Highlights of Peru - 8 days land only

Our most popular holiday in Peru, the ancient allure of Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley meet the buzz and bustle of Lima and Cusco in time spent with Insiders who share personal tales of their beloved country.
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Price:
R30 350
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DETAILS
FromR30 350
Package ValiditySet departure dates between: 10 FEB 2018 - 27 OCT 2018 ** Book & pay by 24 NOV 2018 & SAVE R2890  - discount already included in price ***
Duration8 days
DestinationPeru
Starts inLima
Ends inCusco

Description


- Return airport/hotel transfers at selected times
- 7 nights’ 4* & 5* hotel accommodation
- Breakfast daily & 2 lunches (including Be My Guest) & 4 dinners
- Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi
- Assistance of an expert Travel Director & driver
- Hand-picked Insider Experiences
- Optional Experiences & free time
- All porterage and restaurant gratuities
- Must-see sightseeing & surprise extras
- All hotel tips, charges & local taxes
- VIP entry to many sights
- Visit: Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu & Cusco

You'll enjoy Insider moments like… learning to weave in the Sacred Valley, watching centuries-old dyeing techniques, passed from mother to daughter, as the weavers keep their Andean traditions alive. Meeting the curator of the world's largest private collection of pre-Columbian art at the Larco Museum in Lima. And hearing tales of Dr. Diez Canseco's illustrious ancestors, as you tour his mansion, a traditional country house, and settle down to a home-cooked Peruvian meal with him.

 

THE TRAFALGAR DIFFERENCE

Be My Guest
Dining experience with a local family.

Cultural Insights
Visit a nunnery, see Kalaga tapestries and gold leaf being made, learn about Thanaka; a traditional cosmetic, visit a local market and see the ethnic Pa-O, Danu and Intha people at Inle Lake. 

Hidden Treasures
Enjoy at least one surprise Hidden Treasure.

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Oil Lamp Ceremony, Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon You'll take part in a traditional oil lamp lighting ceremony with the locals at sunset and learn how your participation helps fund the pagoda's upkeep. 

Local Specialists
in Pakkoku, Bagan and Inle Lake. 

 

THE TRAFALGAR DIFFERENCE

Be My Guest
Join Dr. Francisco Diez Canseco for a Peruvian lunch at his beautiful estate.

 

Cultural Insights
Visit Awakancha, meet Andean weavers and taste chica at a local chiceria.

 

Hidden Treasures
Enjoy at least one surprise Hidden Treasure.

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Dr. Diez Canseco's Be My Guest
You'll meet Dr Diez-Canseco and learn about his NGO Council for Peace, which fights for human rights. All proceeds from your visit go direct to the NGO.
Centre for Traditional Textiles of Cusco
You'll discover the meaning behind ancient Inka textile designs and help support the centre's quest to preserve and promote Andean weaving traditions.
Awanakancha
You'll visit the museum, meet the animals and discover how Awanacancha works with local families to help preserve ancient weaving techniques.

 

Local Specialists
For included sightseeing in Lima, Machu Picchu and at the Larco Museum.