Iconic Peru

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: SPQNG

From: £2259.00

Find adventure at every turn on this 14-day trip through Peru. Catch the scenic train to Machu Picchu, or challenge yourself by hiking the famous Inca Trail. Peer up into the canopy of the Amazon rainforest to search for jungle wildlife. From sacred ruins to otherworldly mountain vistas and cloud forests, set your sights on this celestial place.

Day 1 Lima

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 Lima/Tambopata (1B, 1L, 1D)

Fly to Puerto Maldonado and continue by motorized canoe to the comfortable, intimate, and exclusive G Lodge Amazon located in the lush Tambopata Rainforest.

Day 3 Tambopata (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy guided jungle excursions led by expert naturalists to spot wildlife at nearby oxbow lakes, rivers, and clay licks. Take advantage of free time to relax or swim, and go on a caiman-spotting cruise after dinner.

Day 4 Tambopata/Cusco (1B)

Travel by boat out of the jungle to Puerto Maldonado for a flight over the Andes and into the heart of Inca territory, Cusco. This evening, look to the night sky for a different view at the Cusco Planetarium. Enjoy a presentation on the southern sky, contemporary astronomy, and the ancient Incas’ relationship with the cosmos. Visit the on-site museum and use the telescopes to admire the stars.

Day 5 Cusco/Urubamba (1B, 1L)

Enjoy a full day exploring the Sacred Valley with a local guide. Tour the G Adventures-supported Parque de la Papa, or Potato Park, a network of rural agricultural communities working to preserve more than 700 species of potatoes. Learn about potato cultivation and traditional weaving, and the importance of each to Andean culture. Next, explore the Pisac ruins and visit the G Adventures-supported Sacred Valley Community Restaurant in the village of Huchuy Qosqo.

Day 6 Inca Trail (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart Ollantaytambo by van to km 82 where the Inca Trail begins. Ease into the adventure with a straightforward day of hiking the meandering streams, stunning Andean scenery, and ancient Incan ruins.

Day 7 Inca Trail (1B, 1L, 1D)

Start early to climb the long steep path to WarmiwaÑusca, better known as Dead Woman’s Pass. This is the highest point of the trek at 4,198m (13,769 ft). Most hikers reach camp by early afternoon, with ample time to rest and relax.

Day 8 Inca Trail (1B, 1L, 1D)

Cross two more passes and ruins on today’s trek. The first pass is Runquraqay at 3,950m (13,113 ft) where, on a clear day, hikers can catch a glimpse of the snow-capped Cordillera Vilcabamba. Hike through the cloud forest on a gentle climb to the second pass of the day, walking through original Incan constructions. The highest point of the pass is 3,700m (12,136 ft). On a clear day, enjoy the spectacular views of the Urubamba Valley.

At 3,650m (11,972 ft), reach the ruins of Phuyupatamarca, the "town above the clouds." Camp here or go another 1.5 hrs to the WiÑay Wayna ruins ("forever young") located at 2,650m (8,694 ft).

Day 9 Machu Picchu/Cusco (1B)

The final day of the hike starts pre-dawn to reach the Sun Gate before sunrise. Catch the first views of the breathtaking ruins of Machu Picchu on a clear day. Hike down for a guided tour of the site and enjoy free time to explore until noon as permitted by the tourist ticket. Opt to visit the Inca Bridge, if time allows.

Catch the bus to Aguas Calientes to meet any non-hiking members of your group. Eat and relax before your train back to Cusco in the afternoon.

Day 10 Cusco (1B)

Free day in Cusco — explore this city, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, at your leisure. Choose to pre-book the Cusco Cooking Class. Opt to visit museums and ruins or try whitewater rafting or rock climbing.

Day 11 Cusco/Puno (1B)

Drive to Puno, taking in scenic mountain views along the way.

Day 12 Puno (1B, 1L)

Enjoy a guided boat tour of Lake Titicaca visiting the floating Islands of Uros and Taquile. Explore a bit further afield on the Lake, visiting the Luquina community and enjoy a traditional lunch in local homes. Option to visit the Sillustani burial site.

Day 13 Puno/Lima (1B)

Transfer to Juliaca and fly back to Lima to enjoy your last night in Peru.

Day 14 Lima (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
22/11/2018 05/12/2018 0 £2399.00
29/11/2018 12/12/2018 0 £2399.00
02/12/2018 15/12/2018 0 £2519.00
09/12/2018 22/12/2018 0 £2519.00
13/12/2018 26/12/2018 0 £2519.00
16/12/2018 29/12/2018 0 £2519.00
20/12/2018 02/01/2019 10 £2519.00
30/12/2018 12/01/2019 2 £2519.00
05/01/2019 18/01/2019 2 £2259.00
06/01/2019 19/01/2019 0 £2259.00
13/01/2019 26/01/2019 10 £2259.00
20/01/2019 02/02/2019 0 £2259.00
09/02/2019 22/02/2019 7 £2259.00
10/02/2019 23/02/2019 0 £2259.00
03/03/2019 16/03/2019 9 £2259.00
09/03/2019 22/03/2019 7 £2259.00
10/03/2019 23/03/2019 0 £2259.00
17/03/2019 30/03/2019 12 £2259.00
24/03/2019 06/04/2019 13 £2259.00
31/03/2019 13/04/2019 0 £2259.00
06/04/2019 19/04/2019 0 £2259.00
07/04/2019 20/04/2019 0 £2259.00
11/04/2019 24/04/2019 4 £2259.00
14/04/2019 27/04/2019 8 £2259.00
21/04/2019 04/05/2019 13 £2399.00
25/04/2019 08/05/2019 2 £2399.00
28/04/2019 11/05/2019 16 £2399.00
28/04/2019 11/05/2019 16 £2399.00
02/05/2019 15/05/2019 1 £2399.00
04/05/2019 17/05/2019 0 £2399.00
05/05/2019 18/05/2019 0 £2399.00
09/05/2019 22/05/2019 3 £2399.00
12/05/2019 25/05/2019 16 £2399.00
16/05/2019 29/05/2019 13 £2399.00
19/05/2019 01/06/2019 11 £2399.00
23/05/2019 05/06/2019 11 £2399.00
26/05/2019 08/06/2019 2 £2399.00
30/05/2019 12/06/2019 3 £2399.00
02/06/2019 15/06/2019 11 £2519.00
09/06/2019 22/06/2019 12 £2519.00
15/06/2019 28/06/2019 2 £2519.00
16/06/2019 29/06/2019 0 £2519.00
23/06/2019 06/07/2019 16 £2519.00
30/06/2019 13/07/2019 16 £2519.00
06/07/2019 19/07/2019 10 £2519.00
07/07/2019 20/07/2019 0 £2519.00
11/07/2019 24/07/2019 12 £2519.00
14/07/2019 27/07/2019 16 £2519.00
21/07/2019 03/08/2019 16 £2519.00
28/07/2019 10/08/2019 15 £2519.00
01/08/2019 14/08/2019 12 £2519.00
04/08/2019 17/08/2019 16 £2519.00
10/08/2019 23/08/2019 7 £2519.00
11/08/2019 24/08/2019 0 £2519.00
15/08/2019 28/08/2019 16 £2519.00
18/08/2019 31/08/2019 16 £2519.00
25/08/2019 07/09/2019 14 £2519.00
01/09/2019 14/09/2019 14 £2519.00
05/09/2019 18/09/2019 16 £2519.00
07/09/2019 20/09/2019 9 £2519.00
08/09/2019 21/09/2019 0 £2519.00
12/09/2019 25/09/2019 14 £2519.00
15/09/2019 28/09/2019 16 £2519.00
19/09/2019 02/10/2019 12 £2399.00
22/09/2019 05/10/2019 16 £2399.00
26/09/2019 09/10/2019 12 £2399.00
29/09/2019 12/10/2019 16 £2399.00
03/10/2019 16/10/2019 16 £2399.00
05/10/2019 18/10/2019 12 £2399.00
06/10/2019 19/10/2019 0 £2399.00
10/10/2019 23/10/2019 10 £2399.00
13/10/2019 26/10/2019 11 £2399.00
17/10/2019 30/10/2019 16 £2399.00
20/10/2019 02/11/2019 16 £2399.00
24/10/2019 06/11/2019 16 £2399.00
27/10/2019 09/11/2019 16 £2399.00
31/10/2019 13/11/2019 16 £2399.00
03/11/2019 16/11/2019 15 £2399.00
09/11/2019 22/11/2019 16 £2399.00
10/11/2019 23/11/2019 0 £2399.00
17/11/2019 30/11/2019 16 £2399.00
24/11/2019 07/12/2019 16 £2399.00
15/12/2019 28/12/2019 16 £2519.00
21/12/2019 03/01/2020 16 £2519.00
22/12/2019 04/01/2020 0 £2519.00
29/12/2019 11/01/2020 16 £2519.00
05/01/2020 18/01/2020 16 £2259.00
01/03/2020 14/03/2020 16 £2259.00
08/03/2020 21/03/2020 16 £2259.00
15/03/2020 28/03/2020 16 £2259.00
29/03/2020 11/04/2020 16 £2259.00
05/04/2020 18/04/2020 15 £2259.00
16/04/2020 29/04/2020 16 £2399.00
19/04/2020 02/05/2020 16 £2399.00
26/04/2020 09/05/2020 16 £2399.00
07/05/2020 20/05/2020 16 £2399.00
10/05/2020 23/05/2020 16 £2399.00
17/05/2020 30/05/2020 16 £2399.00
28/05/2020 10/06/2020 16 £2399.00
31/05/2020 13/06/2020 16 £2399.00
07/06/2020 20/06/2020 16 £2519.00
18/06/2020 01/07/2020 16 £2519.00
21/06/2020 04/07/2020 16 £2519.00
28/06/2020 11/07/2020 16 £2519.00
09/07/2020 22/07/2020 16 £2519.00
12/07/2020 25/07/2020 16 £2519.00
19/07/2020 01/08/2020 16 £2519.00
02/08/2020 15/08/2020 16 £2519.00
09/08/2020 22/08/2020 16 £2519.00
23/08/2020 05/09/2020 16 £2519.00
30/08/2020 12/09/2020 16 £2519.00
03/09/2020 16/09/2020 16 £2519.00
10/09/2020 23/09/2020 16 £2519.00
13/09/2020 26/09/2020 16 £2519.00
17/09/2020 30/09/2020 16 £2399.00
20/09/2020 03/10/2020 16 £2399.00
24/09/2020 07/10/2020 16 £2399.00
01/10/2020 14/10/2020 16 £2399.00
04/10/2020 17/10/2020 16 £2399.00
08/10/2020 21/10/2020 16 £2399.00
11/10/2020 24/10/2020 16 £2399.00
22/10/2020 04/11/2020 16 £2399.00
25/10/2020 07/11/2020 16 £2399.00
01/11/2020 14/11/2020 16 £2399.00
15/11/2020 28/11/2020 16 £2399.00
27/12/2020 09/01/2021 16 £2519.00

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