6 days in Peru Itinerary

6 days in Peru Itinerary

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6 days in Peru Itinerary

Start: Curitiba
Fly:  21​h
1
Tambopata National Reserve
— 1 day
Fly:  8​h 15​min
2
Machu Picchu
— 1 day
+2
train + foot + bus:  3​h
3
Cusco
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Curitiba

1
day
Tambopata National Reserve

Tambopata National Reserve ©
Home to sprawling, untouched rainforests and marshes, Tambopata National Reserve stands out as one of the last great wildernesses of South America.
On the 3rd (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Colorado Macaw Clay Lick and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tambopata National Reserve.

To find out how to plan a trip to Tambopata National Reserve, use our trip itinerary maker.

Curitiba, Brazil to Tambopata National Reserve is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Curitiba to Tambopata National Reserve. In March, Tambopata National Reserve is somewhat warmer than Curitiba - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Machu Picchu.

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Tambopata National Reserve ©
Tambopata National Reserve

1
day
Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
On the 4th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Los Jardines de Mandor and then delve into the distant past at Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu.

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Explore your travel options from Tambopata National Reserve to Machu Picchu with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Los Jardines de Mandor ©
Los Jardines de Mandor

3
nights
Cusco

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Convento de Santo Domingo, steep yourself in history at Plaza de Armas, and then explore the ancient world of Sacsayhuaman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cusco Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Pre-Columbian Art Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Centro Historico De Cusco.

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Traveling by combination of train and bus from Machu Picchu to Cusco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Cusco sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 7th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Cusco

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Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Centro Historico De Cusco ©
Centro Historico De Cusco
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas

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