Travel With Nat to Peru

DEPOSIT PAGE - June 1-10, 2022

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    Duration

    10 Days/9 Nights

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    Difficulty

    Challenging

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    Starting Point

    Cusco

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    Ages

    All Ages

$200.00

Travel with Nat on this 10 day/9 night full-service itinerary that includes the best of Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and 2 epic hikes through the Andes.

Hola Amigos!

Thank you for choosing to Travel with Nat on this adventure around Cusco, Peru!  We are looking forward to showing you the best parts of the ancient Inca Empire.

While the full cost of this trip starts from $2000 USD per person, this page will be for collecting your $200 deposit information only.  Please note: You will be asked to provide passport information* at checkout.

*If you are booking for more than one person, a follow-up email will be sent for you to provide the passport information for any additional passengers at a separate link.

After receiving your deposit, an email will be sent from info@firststepexpeditions.com with more information about renting equipment, dietary restrictions, etc.  Please check your SPAM folder if you don’t see this email within 24 hours of deposit.

Once we’ve determined any equipment rental needs, a final invoice will be sent for your balance due by April 17, 2022. You will be able to pay in installments or in one lump sum.

If you have any questions along the way, please don’t hesitate to send an email to info@firststepexpeditions.com at any time.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • Private, English-speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
  • 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinners
  • Tent (double occupancy)
  • All transportation
  • Gratuity
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals not listed
  • Alcoholic beverages of any kind

Departure/Return Locations

Cusco Airport

Day 1:

Welcome to Cusco!  We will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel.  You’ll have the day to rest or roam around on your own until dinner time.  We will have a welcome dinner to meet your  guide and fellow travelers. Overnight in Cusco [Dinner Included]

Day 2:

We will take you on a full day city tour of Cusco with a guide. This tour will include all the major highlights while making stops to taste some local street foods along the way.  In the afternoon, we will take you to a city overlook in the for photo ops. You can stay there as long as you want with dinner on your own for the evening.  Overnight in Cusco [Breakfast, Lunch Included]

Day 3:

Today we will head out for a full day in the heart of the Sacred Valley.  You will visit the Maras Salt Mines, Moray Inca Site, and have lunch in a local community where you can talk to locals and learn about the famous culture of the area.  We will return to Cusco for your trek briefing and leave you to rest early before the big hike starts.  [Breakfast, Lunch Included]

Days 4-8:

Hiking the Ancascocha Trek to Machu Picchu!  You will spend 03 nights hiking and camping up and down the Andes before taking the train to Aguas Calientes on day 04.  You will have a night at a hotel in town where you can have a warm shower and comfy bed before spending your 5th day on a guided tour of Machu Picchu.  We will return to your hotel in Cusco by train the same day where you can have dinner at your leisure.  [5 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners Included]

Day 9:

Your final day will be a full day’s visit to the famous Rainbow Mountain.  This 4 hour hike at high altitude offers an incredible reward when you see this natural phenomenon.  We will return to Cusco where dinner will be on us so we can say “Hasta Luego!” and wish you safe travels.  [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Included]

Day 10:

We will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the Cusco airport for your flight home. [Breakfast Included]

FAQs

How will you pick me up from my flight?

Prior to arrival, an email will be sent requesting your flight number and arrival time.  Our driver will be outside the Cusco airport holding a “First Step Expeditions/Travel With Nat” sign.  More information and a map will be provided with purchase.

Do I need to bring my own camping equipment?

We will provide a tent and padded sleeping mat.  Tents are set for double occupancy.  If you need your own tent, there will be an additional $25 charge.

Sleeping bags are available for rent for $30 per person.

What are the accommodations?

The actual location will depend on group size and availability as we get closer to the trip, but we work with 3 star hotel-level accommodations (two double or queen sized beds with private bath).  Costs are set for double occupancy.  If a single room is required for the duration of the tour, there will be an additional charge of $200.

What is the weather like in June?

The weather in Cusco is consistent all year round with warm days (70-75F) and cold nights (30-40F).  The mountains are unpredictable though so you should always pack layers and be prepared for rain.  Packing recommendations will be provided with purchase.

What is your cancellation policy?

The $200 deposit is non-refundable.

Otherwise, 100% of the remaining balance is refundable if you cancel more than 60 days before your trip.  50% of your balance is refundable if you cancel between 59 and 31 days prior to the trip.  If you cancel within 30 days, no refund will be available.

Please visit this page to review our other terms and conditions prior to purchase.