7 Nights: Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu

Hike Inca trails, ride Paso horses, raft along the Urubamba River. All of the key experiences, plus high energy thrills.

Day 1


Belmond Miraflores Park

Arrive in Lima where you will be escorted by one of our representatives to Belmond Miraflores Park

Explore Lima’s exceptional museums, galleries and archeological sites or simply relax by the hotel’s rooftop pool.

Day 2-4

Sacred Valley

Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado

Fly to Cusco and continue on a one-and-a-half hour scenic drive through stunning landscapes to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. 

Settle in at Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado and then transfer to your next adventure, a half-day tour by ATV (all terrain vehicle). From river rafting down the mighty Urubamba to riding on Peruvian a Paso, the world’s smoothest riding horse, the days ahead will be action-packed. 

During your stay in the Sacred Valley you will also explore the fascinating culture of the area. Enjoy visits to Chinchero, an Andean village of weavers and the little town of Maras, from where you will hike to the ruins of the Inca “agricultural laboratory” at Moray.

Day 5 & 6

Machu Picchu

Macchu Picchu Tours

Belmond Sanctuary Lodge

Board the Vistadome train and travel to km.104 on the Cusco–Machu Picchu railway, where you disembark to begin trekking along the short Inca Trail. Savour the magnificent views of the Urubamba River valley. 

You will stay at the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge, the only hotel located next to the citadel. Rise early the next morning and enjoy a walk through Machu Picchu at sunrise, a truly unforgettable experience. 

In the afternoon board the bus to Aguas Calientes station for your Vistadome train to Cusco.

Day 7


Belmond Hotel Monasterio

Enjoy a half-day tour of Cusco, which includes a visit to the Cathedral, the Koricancha complex and the impressive fortress of Sacsayhuaman. Continue to the Awana Kancha centre, where llamas, alpacas, guanacos and vicunas laze in fields.

Day 8



This morning you will be transferred to Cusco airport for your flight to Lima. On your way to the Belmond Miraflores Park Hotel enjoy a tour of Lima. 

We will schedule an evening transfer to the airport for your international flight home.


Please contact us for more information.




Essential Peru is a distillation of the country's richness and diversity. Explore all the highlights from Lima to Machu Picchu.


Experience Cusco close up before heading to the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. Expert guides bring fascinating ancient cultures to life.


Explore all the highlights, from Lima through to Machu Picchu. Plus special experiences off the beaten track…


Hike Inca trails, ride Paso horses, raft along the Urubamba River. All of the key experiences, plus high energy thrills.