Day 01. JANUARY 16th. LIMA – CUSCO – CHINCHERO & SACRED VALLEY
Depart for our morning flight to Cusco. Reception and transportation to the Sacred Valley. On the way to our lodge we will stop at Chinchero and visit the amazing Earth Altar. Discover the Magic Hatun Chinkana of this initiatory center. This Waka or sacred place is as the Brain and with its vibration will permit to travel to the dimension of the soul, here we ask permission and participate in a ceremonial prayer for Mother Earth (Pachamama), safety in our travels, and our own personal wishes to enter to the magic Andes. We will spend the night in the Sacred Valley.
Day 02. JANUARY 17th. SACRED VALLEY
In the morning we will explore the absolutely unique and ancient Inka center of Ollantaytambo, where the buildings still retain the original architecture of the Inkas. We will have an opportunity to enter into one of the homes and see how the people live in these ancient constructions. As we explore the vast temple complex adjacent to the village, we will engage in a meditation. Our climb to the top takes us to the Sun Temple, whose huge red porfire blocks were placed overlooking the fertile valley and the Willkamayu River. In the afternoon visit to Moray, a powerful Inka site with circular terraces that used to create exceptional conditions or micro climates that fostered domestication, acclimatization and hybridization of a wide array of wild vegetable species that were modified or adapted for human consumption. Here our Andean master guide will instruct us in walking exercises and a meditation with the energy of this amazing power spot.
Day 03. JANUARY 18th. MACHU PIJCHU – SACRED VALLEY
In the morning we will have the train ride to the village of Aguas Calientes, arrival and we will visit the famed city of Machu Pijchu, named by Mallku as the Crystal City, the Rainbow City, the City of the Kondor and the Hummingbird, the City of Peace, and the City of Light. The legendary beauty of this magnificent city defies description. There are many trails and power sites to explore here, and we will have ample opportunity for ceremony to open to a deeper experience of the intrinsic magic of this amazing city and temples. Guided visit with esoteric insights on the various temples and power spots. Participate in inspiring spiritual ceremonies to enhance your connection with your divine self- a trans personal, transformational journey within. In the right time, we return on an afternoon train and bus to the Sacred Valley for overnight.
Day 04. JANUARY 19th. SACRED VALLEY – PISAQ – TIPON – CUSCO
We leave in the morning to visit the ancient Inka town of Pisaq. The entire mountain behind the village is considered an archaeological treasure, and for good reason. We are bussed several miles up to the top, from where we can hike downhill past ancient sites and burial grounds along an amazing trail with breathtaking views. We arrive to the Inka temples and observatories, we have a ceremony, then continue to a place where our bus has driven to meet us during one of the most beautiful walks in this region. After our ritual according to the time conditions we continue our trip and visit Tipon, an ancient agricultural site with many terraces and an intricate irrigation system that runs along the Temple of the Water. Tipon, a place of great water fountains, is another one of the most important architectural complexes found in Cusco vicinity. This old site is located 23 km. Southeast of the Inka capital at a height of 3,600 meters above sea level; the highest area of the park is found at the pass of Ranraq’asa above 3,900 meters. It belongs to the district of Oropesa, province of Quispicanchis in Cusco. In the afternoon, we will arrive to Cusco for overnight.
Day 05. JANUARY 20th. AMARU MACHAY – Q’ENQO & SAQSAYWAMAN
Visit to Amaru Machay, the Cave of the Serpents. Guided ceremonies at this powerful location; continue to Q’enqo, the sacred place of the Puma. Our specialist guide will show to you the magic of the ancestors and the esoteric wisdom of the heavens where astronomy was the base to understand a practical life as a way of meditation. Q’enqo means labyrinth or zigzag. Located near Cusco, this temple was dedicated to Mother Earth as a unique center of initiations and for ceremonies. It has numerous ceremonial carvings, holes and canals cut into the rock. One of its features is a semi-natural underground chamber. Limestone formation intricately carved with depictions of mythical beings, as well as winding underground passageways and semicircular amphitheater. Continue to Saqsaywaman, which is a huge, stunning site which holds the great house of the Sun, where the head of the Puma of Cusco resides. Its megalithic, zigzag stone walls were pieced together with amazing skill, drawing the Snake and other Andean symbols, like a lightening bolt across a great field. Saqsaywaman is located one kilometers from the city of Cusco, the immense walls of the complex made up of huge stones distributed in a zigzag pattern in three platforms. These platforms are connected by flights of stairs and doorways also in stone; one of these is 2ft tall and 15ft wide and weighs more than 100 tons. The largest stone block found in Saqsaywaman stands 27.88ft high and weighs 130 tons. Together with the city of Cusco, this monumental complex is one of the new seven wonders of the world. This huge construction was planned and built by Andean masters. The Inkas called it the House of the Sun. The construction, which is made up of three platforms one on top of the other, was one of the most important spiritual centers at the Andes dedicated to the Sun, the Moon and the Stars. Over night in Cusco.
Day 06. JANUARY 21st. CUSCO
Open time to discover on your own the beautiful city of Cusco. Late in the afternoon ceremony with drums. Over night in Cusco.
Day 07. JANUARY 22nd. CUSCO – LIMA – HOME
Transportation to the airport to connect your international flight home.
*PRICE PER PERSON:
-US$ 1,260 (In double occupancy)
*ADDITIONAL PRICE: US$ 315 (In single accommodation)
*2nd payment of US$ 560 we will indicate how to proceed.
*Shared room fees, per person: (including US$ 700 non-refundable payment)
*US$ 315 additional in single room.
*IF happens that you want to do a personal journey just for you, an additional cost of US$ 450 will apply.
*All transportation and visits with entrance fees.
*Accommodation in hotels 3*** with daily breakfast.
*Company of expert guides in Andean culture.
*Meditations, ceremonies and shamanic experiences.
*All services in private for the group formed for this itinerary (people from all over the world).
*Domestic flights from LIMA/CUSCO/LIMA.
*International flights neither its airport taxes.
*Meals beside the daily breakfast.
*Personal accidents insurance.
*Other not mentioned.
-DOMESTIC FLIGHTS: If participants can not arrange themselves, then we can arrange, but there is not a net price for this because the domestic flights change prices everyday or even every hour. If we have to do this, then the ones who are ready need to ask to us, the best is to do this as a group, like this at least we will try to put every body in the same flight. Prices for these flights can vary between US$ 270 to US$ 390 depending when booked and payed, the soonest the best of course.
-Note: The program can be modified if natural or political events will obligate, but we will follow the spirit of the original itinerary.
-We suggest to bring an international medical insurance.