Embarking on the journey to Machu Picchu is not merely a pilgrimage; it's an odyssey that is woven into the rich fabric of its mysterious and magical history.

Our expert-guided experience commences with a scenic train ride from Cusco, a prelude to the immersion and experience awaiting those who are drawn to this mystical and magical place of allure, far and away in the heart of the Andes.

The Inca Trail:  Unlocking the Secret to Nature's Splendor

The Inca Trail transforms into a pathway of splendor.

Winding through emerald forests and over high-altitude passes, this historic route reveals not only awe-inspiring vistas but also the anticipation of reaching the sumptuous comfort that awaits in the shadow of Machu Picchu.

Where To Stay

Contact:  +51 84 201631

Location: Km. 75.8, Carretera Urubamba-Ollantaytambo, Urubamba, Peru

Belmond Hotels

Aguas Calientes

Arriving at Aguas Calientes, the gateway to Machu Picchu, marks the transition from the trail to a sanctuary of indulgence.

The Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, an enchanting haven, melds luxury seamlessly with the natural beauty enveloping it.

Here, guests are cocooned in eco-friendly elegance, a prelude to the magnificence of Machu Picchu.

Luxurious Accommodation Suggestion:

Contact:  +51 84 211122

Location:  Av. Hermanos Ayar Mz 1 Lote 3, Machu Picchu Pueblo, Peru

Machu Picchu Hotels

For a truly unique experience, consider the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge.

As the sole hotel adjacent to the Machu Picchu citadel, it bestows the rare privilege of basking in the tranquility of Machu Picchu before and after the bustling crowds.

Contact: +51 84 211122

Location:  Carretera Hiram Bingham, Machu Picchu, Peru

Belmond Hotels

Savoring Local Flavors

As you immerse yourself in the wonders of Machu Picchu, don't merely observe; indulge your senses with authentic Peruvian cuisine. The Tinkuy Buffet Restaurant, ensconced within the Sanctuary Lodge, beckons with a culinary journey. Each dish, a masterpiece celebrating Peru's rich culinary heritage, is a prelude to the grandeur of the citadel.

Culinary Traditions and Michelin Stars Collide

Michelin-Starred Excellence in Cusco

While Michelin stars may not grace the culinary landscape of Machu Picchu, the nearby city of Cusco emerges as a gastronomic haven. Astrid y Gastón, centrally located, stands as a testament to the innovation of Peruvian cuisine, earning well-deserved recognition on the Michelin stage.

Contact:  +51 1 4422777

Location:  Av. Paz Soldán 290, San Isidro, Lima, Peru

Astrid y Gaston

Beyond the Citadel: A Luxurious Sojourn in Cusco

Exploring Cusco's Architectural Jewels

Extending your journey into the historic city of Cusco is an invitation to luxuriate in the grandeur of the past. Savor the majesty of the Sacsayhuaman fortress, stroll through the Plaza de Armas, and unveil the mysteries of the Qorikancha temple. Cusco, a city where cobblestone streets whisper tales of history, provides a canvas for experiencing Peru's rich heritage.

Sumptuous Retreat: Luxurious Accommodations in Cusco

For those seeking modern amenities with all the comforts of 5-star service, Palacio del Inka, a Luxury Collection Hotel, is a regal choice. Positioned near the main square, this hotel seamlessly marries colonial charm with modern comforts, offering a lavish base for exploration.

Contact:  +51 84 231961

Location:  Plazoleta Santo Domingo, Cusco, Peru

Luxury Collection Resorts

Culinary Arts in Cusco

Immerse yourself in the culture

Engage your senses in a culinary journey with a traditional Peruvian cooking class. Delve into the intricacies of local gastronomy, learning to craft dishes that echo the flavors of the Andean region.

Cooking Class Suggestion:

Contact: +51 84 254776

Location:  Calle San Agustin 249, Cusco, Peru

Expanding Your Andean Odyssey

Sacred Valley: A Refined Haven of Amidst Nature

Venture into the Sacred Valley, a region where luxury harmonizes with the natural beauty surrounding it. Explore the Pisac ruins, witness terraced fields cascading down mountainsides, and wander through the vibrant Pisac market, a treasure trove of traditional crafts.

Retreat in the Valley

For an exquisite haven in the Sacred Valley, the Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, beckons. Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, this resort not only provides luxurious accommodations but also grants access to the historical wonders of the region.

Where To Stay

Contact:  +51 84 581777

Location:  Av. Ferrocarril S/N, Urubamba, Peru

Luxury Collection Resorts

Gastronomic Odyssey in the Valley

Indulge in culinary opulence at MIL Centro, a restaurant by Virgilio Martínez. Renowned for its elevation-inspired cuisine, this establishment crafts innovative dishes that celebrate the intersection of tradition and avant-garde techniques, offering a dining experience unlike any other.

Where to Dine

Contact:  +51 84 582200

Location: Antigua Capilla de Maras, Moray, Cusco, Peru

Mil Centro

As you savor the refined luxury of Tambo del Inka and the culinary delights at MIL Centro, the Sacred Valley extends an invitation to explore the blend of opulence and nature.

Concluding the Andean Odyssey

As your immersive Andean odyssey concludes, reflect on the Peruvian tapestry of history, culture, and natural beauty woven into this enchanting region.

Each moment, from the ancient stones of Machu Picchu to the vibrant markets of Cusco and the serene landscapes of the Sacred Valley, contributes to an indulgent journey.

This comprehensive guide, spanning adventure, accommodations, and culinary experiences, invites you to savor the offerings of Peru's Andean wonders. If you seek lavish comfort on the Inca Trail, tranquility in Aguas Calientes, or culinary excellence in Cusco and the Sacred Valley, this journey promises a tapestry of life-changing experiences that are left lingering long after your footsteps have faded from the ancient stones of Machu Picchu; leaving an indelible footprint on your heart that transcends your soul.

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