19 days in Peru Itinerary

19 days in Peru Itinerary

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Fly
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Lima
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Huacachina
— 1 night
Drive to Capitán FAP Renán Elías Olivera International Airport, Fly to Cusco
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Cusco
— 4 nights
Shuttle
4
Ollantaytambo
— 1 night
Train
5
Machu Picchu
— 5 nights
Fly
6
Arequipa
— 2 nights
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Lima — 3 nights

Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Lima, then admire the local landmark of Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor), and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Huaca Pucllana, take an in-depth tour of Museo Larco, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica y Monasterio de Santo Domingo.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Lima online route planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Lima is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Belgrade to Lima is minus 6 hours. In March, Lima is much warmer than Belgrade - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Huacachina.
Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 12 — 15:

Huacachina — 1 night

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Huacachina day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lima to Huacachina takes 4.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. On the 16th (Wed), you're off to Cusco.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Wineries
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 16:

Cusco — 4 nights

Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Cusco is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Sacsayhuaman, admire the landmark architecture of Centro Historico De Cusco, hike along exploor, and view the masterpieces at Centro de Textiles Tradicionales del Cusco.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cusco road trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Huacachina to Cusco with the Route module. Traveling from Huacachina in March, you will find days in Cusco are little chillier (23°C), and nights are much colder (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ollantaytambo.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 20:

Ollantaytambo — 1 night

Retaining much of its centuries-old architecture, Ollantaytambo represents one of the world's finest examples of Incan city planning.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo and then see the interesting displays at Choco Museo. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Sacred Valley of the Incas and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

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Traveling by shuttle from Cusco to Ollantaytambo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Machu Picchu.
Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 21:

Machu Picchu — 5 nights

A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
When in Machu Picchu, make a side trip to see Zipline in Santa Teresa, approximately Santa Teresa away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, get great views at Intipuncu, admire the natural beauty at Mandor, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Banos Termales de Cocalmayo.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Machu Picchu attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to fly to Arequipa.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Spas
Side Trip
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 27:

Arequipa — 2 nights

In an area dominated three imposing volcanoes, Arequipa vacations allow visitors to admire well-preserved colonial architecture in a dramatic setting.
Arequipa is known for museums, sightseeing, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Santa Catalina Monastery, wander the streets of Yanahuara, contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Arequipa, and admire the striking features of Plaza de Armas.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Arequipa online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Machu Picchu to Arequipa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. March in Arequipa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 29:

Peru travel guide

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Historic Sites · Parks · Landmarks
Land of the Incas
In a country renowned for its pre-Columbian archeological sites, no Peru vacation would be complete without an adrenaline-inducing hike to Machu Picchu, World Heritage-listed symbol of the once-mighty Incan Empire. Aside from visiting these spectacular ruins set against the backdrop of photogenic mountain peaks, most holidays in Peru also include an exploration of the country's pretty cities, boasting well-preserved colonial architecture and a slew of modern buildings housing fine museums, galleries, shops, and restaurants. Ideal for active vacationers, Peru trips are also tailor-made for gourmands, as the country's eclectic cuisine blends tasty influences from Africa, Asia, and Europe.