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The Sunken Temple
$116
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Tihuanaco Ruins (Tiwanaku)

1 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land
Activity Level:
Relaxed
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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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Engage the local people
$4,081
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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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Folk dancers in the Oruro Festival
$4,995
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Bolivia Backroads and Oruro Festival

13 Day Itinerary
  • Enjoy front row seats to the parade
  • Tour a working silver mine
  • Climb for views of the Salt Desert
  • Travel to the highest city, Potosi
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Festivals, Land, Local Market, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy this new combination trip between our classic Bolivia Backroads and the new Oruro Festival trips.This is a great opportunity to see the traditional cultures of Bolivia with the Oruro Festival and the Tarabuco Market. Spend two nights in Oruro during the weekend prior to Ash Wednesday to …
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Dancing, music and wonder at the Oruro Festival
$3,781
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Oruro Carnaval and Lake Titicaca

9 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Lake Titicaca
  • Enjoy the Parade of Dancers
  • Visit a working silver mine
  • Climb El Calvario to great views
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Festivals, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 9-day trip combines a trip to Oruro with visits to Tihuanaco and Lake Titicaca. Oruro’s Carnaval celebrations have made this mining town a colorful destination at the beginning of Lent for Bolivians and international travelers who come here for a pilgrimmage of dance, music, and …
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Mountain Biking near Medillin on Colombia Trip
$3,712
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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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Observe the night sky over the Atacama desert
$3,745
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Chile Astronomy Adventure

8 Day Itinerary
  • Visit the Valley of the Moon
  • Explore the Atacama Desert
  • View the stars from the clear skies
  • Tour the city of La Serena
Starts/ Ends in:
La Serena / Calama
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the astronomical highlights of Chile, known as an astronomer's mecca, during this 8-day adventure. Visit some of the world's most technologically advanced observatories and stargaze beneath some of the clearest skies on earth. Begin your tour exploring the coastal capital of …
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Local woman at Lake Titicaca
$3,057
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Highlights of Peru & Bolivia

14 Day Itinerary
  • Tour Cusco's largest open market
  • Visit Sun and Moon Islands
  • Discover Machu Picchu
  • Climb El Calvario for great views
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the best of the Inca culture on this main highlights tour of Peru and Bolivia. Wander through Cusco markets, explore the Sacred Valley, and take part in a Machu Picchu tour before continuing on to Lake Titicaca for a taste of Bolivia travel. This is a leisurely-paced culturally-focused trip …
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Relax on the Bolivian altiplano at Kachi Lodge
$2,475
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Uyuni with Kachi Lodge

3 Day Itinerary
  • See llama farmers and their herd
  • Hike the towering Thunupa volcano
  • Biking across the salt flats
Starts/ Ends in:
Uyuni / Uyuni
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Hiking, Land, Wilderness Lodge
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The salar is a place of endless possibilities and you can experience the best of it during your stay with Kachi Lodge.During the rainy season, the salar turns into a thin lake where one can paddle, canoe out or simply enjoy a photographic session as clouds endlessly reflect on the surface of the …
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Camping along the Inca Trail
$3,003
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Salkantay Trek with One Day Inca Trail Hike

9 Day Itinerary
  • Trek both Salkantay and Inca trails
  • Enjoy Salkantay views
  • Explore Machu Picchu
Starts/ Ends in:
Cusco / Cusco
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is combined with an alternative trek next to Salkantay Mountain rated among the best trekking trips in the world because of the exquisite beauty of its natural surroundings. It includes different ecological areas, from high deserts to the Andean tropical rainforest to …
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Llamas in Machu Picchu
$2,608
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Classic Salkantay Trek

Via Hidroelectrica - 9 Day Itinerary
  • Travel the Salkantay Trail
  • Visit local communities
  • Explore Machu Picchu
Starts/ Ends in:
Cusco / Cusco
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
This 5-day trekking route leading to Machu Picchu is a less traveled alternative to the Inca Trail. The Incasconsidered Salkantay to be one of the main deities controlling weather due to its location.The stunning views of Salkantay and Lake Humantay are highlights on this trek. Start hiking from …
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Chinchero
$2,459
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Ancient Kingdoms

12 Day Itinerary
  • Visit the Lord of Sipan Tomb
  • Walk through the ruins at Chan Chan
  • Marvel at the Moches adobe pyramids
  • Tour iconic Inca ruin, Machu Picchu
Starts/ Ends in:
Lima / Chiclayo
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The coast of Northern Peru is home to one of the most archaeologically rich regions in all of the Americas. This area was once home to the empires of Moche, Chimu and Sican - master artisans, celebrated for their metal-work, jewelry and pottery. These impressive empires created adobe metropolitans …
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Explore!
$1,784
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Andean Multisport with Machu Picchu

9 Day Itinerary
  • Ride bikes through the countryside
  • Hike to a village and volunteer
  • Raft the Apurimac class III rapids
  • Explore the lost city- Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Camping, Hiking, Land, Village Visit, Whitewater Rafting
Activity Level:
Challenging
The land of the Incas near Cusco and the Sacred Valley is a great destination for active adventures, especially when you combine the trip with a visit to Machu Picchu. With deep canyons cut by beautiful rivers and backroads and trails in the shadows of the impressive Andes, explore the countryside …
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Rafting on the Andean Multisport tour
$1,535
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Andean Multisport

7 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Biking, Camping, Land, Village Visit, Whitewater Rafting
Activity Level:
Challenging
Explore the countryside during this multi-day biking and raft trip and visit the Inca cities of Cusco and Ollantaytambo. Travelers will have a half-day hike on a remote section of the Inca Trail to hike down to the Apurimac River, one of South America's premier rivers. Single-track and more …
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Concepcion Mission
$1,603
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Jesuit Missions

5 Day Itinerary
  • Explore the Jesuit missions capital
  • Visit the mission town, San Javier
  • Learn about the restoration project
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This historically-focused tour explores Bolivia's ancient restored missions. Visit the center for the mission restoration project, Concepcion. While you are there walk through the restored Catedral de Concepcion and the museum that highlights the restoration project. The capital of the Jesuit …
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Fortress at Kuelap ruins
$1,266
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Chachapoyas Discovery

10 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Lima
  • Experience Mochica culture
  • Visit archaeological site
  • Discover Chiclayo
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Land, Local Market, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Chiclayo and the Tucume Pyramids and Sipan ruins before continuing into the cloudforest to the lost civilization of Chachapoyas. This trip in northern Peru features visits to the huge mountaintop temple and fortress of Kuelap, the Leimebamba museum with its collection of 200 mummies, and …
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The Cathedral in Cusco
$1,949
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Inti Raymi Festival

8 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Festivals, Land, Local Market
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people converge on Cusco from around the world to partake in the second largest festival in South America. Inti Raymi, the Festival of the Sun, is a weeklong celebration marking the beginning of the Incan New Year. This tour focuses on the festival and the days …
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Fortress at Kuelap ruins
$1,895
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Hike Chachapoyas

5 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Horseback Riding, Land
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the lost civilization of Chachapoyas. This trip in northern Peru features visits to the huge mountaintop temple and fortress of Kuelap, the Leimebamba museum with its collection of 200 mummies, and the Revash tombs. There is an optional hike to Gocta Falls, the world's third tallest …
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