from $1,920

Explore Peru, one of the few places on aerth with a high level of bird diversity. There are 84 life zones that home an amazing number of endemic species, and since 2000 species have been identified, more than both Europe and Northamerica. Embark yourself in an exciting adventure by watching birds while walking by the Andes, the Sacred Valley, Machupicchu and Colonial Cusco.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Jungle, Wildlife
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Group Size Medium Group

Taste and learn about the famous Peruvian food in an unusual class by expert chefs in Peruvian cuisine. Definitely a good incentive before starting the adventure. Explore Andes searching for endemic birds in interandean lakes and cloud forests along with expert guides who will complement your adventure. Discover one of the modern world’s wonders, Machupicchu in a very different way



In order to carry out your booking for the Inca Trail to Machupicchu and guarantee all of our travelers availability you must supply the following information:

1: Full legal name

2: Number of Passport

3: Nationality and birthdate

*This information must be provided by email and at least two days before your tour. We are direct tour operators.


Take a brief look of your next adventure:


The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  •  An unique experience, completely personalized from the moment you arrive to the moment you leave.
  •  All shuttles and tourist attractions entry
  • Comfortable transportación
  • 24-hour assistance by our local team
  • Guides specialized in birds, that meet strict professional criteria
  • 07 hotel nights, chosen and evaluated by our experts, in order for you to feel comfortable and cozy, included 07 breakfast days.
  • Lunch will be provided at recommended restaurants, evaluated by our company.
  • Train Schedule that will allow you to enjoy the beautiful landscape that Machupicchu hides.
  • Flight  / Lima  –   Cusco. –  Lima
  • Gastronomic tour in Lima, ingredients included
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  •  International Flight.
  •  Wayna Picchu entry
  • Dinner, we can give you some recommendations or you can choose the one of your preference.
  • Personal expenses, drinks,etc.
  1. Day 01 LIMA – PERU

    Welcome to Peru, the Incas’ land! By the morning you will be able to rest, and by the afternoon you will learn how to prepare Ceviche or Lomo Saltado and Pisco sour. Taste the best of Peruvian food as a starting point for your coming adventure


    Fly to Cusco, Our day begins early when we pick you up at Cusco airport and head for the Sacred Valley. On our way to the town of Pisac we pass through farms and forest and stop at several good birding spots. After lunch in Urubamaba, we make our way to Ollantaytambo, birding as we go, looking for the Andean Swift, White-bellied Hummingbird, Green-tailed Trainbearer, Peruvian Sierra Finch, and Greenish-yellow Finch. We’ll also stop at a small lagoon to look for the Bearded Mountaineer, Rusty-fronted Canastero and many other endemic species

  3. Day 03 ABRA MALAGA

    We’ll drive over the Abra Malaga Pass (4316m/14,160 ft) to the opposite side of the pass and the elfin forest at Canchayoc. Here we will look for the Diademed Tapaculo, Unstreaked Tit-Tyrant, Golden-collared Tanager, Violet-throated Starfrontlet, Parodi´s Hemispingus, Marcapata Spinetail, Tit-like Dacnis, Slaty (Cusco) Brush-Finch, Rufous-bellied Bush-Tyrant, Puna Snipe and many others. With luck we’ll hear and see the Red-and-White, Rufous and Undulated antpittas.

    After a box lunch we’ll walk through vast, subalpine Polylepis woodland, birding for the rare Royal Cinclodes, Ash-breasted Tit-Tyrant and White-browed Tit-Spinetail. Others we will see are the Giant Conebill, Line-fronted and Junin canasteros, Puna (Andean) Tapaculo, Stripe-headed Antpitta, Thick-billed Siskin, Tawny Tit-Spinetail, Red-rumped Bush-Tyrant, Puna Thistletail and various species of ground-tyrants. Back on the main road we’ll have the opportunity to see the Chestnut-breasted Mountain-Finch and Golden-billed Saltator.


    We’ll spend the morning on the mountainside of the Malaga Pass looking for the birds we didn’t see the previous day. We return to the hotel, have lunch in a nice restaurant and catch the train to Machu Picchu. The two-hour train ride takes us along the scenic Urubamba River to the town of Aguas Calientes (2000m/6561ft). We may see Torrent Ducks, White-capped Dippers, and other water birds along the way. and spend the night in Aguas Calientes.

  5. Day 05 MACHU PICCHU

    To twenty five-minute bus ride we arrive at the entrance of Machu Picchu. Before we begin our formal tour of these impressive Inca ruins we’ll get a chance to wander around and bird for the endemic Inca Wren, Cusco Brush-Finch and Green-and-White Hummingbird. our guide will us explore this architectural and archeological gem – one of the wonders of the World! . The lower elevations, just below Machu Picchu, teem with species such as the Mitred Parakeet, Barred Parakeet, Andean Guan, Cock-of-the Rock, Ocellated Piculet, White-eared Solitaire, Highland Motmot, Variable Antshrike, Grey-breasted Mountain-Toucan, Black-streaked Puffbird, White-crowned, Sierran and Highland elaenias, the endemic Masked Fruiteater, Saffron-crowned, Rust-and-Yellow and Beryl-spangled tanagers, as well as Mottled-cheeked and Sclater’s tyrannulets.

  6. Day 06 MANDOR - CUSCO

    During our second day in Aguas Calientes we will be birding around the Mandor Valley. We should see Pale-legged and Russet-crowned warblers, Masked Fruiteater, Saffron-crowned, Rust-and-Yellow and Beryl-spangled tanagers, Inca Flycatcher, Mottled-cheeked and Sclater’s tyrannulets, as well as the Peruvian national bird – the Andean Cock-of-the-Rock. After lunch at Aguas Calientes we’ll catch the afternoon train back to Ollantaytambo. From there we’ll take our private vehicle to Cusco.

  7. Day 07 CITY TOUR – CUSCO

    Explore Cusco’s historical Center, at the cathedral, indulge your eyes by watching colonial architecture decorated with canvas that express two cultures fusion. Amaze yourself at the Saqsayhuaman megalithic construction that possess 200 ton rocks, walk by colorful and magical Cusco streets, full of history and typical markets.

  8. Day 08 CUSCO – LIMA

    After having breakfast, we take you to the airport, in order to take your flight home.

You will rest in different amazing places along the journey

Day 01: Lima
Hotel: Tierras Vivas Lima (or similar)

Day 02:
Hotel: Pakariqtampu (or similar)

Day 03:
Hotel: Pakariqtampu (or similar)

Day 04: Arequipa
Hotel: Tierras Vivas Machu Picchu (or similar)

Day 05:
Hotel: Tierras Vivas Machu Picchu (or similar)

Day 06:
Hotel: Tierras Vivas Cusco (or similar)

Day 07:
Lodge: Tierras Vivas Cusco (or similar)

Day 08:
After having breakfast, we take you to the airport, in order to take your flight home.

MealsAll the Hotel, lodges, etc. Included breakfast, lunch. Also some hotel, lodges could included lunch box and dinner

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.


Cooking skills at the trip.

The confirmation will be sent via email. You can print it and show it to your guide before the tour starts. You will have as well, your travel assessor email, who will assist you on every question or doubt you could have.

You are able to buy online through Master Card, Visa and American Express cards. We accept debit cards too, and we work using trustworthy systems such as CULQUI and PAYPAL.

For every tour we use only modern vehicles including enough space and capacity in order for you to feel cozy and comfortable during the trip. Each vehicle is equipped with air-conditioning, reclining seats and a high-quality audio system.

No, because we handle exclusive groups. The cost may vary according to the language, Spanish, Portuguese or English. In case you wish the guidance service in any other language, please contact us.

We recommend you to carry sunglasses, comfortable shoes and a camera as the most important items.

Of course, please send us an email with your address, zip code and city and we will send it to you right away.

We recommend that you book your preferred tour dates as soon as possible to assure departure dates. Note that we have limited vacancies.

That’s no problem at all! All you need is to show your passport or your ID to the guide before the trip starts. You can request it by email and we will be glad to send it to you back.

THE PERU TRAVEL has been running top-quality private trips to Machu Picchu since 2005. In 2010 we decided to run Peru and Bolivia.

Note that THE PERU TRAVEL won’t take any responsibility for any object that is inside its vehicles. Any item we find will be taken to our Cusco office. You can contact us in our office to ask for the lost item.

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