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Peru Adventure & Galapagos Cruise

Explore Peru and cruise the Galápagos Islands on a 14 day journey from Guayaquil to Lima. Enjoy daily excursions & witness unique wildlife in the Galápagos.

14 Day
From (AUD)
$ 15,995
  • 2018 Guayaquil > Lima

    Gifts of the gods

    This lovely 14 day journey showcases the very best of Peru and Ecuador, from the extraordinary wildlife to ancient treasures that defy description. Uncover the essence of a very special part of the world.

    Spend four beautiful days cruising around the incredible archipelago that is the Galápagos Islands, a rare sanctuary for an astonishing array of diverse animal and bird life. You’ll spend hours exploring, wrapped up in the splendour of nature, before returning to your expedition cruise ship. Peru’s many wonders are yours for the taking on the second part of this journey. An archaeological wonderland, you’ll spend time in the Sacred Valley before ascending via rail to the incredible ruins of Machu Picchu. This ancient Incan city will have you in its thrall as you explore at leisure, before you make your way to the pretty city of Cuzco.

    Tour Code:

    SGI

    Duration:

    14 Days

    Departure City:

    Guayaquil

    Return City:

    Lima

  • 14 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Guayaquil
      Highlights:
      Welcome

      Your journey into wonder begins in colourful Ecuador. Stay overnight in Guayaquil.

    • Day 2 - Guayaquil > Galápagos Islands
      Highlights:
      Embark on Galápagos adventure

      Today fly to the Galápagos Islands and settle into your air-conditioned stateroom on board your home for the next four nights, the Santa Cruz II. Each day you will take morning and afternoon excursions by Zodiac with the opportunity to snorkel and even kayak. Depending on the season you’ll witness different species of birds and marine life including the Galápagos giant tortoise.

      Sundowners

      This evening raise your glass and toast the days ahead as the sun sets over the ocean.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Galápagos Islands
      Highlights:
      Cruising the Galápagos

      Cruise the Galápagos Islands and enjoy morning and afternoon excursions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Galápagos Islands
      Highlights:
      Cruising the Galápagos

      Cruise the Galápagos Islands and enjoy morning and afternoon excursions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Galápagos Islands
      Highlights:
      Cruising the Galápagos

      Cruise the Galápagos Islands and enjoy morning and afternoon excursions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Galápagos Islands > Lima
      Highlights:
      Fly to Lima

      Bid a fond farewell to the crew as you disembark and fly to Lima for an overnight stay.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 7 - Lima > Sacred Valley
      Highlights:
      Enrich: Delicious Andean feast

      Fly to Cuzco, then travel to the Sacred Valley for your three night Special Stay.

      Enrich

      Marvel at the display of the ‘dancing’ Paso horses before a delicious Andean feast at Hacienda Huayoccari.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 8 - Sacred Valley
      Highlights:
      Culture and history

      With more than 20 small group activities on offer you can choose one that best suits your style. From colourful Pisac to the Inca Salt Pans you will encounter the culture and history of the valley.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - Sacred Valley
      Highlights:
      Sundowners

      A second day of exploration awaits you in the Sacred Valley. Whatever activity you choose, your senses will be awakened.

      Sundowners

      Celebrate with drinks and canapés accompanied by the soothing sounds of local musicians.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - Sacred Valley > Machu Picchu
      Highlights:
      Ancient Inca site

      Take a rail journey to World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu then spend a full day at the ancient Inca site. Enjoy an overnight stay in Machu Picchu.

      Inca Trail Trek - Choose to take an optional full day walking trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Enquire for details (additional cost).

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Machu Picchu > Cuzco
      Highlights:
      Experience the Vistadome train

      Explore the village of Machu Picchu this morning at your leisure. Marvel at the spectacular views from the glass dome carriages on your rail journey. Continue to the charming city of Cuzco and your luxurious hotel set in the heart of the historic centre. Enjoy a two night Special Stay.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 12 - Cuzco
      Highlights:
      Enrich: Visit the community school; Discover Cuzco; Freechoice dining

      Discover the former capital of the Incan Empire on your walking tour and uncover the history of this World Heritage-listed Site.

      Enrich

      Visit a community school supported by Scenic and learn about their traditional way of life.

      FreechoiceDining

      Tonight sample elegant à la carte dining at El Tupay restaurant or dine on a menu showcasing delicious fusion cuisine in the intimate Cicciolina restaurant. Alternatively, dine at the elegant MAP Café and sample a range of delicious cuisine from their extensive menu.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Day 13 - Cuzco > Lima
      Highlights:
      Fly to Lima

      Fly to Lima for an overnight stay.

      Meals included: Breakfast

    • Day 14 - Lima
      Highlights:
      Farewell

      Say farewell as you transfer to Lima airport taking a lifetime of wonderful memories with you.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Scenic highlights
    • 2 exclusive Enrich experiences
    • Your choice of 3 Freechoice dining options
    • 2 Sundowner events
    • 2 memorable Special Stays
    • Galápagos expedition cruise
    • 30 meals – 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 9 dinners