Lima, Cusco, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu

Along with Masala Expeditions, we're excited to present a unique exploration of the music and culture of Peru, one of South America’s most fascinating and diverse countries.

Next Peru excursion September 19-26, 2019


The bustling and colorful capital city Lima is the epicenter of Peru's artistic community, and Putumayo's in-house ethnomusicologist Jacob Edgar along with local expert Alvaro Fernández will guide you to some of their favorite historical, creative, culinary, and, of course, musical hotspots. Over eight days, you will enjoy exclusive performances and meet-and-greets with some of the country's most important musicians and discover the vibrant rhythms and enchanting melodies of the Andean and Afro-Peruvian sounds that make up Peru's eclectic musical landscape.

On this unforgettable journey, you will also explore Peru's distinctive cuisine as well as Lima's impressive architecture, archeology and arts, and of course a visit to the legendary lost city of Machu Picchu, and the Andean town of Cusco. 

For more information,

please call 800-450-2822.

What's Included

  • Four nights at the Hotel Antigua Miraflores in Lima

  • One night at the El Mapi Hotel in Aguas Calientes

  • Two nights at the Hotel Casa Andina in Cusco

  • Exclusively escorted sightseeing

  • Tour accompanied by Jacob Edgar, Putumayo's primary music researcher and renowned ethnomusicologist

  • Tour accompanied by musician and local expert, Alvaro Fernández

  • Exclusive meet-and-greets and performances with musicians

  • Expert English speaking Peruvian guide and driver

  • 18 meals, including 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 5 dinners

  • All entrance fees to scheduled activities and events

  • All on-tour transportation including airport transfers, train to Machu Picchu, and both domestic flights

  • Luggage handling, hotel taxes and service charges, and all airline fees for both included flights

  • 24-hour emergency customer service hotline

  • Small group size

  • Gratuities for restaurant service throughout tour**

  • Fresh bottled water while touring

  • International flight concierge service (flight cost additional)

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