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Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands
Combining two of South America’s greatest wonders, this tour takes you from the ruins of Machu Picchu to the enchanting Galápagos Islands for an unforgettable once in a lifetime experience.
- Style: Private Tour
- Duration: 13 days/12 nights
- Starts in: Lima
Guide Price £5979
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Machu picchu
- Galápagos islands
Day 1 Lima, Peru
Upon arrival transfer to your hotel.
Day 2 Lima to the Sacred Valley
Fly to Cusco and drive through scenic countryside to the Sacred Valley. En route stop at Awanacancha to see traditional weaving techniques.
Day 3 Sacred Valley
Explore the beautiful scenery of this charming region. Visit the bustling markets at Pisac and discover the fascinating ruins of the Inca citadel of Ollantaytambo on a full day tour.
Day 4 Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu
Take the train to the town of Aguas Calientes and continue by bus to Machu Picchu. On arrival enjoy a guided tour of the magical ruins of the ‘Lost City of the Incas’.
Day 5 Machu Picchu to Cusco
This morning there is time to further explore Machu Picchu at your leisure before travelling back to Cusco by train and road.
Day 6 Cusco
See the city’s highlights and surrounding Inca ruins, including the hilltop fortress of Sacsayhuamán, on a half day city tour.
Day 7 Cusco to Quito, Ecuador
Fly to Quito via Lima. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure in Ecuador’s pretty capital.
Day 8 Quito
Explore the cobbled streets of Quito’s delightful old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, visit the Equatorial Monument, marking latitude 0° and the divide between the northen and southern hemispheres.
Day 9 Quito to the Galápagos Islands
Today fly to the Galápagos Islands and board the Santa Cruz II to start exploring this remarkable destination.
Days 10-12 Galápagos Islands
With three full days in the spectacular Galápagos Islands, enjoy daily excursions with your naturalist guide. Their expert knowledge and enthusiasm will enhance this wonderful experience. Discover the diverse and unique wildlife of this beautiful archipelago on land, by boat and kayak or by snorkelling in the crystal clear waters.
Day 13 Galápagos Islands to Guayaquil
Enjoy a final glimpse of the Galápagos Islands before flying to Guayaquil for your onward travel arrangements. A combination of private transfers and shared sightseeing excursions Trains and flights as detailed Galápagos National Park fee & transit card
Additional Options:Upgrade to enjoy private sightseeing excursions on days 2-8 from £275pp.
Your Bespoke Tour can depart on any day you please.
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- 8 nights hotel accommodation & 4 nights on Santa Cruz II
- 12 breakfasts, 6 lunches & 5 dinners
- International flights
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