Cusco, Peru

If you have been seeing Peru all over your social media lately it’s because it has been named one of the most trending travel destinations for 2020! Located in South America, Peru is home to a selection of Amazon rainforests, Machu Picchu, and an ancient Incan city in the Andes Mountains.

Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley are considered to be some of the most mysterious and impressive archaeological sites in the world. Can you believe Peru has 28 individual climates making their eco-system so rich and diverse? You can go from hiking summits to sitting on a boat cruising the amazing river all in one day. Peru is incredibly diverse and filled with adventure. With its amazing history, rich culture, and some of the nicest people in the world, it’s no wonder Peru is on everyone’s bucket list.

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June 29 - July 5, 2020

6 Nights / 7 Days

Group Size: 16

*14 spots open*

If you have been looking for an adventurous trip filled with culture and activities, then this trip is made for you. From exploring one of the world’s most treasured wonders, Machu Picchu, to hiking on the Inca trails, to eating authentic Peruvian food while being in the company of amazing women from all around the world, you will experience it all!

Let’s go on an adventure girl & check Peru off your bucket list!

Here’s a little taste of what you can expect:

*Boutique Style Accommodations*

*Curated Experiences and Adventures*

*Local and Specialty Dining*

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What's Included?

Shared Boutique Style Accommodations in the Ancient City of Cusco

All Ground Transportation Including Airport Transfer

All Entrance Fees

All Meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day Trip to Sacred Valley

Train Ride to Machu Picchu and Other Various Locations

Visit to Inca Ruins & Llama Farm

Cusco City Walking Tour

Visit to the Famous Market

Experienced English Speaking Guides

Swag Bag + Photography + More

Extend your trip: Spend 2-3 nights in Lima prior to Cusco. Express your interest in the sign up sheet below!

*Flights not Included*

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Pricing & Payment

General Price: $3200 CAD

10 Month Payment Plan:

$320 CAD August 2019 - May 2020

How does it work?

It's simple. Payments are based on the number of months left until we depart for the trip, you simply divide the total cost by the number of months left (up to 10 months maximum) until departure.

If you’re interested, register today and we will send you a detailed invoice with your payment plan information.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS & EXPECTATIONS

We are staying at an adorable boutique hotel in the heart of Cusco located just a few minutes walk from the main square. It is decorated in the colourful Inca-influenced style of the city and comes equipped with beautiful rooms, a variety of open common areas, and a strong WiFi connection.

All of our accommodations are shared based on double or triple occupancy. The TGT vision is built on ensuring that women from all walks of life are able to experience travel with other women hence why we keep all of our accommodations shared with other girls on the trip. This allows you to get out of your comfort zones and build relationships with other female travellers.

We do our best to enhance our experiences the best way possible and spend months building our itineraries. Our Co-Founders travel to each destination prior to departure to ensure our partners and accommodations are up to par. We take pride in being a tour operator that falls in between affordable and luxury, where some experiences can be luxe while others will be authentic and local.

DINING EXPERIENCES

All of our dining options are balanced between luxe, casual, and local. Daily breakfast will be served at the hotel for your convenience. Lunches and dinners will be a variety of options between on the go, casual, and curated meals. We always host a special welcome dinner on all of our trips. This one is always a surprise and specially curated by our TGT team.

Each meal covers a main plate and a non-alcoholic beverage. Some meals have shared appetizers and starters provided by us. If you wish to order an alcoholic beverage or extra food, you will have to pay for that separately.

We also always take into consideration your dietary restrictions. A few months prior to departure, you will receive your Welcome Package where you will fill out your dietary needs. All of our dining options will have vegetarian and vegan options. You may also request for additional dietary needs.

EXCURSIONS AND TOURS

All of our tours and partners are carefully selected beforehand. All of our tour operators are local and licensed tour companies. We only work with the best!

All excursions and tours are optional on the trip. You are more than welcome to skip out on on any tour if need be, however, we do encourage you to take full advantage of the itinerary that is provided.

In terms of free time, you will have some time to yourself. Most girls take this time to go shopping and spend the day discovering on their own. We offer add-on packages which you can take full advantage of. These options will be provided to you prior to departure.

 
Sample Itinerary

On this trip we want to show you all the beauty and culture Peru has to offer. We have multiple excursions and experiences planned, all carefully curated just for our tribe. Please note the below itinerary is a sample and subject to change.

DAY 1 - All guests will arrive by private transport and will be taken to our boutique hotel in Cusco. This will be a very relaxed day while we wait for everyone to arrive, spending the afternoon at your own pace and getting settled in. The late evening will be spent in a welcome circle meeting all of the girls and then heading out for our first Welcome Dinner.

DAY 2 - Fuel up with breakfast and get ready to spend the morning with a walking tour of Cusco. This tour will give you a good lay of the land. We will discover popular areas such as the San Blas; also known as the bohemian neighborhood of Cusco, Plaza des Armas, 12 angle stone, and more. After the walking tour, we will head for lunch at a beautiful outdoor patio in San Blas for traditional Peruvian food.

Following lunch, get ready for a guided tour through the beautiful Salineras of Maras, where you will visit over 3,000 salt pools and watch the salt miners harvesting the salt of the Incas! They have a cute little shop where you can buy some hand-mined Andean salt to take home with you if you wish. After our our visit to the salt mines, we will head back to Cusco for a lovely dinner.

DAY 3 - After a delicious breakfast at the hotel, we will head out for a day of exploring and overnight stay at Aguas Calientes so we can catch the sunrise at Machu Picchu the following day.

Our first stop will be Ollayantambo where we will explore the ruins, followed by a shopping trip to the Pisac Market. After some shopping, we will have lunch before hopping on the afternoon train to Aguas Calientes for our overnight stay. Upon arrival, we will check into our hotel and enjoy a buffet dinner. We recommend getting in bed early this night as we have a very early morning the next day to see Machu Picchu!

DAY 4 - Rise and shine! We have a 2:00 am wake-up call followed by a very early morning breakfast. This is the day you have all come for, we are headed to Machu Picchu! Get ready for an unforgettable sweep of natural beauty and human artistry, a backdrop of twisting gorge and forested peaks framing the magical city of Machu Picchu. We will take in the sunrise at Machu Picchu on a guided tour where we will unfold the mysteries, history, architecture, flora and fauna of this magical site. In the afternoon, we will head back to Aguas Calientes where we will enjoy lunch and you will be given 2 hours to explore the little town on your own before we board our return train. Once we land in Cusco, we will enjoy dinner together.

DAY 5 - The morning and afternoon will be yours to explore. Enjoy breakfast at your own time and grab lunch at one of the recommended places in town. We will start our day late afternoon with three epic sites including the Christian Statue for the view of the city, Sakyante Ruins, and the Llama Sanctuary! Once you have met your new furry friends, we will head to the San Pedro Market; a local market with traditional meats, fruits, and more. Upon our return we will enjoy a traditional Peruvian dinner and a dance show in the main square.

DAY 6 - On our last full day, you will have the option to opt-in for an add-on experience. You can head to the epic Rainbow Mountain and check that off your bucket list or you can have the day to yourself to relax and do some more exploring. We will all regroup for a beautiful fancy dinner at one of Cusco’s finest restaurants and end off with a closing circle where we will reflect on our trip.

DAY 7 - Sadly, it’s time to say goodbye. We will have breakfast and then head to the airport in our private transportation. We promise you will leave this trip with lasting memories, incredible photos, and a new community of women to lean on!

Ready to do this thing?

We created The Girls Trip to make it easy for women to travel the world in style. Sicker then your average tour company, we curate experiences in bucket list destinations and make them affordable through a monthly payment plan. If you’ve ever wanted the champagne lifestyle on a lemonade budget, then pack your bags, you’re in the right place.

If you’re ready to break through your comfort zone, experience epic moments that will last forever, and taste the luxury life with a crew of new besties… then this is the tour company for you.

Fill out the form below if you are interested in tripping with us to Peru! You will hear back from our team within 48 hours after we receive your registration form below.

Upon confirmation, you will be invited to a Private Facebook Group and WhatsApp chat where you will have access to all trip details leading up to departure and you will have a chance to get to know your tribe!

We can't wait to meet you girls!

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