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"The Gringo Trail"

  • Machu Picchu

    (Peru)

    3 days

  • Taxi, bus

  • Cusco

    2 days

  • Fly, bus

  • Puno

    2 days

  • Bus

  • Arequipa

    2 days

  • Bus

  • Nazca

    2 days

  • Bus

  • Paracas

    2 days

  • Bus

  • Lima

    3 days

16 days

This itinerary brings you through Peru in South America. The focus is mainly on not so famous cities.
you can take a bath in Paracas. You can enjoy museums, theaters and galleries at
Lima and Arequipa. The climate is warm. These flight connection are taken during this itinerary: Nazca - Arequipa. During your travel you have to speak Spanish . And if you speak only english it could be an adventure. You can pay with Nuevo Sol everywhere.https://www.amazon.com/s?k=lonely+planet+peru: Lonely Planet
"Machu Picchu is one of the most storied destinations in the world."wendyperrin.com
"Machu Picchu is one of these places where I could stay for hours just looking at it, which is exactly what we did."landcruisingadventure.com
"Machu Picchu is an obvious when in Peru; it would be foolish to miss out this Incan city in the clouds."oneworld365.org
"Machu Picchu is breathtaking and has an incredible history!"runawayjuno.com
"Machu Picchu is one of the seven wonders of the modern world."outoftownblog.com
"Machu Picchu is one of the most iconic and visited places on earth."thebrokebackpacker.com
Historic
Culture
Nature
Hiking
Mountain
Activity
city of Machu Picchu
Outstanding+

Taxi, busTransfer

Duration: 4 hours 49 minutes

Costs: $98.00 - $114.00

"Cusco is a mixed of traditional culture and european as I can see in the pictures."timetravelturtle.com
"Cusco is a colonial city with an intricate history."thetrustedtraveller.com
"Cusco is one stunning city and a hell of a ride to get to and from."bucketlistly.blog
"Cusco is the historic center of Peru and of the Incas and therefore a unique place to visit, full of history and culture."happinesstravelshere.com
"Cusco is a city with a wealth of history and splendor."stridetravel.com
"Cusco is chock-full of museums, galleries and other interesting places to visit."natravelblog.com
Historic
Culture
Nature
Hiking
Mountain
Food
Activity
Lake
Very Touristic
Cusco
Highlight

Fly, busTransfer

Duration: 3 hours 17 minutes

Costs: $68.00 - $223.00

"Puno is a fairly major travel destination for this corner of Peru."travelsewhere.net
"Puno is one of the larger cities that borders Lake Titicaca on the Peruvian side and is the port closest to the floating Island of Uros making it a great place to put on your."walkaboot.ca
"Puno is the capital of Peru (more about Peru)'s altiplano - and this harsh highland region is probably better suited to roaming vicunas and alpacas than to people."ciaobambino.com
"Puno is a melting pot of Aymara and Quechuan Indian culture."stridetravel.com
"Puno is located on the shores of Lake Titicaca, which you'll explore in the coming days."stridetravel.com
"Puno is a city overlooking the beautiful Lake Titicaca."joaoleitao.com
Culture
Nature
Historic
Alternative
Lake
Food
Very Touristic
Coast
Mountain
Activity
Cheap
Puno
Great

BusTransfer

Duration: 6 hours 0 minute

Costs: $6.00 - $21.00

"Arequipa is also worth a visit to see it's attractive architecture made from the surrounding volcanic sillar rock."findingbeyond.com
"Arequipa is at the top of our itinerary, especially for its contribution to Peru (see itineraries)vian food."uncorneredmarket.com
"Arequipa is a big city, there are over 50 hostels so do check out which suits your needs and budget in this guide."twoscotsabroad.com
"Arequipa is a nice cozy place with stunning main square, laid-back vibe and great food."bucketlistly.blog
"Arequipa is a colonial city with many historic buildings."tammyandchrisonthemove.com
"Arequipa is known as the White City of Peru due their use of sillar, the material used in most of its buildings."wanderingwagars.com
Historic
Culture
Nature
Hiking
Activity
Lake
Food
Very Touristic
Architecture
Nightlife
Alternative
Mountain
city of Arequipa
Highlight

BusTransfer

Duration: 9 hours 0 minute

Costs: $22.00 - $40.00

"Nazca is a city on the Southern Coast of Peru, known best for the Nazca lines, a collection of enormous markings in the desert of Peru."atravellersfootsteps.com
"Nazca is home to the tallest sand dune in the world."atravellersfootsteps.com
"Nazca: Discover an Ancient Culture."emilyluxton.co.uk
"Nazca is the site of some of the most famous drawings in the world."oneworld365.org
"Nazca is located between Lima (Lima in detail) and Arequipa, two popular destinations in Peru."atravellersfootsteps.com
Historic
Culture
Desert
Cheap
Lake
Activity
Coast
Very Touristic
Nazca at a glance
Highlight

BusTransfer

Duration: 3 hours 28 minutes

Costs: $7.00 - $13.00

"Paracas is a small beach town approximately four hours from Lima (plan Lima itineraries)."twoscotsabroad.com
"Paracas is a funny little resort town just four hours south of Lima (plan Lima itineraries), but worlds away."alexinwanderland.com
"Paracas is the main departure point for trips up into the sky where tourists fly over the ancient Nazca Lines, and the coastline's blazing sunshine means that it's long been a favourite weekend destination for wealthy Peruvian families."floratheexplorer.com
"Paracas is home to a national park and is one of the best place to break the long journey from Huacachina to Lima."exploringkiwis.com
"Paracas is situated at the Pacific Ocean and is famous for its morning boat trips to the Islas Ballestas a."probearoundtheglobe.com
"Paracas is somewhere you shouldn't leave off of your Peru itinerary."travelalphas.com
Nature
Desert
Coast
Beach
National Park
Very Touristic
Paracas at a glance
Great

BusTransfer

Duration: 4 hours 17 minutes

Costs: $10.00 - $21.00

"Lima is a sparkling city with a beach, plenty of shopping malls, fancy restaurants and also a great historic center."thatwanderlust.com
"Lima is the home of a lot of first-rate museums, pre - Inca sites and old churches."aworldtotravel.com
"Lima is one of those cities that tourists are often advised to spend as little time in as possible."explorationvacation.net
"Lima is a dynamic mix of modern skyscrapers and colonial-era architecture."thelostbackpack.com
"Lima is famous for its food scene, Spanish history, and pre-colonial cities."wanderingwagars.com
"Lima is one of the biggest connecting hubs between Europe and South America."paulinetravels.com
Capital
Culture
Historic
Alternative
Food
Art
Beach
Street Art
Coast
Architecture
Very Touristic
Cheap
Activity
Lima
Outstanding+

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