Escape No 5 this week's escape - if you are looking at an old newsletter please call us at 403277-6884 or email email@example.com TREASURES OF THE INCAS LUXURY GOLD TOUR
The mysterious world of the ancient Inca Empire pairs nicely with the flavours of a modern gastronomic powerhouse. From classic Peruvian dishes such as ceviche, to a traditional Pachamanca Feast in Sacred Valley, you'll be inspired to introduce new recipes into your own cooking back home. These sumptuous dining experiences will fuel captivating days exploring the secrets of an ethereal part of the world. From the pulsating capital of Lima to the mist-cloaked mountains of Machu Picchu and the serene waters of South America’s largest lake, you'll be spellbound by Peru.
8 May 2020 per person Cdn $7356 (compared to $8125 )
11 night escorted tour round trip from Lima 11 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches and 7 Dinners with wine Escorted by a a Travelling Concierges, handpicked to serve as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas. Included VIP experiences and highlights Air conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom and onboard restroom.
Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert's fascinating commentary. At every hotel, you'll be treated to seamless baggage handling, with prompt delivery inside your room. Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. Also included are all taxes and porterage charges at hotels. Complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi (where available). Complimentary, private airport transfers are included on start and end dates Taxes Click to enlarge
VIP EXPERIENCES: Lima: Visit the home of local artist Victor Delfin, known for his monumental El Beso sculpture at his workshop in the city's trendy Barranco district. Lima: Witness the famed changing of the guard at the Government Palace in historic Lima. JOURNEY HIGHLIGHTS: Lima: Experience the beautiful 'City of Kings' through the eyes of a Local Expert. Machu Picchu: Spend a full day exploring the ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu Aguas Calientes: With a Local Expert, explore the cloud forest, visit a working tea plantation and an orchid farm. Sacred Valley: Enjoy stunning scenery from the panoramic viewing cars of the Vistadome train. Cusco: Join a Local Expert to explore the Temple of Korikancha, Sacsayhuaman and the cathedral. Lake Titicaca: Cruise the lake and learn about the lifestyle and customs of the local people Puno: Explore Sillustani to view the stone burial towers 'chullpas' that have dotted the shores since pre-Inca times. EXCEPTIONAL DINING: Macchu Picchu: Learn how to blend the perfect pisco sour. Sacred Valley: Experience a caja china lunch, a popular way to create a delicious meal in Peru, cooked in a wooden box. Cusco: Dine at MAP restaurant, one of the city’s most prominent restaurants, situated on the lively, modern courtyard of the Museum of Pre-Colombian Art. This contemporary Peruvian haute cuisine restaurant offers an artistic dining experience, candlelit for a dazzling evening ambiance.