Wheelchair Accessible Peru
wheelchair accessible adventure of Peru visits Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu, one of the worlds' most famous archaeological
Wheelchair access for our wheelchair traveling guests is tailor made.
|Because each of our wheelchair accessible adventures is tailor made, we can give each traveler exactly what they're looking for in Peru; an abundance
of traditional cuisine, local music, folklore, dance, colonial architecture and plenty of time to shop in the native markets.
Your visit to the Andes mountains
comes with our specially trained assistants to make every part of your dream comes true.
Accessible Peru Itinerary
Day 1, Lima Arrival
Late evening reception on arrival and transfer to our accessible Lima hotel. Overnight Lima
Day 2, Day of Independent Activities
Free day in Lima for rest, self exploration and orientation meeting with your guide. A driver and vehicle is available for transportion and visiting the restaurants around Lima. Overnight in Lima with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 3, Lima City And Colonial Tour
Full day guided city tour. (Guide and assistant/helper). Overnight in Lima with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 4, To Cusco
Transfer to Lima airport, (flight not included in tour price).
Reception on arrval at the airport and transfer to Ollantaytambo town at the Sacred Valley 8,000 ft. Rest to be adjusting to the altitude. Overnight Sacred Valley with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 5, Sacred Valley And Pisac
Morning Sacred Valley tour and Pisac Indian Market Lunch at the charming Huayocari Hacienda. In the afternoon return to our. Overnight Sacred Valley with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 6, To Aguas Calientes
Morning train to Aguas Calientes on the way to Machu Picchu. Transfer to the hotel and afternoon to leisure. Orientation meeting about next day. Overnight Aguas Calientes with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 7, Machu Picchu Tour
Full assistance to board the early bus to Machu Picchu. Guided and supported tour through Machu Picchu is assisted by porters who are
specially trained to assist travelers with wheelchairs. Lunch at Sanctuary lodge hotel and return by bus from Machu Picchu down to Aguas Calientes train station. Return on train back to Ollantaytambo. Overnight in Ollantaytambo with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 8, Moray And Maras Salt Mines
Tour the Inca salt mines of Maras. Picnic lunch at Moray Inca terraces. IN the late afternoon return to Cusco and evening at leisure. Overnight Cusco in Sacred Valley with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 9, Cusco Tour
Morning guided Cusco City tour and archeological remains. Cuzco which means "navel of the world," in the ancient Quechua language is a UNESCO
World Cultural Heritage city. Today Cuzco continues to be an important
center of attention for neighboring countries and for visitors from
around the world. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight Cusco in Sacred Valley with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 10, Independent day in Cusco
Day at leisure for independent activities in Cusco. If you wish to donate your manual wheelchair, today you visit your wheelchair beneficiary at a local school for Peruvian children and adults with disabilities. Overnight Cusco in Sacred Valley with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 11, Cusco To Lima
Return transfer to Cusco airport (flight not included in tour price). In Lima meet our representative and
transfer to your Lima hotel. Balance of the day at leisure in Lima. Overnight Lima with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 12, Nazca Lines Plane Tour
Round trip transportation and flight by small plane to view the Nazca lines. Retun transfer to your hotel. Overnight Lima with full meals (B,L,D,)
Day 13, Lima Flight Out.
Transfer to the Lima airport your your flight home filled with wonderful memories of your adventure in Peru.
TRAVEL CONSIDERATIONS / ATTITUDE / ALTITUDE
A can-do attitude and good respiratory health are required for this
adventure. Many travelers with disabilities have participated in this
tour in the past and this is not a first time trial for this journey however,
a few words of caution are necessary.
Peru is on its way towards accessibility despite the scarcity of their
resources, and the tremendous challenges related to its infrastructure.
Peruvians have made a firm decision to open our country to people with
disabilities and our local host has made huge efforts to provide the
best service to people with disabilities.
Nonetheless, this is a rigorous trip and all participants must be flexible
and willing to accept situations where access in Peru remains limited.
For this reason, only passengers with manual wheelchairs can be accepted
(scooters, carts and electric wheelchairs can not be accommodated).
Altitude sickness is a common malady of travelers to Cuzco, Machu Picchu,
and the Sacred Valley who do not adjust to the high altitude. The effects
are different in every person and include headaches, nausea, loss of
appetite, breathlessness, sleep problems and palpitations. Portable
oxygen containers are sometimes available in some hotels, pharmacies
and hospitals. Participants should consult their physician before joining
- 10,913 ft,
Machu Picchu 8,200 ft,
Sacred Valley - 8,700 ft
rates from: $5850.00 per person, based on double occupancy
Single supplement: call for more details
- Transportation in modified vehicles with manual ramps
- English speaking Peruvian tour leader
- 3 and 4 star hotels throughout
- Guided sightseeing tours with one support person for each
passenger with wheels
- 3 support persons for each wheelchair traveler for Machu Picchu tour
- Meals as itemized on itinerary (B-Breakfast, L-lunch, D-Dinner)
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDED:
- Airfare from home city to Lima and return
- Intra-Peruvian airfare (Lima/Cusco/Lima)
- Tips, gratuities etc
- Travel insurance
- Meals not itemized in itinerary
50% per person deposit is due immediately to confirm your reservation.
Final payment is due 120 days prior
All deposits and payments are nonrefundable unless Accessible Journeys
cancels the tour. In the event that Accessible Journeys cancels this
tour, deposits are fully refundable. In all instances, all cancellations
after final payment are payments are nonrefundable
more information, email Accessible Journeys
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