Mysteries of Peru Sept 24-Oct 7, 2019
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**Older students welcome if accompanied
Sept 24-Oct 7, 2019 14 day/13 night Tour
$3,275 per person, double occupancy
$3,195 per person, triple or quad occupancy
$3,835 per person, single occupancy
*Initial deposit of $500 per person to reserve.
**2nd payment of $1500 due May 15, 2019.
**Balance of trip due July 10, 2019.
*RT Air from SLC to Lima, Peru
*1 night stay in Lima
*3 interior flights
*Humanitarian visits to local school and church
*5 nights in the incredible Spanish Colonial city of Cusco
(Including city tour)
*3 nights in jungle lodge in Amazon Basin
*Sacred Valley of the Incas—Pisac and ruins of Sacsaywaman and
*2 day tour to Puno with tour of manmade reed islands on Lake Titicaca
(With stops at Andahuaylillas, Raqchi, Pucara on route from Lima)
*City Tour of Lima, including museum and Church of San Francisco
*All hotels and 20+ meals
*One night at Aguas Calientes (near Machupicchu)
*Entrance and guides to all ruins, including train to Machupicchu
This is a short version of our itinerary. We will be packing a LOT into
this tour so get rested up!
Day 1--Flight from SLC to Lima, Peru
Day 2, 3, 4--Flight to Amazon Basin of Peru (Puerto Maldonado area)
3 nights at a jungle lodge where we will stay in private bungalows, have
nature tours, animal sightings, night safari looking for caiman and other
animals, parrot spotting, jungle lake tour, monkey island, visiting native community, etc.
Day 5, 6, 7--Travel to Cusco, capital of the Inca.. tour Temple of the Sun, Visit museums, and several smaller Inca sites using Cusco as our base city. We
plan to visit a rural school as well, where we will take humanitarian supplies, etc.
Day 8--Travel to the Sacred Valley where we will visit Ccochahausi, an animal
refuge where you will see local Peruvian animals including the amazing condor.
We will visit a market in Pisac. Also on the itinerary for today will be Urubamba (buffet lunch included), Incan ruins of Ollantaytambo, where we will catch a
train to Aguas Calientes, the closest town to the spectacular city of Machu
Day 9--Machu Picchu tour. Optional: Climb Huaynapicchu..(this could be
one of the most amazing things you'll ever do :) Then catch the train back
Day 10-- Free day in Cusco. Your choice of activities.. Wander the streets of this fascinating cobblestoned city and possibly see some local museums where you can check out Incan artifacts and also some mummies, rest, etc.
Day 11--Tourist bus to Puno (Lake Titicaca) Along the way visiting ruins of Raqchi and Andahuaylillas. We will have a buffet lunch on the way.
Day 12--Tour of Lake Titicaca where we will visit the fascinating reed islands constructed by the Uros Indians and see how they live there. (We will visit chuch community located on these reed islands as well)
Day 13--Fly back to Lima, have a city tour, visit local sites, one of which is the 500 year old Francisco Church (complete with catacombs!). Late night flight back to SLC
Day 14--Arrive in Salt Lake City