South America

Peru Multisport

Activity level - Demanding

Standard

15 Days

How do you improve a trip that already includes the Sacred Valley, the Inca Trail and Lake Titicaca? Throw in some bikes, a few kayaks, and loads of high-energy thrills, that’s how! “Peru Multisport” connects immersive cultural interaction and classic Peruvian landmarks with challenging physical activities tailored specifically for adrenaline junkies and fitness freaks.

Climb and bike your way from small villages to astounding monuments, then explore Lake Titicaca from a kayak; a perspective few visitors ever get the chance to see. Need more? Consult your CEO; they’ll keep your zest for adventure satisfied.

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INCLUDED

  • CCACCOCCOLLO COMMUNITY AND WOMEN’S WEAVING CO-OP VISIT
  • PARWA COMMUNITY RESTAURANT THE SACRED VALLEY
  • LAMAY LOCAL LIVING: LAKE TITICACA HOMESTAY
  • BIKING EXCURSION IN THE SACRED VALLED(2 DAYS)
  • INCA TRAIL GUIDED HIKE WITH COOKS AND PORTERS (4 DAYS)
  • GUIDED TOUR OF MACHU PICHU
  • KAYAKING EXCURSION ON LAKE TITICACA WITH VISITS TO TAQUILE, AMANTANI, AND THE UROS ISLANDS (2 DAYS)
  • 14 BREAKFASTS, 5 LUNCHES, 4 DINNERS
  • INTERNAL FLIGHTS

ITINERARY

Day 1 – Lima

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 – Lima/Cusco

Early flight to Cusco. Free day for shopping and to explore the city. Optional city tour.

Exclusive Inclusions: Carte Blanche

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 3 – Cusco/Ollantaytambo

Begin two days of guided biking excursions through the Sacred Valley, in the Maras, Moray, and Pisac areas, using Ollantaytambo as a base. Visit the G Adventures-supported women’s weaving co-op and Parwa community restaurant in Huchuy Qosqo.

Exclusive Inclusions:  Ccaccaccollo Community and Women’s Weaving Co-op visit, Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

 

Day 4 – Ollantaytambo

Our second day biking in the Sacred Valley. Explore the town of Maras, the archaeological site of Moray before heading down to the Salt mines (Las Salineras), ending in Urubamba.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

 

Day 5 – Ollantaytambo

Free day in Ollantaytambo for optional activities like visiting the ruins, horseback riding, or relaxing before embarking on the Inca Trail.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 6 – Inca Trail

Depart Ollantaytambo by van to km 82 where the Inca Trail begins. Ease into things with a straight forward day of hiking, the meandering streams, stunning Andean scenery, and ancient Incan ruins will give you plenty to look at.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

 

Day 7 – Inca Trail

Start early to climb the long steep path to Warmiwañusca, better known as Dead Woman’s Pass. This is the highest point of the trek at 4,198m. Most hikers reach camp by early afternoon, with ample time to rest and relax.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

 

Day 8 – Inca Trail

Cross two more passes and ruins along the way. The first pass is Runquraqay at 3,950m where, on a clear day, hikers can catch a glimpse of the snow-capped Cordillera Vilcabamba. Hike through cloud forest on the gentle climb to the second pass of the day, walking through original Incan constructions. The highest point of the pass is 3,700m. On a clear day, enjoy the spectacular views of the Urubamba Valley.

At 3,650m, reach the ruins of Phuyupatamarca, the “town above the clouds.” Camp here or go another 1.5 hrs to the Wiñay Wayna ruins (“forever young”) located at 2,650m.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

 

Day 9 – Machu Picchu/Cusco

The final day of the hike starts pre-dawn to reach the Sun Gate before sunrise. Catch the first views of the breath-taking ruins of Machu Picchu on a clear day. Hike down to Machu Picchu for a guided tour of the site and free time to explore until noon as permitted by the tourist ticket. Opt to visit the Inca Bridge, if time allows.

Catch the bus to Aguas Calientes to meet any non-hiking members of your group. Eat and relax before your train back to Cusco in the afternoon.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 10 – Cusco

Free day to explore Cusco or relax. Active options include white-water rafting, horseback riding, and mountain biking.

Exclusive Inclusions: Carte Blanche

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 11 – Cusco/Puno

Spend the day travelling from Cusco to Puno by bus.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 12 – Puno/Lago Titicaca

2-day kayaking excursion on Lake Titicaca, visiting Uros, Taquile, and Amantaní islands, including a homestay in a small village.

Exclusive Inclusions: Local Living Lake Titicaca Homestay

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

 

Day 13 – Lago Titicaca/Puno

Kayak to Llachon and visit the Uros islands before returning to Puno. Opt to visit a Sillustani burial site.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Day 14 – Puno/Lima

Fly back to Lima and enjoy a free evening for exploring or sampling some yummy seafood.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 15 – Lima

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

 

 

 

 

 

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