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2 weeks in Peru

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We have finally decided NOT to go to the Galapagos as part of our trip so we will now have two weeks to spend in Peru. We are a family of five with three boys aged 8, 14, & 15. Consequently as part of our trip, we would like a trip that incorporates some physical activity for our boys. We however have already ruled out doing the Inca hike as I think it may be too much for our 8 year old. I looked into the 2 day hike but found that to be too expensive for a family of five and also with the uncertainty of how well our youngest would do with an all day hike. And I would love to explore the arts and crafts of this area and would love recommendations as to what I need to see. So this is what we are thinking (some of which has been well thought out and as you will see part of which I am not really sure what may be best for our family as we have added the week we were planning to spend in the Galapagos) and would welcome your suggestions!

night 1- arrive late and spend the night at the airport hotel in Lima
night 2- fly to Cuzco and head to Ollantaytambo;
night 2-4- spend in Ollantaytambo; explore the sacred valley from here, including a mountain bike ride. Will get a guide to drive us around as needed

* would appreciate recommendations of a hotel and a company to provide us with a mountain bike tour
* any other adventure sort of activity that you might recommend here-- have heard that white water rafting may not be a good option as the river is polluted?

night 5- aguacalientes-- take the train from Ollantaytambo, check into hotel and go to MP for the afternoon with a guide; following day go up in the AM to hike and then return to Ollantaytambo

* any recommendations of a guide?
* any recommendations of a hotel?

night 6- spend night in Ollantaytambo

night 7-8- return to Cuzco in the AM and spend night in Cuzco and explore this area
* hotel recommendations?
* any activity that you would recommend in particular

Now for the part that we really don't know what may be best. We have probably 4 days to fill and are thinking about going to Lake Titicaca. Is this enough/too much time there? What would you recommend? Where else should we consider instead of Lake Titicaca?

night 13-14- Lima
* plan to stay in Miraflores-- any specific hotel that you would recommend?
* what should we be sure to see here?


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