Your journey at a glance
Discover Peru’s signature destinations of Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, the alluring city of Cusco and the Amazon on an unforgettable 10-day family journey.
Kick-start your adventure in the vibrant and friendly city of Lima. Renowned for its rich cultural heritage, this sprawling metropolis offers a dazzling array of family-friendly attractions, including interpretative tours of the National Museum and the Museum of Natural History. Lima has been hailed as South America’s culinary capital and will provide a delectable introduction to Peruvian cuisine.
Next, discover the Sacred Valley, where ancient Incan farming terraces are still cultivated by the region’s inhabitants of today. The wondrous landscapes of the valley lend themselves to an array of outdoor activities such as mountain biking, trekking, horseback riding, river rafting, paddle boarding, and zip-lining. Introduce your children to the local residents and learn about their ancient traditions, or take a trip to the historic salt mines to discover the Incan salt mining process. Hop aboard the luxurious Vistadome train, designed to provide panoramic views of the dramatic landscapes, as your adventure extends to an exploration of the ancient citadel of Machu Picchu, a bucket-list experience that you and your family will never forget. A shroud of mystery surrounds these ruins. Some speculate that it was established as a university, while others claim that it was built as a retreat for royalty. Your private guide will give you his interpretation, and you can decide.
The next leg of your adventure takes you and your loved ones to the Incan capital of Cusco. This enchanting destination greets visitors with an invitingly festive atmosphere. Bustling markets, brimming with authentic curios, and beautiful architecture, inspired by both the Incans and Spanish colonialists, add to the charm of the city.
The last stop in this diverse itinerary is at the Amazon, the rainforest that will enchant any wildlife lover.
2 nights Lima | 2 nights Sacred Valley | 1 night Machu Picchu | 2 nights Cusco | 2 nights Northern Amazon