EXCLUSIVE OFFERS
FROM $2,797

Amazon to the Andes with Cusco Stay Small Group Escorted Tour from Lima

Explore the breathtaking beauty, wildlife, and culture of Peru with this amazing adventure. Experience the striking contrasts in the landscape and be impressed by the people of Peru. Enjoy the stunning views and immerse yourself in the Sacred Valley. Satisfy your taste buds with delicious seafood in Lima. Challenge yourself by climbing the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and witness the awe-inspiring ancient ruins. And, don't forget to spot the diverse wildlife during our Amazon Jungle excursion.

Amazon to the Andes with Cusco Stay Small Group Escorted Tour from Lima

VARIOUS SEPT AND OCT 2024 DEPARTURES - CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS
BOOK NOW AND SAVE $$$ COMPARED TO $3,729 CAD
DEPARTURE DATE: September 2, 2024
Countries Visited: Peru

OVERVIEW

This adventure offers up an intriguing combination of beauty and contrasts in scenery, wildlife, and cultures, whether you’re scanning the canopy for wildlife from the comfort of our intimate and exclusive G Lodge Amazon or taking the scenic train to Machu Picchu, situated in the heavens of the Americas. Discover the diversity and richness of Peru's people, landscapes and delicious food which will create memories to last a lifetime and make you want to return again and again.

  • Explore ruins and bargain at Sacred Valley markets
  • Devour seafood in Lima
  • Visit the salt pans of Maras and the ruins of Moray
  • Discover Machu Picchu with a local expert
  • Spot wildlife from the intimate G Lodge Amazon

Start/Finish City: Lima to Lima

Service Level: Standard
Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Grading: 4 - Demanding
Some high-altitude hikes or more strenuous activities, but accessible to most healthy travellers.

Travel Style: Classic
All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Trip Type: Small Group
Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12

Travel Dates & Pricing

TRAVEL DATEPRICETYPE
September 2, 2024from $2,797 CAD - Compared to $3,729 CADPer Person

What's Included

  • 11 night small group guided coach tour round trip from Lima
  • 11 night accommodation ( 9 night Hotels/guesthouses, 2 night G Lodge Amazon )
  • 11 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Sacred Valley guided tour
  • Pottery making demonstration
  • Visit Maras salt pans and ruins of Moray
  • Machu Picchu guided tour
  • Amazon Jungle stay at the exclusive G Lodge Amazon
  • Guided excursions with naturalists
  • Rubber boot use
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • Taxes

Itinerary

DAYDATEPLACE
1Mon Sep 2Lima
2Tue Sep 3Lima/Cusco
3Wed Sep 4Cusco/Ollantaytambo
4Thu Sep 5Ollantaytambo/Cusco
5Fri Sep 6Cusco
6Sat Sep 7Cusco/Aguas Calientes
7Sun Sep 8Machu Picchu/Cusco
8Mon Sep 9Cusco
9Tue Sep 10Cusco/Amazon Jungle
10Wed Sep 11Amazon Jungle
11Thu Sep 12Amazon Jungle/Lima
12Fri Sep 13Lima

Day 1 – Lima

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 – Lima/Cusco

Hop on a flight to Cusco. Enjoy a free day of shopping and exploring the city. Choose to pre-book the Cusco Cooking Class. Opt for a city tour.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Discover Moment
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3 – Cusco/Ollantaytambo

Enjoy a full-day guided tour of the Sacred Valley. Stop at the G Adventures-supported women’s weaving co-op before visiting a local pottery making community. Break for lunch at the G Adventures-supported Parwa Community Restaurant in Huchuy Qosco. After lunch, opt to head out on a hike to the Ollantaytambo storehouses and look out over the ruins. Or, wander around the cobblestone streets and visit a local Chicheria (corn beer bar).

Exclusive Inclusions: Your G for Good Moment Ccaccaccollo Community and Women’s Weaving Co-op visit| Your G for Good Moment Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 4- Ollantaytambo/Cusco

After breakfast visit the Ollantaytambo ruins where you’ll walk up the 200 stone steps to reach the top. Return to the Sacred Valley with your G representative to explore the sites of the Maras Salt Mines and the ancient Incan agricultural terraces of Moray. Continue on a scenic drive through small villages and stunning views of the Andean countryside. Then visit the Chincheros ruins. Known to the Incas as the birthplace of the rainbow, this site offers stunning views of the Andean countryside. Return to Cusco for the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 5 – Cusco

Fill up on breakfast at your hotel in Cusco before walking to the Cusco Cathedral where your guide will meet the group for your walking tour of Cusco’s colonial side. See the colonial and Inca architecture visible throughout the city and visit the Sapantiana staircase waterfall aqueduct before having lunch near the main plaza. Afterwards, walk back to the hotel and enjoy free time for the rest of the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 6 – Cusco/Aguas Calientes

After breakfast at the hotel in Cusco, the group will travel by van to Ollantaytambo to catch the scenic train to Aguas Calientes. After enjoying a quick orientation walk around the town of Aguas Calientes the group will have free time for optional activities. Opt to visit the Machu Picchu Museum, the Mandor Waterfalls, and the butterfly garden. Or consider taking a dip in some thermal baths to relax those muscles.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7- Machu Picchu/Cusco

Rise early to enjoy a guided tour of Machu Picchu. After, catch the train towards Cusco.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8- Cusco

Continue to explore Cusco on a free day in the city.

Exclusive Inclusions: Your Discover Moment

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 9 – Cusco/Amazon Jungle

Fly to Puerto Maldonado and continue by motorized boat to the comfortable and intimate G Lodge Amazon.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10 – Amazon Jungle

Enjoy guided excursions led by expert naturalists to spot wildlife at nearby oxbow lakes and along jungle trails. Spend some time relaxing in a hammock, enjoying the local swimming hole, or visiting a nearby plantation. Go on a caiman-spotting cruise after dinner.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 11- Amazon Jungle/Lima

Fly back to Lima for an optional final dinner and night out.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12- Lima

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

Sounds Like Your Kind of Trip?
Contact Us For More Information!

Travel Escapes You Might Also Like

ocean
FROM $5,296

Los Angeles to Valparaíso Chile – 16 Night Celebrity Cruise

guided
FROM $11,231

Treasures of the Incas Luxury Small Group Coach Tour from Lima, Peru

guided
FROM $7,239

National Geographic Journeys Tour: Treasures of Peru and Bolivia

The Travel Lady
CONTACT
HOURS
CONNECT
The Travel Lady Newsletter
THANK YOU FOR YOUR MESSAGE

THE TRAVEL LADY

We would love to help you plan and book your next travel escape!  We appreciate you taking the time to reach out and will be in touch as soon as possible.