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Machu Picchu Clouds
$1,618
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Machu Picchu by Train

7 Day Itinerary
  • Watch the sunrise over Machu Picchu
  • Explore Cusco with a local guide
  • Tour the ruins of Ollantaytambo
  • Visit a local textile market
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the great ruins of Machu Picchu and wander through village markets where ancient traditions live on in the hearts of the Andean people. One of our most popular Peru tours, the journey also includes the important Inca ruins of Sacsayhuamán, Pisac and Ollantaytambo. Spend two days …
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Engage the local people
$3,179
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Bolivia Backroads

10 Day Itinerary
  • Visit & meet several local weavers
  • Try your wits at Tarabuco Market
  • Explore the mines of Potosi
  • Journey to the Salt Desert of Uyuni
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Bolivia’s extreme geography of deserts, mountains, canyons, and jungle hide untold mysteries waiting to be uncovered. In the most isolated country in the Americas, visit the delightful colonial city of Sucre, enjoy family hospitality at an old hacienda, and visit the homes of the some of the …
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Guanaco in Torres del Paine
$12,724
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South America Grand

34 Day Itinerary
  • Observe toucans and macaws
  • Snorkel among Galapagos marine life
  • Watch water flood over Iguazu Falls
  • Hike to the spires of El Paine
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Cooking Class, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Land, Local Market, Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This epic 34-day South America tour begins in Ecuador and crosses the continent ending in Chile. Swim with sea lions on a Galapagos cruise, experience the wilds of the Amazon, and visit the mysterious ruins of Machu Picchu. Explore the dynamic cities of Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires,and Santiago. …
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$3,207
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Manco Multisport

12 Day Itinerary
  • Whitewater raft the Urubamba River
  • Bike past lakes, farms, & villages
  • Trek the QueƱua Sundur Valley
  • Kayak around Lake Titicaca
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Camping, Hiking, Homestay, Land, Local Market, Village Visit, Whitewater Rafting
Activity Level:
Moderate
Whitewater raft the Urubamba River, mountain bike Chinchero, hike out-of-the-way Inca trails near Machu Picchu, and kayak Lake Titicaca. Named after the famous Manco rulers of the Inca empire, this multisport extravaganza offers the chance to visit the famous sites of Peru while satisfying your …
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Moai hillside on Easter Island
$1,143
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Easter Island

5 Day Itinerary
  • Visit the most important Moai sites
  • Wander Anakena Beach
  • View the quarry where Moai were cut
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel to the world's most isolated bit of land - Easter Island. A tiny pinprick in the great Pacific, the island is actually a mound of consolidated lava and ash from three submarine volcanoes. Fly from Santiago, Chile, and spend 5 days discovering the ancient history and traditions of Easter …
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Take in the views of Choquequirao as you hike Peru
$3,431
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Choquequirao Trek and Machu Picchu

12 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Cusco's markets & churches
  • Trek an Inca path to Choquequirao
  • Journey through the Sacred Valley
  • Tour Machu Picchu with your guide
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Challenging
The ancient city of Choquequirao is often referred to as Machu Picchu's sister city. Choquequirao, meaning "cradle of gold" in the Quechua language, is only accessible by foot. After two days of stunning hiking, travelers explore the ruins at leisure during the day, and camp near the …
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Road along coastline of Valparaiso
$11,700
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South America Expedition

20 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Cloud Expedition
  • Enjoy the coastline in Paracas
  • Explore Antofagasta
  • Explore Valparaiso's beauty
  • Visit and explore Tortel
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Cloud for a journey along the coast of Peru and Chile. You will get a bird’s-eye view of the Nazca Lines, the mysterious and ancient geoglyphs located in Peru’s Nazca Desert during an optional flightseeing. In Chile, you will have a chance to meet the Aymara people of the …
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The land iguana has adapted to the dry conditions in the Galapagos
$13,020
Save $1300
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Exploring Galapagos + Peru's Land of the Incas

16 Day Itinerary aboard Islander
  • Encounter incredible wildlife
  • Experience dawn at Machu Picchu
  • Discover Cusco & the Sacred Valley
  • Explore massive Ollantaytambo
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Kayaking, Land & Sea, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a sweeping adventure that encapsulates all the wildness of the Galápagos balanced with cultural and historic experiences of Machu Picchu & the Land of the Inca. Explore the Galápagos in depth aboard the 48-guestNational Geographic Islander,an intimately-scaled vessel. …
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Road along coastline of Valparaiso
$7,000
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Treasures of a Coastal Desert

Chile, Peru & Ecuador - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Marvel at desert coastal landscape
  • See the UNESCO-protected cities
  • Discover the unique flora & fauna
  • Explore Chan Chan city
  • Scenic flight over the Nazca Lines
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience a dazzling coastal desert scenery teeming with wildlife on this 14-day voyage aboard Greg Mortimer. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage gems and the ancient pre-Hispanic cultures. Encounter impressive cultural, natural, and archaeological marvels including Nazca Lines, Chinchorro mummies, …
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Camping along the Inca Trail
$5,923
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Luxury Inca Trail

10 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Challenging
Hike the classic Inca Trail while camping in style. This 4-day Inca Trail trek is combined with an upscale camping experience offering cots, hot water showers, and incredible views. Climb up to 13,800 feet, pass glacier covered peaks and descend into lush, green cloudforests. Enjoy fine cuisine …
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Balconies in Cartagena
$5,870
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Colombia Quest

9 Day Itinerary
  • Stroll through village markets
  • Learn about pre-columbian cultures
  • Visit a coffee plantation
  • Encounter native flora and fauna
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Land, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 9 day journey takes you through Colombia's heartland. Your tour begins in Bogota where pre-Colombian and Spanish herritage come togehter in the architecture and local cultrue. Continue to Villa de Leyva and visit Iguaque National Park. The cloudforest is filled with local flora and the …
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Playing a charango at the local market in Otavalo, Ecuador
$4,400
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Andes and Amazon

15 Day Itinerary
  • Explore the colonial city of Cuenca
  • Visit the homes of local weavers
  • Hike through the shadowed jungle
  • Raft down the Jatunyacu River
Activities:
Biking, Hacienda, History, Horseback Riding, Land, Local Market, Rainforest Exploration, Spa & Relaxing, Whitewater Rafting, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Ecuador offers visitors some of the most stunning natural beauty and cultural diversity on the continent. Wander the cobblestone streets of colonial Cuenca, tasting new foods and bargaining with local vendors. Spend three nights discovering the diversity of the rainforest from your jungle lodge and …
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Watch the afternoon sunlight glow on the walls of Machu Picchu on your Peru tour
$2,870
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Machu Picchu by Train with Luxury Hotels

7 Day Itinerary
  • Watch the sunrise over Machu Picchu
  • Explore Cusco with a local guide
  • Tour the ruins of Ollantaytambo
  • Visit a local textile market
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Our classic Machu Picchu trip with luxury accommodations. Tour the great ruins of Machu Picchu, and wander through village markets where ancient traditions live on in the hearts of the Andean people. Visit the important Inca ruins of Sacsayhuamán, Pisac and Ollantaytambo, and spend two days …
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Conquering the mountain peaks
$3,756
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Salkantay & Classic Inca Trail Trek

12 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Challenging
Within the majestic Vilcabamba range, the glacier-capped summit of Mount Salkantayrises grandly above the neighboring peaks. Local Quechua Indians consider Salkantayto be sacred, worshiping the mountain as their ancestors have for thousands of years. After exploring colonial Cusco and the Sacred …
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Laguna Colorada
$3,174
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High Deserts of Bolivia & Chile

10 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Lake Titicaca
  • Uyuni Salt Desert in depth
  • Visit altiplanic lagoons
  • Discover the beauty of Atacama
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the mystical beauty and inspiring geology of the High Deserts of Bolivia and Chile. Travel from Bolivia's capital city, La Paz, to Sun and Moon Islands on Lake Titicaca. Explore Lake Titicaca, South America's largest and the world's highest navigable lake. Then journey through …
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Rafting Colombia\'s Chicamocha Gorge
$3,677
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Andes to Caribbean Multisport

10 Day Itinerary
  • Hike the Guane Royal Trail
  • Bike the Colombian backroads
  • Conquer class III whitewater rapids
  • Learn about the ancient Tayrona
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Hiking, Land, Urban Exploration, Whitewater Rafting, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Moderate
This Colombia multisport trip begins in Bogota where you hit the trails, both on foot and mountain bike, in the Santander region. Raft Colombia's best one-day river, the Chicamocha Gorge, and enjoy the turquoise water and lush rainforest of Colombia's Caribbean coast. This Colombia trip …
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Machu Picchu at sunrise
$2,491
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Classic Inca Trail

10 Day Itinerary
  • Trek the classic Inca Trail
  • Explore the highlights of Cusco
  • Visit several Inca ruin sites
  • Watch the sunrise over Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Challenging
Walk in the footsteps of the Inca on one of the world's oldest pilgrimages on our classic Inca Trail tour. This 10-day trip which spends 4 days hiking the 26 mile long Inca Trail trek is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You'll hike up to 13,800 feet in altitude passing Inca ruins and …
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Bird's eye view of Machu Picchu with Juan
$2,364
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Manco Multisport

8 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Camping, Hiking, Homestay, Land, Local Market, Village Visit, Whitewater Rafting
Activity Level:
Moderate
This is a Peru tour that includes whitewater rafting the Urubamba River, mountain biking Chinchero, and hiking out-of-the-way Inca Trails near Machu Picchu. This shortened version of our Peru Manco Multisport trip is a great choice for active travelers who are short on time. Go behind the scenes of …
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