Cusco, Peru Hotel Recommendations:
The hotels listed below are located in the heart of Cusco, and are within walking distance to the Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL) – Cusco campus where the symposium will be held.
All hotels listed below offer symposium guests a discount rate, but HURRY... the discounts end August 8, 2015.
Five Star Hotels:
Symposium Discount Code: PT001BE
Four Star Hotels:
Hotel José Antonio Cusco
Symposium Discount Code: PT002JAC
Hotel Eco Inn
Symposium Discount Code: PT003EIC
Symposium Discount Code: PT004LPC
San Agustin Av. Sol
Symposium Discount Code: PT005SAS
Casa Don Ignacio Hotel
Please work with Cristian Lopez Zereceda at the USIL campus in Cusco to find out rates and make reservations.
Three Star Hotels:
Symposium Discount Code: PT006SHC
Hotel San Juan de Dios (Social Enterprise Partner.)
Symposium Discount Code: PT007SJD
Niños Hotel (Social Enterprise Partner.)
Symposium Discount Code: PT008NHC
Cusco, Peru Excursions:
IPSL, USIL, and PATH TRAVEL have partnered to offer the following excursions to our symposium participants.
Imperial Cusco Program:
Cusco and the Surrounding Archeological Sites – Half Day $80 USD
The tour starts in the afternoon.
Visit the Cathedral in the main square of Cusco and Qoricancha, the Sun temple. Then take a tour bus to the mountains above Cusco to visit the archeological sites of Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay.
The tour ends at approximately 6:30 pm.
Sacred Valley Tour – Full Day $80 USD
The tour starts in the morning. You will be met at your hotel and board a tour bus to the magnificent archeological site of Pisaq and its typical Indian market. Here you will have the opportunity to learn about the customs of its inhabitants and bargain with the artisans and merchants. Next you will visit the town of Urubamba, traveling along the Vilcanoto River. In the afternoon, you will visit the fortress and citadel of Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance of this part of the valley by protecting it from invasion by tribes from the jungle. Here you will have the opportunity to walk through the charming, narrow streets. Lastly, on the way back, the tour will stop and visit the archeological site Chinchero.
The tour ends at approximately 6:30pm.
Machu Picchu Tour – Full Day
Visadome train $370 USD
Expedition Train $340 USD
The tour starts very early in the morning and departs from your hotel. A tour bus will take you to the train station of Ollantaytambo where your journey to Machu Picchu starts. The journey will take you through a dramatic and ever-changing landscape before you arrive in Aguas Calientes. Here you will meet up with your Machu Picchu tour guide and board the tour bus for the final part of your journey. Once at the top of the mountain, you will get off the bus with your guide and start hiking the famous Huayna Picchu Mountain up to one of the most spectacular views of Machu Picchu. After the hike, you will enjoy a two-to-three hour tour of Machu Picchu. After which you will return to Aguas Calientes for the train ride back to Cusco.
• Entrance fees for all the tours
• Lunch in the Sacred Valley
• Train Tickets to Machu Picchu (round trip)
• Bus tickets from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (round trip)
• Tour guide (bilingual)
To book your reservation for an unforgettable visit to Machu Picchu, Cusco City and the Sacred Valley, please contact Fanny Pimentel at PATH TRAVEL: email@example.com for details.
Visit PATH TRAVEL'S website for more exciting tours in Peru: http://pathtravelperu.com/
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact IPSL.
Questions and comments, please inquire with Mike Moran at IPSL: firstname.lastname@example.org.