La Paz to Cuzco Overview

Discover Incan heartlands on this Overland Bolivia and Peru tour. Travel from La Paz to Cuzco and take in Lake Titicaca, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu.

    • 12
    • GDOO
    • 4.75 out of 5
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $930
      CAD $950
      AUD $970
      EUR €710
      GBP £580
      NZD $1,150
      ZAR R8,830
      CHF FR830
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $850
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,730*
      CAD $1,801*
      AUD $1,854*
      EUR €1,325*
      GBP £1,110*
      NZD $2,198*
      ZAR R16,879*
      CHF FR1,588*
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Trip Validity

  • 2011-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Discover Incan heartlands on this Overland Bolivia and Peru tour

Journey through the Inca heartlands on this express Overland tour of Bolivia and Peru. Unlock the secrets of the mystic sights as you hike along historic Inca pathways, discover isolated islands dotting Lake Titicaca, ramble over the ruins of Machu Picchu and explore the streets of Cuzco. From the breathtaking altitude of La Paz to the once mighty Inca capital of Cuzco, discover the history and beauty of these two great nations on this unforgettable trip.

  • Climb through the jumble of twisting streets in La Paz
  • Discover the remote beauty of the Island of the Sun
  • Explore the floating Uros reed islands
  • Set sail on the waters of Lake Titicaca
  • Discover the mystery of crumbling Machu Picchu
  • Go hiking in the footsteps of the Incas
  • Visit Cuzco, a delightful 'city in the clouds' of Peru

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    La Paz, Bolivia
  • Finish:

    Cuzco, Peru
  • Group size:

    Min 4 , Max 22
  • Ages:

    Min 18
  • Meals:

    All meals when camping
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with facilities) (3 nts), Hotel (8 nts)
  • Transport:

    Boat, Overland vehicle, Train
  • Included activities:

    Alternative Inca Trail and Quechua Community trek, Cuzco Visitor Ticket, Isla del Sol boat trip, Machu Picchu guided tour, Sillustani Ruins and Museum w/Guide, Tour of the Sacred Valley, Sacsayhuaman and Ollantaytambo, Uros Island boat trip on Lake Titicaca

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    346kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. You need to choose whether you wish to hike the Classic Inca Trail or the Quechua Community Trek at the time of booking. If you do not indicate a preference, the Quechua Community Trek will be confirmed automatically. Classic Inca Trail permits are sold on a request basis only. Once deposit is paid and passport details provided, Intrepid will endeavour to secure a permit for you. If Classic Inca Trail permits are unavailable by the time you book, you will be booked on the Quechua Community Trek instead. The Classic Inca Trail closes in February to allow cleaning and restoration works. If the trek portion of your trip starts in February you will be automatically booked to hike the Quechua Community Trek . Should you choose not to hike at all, please let us know in writing at the time of booking so alternative arrangements can be made. Without this prior warning, local fees may apply. 2. Please note that this trip requires minimum numbers to depart, and may be cancelled up until 56 days prior to departure. The places showing on the dates and availability page are an indication only so please contact Intrepid to check if your preferred date will depart before making any final arrangements, such as booking non-changeable flights.

  • Trip price from

    USD $930
    CAD $950
    AUD $970
    EUR €710
    GBP £580
    NZD $1,150
    ZAR R8,830
    CHF FR830
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  • Total price from

    USD $1,730*
    CAD $1,801*
    AUD $1,854*
    EUR €1,325*
    GBP £1,110*
    NZD $2,198*
    ZAR R16,879*
    CHF FR1,588*
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    USD $144
    CAD $150
    AUD $154
    EUR €110
    GBP £92
    NZD $183
    ZAR R1,406
    CHF FR132
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La Paz to Cuzco Summary

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Day 1 La Paz

Built in a canyon, the unique and bewtiching city of La Paz is filled with steep, cobbled streets, fascinating markets, evident tradition and captivating sights.

Days 2-3 Copacabana

A lovely little town situated between two hills and looking out over Lake Titicaca, Copacabana has beautiful scenery and coastline, great eateries and a fascinating religious culture.

Day 4 Lake Titicaca/Puno

Puno is a colourful town on the Peruvian shores of Lake Titicaca, expect to see traditionally dressed locals, chaotic markets and, if lucky enough, even dancing in the streets.

Days 5-6 Cuzco

Cuzco is the gateway to Machu Picchu and a city with majestic architecture, impressive ruins, a lively town centre and cultural significance around every cobblestone corner.

Days 7-10 Quechua Community Trek/Classic Inca Trail

Winding around mountains, through valleys and up steep slopes, the iconic Inca Trail is a series of beautiful vistas and challenging hikes all the way to Machu Picchu.

Days 11-12 Machu Picchu/Cuzco

Built sometime in the 15th century and rediscovered in 1911, the staggering ruins of Machu Picchu were thought to be an estate for the Incan emperor, Pachacuti. A World Heritage site set amongst red-green hills with ruins scattered close by, Cuzco is impressive in every way - be it history, culture, nightlife or architecture.
    • 12
    • GDOO
    • 4.75 out of 5
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $930
      CAD $950
      AUD $970
      EUR €710
      GBP £580
      NZD $1,150
      ZAR R8,830
      CHF FR830
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $850
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,730*
      CAD $1,801*
      AUD $1,854*
      EUR €1,325*
      GBP £1,110*
      NZD $2,198*
      ZAR R16,879*
      CHF FR1,588*
      *
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    • Overland
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‡ As our kitty is flexible the indicated amount is indicative only - please click here to view the kitty amount for your departure date.