2017 SEASON
Jul 2017 - Oct 2017

19 Day Iconic Wonders of Peru with Amazon Cruise

Travelmarvel Guided Tour & Cruise starting in Lima and finishing in Quito

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Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Travelmarvel's 19 Day Iconic Wonders of Peru with Amazon Cruise. Experience the beauty of Peru, including World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu, followed by three nights cruising aboard the M/V Anakonda through the mighty Amazon Rainforest. This Travelmarvel journey represents an...read more

Overview

Operator: Travelmarvel
Type: Coach Tour & Cruise (Premium)
Duration: 19 Days
From: Lima to Quito
Tour Code: ISTLA19
Reviews: Not Yet Reviewed
Visits: Peru, Ecuador
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$ 10,615
Per Person ($AU)
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Day By Day

1

Arrive Lima (Peru)

On arrival, be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel for a Welcome Reception. Stay Two Nights: Lima, Hotel Jose Antonio Bellavista
2

Lima

Today take a tour of the World-Heritage-listed historic centre of Lima. Like a Local - delight in a Pisco Sour and learn how it is made. (B)
3

Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley

Fly to Cusco and travel to the Sacred Valley. From here, visit the incredible ancient ruins and markets of Pisac. Special Stay - Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba. Stay Two Nights: Sacred Valley, Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba (B)
4

Sacred Valley

Today, visit the fascinating Terraces of Moray. A Taste of the Sacred Valley - visit the home of a local family for a home-cooked meal. Later, take in the salt mines of Maras and marvel at the view from above the mines. (B/L)
5

Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu

Like a Local - today board the Vistadome train and head to Machu Picchu. On arrival, enjoy a locally guided tour of this wondrous site. Stay: Aguas Calientes, El MaPi Hotel (B/D)
6

Machu Picchu, Cusco

With the morning free, perhaps revisit Machu Picchu at leisure. Then re-board the Vistadome train for your journey back to Ollantaytambo station, before a coach returns you to Cusco. Like a Local - during a weaving demonstration, see how the colourful materials of South America are created by local people. Tonight enjoy dinner and a traditional Peruvian folklore show. Stay Three Nights: Cusco, Hilton Garden Inn (B/D)
7

Cusco

This morning, head to Sacsayhuaman Fortress, a huge fort that was constructed using six-metre-high boulders cut to fit together tightly without mortar. After admiring the fortress, take a tour of Cusco, visiting the ruins of Tambomachay, Quenqo and Puka Pukara. (B)
8

Cusco

Today, enjoy time at leisure to relax or explore the vibrant city of Cusco and its surroundings. (B)
9

Cusco, Lake Titicaca

Today set out for the city of Puno, a picturesque hillside city situated on the south-eastern shores of Lake Titicaca. Along the way, stop for a visit to the town of Andahuaylillas, known for its lavishly decorated Baroque church dedicated to Saint Peter the Apostle, widely recognised as the 'Sistine Chapel of America'. You'll also stop for a hearty buffet lunch. On arrival in Puno, this evening is at your leisure. Stay Two Nights: Puno, Casa Andina Private Collection (B/L)
10

Lake Titicaca

Set right on the border of Peru and Bolivia, Lake Titicaca is the highest altitude lake in the world. Like a Local - cruise over the lake to the home of the Uros people - a group of more than 40 man-made islands created from floating reeds. Enjoy an afternoon of free time before dinner at your hotel this evening. (B/D)
11

Lake Titicaca, Lima

Fly back to Lima today. A Taste of Lima - dine at Café del Museo. Stay: Lima, Hotel Jose Antonio Bellavista (B/D)
12

Lima, Quito (Ecuador)

Fly to Quito and transfer to your premium hotel. Stay Three Nights: Dann Carlton Quito (B)
13

Quito

After breakfast this morning, embark on a guided sightseeing tour of Quito, including its historic Old Town. Here, marvel at the architecture of the Plaza and Monastery of San Francisco, the Plaza de la Independencia (Plaza Grande), La Compañía de Jesús and the Museo de Arte Colonial. (B)
14

Quito

Today enjoy time at leisure to relax or explore the vibrant city of Quito. Tonight, perhaps experience the flavours of South America at one of Quito's many restaurants.Enhance Your Journey: visit the artisan markets of Otavalo. (B)
15

Quito, Coca, Amazon Cruise

This morning you'll fly to Coca, located in the mighty Amazon. From here, journey downstream by motorised canoe to board the M/V Anakonda. Enjoy dinner this evening then perhaps embark on a nocturnal walk to witness the life emerging in the forest after dark. Stay Three Nights: M/V Anakonda (B/D)
16

Amazon Cruise

Take a motorised canoe trip up the Pañayacu River. Flooded by white waters, the rivers and lakes here house the infamous Piranha, and Water Monkey Fish. After a swim (for the courageous) or kayak, enjoy a delicious Amazon-style BBQ meal at a nearby camping site. In the afternoon, set out an exploration trail walk before returning on board for dinner. (B/L/D)
17

Amazon Cruise

After breakfast, set out to visit a parrot lick - a unique area rich in mud, minerals and fauna. Like a Local - visit the Sani Warmi Kichwa Interpretation Centre to gain insight into Amazonian lifestyles along the Napo River. Listen in as Kichwa women speak of their customs, cuisine and everyday life. Later, stop at the Yakukawsay Kichwa Interpretation Centre where expert guides will explain the wonders of the floral and fauna communities. (B/L/D)
18

Amazon Cruise, Coca, Quito

Today you'll disembark your ship for the final time and transfer by motorised canoe back to Coca. From here, fly to Quito. After settling in to your hotel, enjoy a Farewell Dinner. Stay: Dann Carlton Quito (B/D)
19

Depart Quito

After breakfast, you'll transfer to the airport for your onward flight. (B)

Trip Inclusions

Trip Highlights

  • Delight in a Pisco Sour tasting and learn how Peru's iconic drink is made
  • Stay at the Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba in the Sacred Valley
  • Visit the home of a local Peruvian family for a delicious traditional home-cooked lunch
  • Travel aboard the Vistadome train to World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu
  • See a weaving demonstration and meet the locals of the Sacred Valley
  • Cruise amid the idyllic reed islands and meet the locals of Lake Titicaca
  • Enjoy dinner at the Café del Museo, set within the Larco Museum in Lima
  • Visit the Sani Warmi Kichwa Interpretation Centre in the Amazon
  • Stay at the Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba in the Sacred Valley

Included Experiences

  • All flights within South America
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director for Days 1-12
  • Additional services of local guides
  • Tipping and airport transfers
  • 30 fine meals - 18 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 8 dinners
  • 15 nights in premium accommodation
  • Three-night river cruise through the Amazon aboard the M/V Anakonda

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Surcharges on internal air will apply if not flying internationally with LATAM Airlines booked by Global Journeys & Travelmarvel
  • Please note your Amazon and Ecuador extension (Days 12-19) will not be escorted by a Travelmarvel Tour Director, however you will enjoy the expert services of local guides and the staff aboard the M/V Anakonda
  • Prices are for land, cruise and all flights in South America, transfers, tipping and airport taxes (airport taxes are subject to change)

Operator Details

Region: South & Central America
Type: Coach Tour & Cruise
Max Group Size: N/A
Gratuities: All Included
Style: Small Ship Expedition Cruise
Shore Excursions: Optional Extras
Flights: Internal Flights Included
Airport Transfers: Included (Day of Arrival & Departure)
Accommodation: 4 Star
Free WiFi: No
Drinks: Not Included
* Source: Travelmarvel for river cruises in South & Central America. Some variances may occur on individual trips and information is provided as a guide only. Refer to Trip Inclusions section for more details.
2017 SEASON
Jul 2017 - Oct 2017

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