Machu picchu & Manu Jungle


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Machu Picchu + Manu Cultural 9D/8N


Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1: Arrive to Cusco.
Day 2: Cusco City tour
Day 3: Sacred Valley of the Incas - Aguas Calientes.
Day 4: Machu Picchu guided tour - Cusco.
Day 5: Cusco - Manu Tour Day 1
Day 6: Manu Tour Day 2
Day 7: Manu Tour Day 3
Day 8: Manu Tour Day 4 - Cusco
Day 9: Departure of Cusco

Departures:Our company has daily departures, since 2 to 10 participants maximum per group, we are a 100% direct tour operator, sustainable and responsible with Nature.
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  • Duration:
    9 Days and 8 Nights
  • Tour Style:
    Walk, Cultural, Historical, Traditional, Narutal.
  • Hotel
    8 Night (Shared Room)
  • Camping
    0 Nigths
  • Difficulty
    Easy (depends on your level of fitness).
  • Transportation
    Bus, Train, Van, local car

Day 1: Arrive to Cusco

At the airport our personal wait you to transport to you choose hotel .The rest of the day is free to acclimatized.

Day 2: Archaeological City Tour Cusco

Today in the morning, we do not have any programs activities. At the afternoon at 13th00, we will star the city tour, in this trip we will visit the Cusco cathedral; inside you can see works, that were made with wood and covered with gold, this kind of works were made by Spanish with baroque style. After that, we will continue to the Koricancha temple knowing as Sun Temple, where build over a Santo Domingo church. Then we will leave the city with direction to the four Archaeological Sites like Sacsayhuaman place where people commemorate the Inti Raymi (festival of the sun, the best known party in the country),Qenqo, Pukapucara and Tambomachay (Famous Inca Baths).the finish of the trip is when we are in the hotel around 18th30

Day 3: Sacred Valley - Aguas Calientes.

Breakfast at the hotel. Output to tour the Sacred Valley of the Incas, on the way, we will stop in some places to see the beautiful sceneries and mountains. We will visit the archeological site called Pisac with biggest Inca terraces that people used for agriculture and we will continue to visit the traditional market, where you will have free time to walk and interact with a local people or to buy some gifts. Then we are continuing until Urubamba town for our Buffet lunch in a local restaurant, after this we will visit Ollantaytambo Inca town, which has spectacular water channels on the streets made by stone with Inca characteristic. Finally, we will continue our trip until Aguas Calientes town by train (Machupicchu town), at arrival, reception at the train station and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day free for independent activities.

Day 4: Machu Picchu full Day – Cusco.

To have a perfect visit, we go out very early to avoid a big touristic groups and we enjoy much better the visit to Machupicchu, and to enjoy a spectacular sunrise over mountains of Machupicchu if the weather is good. We are going to Machupicchu citadel by bus for around 30 minutes with jungle sceneries. In Machupicchu you will have 2 hours guided tour, during the tour we will visit the vigilant house, Intiwatana, Sun temple, The condor temple and another important sectors. After you will have free time to explore the citadel for your own or hike to Huaynapicchu mountian if you booked the entrance. At around 15th00 we recommend you to come back to Aguas Calientes town by bus to have your lunch and take your train until Ollantaytambo. From Ollantaytambo is the transfer to Cusco by bus.

Day 5: Cusco - Paucartambo - Mirador Lodge - Manu

After Breakfast, we will pick you up around 6:00 AM, to travel to Pucartambo Town during the trip the first stop is for visit the pre-Inca towers of Ninamarca, then drive through the mountains, to get the typical folkloric town of Paucartambo. Here we will have a short break to now this place before continuing to Tres Cruces place, the entrance to the Cultural Zone of Manu Rainforest Park and the cloud forest. From there we continue to San Pedro where will walk for around one hour to observe the national bird of Peru (the Cock of the rock), monkeys, colorful birds, landscapes, waterfalls, orchids, butterflies all with very good explanation. Then we will continue to the Mirador Lodge arriving in the evening approximately at around.5:00 pm, where we have the dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Mirador Lode - Machuwasi Lake - Tree House - Manu

At 8:00 AM after breakfast, we will begin our journey;walking through the outskirts of Pilcopata, observing the flora and fauna here and know some of the medicinal and endemic plants of the place. We visit the Animal Rescue Center, where we will have the opportunity to see animals such as monkeys, tapirs, caimans, turtles, among others. Finishing the tour, our transport will lead us to the Atalaya port (750 MASL), where we board a boat, during the boat ride we stop for a visit one of the lakes (Machuwasi) that is most visited on the bank of the river Alto Madre de Dios. Afterwards we will explore in small traditional balsa raft to see the famous prehistoric bird Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), camungo (Anhima cornuta), capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), etc. We arrive at approximately 3:00 PM to Manu Rainforest Lodge. Here we leave our luggage;then in the afternoon, we head to our Tree House, hoping to spot animals at night and listen to the nocturnal animals such as tapir, paca, deer, night monkeys. Here we will have a snack and camp on the platform in sleeping bags.

Day 7: Parrot Clay Lick - Manu Rainforest Lodge - Manu

We start our day early at 4:30 am, we pick our camp and head towards the Lick to watch parrots and macaws, with a great show of hundreds of parrots, parakeets, macaws;our breakfast will be offer in the jungle. After breakfast, we continue walking, looking for new wildlife, such as monkeys, birds, macaws, peccaries, snakes, etc. In the afternoon we board our canoe toward the Manu Rainforest Lodge, here we have our dinner. At night, we do a night walk, place to observe nature, and animals.

Day 8: Manu Rainforest Lodge - Cusco

Today we will have an early morning departure from the Manu Rainforest Lodge up stream in the direction of Atalaya, at this time we will pass through the beautiful cloud forest and Sacred Valley on the way, arriving to Cusco at around 7.00pm.

Day 9: Departure from Cusco.

Breakfast. In the programed time, transfer to airport for your flight back home. End of our services.


  • ENTRANCE TIKETS: In our Tour, the entrance to Machupicchu and the touristic ticket for the other places are included with us.
  • PROFESSIONAL GUIDES: All our guides studied English and Tourism at the University, institutes, and have many months giving support to the trekkers before to start to work in this kind of adventures like a guide.
  • BUS TO MACHUPICCHU:The buses to go to Machupicchu from aguas Calientes are included raound trip.
  • TRANSPORTATION:The transportation for the tours are included and the transportation to the train station and come back to cusco.
  • TRAIN EXPEDITION: The round Trip train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes village to Ollantaytambo village. From where we transfer you to Cusco city in our car.
  • TRANFER IN / OUT:The transfer in and out is included
  • HOTEL:The activity include 3 nighst in Cusco, 1 night in Aguas Calientes village and 3 nights on Manu Tour. We include a 2 star basic hotel with shared rooms (Double, Marital and Triple rooms). If you would like to upgrade your hotel level or prefer a single room, there will be an additional cost. We can easily add extra nights before and after the tour if needed and we can do the tour without any hotels if you prefer to book on your own.
  • Entrance Tickets Cusco: Many of the sites in Cusco and the Sacred Valley accept the Boleto Turistico (Tourist Ticket), which is a bit costly, but grants access to many of our areas highlights. Included in this tour are the 4 inca ruins you visit on the city limits. The ticket can be purchased as a one (1) day pass for 70 PEN or a ten (10) day pass for 130PEN. A valid ISIC card does offer a discount on the 10 day pass for 70 PEN. Only soles are accepted and it must be paid in cash. You will be able to purchase this directly at the first site. The cathedral and Temple of the Sun are separate entrance tickets and are 25 PEN and 15 PEN respectively.
  • Huaynapicchu: Huaynapicchu is the mountain located inside the Machu Picchu Park and has beautiful views from the top. It takes 45 minutes to get to the top and then 45 minutes back down and is quite steep for those scared of heights. This is done after your tour of Machu Picchu and is $20 per person to hike. This is extremely popular and needs to be arranged at least a month or two prior to your trip. Please understand that we can't control weather and cloudy days will prevent perfect pictures.
  • Food: The meals that are not mentioned in the itinerary

CHECKLIST

• Long sleeve shirts in dark colors
Bring sun hats, sun glasses and sun block in case of sunny conditions
Bring a waterproof jacket (for the latter part of the tour) and rain poncho in case of forecast
Bring snacks and water for the afternoon
Bring extra cash
Bring a camera for photographs

The Prices are per traveler:

without hotel USD $ 820
Class Sigle Room Double Room Triple Room
Tourist USD $ 1,005 USD $ 946
Superior USD $ 1,085 USD $ 1,030

Note:

  • Tourist Class: In this service is include a 3 star basic hotels or Boutique Hotels like Tika Wasi, Eureka San Blas.
  • Superior Class: In this service is include a 3 star superior hotel like Tierra Viva Group.
  • Rooms: Single for one traveler, Double or Matrimonial for two travelers, Triple for 3 travelers together.

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STUDENT DISCOUNT: $20 off per person

Student Discounts apply to anyone who has a valid GREEN ISIC card at the time of the trek or is 16 years old or younger. For those using an ISIC card to receive the discount, we do need to see a copy of the card at booking. For those booking children 16 years old or younger, we need a copy of their passport at booking time. Please send all to info@doadventures.com.

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