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Explorer Line -
Highlands and Caribbean

(13 Days)

Lima | Yucay | Cusco | Puno | Bogota | Cartagena

Dates

06.01.2018 20.01.2018 17.02.2018 03.03.2018
31.03.2018 07.04.2018 12.05.2018 19.05.2018
09.06.2018 14.07.2018 18.08.2018 08.09.2018
22.09.2018 13.10.2018 24.11.2018 04.01.2019
18.01.2019 01.02.2019 08.02.2019 15.03.2019
29.03.2019 26.04.2019 10.05.2019 24.05.2019
07.06.2019 28.06.2019 05.07.2019 06.09.2019
20.09.2019 11.10.2019 15.11.2019

Description

Please note: from January 2019 the tour will start in Lima on Fridays, with slight changes in the itinerary. The travel time remains the same. If you are interested in our new itinerary please contact us!

Day Routing
01 Sat Lima

Arrival in Lima and transfer to the hotel.

02 Sun Lima - Cusco - Yucay

Flight to Cusco. Transfer to the hotel located in the Sacred Valley. On the way visit the Chincero community and the Sunday market of Chinchero. Continue to “El Mirador de Racchi” for a splendid view of the Sacred Valley. Inclusive typical lunch.

03 Mon Yucay

Optional half day excursions in the morning can be booked on site:
Optional: Visit of the Pisac Market
Optional: Visit the ruins of Moray and Maras
Optional: Rafting on the Urubamba river
Optional: Biking through the Sacred Valley
Optional: Hiking from Ollantaytambo to Cachicata
In the afternoon visit of the ruins of Ollantaytambo.

04 Tue Yucay - Machu Picchu - Cusco

Full day excursion by Vistadome train to visit the Incan site of Machu Picchu including a guided visit. Return by train and bus to the hotel in Cusco.

05 Wed Cusco

Half day city tour in Cusco including the ruins around Cusco like Sacsayhuaman.

06 Thu Cusco - Puno

Transfer to the bus station. Panoramic drive in public bus to Puno (Seat-in). Lunch included. Transfer to the hotel.

07 Fri Puno - Lima

Full day boat excursion on Lake Titicaca to visit the Uros Indians and Taquile Island (Seat-in) incl. lunch. Transfer to the airport of Juliaca and flight to Lima. Transfer to the hotel.

08 Sat Lima

City tour including the modern and colonial part and visit to Larco Herrera Museum and San Francisco Convent.

09 Sun Lima - Bogota

Transfer to the airport and flight to Bogota in Colombia. Transfer to the hotel.

10 Mon Bogota

In the morning city tour in Bogota including the colonial part, the Gold Museum and the Fernando Botero Museum. In the afternoon visit to the salt cathedral Zipaquira.

11 Tue Bogota - Cartagena

Transfer to the airport and flight to Cartagena. Transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon city tour including visit of La Popa monastery as well as the convent San Pedro Claver, photo stop at fortress San Felipe and walking tour through the wonderful colonial city center.

12 Wed Cartagena

Day at leisure for visits to the colonial city or the beaches.

13 Thu Cartagena

Transfer to the airport. End of the roundtrip and departure flight or post-tour.

Extensions

For individual extensions we recommend follow Pre–tours:
"Iquitos, Amazon"
"Northern Peru"
"Paracas & Nazca"

or Post–tours:
"Beach extension Cartagena"

or request any further custamized extension package.