Published on February 6th, 2014 | by Mark Chesnut
TRAVEL DEALS: 40% Luxury Hotel Discounts & New Nature Tours in Peru
The South American nation of Peru is a bucket-list vacation destination for many travelers, and with good reason. From the culturally rich capital city of Lima to the archeological wonders around Cusco and Machu Picchu, there’s a lot to love. Among my favorite travel deals this week from Peru are a new birdwatching tour from Inkaterra, 40% second-night hotel discounts at the Sheraton Lima and Westin Lima, and a luxury Peru tour that includes accommodations at Relais & Chateaux hotels.
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Offer: Birdwatching Experiences
What It Is: Inkaterra Hotels in Peru has launched a new, multi-day Birdwatching Experiences at Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica and Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotels. Highlights of the Birdwatching Experience at Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica include private visit and birdwatching on Valencia Lake (subject to weather conditions and applicable only between November and June; could be replaced by a private ornithology tour in the Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica’s surroundings), guided walk through the property’s jungle trail system, Canopy Walk (90 feet above the forest floor) and Anaconda Walk. Starting from $1,041 per adult.
Info & Reservations: https://reservations.inkaterra.com/package-list.php
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Offer: Better Tomorrows
What It Is: Stay one night and the next is 40% off at the Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center and the Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center (offer is available at other participating hotels in North America and Latin America as well).
Valid for Travel: Arrivals Thursday through Saturday.
Info & Reservations: http://americas.starwoodoffers.com/bettertomorrows
LIMA TRAVEL TIPS: “My Lima” — Peru Travel Tips from Photographer Fabián Alata Arcila
Relais & Châteaux/Fiesta Tours Peru
Offer: Peru Boutique
What It Is: Peru is home to four hotels and one restaurant that are members of the upscale Relais & Chateaux organization, and Fiesta Tours Peru has created a seven-night tour that involves all of them. Included are visits to Lima, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and Cusco, with tours, dinners museum visits and a ride on the Hiram Bingham Train. Priced at $3,204 per person, double occupancy, or $4,765 per person, single.
Valid for Travel: Through December 31, 2014
Info & Reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org
CUSCO TRAVEL TIPS: “My Cusco” — Travel Tips from Paul Jones of Totally Latin America