Arrive into Lima, and transfer to your hotel. Stay Two Nights: Lima, Country Club
Discover the historic centre of Lima on a guided tour. Spend an afternoon at a private hacienda with music and dancing, lunch and a traditional Peruvian Paso horse show. (B/L)
- Spend an afternoon at a private hacienda with music and dancing, lunch and a traditional Peruvian Paso horse show.
Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley
Board a flight to Cusco
, the historic capital of the ancient Inca Empire. On arrival, travel by coach to Chinchero, a small Andean village in heart of the Sacred Valley. During a traditional weaving demonstration, learn how the famously colourful materials are created. Later, settle into your hotel overlooking a river in the Sacred Valley. Stay Two Nights:
Sacred Valley, Tambo del Inka, Luxury Collection by Starwood (B/D)
- During a traditional weaving demonstration, learn how the famously colourful materials are created.
Sacred Valley, Maras, Moray
Witness the dazzling sight of the Maras salt mines. Then, travel to the terraced fields of Moray followed by lunch in the Andes. (B/L)
Board the Inca Rail train to Machu Picchu and see the ancient Inca citadel. Stay:
Machu Picchu, Sumaq (B/L/D)
- Board the Inca Rail train to Machu Picchu.
Machu Picchu, Cusco
Return by train to Sacred Valley, then travel by coach to Cusco. Stay Two Nights: Cusco, Marriott Hotel (B/D)
A walking tour will take you to the square in Cusco’s historic heart, the Plaza de Armas, and to the sacred sites of Koricancha and Cusco Cathedral. (B/L)
Freedom of Choice:
- Head to Barrio Ceviche for a taste of local Peruvian dishes; or savour the eclectic menu and fine dining at the renowned MAP Café.
Fly to Buenos Aires in preparation for your cruise to Antarctica and stay in the fashionable neighbourhood of Recoleta. Stay: Buenos Aires, Park Hyatt (B)
Buenos Aires, Ushuaia, Embark Ship
Take your included flight to Ushuaia and board your cruise to the Antarctic Peninsula. Stay 10 Nights: Le Boréal (B/D)
On arrival in Antarctica, your itinerary becomes flexible in order to maximise your discovery of this enchanting world of ice and water. (B/L/D)
Your Captain will charter a course based on the most exciting sightseeing opportunities available and the most favourable ice and weather conditions. (B/L/D)
Each day on your cruise, you’ll enjoy morning and afternoon Zodiac rides. Experience some of the most unique wildlife viewing in the world as you’re taken to visit penguin rookeries and seal colonies. (B/L/D)
Keep an eye out for the orcas, as well as humpback and minke whales, that frequent these waters. (B/L/D)
Continue to explore the wonders of the Antarctic Peninsula. (B/L/D)
Take advantage of a flexible itinerary as you continue to explore this enchanting world of water and ice. (B/L/D)
Learn about the history, geology and wildlife of the remarkable White Continent courtesy of your Expedition Team and enjoy Zodiac rides, keeping an eye out for the astonishing wildlife of the region. (B/L/D)
On board your ship, share stories with fellow passengers and new-found friends. (B/L/D)
Return across the Drake Passage towards the Argentinian city of Ushuaia. Along the way, keep an eye out for the many whales, dolphins and albatross that frequent these waters. (B/L/D)
Disembark Ship, Ushuaia, Buenos Aires
Disembark your ship and take a tour to Tierra del Fuego National park, before your flight to Buenos Aires. Stay Three Nights:
Buenos Aires, Park Hyatt (B)
- Tour Tierra del Fuego National Park.
Take a tour of Buenos Aires, then enjoy dinner and a tango show. Stay:
Buenos Aires, Park Hyatt (B/D)
- Enjoy dinner and a tango show.
Today, enjoy your Freedom of Choice Sightseeing inclusions. (B)
Freedom of Choice:
- Head to the island town of Tigre to enjoy a cruise over the waterways of the Paraná Delta. Alternatively, explore the city’s vibrant urban art culture or take a behind-the-scenes soccer tour.
Depart Buenos Aires
Today your tour concludes with a transfer to Buenos Aires airport. (B)