Galapagos & Peru Adventure Itinerary

Visit South America and travel to the Galapagos Islands, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia. Visit Quito, San Cristobal, Lima, the Inca Trail, Cuzco and the Amazon Jungle.

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Day 1 Quito

Arrive in Ecuador and explore picturesque Quito on foot.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 2-3 Isla San Cristobal

Fly to the Galapagos Islands and cycle around Isla San Cristobal, stopping at the Interpretation Center to learn the history of the Galapagos.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 4-6 Isla Floreana/Isla Isabela

Glimpse dolphins and albatross on the way to Isla Isabela, via Isla Floreana. Scale the Sierra Negra volcano, visit a breeding centre for the giant tortoise and see the convict-built Wall of Tears.
ACCOM: Hotel - 3

Days 7-8 Isla Santa Cruz

Greet the day kayaking in pristine waters in search of the Galapagos penguin and other wonderful creatures, before making tracks to Isla Santa Cruz. Visit the interesting and informative Charles Darwin Research Station to meet the breeds of tortoises and land iguanas brought back from the brink of extinction, then head to the white sands of Tortuga Bay to swim and see the quirky marine iguanas playing in the breakers.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Day 9 Quito

Farewell the Galapagos Islands and return to the mainland of Ecuador.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 10 Lima

Fly to Peru and enjoy an orientation walk of Lima.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 11-12 Amazon Jungle

Fly to Puerto Maldonado then travel by motorised canoe into the dense forest of the Amazon.

Day 13 Cuzco

Enjoy free time in charming Cuzco.

Day 14 Sacred Valley/Ollantaytambo

Visit a local community in the Sacred Valley then journey to the ancient town of Ollantaytambo.

Days 15-18 Inca Trail/Machu Picchu/Cuzco

Hike with a local guide across high plateaux and through cloud forests to stunning Machu Picchu.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 3

Day 19 Cuzco

Get reacquainted with Cuzco.

Days 20-22 Puno/Lake Titicaca

Travel to Puno on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Visit the floating Uros Islands and enjoy a homestay.
ACCOM: Homestay - 1

Days 23-24 La Paz

Hit the streets of La Paz to celebrate this incredible journey.