Train back to Cusco
Boat ride up the Amazon to your lodge in the Amazon Rainforest!
Fishing for Piranhas
Spotting Pink Dolphins
Round-Trip Airfare from Los Angeles (and other select U.S. cities, and includes all domestic flights in Peru)
Hotels - (including Amazon Lodge - click here)
Daily Breakfast and some lunches and dinners
Activities and Tours listed on itinerary
per person (double occupancy)
from Los Angeles
additional $499 for Single Occupancy
You must be able to walk with no problems; trip is not wheelchair accessible
$500 Deposit required to secure airfare
Full payment due 90 days before the trip and must be made by check
Trip deposit and final payments are non-refundable once paid
Passports are required and must be valid 6 months after final date of the trip and must have at least 4 blank pages.
Your Host: Natanael Greco-Ferlizi
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Transfer to the airport this morning and fly back to Los Angeles. You will arrive back in Los Angeles
Arrive in Cusco Peru and arrive at your hotel close to noon. Enjoy the afternoon of relaxation after an overnight flight. At an elevation of 11,000 feet, you will take the afternoon to acclimate to the higher elevation.
Explore Cusco! Your exploration of this remarkable city takes place with an expert-guided Cusco tour today. You will visit many of the amazing archaeological sites and wonders in and around the city, including the Cusco Cathedral, the ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Q’enko, Puka Pukara, and Tambomachay. (Breakfast)
Sit back as you are transferred to the Sacred Valley with a visit to Awnacancha and Cochahuasi along the way to learn about local culture. Explore the beautiful Peruvian countryside with a tour of the magical Sacred Valley.
You will visit the town of Pisac, famous for its bustling market. Here you will have the opportunity to browse the beautiful handicrafts and Andean garments displayed for sale. (Breakfast, Lunch)
This morning, head to the bus station in Aguas Calientes for a 20-minute ride up to the secluded citadel of Machu Picchu. Meet your expert English-speaking guide for a tour of the most important sites in Machu Picchu, including the Intihuatana (Sun Stone), the Sun Temple, and the Room of Three Windows.
Later you will take a comfortable train ride to Cusco where you’ll be taken to your hotel to
spend the night. (Breakfast)
Fly to Iquitos, Peru in the early afternoon and overnight in Iquitos.
You will go up the Amazon river by boat to the Heliconia Amazon River Lodge. Sit back and take in life on the river as you transfer to your lodge. You’ll see little wooden boats along the way that locals use to get up and down the river. Upon arrival to the lodge, get settled in and take a dip in the pool. This jungle paradise will be your home for the next couple of nights. (Breakfast, Dinner)
While at the lodge, there are many activities to participate in that are included. Some of these include, jungle walks with expert
guides to show you the many uses of jungle plants and wildlife, spotting pink dolphins on the Amazon River, fishing for piranhas and much more! There is nothing like being on the Amazon River for a sunset cruise. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Spend more time at the lodge today taking excursions or just relaxing. This afternoon transfer back to Iquitos andgo back down the river back to Iquitos where you will fly to Lima and then on to LAX. (Breakfast)
Arrive back in Los Angeles. Thank you for traveling with us!