Peru is a country of ancient landscapes and vibrant culture. Mystical ruins of the Inca dot the countryside whilst giant sand dunes and chiselled mountain peaks create impressive habitats for the countries varied wildlife. Peru is a world of ancient tradition and ever-changing colour where new adventures await around every corner.
Start your journey with a stay in one of Lima’s most fashionable areas. The Miraflores Park Hotel takes you straight to the heart of the capital. The hotel is renowned for its beautiful garden location beside the Pacific Ocean and here you’ll enjoy breath-taking views out to sea.
Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Lima with an expert OROKO guide. Begin your tour at the newly refurbished Plaza de Armas where you can appreciate the impressive colonial architecture. Surrounding the plaza are the Government Palace, the Cathedral which houses Francisco Pizzarro’s remains, an on-site museum, the 17th century San Francisco Monastery, the Archbishop’s Palace and finally the Town Hall.
Flying from Lima to Cusco you’ll be picked up by your private driver and taken to the Belmond Rio Sagrado. Set in lush gardens beside the rushing Urubamba River, this tranquil Andean hideaway is an adventure for the senses. Sensitively built around the existing trees and plant life, the beauty of the gardens of this luxurious hotel create a relaxing, slow-paced environment.
You will be picked up from your hotel for a scenic drive through the Urubamba Valley, the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Experience the town of Pisac, set high in the mountainside. The town is renowned for its colourful market where local Indians meet to sell their merchandise. Visit the town of Ollantaytambo, the site of one of the great Inca fortresses and sacred areas along the Urubamba Valley. The town is one of the oldest continuously occupied settlements in America.