Ultimate Peru: Incas, Andes & Amazon Rainforest

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Experience Peru as a guest of our Pura Aventura family

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Go beyond just 'seeing' this special country...

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To build deeper connections and bonds...

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... With Peru's people, food, traditions and cultures

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This unique trip combines active discovery...

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With the comfort of first-class hotels...

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... And the personal insights of private guides

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Get close to the tropical nature of the Amazon...

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Explore Lake Titicaca's more authentic corners...

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And hike the one-day Inca Trail...

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... Arriving at Machu Picchu at its quietest

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See below for more & get in touch for full details...

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Inca ruins at their quietest; the wildlife of the Amazon; stunning mountain views. But by also introducing you to its people, we go beyond merely taking you to Peru to immerse you in the cultures, food and traditions of this special country.

  • Private Pura guides
  • Meet the locals!
  • Andes & Inca culture
  • One-day Inca Trail
  • Machu Picchu at its best
  • Deepest Amazon
  • Special places to stay
  • Our Peru, your pace
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What's Included

Key Inclusions

14 nights in first-class hotels

All breakfasts

9 x lunches

7 x dinners

All transfers and transportation

Internal flights

Train tickets

Guided activities as described

Guided Activities

Shared guided activities in the Amazon

Private full-day cultural experience

Private full-day Maras & Moray with cycling

Private one-day Royal Inca Trail hike

Royal Inca Trail permits

Private half-day tour to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu entrances

Private two-hour weavers visit

Private half-day guided hike near Cusco

Private full-day Cusco tour

Private full-day Lake Titicaca tour

5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Travel Guide App with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Please note: International flights not included


Day 1

Land in Lima

You land in Lima today, usually in late afternoon or evening. We love Peru's capital, but unless you can dedicate a couple of nights to explore it properly, it makes no sense to battle through traffic into the centre then turn straight around in the morning. Staying at the airport helps take the edge off after a long flight and puts you in prime position to fly to the jungle tomorrow.

Day 2

Head into the Amazon jungle

Day 3

Choose how to explore

Day 4

Watch parrots flock to the clay lick

Day 5

Travel into the Sacred Valley

Day 6

Experience the valley's rich Inca culture

Day 7

Cycle between famous Inca sites

Day 8

Follow the Royal Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Day 9

Return to Machu Picchu in the quiet afternoon

Day 10

Continue to Cusco via a weaving co-operative

Memorable moments you can look forward to...

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The colour of a dawn clay lick

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Indulge on...

Fresh jungle fruits

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Kick back...

And soak in the jungle sounds

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Explore the jungle...

With brilliant native guides

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Be amazed by...

Tiny creatures with epic talents

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Cross your fingers...

For wildlife encounters like this

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Say yes please...

To refreshing tropical juices

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Eat like royalty...

Hundreds of miles from any shops

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Feel tiny...

Next to the giants of the jungle

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Peer at...

Insects of extraordinary beauty

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Soak in...

Remarkable Amazon sunsets

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The people of the Amazon

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Sleep like a log...

With all the creature comforts

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Be the only tourist...

In a typical Andean market

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At stellar mountain views

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The colour of local life

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Find out...

How Peruvian's bake bread

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Lose track of time...

Watching hummingbirds feast

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Your first sip of chicha morada

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Step back in time...

At monumental Inca ruins

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Follow old trails...

To the Maras salt mines

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Chance upon...

Local farmers high in the hills

Inca Trail


The one-day Royal Inca Trail

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Make like an explorer...

As you pass hidden Inca ruins

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Play spot the people...

As you arrive to Machu Picchu

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look closer...

And there's still no one there

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Say hello...

To the welcome party

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On the flavours of the Sacred Valley

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Be awed by...

The skill of Chinchero's weavers

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Learn about...

Inca traditions being kept alive


Gaze out...

Over the red rooftops of Cusco

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Cross the Altiplano...

By panoramic train

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Be moved by...

The rare beauty of Lake Titicaca

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Mingle with locals...

With unique stories to tell

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See what office life...

Looks like on the lake

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Catch glimpses...

Of everyday Titicaca life

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Stop for a minute...

And soak in those views

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