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Spend two weeks not worrying about what to do next. We will have everything taken care of for you, but you wont feel rushed or overscheduled. Includes an amazing 4 days in the Amazon, hiking the Inca Trail, and an overnight with a local family on Lake Titicaca.Rentals Sleeping Bags Air Mats Walking Sticks Flights
Day 1 : Flight to Puerto Maldonado (Flight arrangements must be before 13:00 hours )
We will transfer you back to the airport for your morning flight to Puerto Maldonado. Please send us your flight information. This is not included. Upon arrival, you will be met at the airport by your naturalist guide and transferred to a dugout canoe for the trip up the Tambopata River to the lodge. On the journey, the vegetation changes from colonized deforested areas to virgin rain forest. A box lunch is provided on board. Once you arrive, you’ll be offered a welcome drink and meet the rest of the staff. In the late afternoon, you set off for an introductory walk into the “terra firme” forest behind the lodge (trail two), dominated by giant Brazil-nut and Dipteryx trees. Frequently seen mammals on this trail are Saddle-back Tamarins, Brown Capuchins, Agoutis, Pacas, Blue-Morpho butterflies, Trogons, Toucans and many other species of birds. After dinner, there will be a night walk to find nocturnal animals or insects by the eye-shine, a specialization for increasing the light and to see better. About 50 percent of the animals in the rain forest are nocturnal.
Day 2 : Hike to Lake Condenado
After an early breakfast, you and your nature guide will board the motorized canoe, once again. You will partake in a short journey to the trail head to begin a morning’s exploration by foot and paddle canoe of the lake system of Condenado, which is rich in bird and aquatic life. A family of Giant Otters lives in the vicinity of the lake and is often observed. Birds to look forward to are: Rufescent Tiger-herons, Great Egrets, Wattled Jacanas, Hoatzin, and the noisy Donacobius, among many others. Remember to bring your hat and sunscreen, for there is no shade out on the water. You will return to the lodge in time for lunch. The afternoon is for exploring the forest close to the lodge (with or without your guide) or relaxing and bathing in the Gallucunca (a cool clear stream beside the lodge). After dark, you will go searching for caiman (alligators) and other nocturnal animals by motorized canoe along the Tambopata River.
Day 3 : Hike to Lake Sachavacayoc (tapir Lake)
After an early breakfast, you will take a short boat ride down river to the trail head. Here, you will embark on a longer trail which leads to a spectacular hidden lake, requiring the crossing of streams and swampy ground, past the giant Lupuna trees (Kings of the Jungle), which abound in this part of the forest. On the walk you are introduced to more aspects of the forest and its animals. At the lake itself, it is possible to spot the elusive Black Caiman and Giant Otters. We will return for lunch. The afternoon is free for relaxation and bathing.
Day 4 : Journey to Cusco
Your morning activities will be based on when your flight is leaving Puerto Maldonado. Try to schedule your flight departing around noon. If time allows, you will enjoy the morning watching the wildlife, that is particularly active at this time, often the sounds of howler monkeys surround you. When you are ready, you will make your way back to the airport for your next adventure.
Please send us your flight arrangements (arrange around lunchtime).
Once you arrive to Cusco, we will welcome you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day will be free to explore Cusco.
Day 5 : City Tour
Your afternoon, private tour of the city will begin at 1 p.m. It will leave from your hotel and visit Cathedral , Koricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Quenqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara. This tour ends around 6.30 p.m. We will return you to Hotel.
Day 6 : Sacred Valley Tour
This is a private full day tour will begins at 8 a.m. from your hotel. You will visit an Alpaca farm, Pisaq market, Pisaq ruins, and Ollantaytambo ruins. It will end around 6 p.m. and we will return you back to your hotel. In the evening, you will go to the Alpaca Expeditions office where we will brief you for your trek.
Day 7 : Km 82: the Inca Trail
Today you will begin your Inca trail trek, group tour. After an early wake up, you will drive to Km 82, the trailhead, and start the trek. You will see views of Inca ruins, valleys, waterfalls and of course, snow capped peaks.
Day 8 : Dead Woman’s Pass: the Inca Trail
Today, we will survive the two highest peaks on the Inca trail and see views from the tops of the mountains. We will also visit some spectacular ruins along the way.
Day 9 : Wiñay Wayna: the Inca Trail
While, today is the shortest day of hiking, it is the most beautiful one. We will hike in the morning and then lunch will be at the final campsite. In the afternoon, we will visit the most famous ruins, called Wiñay Wayna. There will be plenty of time to explore. Throughout the day, you will walk around 3,000 steps down. In the evening, you will say goodbye to your porters.
Day 10 : Machu Picchu
After an early wake up and breakfast, we will walk to the Sun Gate and following, to Machu Picchu. You will get there around 7: 30 a.m. and will then, begin your two hour guided tour. There will be plenty of time afterwards, to explore on your own. If you have a Huayna Picchu ticket, your guide will direct you to your climb. Afterwards, you will take the bus down to Aguas Calientes and take an afternoon expedition (tourist) train, at either 2:55 p.m. or 4:20 p.m. to Ollantaytambo. You will be transferred back to your hotel in Cusco.
Day 11 : Journey to Puno
After early an breakfast, we will transfer you to the bus station, where you will take the tourist bus. This is a full day ride, to Puno. You will enjoy stops along the way and visit some Inca and pre-Inca ruins. When you arrive to Puno, our representative will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel.
Day 12 : Lake Titicaca: The Floating Island
We will pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to the lake's port. You will begin your group lake boat tour to the floating islands of Uros, where you will have time to explore. Following, you will take a boat to the next island to stay with a local family. Tonight will be a basic accommodation, but a memorable one, as you will be surrounded by a nice family. This will allow for an opportunity to see how the indigenous people of the lake live. In the afternoon, you will climb to the mountain to watch the sunset and party with the locals.
Day 13 : Lake Titicaca: Taquile Island
You will have an early breakfast with the family and take a boat to the next islands called Taquile. You will learn about agriculture and textile of local people. You will return to Puno around 4:30 p.m. and transfer to your hotel.
Day 14 : Goodbye
When you are ready, we will transfer you to Juliaca’s Airport for departure. Please send us your flight arrangements.
|No of pax||Age Limit||Price per pax (Rs)|
|Adult||Above 12 years||$ 2160 / Adult|
* Mentioned prices may vary depending upon date of travel, hotel availability, surge pricing and seasonal rush.
|City||Hotel Name||Star Rating|
|Tambopata||Hotel Tambopata Eco Lodge||
|Cusco||Hotel Rumi Punku||
|Puno||Hotel Hotel Tierra Viva Puno||
Payment Terms & Methods :
* Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount
* Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.
Cancellation & Refund Policy :
* Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
* Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.
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