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12APR06 PERU 101 with MILA Tours since 1981 a 10 day deluxe private tour in a 60 minute e-Seminar ! C Luis Vasquez FOR PERU *
PERU A MILA Tours e-Seminar Two 20 min. sessions with min. for Q & A Please TAKE notes Prepare your questions for the Q & A sessions, or Send your questions / requests to or Call us after the Seminar: FOR PERU –
PERU An Open Museum of Cultural Adventures
Map of PERU A MILA Tours Seminar on line Three regions * The Coast / SEA LEVEL * The Andes / 7500>15000 FT * The Amazon / BACK TO SEA L
PERU An Open Museum of Cultural Adventures
PERU Ten day program > an overview 1. To Lima 2. Lima 3. Lima / ICA, Nazca Lines 4. ICA / Lima 5. Lima / Cuzco 6. Cuzco 7. to Machu Picchu overnight 8. Return to Cuzco 9. Cuzco 10. Cuzco – Lima – Home or next destination
PERU Day 1 Arriving in LIMA * Most flights from LAX, IAH, MIA, EWR, JFK arrive in Lima between 10:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. * After immigration and customs pick up your luggage, continue to exit. Present you customs declaration to officer. Press a button for a light: green > continue, red > random inspection At exit door look for our representative, COLTUR with a sign. He / she will be alert and looking for contact. Transfer to your hotel is about 20 minutes. FYI.. While waiting for luggage client can exchange money. There is a bank in the customs area.
PERU Day 2 LIMA The Capital of Peru and the hub for most international airlines Lima is a distinguished Colonial City since its foundation. Personalized city tours may include: the private textile Museum, the Larco ceramic Museum, the Catacombs of San Francisco, the Inquisition Palace, both downtown Lima; art galleries, jewelry centers [gold and silver], alpaca sweaters / shawls and rich artisan works! A diverse traditional cuisine with oriental and African influence
To ICA An Open Museum of Cultural Adventures
PERU Day 3 LIMA – ICA A visit to the Nazca and Palpa Lines by road out by plane These spectacular geometric figures and lines are appreciated only from the air. (400 BC?) Theories on why were these lines drawn, its purpose, - agricultural calendar?, fertility practices?, rituals?, offerings? The Nazca culture disappeared probably due to El Niño effect. From ICA the flight over the lines is +/- 90 minutes.
NAZCA LINES 1. BY AIR: 1 day program 2. BY LAND: 3 day program
Back to LIMA PERU is an open Museum of Cultural Adventures
PERU Day 4 ICA – Lima Three hours with no stops Optional stops at: Cerro Colorado archaeological site * Islas Ballestas from Pisco / Paracas Lunch in Chincha at Hacienda San Jose! If you have a late domestic or international flight we will take you directly to the airport. KEEP IN MIND: this is a suggested itinerary. It is YOUR program. YOU can modify it during our planning sessions
PERU Day 5 Lima – CUZCO > 60 min flight CUZCO is at 10,700 feet altitude There are +8 flights a day. Earliest at 6:00 a.m. Lets book one after 9: your body will appreciate it! Transfer to you Hotel downtown: 15 min Transfer to your hotel in the Valley via Inca sites of Sacsayhuaman, Kero, Tambomachay: + 90 min PM in the City: guided walking tours or visits on your own
PERU Day 6 CUZCO Today is a full day tour A SUNDAY visit to the local Chincheros Market is a must Combine this visit with MARAS and MORAY MARAS – Experimental agricultural site - INCA MORAY – Salt mines Lunch at a private Hacienda / Museum
PERU Day 7 To MACHU PICCHU 6:00 a.m. TRAIN departs ON TIME ! A beautiful 3 ½ hour train ride.. Private guide will help identify sites, mountains, farms, bridges, terraces, river bed…etc Train makes a quick stop in OLLANTA….. City on your right Continue to Aguas Calientes at the base of Machu Picchu Transfer by bus to the entrance. Tours begins. Lunch in Sanctuary Lodge. Most people return in the 3PM train… you can stay till 5:30!
PERU Day 8 Machu Picchu to Cuzco via Ollanta On this 2 nd day time to climb Huayna Picchu, or do 1 hour of the Inca Trail, or just enjoy Machu Picchu! Visit the orchid farm at El Pueblo Hotel Visit the many, many artisan shops in the town Make sure you check out by 9:30.. Safe to leave luggage at hotel Trains depart at 1:30 and at 3:00 pm Get off in Ollanta.. Visit Ollantaytambo, the city of Ollanta and continue in the Sacred Valley. Visit a ceramic school factory [Seminarios], arrive in your hotel by 6 PM
PERU Day 9 CUZCO Cuzco is a great city to walk.. Museums, so many artisan shops, quality carpets, jewelry, alpaca sweaters and more! Great place for souvenirs to bring home. If purchasing large items, send them home via FedEx or equivalent. Enjoy your FREE day..
PERU Day 10 CUZCO > Lima > Home or next destination Again, there are several flights back to Lima. We will assist you with connecting flights in Lima Time for a museum, or stores? We will assist You have had a wonderful experience in PERU The Land of the INCAS
Suggested Optional Tours in PERU Sipan & Chan Chan in Northern Peru: 3 days* Arequipa & The Colca Canyon: 4 days* The Amazon Jungle: 3 to 7 days* Lake Titicaca: 3 days* Continue to La Paz, Bolivia: 3 days* * plus travel air/land time
Most popular pre / post PERU international destinations Galapagos, Ecuador - > 5 to 7 days, Islands only or Islands + Quito and Cuenca / Guayaquil La Paz, Bolivia > 5 to 7 days, from Lake Titicaca to La Paz, Sucre, Santa Cruz BOTH enjoy : native cultures, artisan works, textiles, leather, wood carvings, Amazon lodges and part of the INCA World
LAND prices… Land prices range from US$180 to + $ p/d p pers b on dble occ. It includes ALL private transfers, 5-star hotels, daily buffet bkft, professional bilingual guides, entrance fees to Museums & National Parks, scheduled tours and meals, round trip train to Machu Picchu, welcome cocktail at an Art Gallery, Museum or the home of an artist and farewell dinner, plus administration fees.
AIR Prices - International from the US - International within Latin America - Domestic in PERU
FYI Educational Breakfast Seminars Guatemala in CA May 2, San Diego May 3, Irvine May 4, Beverly Hills PERU in CA, Boston, DC & Chicago June 14, San Diego June 15, June 16 June 20, Boston June 21, DC June 22, Chicago June 23, Chicago
PERU – Deluxe Study Tour 12 – 21 JAN 2007 * Limited to ONE agent per Company at Agents price * Guests [non-agents ] will pay an additional US$ * Spaces limited to 15 participants * Reservations guaranteed with a check deposit of US$ by 01MAY06 * Luis Vasquez will escort this deluxe private tour
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