, a spa, walks and an orchid trail, that combined with the lush vegetation of the grounds, create a sense of tranquility & relaxation.

Cusco Days 10 - 11

Day 10 - Explore Machu Picchu & return to Cusco

Day 11 - Guided tour of Cusco and nearby ruins

Itinerary Description

Days 10 - Explore Machu Picchu & return to Cusco

The morning is free to explore. You may wish to climb Huayna Picchu, a steep climb but well worth it for the fantastic views of the valley and a different perspective of Machu Picchu. Alternatively, there is a gentle climb, back along the Inca Trail, to Intipunku the Gate of the Sun, and the first sight one has of the complex if walking the Inca Trail.

In the afternoon take the train to Cusco. Spend the next 2 nights at La Casona, a beautifully 16thCentury manor house that has been harmoniously restored reflecting cultures and traditions across centuries. Surrounding the main patio, its 11 suites are provided with chimneys, heated floors and extra-large bathtubs. Its halls are decorated with colonial furniture, pre-columbian textiles and original murals. The hotel has a superb restaurant and a spa. (B)

Day 11 - Guided tour of Cusco and nearby ruins

Today enjoy a guided tour of Cusco and its main attractions. From the city centre we travel into the mountains above Cusco to visit the main ruins in the surrounding area, including the vast site of Sacsayhuaman. (B)

La Casona

Cusco - Deluxe Hotel

The first luxury boutique hotel in Cusco, with a unique mix of culture and tradition. Carefully restored from its former life as a 16th century mansion to retain its historical heritage, La Casona presents modern luxury without sacrificing authenticity. Eleven spacious suites surround a sumptuous courtyard. Contemporary amenities create the ambience of comfort and exclusivity enjoyed by residents in centuries past.

The hotel has a restaurant, bar and free Wi-Fi. Rooms have cable TV, minibars and a seating area. They feature dark wood sculpted panels and elegant furniture. There are deep burgundy sofas and rich rugs and fabrics. Accommodation comes with daily buffet breakfast with regional products. 

 

 

Lake Titicaca Days 12 - 14

Day 12 - Train Journey to Lake Titicaca

Day 13 - Exploring Lake Titicaca

Day 14 - Exploring Lake Titicaca

Itinerary Description

Day 12 - Train Journey to Lake Titicaca

Today we journey on Peru Rail's famous Titicaca train on an unforgettable journey to Puno on Lake Titicaca. We travel across the Andean altiplano, past striking mountain scenery, small villages, remote farms and tiny stations. At Puno, we transfer to the all-inclusive Titilaka Lodge for a 3 night stay. This 18 room luxury refuge lies on the shores of the Lake Titicaca on a secluded private peninsula and includes an excellent dining room, bar, massage room, 3 lounges and a small library. (B,L,D)

Day 13 - Exploring Lake Titicaca

Enjoy a full day excursion on the lake, visit local communities, admire the landscape and rest. (B,L,D)

Day 14 - Exploring Lake Titicaca

Relax at your luxury lodge, take walks along the lake or further boat trips on Lake Titicaca. (B,L,D)

 

Titilaka Lodge

Puno & Lake Titicaca - Deluxe Lodge

Experience Lake Titicaca on a secluded private peninsula. Titilaka, a luxury refuge features sumptuous lake view suites, intimate fireside dining, wraparound terraces, heated outdoor pool. A serene setting, surrounded by incomparably blue waters, graced with dramatic dawns and spectacular sunsets. This all-inclusive 18-suite exploration lodge includes private transport to & from the airport in Juliaca and from Puno train station, full board, bar and a choice of two-, three- or four day programs with a-la-carte excursions in Land Rovers or by boat. Rooms are facing the lake and all have private bathrooms with heated floors. Daily activities include nature and archeology adventures, visiting living cultures, colonial churches and islands like Taquile and the nearby man-made floating islands of the Uros people.

Return via Lima Days 15-16

Day 15 - Departure via Lima

Day 16 - Arrive in the UK

Itinerary Description

Day 15 - Departure via Lima

Transfer to Juliaca to fly to Lima and connect with your overnight flight back home. (B)

Day 16 - Arrive in the UK

Arrive in the UK in the morning.

Allpa

Lima - Tourist Hotel

This small contemporary hotel is located in the heart of Miraflores, with plenty of access to local conveniences such as restaurants and shops. The rooms are comfortable, spacious and modern although simple in character, and all with modern amenities such as WiFi, air conditioning and private facilities. The hotel has a bar and restaurant serving international dishes.

Accommodation is on a bed and breakfast basis.

Casa Andina Private Collection

Lima - First Hotel

The stylish Casa Andina Private Collection is located in the heart of Miraflores, close to many excellent restaurants. The 148 rooms are furnished in the modern European style, with modern amenities and private facilities. There is a lounge, swimming pool, bar, restaurant, and adjoining sandwich cafe for light snacks.

Accommodation is on a bed and breakfast basis.

Country Club

Lima - Deluxe Hotel

Located just 7 miles from the international airport in the exclusive residential area of San Isidro with a pleasant view overlooking Lima Golf Club. 

Opened in 1927 and declared a Peruvian Cultural Monument, the historic Country Club offers luxurious and lavish accommodation in single or double air conditioned rooms equipped with cable TV, minibar and internet access. Each room is adorned with traditional Andean textiles. Dine in the award-winning hotel restaurant or enjoy a cold drink at the bar. For something light try the hotel snack bar. Work out in the hotel gym or take a leisurely swim in the pool. Guests interested in golf can gain access to Lima Golf Club.

Accommodation is on a bed and breakfast basis.

Travel Details
Cordillera Real Luxury

Price Breakdown

Prices are per person. Please request a quote for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve & Easter.

Season Low Season High Season
Travel Dates 25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec 22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room Arrangement Tourist First Deluxe Tourist First Deluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - £5,921 - - £6,403
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + £919 - - + £919
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + £1,748 - - + £1,748
Season Low Season High Season
Travel Dates 25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec 22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room Arrangement Tourist First Deluxe Tourist First Deluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - €5,909 - - €7,964
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + €1,058 - - + €-443
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + €2,010 - - + €509
Season Low Season High Season
Travel Dates 25 Dec-21 Jun, 17 Aug - 12 Dec 22 Jun-16 Aug, 13 Dec - 24 Dec
Room Arrangement Tourist First Deluxe Tourist First Deluxe
Multiple Travellers - Twin Room - - $7,289 - - $6,403
Multiple Travellers - Own Room - - + $1,288 - - + $2,848
Single Traveller - Own Room - - + $2,447 - - + $4,008

Booking Terms & Conditions

What's Included

  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • International flights (1 overnight)
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast everyday and meals as described on the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request
  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast everyday and meals as described on the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request
  • 16 Days / 14 Nights
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast everyday and meals as described on the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request

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