Machu Picchu to the Galapagos

Nov. 28-Dec. 13, 2017 [waitlist only]

Tour Details

Number of days: 
15
Cost: 
$8, 593 (including airfare from SFO)
Activity Level: 
Active
Max Passengers: 
24
Tour Operator: 
Odysseys Unlimited
Tour Brochure 
Tour Description 
  • Enjoy a guided tour of colonial Lima and the Larco Herrera Museum, noted for its collection of pre-Columbian pottery.
  • Explore the beautiful Sacred Valley, a region of Inca sites and indigenous villages, and attend a native offering ceremony.
  • Discover Machu Picchu, “Lost City of the Incas,” and stay at the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge, just 20 yards from the entrance to the ruins.
  • Savor two guided visits to Machu Picchu.
  • Tour Cuzco—archaeological hub of the Americas, the continent’s oldest continuously inhabited city, and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • In the Galapagos stay for four nights at the Royal Palm Hotel set in the lush highlands of Santa Cruz Island.
  • Enjoy privately chartered day cruises to various islands, including North Seymour and South Plazas, accompanied by an expert naturalist guide.
  • Visit the Darwin Research Station and enjoy opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, and nature walks.
  • Observe the iconic Galapagos wildlife: giant tortoises, iguanas, sea lions, and Blue-footed Boobies and abundant bird life.
  • Straddle two hemispheres at the Middle of the World Monument in Quito.
  • Enjoy a city tour of Quito.