Peru & Argentina Holiday

Argentina, Peru

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Peru & Argentina Holiday

Discover Argentina and Peru highlights. Experience its enigmatic colonial cities, natural wonders, beauty of its landscape and observe the spirit of its people. Begin in Argentina’s vibrant capital of Buenos Aires. Explore its evocative neighbourhoods filled with elegant architecture, historic attractions and excellent museums. Then travel to Iguazú Falls, one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world that stretch over 3km wide on the Parana River.

In Peru, take a private tour of Lima, the cosmopolitan Peruvian capital and explore its ancient Inca cities, Spanish colonial architecture, and verdant rainforests. Travel to Cusco, the ancient Inca capital and the jewel in the crown of the Peruvian Andes. But, the most sparkling of these jewels is undoubtedly Machu Picchu, the spiritual centre of the country and the best-preserved Inca ruins on the continent. 

TRAVEL UNTAMED ON THIS 13-DAY PERU & ARGENTINA ADVENTURE…
And, experience three inexhaustible riches; its history, nature & living culture.
 

What We Love
  • Experience the highlights in Argentina and Peru.
  • Exclusive tour, guided privately by a multilingual guide throughout the trip.
  • All touring is flexible and can be customised to incorporate special interests.
  • Designed with the best luxury accommodation and services available. 
  • Depart and return whenever you choose – shorten or lengthen the tour to suite your wishes.
  • This tour is designed to provide maximum outdoor experience.
What to Know
  • This is a relaxed tour with enough time in each destination to explore.
  • We carefully select the world's best boutique tour companies in each destination.
  • Unique, insider travel experiences and network of experts around the world.
  • Around the clock support in each destination during your trip. 
  • We strongly recommend that you take travel insurance for this holiday.

Argentina & Peru Adventure

Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco
(13 Days – Travel Any Day)


Day 1 – Arrive
Buenos Aires Meet and greet on arrival and private transfer to your selected hotel for 3 nights.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Park Hyatt Buenos Aires.

Day 2 – Private City Highlights Tour
Buenos Aires Full-day private tour. Evening dinner tango performance
Begin your tour in vibrant Buenos Aires. With your own private guide and driver, visit the city’s most evocative neighbourhoods filled with elegant architecture, historic attractions, excellent museums and other highlights. Also enjoy time to take advantage of the exciting contemporary art and design scene, world-class restaurants and great shopping. Browse lively markets. Wander the cobbled backstreets, and enjoy a tango performance at an intimate, upscale dinner theatre.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Park Hyatt Buenos Aires (B)

Day 3 – Private Touring
Buenos Aires Take a private excursion to Tigre and the Parana River Delta to enjoy a relaxing private cruise on the canals of this “rural Venice,” passing gardens and upscale vacation houses. Touring is flexible and can be customized to incorporate special interests such as art, tango, polo, Jewish history, and more.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Park Hyatt Buenos Aires (B)

Day 4 – Transfer
Iguazu Falls Private transfer and flight (not included in cost) to Iguazu. Private tour of Brazilian side of falls on arrival, then transfer to hotel for 2 nights
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Hotel das Cataratas (B)

Day 5 – Private Touring
Iguazu Falls Half-day private tour of Argentinean side of falls
Visit Iguazu Falls, one of the most spectacular natural attractions in the world. Stay in the finest hotel in the area, and tour both the Argentine and Brazilian sides of Iguazu Falls. With your private guide, explore hundreds of waterfalls streaming over high cliffs, travel through the jungle on an open train as butterflies flit about, and cruise up the Iguazu River for an unforgettable experience of the force of Iguazu Falls from below.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Hotel das Cataratas (B)

Day 6 – Transfer
Lima Private transfer to airport and flight (not included in cost) to Lima. Private arrival transfer to hotel for two nights
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Miraflores Park Hotel (B)

Day 7 – Private City Highlights Tour
Lima Peru's sprawling capital city has never been the country's loveliest spot. Nevertheless, a major programme of urban renewal is in progress in the historic centre under the auspices of UNESCO, and it is worth a day or two in Lima, for its excellent museums, fine restaurants and vibrant nightlife. Enjoy in-depth private city touring focusing on the cultural and culinary highlights of Lima.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Miraflores Park Hotel (B)

Day 8 – Transfer
Sacred Valley Private transfer to airport and flight to Cusco. Private arrival transfer to Sacred Valley hotel for 2 nights, with touring en route.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba (B)

Day 9 – Private Touring
Sacred Valley Full-day private touring in the valley. Visit the Urubamba valley, the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Begin your tour with a visit to Awanakancha, where South American camelidae are bred. Learn about the llama, alpaca and vicuna fibres as well as the ancient weaving techniques that are still in use. Continue to Pisac for an opportunity to bargain with vendors at its handicraft market.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba (B)

Day 10 – Private Touring
Machu Picchu Private transfer to Ollantaytambo train station and Vistadome train to Machu Picchu. Arrival transfer to hotel for 1 night. Afternoon private tour of Machu Picchu.

Your private guide will explain about the fascinating history of the site and ensure that you have the opportunity to explore the grounds after most tourists have left. Spend the following day exploring the ruins with the option to hike trails to stunning viewpoints around the site before continuing to Cusco on the luxury Hiram Bingham train.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice (B)

Day 11 – Private Touring & Transfer
Cusco Morning private touring and hiking at Machu Picchu. Afternoon luxury Hiram Bingham train to Cusco. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 2 nights. Arrive in Cusco, where an oxygenated room will be arranged at the city’s most historic and distinguished hotel.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge (B)

Day 12 – Private Touring
Cusco Full-day private tour of Cusco and nearby ruins
Your guide will lead you through the narrow cobblestone streets as you learn about the fascinating Incan and Spanish history in the city. During your tour, visit markets, galleries, boutiques and the best artisan workshops. Also opt to see important archaeological sites just outside of the city. Additional activities can also be arranged, upon request, such as a meeting with a local art expert or an evening cultural performance.
Overnight: Hotel of your choice
Recommended: Palacio Nazarenas (B)

Day 13 – Depart
Lima Private transfer to airport and flight to Lima. Airport assistance to connecting departure flight.
 

 
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Make this your holiday

  • Exclusive Tour: your own private multilingual guide throughout the trip  
  • Price Guarantee: costing 25-30% less than similar tours of the same flexibility and quality
  • Tailor Made: customised itinerary to create your dream holiday
  • Duration: shorten or lengthen the tour to suit your wishes
  • Dates: depart and return whenever you choose
  • Hotels: change hotel grade to suit your budget
  • Group Discounts: call 020 8350 6199


Getting There There are no direct flights from London to Peru but there are direct flights to Lima from Madrid, Paris and Amsterdam. Airlines with regular services to Peru include Air Canada, American Airlines, Iberia and KLM and take anywhere between 16 and 22 hours. The principal international airlines for Peru are Lan and Avianca.

When to go The best time to visit Peru is May to September, which is a dry season in the highlands. The western side of the Andes are very clear, warm, and dry for the greater part of the year. The Inca Trail has limited spaces hence travellers should book at least six to nine months in advance. From October to December, the dry season comes to an end, but conditions are still pleasant. An abundance of birdlife and flora, particularly orchids, can be enjoyed in Peru’s cloud forests at this time. 

January to April is the rainy season. The eastern slope of the Andes, like the Amazon basin, experiences very heavy rainfall, which extends from January through April. Travellers however visit the highlands all the rear round since it rarely rains for more than a few hours and there is still plenty of sunshine to enjoy. During February, the Inca Trail is closed. However, Machu Picchu remains open but it is a bit more challenging for those wishing to trek.