Peru family experience
Peru family experience
A different way to experience the most interesting destinations of Peru with interesting family friendly activities and hotels. Enjoy this Trip on flexible dates designed especially for families visiting Peru with children.
The following schedule has been custom designed by our team and are referential tours that show what Kichwa has to offer.
KICHWA – Highlights del Tour
Arrival to Lima.
Arrive to Lima and transfer to your hotel with guided assistance. Overnight at Selected Lima Hotel
Bus Ride to Paracas.
Today the bus leads us to Paracas from Lima. Free day to enjoy the hotel’s facilities. Overnight at Selected Paracas Hotel.
Nazca Lines Overflight.
Fly over the mysterious Nazca Lines where hundreds of years ago ancient Peruvians drew huge designs which can only be seen from the air. Afterwards, we take a bus ride to Arequipa. Overnight at Selected Arequipa Hotel.
Fly to Cusco.
Depart Arequipa and arrive to Cusco where you will be assisted with a transfer to your hotel with guided assistance. Overnight at Selected Cusco Hotel
Full Day Sacred Valley Tour.
This fertile river valley was once home to many important sites for the Incas, both strategically and religiously. First stop is the village of Pisac with its famous ruins & market. Enjoy an Andean lunch buffet overlooking the Valley´s landscape. Visit Ollantaytambo´s impressive fortress and later transfer to the train station to board the train to Aguas Calientes (village located at the bottom of the citadel). Overnight at Selected Aguas Calientes Hotel.
Fly to Puerto Maldonado. Amazon Lodge Family Program Day 1.
Transfer to Puerto Maldonado headquarters to pack only the necessary gear for the next few days and leave the rest at the safe deposit. Then head to the Tambopata River Port, entering the Native Community of Infierno. Take a two-and-a-half-hour boat ride to the lodge and into the Tambopata National Reserve. Boxed Lunch. The first night, will be a circle of fire as a prelude to the upcoming activities that will take place with your guide. Enjoy a delicious dinner. Overnight at Refugio Amazonas Lodge.
Amazon Lodge Family Program Day 3.
After breakfast, visit Oxbow Lake on a canoe and search for lakeside wildlife such as hoatzin, caiman, horned screamers and possible sightings of otters. Enjoy lunch and later go on an Ethnobotanical Tour to find a variety of plants and trees used for a variety of purposes. We then experiment with a paste from the fruit of huito and achiote to draw dark blue and red tattoos on ourselves to make a Rainforest Tattoo. Show off your tattoo during your travels as they last several days. An opportunity to search for caiman at the river’s edge at night, after dinner. Overnight at Refugio Amazonas Lodge.
Today we begin at Surquillo local Market where we select the essential ingredients used to prepare our most traditional dishes. Later on, we stop at "El Bolivariano" restaurant in Pueblo Libre to enjoy a demonstration of how Ceviche and Pisco Sour is prepared. Finally enjoy a Buffet lunch and taste the most traditional dishes & deserts that Peru has to offer. Overnight at Selected Lima Hotel.
Ballestas Islands Tour & Dune Buggy Ride.
Today we go on a boat cruise around the Ballestas Islands to see the remarkable marine mammals and birdlife the islands are famous for. Also check out the incredible ancient etchings in the coastal cliffs including the mysterious Candelabra of the Andes. View an impressive 180-metre-tall painting carved into the side of the mountain along the Paracas Bay. Then, travel to Ica to hop into a dune buggy and cruise across the sand dunes. As you ride along, enjoy the beautiful desert scenery. Afterwards, set up the sandboards and learn how to ride on small dunes before passing to larger ones. The views from the top of the dunes are lovely and perfect for incredible pictures. Afternoon transfer to Nazca. Overnight at Selected Nazca Hotel.
Arequipa City Tour.
Explore the beautiful city of Arequipa with its glistening white buildings built from volcanic rock. Visit a number of sites throughout the city including; the UNESCO World Heritage-listed - Santa Catalina Monastery, the Main Square, the Complex of San Francisco and the Cathedral. Finally visit an ideal spot for perfect views of the city and its three stunning volcanoes: Misti, Chachani and Pichu Pichu. Overnight at Selected Arequipa Hotel.
Cusco Chocolate Workshop.
Learn the entire chocolate making-process starting with the cocoa tree from the Peruvian jungle. Make your own chocolate with milk or dark chocolate or choose from more than 15 different flavours. You leave with your handmade chocolates filled the way you like them. This can also be a great gift for your family and friends to take back home. Prepare 3 types of drinks, such as, cacao tea, Mayan hot chocolate and European hot chocolate. Overnight at Selected Cusco Hotel
Full Day Machu Picchu Tour.
Today will be a memorable day where you will be amazed at your first view of Machu Picchu, a stunning display of ancient architecture with its incredible surroundings. Enjoy a guided tour of the ruins and monuments such as the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and the Cemeteries. This afternoon travel by train back to Ollantaytambo. From there, transfer to Cusco. Overnight at Selected Cusco Hotel.
Amazon Lodge Family Program Day 2.
Treat yourself in the morning with a delicious breakfast surrounded by the beauty of the Amazon. You will most likely see a mixed of species such as toucans, macaws and raptors through a 30-minute walk to the 25-meter platform canopy tower. Have fun and play the ¨game of seeds¨ at The Children's Rainforest Playground and learn all the powers that the seeds of the forest have. After lunch (included), trail through an exciting journey at the Children´s Rainforest, designed for children ages 4 to 10 years old and travel with guides on a challenging (but short) walk. Follow maps, solve riddles and search for clues that will lead you to the "treasure of ANIA”. After dinner, an optional night walk can be taken to find frogs with shapes and sounds as bizarre as their natural histories. Overnight at Refugio Amazonas Lodge.
Amazon Lodge Family Program Day 4.
After breakfast, return to Puerto Maldonado for your departure flight back home. Depending on airline schedules, this may require dawn departures.
• 02 overnights in Lima selected hotel
• 01 overnight in Paracas selected hotel
• 01 overnight in Nazca selected hotel
• 02 overnights in Arequipa selected hotel
• 03 overnights in Cuzco selected hotel
• 01 overnight in Aguas Calientes selected hotel
• 04 days – 03 nights Tambopata Amazon lodge Program with full board included
• All experiences in private transportation with exclusive guide
• All transfers airport – hotel – airport in private transportation
• Day 3 – Comfortable touristic bus from Lima to Paracas
• Private transportation from Paracas to Nazca
• Day 5 – Comfortable touristic bus from Nazca to Arequipa
• Day 4 – Ballestas Islands and Buggyride with Sandboarding (based in Ica) operated in group service.
• Day 9 & 10 – Executive Class train service with Inca Rail, to/from Ollantaytambo/Aguas Calientes.
• Entrance tickets to all the visited sites
• Meals specified as per itinerary.
NOT INCLUDED SERVICES
• International Flights // Domestic Flights
• Travel Insurance
• Meals not specified.
• Personal expenses and Tips.
• Alcoholic beverages.
With a focus on sustainable tourism in Peru and Bolivia, Kichwa creates unique and memorable experiences for travellers through customized itineraries. Whether travelling independently or in a small group, for leisure or business, Kichwa is the epitome of expertise and efficiency, offering over 20 years of combined experience in the industry.