Itinerary for our Heart of Peru Journey

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Day 0 FEB 17th (-/-/-) Depart Miami for Lima

Our journey to the mystical land of Peru begins in USA by boarding our late night non-stop international flight.

Day 1 FEB 18th (-/L/D) Lima, Cusco & the Sacred Valley


Early morning arrival in Lima, connect with our flight to Cuzco, capital of the Incan Empire located high in the Andes Mountains. We will be met by our Peruvian guide then board our private bus for a scenic drive to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. This will be a slow and relaxing day giving us time to acclimate to the higher altitude and adjust to our Andean Mountain surroundings. We’ll have 3 days to explore and experience the sacred sites of this beautiful valley.

You will be based at the beautiful Willka T’ika Guesthouse Spiritual Retreat Center, the beautiful healing center and garden guest lodge, the facilities include a spacious yoga studio, a massage and aromatherapy center, meditation sites, seven sacred gardens filled with flowers and medicinal Andean plants, food is 100% vegetarian and all the meals are lovingly prepared with organic, home-grown vegetables, herbs and Andean grains. There also 3 outdoor solar baths carved into stones. Guests may soak in hot waters filled with medicinal herbs, flowers and earth minerals after a workout, or gaze at the star-filled southern skies at night.

DESPACHO ANDEAN CEREMONY: We will have the visit of the Pacco’s (elder healers from the high Andes) from Queros community sharing a despacho ceremony, Andean healers will lead the ceremony to honor Mother Earth – Pacha Mama for the well being of the group and the whole journey. This evening under a blanket of stars, we will share a fire ceremony where the Quero’s will make the offering and burn the despacho.

O’N Hotel Willka T’ika – Urubamba (9,360 ft)

Day 2 FEB 19th (B/L/D) Sacred Valley, Chinchero & Moray

Moray Spiritual Journey

Early this morning we travel to the colorful market and ruins of Chinchero. This market offers a wonderful opportunity to buy woven goods, wall hangings, rugs, pottery, and many other types of handicrafts, as well as wonderful photographic opportunities. Observe the traditionally dressed campesinos coming to barter and sell their produce at the market.

We’ll visit an artisan’s workshop where expert weavers demonstrate the process of dyeing alpaca, llama, sheave, etc. wool textiles using natural and organic vegetables and minerals as the Quechuas (Incas) did hundreds of years ago. We will also explore the ancient city of Chinchero which was occupied by the Wari culture well before the Inca’s. Observe the remains of shrines and rock sculptures of puma’s and the wall with large trapezoidal niches big enough to stand up inside of them.

Thereafter we visit Moray, just outside the small town of Maras. This is a mysterious, fabulous Inca site which is off the usual tourist trail. Circular concentric terracing, which at first glance looks like a huge amphitheatre, forms a huge bowl. Stone stairs built into the terrace walls allow you to go down to the very bottom, central circle. From here the view is all encompassing, surrounded by the circular shapes moving upward and the blue sky above; this is a place to move back into the center of yourself.

O’N Hotel Willka T’ika – Urubamba (9,360 ft)

Day 3 FEB 20th (B/L/D) Sacred Valley/Pisaq


After breakfast we will take a bus through the Sacred Valley of the Incas – Urubamba Valley to visit the spectacular Inca site of P’isaq.

High above the village lays the impressive City of P’isaq. The ruined city provides one of the finest examples of ancient stonework. Panoramas at P’isaq’s Inca City are magnificent; terraces, water ducts and steps have been cut out of solid rock. In the upper section of the ruins, the main Sun Temple rivals anything at Machu Picchu.

We’ll hike the non-tourist trail to the Inkan Temple of the Sun, a doorway to Hanakpacha, the upper Andean world of the Condor, messenger of the Gods. We’ll also visit the market of Pisaq today. This market has evolved into one of the biggest, artesania markets in all of South America. The town’s main square is filled wall-to-wall with stalls selling the full range of Peruvian felt hats, alpaca sweaters and blankets, carved gourds, ceramics, musical instruments, paintings, antiques, a huge variety of trinkets, weavings and jewelry.

O’N Hotel Willka T’ika – Urubamba (9,360 ft)

Day 4 FEB 21st (B/L/-) Sacred Valley/Ollantaytambo

Spiritual Journey Peru

After breakfast we travel through the Sacred Valley, with its breathtaking vistas of the Urubamba River to Ollantaytambo (City of Dawn) an incredible ancient Inca city. We will walk in this original Incan town, visit the main altars and temples dedicated to the power animals of the Andean world. Two hundred steps lead up terraces to a double-jamb gateway and the Temple of Ten Niches, a long wall with odd protuberances. Above this is the unfinished Temple of the Sun, considered one of the masterpieces of Inca stonework. Six giant monoliths of pink rhyolite are perfectly slotted together with thin slices of stone and oriented to glow with the rising sun. At Ollantaytambo we will discover the surprising Astronomical Watcher, which lies under the Tunupa’s glance (Part of the Wiraccochan myth) who is sculpted on stone in part of the Pinkuylluna mountain in front of the archaeological complex.

PM: We take the tourist train from Ollantaytambo train station to Machu Picchu.

In the evening after dinner (8.00 PM), our group is invited to participate in a shamanic healing ceremony in the village of Aguas Calientes. The healer plays custom-made ancient instruments and crystal bowls to connect deeply to the core essence of Machu Picchu. We will experience more mystery and magic as the Shaman/Healer guides us through the power of his native musical instruments into Hanan Pacha (a Divine Realm). Through this music we will establish a bond with the spiritual powers of this extraordinary city in the clouds. Thereafter we will take the opportunity to again give thanks to PachaMama and the Apurunas for all life’s gifts and for all the blessings we received during our stay.

O’N Hotel Hatun Inti – Machu Picchu (8,200 ft)

Day 5 FEB 22nd (B/-/D) Machu Picchu


This morning we’ll take an early bus up the mountain to the Lost City in the Clouds. We will have to ask permission of the Entities of the place: The Puma, The Condor and Lights of Spirits. We’ll visit the Seven Places of Power at Machu Picchu. This entire stone complex is a high voltage magnetic focal point and every invocation made at Machu Picchu is amplified to incalculable proportions. Merging our energies with this sacred site and deepening our understanding of the Inca mythology will be our focus today and tomorrow. You will be able to explore the Royal Tomb, the Funerary Rock, the Sacred Plaza, Condor Temple and the Intihuatana Stone (known as the “hitching post of the sun” is a carved rock pillar whose four corners are oriented toward the four cardinal points. The Inca were accomplished astronomers, and used the angles of the pillar to predict the solstices).

O’N Hotel Hatun Inti – Machu Picchu (8,200 ft)

Day 6 FEB 23rd (B/-/-) Machu Picchu to Cusco

Spiritual Journey Machu Picchu

Early in the morning we will return to The Crystal City – Machu Picchu for sunrise and keep exploring the Inca site, or do an optional hike to the Sun Gate – Inti Punku, Huayna Picchu Mountain or Temple of the Moon.

PM: We take the tourist train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo train station and then a bus to Cusco.

O’N Casa Andina Classic or similar – Cusco (11,500 feet)

Day 7 FEB 24th (B/-/-) Cusco

Spiritual Journey Peru

In the morning, tour to the main Incan altars around Cusco, the navel of the earth. Cusco was laid out on a grid plan to reproduce the shape of a Puma, their sacred mountain animal. Connect with the Unu or water element at Tambomachay balancing male and female, Puca-Pucara, and the huge ceremonial center Sacsayhuaman, marked by the huge stone paw of the Puma, Qenqo Inca site where the Puma awakens.

The pre-Inca site of Sacsayhuaman is high above the northern edge of the city, and forms the head of the puma and the Qoricancha temple forms the center of the grid. Sacsayhuaman looms over Cusco to the north with three ramparts of zigzag walls that run for nearly 300 meters on its north side. We will feel the energy and honor each of these sacred places. Visit to the Temple of The Sun – “Qoricancha” The most important religious complex of all the Incan Empire, the guide takes you deeper into the technological wonders of our culture, also visiting temples to other Gods like the moon, stars, rainbow, etc. O’N Casa Andina Classic or similar – Cusco (11,500 feet)

O’N Casa Andina Classic or similar – Cusco (11,200 feet)

Day 8 FEB 25th (B/-/D) Cusco

Cusco Spiritual Journey Peru

Morning visit to the Temple of the Moon (Laqo). Feel the power of this sacred cave as you return to the womb, the beginning, a rebirth of your sacred self. Once inside, you feel humbled by the aura of this ancient sacred space, a transformation has already begun. We will thank you to the Apus and Pachamama for this magical time in Peru. This is a time of heart opening and healing, as you feel yourself infused with love, you remember who you are as a divine being of love and light.

Also visit to Kusilluchayoc which means a place where there are monkeys, an Inca site of limestone rock natural formation where has been found a lot of carvings on the live rock of monkeys and other animals. Lunch and return to Cusco.

* Farewell dinner at a nice restaurant with live typical show of music and dances.

O’N Casa Andina Classic or similar – Cusco (11,500 feet)

Day 9 FEB 26th (B/-/-) Cusco


For people going back to Lima, transfer to the airport and flight Cusco/Lima around 11.00 AM, you will have a day room available to shower rest and prepare for your late night flight from Lima back to Miami.

* OPTIONAL (Not included in tour price): For those interested, you will have a Lima city tour for approximately 3 hours or so, which includes guided visit to the most important areas of Lima, like the typical colonial style section, Plaza de Armas, Cathedral, Archbishop palace, San Francisco church, Art museum, San Isidro and Miraflores new and modern sections of Lima.

Transfer to the airport to take your international flight from Lima.

DAY USE: Hotel Limawasi or similar– Miraflores in Lima


Day 9 FEB 26th (B/L/-) CUSCO – PUNO

Spiritual Journey Lake Titicaca

Early in the morning we will take our private bus to Puno, in the way will visit RAQCHI and other important places. The evidences indicate that Raqchi was a complex village with multiple constructions for various purposes; including farming terraces, “kanchas” (palaces), “wayranas” (buildings having only 3 walls), “qolqas” (storehouses), different shrines, religious water fountains, etc. Possibly, it was an important “tambo” in the route toward the “Collasuyo”. The most important building within the complex is the WIRAQOCHA TEMPLE. Lunch in a nice restaurant on the route. Also we’ll stop at reservations of Vicuñas and Alpacas (Andean Cameloids) herds to take pictures.

O’N Hotel Taypikala or similar – Puno City.

Day 10 FEB 27th (B/L/-) Lake Titicaca

Spiritual Journey Lake Titicaca

Breakfast and transfer to the harbor to board a boat to cruise on spectacular Lake Titicaca. We will visit the floating reed islands of the Uros culture; who created these man-made islands centuries ago to live on in order to escape the warfare throughout the area. People on these islands are still living in their millenarian traditions.

Then experience Taquile Island, a remote surviving center of Incan culture. (It is also in this area around Taquile Island that there have been numerous sightings of UFOs, which are sometimes said to immerse themselves deep within the water.) We will enjoy the exhilarating feeling that emanates from this sacred lake. A soothing and nurturing sense envelops people here, which is a wonderful way to culminate this part of your spiritual odyssey. You will have a wonderful experience on the highest navigable lake of the world – The Titicaca Lake.

O’N Hotel Taypikala or similar – Puno City

Day 11 Feb 28th (B/L/-) Aramu Muro

After Breakfast, tour to the Dimensional Doorway of Aramu Muro, a huge mysterious door-like structure has recently been discovered in the Hayu Marca mountain region of Southern Peru. Hayu Marca, 35 kilometers from the city of Puno has long been revered by local Indians as the “City of the Gods”.

The door, or the “Puerta de Hayu Marca” (Gate of the Gods/Spirits) has been at some time in the distant past carved out of a natural rock face and in all measures exactly seven meters in height by seven meters in width with a smaller alcove in the center at the base, which measures in at just under two meters in height. There is a legend that spoke of “A gateway to the lands of the gods,” and in that legend it was said that in times long past, great heroes had gone to join their gods and passed through the gate for a glorious new life of immortality, and on rare occasions those men returned for a short time with their gods to “inspect all the lands in the kingdom” through the gate.

Spiritual Journey Lake Titicaca

According to some individuals who have laid their hands on the small door, a feeling of energy flowing has been commented on, as well as strange experiences such as visions of stars, columns of fire and the sounds of unusual rhythmic music. Others have said that they have perceived tunnels on the interior of the structure.

O’N Hotel Taypikala or similar – Puno City

Day 12 MAR 1st (B/-/-) Sillustani

We will visit the archaeological site of Sillustani, the amazing burial towers which have Inca and Pre-Inca constructions that belonged to the Tiahuanaco culture developed in Bolivia. Late in the afternoon transfer to the airport at Juliaca to take the flight to Lima, upon arrival group stays at the airport for the overnight international flight back home.

Day 12 MAR 2nd (-/-/-) Home!

Back home again with your heart filled with the love of Pachmama and the Peruvian people.


1 Comment

  1. karen says:

    We spoke about a month ago about this tour and you said to check back with you to see if anyone signed up. I saw the other tour in December but I wanted to go to lake Titicaca also and I may be traveling solo.


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