Peru & Galapagos In-Depth

19 days

Indicative cost incl. flights:

£6105 pp

4 star & low season

£7595 pp

4-5 star & low season

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Day 1
Fly to Lima. You will be greeted by our friendly representatives and transferred into the city.
Day 2
With your guide you will explore the impressive historical sights of the central colonial part of the Lima. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 3
Fly to Cusco. You will meet your guide and driver for a transfer into the impressive Old Town, an area filled with pretty plazas, boutiques and restaurants.
Day 4
You will meet your guide and driver for a full day tour of the city. You will explore the highlights of central Cusco as well as some of the impressive Incan ruins on the surrounding hillsides.
Day 5
Day at leisure to acclimatise and explore further.
Day 6
You will be transferred through the Sacred Valley to Ollantayambo. Take the spectacular train journey to Machu Picchu. You will have an afternoon tour, before returning to the small town where you will spend the night.
Day 7
You have tickets for a second entry to Machu Picchu to explore by yourselves. You can also climb Huayna Picchu, for bird’s eye views over the Incan city. You will take the train to the Sacred Valley this afternoon.
Day 8
Day at leisure to relax in the Sacred Valley.
Day 9
Fly from Cusco to Quito, via Lima. You will be greeted by and transferred into the city. Your guide will give you an overview to help you make the most of your time over the next few days.
Day 10
Your guided tour will focus around the impressive historical plazas and cobbled streets of the Old Town, as well as taking in a few of the city’s viewpoints. You will continue north to visit the equator line, where you can straddle both the northern and southern hemispheres.
Day 11
Your Galapagos adventure begins today – get ready to be impressed by what you are about to see! Keep your camera to hand and get ready to spot lazing iguanas, diving blue footed boobies and rambling giant tortoises!
Day 12
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 13
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 14
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 15
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 16
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 17
Exploring the Galapagos with your naturalist guide.
Day 18
You will disembark. Occasionally have a final visit before being transferred back to the airport for your flights to the mainland. You will then fly home overnight.
Day 19
Welcome home!

Everything we do is tailor-made; our itineraries are just suggestions to give you an idea of what is possible. Please contact us so we can tailor the perfect holiday exclusively for you.

Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands are two of the most impressive destinations in the world. This trip includes both and provides the perfect balance of modern cities, spectacular scenery and archaeological wonders. Of course, another highlight is likely to be the unbeatable wildlife spotting opportunities in the Galapagos.

Following a quick stop in Lima on route, you have time to stroll through Cusco’s cobbled streets to acclimatise to the altitude. Next head to the incredible Machu Picchu and rural Sacred Valley for some well earned relaxation. Fly to Ecuador to spend a couple of nights in Quito before you begin an extensive seven night cruise around the Galapagos.

2 nights Lima – 3 nights Cusco – 1 night Machu Picchu – 2 nights Sacred Valley of the Incas – 2 nights Quito – 7 nights Galapagos cruise – 1 night on plane

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