Cusco & Machu Picchu Gay Experience – 5 Days

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The perfect getaway is no longer further away, as you may found the dreamt Peru holiday in our exclusive gay program where you will visit the stunning Sacred Valley, the jewel of any South American trip Machu Picchu where as an addition you will take pleasure on your return train the luxurious Hiram Bingham service […]
  • Vacation style

    Cultural, Nature

  • Holiday type

    Superior, Premium, Luxury

    345

  • Activity level

    Moderate

    5/10

  • Group size

    Private

CUSCO & MACHU PICCHU GAY EXPERIENCE – 5 DAYS

EXPERTISE

We have a expert team of travel specialists, who have all turned their passion for travel into a vocation. Between them, they have visited nearly every corner of Peru and Bolivia..

FLEXIBILITY

We curate tailor-made, truly individual travel experiences for our clients. View Peru & Signatures approach leaves our travellers with unforgettable memories.

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At every stage of your holiday, from inception to conclusion, a View Peru and Signatures hand will be there to guide you.

WE ARE THE OPERATORS

View Peru and Signatures is the Operator of all your experiences in Peru and Bolivia, This ensures a seamless holiday experience.

DAY 1
ON ROUTE TO EXPLORE THE COLORFUL SACRED VALLEY (L, D)

• Suggested departure flight: 09:00 am approx.
• Drop off time: 18:00 pm
• Minimum altitude: Urubamba Town – 2871 masl/ 9419.3 ft.
• Maximum altitude: Cusco City – 3400 masl/ 11154.9 ft.
• Difficulty: Easy to Moderate.
• Meals included: Breakfast, snacks, lunch and dinner.

Upon your arrival to Cusco (3400 mts/11154.9 ft), you will be warmly greeted by our professional guide and be transferred to the dazzling Sacred Valley, which is the perfect place to unwind and explore. It has an incredible scenery decorated by terraced mountains and snow-capped peaks, you will be totally enchanted by the traditional Andean way of life! Firstly, we will stop by an exhibition of South American camelids, here you will find vicuñas, guanacos, alpacas and llamas.
This is certainly a unique experience, learning more about these peculiar animals, feeding them and taking lots of pictures in the process. Then, we will move towards the town of Pisac (2972 mts/9750.7 ft) where you will have a succulent lunch made of organic products grown on the Sacred Valley. Afterwards, we will visit Pisac market and meander down through its cobblestone streets and have a brief tour, after that you can have the chance to chat with the locals and buy some handcrafts souvenirs, you will find handmade products made of fine alpaca fiber and some beautiful pieces of jewelry. Also, the perfect time to test your bargaining skills and practice your spanish!

Besides this colorful market, you will have a guided tour of the impressive Pisac ruins (3300 mts/10826.8 ft) complex. In this enigmatic enclosure, you will find superimposed terraces, ceremonial baths, a residential settlement and the largest Inca cemetery (the oldest in South America). To finalize this rewarding day, we will travel to Urubamba (2871 mts/9419.3 ft). Here you will find a unique town, and a soothing getaway. At night we made reservations at a pleasant restaurant in this quaint town where you will be delighted with the organic cuisine.
The rest of the evening is yours to explore. Perhaps take the opportunity to indulge in the restorative massages or explore around by your own.

DAY 2
UPSCALE TRAIN JOURNEY THROUGH THE SACRED VALLEY (B, L, D)

Continuing this vibrant venture, we will initiate in the morning and lead you to Urubamba train station in order to embark on an unforgettable train ride to Machu Picchu on board of the high-end Sacred Valley train. The experience starts upon your arrival at the station, where you will be greeted with an Andean infusion to enjoy in the Observatory Bar Car while you delight yourself with the astonishing landscape of this quaint Valley. During the 3 hours ride you will sense how the fresh and pure air fills you and impregnate you with its peculiar fragrance, taking some beautiful photos along the way.

In route you will be served a 3 course gourmet lunch specially prepared, accompanied by a glass of wine and delicate petits fours. Definitely one of the most exclusive and luxurious route to reach one of the World Wonders. Upon your arrival to Aguas Calientes Town (2070 mts/6791.3 ft), you will be greeted and escorted to your hotel. This town is practically an isolated area as it is separated from all roads, surrounded by mountains, cliffs, rivers and an imposing cloud forest. The rest of the evening is yours to enjoy and explore as you desire around the town, perhaps going to the artisanal market where you can find great diversity of handcrafts and souvenirs, visiting the Manuel Chavez Ballon museum which houses tools that were unearthed from the Inca Citadel, or just walking around this vehicle-free village. At an appropriate time in the afternoon, you have included the entrance to Aguas Calientes hotsprings, whose temperature varies from 38°C/100°F to 46°C/114°F.
Healing properties are attributed to these thermal springs; and also represent a relaxing experience surrounded by lush vegetation and imposing mountains. Once you had finished exploring the town and relishing on the hotsprings, it’s time for a delectable dinner in this charming town.

• Pick up time: 08:45 am
• Drop off time: 13:34 pm (depends on train schedule)
• Minimum altitude: Aguas Calientes Town – 2070 masl/ 6791.3 ft.
• Maximum altitude: Urubamba Town – 2871 masl/ 9419.3 ft.
• Difficulty: Easy to Moderate.
• Meals included: Breakfast, snacks, lunch and dinner.

DAY 3
ELEVATING THE ADVENTURE TO NEW HEIGHTS: MACHU PICCHU! (B, L, D)

• Pick up time: 07:00 am approx.
• Drop off time: 21:56 pm (depends on train schedule)
• Minimum altitude: Aguas Calientes Town – 2070 masl/ 6791.3 ft.
• Maximum altitude: Cusco City – 3400 masl/ 11154.9 ft.
• Difficulty: Easy to Moderate.
• Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, Hiram Bingham tea time and dinner on board.

Today is the day where your dream of visiting Machu Picchu is realized! To begin this amazing and exciting day, enjoy a nourishing breakfast at your hotel very early in the morning. Afterwards, our knowledgeable guide will pick you up in order to catch the bus up to the citadel for a 30 mins ride and, if weather allows it, see the sunrise over this Lost City of the Incas. Sometimes and especially in high season (April to July) we will have to be patient as the queues are longer than expected, but with the help of your guide and a bit of good humor there is nothing impossible!
When visiting Machu Picchu (2430 mts/7972.4 ft) you will feel the magic that still linger in every construction and complex. It shows a magnificent citadel hidden on the Mountains and the vast valleys, indeed a Lost City of the Incas, our well-informed guide will teach you about the magnificent theories about the purpose of Machu Picchu, the history of its buildings and the millenary culture of the Incas. Following the tour, you have time to lose yourself in the dizzying heights and history whilst you meander along the ancient paths. When you have already accomplished your tour, a delightful lunch at Belmond Sanctuary Lodge hotel is included with our fascinating program. Following your lunch, we will return to Aguas Calientes Town where you will board the train back to Cusco. Next, we will wait for the exclusive tea time included with your Hiram Bingham train service where you can share your fascinating experiences and impressions with other travelers before departing to Aguas Calientes town.

Lastly, we will board our selected train inspired by the exclusive Pullman wagons of the twenties, the Hiram Bingham train back to Poroy train station, during the journey you will relish with the sophisticated dinner on board and the bar car, where you can enjoy the wonderful route accompanied by a Peruvian cocktail and local live music shows. After your arrival to Cusco (3400 mts/11154.9 ft), you will be transferred back by our View Peru representative in our private vehicle for a 40 mins ride towards your hotel.

DAY 4
CUSCO SURROUNDINGS AND BOHEMIAN PICNIC EXPERIENCE (B, L, D)

Today is the day where your dream of visiting Machu Picchu is realized! To begin this amazing and exciting day, enjoy a nourishing breakfast at your hotel very early in the morning. Afterwards, our knowledgeable guide will pick you up in order to catch the bus up to the citadel for a 30 mins ride and, if weather allows it, see the sunrise over this Lost City of the Incas. Sometimes and especially in high season (April to July) we will have to be patient as the queues are longer than expected, but with the help of your guide and a bit of good humor there is nothing impossible!

When visiting Machu Picchu (2430 mts/7972.4 ft) you will feel the magic that still linger in every construction and complex. It shows a magnificent citadel hidden on the Mountains and the vast valleys, indeed a Lost City of the Incas, our well-informed guide will teach you about the magnificent theories about the purpose of Machu Picchu, the history of its buildings and the millenary culture of the Incas. Following the tour, you have time to lose yourself in the dizzying heights and history whilst you meander along the ancient paths. When you have already accomplished your tour, a delightful lunch at Belmond Sanctuary Lodge hotel is included with our fascinating program. Following your lunch, we will return to Aguas Calientes Town where you will board the train back to Cusco. Next, we will wait for the exclusive tea time included with your Hiram Bingham train service where you can share your fascinating experiences and impressions with other travelers before departing to Aguas Calientes town.
of the twenties, the Hiram Bingham train back to Poroy train station, during the journey you will relish with the sophisticated dinner on board and the bar car, where you can enjoy the wonderful route accompanied by a Peruvian cocktail and local live music shows. After your arrival to Cusco (3400 mts/11154.9 ft), you will be transferred back to your hotel.

• Pick up time: 12:30 pm approx.
• Drop off time at your restaurant: 19:00 pm approx.
• Minimum altitude: Cusco City – 3400 masl/ 11154.9 ft.
• Maximum altitude: Sacsayhuaman archaeological site - 3700 masl/ 12139.1 ft.
• Difficulty: Easy.
• Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
• Notes:
-We also have different tour options like Peruvian cooking classes, Street photography tour and more!

DAY 5
CUSCO FAREWELL (B)

• Suggested departure flight: 12:00 pm
• Maximum altitude: Cusco City – 3400 masl/ 11154.9 ft.
• Meals included: Breakfast and snacks.
• Notes:
-If you are interested in extend your trip to another Peru destination, please feel free to contact us since we do offer romantic extensions to Tambopata Jungle, Mancora Beach, Nazca and Paracas, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia and more.
On the final day of your splendid tour, enjoy a relaxed breakfast at your hotel. At an appropriate time, our View Peru Representative and a private vehicle will be arranged accordingly to your flight schedule taking you to Cusco Airport and continue with your next adventure. We are sure that you will take with you the most beautiful memories of your Perú visit.

Please note that, at all times throughout your gay package, your View Peru representatives are at your service. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to let us know.

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