Hotel Casa Andina Nazca ★★★
Hotel Casa Andina Classic Nazca is a three star hotel in Nazca, Peru. Nazca is located by the coast in Southern Peru.
The fabulous ruins of the Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu set amongst the outstanding forested peaks of the Peruvian Andes have achieved almost legendary ‘must see’ status with visitors to Peru. Machu Picchu was recently voted one the ‘New Seven Wonders of the World’ and has long held UNESCO World Heritage Status – a unique Inca settlement never raided by the Spanish conquistadors and unknown to the outside world until rediscovered by explore and Yale University Hiram Bingham in 1911
At 6768m Huascarán dominates the vista of the Cordillera Blanca from the city of Huaraz. Huascarán South is not only the highest mountain in Peru, but also the highest in earth’s tropical zone and the 5th highest in South America. Bounded to the North and South by vistas of stunning glacial valleys and many more of Cordillera Blanca’s 6000m peaks, including the slightly lower Huascarán North (6655m) and the jagged form of Chopicalqui (6354m) a climb of any of the Cordillera Blanca peaks offers unparalleled and uninterrupted views in every direction. This is truly a climb and an adventure of a lifetime!
The fabulous ruins of the Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu set amongst the magnificent forested peaks of the Peruvian Andes have achieved almost legendary ‘must see’ status with visitors to Peru.
The 4 day trek Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is truly one of the World’s great walking routes for many visitors to Peru.
A beautiful and wild alternative hike to Machu Picchu and you pass one of the greatest peaks of Southern Peru, 6271m Salkantay. From a close encounter with the ‘Apus’ we descend into remote cloud forest before reaching Machu Picchu itself.
Enjoying only a fraction of the fame and publicity of its neighbour Machu Picchu the Inca city of Choquequirao is nevertheless equally impressive.
Beginning in the valley of Lares, famed for its traditional textile production this Lares to Machu Picchu trekking tour takes in relaxing hot springs, magnificent mountain scenery the opportunity to observe rural Andean lifestyles and agricultural techniques little changed for hundreds of years.
A magnificent and challenging trek to Machu Picchu via the lesser known ‘High Inca Trail’. This trek really does provide the best of Southern Peru’s magnificent mountain scenery combined with the Archaeological heritage of the classical Inca Trail.
This unique 9 days Choquequirao to Machu Picchu trekking tour combines challenging and spectacular hiking routes traversing one of the most diverse regions of the southern Peruvian Andes and two of South America’s most awe-inspiring archaeological sites.
The Spanish forces of Francisco Pizarro inflicted their first major victories over the Inca Empire in the early 1530’s, capturing the Inca capital of Cusco and executing the Inca Atahualpa. However the Incas as a people were not easily cowed.
Machete Tours Cusco to Patacancha Itinerary provides a fascinating opportunity to live and work in a traditional Quechua Community in a remote valley surrounded by Andean Peaks.
Twice the depth of North America’s Grand Canyon, the Colca Canyon Trekking traverses an area of almost otherworldly splendour.
On Machete Tours trekking journey into the depths of the Canyon, more than 3500m beneath the summits of the volcanic peaks, you have an opportunity to see many of the Colca’s very special residents.
For shear glacial beauty and rugged grandeur there is perhaps no other trek in the world’s tropical zone that can match these towering peaks.
This very special Ascent of Huascarán climbing expedition gives the opportunity to climb one of the world’s true mountain giants, the vast glacial bulk of Huascarán South.
A relatively straightforward guided ice-climb of 5752m Pisco, rewarded by spectacular views in the heart of the highest tropical mountain range, the Cordillera Blanca.
A classic Andean Hike taking us into the heart of ‘white mountains’. Throughout the trek we are rewarded by spectacular views of Andean giants including the elegant peak of Alpamayo (5947m), Santa Cruz itself (6259m) and azure glacial lakes.
This is a short mountaineering tour for those wishing to experience Ice climbing in high mountains of Peru – a relatively easy climbing peak 5530m Ishinca is a good introduction to Andean Mountaineering.