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Treasures of Peru

Nov. 2–12, 2020

Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited


Activity Level: Active

Please note: This trip involves considerable walking uphill, on uneven terrain, and at sites of ancient ruins. You should be in good physical condition to enjoy the tour to the fullest. In addition, the high altitude of Lake Titicaca (12,500 feet) and Cuzco (11,150 feet) could pose problems for travelers with certain health conditions. You should consult with your physician if you have concerns.

To be added to our Advance Interest list for this tour, please call us at 206-685-9276 or email us at uwaatour@uw.edu by Jan. 7

A land of treasures archaeological, cultural, and natural, Peru draws those eager to learn about the distant past — and encounter a fascinating present of colonial and indigenous influences. As our small group takes in some of the country’s highlights — Cuzco, Machu Picchu, and Lake Titicaca — we marvel at the riches of an intriguing land somewhat off the beaten path.

Highlights

  • Lima touring including historic Casa Aliaga
  • Visit to Larco Herrera Museum
  • Historic Cuzco
  • Cuzco’s Incan ruins
  • Sacred Valley touring
  • Visit to Indian market in Pisac
  • Lunch in the home of a Cuzco family
  • Two guided visits to ruins at Machu Picchu
  • Scenic drive from Cuzco to Lake Titicaca
  • Full-day tour of Lake Titicaca

Itinerary

Day 1: Depart U.S. for Lima, Peru

Day 2: Lima

Day 3: Lima/Cuzco/Sacred Valley

Day 4: Sacred Valley

Day 5: Sacred Valley/Machu Picchu/Aguas Calientes

Day 6: Machu Picchu/Cuzco

Day 7: Cuzco

Day 8: Cuzco/Puno

Day 9: Puno/Lake Titicaca

Day 10: Puno/Lima/Depart for U.S.

Day 11: Arrive U.S.

Optional Post-Tour Extension: 

Spend four days and four nights in the Amazon Rainforest.

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details:

Land Only: TBA
With Group Air from Seattle: TBA
Single Supplement: TBA

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Peru is amazing, and I can't think of a more comprehensive, enjoyable introduction than the one we experienced.
Liz C. ‘68

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