(14 days, 13 nights)
Day 1: Lima
Arrival in Lima, reception and transfer to a four star hotel.
Day 2: Lima
City tour of Lima including a guided visit to the Cathedral, the Main Square and the San Francisco Catacombs.
Day 3: Cuzco
We fly to Cuzco, the ancient capital of the Incas. Guided tour of Cucco including the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman.
Day 4: Sacred Valley
Excursion to Urubamba, the sacred valley of the Incas and to the ancient Inca market of Pisac.
Day 5: Machu Picchu
Train journey to Aguas Calientes and a full day's guided tour of Machu Picchu, the most spectacular ancient city in the world.
Day 6: Tambopata Jungle
We fly to Puerto Maldonado on the frontier of the Amazon. By boat we then head deep
into the Tambopata Candamo Reserve, to a luxurious yet unobtrusive rainforest lodge. We will visit a parakeet clay lick to observe the amazing array of wildlife.
Day 7: Tambopata Jungle
Dawn visit to a lake to look for giant otters, turtles and wading birds. A native guide will explain forest medicine and food. There will also be an option of a night walk to look for amphibians and insects or a nocturnal search for caimans.
Day 8: Tambopata Jungle
Today we will have a splendid opportunity for wildlife photography as we will visit more natural habitats of macaws and parrots.
Day 9: Lima
Return to Puerto Maldonado and then fly back to Lima. Free day in Lima.
Day 10: Huaraz
Private bus to Huaraz, driving through some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the world.
Day 11: Llanganuco
Day trip to the beautiful, glacial Llanganuco lake situated at 3850m. There are splendid views of the Cordillera, the highest tropical mountain range in the world and of Mount Huascaran.
Day 12: Pastoruri
We visit the tropical Pastoruri glacier at 5240m and the Puya Raymondi flowering plants that grow to over 12m in height.
Day 13: Lima
Return to Lima and accommodation at a four star hotel.
Day 14: Lima
Free day in Lima and then transfer to the airport.
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