Price
1373$ per person
Duration
9 Days
Destination
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Travellers
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Explore the ancient cultural heritage of the Incan empire and enjoy the lush green scenic spots with this 9-day Lima, Machu Picchu and Chicama Surf Resort. Your itinerary will include the magnificent scenic areas of areas that include Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, and of course the Peruvian capital of Lima. Finally we will move towards the north center of Peru to Chicama resort; Chicama Hotel is a unique hotel focused on providing travelers and Surfers, from all around the globe, a Lifetime experience by delivering high standard services while discovering the main attractions of Central Peru's coast or surfing one of the best and longest waves in the world. Peru is famous worldwide for the quality of its waves and surf consistency: wherever you look, there is a wave working!

What's included

Destination
Cusco , Lima , Machu Picchu , Trujillo & Chiclayo Discover Destinations
Departure Location
Lima
Return Location
Trujillo
Price includes
  • 24 hour support by our local staff
  • Accommodation in Hotel with breakfast included
  • All entrance fees and excursions mentioned in the itinerary
  • All ground transportation
  • All transfers airport, train station or bus station transfers, Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All transfers are assisted by English speaking staff
  • Guided tours by local quality English speaking guides
  • Meals: According mentioned in the itinerary (vegetarian or special diets are available)
  • Train tickets
Price does not include
  • Anything not specified in the itinerary description
  • Domestic flight tickets
  • Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain
  • Guidance in other languages
  • International flight tickets
  • Other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.)
  • Tips for guides, drivers and other staff
  • VISA procedures, travel insurance, pre and post tour accommodation

Highlights

  • Search for and learn more about the wildlife of Amazon.
  • Discover the incredible Peruvian Rainforest.
  • Witness the external influence of Spain and Inca in the region of Cusco and Machu Picchu.
  • Become part of an adventurous trip to the Inca ruins while indulging in the rich and modern Quechua and Inca cultures.
  • Travel from the Andes to Machu Picchu by train.
  • Experience the historical glory of Machu Picchu.

PRICES FOR THIS TOUR PACKAGE

Hotel Category Double or Triple room Single room option
Additional cost
Tourist US$ 1373 US$ 316
Superior Tourist US$ 1564 US$ 431

* Prices per person in US dollars.

MORE ABOUT HOTEL CATEGORIES
Tourist

  • In this type of accommodation are the 2-star and 3-star hotels and some guesthouses.
  • Appeals to tourists looking for more than basic accommodation.
  • The rooms and bed are simple, comfortable and adequate.
  • Beds are made and rooms are cleaned daily. Clean towels are supplied.
  • Rooms with private bathroom and hot shower.
  • Breakfast is included.
  • Ideal for travelers on a reduced budget.

Superior Tourist

  • In this type of accommodation are the 3-star and 4-star hotels.
  • Standard accommodation. Accommodation is deemed “very good”.
  • The rooms and bed are comfortable and adequate.
  • Beds are made and rooms are cleaned daily. Clean towels are supplied.
  • They have spacious reception with seats and other public rooms.
  • Some of these hotels have food and drink service; restaurant and bar.
  • Buffet breakfast is included.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS TOUR PACKAGE

Trip code MCSR9D01
Travel style GROUP TOUR
Type of activities Culture & History, Beach & sun, Adventure.
Group size Min 1, Max 16.
Physical rating Some easy physical activities included in this trip. No physical preparation is required to make the most of the journey.
Departure dates Guaranteed departures any day. Departures are available along the year. We do not have fixed departures.
Min age 1+ All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Group tour means, each day you will join to meet new travelers at each destination, and a highly specialized guide for every excursion, share the bus or minivan and you will have guide to take you to all the scenic spots listed in the Itinerary.

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Day 6
  • Day 7 & 8
  • Day 9
Day 1

International Arrival Assistance

  • Arrive in Lima at any time.
  • Our representative will be waiting for you at Lima airport with a customized sign with your name on it and private transfer to your hotel.
  • There are no planned activities, so check into the hotel and rest up.
  • Overnight at the Hotel in Lima.
  • Meals included: None.
Day 2

Lima Colonial Walking Tour

  • Breakfast at Hotel; free morning to rest or visit the city.
  • At 14:00pm pick up and transfer to Lima historical center. We'll take you to a fascinating walking tour. We will show you Palaces and castles our city hides, we also going to take you to our great Saint Francisco Monastery and the impressive underground Catacombs!
  • Also we visit "The Main Square", Archbishop's Palace and the Municipal Palace, other great places you will visit are: the Train Station Palace, unique old fashioned "Cordano Bar", colorful mansion palaces, Jiron del Union Pathway, Post Office Palace, Dominicans tower, Historical Rimac Bridge and lovely surrounded wooden Balconies and the next big project in the City the Under river subway.
  • Our historical center is considered a World Heritage protected by the UNESCO; we will show you the Original Spain Mansion Palace and enjoy its great collection of 18th Century paintings, its impressive sculptures, wooden varandas, trendy gilded mirrors and great original terrace.
  • After the tour we will take you back to your hotel.
  • Overnight at the Hotel in Lima.
  • Meals included: Breakfast.
Day 3

Flight to Cusco and City Tour & Archeological ruins

  • Breakfast at hotel; pick up from the hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight to Cusco, the ancient Inca capital of the Incas.
  • On arrival in Cusco, assistance at the airport and transport to your hotel, where the rest of the morning is free time to rest in hotel in order to avoid altitude sickness.
  • Pick up from the hotel at 13:20pm - Tour begins from Cusco’s Main Square, Plaza de Armas.
  • Includes a visit to Cusco’s cathedral in which you will be able to see the intricate woodwork and colonial paintings that contain detailed Incan iconography.
  • After, we will head to the Temple of the Sun (Qorikancha) upon which the Convent of Santo Domingo has been built. Interesting fact: according to a legend, this temple was entirely gold plated which left many conquerors impressed with its magnificence when they came here!
  • The tour continues with visits to 4 archeological sites: Sacsayhuaman is an archeological complex, a masterpiece of Incan architecture in which you will see mindboggling huge stone blocks, almost 9 meters in height that are still placed perfectly. Qenqo Temple is a temple dedicated to animal worship. Puca Pucara is another Incan archeological site located on top of a hill, used as a fort and administrative center. Tambomachay, which is also known as the Inca Baths.
  • Overnight at the Hotel in Cusco.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast.
Day 4

Tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas

  • Breakfast at hotel - pick up from your hotel at 07:30am.
  • We then will then embark on a journey back in time to the Incan´s Sacred Valley beginning in Pisac, 31 km from Cusco. The ancient Incan archeological site and city is located on the top of a mountain. There you will have the chance to firsthand witness the impressive stonemasonry skill of our ancient ancestors.
  • Afterwards, you will go down into the quaint little town and wander through its colorful market where you can buy intricate, beautifully crafted locally hand-made products.
  • After this, lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
  • Then, you will continue to Ollantaytambo, a military, religious, and agricultural center of the Incas located at the top of a mountain. Note: unlike other small towns, this one has maintained its original Incan design including outstanding stone buildings and narrow streets. It was once used as a fortress and administrative and urban center.
  • Stop in Ollantaytambo from where we catch the train to Aguas Calientes, upon arrival to Aguas Calientes, reception and transfer to your hotel.
  • Overnight at the Hotel in Aguas Calientes.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 5

Visit to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu & Back to Cusco

  • Breakfast at the hotel; at 06:00am take bus to Machu Picchu citadel, you will ride a bus to Machu Picchu archeological site (2,430m/7,972ft) and tour every nook and cranny of this New 7 Wonder of the World and UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site: an unforgettable experience. Your guide will expertly direct you throughout the astounding ruins and its main streets.
  • Around 07:30am the guided tour begins, your guide will expertly direct you throughout the astounding ruins and its main streets. You can then wander around the town squares as well as climb the intricately carved stairways made of stone. Machu Picchu is considered to be the world’s spiritual center by esoteric wisdom.
  • From 10:30am to 12:00pm once the guided tour is over, you will have some free time to explore the site on your own, relax, or meditate.
  • From 12:30pm to 13:30pm take bus to Aguas Calientes.
  • From 13:30pm to 15:00pm take lunch at local restaurant in Aguas Calientes.
  • Return to Cusco: later board the train for the return trip to Cusco. You will stop at the Poroy station and then be picked up and driven to your hotel in Cusco.
  • Overnight at the Hotel in Cusco.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Day 6

Flight to Trujillo & transfer to Chicama Surf Resort

  • Breakfast at hotel; at 09:40am pick up from the hotel and transfer to Cusco airport.
  • Today we will take a flight that will take us to the city of Trujillo; we will have a stop in the city of Lima to make the connection.
  • Upon arrival to Trujillo, reception and transfer to Chicama Surf Resort (journey takes around one hour).
  • Overnight at Chicama Surf Resort.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 7 & 8

Free Day to enjoy the Sand and the Surf

  • The next 3 days you will spend at the Chicama beach. Chicama, located in Puerto Malabrigo in the central coast of Peru, is known to be the longest surfeable wave on Earth. This surfing jewel offers a 2.2 k.m. ride with nice barrels and long walls for high-performance maneuvers. A ride so long that you can surf a single wave for over 2:30 minutes.
  • Hotel provides transfer service to other surf spots. You can organize them while being at the hotel, based on surf conditions.
  • For Surfers hotel provides the Tow-back Service (does not include in the price) with Zodiacs. During a day the Zodiacs service is provided during 2 periods, the first period starts 8:30am and ends at 12:00pm, the second period starts at 3:00pm and ends at 6:00pm. We recommend you book this service while being at the resort or at the time of making your reservation, that way you choose to use it or not depending on the surf conditions.
  • Surf classes; in Chicama you will find the longest wave on earth, and that makes it a unique place to learn to surf. We will give you all the equipment you need, from the surfboard to the wetsuit. In addition you will have a dedicated instructor for you.
  • There are plenty of things to do at Chicama for non-surfers. At the hotel you can disconnect yourself from the routine in our lovely infinity pool overlooking the bay, or through a gym session, a relaxing bath in our Jacuzzis, a spiritual cleansing in our saunas, an exquisite dining experience or an exotic beverage enjoyed while viewing one of the most amazing sunsets.
  • You can laze around at the beach, relaxing and meeting new people or arrange for an activity of your interest.
  • Overnight at Chicama Surf Resort.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 9

Departure from Chicama, Flight to Lima – International flight at home

  • Breakfast at hotel; free morning at hotel.
  • At 10:00am you will meet your car and driver in the lobby of your hotel. You will then take your car back to the Trujillo Airport where you will catch your flight to Lima and International Connecting Flight Home.
  • Meals Included: Breakfast.

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SUSTAINABLE CERTIFICATIONSOur International Certifications

We have implemented a Sustainable Management System under the criteria of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) for Tour Operators.
Rainforest Alliance Certified
Travelife Certified GSTC
TourCert Certified

CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCETripAdvisor

We are excited to announce that Sun Gate Tours received a 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award, reflecting the work our teams put into delivering an even more amazing guest experience.
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