Short on time? Sam corporations has the best day trips in Peru for you and the entire family. Enjoy a comprehensive experience that guarantees a thrilling and exciting experience. It jam packed with culture, adventure and everything else this great nation has to offer.
The newly discovered Rainbow Mountain is the most eye-catching freak of nature, you will ever come across. There is nothing like it anywhere else in the world. It stands tall (5,020 m/17,060ft) in its uniqueness with many vibrant colors. These astonishingly striking colors are formed by weathering, environmental conditions and sedimentary mineral deposits over time. Nestled in the Andes mountains in the South Valley of Cusco, with spectacular views of the snow-capped Ausangate Mountain.
The hike takes you through some secluded communities. Here, you may interact with the indigenous people who are still keeping their culture alive and speak their indigenous language of Quechua! Do not be afraid to talk and interact with the locals, as your guide is there to translate anything you need/ask.
You will see snowcapped peaks, herds of llamas, glaciers and turquoise lakes, all set within an incredibly colorful mountain range. The Rainbow Mountain trek offers a selection of wildlife including soaring condors, cara cara falcons, and if you’re lucky, bobcats or pumas. The colorful sandstone mountains in the area are probably the coolest and most unique natural phenomenon you will experience in Peru.
Our one-day tour to Rainbow Mountain includes a hot breakfast and lunch cooked by our amazing chefs. We transfer you in our modern vans from your hotel lobby, to the trailhead and back. Our groups are small and intimate and never exceed 8 people. We have trained all our guides to deal with altitude sickness. They carry an oxygen tank with them at all times incase its needed. As an added bonus Sam Corporations includes an optional hike to the nearby Red Valley. The Red Valley looks like a picture straight out of Mars.
Humantay Lake is an incredible turquoise lake that is situated at the base of the glacier covered Vilcabamba Mountain Range. It gets its name from the majestic Humantay Mountain (5,473m/17,956ft) that towers above it. Humantay Lake will treat you to the most amazing and breathtaking views. Nature lovers of all fitness levels enjoy and appreciate the picturesque Humantay Lake. On arrival you are immediately enveloped by this natural sense of calm and peace.
You can choose different ways to visit the lake, including multiple-day treks. If you are strapped for time then the 1-day Humantay Trek is the perfect hike for you. Its also ideal if hiking for miles before being privy to the gems of the Andes Mountains is not your thing.
Our Sacred Valley tour covers the length of the valley from Pisac to Ollantaytambo. It includes the most sought after spots and a few others that are unique to Peru. Enjoy the archeological sites of Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Moray, and the Maras Salt Mines. All while travelling in the lap of luxury in our modern private vans. Learn how this valley played a very important role in the study of agricultural to the Incas.
The Sacred Valley is vast and stretches for miles with many small indigenous towns, secluded weaving villages, camelid farms and ancient Inca Ruins. Sam Corporations also includes the thousands of saltmines in Maras, and the Terraces of Moray. Pre-Incas built Moray in the form of an amphitheater and it has different temperatures at each level to grow different crops. The Incas watered the site through a complex irrigation system which allowed them to grow over 250 types of vegetables. We end the tour at the fascinating and imposing site of Ollantaytambo, a truly impressive Inca ruin. The last resistance against the Spanish invaders! The climate is warmer and it is at a lower altitude than Cusco. Making it the perfect prelude to a visit to the world-famous Machu Picchu.
A tour that is packed full of adventure and discoveries. Visit the Bio-diverse Island of Ballestas in Paracas before flying over the world-famous UNESCO World Heritage site of the Nazca lines, in a one engine Cessna aircraft. Finally, finish your day with adrenaline pumping activities like sandboarding and a dune buggy ride, before enjoying the most amazing sunset view in the desert oasis of Huacachina.
Join our personalized tours in small groups for the ultimate taste of Central Peru. A jam packed adventure of Ballestas, Nazca Lines from the air, Sandboarding, Dune buggying and Sundowners to end the perfect day.
Puno, the highest navigable lake in the world, is one of the most important cities on the edge of Titicaca Lake. The city of Puno is the Folk Capital of America, because of its 300 variety of traditional dances. During festivities such as “Virgen de la Candelaria”, the locals perform typical dances like the “Caporales” and the “Diablada”. Thousands of tourists and locals make their way here during the month of February to experience these unique festivals.
Puno is located on cold high plains at 4,000m above sea level. The city also known as the land of camelidae, was home to the Tiahuanaco culture many thousands of years ago. This culture has some of the most beautiful historical artifacts such as Puerta del Sol (The Sun gateway), a temple sculpture made of stone.
The city is mostly filled with buildings made of adobe and roofs covered with metal panels. The city center is small. If you want to experience a bit of the nightlife then take a short journey over to Jiron Lima, where you will find different restaurants and vibey spots with great music.
Amantaní island is located at 36 kilometers from the port of Puno. A great place to visit, with plenty of natural viewpoints of the lake, islands, and mountains that surround it. From these viewpoints you can also see the prehispanic temples of Pacha Tata, de Pacha Mama, Incachincana, Inca Tihana and the cemetery of mummies.
The Uros “floating islands” is a group of 60 artificially created islands entirely made up of totora reeds. They locals navigate the islands using their traditional boats also made from totora reeds, creating a unique and interesting way of life. The residents of Taquile, Suasi, and Amantaní are known for their kindness, ancestral weaving skills, pre-Columbian constructions, and sprawling countryside. The Titicaca National Reserve (36,180 hectares) protects extensive stretches of totora reeds and various species of plants and animals.
Puno offers a fully emmersive experience with breath taking views. It is the epitome of experiencial tourism.
The Sacred Valley in Peru, also known as Valle Sagrado, is incredible, mind-blowing, magical, and simply unmissable. There are so many amazing things to do in the Sacred Valley, from grand Inca ruins in sprawling Archaeological Parks, snow-capped mountains, salt mines, and hundreds of hiking trails to explore there is no shortage of breathtaking and worthwhile experiences. This tour also includes an exhilirating zip line tour through the Sacred Valley offering stunning panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, lush valleys, and the gently flowing river. This day tour never has a dull moment and we gurantee you will walk away with memories that last a lifetime.
A visit to Rainbow Mountain, known locally as Vinicunca (its Quechua name) or the Montaña de Siete Colores (seven-colored mountain), is an absolute must for all those who love stunning landscapes and gorgeous scenery. Ride ATVs through the spectacular landscape, immerse yourself in the local village’s culture, and hike to the top of the famous Rainbow Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views. Book your tour today for an unforgettable experience.
Discover the magic of Cusco city with out unforgettable day tour! Explore the famous landmarks and hidden gems of this historic city, and immerse yourself in the rich culture and traditions of the Andes. Our expert guides will take you on a journey through time, as you visit the most iconic sites 0f Cusco. From the awe inspiring ruins of Sacsayhuaman to the colorful markets and famous cuisine of San Pedro, you can be sure to witness all the incredible sites of the city. This tour also takes you to the majestic Qoricancha, the most important example of the change from Incan architecture to Spanish colonial architecture. This special tour will be sure to take you to some of the lesser-known spots most tourists miss. Find hidden courtyards, secret alleyways, and local hangouts that will give you a true taste of life in Cusco. Whether you are a history buff, a foodie, or just looking for an adventure, our Cusco city day tour is the perfect way to experience this city. Book your tour now to experience all the city of Cusco has to offer.
Marvel at the vibrant natural colors of the stunning Rainbow Mountain Trek. Experience a rare opportunity to interact with the local Quechuan people, who are still keeping their beautiful traditional culture alive, as you hike through the breathtaking Andean valley! Experience beautiful snow-capped peaks and glaciers, large herds of alpaca, horses, and birds of prey, all set within an incredibly multicolored mountain range. The Vinicunca region’s colorful sandstone mountain offer a unique landscape you wont find anywhere else in Peru, making it a must see destination in your journey.
The Sacred Valley is vast and stretches for miles with many small indigenous towns, secluded weaving villages, camelid farm, ancient Inca Ruins including Pisac, Ollantaytambo and Moray. SAM Corporations also includes the Salt Mines in Maras which has thousands of saltpans carved into the mountainside. Visit the Terraces of Moray, which are built in the form of an amphitheater and have different temperatures at each level to grow different crops. We end the tour at the fascinating and imposing site of Ollantaytambo, a truly impressive Inca ruin! This day tour is perfect for anyone wanting to learn the rich culture and history of the Incan people and the time they ruled Peru. Book your tour now to make unforgettable memories.
Humantay Lake Trek is one of Peru’s most scenic 1 day treks! We drive through the local indigenous villages of Iscuchaca and Limatambo, where you can see Quechua people who are still keeping Inca traditions alive. Take your time hiking up to the lake, enjoying the stunning views of the Andes. The incredibly turquoise lake is situated at the base of the majestic glacier covered Salkantay Mountain Range. The views are absolutely breathtaking! As you hike, you’ll learn about the local flora and fauna, and our guide will share their knowledge of the area’s geology and history. You’ll also have the chance to see local wildlife, including llamas and alpaca. Don’t wait-book your day hike to Humantay Lake today and experience the adventure of a lifetime!
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